5 St Marys Terrace, Penzance
Sitting on one of Penzances most desirable terraces this four bedroom two bathroom charismatic town house is bursting with unusual features as well as beautiful period detailing. Full of intrigue with spacious rooms, antique tropical hardwood floors, panelling, period fire places and eccentric touches. Whilst full of original features this fascinating property also benefits from a brand new central heating system and double glazed sash windows, along with a sun trap of a garden to the front and very private rear courtyard.
Situated within a short walking distance to Penzance town centre and the Promenade. Directly opposite the beautiful Morrab Gardens. The market town of Penzance offers all amenities including: schools, doctors, churches, banks, shops, restaurants and the famous Jubilee pool and Morrab library. The neighbouring town of Newlyn is approx. 1 mile away. Marazion 3 miles. Sennen, Porthcurno and St.Ives all within a short drive. The railway and bus station are both within walking distance.
Front door with glazed central panel, cornicing, period tiled flooring. Victorian mural. Half glazed door with coloured glass into inner hallway. Dado rail, cornicing.
Sitting Room (4.47m x 3.45m (14'8" x 11'4"))
Double glazed bay window to front with attractive outlook and ornate wood panelling below window. Wooden floors, working fire place with detailed surround, cupboards and arched alcoves to either side. Picture rail, cornicing, vertical radiator. Open plan space through to
Dining Room (4.60m x 4.32m (15'1" x 14'2"))
Wooden floors continue, detailed cornicing, picture rail, period fire surround with shelving and cupboards to either side. Radiator. Half glazed stable door to enclosed courtyard. Under stair storage recess. Half frosted glazed door to
Kitchen (8.46m x 2.29m (27'9" x 7'6"))
Granite steps down. Parquet flooring, stained glass window to side and multipaned shallow bay window with seating area. Space for dishwasher. Wall mounted cupboards and base units with black granite worktop, wood burning stove with oven centrally positioned in the middle of the room.Wood panelling, attractive mosaic and oak parquet flooring, kitchen units with integrated fridge and black granite worktops over, French ceramic sink. 3 small windows to side. Half glazed French doors to enclosed courtyard. Space for electric cooker. Door to rear porch, mosaic tiling continues, door to back service lane. Through to
Utility Room (2.06m x 1.22m (6'9" x 4'0"))
Space for washing machine and freezer, slate floor, lime rendering. Half glazed door to courtyard. W/c.
Stairs rising from inner hallway. Half landing, dado rail. Half frosted panel door into
Bathroom (4.04m x 2.50m (13'3" x 8'2"))
Patterned tiled floor, wood panelling, antique cast iron roll top bath with modern tap and hand held attachment. Heated towel rail, radiator, window to side, w/c, basin with cupboard below, fitted cupboard with shelving. Red brick feature wall.
Bedroom 4 (3.80m x 2.24m (12'6" x 7'4"))
Former phone box red door, wooden floors, wood panelling, Velux window, bespoke bed, window to side, 2 x coloured glass windows to either side. Shower cubicle, electric radiator, Further door to inner void hallway with viewing gallery down into kitchen.
Bedroom 3 (4.22m x 2.95m (13'10" x 9'8"))
Multipaned window to rear with marble seat recess. Fire place with recess to one side, fitted cupboard housing the boiler, radiator, picture rail.
Sitting Room (Bedroom 2) (4.67m x 4.47m (15'4" x 14'8"))
Cornicing, wooden floors, working fire place with wooden surround and recess to one side. Radiator, half glazed French doors through to bedroom 3. Panelled double glazed bay window with attractive outlook over Morrab Gardens and a sea view. Ceiling rose.
Half landing, window to rear.
Bedroom 1 (4.20m x 3.73m (13'9" x 12'3"))
Picture rail, wooden floors, period fire place with surround. Radiator, cupboard to one corner. Double glazed window to front with stunning outlook over Morrab Gardens and across to Newlyn Harbour.
Bathroom 2 (3.05m x 2.95m (10'0" x 9'8"))
Wooden floors, period fireplace, recess with shelves, multipaned window to rear with panelling. w/c, free standing roll top bath.
Attic room (4.40m x 2.57m (14'5" x 8'5"))
3 x Velux windows, sea glimpses, storage into eaves, exposed A frames.
To the front of the property- attractive garden area with low wall boundary. Packed with interesting plants including: active pear tree, huge Agave, Acer and Wisteria. Slate paved area which gets the afternoon and evening sun. The rear courtyard has an ornamental brick wall, paved flooring and very private.