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Higher Compton

2 Bed
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1 Bath
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1 Reception
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1 Kitchen
£195,000
Description
Lawson are delighted to market this well appointed, detached bungalow in a convenient location just a short walk from amenities, benefiting from adaptable accommodation comprising: a PVCu double glazed front door leading to an Entrance Vestibule with a tiled floor and a glazed inner doorway to the Main Hallway where there is an airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and consumer unit and a further cupboard housing the gas boiler and shelving, there is a window to the side elevation and a doorway leads to the Sitting Room, a double aspect room with a feature electric fire with wooden surround and mantel and marble back panel and hearth. The Kitchen is fitted with a matching range of base and eye level storage cupboards with post formed and roll top work surfaces, a stainless steel sink drainer unit with tiled splashbacks, electric Belling hob, filter canopy, Neff electric oven and microwave, an integral fridge freezer, Electrolux dishwasher, integrated washing machine, beamed ceiling, vinyl flooring and patio doors to the Conservatory. The Conservatory is PVCu construction with sliding doors to the rear garden and has a westerly aspect. Bedroom One is a spacious double and has a window to the side elevation. Bedroom Two is a further double with a fitted wardrobe with shelving, and hanging, laminate flooring and a window to the side.

Externally there is a driveway providing parking for several vehicles with a gateway to the rear garden where there is a large flagged patio with flower and shrub beds and borders with steps leading down to a secure garden shed and gravelled terrace. The rear garden is wall and fence enclosed.

The property has the benefit of PVCu double glazing and gas fired central heating throughout.

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.

VIEWINGS 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 £1759.92 (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: C3016
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