3 bedroom detached house for sale

Widegates, Looe

Guide Price £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • ABOUT 2036 SQ FT
  • 21 FT KITCHEN/DINER
  • 25 FT GARDEN ROOM
  • SITTING ROOM WITH WOOD BURNER
  • THREE BEDROOMS (1 EN-SUITE)
  • RURAL SETTING
  • GENEROUS GARDENS
  • TWO GARAGES & WORKSHOP
  • WELL PRESENTED
  • COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

LOOE 4 MILES, SEATON BEACH 3 MILES, LISKEARD 5 MILES, PLYMOUTH 18 MILES Offering expansive, breath-taking views across open country to the English Channel, this enchanting detached and south facing cottage offers spacious family accommodation within private, well established gardens. About 2036 sq ft, 21 ft kitchen/diner, three bedrooms (1 en-suite), two garages & workshop, rural setting with countryside views.  

LOCATION The property is quietly situated in a private south facing position adjacent to open fields, from which it commands a stunning southerly aspect over the unspoilt countryside of South East Cornwall as far as the coastline and waters of the English Channel. Whilst at the end of a long (80 yards) drive, the property enjoys straightforward access to the A387 and A38 and is on a bus route. There is a local farm shop, with popular café, within 500 yards catering for most day to day needs and the nearby village of Hessenford has a church and popular public house.

The town of Looe straddles the wide river with its long bridge and stone harbourside which remains important today as a commercial fishing facility, with a thriving tourist industry and popular with boating enthusiasts. On the edge of the town is a branch line railway station which links with the main line at Liskeard (Plymouth to London Paddington 3 hours).

The coastline either side of Looe is beautiful and unspoilt, easily accessible via the South West Coast Path and the substantial areas of ownership held by the National Trust. There are excellent bathing beaches and a wide network of footpaths and bridleways in the vicinity.

Access to the area is good with main roads leading to the A38, west of Plymouth. The market town of Liskeard, to the north, includes a wide range of facilities as does the town of Saltash with a Waitrose store on its northern outskirts. The City of Plymouth lies within commuting distance and has an extensive and historic waterfront together with an excellent range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. In addition there is a cross channel ferry link at Plymouth with regular services to France and Northern Spain 

DESCRIPTION Situated at the end of a private drive, this charming character cottage is divinely positioned to enjoy the most wonderful countryside views across to the English Channel. Hillside has been in our clients family since 1971, the property has been lovingly maintained and offers purchasers a unique opportunity to purchase this lovely home replete with character and period charm.

A warm welcome awaits you as you enter the generously proportioned dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room complete with Rangemaster Professional oven (available only by separate negotiation), plenty of storage and polished granite worktops, French Oak solid flooring, plumbing for American style fridge/freezer and here you will find the solid fuel boiler. This room leads into a well equipped utility with downstairs WC and there is access into a very impressive garden room, south facing with a magnificent panorama, this room truly is a wonderful family/entertaining space.

The formal dining room is the heart of this home, a versatile space with French Chestnut flooring and Dean Forge multi fuel burner with brick surround and slate hearth, an opening leads into the office with built in shelves and desk. There is a cosy dual aspect sitting room with Charnwood multi-fuel burner again with brick surround and slate hearth and mantle. From the dining room stairs rise to the first floor landing where there are three generous double bedrooms , the master boasting a dressing area, dual aspect with magnificent far reaching views across to the English Channel and en-suite shower room facilities.The family bathroom is light and airy and the whole house is immaculately presented. 

OUTSIDE The property is approached over a long (80 yards) private drive with parking area. There are two garages and a workshop, further outbuildings include two garden sheds, a log store and two greenhouses.

The south facing garden backs onto open fields and is mostly laid to lawn interspersed with established plants including Gunnera together with colourful flowers and shrub beds. There is a superb contemporary, west facing veranda perfect for al fresco dining and to enjoy the evening sunsets. In the lower section of garden there is an above ground swimming pool with solar heating and patio. A spring on the west boundary serves the property's private water supply (we understand that mains water is available at the end of the drive subject to installation/connection charge).



 

EPC RATING - D  

DIRECTIONS- USING SAT NAV PL13 1QD Approaching from Hessenford the private drive will be found after the turning for Tredinnick Farm Shop on the left hand side, prior to reaching the junction for Widegates village. 

GUIDE PRICE £425,000  


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12 March 2018

Nearest stations

  • Menheniot (2.3 mi)
  • Sandplace (2.5 mi)
  • Causeland (2.7 mi)
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Scott Parry Associates, Cornwall

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01752 858314 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Menheniot (2.3 mi)
  • Sandplace (2.5 mi)
  • Causeland (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Scott Parry Associates, Cornwall

TAMAR VIEW NURSERIES Carkeel, Saltash, PL12 6PH

01752 858314 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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