Meadowside Bungalow, Chapel, Newquay - Semi-rural 3 bed det bungalow

At a glance...

Detached 3 bedroom bungalow with attractive views * Convenient location close to Newquay * Backing onto open fields * Large garden and private parking * Newly carpeted * New Duchy Eco Heating air-source heat pump heating system

In more detail...


Meadowside is a three bedroom detached bungalow positioned in a rural setting in the hamlet of Chapel, but which is well located for the popular resort and harbour town of Newquay being just one mile from the edge of town and less than three miles from the town centre and fantastic beaches.

Newquay benefits from an excellent range of local amenities including shops, cafes, cinema, academy primary schools, secondary schools, churches, banks, doctor and dentist surgeries, public houses, Sea Life Centre aquarium, veterinary centre, etc. In addition, the town is famous for its world class surfing and water sports beaches. The property enjoys a rural setting just outside the town surrounded by pastoral countryside and with distant sea views over Newquay.

Meadowside is also within easy reach of the village of Quintrell Downs which is served by Quintrell Downs railway station. The property is in a good position for commuters being close to Newquay and only 13 miles from the City of Truro, the administration centre of Cornwall. The property lies less than ¼ mile from the A392 Newquay to Fraddon road, and six miles from the A30 leading west to Truro and east towards Bodmin. The A30 is the main route out of the County heading for the M5 and beyond. There are bus stops within 1 mile in both directions on the A392 and A3058. Newquay Airport is located approximately 7 miles to the north east, offering regular connections to London and other major cities in the UK and Europe.


Meadowside comprises a detached three bedroom bungalow of rendered concrete block construction beneath a tiled roof with UPVC double glazed doors and double glazed windows.

The property has been newly carpeted in November 2017, and at the same time the heating system has been replaced with a new air-source heat pump system by Duchy Eco Heating. There is also a working open-fire in the sitting room.

Hot water is supplied via an insulated hot water cylinder with electrical immersion heater and, in addition, there is a back boiler from the open fire providing a secondary water heating function.

The property includes a private off road parking area and a large lawned garden, part of which is enclosed by timber panel fencing. There are views over the surrounding countryside and distant sea views over Newquay. In all, the property extends to approximately 0.214 acres.

The accommodation briefly comprises:-

uPVC double glazed front door leads to Entrance Hallway with air-source heat pump heater unit, smoke alarm,

WC: WC, double glazed window.

Kitchen Diner: 13'9" x 9'3" (4.19m x 2.82m), stainless steel sink and drainer, Electrolux electric single fan oven with integral grill, ceramic hob, range of fitted wall and base units, three double and two single plug sockets plus cooker switch, uPVC back door, double glazed window.

Sitting Room: 14'4" x 11'1" (4.37m x 3.39m), air-source heat pump heater unit, open fire, two double plug sockets, built in cupboard containing insulated hot water cylinder, double glazed window.

Bedroom 1: 11'2" x 7'7" (3.39m x 2.30m), one double plug socket, double glazed window.

Bedroom 2: 11'10" x 11'2" (3.60m x 3.39m), one double plug socket, double glazed window.

Bedroom 3: 9'3" x 8'6" (2.81m x 2.60m), one double plug socket, double glazed window.

Family Bathroom: 6' x 4'11" (1.82m x 1.50m), panel bath, wash basin, MX Inspiration LX electric shower over bath with tiled surround, wall cupboard, tiled floor.

OUTSIDE From the public highway, a gated entrance leads to the private parking area and large lawned garden, part of which is enclosed by timber panel fencing. In all, the property extends to approximately 0.214 acres.


TENANCY Available to let unfurnished on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy for an initial term of 6 months.

APPLICATIONS (LODGE & THOMAS DO NOT CHARGE APPLICATION FEES) After you have viewed the property, the Agents will email you an application form.

FEES No Application or Referencing Fees will be charged. If you are offered the tenancy by the Landlord then a Fee will be charged as a contribution to the costs of preparing the Tenancy Documentation, as set out below: -

INGOING PAYMENTS DUE FROM NEW TENANTS The successful applicant will be required to sign an Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement, a Deposit Protection Certificate, and a Photographic Ingoing Record of Condition of the property. Prior to keys being handed over you will be required to make the following payments:-

* RENT: £725 (THE FIRST MONTH'S RENT, DUE IN ADVANCE) First month's rent due prior to commencement of the Tenancy. Rent is per calendar month and due monthly in advance.

* DEPOSIT: £725 (RETURNABLE AT END OF TENANCY SUBJECT TO CONDITIONS) A Tenant's Damage Deposit will be due prior to the commencement of the Tenancy. This will be held by the Agents and registered with "My Deposits" - a national Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme (TDP). The Deposit will be returned to the tenants at the end of the tenancy, subject to conditions being fulfilled. The Tenant and the Landlord will each be issued with a Deposit Protection Certificate and an information leaflet explaining the Deposit Scheme, as required by law.

* CONTRIBUTION TO AGREEMENT PREPARATION COSTS: £180 + VAT Lodge and Thomas do not charge Application Fees. The successful applicant will be required to pay a contribution to the cost of preparing the tenancy documentation and will be provided with an Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement, Deposit Protection Certificate, and Ingoing Photographic Record of Condition.

SERVICES Mains electricity. Mains telephone. Mains water. Private drainage to septic tank. The Landlord will be responsible for servicing and emptying of the septic tank as necessary.

The Tenant will be responsible for payment of any telephone, broadband, electricity, and water charges. There is no gas at the property.

WATER RATES are due to the Landlord, charged at £10 per tenant per month.

COUNCIL TAX The property falls within Cornwall Council Tax Band A for the Parish of Colan. 2017/18 charge understood to be £1059.85 (£88.32 PCM) for which the Tenant will be responsible.

PETS Possibly allowed but requires the Landlord's prior written consent - please consult the Agents.

SMOKING Not permitted inside the property.

DIRECTIONS From the A30 at Fraddon (Highgate Hill Junction) take the A39 signposted towards Wadebridge and Newquay. After approximately ¾ mile, at the next roundabout, take the A392 signposted for Quintrell Downs and Newquay. At the roundabout in Quintrell Downs take the second exit staying on the A392 towards Newquay, and after approximately ½ mile take the turning right signposted for "Chapel". Follow the road for approximately 300 yards where Meadowside is the first property on your right hand side and is approximately 40 yards before the level crossing.

VIEWING Strictly and only by prior appointment with the Sole Letting Agents: Lodge & Thomas, 58 Lemon Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2PY T: 01872 272722 E: W:

For further information please contact: Mr Ross Collins, BSc(Hons), MRICS, FAAV RICS Chartered Surveyor & Registered Valuer For Lodge and Thomas


Let Agreed £725 pcm

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