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Price £425,000



3 Bedroom Cottage for sale in FLUSHING

A beautifully extended and modernised three bedroom house with light and bright kitchen/diner, lots of storage and garden, in central Flushing.

Key Features:

  • Three bedroom house located in the popular waterside village of Flushing
  • Light and bright kitchen/diner
  • Extended and modernised
  • Currently a successful holiday let
  • Rear courtyard garden
  • EPC - D

THE LOCATION Flushing is a popular and highly desirable waterside village, a short, year-round, foot ferry ride across the harbour from Falmouth. The village has an active local community and good everyday facilities such as a primary school, church, two pubs, a general store as well as a quayside restaurant.
Flushing, with its public slipway, is ideally placed for access to Falmouth harbour, the Carrick Roads and all tributaries of the River Fal, providing arguably some of the finest sailing waters available. There are several local sailing clubs and a gig rowing club with boathouse. Mylor Harbour is about a mile and a half away and provides excellent facilities including a marina with pontoon and swinging moorings, chandlers and a full range of marine services.
The village is a sociable and inclusive place, popular with those residing permanently and also loved by those requiring a home for holidays. Flushing Arts group has a varied calendar of events and workshops whilst the annual village pantomime provides opportunities for amateur dramatics and fun!

THE PROPERTY A prime example of characterful cottage living within this beautiful village. The original property has been beautifully extended to create a three-bedroom, two-bathroom house which is perhaps more spacious and light than one would expect from a cursory exterior view. Once inside it is hard not to enjoy the property; from cosy lounging areas to relax through to open, light dining spaces to host and entertain. The garden is an enclosed, pretty space large enough for al-fresco dining leading effortlessly from the hub of the house.
Puffin Cottage is currently a much loved holiday home and very profitable holiday let. This is a truly stunning home and an exciting opportunity for any lucky buyer, a perfect waterside primary or secondary home available with no onward chain.


Entering through a panelled door into a vestibule with a cupboard housing the electric meter. Pass through a half glazed panelled door into the living room

LIVING ROOM 24' 11" x 12' 8" (7.59m x 3.86m) It's a lovely and light room with a front aspect sash window illuminating a gorgeous stone feature fire place with fire grate and oak beam lintel with a slate hearth. The double depth room has an under-stair storage cupboard, radiator and night store heater, power points, TV and telephone point. French doors lead into the kitchen diner and a door provides access to the stair case leading to the first floor.

KITCHEN/DINER The kitchen diner is an L shaped room that is light and bright providing access to the rear courtyard garden and ground floor shower room. Also a very handy storage cupboard which is tucked away in the corner of the dining room, not obvious from first glance.

KITCHEN 20' 4" x 7' 1" (6.2m x 2.16m) The kitchen has in a modern cream finish to the doors drawers and eye level units with a roll top granite effect work surface with inset one and a half sink and drainer with mixer tap and porcelain travertine effect flooring. Beko halogen hob inset into the work surface with an extractor above. There is also a built in Zanussi double oven and grill, a dish washer, space and plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tall fridge freezer, the whole kitchen has soft close doors and drawers. There is also a cupboard providing coat and shoe storage with a water meter inside and floor mounted oil boiler. Power points and a tall heated towel rail. Glazed door leading out onto the courtyard garden.

DINING AREA 9' 6" x 9' 1" (2.9m x 2.77m) Flooded with natural light by a ceiling glazed lantern. The floor going through from the dining room into the kitchen has of a lovely slate finish. Radiator, power points and access to a hidden storage cupboard

SHOWER ROOM Located off the kitchen with a double width shower cubicle and white tiled splash back with a Mira ALERO electric shower. Wash hand basin built into the work surface with cupboard beneath and shelving to the side. Low level push button flush WC with hidden cistern. Rear aspect UPVC obscured glazed window. Heated towel rail. Light up mirror and shaver point. Extractor fan.


LANDING Provides access to all three bedrooms and the family bathroom. Cupboard with hanging space. Access to the loft.

MASTER BEDROOM 12' 3" x 12' 3" (3.73m x 3.73m) Front aspect sash window, radiator and night storage heater. Power points and a picture frame rail.

BEDROOM TWO 12' 2" x 6' 2" (3.71m x 1.88m) Rear aspect uPVC double glazed sash window, picture frame rail, radiator and power points.

BEDROOM THREE 10' x 9' 3" (3.05m x 2.82m) Rear and side aspect double glazed windows. Radiator and night store heater. Power points.

BATHROOM Side aspect obscured glazed window. White bathroom suite with bath and shower coming from the main heating system. Low level push button flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rail, radiator and cupboard housing the hot water tank with slatted shelving for airing.

REAR COURTYARD GARDEN A mixture of paved slabs and slate with fencing to one side and Cornish dry-stone walling to the other. The courtyard garden moves away from the property narrowing at the end. There is ample storage for bins, waste and the oil tank for the central heating. There is also a side gate accessing the rear lane.

DIRECTIONS Proceed down St Peters Hill into Flushing, following the road around to your right and passing the slipway into Trefusis Road. The property will be found on your left-hand side just past the Village shop and just before the turning onto the Quay.
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