Altarnun, Launceston


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A Grade II Listed former chapel with a wealth of character features in the heart of this popular moorland village. Sitting room, kitchen/breakfast/dining room, 3 bedrooms and rear garden. No Onward Chain.


Situated in the heart of the popular moorland village of Altarnun with a post office located in the village hall catering for day to day needs and a beautiful Church which is known affectionately as 'The Cathedral on the Moor'. At Five Lanes, approx. 0.5 miles away, you will find the Kings Head public house and local primary school. A more comprehensive range of facilities can be found at Launceston, with its excellent range of shopping facilities including 24-hour supermarket, M&S Food Hall, doctors', dentists' and veterinary surgeries, leisure centre and two testing 18 hole golf courses, together with numerous sporting and social clubs. The vital A30 can be accessed at Five Lanes, which links the cathedral cities of Truro and Exeter. At Exeter is access to the M5 network, main line rail station serving London Paddington and an international airport. The city port of Plymouth is some 24 miles.


An impressive Grade II Listed former chapel offering a wealth of charm and character features and generous versatile accommodation.


The accommodation is clearly illustrated on the floorplan overleaf and briefly comprises: Front door which leads into the entrance hall with doors to the accommodation. The sitting room has a feature exposed stone wall with a 36 pane sash window and a coal effect electric fire with surround. The kitchen/breakfast room comprises a range of base and wall mounted units, space and plumbing for appliances, Butler style sink, space for a range style cooker, 36 pane sash window to the front, exposed wooden flooring and a stable door to the rear. The kitchen extends into the dining room with a woodburner set on raised hearth. There are 3 bedrooms, 2 with built-in wardrobes and a bathroom comprising WC, 2 wash hand basins, panelled bath with electric shower over and built-in airing cupboard.


Large granite steps with cast iron railings lead up to the front of the property with storage underneath, housing the LPG bottles. Double doors opens into the basement underneath the property, which could offer a range of uses, subject to gaining the necessary consents, or continued to be used as storage. A side door from the basement leads to steps past the kitchen door and through to the mature and enclosed rear garden which offers a range of trees, shrubs and a level lawned area. There is also a paved patio area with summer house.


Mains electricity, drainage and water. Oil fired central heating. LPG for cooking. Please note the agents have not inspected or tested these services. The property is sold subject to all local authority charges.


Strictly by prior appointment with the vendor's appointed agents, Stags.


From Launceston take the A30 west towards Bodmin, passing through Kennards House, Two Bridges and Plusha. Leave the dual carriageway signposted Five Lanes and proceed down the slip road to a mini-roundabout taking the third exit back under the A30. At the T-junction turn left and almost immediately first right into Five Lanes, taking a left hand turn to Altarnun, opposite the Kings Head public house car park. Proceed into the village of Altarnun where the property will be found on the right hand side identified by a for sale board.

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Kensey House, 18 Western Road, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 7AS

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