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Darite, Liskeard
£425,000 For Sale

Property Details

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Available to the property market for the first time in over 45 years this extended detached character cottage presents a fabulous prospect for buyers looking for sizeable character home within tranquil village setting.

Lovingly maintained and retaining many traditional cottage features, the substantial property accommodation includes a kitchen diner measuring approximately 20’. Providing great space to cook and entertain, this is the ‘heart of the home’ and encompasses charming rustic bespoke fitted units and a Rayburn.

Placed in the adjacent room is a well organised utility room with space and plumbing for white goods, allow access to a shower room and the rear garden.

Sympathetically revered, this property proudly exposes the facets and style that make a cottage, a cottage. Gorgeous granite revealed walls and focal point fireplaces, well preserved stripped floorboards, beamed ceilings, and wooden sash windows, this is a home within an environment that has much to offer for those who desire and embrace rural living.

Further rooms to ground level floor consist of a useful study/bedroom 4. Ready to meet the growing demand of home office space, home workers will be interested to know that the room is of a comfortable size and should refer to the floorplan for reference.

The bright and sunny dual aspect lounge includes a wood-burning stove housed within a granite fireplace and sliding patio doors that provide access to the rear garden.

The first-floor accommodation comprises of three good sized bedrooms, and a lovely family bathroom with a freestanding claw feet bath and a further versatile hobby room. Utilised by the current owners as a child’s bedroom there is restricted height area in part and has potential to be used as a suitable further home office or room for hobbyist.


An undoubted asset to the property is the lovely garden plot. Privately enclosed and of a good size, the child and dog friendly rear garden is a great setting for alfresco dining and entertaining. Chiefly laid with lawn, the well-proportioned space has been part utilised in the past as a vegetable patch that could be re-established if necessary.

Featuring various plants and trees this pleasant area also includes a patio seating and a generous wood store to the side elevation.

A practical well organised workshop/ garage benefiting power and a concrete hardstand providing off road parking and a further single garage unit that provides great storage are all located at the rear elevation.


Situated on the edge of Bodmin Moor an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Darite is village high in demand.

The on offer there stunning all year round the rustic scenery, local heritage, and historical landmarks along with an abundance of wildlife make the landscape popular and enjoyable to explore

Darite and nearby St Cleer both boast Ofsted Outstanding rated village primary schools. Within the locality there are two well regarded farm shops which provide most day to day needs and cafes. The well-regarded country pub serving quality home-cooked food is in the adjacent village of Crow’s Nest.

Siblyback Lake is within approximately 2.5 miles and is favoured for Seasonal Watersports, Walking and Cycling and features a children’s play park and well-regarded Coffee Shop.

An established bus service provides access to local town Liskeard. Under 4 miles away Liskeard provides everyday town facilities along with a retail park, supermarkets, leisure centre, community hospital and both primary and secondary schools.

Excellent travel links help Liskeard's easy accessibility with direct access to Plymouth, Devon and Westbound further into Cornwall via the A38 Dual carriageway and a mainline railway station.

Services – Mains electricity, water, and drainage. Individual solid fuel woodburners for heating
Tenure - freehold
Vendors position – no onward chain
Council Tax Band - E
The smaller garage to the rear is of prefabricated construction and is believed to contain undisturbed asbestos within the build material that is typical of its age.
SatNav – PL14 5JJ

From Greenbank Road, Liskeard, take the B3254 at the mini roundabout towards Pensilva. After 1/2 a mile bear left for St Cleer. After about one more mile take the second right for Tremar. Continue for approximately 1/2 a mile, passing Horizon Farm and under the bridge. Stay on this road, passing through Lower Tremar until you reach a T-junction. Turn right and follow this road into the village of Darite. Take the left turn towards the school. The property can be seen further along this road on the left.