4 bed house for sale in Tavistock Road, Launceston (ref: 7950754)Shortlist
The property is accessed via a sweeping gravelled driveway which leads to the parking area at the front and side of the house. At the front, the current vendors have planning permission for a new dwelling and are building a new property which they have starting planting trees and shrubs to create privacy both ways. There is a double garage which is integral to the house and the side parking area does lead around the back of the house where there is a further timber garage/workshop to the far end of the garden. This spacious family home is situated in a private position on the outskirts of town and offers a level walk to the local supermarket alongside good access to the town, schools and amenities alongside the A30.
Launceston is an ancient town steeped in History with the imposing Launceston Castle overlooking the town and surrounding area. Referred to as 'the gateway to Cornwall' Launceston is centred one mile (1.6 km) West of the River Tamar, which constitutes almost the entire border between the Cornish peninsular and Devon, the A30 is ideally located on the fringe of Launceston connecting to the rest of Cornwall with great access to the beautiful Coastline whilst providing easy commute to Plymouth and Exeter and beyond. The town itself offers a variety of individual businesses from boutiques to fine food shops, blending with occasional national outlets including Tesco’s, WH Smith and Costa’s coffee. Local facilities include a leisure centre, medical facilities and well regarded primary and secondary schooling.
Did you know? The very impressive Launceston Castle dates from Norman times. Before the 13th century AD Launceston used to be the capital of the Earldom of Cornwall. Launceston has given its name to other places in the world including Australia. The Cornish name is Lannstefan and Lannstefan is Cornish for Church of St Stephen.
Stamp Duty Due
Based on a sale price of £485,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:
Last updated: The calculators have been updated following the introduction of a stamp duty holiday until 31st March 2021.
* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.
- Status: Sold STC
- Reference: 7950754