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4 bedroom apartment for sale

Maker, Torpoint, Cornwall, PL10

Offers in Excess of £315,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Fabulous Views
  • Truly Stunning Unique Location
  • Historic Fort
  • Impressive 4 Bedroom Apartment
  • Extremely Well Appointed
  • Two Parking Spaces and Visitors' Parking
  • Low Maintenance
  • Impressive Communal Facilities

Full description

A deeply impressive 4 bedroom apartment set in the heart of a landmark historical building with breath-taking waterside views. Fabulous views. Truly stunning unique location. Historic fort. Immaculate 4 bedroom apartment. Extremely well appointed. Two parking spaces and visitors parking. Low maintenance. Impressive communal facilities. EPC Band E

Situation - Nestled on a headland in a commanding position overlooking the stunning natural harbour of Plymouth Sound, this unique location provides peace and tranquillity with simply stunning panoramic views from its historic location. Fort Picklecombe sits on its own idyllic coastal peninsula and lies beautifully within the Mount Edgcumbe Country Park. This truly staggering location provides breathtaking views and is the gateway to access many miles of beautiful coastal walks, enjoying views of the truly splendid twin fishing villages of Kingsand and Cawsand set on the Rame Peninsula which offers a multitude of old and fascinating houses and cottages and overlooks the sheltered bay. The villages are equipped with a variety of local shops, pubs and restaurants, together with a sailing club and other facilities. The Rame Peninsula is relatively little known and lies between Whitsand Bay and Plymouth Sound, being an area of very special qualities and is often known as Cornwall's "forgotten corner". This is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with quiet secluded beaches, magnificent scenery and spectacular walks along the South West Coastal Path.

Description - Surrounded by its enchanting sea views lies this landmark building. This imposing Grade II Listed Fort was commissioned in the mid 19th century and has been beautifully transformed from a protector of the busy naval port of Plymouth to a modern contemporary lifestyle property whilst retaining a glorious sense of history and its intriguing architecture. The Apartment itself is impressive, boasting a true sense of space, amalgamated with practicality and ease of maintenance. Whilst the design is modern contemporary it is still attractively imposing with a unique twist of character and charm.

Accommodation - The accommodation is a substantial 4 bedroom apartment with a delightful living space, the main reception room is of particular interest due to its outstanding panoramic views out towards the sea and benefits from its open plan living arrangement. The living area comprises, a bright modern kitchen looking out over the lounge area towards Cawsand Bay as well as a spacious dining area. The spacious social area is perfect for entertaining or enjoying time with family or friends, large windows span almost the entire width of the apartment giving a great sense of being bright, airy and allowing the light to cascade in. Boasting a further 4 bedrooms, three of which are doubles, and complemented by a well-equipped family bathroom. No waterside property would be complete without having its own balcony allowing you to enjoy the sun and marvel at the safe and sandy private beach and glorious coast line.

Gardens And Grounds - Within the walls of the Fort lie terraces, lawns, walkways with shrub and plant borders. Discreetly nestled within the gardens is a residents' heated swimming pool. Residents also enjoy the use of a sandy private tidal beach, slipway, boat storage, harbour and tennis courts. Other facilities include laundry room, residents library, DIY room and visitors' car park. This apartment has the use of two allocated car parking spaces.

Services - Private Drainage. Mains Electricity. Mains Water. Broadband. Electric Infra Red Heaters.

Tenure - Leasehold

Local Authority - Cornwall County Council

Viewings And Negotiations - Strictly by appointment through Stags' Plymouth office: 01752 223933 or Email:

Directions - Fort Picklecombe lies on the Rame Peninsula, which is accessed from the A374 Trerulefoot to Torpoint Road either via Antony or Crafthole onto the B3247. Pass through Millbrook and continue towards Cremyll, rising up the long hill, passing the school on the right and continuing to the ridge. A sign to Fort Picklecombe will be found on the right. Follow the road to the coast until reaching the private grounds of Fort Picklecombe.

Agents Notes -

Please note the maintenance charge for this property is £6000 per annum, for more information about what this covers please do not hesitate to get in touch.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
02 July 2017


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