4 bedroom detached house for sale

St Mawes

Guide Price £1,300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • STUNNING VIEWS OVER ST MAWES HARBOUR AND FALMOUTH BAY
  • BEAUTIFUL MATURE GARDENS
  • 4 BEDROOMS, 3 BATHROOMS, AND 3 RECEPTION
  • DOUBLE GARAGE AND WORKSHOP
  • REQUIRES RESTORATION AND MODERNISATION
  • CIRCA TOTAL 3066 SQUARE FEET
  • NO ONWARD CHAIN
  • ORIGINALLY BUILT IN THE 1930'S WITH LATER ADDITIONS
  • STUDIO BEDROOM WITH BALCONY AND BATHROOM
  • ON THE MARKET FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 33 YEARS

Full description

Available on the open market for the first time in 33 years, this 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 3 reception detached family house stands in lovely mature gardens and enjoys superb panoramic views towards Falmouth Bay.

Description 
Some of the most sought after locations in St Mawes are found on the western side of the village, where Tranters is situated in a superb elevated position. The panoramic views encompass the sea and countryside and the village to the east, across St Mawes Harbour to Carricknath Point on the National Trust owned St Anthony Headland and Falmouth Bay with the Lizard Peninsula beyond. Throughout the seasons, winter or summer, everyday offers a changing scene with a wealth of marine activity. This welcoming property was originally built in the 1930's where many features of the art deco era still exist. Light and airy and virtually south facing, the house has been extended over the years and now requires restoration and modernisation to bring it back to its former glory. Standing in beautifully mature, relatively level and private gardens offering an array of colour throughout the year, the property also has ample parking for boat storage etc as well as a useful workshop and...

The accommodation comprises: 
Ground Floor: Reception Hall; Cloakroom; Lounge; Sun Lounge; Dining Room; Breakfast Kitchen; Side Hall; Utility Room; Connecting Workshop. First Floor: Landing; Master Bedroom with En Suite Bath and Dressing Room; Bedrooms 2 and 3; Bathroom. First Floor Self Contained Studio: Living Area; Balcony; Bedroom Area and Bathroom / WC. Outside: Double Garage; Covered Courtyard; Gardeners WC; Gardens and Parking.

Location Summary (distances and times are approximate). 
Truro: 10 miles via car ferry. Falmouth: 25 minutes by passenger ferry or 15 miles by car ferry. Newquay Airport: 29 miles with flights to London Gatwick (70 minutes), and Manchester (80 minutes). St Austell:15 miles with London Paddington 4 hours by rail. Plymouth: 58 miles. Exeter: 97 miles.

St Mawes 
This enchanting south facing harbour village is found on the eastern side of the Fal Estuary, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with much of its surroundings owned by the National Trust. The village is centred round its quaint harbour, its own beaches and Castle. It has a good wide range of amenities, which are open all year, including butchers, bakers, convenience store, post office / newsagent, doctors, hairdressers, dentist, pharmacy, village hall, church, delicatessen and clothing shops including Fat Face. The village also has two public houses, and an excellent range of cafes, restaurants, art galleries, gift and ice cream shops. St Mawes has long been one of the West Country's more desirable and exclusive destinations, with Olga Polizzi's Hotel Tresanton and the recently re-modelled Idle Rocks Hotel both luring the rich and famous. The village has superbly varied and accessible sailing waters and an active sailing club with a full programme of village...

Accommodation Details (dimensions are approximate). 

Ground Floor 

Reception Hall 
14' 7'' x 12' 10'' max 8'1 min (4.44m x 3.91m)
Glazed timber entrance door with outside courtesy light and side panel window. Two cloaks / storage cupboards. Telephone point. Radiator. Wood panelling to walls and ceiling. Window to side. Stairs rising to the first floor with broom cupboard under. Doors to dining room, lounge, kitchen & cloakroom.

Cloakroom / WC  
4' 7'' x 4' 6'' (1.40m x 1.37m)
WC and wash basin. Window. Radiator.

Lounge 
21' 11'' x 14' 7'' (6.68m x 4.44m)
A dual aspect room with a 9' wide picture window overlooking the south facing gardens. Wood panelled walls. 3 wall light points. Television point. Heating thermostat. Built-in dresser unit and shelves to one wall. One wall with an open grate fireplace and slate hearth running the full length of the wall with two convector heaters below. Glazed French doors to:

Sun Lounge 
13' 10'' x 9' 2'' (4.21m x 2.79m)
Triple aspect windows and sliding patio doors overlooking the gardens. Two skylight windows to the canopied pitched roof. Flagstone floor. Electric wall heater.

Dining Room 
15' 1'' x 12' 11'' (4.59m x 3.93m)
Featured curved south facing wall with windows and central French doors leading on to the gardens. Deep serving hatch to the kitchen. Fireplace with a Myson warm air convector heater inset. Alcove cupboard.

Kitchen 
12' 9'' x 11' 10'' (3.88m x 3.60m)
Windows to the gardens. Stainless steel worktop with sink and drainer inset, cupboards below, and a range of wall cupboards over. Electric wall heater. Larder cupboard and wall cupboard. Electric cooker point. Picture rail. Radiator. Door to side hall. Opening to a 7'10 x 2'6 wide storage area with window and shelving. Door to a 4'6 x 2'6 pantry with window and shelving.

Side Hall  
16' 0'' x 3' 6'' (4.87m x 1.07m)
Glazed wood side entrance door. Quarry tiled floor. Upvc double glazed door to rear gardens. Storage / broom cupboard. Radiator. Stairs and door leading to the studio. Linen drying cupboard opening to:

Utility room 
7' 10'' max x 5' 10'' (2.39m x 1.78m)
Airing cupboard with hot water tank inset. Recess cupboard. Window to rear garden. Internal window to side hall. Single drainer sink unit and cupboard below. Radiator.

Open Portico 
Access to side hall. Courtesy lighting. Steps down to:

Covered Courtyard  
15' 8'' x 7' 7'' (4.77m x 2.31m)
Roof skylight. Glazed door to side open courtyard. Part glazed door to workshop. Courtesy lights. Door to:

Outside WC  
6' 0'' x 3' 0'' (1.83m x 0.91m)
Window. WC. Washbasin. Radiator.

Workshop 
21' 6'' x 8' 0'' (6.55m x 2.44m)
Situated below the studio. Two windows. Light and power. Workbench. Recess with oil fired central heating boiler inset.

First Floor 

Main Landing  
12' 11'' x 8' 9'' (3.93m x 2.66m)
5 windows to the front elevation. Staircase and balustrading. Wall cupboard. Picture rail. Radiator. Access to loft with pull down ladder. (The large loft is mostly boarded with a light and phone point and has maximum headroom of 7'6). Doors to bedrooms 1 and 2. Opening to inner landing.

Master Bedroom  
14' 10'' x 13' 4'' (4.52m x 4.06m)
Two windows to front elevation. Television and telephone points. Picture window with south facing views over Falmouth Bay and St Mawes Harbour. Radiator. Door to:

En Suite Dressing and Bathroom  
14' 10'' x 8' 4'' (4.52m x 2.54m)
4 built in wardrobes. Dual aspect windows, one with beautiful water views. WC. Panelled bath. Wash basin. Shaver light point and medicine cabinet. Extractor fan. Two radiators. Range of blanket cupboards.

Bedroom 2 
15' 1'' x 12' 11'' (4.59m x 3.93m)
Art Deco style curved bay windows offering captivating countryside, river, bay and sea views. Two radiators. Built-in wardrobe. Mirrored shaver light cabinet. Wash basin. Two wall light points.

Inner Landing 
Airing cupboard with hot water tank. Doors to bathroom and bedroom 3.

Bedroom 3 
12' 5'' max 11'2" min x 8' 10'' (3.78m x 2.69m)
Built in wardrobe and dressing unit with drawers below. 9' wide picture window with stunning river, countryside, bay and sea views. Radiator. Wood panelled walls.

The Studio 
Comprising Landing, Sitting Room, Bed Area, Balcony and Bathroom. This studio is accessed via its own independent staircase from the side hall.

Landing 
Steps and door to bathroom. Window. Sliding door to:

Sitting Room / Bedroom 4  
17' 6'' x 10' 5'' (5.33m x 3.17m)
Dual aspect upvc double glazed windows. Two windows having lovely views over the village and countryside to the English Channel beyond. A triple aspect features upvc double glazed patio doors offering magnificent south facing views over St Mawes Harbour, St Anthony Headland, Falmouth Bay, the sea and the Lizard Peninsula. Wood panelled walls. Electric wall heater. Built-in double wardrobe. Mock fireplace with electric two ring fire inset. Radiator. Two steps lead to the raised bedroom area.

Balcony 
10' 6'' x 4' 0'' (3.20m x 1.22m)
Iron balustrade. Stunning garden, river, bay sea and headland views.

Bed Area 
10' 2'' x 6' 10'' (3.10m x 2.08m)
Cleverly positioned windows to capture views. Built-in drawer unit. Wood panelled walls.

Bathroom 
6' 5'' x 5' 9'' (1.95m x 1.75m)
Panelled bath, wc and wash basin. Electric wall heater. Radiator. Part-wood panelled walls. Windows with east facing views over the village and countryside beyond. Radiator.

Outside 

Double Garage 
19' 11'' x 19' 11'' (6.07m x 6.07m)
Connected to the covered portico, courtyard and gardeners wc. Roof skylight. Two windows. Light and power. Storage cupboard. Electric remote 18' wide door.

Gardens etc 
Approached off Trelawney Road is a tarmac drive with ample turning circle giving access to the parking and garage. The rear gardens are of good size and have an abundance of mature bushes and trees allowing an array of colour all year round. A paved sun terrace runs to the rear of the property with an ornamental pond to one side.

Services 
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Telephone and television points. Oil fired central heating.

Energy performance certificate rating G. 

Council Tax Band G. 

Agents Note 
A potential infill building plot, situated on the western / Upper Castle Road side of the property is available by separate negotiation. For further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

Notice 
Every effort has been made with these details but accuracy is not guaranteed and they are not to form part of a contract. Representation or warranty is not given in relation to this property. An Energy Performance Certificate is available upon request. All negotiations must be with H Tiddy. Before proceeding to purchase, buyers should consider an independent check of all aspects of the property.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Falmouth Docks (1.8 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.3 mi)
  • Penmere (3.0 mi)
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H Tiddy, St Mawes, Truro

The Square, St. Mawes, TR2 5AG

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Nearest stations

  • Falmouth Docks (1.8 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.3 mi)
  • Penmere (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

H Tiddy, St Mawes, Truro

The Square, St. Mawes, TR2 5AG

01326 455026 Local call rate

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