Two bedroom semi-detached house

Trewithan Terrace, Ashton

2 bedroom semi-detached house requiring modernisation and improvement

Large ¼ of an acre plot

Convenient rural location with good walking and riding out over Tresowes and Goldolphin Hills.


No. 14 is a semi-detached house situated in a row of nine pairs of similar houses. This property is almost central in the row and on a slight bend giving it the largest plot, extending to about ¼ of an acre. The houses were built around the 1930’s and 1940’s of rendered and pebbledash single block walls with composite slate roof and are very conveniently located in a popular semi-rural location. They all have ample parking and gardens to the front, side and rear. From the property there is a level rural outlook.

The property had been in the same ownership for many years and is now dated and would benefit from extensive modernisation and improvement. There is also considerable scope for an extension to the side of the house into the wide garden or potentially a garden studio or outbuilding, subject to planning etc. The gardens to the front, side and rear are a feature of the property with lawned areas and various mature shrubs and bushes inc. azaleas, rhododendrons, camellias, border plants etc. There is a metal frame lean-to greenhouse, a garage with inspection pit to the rear and a separate lockup store. A hard surface drive leads off the Council road up to the side of the house with a parking and turning area and access to the detached garage.

The accommodation briefly comprises rear entrance porch conservatory, kitchen, dining room and spacious lounge, hallway and staircase to first floor with two bedrooms and a bathroom.

The accommodation briefly comprises:

Double glazed door to Entrance Hall: staircase to first floor, night storage heater, understairs cupboard, Old Wash Room with hand basin, window to side, cupboard housing stop tap.

Lounge: large picture window to front, picture rail, night storage heater, corner fireplace (closed) with wood mantel and sides, strip light.

Dining Room: hearth with oil fired Rayburn with back boiler heating the hot water tank, storage cupboards to the side, mantel and rail above, tiled surround, picture rail, sliding sash window into conservatory/utility.

Kitchen: floor unit with sink and double drainer, wall cupboards, drawer unit, fuse box, window to rear.

Rear Utility Conservatory: dwarf concrete walls, casement windows above, opaque roof, half glazed door, plant shelf, space for washing machine, internal door to Separate WC: high level window, wc.

First Floor: Landing: window to side, loft hatch (insulated).

Bedroom 1: fireplace with cast iron grate basket, two double glazed windows to front elevation, picture rail, built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 2: night storage heater, window to rear with garden views, picture rail, cupboard housing hot water tank and airing cupboard.

Bathroom: small night storage heater, olive green suite comprising bath, hand basin and wc, opaque window to rear.


The property is approached off the Council maintained Trewithan Terrace road with a private drive leading up past the house to the Garage (17’6’’ x 11’6’’) of single block construction with corrugated roof, concrete floor with inspection pit, power and light connected, windows to rear and side, pair of double doors to front, workbench and shelves. 

Oil tank to the rear of the house.

Store Shed (16’8’’ x 6’3’’) single concrete block construction with corrugated sheeted roof, window to front, power and light connected. Enclosed lawned garden with range of shrubs and bushes. Hedge separating lower section of garden with trees, shrubs and the lean-to Greenhouse (12’ x 7’) with glass front and concrete floor. Large garden to the rear enclosed by hedges containing septic tank shared with neighbours.