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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

West Looe Hill, Looe

Sold STC £240,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming 2 Bedroom Cottage
  • Off Street Position
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Feature Kitchen
  • Generous Garden
  • Open Views
  • Viewing Advised
  • EPC E

Full description

A viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the deceptively spacious and charming cottage that this is. Situated in a unique spot just set behind the street front cottages which line West Looe Hill. Far reaching views across the West Looe valley towards the harbour and higher East Looe are enjoyed from the elevated gardens and upstairs bedrooms.
The accommodation provides a 25' lounge/diner, a 17' kitchen/breakfast room, cloakroom, 2 double bedrooms to the first floor and bathroom with separate shower. There is a courtyard area outside the front with steps leading up to the terraced garden with two patio areas, and the rest being laid to lawn.
A range of amenities are just a short walk nearby, along with the quay and tidal fishing harbour where you can walk into the town centre or catch the foot ferry.

Location - Set in a peaceful off street location immediately to the rear of the street front cottages on the sought after West Looe Hill. The access path and gate are to the left hand side of Old Chapel Cottage.

Entrance - Wooden stable door with a panel glazed top half opens from the front courtyard into the spacious living room.

Lounge/Diner - 7.67 x 3.66 (25'1" x 12'0") - Spacious living room with two front aspect, Upvc double glazed windows with Georgian styling. Character ceiling beams. Fireplace with a decorative mantle and surround and inset wood burning stove. 3 radiators. Television aerial point. Telephone point. Stairs rise from the centre of the room to serve the first floor and provide a very useful walk in cupboard beneath that could be locked and used as an owners cupboard if the property was utilised as a holiday home. The cupboard has a radiator and lighting within.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 5.21 x 3.68 (17'1" x 12'0") - A real feature of the property with a vaulted ceiling and skylight windows providing great natural light. Wooden stable door with panel glazed top half to the front courtyard, side and rear double glazed windows. Fitted with a range of wall and base cabinets incorporating cupboards and drawers, granite effect work surfaces, an inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink drainer with mixer tap. Under counter space and plumbing for a washing machine and midi dishwasher. 'Smeg' dual fuel oven with 2 electric ovens and a 5 ring gas burner top with cookerhood over. Space for an upright fridge freezer. Wall mounted, gas fired, 'Vaillant' combination boiler that provides the central heating and on demand hot water. Extractor fan. Radiator. Tiled floor. Space for a dining table. Door to the cloakroom.

Cloakroom - Modern two piece suite of; a close coupled WC and a wall mounted wash hand basin with tiling to the upstand. Radiator. Extractor fan. Tiled floor.

First Floor Landing - Half landing with radiator and a rear aspect Upvc double glazed window. Split steps to each side one serving bedroom 2 the other bedroom 1 and the bathroom. Fitted cupboard with doors to both sides both sides of the landing.

Bedroom 1 - 3.68 x 2.92 (12'0" x 9'6") - Front aspect Upvc double glazed window with Georgian style detail affording far reaching, across roof top views towards the harbour, Eastcliffe and higher East Looe. Radiator. Decorative period fireplace. Radiator. Telephone point. ceiling coving.

Bathroom - 2.77 x 1.83 (9'1" x 6'0") - Front aspect Upvc double glazed window. Well appointed 4 piece bathroom suite of; a panelled bath with mixer tap, separate shower enclosure with a glazed bi fold entry door and a matching side panel, pedestal wash hand basin with wall light and electric shaver point over and a close coupled WC. Fully tiled wall. Spotlighting. Ceiling coving. Radiator. Loft access hatch.

Bedroom 2 - 3.76 x 2.74 (12'4" x 8'11") - Front aspect Upvc double glazed window with Georgian detail, enjoying the picturesque views as in bedroom 1. Radiator. Decorative period fireplace. Telephone point. Ceiling coving.

Outside - The final approach to the property is via footpath only. The path way is located to the lower side of Old Chapel Cottage. At the end of the path a gate opens into the front courtyard.

Front - The courtyard is laid to low maintenance stone pavers. Open storm porch and access to the cottage through the stable door. A path gives leads to the second stable door entering the kitchen dining room and continues on to one side. Steps rise form the yard to the impressive tiered, side gardens.

Side - The first two terraces of garden are laid to patio with antique style lamppost lighting, the higher of the 2 patio terraces houses an octagonal summer house with glazed panels to all sides and enjoying superb views of the West Looe valley to higher East Looe. Steps rise to a level lawned tier also enjoying the fine views, the next terrace houses 2 large timber storage sheds and steps rise to an as yet uncultivated area of garden.

Directions - Having crossed the bridge from East to West Looe take the first left turn into Quay Road and follow the river along passing 'The Harbour Moon' public house, 'Portbyhan hotel' and a parade of shops and cafes. Immediately after the last cafe turn right into Fore Street and carry straight on passing the fire station and 'Jolly Sailor' public house, after a short distance Fore Street becomes West Looe Hill and the property can be found approximately 500 yards up on the left hand side of the road to the rear of Old Chapel Cottage. IT IS ADVISABLE TO PARK YOUR CAR IN THE PAY & DISPLAY CAR PARK ON WEST LOOE QUAY SIDE AND MAKE THE FINAL APPROACH ON FOOT.

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Added on Rightmove:
08 May 2017


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