£140,000 OIEO – For Sale, Bodmin – 2 Bed Apartment

A Hidden Gem! Hidden way, enjoying a quiet location yet situated just off the town centre is this amazing and deceptively spacious two storey Victorian apartment. An impressive and stylish abode exuding charm, elegance and character perfectly designed for the ultimate modern lifestyle.

The beautifully presented living space of neutral décor has been designed to create a light and airy, yet cosy, living space boasting exceptionally high ceilings, sash windows, beautifully finished polished wooden floors and fireplaces, newly fitted wooden doors and an abundant living space. There is also an extensive store, formerly an air raid shelter, and some outdoor space for you to sit and relax too.

The spacious interior features a magnificent 21ft lounge/diner with fireplace inset with a wood burner, superb kitchen/breakfast room and family bathroom to the first floor, with a vaulted ceiling lighting up the second floor where the extensive master bedroom, second bedroom, also double in size, and family shower room can be located.

The apartment features gas central heating and the vendor has advised it has recently benefitted from further home improvements to include newly fitted double glazed sash windows throughout, a new combination condensing boiler and a new roof. Perfectly suited as a first-time buy or for those simply looking to be seconds away from Bodmin town centre whilst being well positioned to explore the many outdoor pursuits and local attractions on both the doorstep and beyond. A rare gem making this an ideal investment opportunity too! Stunning!

Step through the private and discreet gated entrance onto a decked area. Straight ahead lies a large store, formerly an air raid shelter, with a gravelled area to the side and an ideal place for a bistro set where you can dine alfresco in the open air. Beyond the wooden door to the store is useful storage space for surfing boards, bikes and so much more. There’s power and lighting too. To the right is a glazed front door providing access to the living space. Stand back and be prepared to be dazzled with what lies beyond!

Key Features

  • Victorian Duplex Apartment
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Lounge/Diner
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Family Bathroom & Shower Room
  • Outdoor Space
  • Large Store
  • Peaceful Location
  • Within walking distance of Town Centre
  • Superfast Broadband
  • EPC – D

Step inside into the lovely light hallway

A glazed door leads into the hallway where a glazed window to the front lets light in and where coat pegs provide hanging space. Here you will find the wall mounted fuse box and the electric meter. The gas meter can be located behind the main door. Climb the stairs to the first-floor landing, where there’s even more storage space. Take your pick from the single cupboard to the right or the large double inbuilt cupboard opposite, perfect to house bits and bobs. Take a right turn where a door leads into the extensive living room.

As soon as you step through the door, it’s here where you’re instantly met with the beautiful high ceilings creating that feeling of space and can fully begin to appreciate the character and how spacious this apartment truly is. A delightful room where a beautiful solid wooden floor sweeps throughout this wonderful and peaceful space. Early morning sun shines through from the windows on the right and bounces off the wooden floorboards.

A versatile room with plenty of space for a sofa and armchairs, making a cosy sitting area in front of the Cornish slate fireplace featuring a wood burner in situ and slate hearth beneath and the perfect spot to warm hands on those chillier nights. In front of the window is an ideal place to position a dining table, making this a great place for get togethers whether it be a dinner party or simply chilling in the sitting area in front of the fire. Lovely!

At the far end of the room, a door leads to the inner hall where light beams in from the glazed window to the side and the vaulted ceiling with roof skylight window directly above the second-floor landing. Here there is a recess area where you can position a small display cabinet or workstation if required.

A few steps and you have arrived into the well-proportioned L shaped kitchen offering plenty of natural light and space for those store cupboard essentials and cookware amongst the extensive range of wall and base units displayed along the wall to the left and extending the far wall. Finished in a striking black and white theme with white units and a black worktop to add contrast.

There’s ample room for a dining table to partake coffee and breakfast from in the morning, whilst watching birds flying above roof tops from the glazed window at the rear. At eye level position to the left of the units is where the electric stainless-steel double oven is situated, complete with a gas hob inset to the worktop further along with a stainless-steel cooker hood over. A stainless-steel single bowl sink/drainer unit sits neatly below the window with a chrome fountain tap over, providing lovely views of roof tops. To complete the cooking facilities is space and plumbing for both a dishwasher and washing machine to the far right, so everything is within easy reach.

A beautiful original Victorian cast iron fireplace sits to the left of the kitchen units and makes a lovely feature with a large inbuilt store cupboard, providing further handy storage to the right as you enter the kitchen. To nicely finish things off is ceramic floor tiles underfoot for an easy clean.

To the far right corner, a door leads to the family bathroom comprising of a white suite featuring a panel bath and a low coupled WC. There’s room for a hand-wash basin too. To the rear is a frosted glazed window allowing plenty of natural light, whilst the low maintenance ceramic floor tiles lie underfoot.

Returning to the inner hall, climb the centrally positioned staircase painted in white to compliment the surrounding décor with light flooding in from the vaulted ceiling with a skylight window above to create a light and airy landing space. 

Here you will find a generous sized landing leading to the master bedroom, located at the front, and the second bedroom towards the rear with the family shower room between the two.

The master bedroom is a fabulous room where a large hanging wardrobe space along the wall provides useful space for clothes, or you could fit wardrobes of your choice, leaving ample room for a super king bed, bedside tables and plenty more furniture too. There’s even space for a workstation here, although the room offers the potential to easily convert into two rooms if necessary. A window sits on the opposing wall allowing plenty of natural light in, and further features include a beautifully finished polished solid wood floor underfoot.

Across the landing is the family shower room. A three-piece suite finished in crisp white, creates the look, and comprises of a shower cubicle, hand-wash basin and low-level coupled WC. To complete is a frosted glazed window to the rear and ceramic tiles to the floor.

Next door is the second bedroom.  A light and airy double room benefitting from an inbuilt cupboard.

Leasehold – 105 Years Remaining
Please note: parking permits are available within the car park next to the cinema

A little bit more about the location of Bodmin

Bodmin, with all its amenities just on the doorstep offering many shopping, banking, schooling and recreational facilities. Perfectly located to access renowned sandy beaches and historic coastal towns such as Padstow, Fowey, Charlestown and Port Isaac. The town has also undergone a huge transformation into a cycle hub and has the Camel Trail passing through following the route of the old railway into Wadebridge and beyond to Padstow, ideal for cycling or walking.

To the east of the town is Bodmin Moor designated an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’, popular with cyclists, walkers and nature lovers. To the outskirts is the railway station providing direct links to London Paddington, the south east and a variety of other destinations. Enviable positioning between the north and south coasts of Cornwall and with the A30 right on your doorstep, commuting in and out of the county is a breeze!


Jacquelines Property Notes

Wow! This is a beautiful and stylish apartment, oozing character, charm and abundant living space equivalent of a typical house.

Immaculately presented with the outdoor space where you can sit and relax to enjoy the Cornish air with exceptional storage space too!

Enjoying a peaceful location and yet within seconds of the town centre with many local activities and tourist attractions on the doorstep and beyond!


What do you think?


Bodmin, 2 Bed Apartment – OIEO £140,000

Key Features

  • Victorian Duplex apartment
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Lounge/Diner
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Family Bathroom & Shower Room
  • Outdoor Space
  • Large Store
  • Peaceful Location
  • Within walking distance of Town Centre
  • Superfast Broadband
  • EPC – D

Property Floor Plan

Disclaimer: Total approx. floor area 1355 SQ.FT. (125.8 SQ.M.) This plan is for illustrative purposes only. While every attempt has been made to ensure the accuracy of the floor plan above, all measurements are approximate and no responsibility is taken for any error, omission or mis-statement. Measurements are approximate and not to scale.


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