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Higher Compton, Plymouth

3 Bed
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1 Bath
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1 Reception
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1 Kitchen
£220,000
Description
Lawson are delighted to market this well appointed, semi detached family home in a convenient location just a short walk from amenities and excellent schooling. The property benefits from accommodation arranged over two floors comprising: a PVC double glazed front door leading to an Entrance Hall; with high quality wood effect flooring and carpeted stairs to the first floor, understairs storage and a doorway to the Sitting Room; with a bay window to the front elevation, picture rail, feature fireplace with an inset electric fire, wood effect flooring. The open plan Kitchen/Diner is fitted with a range of base and eye level storage cupboards with post formed and roll top work surfaces, electric Hotpoint cooker, four burner gas hob and filter canopy, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink drainer unit with mixer tap and tiled splashbacks, wood effect flooring, original fitted recess storage cupboards with shelving and a window to the rear garden. The Rear Porch; has plumbing for a washing machine, space for a fridge freezer and a doorway to the rear garden.

From the main hallway carpeted stairs ascend to the first floor landing with a window to the side elevation. A doorway leads to Bedroom One; a spacious double with a window to the front elevation and a picture rail. Bedroom Two; a further double with a fitted recess wardrobe and a window overlooking the rear garden. Bedroom Three; has a window to the rear elevation. The family Bathroom; fitted with a white, matching three piece suite comprising a low level w.c, pedestal wash hand basin, panel enclosed bath with a shower mixer tap and full height tiling to all walls, extractor fan, window to the side elevation and a loft access.

Externally, to the front of the property there is a gravel driveway providing parking and a shared drive leading to the Single Garage; with water, power and light connected. The rear garden is south facing, wall and fence enclosed with flower and shrub beds and borders and level lawns with a small glazed summer house.

The property has the benefit of PVCu double glazing and fascias and gas fired central heating via the wall mounted combination boiler found beneath the stairs.

HIGHER COMPTON The earliest evidence of man in Compton, is from around 3000 BC. At this time, Neolithic stone axes which have been found in Compton. In 1086 the Doomsday book had an entry for Compton. Compton is mentioned in 1238 as it was on the route to the new Plym Bridge. By 1730 Compton was part of the Culme estate, with a population of around fifty. Hereafter, Compton began to grow. At this stage there were not many buildings, of these The Compton Inn is probably the oldest, with walls up to four feet thick, it was an old farmhouse, then a granary, a tanners and a cobblers shop. One of two other local pubs, The Rising Sun, has a great reputation amongst locals, as a "gastro pub". At the turn of the century the bustling little village was still mainly agricultural, with cows, market gardens, sheep, goats, pigs and horses still in evidence. Lower Compton, in particular, still has a very, "village like" ambience. Compton now offers a Tesco Express store, a post office, a DIY store, a bakery, hairdressers and Co-Op store. In 1896 Compton was incorporated into the Plymouth district. It has always been an extremely popular suburb, neighboring the highly sought areas of Mannamead and Hartley on its South west, west and north western boundaries. From the early 1900s onward, Lower Compton had a school. Rebuilt in the 1970's, Compton C of E Primary School is considered, by many, to be one of the best in Plymouth.


PLYMOUTH Plymouth is a city with one of the largest natural harbours in the world. To the north is the Dartmoor National Park extending to over 300 square miles which provides excellent recreational facilities. Plymouth itself has a population of well over 250,000 and has a full range of shopping, educational and sporting facilities. There is a mainline train service to London Paddington and to Penzance in Cornwall. Brittany Ferries operates seasonal services from Plymouth to France and northern Spain.

ACCOMMODATION Reference made to any fixture, fittings, appliances or any of the building services does not imply that they are in working order or have been tested by us. Purchasers should establish the suitability and working condition of these items and services themselves.


SERVICES Mains water, gas, electricity and mains drainage.

VIEWING By appointment with LAWSON.

OUTGOINGS We understand the property is in band ' C ' for council tax purposes and the amount payable for the year 2020/2021 is £1675.25 (by internet enquiry with Plymouth City Council). These details are subject to change.

FLOOR PLANS AND ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE These Floorplans are set out as a guideline only and should not be relied upon as a representation of fact. They are intended for information purposes only and are not to scale. The Energy Performance Certificates are produced by an external source and Lawson do not accept responsibility for their accuracy. Copyright Lawson 2021. REF: C2991
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