Streets Ahead Estate Agents are delighted to offer for sale this large Victorian Villa located within the historic Newport and St Stephen’s area close to the town centre of Launceston, on the crossroads of Devon and Cornwall. The property features from the 1871 Werrington Estate catalogue as being "sturdily stone built". The current accommodation comprises of a spacious entrance hallway, three sitting rooms, large kitchen/dining room, ground floor en-suite shower room, large open first floor landing, six double-bedrooms, two first floor bath/shower rooms, two cloakrooms with W.C. and basin with many fitted cupboards and wardrobes throughout. Off the rear entrance lobby is a utility room, with additional storage and plumbing for sink and washing appliances.
There are four separate entrance doors, all uPVC, and double glazing throughout the property, with the exception of the half landing original timber curved style feature window overlooking the Georgian style stairwell. Due to the excellent location for travellers to Cornwall and Devon and being situated minutes from both Bodmin Moor and the picturesque Dartmoor, the present owner has successfully established the property as a desirable Airbnb guest house, with two available suites, receiving first rate reviews. There is a pair of connected double rooms on the first floor, and a self-contained apartment on the ground floor with its own entrance and adjacent parking space, one of three parking spaces within the high steel railings, accessed via wide lockable sliding gates.
With so many rooms, a purchasers options are many and varied and the guest accommodation could be doubled, still leaving the large master bedroom, kitchen/diner and main living room private. Externally there is a stone walled enclosed Cornish slate paved open yard, with a raised decked area and timber pergola to the rear facing southwest, together with a south facing seating area next to the rear porches.
From the house there are southerly views of the famous Launceston Norman castle, immediate access to all local amenities and the Devonshire beaches are little more than a half hour drive away. As there is no local mains gas, the central heating is oil-fired throughout and the present owner has installed Economy 7 off peak electric supply. There are two Satellite dishes with a mains TV aerial.
The property is band B for local council tax and is offered to sale with NO ONWARD CHAIN! EPC Rating: F Read more