5 bedroom detached house for sale

St Mawes

Guide Price £2,850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A distinctive house of exceptional quality
  • Private south-facing relatively level landscaped gardens
  • Captivating panoramic views
  • Established letting history
  • Light and airy, luxuriously presented, and superbly proportioned
  • 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 4 reception rooms

Full description

A distinctive house of exceptional quality combining contemporary living with space, comfort and tranquillity as well as breathtaking sea views.

Description 
This stunning detached family residence is individual in its design and is located in beautiful and private south-facing landscaped gardens that offer captivating panoramic views that extend from Summers Beach, Polvarth Point, the Percuil River with its yacht and boat moorings, St Mawes outer harbour, St Anthony National Trust Headland and Lighthouse and over to Falmouth Bay, the Manacles and miles of open sea beyond. On a clear day one can see for 50 miles or more! This light and airy, luxuriously presented, and superbly proportioned property stands in a commanding position. It has been designed to optimise its delightful gardens and the mesmerising views, which must be seen for full appreciation.

Internally 
Internally, this comfortable house oozes luxury! There is an impressive 23'5 lounge that connects to a 15'10 dining room, quality kitchen / breakfast room and 29'3 family room, all in an open-plan arrangement. The lounge has quad-fold doors which open out onto the south facing sun terrace and overlook the delightful gardens and fabulous views of Summers Beach and Carrick Roads. Off the family room (with its 4 sets of French doors) is an 18'10 x 18'11 day room that also has quad-fold doors to capture the ambience. The lounge has a modern glass Scan wood-burner and reading area. Above the family room is a generous balcony with awning that connects the two principal bedrooms and bedroom 4, all offering magnificent sea views and views of Summers Beach and Carrick Roads. Mere photography cannot do justice to the amazing setting. The balcony has lapsed planning permission for a spiral staircase down to the gardens.

Established Letting History 
The Bay House has an established letting history providing a lucrative income should this be desired, with weekly tariffs of £1,595 to £5,995 peak season. Many fabulous comments about the property are found in its visitor book and the house has holiday guests returning year after year. In addition, the house has received fabulous reviews in the national press, magazines and on social media. Facing a few degrees off south, the property is located within 150 metres of a footpath and the pretty National Trust owned land and coastal walks along Carrick Roads and to St Just Church. The many village amenities and harbour are only about 350 metres away. In summary, suiting the permanent or second home family or retiring buyer, this bespoke property has to be viewed internally to fully appreciate its true

The Accommodation  
GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Porch; Entrance Hall; Dining Room; Lounge; Family Room; Kitchen; Utility Room; Dayroom; Bedroom 5; Walk-In Shower Room. FIRST FLOOR: Landing; Master Bedroom with En Suite Bathroom with large Walk-In Shower; Master Bedroom 2 with En Suite Bathroom and large Walk-In Shower; Bedroom 3 with En Suite Bathroom with large Walk-In Shower; Bedroom 4; Family Bathroom with Bath and Large Walk-In Shower; 29' Wooden Decked Balcony. OUTSIDE: Extensive Gardens; Garage; Large Storeroom; Outdoor Toilet; Boiler Room.

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...

Holiday Letting 
The property has an established letting history providing a lucrative income per annum. Further details of the figures can be provided after viewing the property. For more information about availability and tariffs please visit www.stmawesretreats.co.uk and search for ?Moonrakers'. The house has received wide acclaim in the national press, magazines and on social media. Recently the house was voted 'The Best Family Friendly Holiday House' by an international lettings agency and one of the top ten self-catering houses in the UK by a national publication.

The Accommodation ? An overview 

Ground Floor 
The house has two private driveways, one located in front of the house, and the second driveway to the side which gives access to the detached garage and garden store. All the bedrooms and bathrooms are spacious which, when the house is fully occupied, gives guests a feeling of space and privacy to relax and enjoy the full beauty of the house, its glorious gardens and magnificent views. Upon entering the reception hall from the porch initial impressions are of quality, style and comfort with careful use of engineered bamboo style flooring to the oak staircase, internal doors to the reception areas, bedroom 5 and walk-in shower / cloakroom which is fitted in Villeroy and Boch with tasteful tiles to the walls and floor. Upon entering the dining room, the property opens out into spacious open plan but cleverly zoned living areas, designed to maximise the fantastic views over the gardens, countryside and bay. The spacious lounge has a modern glass wood burning stove and large...

First Floor 
On the first floor are three spacious bedrooms, all bathroom and walk-in shower en suite and a 4th bedroom which has its own private stylish family bathroom and walk-in shower. Three of the bedrooms have floor to ceiling patio doors opening out on to an enormous wooden decked balcony. All the bathrooms are fitted in Villeroy and Boch with modern tasteful tiling and fittings. The master suite is exceptional with its show-piece freestanding bath and spacious walk in shower, carefully positioned to admire the beautiful sea and headland views through its own patio doors on to a balcony. The wide decked balcony has an electric awning and has the most breathtaking panoramic sea and headland views which have to be seen to be fully appreciated.

Landscaped Gardens 
The magnificent landscaped gardens have well-tended lawns and rockeries that offer a choice of areas to sit and relax in tranquillity. The bottom area of garden is laid to lawn and is ideal for football, cricket and simply sunbathing! The house provides the perfect location for peaceful sunbathing when not at the beach.

Services 
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Telephone (broadband enabled). Television points (satellite connected). Oil fired central heating. Bathrooms are electric under-floor heated.

Energy performance certificate rating D. 

Furnishings, Contents and Effects 
With the exception of personal belongings, the interior designed furnishings and effects are available by separate negotiation.

Planning Permission 
Under planning application PA11 / 02482, there is a lapsed planning permission for a spiral staircase to connect to the balcony from the gardens.

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Added on Rightmove:
03 February 2017

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

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H Tiddy, St Mawes, Truro

The Square, St. Mawes, TR2 5AG

01326 455026 Local call rate

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H Tiddy, St Mawes, Truro

The Square, St. Mawes, TR2 5AG

01326 455026 Local call rate

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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

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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