4 bedroom detached house for sale

Mevagissey, Cornwall, PL26

Sold STC £375,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold


This imposing and impressively spacious four bedroom detached house is situated within a sizeable double width plot and in an elevated position with lovely village, rural and with distant sea views on one side.

The property has great potential for a buyer looking for a main home with an annexe and could be utilised with owners accommodation on the first floor and the whole of the ground floor could form an annexe if required. There is a sizeable concrete driveway with parking for numerous cars that also divides in to two. There is a further area that would be ideal to store a boat and at the far side of the plot there is an old Nissan Hut.

Reception hallway, sizeable lounge/dining room with fireplace and access to the balcony. Kitchen/breakfast room, master bedroom with scope to add an en-suite if required and a family bathroom. A staircase from the reception hallway leads down to the lower ground floor hallway that also has access from the front garden and a wide opening leads to a large study. There are three further bedrooms, a shower room, a utility room/potential annexe kitchen, side porch and a laundry room. Separate WC. Store room/workshop over 43' long.

Double glazing, oil fired central heating and solar panels in the rear garden.

EPC - C.

As a working fishing village on the south Cornish coast, Mevagissey is renowned for its labyrinth of quaint cob and slate fisherman’s cottages, retaining much of its charm through its tiny winding streets and is particularly noteworthy for its historic twin harbour walls. Much of the nearby coastline is owned and protected by the National Trust and offers spectacular coastal walks. Mevagissey caters well for everyday needs having everyday shops, gift shops, public houses and restaurants, as well as an activity/sports centre with sports grounds. Locally there is Polstreath beach which is within walking distance, as well as Porthpean, Gorran Haven and Caerhays beaches being near by.

Nearby is the historic port of Charlestown and the sailing estuaries of the popular coastal town of Fowey. Nearby attractions for visitors include the Lost Gardens of Heligan and The Eden Project.

The market town of St Austell is approx. 5 miles distant and has a further range of shopping, schooling and social facilities together with main line railway station, bus station, library, sports/leisure centre, choice of at least three golf courses and recently constructed cinema. The popular Cathedral City of Truro approx. 17 miles distant) has fine shopping, theatre, cinema and restaurants, whilst Newquay Airport provides flights to London Gatwick amongst other destinations.

Upper Ground Floor
Entrance Porch
A glazed triple aspect entrance porch with obscure glazed entrance door. Quarry tiled flooring and there is a wall mounted light. A glazed panel door leads to:

Reception Hallway
The property has a generous reception hallway with a staircase giving access to the lower ground floor. Large double glazed window to the rear elevation. Coved ceiling with ceiling light point and access to the loft space. Double doors give access to a built-in and recessed coats cupboard with storage cupboards above. Central heating thermostat. Built-in linen cupboard with wooden slatted shelving and wall mounted central heating timer. Doors give access to the lounge/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, master bedroom and the family bathroom.

Lounge/Dining Room
25’11” x 16’2” measurement including fireplace (7.90 x 4.93m)

This very impressive and spacious room has large double glazed windows to the front and side elevation giving fantastic village and rural views and sea views on one side. Obscure double glazed door to the front balcony. Fireplace with stone surround and hearth with further slate flagstone hearth, Hamlet fitted multi fuel burning stove with fitted copper effect canopy above and timber mantle piece above. There is a range of built-in shelved cupboards on one side of the fireplace with display top above. Two radiators with thermostat controls. Coved ceiling with two ceiling light points. Wall mounted shelving. TV point. Service style hatch opening from the kitchen.


Kitchen/Breakfast Room
15’7” x 12’11” (4.75m x 3.94m)

Fitted with a range of wall mounted and floor standing cupboards with lengths of worksurfaces with matching upstands and inset stainless steel sink with draining board on either side. Built-in drawers. Space for electric cooker with extractor fan above. Space for under counter fridge and space for fridge/freezer. Double glazed window to the front elevation with superb village and rural views and sea views to one side. Fitted corner shelving and glass fronted wall mounted display cupboards with fitted glass shelving. Double radiator with thermostat control. Space for breakfast table and chairs. Ceiling light point and strip light in the main kitchen area.


Master Bedroom
15’6” x 13’ 7” including wardrobes (4.72m x 4.14m)

A double aspect double glazed room with lovely village and rural views and sea glimpses to one side. There is a built-in range of five door fronted wardrobes/cupboard with hanging rail and shelving and built-in cupboards above. In our opinion the area with built-in wardrobes and second side window could have potential (subject to any relevant checks and consent) to create an en-suite shower room as from a pluming point of view this area sides onto the family bathroom. Two ceiling light points.


Family Bathroom
Fitted with a white suite comprising WC with wooden seat. Cast iron panel enclosed bath with built-in storage area at one end and tiled splashback. Vanity unit with fitted cupboards and a wash hand basin with tiled splashback. There are two obscure double glazed windows. Radiator with thermostat control, coved ceiling with ceiling light point. Electric wall mounted heater. Wall mounted hanging pegs.


Lower Ground Floor Hallway
An obscure double glazed entrance door gives access from the front garden. A door and staircase gives access to the upper ground floor/first floor. Radiator with thermostat control. Two ceiling light points. Doors give access to three bedrooms, the shower room, separate WC, the laundry room and the utility room/potential annexe kitchen if a buyer is looking to use some or all of the ground floor accommodation as a separate annexe. From the hallway a wide opening leads to:


Study
7’11” x 8’9” wall to wall (2.41m x 2.67m)

There is space for a large desk with double glazed window to the front elevation with lovely village and rural views. Radiator with thermostat control. Telephone point. Wall mounted shelving.


Utility Room
16’1” x 8’5” at widest point (4.90m x 2.57m)

Fitted with a range of pine fronted wall mounted and floor standing units with lengths of roll-top worksurfaces and tiled splashbacks. Fitted stainless steel sink with drainer. Built-in drawers and fitted corner display shelving. Concealed and built-in fridge freezer. Fitted Creda four ring electric hob, with extractor fan above. TV point with wall mounted TV stand. Quarry tiled flooring. Wall mounted spotlights. There is a slightly raised quarry tiled hearth area with fitted multi fuel burning stove. Double glazed window to the side elevation and an obscure double glazed door leads to:


Side Porch
9’2” x 5’6” (2.79m x 1.68m)

Glazed windows on three sides with quarry tiled sill and there is quarry tiled flooring. A glazed stable door gives access to the rear of the property and the side garden.


Bedroom Two
16’2” x 10’1 at widest point (4.93m x 3.07m)

Double glazed window to the front elevation with lovely village and rural views. Space for a double bed. Ceiling light point.


Bedroom Three
10’10” x 10’1” (3.30m x 3.07m)

Double glazed window to the front elevation with village and rural views. Space for a double bed. Ceiling light point.


Shower Room
Tiled shower cubicle with wall mounted Mira shower. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback. Tiled flooring. Ceiling light point. Extractor fan. Radiator with thermostat control. Shaver point. Sliding entrance door.


Separate WC
WC with push button flush. Obscure double glazed window. Ceiling light point.


Laundry Room
A door gives access with one step down to the laundry room from the hallway and a further door and shallow step gives access to bedroom four. Space for washing machine and space for tumble dryer. Fitted shelving and hanging rail. Ceiling light point.


Bedroom Four
12’4” x 8’5” (3.76m x 2.57m)

There is a double glazed walk-in window bay with views of the driveway, garden, village and rural views beyond. Overhead strip lighting.


Workshop/Storeroom
43’4” x 6’ measurement taken in the centre of the workshop/store (13.21m x 1.83m)

A long and spacious workshop/ storeroom with obscure glazed entrance doors at either end. There are three ceiling light points. Wall mounted fuse boxes, electric meter and the solar panel meter. Various power points and water tap with water meter on one side. Fitted cupboards, work surfaces and vice.


Outside & Gardens
This impressive and double width plot provides gardens on four sides of the house with areas laid to lawn. Various sitting out areas including a side concrete patio area with access to the workshop and coal store with outside light. Steps lead down to the front area laid to lawn. Dwarf stone garden wall on the front boundary with a section of mature hedging directly in front of the house. At the front of the property there are various plants and shrubs including Hydrangeas, Camellia and Rhododendron. A pathway gives access to the ground floor front door with outside light, via a long covered veranda with side railings. At the far side of the plot a concrete driveway sweeps up to the property and divides to provide two separate parking areas that would be ideal to give separate parking if the property were to be used as a main house with annexe. Within the driveway there is parking for many cars. Mature Laurel hedging. Raised flowerbeds with stone retaining walls and the main gardens are stocked with various plants including Rhododendron, Azalea, Fuchsia and a mature Apple Tree. On one side of the driveway there is a further hard standing area that would be idea for boat storage. Directly behind the property there is a large concrete patio area with space for garden furniture. Beyond the patio there is an area laid to lawn and also houses the raise solar panels. Oil tank. Worcester floor standing outside central heating boiler. Coal store.


Nissan Hut
Over 21’ x over 16’ (over 6.40m x over 4.88m)


View
NB: A zoom lens has been used to portray the quality of the view from the property.


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11 November 2016

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Alastair Shaw Coastal & Countryside Homes, Mevagissey

15 Fore Street, Mevagissey, PL26 6UQ

01726 844202 Local call rate

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  • St. Austell (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Alastair Shaw Coastal & Countryside Homes, Mevagissey

15 Fore Street, Mevagissey, PL26 6UQ

01726 844202 Local call rate

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