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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Portmellon, Mevagissey, Cornwall

Sold STC £459,950

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Tenure: Freehold

This sizeable ‘Mediterranean’ style four bedroom detached house is situated in a generous plot, in a tucked away location and yet within a short walk of the beach at Portmellon Cove.

The current owners have substantially re-furbished the property to an incredibly high standard giving the property a really high quality and contemporary feel with a very lavish and stylish interior.

The house has great potential to be used as a family home with a two bedroom self-contained annexe or as one substantial four bedroom house.

The property is situated in the middle of a generous plot with fairly level gardens on three sides and a raised further area of garden with an orchard. Generous driveway and detached double garage.

Reception hallway, updated cloakroom, sizeable 'Mediterranean' style lounge/dining room with porcelain/marble style flooring and impressive double sided multi-fuel burning stove, exquisitely updated and chic kitchen/breakfast room, laundry room, study, garden room, family room/potential annexe lounge, utility room/potential annexe kitchen, two double bedrooms and a beautifully updated bathroom that as previously mentioned and if required, could potentially form a self-contained two bedroom annexe. First floor landing, substantial master bedroom with dressing area, balcony and en-suite bath/shower room. Large guest double bedroom with walk in wardrobe and en-suite bathroom. Impressive gardens and grounds, driveway and double garage, outhouse with garden store and old gardeners WC and a separate workshop. Oil fired central heating. Double glazing.


Portmellon is a pretty cove with properties situated on either side to enjoy the lovely sea and coastal views. There is a lovely sandy beach with a Public House set to one side. The Cornish Coastal Path passes close to the house and leads to neighbouring Gorran Haven and Mevagissey. The beaches at Portmellon and Gorran Haven have free boat launching.

Reception Hall
A feature split level reception hallway with large gloss tile feature flooring in the initial entrance hallway. Double glazed UPVC entrance door with inset bevel glazed stained glass/leaded light effect window panel and matching slit window panels on either side and a double glazed curved fan light window above. Radiator with white painted decorative cover. Timber panelled ceiling with ceiling light point. A panelled wood door gives access to the garden room and steps lead up to the main hallway with wood panelled doors giving access to the cloak room, family room, study and a similar door with multi pane bevel edged glazed window panels leads to the lounge/dining room. Staircase to the first floor landing with contemporary style metal spindles, exposed timber handrail and newel posts with feature glass seahorse finial. Radiator, inset motion activated ceiling down lighters. Wall mounted central heating thermostat control. A wide opening leads to the kitchen/breakfast room. There is a built-in and recessed walk-in coats cupboard with ceiling light, wall mounted cupboard with trip switch box and louvered doors conceal the EuroStar oil fired central heating boiler.

Updated with a contemporary style white suite comprising wall mounted rectangular wash hand basin with chrome effect waterfall tap, coloured glass miniature style splashback and freestanding white gloss fronted vanity unit under with soft closing door. WC with soft closing seat and contemporary style panelling concealing the cistern and with push button flush. Tiled flooring. Coved ceiling. Obscure double glazed window. Inset ceiling down lighter.

Lounge/Dining Room
24’7” at longest point x 19’8” (7.49m x 5.99m)
A truly stunning and contemporary style lounge/dining room that really gives this unique property the "WOW" factor. There is a lovely open plan feel to the room and yet a feature double sided central fireplace gives this room a defined lounge and dining room area. The fireplace has a contemporary double sided Lotus multi fuel burner with glazed door fronts and slate hearths on both sides. Feature large porcelain/marble style tiled flooring. Double glazed double sliding doors with matching window panels on either side give access and views over the gardens and rural views beyond. Inset ceiling down lighters with dimmer switch controlling the down lighters in the lounge area and there is also a chandelier light point in the dining area. Four radiators with thermostat controls. Telephone points. There is space for large wall mounted TV. In the dining area there is a double glazed window with views over the rear garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
19’7” x 10’1” extending to 13’5” into recess (5.97m x 3.07m) (4.09m)
A very striking and exquisitely updated kitchen breakfast room that also gives the house the real "WOW" factor, has been updated by the current owner regardless of cost in order to create a lovely contemporary feel and a space that is a real pleasure to spend time in. The kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of wall mounted and mainly floor standing units with soft closing door fronts and feature lengths of white washed board style work surfaces and with built-in breakfast bar with complimenting circular end dining area. Inset Gorenje Induction hob with glass style feature splashback and Falmec designer extractor fan with stainless steel/coloured glass style panelled surround and concealed lighting. On either side there are feature glazed fronted wall mounted cupboards with illuminated contemporary glass shelves. There is a further contemporary wall mounted cupboard with electronic touch controllable open and closing coloured glass style louvered door front and with inset glass shelving. Built-in cupboards, drawers with concealed integral utensil and cutlery drawers, and pan drawers with soft closing fronts. Concealed corner carousel unit. Inset contemporary stainless steel sink with double rectangular bowl sinks, draining board and chrome effect mixer tap with drinking water tap. Concealed hideaway bin. There are two Hotpoint electric fan assisted ovens both with grills. Concealed and built-in large fridge and similar size built-in and concealed freezer. Built-in Ceda double wine cooler with slide out Beech effect wine rack drawers. There is complimenting floor tiling. Inset ceiling down lighters. Radiator with thermostat control. Space for wall mounted TV. Over the dining area there is a ceiling light point for the feature and striking light fitting (available subject to negotiation).

Kitchen/Breakfast Room Continued
A double aspect room with double glazed side window and double glazed double doors to the rear garden. Brushed stainless steel style light switches and power points, one with integrated USB charging points. A white panelled door leads to:

Laundry Room
10’ x 6’9” (3.05m x 2.06m)
There is a fitted range of wall mounted and floor standing units with lengths of roll top work surfaces and inset stainless steel sink with draining board and chrome effect mixer tap. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer and space for further fridge and freezer. Tiled flooring. Radiator with thermostat control. Timber panelling across one wall. Obscure double glazed door to the side of the property. Ceiling light point.

5’10” x 5’3” (1.78m x 1.60m)
Double glazed window to the rear elevation. Wall mounted shelving. Telephone point. Inset ceiling down lighters.

Garden Room
14’7” x 6’5” at widest point (4.45m x 1.96m)
A double aspect room with three feature large double glazed arched windows with views over the front and side gardens and rural views beyond. Tiled flooring. Radiator with thermostat control. Telephone and TV point. Timber panelled ceiling with two ceiling light points.

Family Room/Potential Annexe Lounge
13’9’ x 12’9” (4.19m x 3.89m)
Double glazed sliding door with matching side window panel gives views over the front garden and with rural views beyond. Coved ceiling with inset ceiling down lighters. TV point. Radiator with thermostat control. An opening leads to the inner hallway and a contemporary style glazed panelled door leads to the utility room/ potential annexe kitchen.

Inner Hallway
White panelled doors give access to bedrooms three and four and to the ground floor bathroom.

NB: If a buyer is looking for a self-contained annexe this area can be used to form a self-contained two bedroom annexe with the family room being used as the annexe lounge, bedrooms three and four would give two bedrooms to the annexe, with a bathroom that is currently next to the two bedrooms and the utility room could be used to form an annexe kitchen.

Bedroom Three/ Potential Annexe Bedroom
12’9” x 8’6” (3.89m x 2.59)
Double glazed window with views over the front gardens and with rural views beyond. Space for double or twin beds. Radiator with thermostat control. Inset ceiling down lighters.

Bedroom Four/Potential Annexe Bedroom
10’1” x 8’10” (3.07m x 2.69m)
Space for double or twin beds. Double glazed window with views towards the front gardens. Radiator with thermostat control. Inset ceiling down lighters.

Ground Floor Bathroom
Updated with a very stylish and contemporary style suite comprising shaped panel enclosed bath with chrome effect mixer tap, chrome effect wall mounted shower with overhead rainfall shower head and secondary shower head and glazed side shower screen. Gloss white fronted vanity unit with inset wash hand basin with chrome effect mixer tap and integrated WC to one side with soft close seat and concealed cistern with push button flush. Feature contemporary tiled floor and walls. Inset ceiling down lighters and extractor fan. Obscure double glazed window. Chrome effect heated towel rail.

Utility Room/ Potential Annexe Kitchen
10’7” x 5’10” (3.23m x 1.78m)
Updated with a range of gloss white fronted wall mounted and floor standing units with lengths of roll top wood effect work surfaces with inset sink with drainer and chrome effect mixer tap. Built-in drawers. Built-in electric oven with four ring electric touch control hob with feature glazed effect splashback above and with extractor fan above set into a stainless steel and glass effect canopy surround. Contemporary style tiled flooring. Space for fridge/freezer. Double glazed side window and obscure double glazed door to outside. Single radiator with thermostat control. Inset ceiling down lighters. Concealed under unit lighting. Wall mounted trip switch box.

First Floor Landing
Wood panelled doors gives access to bedroom one and two and to the large walk-in linen store with fitted wooden slatted shelving, radiator and ceiling light point. Inset ceiling down lighters.

Master Bedroom Suite
15’8” excluding recess wardrobe x 11’5” excluding slight recess. Plus 11’4” in the dressing area (excluding built-in wardrobe) x 7’4” at longest point. These measurements exclude the area that gives access to the balcony. (4.78m x 3.48m) (3.45m x 2.24m)
The large master bedroom suite consists of the main bedroom area with access to the balcony, there is a central dressing area which in turn has access to the en-suite bath/shower room. Space for large double bed with two built-in wardrobes with folding panelled doors on one side. Double glazed window to the side elevation with views over the gardens and lovely rural views beyond. Radiator with thermostat control. TV/sky cable point (subject to subscription). There is a further large walk-in wardrobe with two wood panelled doors, with fitted hanging rail and light. A double glazed sliding door with matching side window panel gives views over the front gardens and access to the balcony. Ceiling light point. In the main dressing area there are two wood panelled doors that open to a walk-in wardrobe with fitted hanging rails, shelves and ceiling light point. On one side there is space for further freestanding wardrobes or small settee. Radiator with thermostat control. Ceiling light point. Access to the loft space. A wood panelled door leads to:

En-Suite Bath/Shower Room
Fitted with a white suite comprising panel enclosed double ended large bath with chrome/gold effect mixer tap. Walk-in corner shower cubicle with curved glass shower front screens, sliding door and wall mounted chrome effect Tiboli shower. There is a fitted range of wall to wall, wall mounted and floor standing bathroom cupboards and drawers with inset sink with chrome/gold effect mixer tap and roll top surfaces on either side. WC with concealed cistern. Tiled walls with feature overhead dado tiling. Obscure double glazed window. Radiator with thermostat control.

6’9” x 6’11” (2.06m x 2.11m)
There is timber decked flooring. Timber balustrade on three sides and there are lovely rural views from the balcony.

Bedroom Two
15’8” excluding recess wardrobe x 11’7” extending to 13’6” at widest point (4.78m x 3.53m)(4.11m)
Double glazed window with views over the rear garden. Space for large double bed. Ceiling light point. Radiator with thermostat control. TV point. Wood panelled double doors open to a walk-in wardrobe with hanging rail and storage area, ceiling light point and there is further access into a boarded eaves storage space with lighting. A wood panelled door leads to:

En-Suite Bathroom
Fitted with a white suite comprising panel enclosed bath with gold effect taps. Walk in shower with Triton wall mounted electric shower. Large pedestal wash hand basin with gold effect taps. WC with push button flush. Tiled walls with inset feature dado tiling. Wall mounted mirror over the wash hand basin. There are two double glazed windows with views over the rear garden. Radiator with thermostat control. Wall light point and ceiling light point.

Detached Double Garage
17’1” x 18’8” both measurements wall to wall (5.21m x 5.69m)
Up and over metal door. Double glazed side window and there is an obscure glazed side door. Overhead storage area and strip light. Power points and trip switch box.

Front Gardens and Driveway
The driveway stretches across the front of the property with access that the current owners use off Portmellon Cove and there is access on the other side of the property through Portmellon Park via two high level gates. There is a tarmac area with parking for cars and access to the double garage. A central stepped pathway with areas of lawn on either side and flowerbeds give access to the front door. A further concrete pathway leads to the side of the property. There are numerous Palm trees on the approach to the front door and various plants and shrubs including Hydrangea, Buddleia, Fuchsias, and Roses. There is a slate chipping covered area to one side of the entrance pathway with a feature mature Magnolia that produces large white flowers. Outside light.

Rear and Side Garden
The main gardens for the property are laid around the rear and side of the property and are mainly laid to lawn with a feature paved patio area directly to the side of the lounge with space for garden furniture with Gazebo with two brick built column supports. Outside lighting. Raised brick built flower beds and dwarf garden brick built walls on either side. There is a high garden wall with gated access to the garden directly behind the house which is laid to lawn with a wide paved walkway that leads to a paved patio area with space for outside table and chairs that is situated to the side of the kitchen/breakfast room. Outside lighting. Water tap and power points. From the main garden area steps with timber side handrails lead up to a sizeable garden area/orchard with various apple trees.

Side Garden
At the side of the property there is a wide paved walkway running along the side of the house with access to the laundry room and utility room and a high garden wall with metal gate gives access to the front of the property. There is a paved patio area with space for table and chairs. Outside lighting. Raised flowerbeds with Hydrangeas, Fuchsia's and mature Camellia.

Garden Store
Obscure glazed entrance door leads to this concrete built outbuilding that has a glazed window, power and lighting. There are fitted floor standing cupboards, worksurfaces and fitted sink with draining board and taps. Tiled flooring. A door leads to a gardeners WC with WC (not checked if working) with obscure glazed window and overhead light.

Adjoining the Garden Store is a concrete built workshop with external access via a multi pane glazed door. Overhead strip light. Access to the roof void and a wall mounted fuse box.

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