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4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Poltreen Close, Carbis Bay, St. Ives, Cornwall


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Tenure: Freehold

An exceptionally attractive very spacious detached four bedroomed barn conversional offering family sized accommodation that is full of character and interest. There are pretty gardens, with a deck, ample parking, a garage and sea views to St. Ives Bay and Godrevy Lighthouse.


Location Carbis Bay is a most sought after residential area 2 miles from the world famous harbour town and resort of St. Ives. St Ives, with its Mediterranean atmosphere, maze of cobbled streets and jumble of fisherman's cottages, blend with an eclectic selection of shops, galleries and studios centred around the pretty harbour. St Ives has been complemented in recent years by an ever increasing range of high end restaurants and cafes, further enhancing this unique cosmopolitan atmosphere. Carbis Bay has one of the area's finest sandy beaches and also offers excellent communication with West Cornwall and beyond and benefits from a mainline rail link with the Penzance to Paddington line at St Erth. There is a station on the scenic coastal railway at Carbis Bay, which allows easy access to nearby St Ives. The area also offers a wide variety of leisure facilities including water sports and coastal walks, with the challenging West Cornwall Golf Club overlooking the estuary at Lelant around one and a half miles away.

. Carbis Bay has a good range of day to day facilities including a junior school and a national brand supermarket.

The Property Boskerris Barn is a distinctive and exceptionally attractive traditional Cornish granite barn with an interesting array of family sized accommodation arranged on a reverse level taking advantage of the far reaching sea and coastal views. The property is approached from Poltreen Close via a gated access, adjacent to which there is a detached garage. There is ample brick paved on site parking to the side of the property whilst to the front there are landscaped level gardens, full of interest and colour with mature beds and borders, a wild life pond and a superb decking area positioned thoughtfully to take advantage of the late afternoon and evening sun.

. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor, both of which overlook the delightful front gardens. A wide staircase leads to a stunning first floor living room with a high vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, exposed A-frames, an attractive brick fireplace, exposed floor boards, and whitewashed and exposed granite walls, all combined to make this a most comfortable room from where there are excellent sea views to Godrevy Lighthouse, and on clear days and nights Trevose Lighthouse. The family bathroom is also on this floor and is complete with a Jacuzzi bath, also on this floor there are two further bedrooms all with a delightful outlook over the gardens to the sea.

. Timber double glazed natural pine door with wing windows into:

Reception Hallway11'2" x 8'7" (3.4m x 2.62m). One wall exposed granite, heating radiator, exposed floorboards, useful under stairs storage cupboard and natural pine door through to:

Inner Hallway Slate floor, double glazed window to the rear and door to:

Farmhouse Kitchen16'3" x 13' (4.95m x 3.96m). Natural slate floor with a range of white base and wall kitchen units with sink/drainer and ample space for farmhouse table and chairs or dresser etc, tiled splash backs, attractive brick arched alcoved Smeg range cooker, window overlooking rear garden and stable door through to:

Utility9' x 7'6" (2.74m x 2.29m). Slate flooring, plumbing for washing machine, heating radiator and door to front garden.

Shower Room Oversized shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, ceramic tiled floor, spot lighting, ladder style towel warmer.

. From the inner hallway to ground floor:

Bedroom One12'7" x 9'10" (3.84m x 3m). Light and very pleasant room with a deep window seat and casement window overlooking front garden, in addition to the full length glazed panelled window also overlooking the front garden, heating radiator.

Bedroom Two13' x 7'2" (3.96m x 2.18m). Slate flagged floor, radiator, casement window to the front with window seat overlooking the front garden.

. From the hallway, wide carpet staircase up with stripped pine panelling to:

Lounge20'5" x 14'2" (6.22m x 4.32m). A simply superb room full of interest and character, with high vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and A- frames, whitewashed and exposed granite walls, natural pine floorboards and stable door leading to:

Juliet Balcony Fine views to St Ives Bay, Godrevy Lighthouse and Trevose Lighthouse in the far distance. Further window to the front with window seat, massive brick fireplace with matching hearth and exposed beam currently housing a gas log burner style stove, radiators.

Bathroom14' x 9'5" (4.27m x 2.87m). High pitched ceiling, double glazed windows to the rear and front with fitted shutters and window seat, slate flooring, white suite comprising Jacuzzi bath, low level WC, matching bidet, hand basin, shelved airing cupboard, ladder style towel warmer, concealed boiler cupboard and radiator.

Bedroom Three10'7" x 9'9" (3.23m x 2.97m). Fitted carpet, radiator, Velux roof light, casement window to the front with excellent outlook and a range of built-in storage lockers and radiator.

Bedroom Four14'7" x 11'7" (4.45m x 3.53m). Casement window to the front with window seat, Velux roof light, radiator and double glazed window to the rear with fitted shutter.

Outside As previously mentioned the property is accessed off Poltreen Close via wrought iron gates leading into an extensive parking and turning area, brick paved, and sufficient for several cars. To one side there is an aluminium framed greenhouse, external water supply and range of storage cupboards. Situated to the right of the gate there is:

Detached Garage Double opening doors, windows and door to the side, pitched roof, electric and power supplied.

Garden The front garden is a real feature of the property and is full of interest and all year around colour, with productive vegetable areas, a wild life pond, well tended lawns and borders, and a superb decked area ideal for entertaining and positions take full advantage of the late afternoon and evening sun.

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Added on Rightmove:
28 March 2014

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