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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Back Road East, St. Ives, TR26

Sold by Us £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Three Bedroom Cottage
  • Self-Contained Apartment
  • Unique / Rare Location
  • Highly Sought After Town
  • Walking Distance To Beaches
  • Double Glazed

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
Having been kept by a local family for generations and situated in a prominent
position in the highly desirable coastal town of St Ives is this substantial
Victorian, South-facing, granite built fisherman's cottage. This property retains
much of its original character, charm and features of local historical interest
and offers a fantastic opportunity for a family home, and potential income with
the inclusive flat. The property can be found on Island Square, just a few seconds
walk from the popular harbour, two minutes walk from the surfing beach at
Porthmeor and sheltered cove of Porthgwidden and with all the bars, restaurants,
cafes and shops easily accessible. The main cottage offers a large lounge, modern
kitchen, three bedrooms (two double and one single) and a shower room. The ground
floor was converted some years ago and now offers an additional one bedroom flat,
a fantastic opportunity to have a substantial annual income as a holiday let or
(subject to planning approval), the property could be converted into two separate
dwellings with their own access. Viewings are highly recommended to appreciate the
location and value on offer.

Location
Arguably the most popular and famous coastal town in Cornwall the seaside town of St Ives is a fantastic destination for those looking for a real slice of traditional Cornwall. The town offers a fantastic mix of traditional architecture, with cobbled streets, a mishmash of whitewashed former fishermans houses and net lofts and modern amenities with supermarkets, local stores, cafes, restaurants and public houses. The town is renowned for its popular beaches, one of which currently features on Tripadvisors "Top 10 European Beaches" and are situated within half a mile of this property.

Entrance Hall
5'3 x 3'
Accessed via traditional granite steps, timber framed single glazed door, vinyl flooring, internal antique timber framed door with stained glass.

Lounge
16'10 x 9'6
Two uPVC double glazed windows facing the front and side, carpeted flooring, feature antique victorian fireplace.

Kitchen / Diner
14'6 x 8'11 (increasing to 10'3)
Vinyl flooring, uPVC double glazed window facing the front, wall base and drawer units, roll top work surface, stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap. Pull-out larder. staircase to first floor. Understairs cupboard

Bedroom One
10'8 x 9'8
carpeted flooring, uPVC double glazed window with window seat, facing the front, built in mirrored wardrobe and shelving.

Bedroom Two
11' x 9'3
uPVC double glazed window with window seat facing the front, carpeted flooring, wall mounted wash basin.built-in wall cupboard.

Bedroom Three
7'10 x 6'6
uPVC double glazed window facing the side, carpeted flooring.

Shower Room
Single enclosure shower, single glazed frosted window, pedestal sink, low level wc, vinyl flooring, airing cupboard with immersion tank to landing.

Annexe
The ground floor of the residence has been loosely divided to comprise a one bedroom self-contained apartment. With separate access, the flat in brief offers a large open plan living area which incorporates a kitchen area and a lounge diner, there is a substantial master bedroom and a shower room. We would advise people seek the advice of holiday let companies to see what the property could achieve as a holiday let, as there are many successful ones in the area (planning permission would be needed if wishing to class this as a separate residence).

Annexe Living Room
15'7 x 10'8 (increasing to 14'1)
Kitchen: wall base and drawer units, roll top work surface, stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap.

Lounge: entrance through a barn style timber frame door, timber framed double glazed window facing the side.

Annexe Bedroom
11'1 x 9'2
Carpeted flooring, timber frame single glazed window. An added feature is the retention of granite 'pressing' coins from the former pilchard press.

Annexe Shower Room
Single enclosure shower, corner sink, low level wc, vinyl flooring. Airing cupboard with immersion tank


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29 December 2016

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