4 bedroom detached house for sale

Freshwater Lane, St Mawes

Sold STC £2,500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • SITTING JUST MOMENTS FROM THE WATERS EDGE
  • LIGHT AND AIRY QUALITY ACCOMMODATION ARRANGED OVER THREE FLOORS
  • CINEMA ROOM AND PRIVATE LANDSCAPED GARDENS
  • A SECLUDED LUXURY RETREAT IN ONE OF CORNWALL'S MOST PRESTIGIOUS POSTCODES
  • BEAUTIFUL VIEWS OVER THE PERCUIL RIVER AND SURROUNDING COUNTRYSIDE
  • BOATING FACILITIES, BEACH, SHOPS AND TOP QUALITY RESTAURANTS ON THE DOORSTEP

Full description

Sitting just moments from the water's edge, this exceptional property provides a secluded luxury retreat in one of Cornwall's most prestigious postcodes.

INTRODUCTION 
Designed to maximise the views over the Percuil River and surrounding National Trust countryside, this property would make an idyllic family home or summer residence. Moonfleet was originally a 1960s detached bungalow, but was tastefully re-built by Roseland Restoration in 2006. The new Moonfleet combines traditional Cornish materials with state-of-the-art specifications. It is a beautiful example of sympathetic modern design.

LUXURY LIVING 
Upon entering the property, you'll be welcomed into the impressive 24' reception hall, complete with sweeping spiral staircase. As you make your way through each of the rooms, the light simply pours in through the floor-to-ceiling windows. The de´cor is tasteful, contemporary and stylish, with each room declaring its own character and charm. The open plan dining area, kitchen and sitting room creates a communal space that's perfect for entertaining. The separate living room is a spacious sanctuary, where you can snuggle up with the family or gaze out through the French windows to the landscaped gardens beyond. Upstairs you'll find panoramic views of the Percuil River, which can be enjoyed through the ?lookout' apex window. There is a study and four good-sized bedrooms. Each bedroom has its own unique personality, with features including a luxurious walk-in dressing room in the master, en-suite bathrooms, a wonderful nautical-inspired guest room and...

THE ACCOMMODATION 
Approx. 4892 square feet (454 sq metres) Lower Ground Floor: Integrated double garage; Internal staircase; Boiler & store room. Ground Floor: Open porch; Impressive 24' reception hall; Feature staircase; Living room (33'4 x 19'8); Informal sitting room (16'6); Open plan bespoke kitchen with dining and family areas (33'4 x 17'10); Rear hall; Utility room; Cloak room/shower room. First floor: Lookout landing; Master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite bath/shower room; Two double bedrooms with en-suite shower room; One further double bedroom; Family Bath and shower room. Study with staircase to the second floor. Second floor: Cinema room. Exterior: Mature landscaped gardens; Morning sunrise terrace; Evening sunset terrace.

ST MAWES 
With its charming waterside bars and shops, St Mawes has long been one of the county's most desirable locations. Life here revolves around the water and there are numerous moorings in the harbour. There's also an active sailing club, with a full programme of regattas, club races and national championships. The village itself is in an area of outstanding natural beauty, with much of the surrounding landscape owned by the National Trust. Wander past quaint thatched cottages to the harbour quay and you'll be greeted by sweeping sea views and the green hills of the Roseland Peninsula. You could while away afternoons exploring the south-facing beaches and Tudor castle, or hop on a water taxi or ferry to Falmouth and enjoy the bustling shops and cosmopolitan atmosphere. There's plenty happening in the evening too. Visit one of St Mawes' two quintessentially Cornish pubs, enjoy cocktails on the terrace of the recently remodelled Idle Rocks or experience dinner at...

AMENITIES IN ST MAWES 
RESTAURANTS / CAFE´S / PUBS; LOCAL BUTCHER; BAKERY; CONVENIENCE STORE; POST OFFICE/NEWSAGENT; CLOTHING SHOPS; WATERSPORTS HIRE; DOCTOR; HAIR SALON; DENTIST ; PHARMACY; VILLAGE HALL; CHURCHES ; DELICATESSEN; ART GALLERIES; GIFT SHOPS; ICE CREAM SHOPS; TWO BEACHES; SAILING SCHOOLS; SAILING CLUB; RIVER MOORINGS; PRIMARY SCHOOL; ST MAWES CASTLE.

LOCATION (Distances and times are approximate) 
Fly: Newquay airport 29 miles from property Flights to Gatwick & Manchester Rail: Paddington ? St Austell (4hrs) Sail: Falmouth: 25 minutes by passenger ferry Road: Truro: 10 miles (via King Harry Ferry) St Austell: 15 miles; Plymouth: 58 miles; Exeter: 97 miles Distances and times are approximate

CORNWALL 
Sprawling white sand beaches, acres of unspoilt countryside and miles of rugged coastal paths - Cornwall truly is a county like no other, and St Mawes is the ideal base from which to explore. ATTRACTIONS Lost Gardens of Heligan Tate Gallery Truro Cathedral National Maritime Museum Eden Project Cornish Seal Sanctuary National Trust Gardens and Manor Houses Lands End Cornwall also has a burgeoning reputation for exceptional food, recently securing its place in Expedia's European list of up-and-coming foodie destinations* (just behind Puglia and Madrid!). It's hardly surprising when you consider that there are fine dining experiences, celebrity chefs and even Michelin starred restaurants in abundance. RESTAURANTS Jamie Oliver, Fifteen (Watergate Bay) Rick Stein (Falmouth, Padstow and Porthleven) Nathan Outlaw, St Enodoc Hotel (Rock) Paul Ainsworth (Padstow) Chris Eden, Driftwood (Rosevine)

SPECIFICATIONS 
EXTERIOR Cedar clad electric gate with coded entry and intercom Blocked paved driveway Parking / boat storage areas Scandinavian triple glazed windows with remainder of 10 year guarantee Dooria pre-finished external doors Delabole slate roof Terraces with stainless steel handrails Security alarm system Mature landscaped gardens INTERIOR Dooria pre-finished internal doors Engineered wide oak board floor in living/family areas Laufen sanitary ware Porcelanosa tiles Oil fired heating system (to underfloor heating) Heat recovery and air circulation system Rotpunkt German bespoke kitchen Kitchen Appliances: Miele induction hob Miele single oven Miele integrated combination microwave Miele integrated coffee machine Miele steam oven Miele integrated dishwasher Miele warming draw Liebherr bio-fresh integrated fridge Liebherr integrated freezer Cinema room with drop-down screen Interior designed dressing room in master suite

SERVICES 
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Telephone, broadband enabled and television points. Oil fired central heating to under-floor. Heat recovery and ventilation system.

Energy performance certificate rating D 

FURNISHINGS AND EFFECTS 
Quality made-to-measure luxury fittings and effects with the exception of personal belongings are available by separate negotiation

IMPORTANT INFORMATION 
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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Added on Rightmove:
29 March 2017

Nearest stations

  • Falmouth Docks (2.3 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.7 mi)
  • Penmere (3.4 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 (2.3 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.7 mi)
  • Penmere (3.4 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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