Darite, Liskeard


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  • Bedrooms: 3
Mid-terraced character cottage with equestrian yard, paddock and direct access to moorland outriding. 3 Bedrooms, kitchen/dining room, sitting room and garage and well-fenced paddock. PP for an extension. EPC Band D. 2.36 Acres in all.


The property lies in a small hamlet close to the peaceful village of Darite which offers direct access to fine, moorland outriding. Situated behind the property is the English Heritage site of Trethevy Quoit, a neolithic 'dolmen' chamber. The village is less than a mile away with a primary school and public house on the outskirts. 3 miles from the property is the village of Pensilva with a general store and primary school. The market town of Liskeard is approximately 3 miles to the south and has an excellent range of shopping facilities as well as doctors', dentists' and veterinary surgeries, a leisure centre and a mainline rail station serving London Paddington (via Plymouth). At Plymouth there is an excellent range of facilities including department stores, cinemas, university, a deep water marina and a cross channel ferry port serving northern France and Spain.


A 3 bedroom mid-terraced cottage, believed to date back to the 1800's, constructed of stone under a slate roof with an enclosed rear patio, a detached garage and an off-lying equestrian yard with paddock. The property enjoys character features such as slate floors and beamed ceilings. Planning permission has been granted on App No: PA18/11425 for a single storey extension to open out the kitchen and include a dining room along with the utility/wc.


The accommodation is illustrated on the floorplan overleaf and briefly comprises: entrance porch, hallway and the kitchen/dining room which comprises a range of base cupboards with wooden worksurfaces over, a ceramic sink, feature granite fireplace with wood burner, storage cupboard and space for Rangemaster style cooker. Utility room with a Velux window and space and plumbing for white goods. There is an additional WC and wash hand basin and a door from the utility leading to the rear patio. The sitting room has a granite fireplace with multi-fuel burner and windows to the front with slate sills.

Stairs rise from the kitchen to the first floor with 2 double bedrooms, (both benefitting from built-in wardrobes and the master bedroom having a feature, historic fireplace), and a single room with a window to the front of the property. The family bathroom has a wooden panel enclosed bath with power shower over, WC, square ceramic counter top basin and part tiled walls.


To the rear of the property there is an enclosed patio, fenced around and a gate leading to a bridle way running along the rear. There is a DETACHED GARAGE with power and light connected 5.54m x 4.45m (18'2'' x 14'7'') and off road parking opposite the property. A privately owned lane approximately 50m from the property offers additional off road parking spaces. This lane leads to the bridle path and down to the STABLE YARD and adjoining paddock, comprising of an area of hardstanding, a concrete yard, 2 stables and a tack room and a hay store/tractor shed. This has a separately metered water supply and electricity currently provided through a generator.

The land extends to 2.36 acres in all and has stock proof fencing around which has recently been erected.


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


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


From Liskeard, take the B3254 towards Pensilva and Darite. Continue for approximately 4 miles and turn left, signposted towards St Cleer, Darite, Tremar and Crows Nest. After approximately 1.5 miles and at the right hand bend before the 30mph signs, turn left. Follow this road for 0.3 miles and the property will be found slightly past the entrance to Trethevy Quoit on the right hand side.

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Stags - Launceston

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

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