5 bed house for sale in Tavistock Road, Launceston (ref: 9689548)

* VIDEO TOUR AVAILABLE * A beautifully presented and spacious 5 bedroom semi-detached Edwardian property situated on the outskirts of Launceston featuring 4 reception rooms and wonderful views across the surrounding countryside. This attractive brick faced property features a wealth of character features including high ceilings, ornate coving, sash windows and numerous fireplaces including a coal effect gas fire in the dining room. The property also has an interesting history and was originally the old Manse for the Methodist circuit and a prominent building in the town.

The property is deceptively spacious and features a particularly spacious master bedroom which takes full advantage of the wonderful views. On the ground floor there is an impressive entrance hallway with tesselated Edwardian floor tiles and flexible accommodation which includes 4 reception rooms, with a spacious drawing room and dining room at the front of the house with an office and living room with doors opening to the rear. There are gardens to the front and side laid mainly to lawn alongside an enclosed patio area at the rear plus a raised deck. There is a garage and parking space with the property situated on 'Prouts Corner' which is a short walk from the house.

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 great access 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 £375,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:


Last updated: The calculator has been updated following the end of the stamp duty holiday on 1st October 2021.

* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.

Further Details

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  • Reference: 9689548