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For Sale 6 Bed House - Semi-Detached 

Compton Avenue, Mannamead Guide Price £630,000


About the Property

*Guide Price £630,000 – £650,000*
Cross Keys Estates are excited to present for sale this truly one of a kind property, being a substantially extended semi-detached home believed to have been built circa 1929. The property is situated in the heart of the prestigious Mannamead area of Plymouth which is conveniently positioned close to Plymouth City Centre and offers a peaceful and desirable place to live. Upgraded to a high standard by its current owners, the property offers the potential for multi-generational living with a separate one bedroom annexe on the ground floor along with a large and versatile family home with six generous bedrooms including a phenomenal master bedroom suite occupying the entire top floor and boasting far reaching views towards Dartmoor. Also, boasting a lovely southerly facing aspect, an early internal viewing is recommended to appreciate this beautiful home and all that it has to offer!

  • Stunning Extended Family Home
  • Enviable Location in Mannamead
  • Exceptionally Well Presented
  • Six Double Bedrooms
  • Gorgeous Master Bedroom Suite
  • Generous Living Accommodation
  • Potential Annexe/Multigenerational Living
  • Beautiful Front & Rear Gardens
  • 31ft Lounge/Diner
  • EPC - C69

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The Property

31 Compton Avenue definitely offers 'The Wow Factor', having been meticulously upgraded and extended by its current owners and must be viewed to be appreciated. The accommodation throughout is bright and spacious, having been sympathetically finished to modern standard however still retaining the original period features found throughout; comprising reception hallway, 32ft lounge/diner with wood burning stove and two bay windows, kitchen, breakfast room, study, one double bedroom with an en-suite shower room and a cloakroom/WC on the ground floor, four generous bedrooms, another en-suite shower room and a modern family bathroom on the first floor, along with a superior master bedroom suite on the second floor with a dressing area and a private en-suite shower room - all enjoying far reaching panoramic views across Plymouth and towards Dartmoor in the distance. Additionally on the lower ground floor is a useful utility room and cellar storage space.


The property sits in a nicely sized plot providing ample outside space to the front and the rear of the house itself. The garden areas have all been landscaped and adapted to provide the very best spaces to enjoy the sun and outdoor seating, including a lovely decked seating area to the front which enjoys the very best of the sunshine. The front of the property also provides a gated brick paved driveway providing off road parking and a telephone entry system for maximum security. Accessed directly from the kitchen/breakfast room and the ground floor bedroom, a covered decked seating area provides a wonderful spot for alfresco dining and is an area to be enjoyed all year round. Steps lead from this seating area to a further decked area with space for a hot tub and the main garden. Predominately laid to lawn and bordered by decorative hedging and fencing, the garden is completely enclosed and has also been fully levelled to create a fantastic family garden.


Compton Avenue is a highly sought after and attractive tree-lined avenue within the heart of the prestigious area of Mannamead. This area is very highly regarded locally thanks to its abundance of substantial family home, most of which being older style and filled with traditional period features. Being just a short drive from Plymouth City Centre and also within walking distance of Mutley Plain and Henders Corner, the property boasts easy access to local amenities along with regular local bus routes which operate along Compton Avenue itself and Mannamead Road; giving access into the city centre and numerous other locations across the city. The A38 dual carriageway is just a short drive away also providing easy access into Cornwall via the Tamar Bridge along with Exeter and the rest of the UK from the M5 Motorway. There are a number of popular local schools found nearby, with the closest primary school being Compton Church of England Primary School and the nearest secondary school being Plymouth College and Eggbuckland Community College.


The waterfront city of Plymouth is set in one of the finest locations in the country, it stands right on the border between Devon and Cornwall overlooking the spectacular waters of Plymouth Sound to the south, while the remote beauty of Dartmoor National Park nudges its margins to the north. Both Devon and Cornwall have long been cherished as holiday destinations with fabulous beaches, stunning unspoilt countryside, historic town and many more famous attractions such as the Eden Project. Plymouth city centre has a pedestrianised shopping centre with its newly opened undercover shopping centre. It has a large modern multi-screen cinema complex and the well known Theatre Royal which regularly plays host to The Birmingham Royal Ballet in addition to the musicals, plays, comedies and operas that are staged throughout the year. In contrast, The Barbican offers a more cosmopolitan atmosphere being Plymouth city’s oldest quarter. The area overlooks a pretty harbour and includes a variety of small independent shops, a number of wine bars, restaurants and cafes with open air seating. Plymouth is easily accessed via the M5 motorway which joins the A38 at Junction 31. The city can also be reached via rail, via the National Express coach network and via airport in Exeter (49 miles away).

Sitting Room

4.97m x 5.50m (16'4" x 18'1")

Dining Room

5.03m x 3.97m (16'6" x 13'0")

Breakfast Room

3.67m x 3.84m (12'0" x 12'7")


4.39m x 3.60m (14'5" x 11'10")


2.10m x 3.20m (6'11" x 10'6")

Utility Room

4.39m x 3.60m (14'5" x 11'10")

Master Bedroom Suite

5.86m x 9.57m (19'3" x 31'5")

Bedroom 2

4.52m x 3.84m (14'10" x 12'7")

Bedroom 3

4.52m x 3.20m (14'10" x 10'6")

Bedroom 4

3.28m x 3.84m (10'9" x 12'7")

Bedroom 5

3.06m x 2.34m (10'0" x 7'8")

Bedroom 6

5.75m x 3.28m (18'10" x 10'9")

Family Bathroom

Financial Services

Cross Keys Estates are proud to work in partnership with Peter Nixon Financial Services, our whole of market mortgage specialists. With over 18 years industry experience, they are able to source the very best deal to meet their customers circumstances. Offering professional and friendly advice on residential and investment mortgages. Please get in touch to arrange a free, no obligation appointment to see how they can help you. Tel. 01752 255905, Email.


Cross Keys Estates also offer a professional, ARLA accredited Lettings and Management Service. If you are considering renting your property in order to purchase, are looking at buy to let or would like a free review of your current portfolio then please call Jo Rees, Lettings Manager on 01752 500018


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Property Features

Compton Avenue, Mannamead, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 5DA
Reception Rooms: 3
Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 3
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Contact Agent

Cross Keys House
51/53 Devonport Road.

Tel: 01752 500018