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St Merryn


Detached Bungalow






1,033 sq ft

96 sq m

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Key features

  • Detached bungalow
  • Three bedrooms
  • Countryside views
  • Village centre
  • Private driveway, garage


Commanding an enviable location in the popular village of St Merryn, Elvet is an individual, architect designed property that offers the best in single storey living. Sitting centrally on a generous plot with open countryside views to the rear, this substantial house was designed with modern living in mind. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and only a few miles from some of Cornwall's most celebrated beaches, this detached property offers the rare combination of village living and coastal lifestyle.

Approaching the property, the gated driveway offers parking for several vehicles and is surrounded by established hedges and timber fencing, providing a secluded feel, despite the proximity to the village. An integral garage offers further options for parking and storage and has a useful door into the house. The impressive main entrance features attractive floor-to-ceiling glazing which floods this welcoming area with natural light. This feeling of light and space is amplified by the vaulted ceilings, and becomes a theme throughout the property, which has generous proportions throughout.
Following the properties natural flow, you find yourself in a dual aspect sitting room which features an open fireplace and spectacular views through the French doors across the open fields to the rear, and out to the sea beyond. The spacious kitchen features ample storage and worktop units, and comfortably fits a dining table, creating a perfect eat-in kitchen. This lovely light room benefits from direct access to the side of the property, making entertaining outdoors a pleasure. An additional utility room houses the laundry and offers access to the integral garage. Elvet has three generous bedrooms, including a large master with ensuite, all located at the rear of the property and enjoying views towards Trevose Head.

Currently surrounded by well-kept lawns, the wraparound gardens offer a canvas for potential landscaping, or are equally suited to low-maintenance upkeep.

Front entrance door with attractive glazing beside to;

Spacious entrance hall with high ceiling, laminate flooring, radiator, built in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, doors to;

Double glazed window to the front, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator.

Contura stove with dark honed slate mantle & hearth , 4 wall lights, ceiling light, 2 radiators. Double glazed windows to the side, French doors to the rear garden with views over the open countryside to the sea beyond.

A range of base & wall units incorporating a double bowl sink unit with mixer tap, built in Stoves oven & grill, built in electric hob with extractor over, dishwasher, fridge, part tiled walls. Double glazed windows to the side and front, double glazed French doors to the side.

3.23m x 2.39m Double glazed window to the rear, ceiling light, radiator.

Double glazed window to the front, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, panelled bath with shower over, part tiled walls, ceiling light.

Double glazed window, door to garage, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer, ceiling light.

Double glazed window to the rear, built in wardrobe, ceiling light, radiator.

Double glazed window to the rear, built in wardrobe, ceiling light, radiator, door to;

Shower enclosure, tiled walls, radiator, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, wall mounted storage. Double glazed window to the side.

Up & over door, ceiling light, window to rear, wall mounted boiler, personal door to the garden.

There is a low maintenance lawned garden at the rear including a patio area. There are views over the surrounding open countryside to the sea in the distance. BBQ area.

Parking for three vehicles in the driveway. Established hedges and timber boundary.


TENURE - Freehold

CONSTRUCTION - Standard construction, cavity wall, pitched roof.

SERVICES - Mains electricity, water, drainage.

Gas fired boiler for central heating radiators.

BROADBAND - Fibre to the cabinet.

Voice & data service with EE, O2 and Vodafone, voice service only with Three

Off road parking for three vehicles on the private gated driveway,

The property is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Central to a series of beautiful beaches on the north Cornish coast, St Merryn is at the heart of 'seven bays for seven days'. Take your pick from Trevone Bay, Harlyn Bay, Treyarnon Bay, Constantine Bay, Porthcothan Bay, Mother Ivy's Bay, Booby's Bay and more, all within a couple of miles of the village. The village has everything you need on your doorstep, including a well stocked village store, delicious bakery, pubs and bars, restaurants and take-aways, a petrol station and more. Try out Rick Stein's take on pub food at The Cornish Arms, or for another superb dining experience there is The Pig within two miles.
Take to the water and get involved at Harlyn Surf School, where you can learn to surf, or try your hand at coasteering, kayaking or paddle boarding. For those seeking the opportunity to use one of England's most prestigious golf courses, the award winning Trevose Golf Club is just a mile away. Or for a simple breath of fresh air, the South West Coast Path offers a breathtaking scenic hike along the rugged coastline.
Also just a ten minute drive away is Padstow, a picturesque harbour town with a number of superb restaurants, bars, boutique shops and galleries. This bustling town offers a vast variety of food options from Rick Stein's famous Seafood Restaurant and Paul Ainsworth's Michelin starred No.6, to fresh Cornish pasties and fish and chips on the harbour.

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