4 bedroom house for sale

Porthallow, Talland, Looe

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Picturesque Coastal/ Countryside Views
  • Five/ Six Bedrooms
  • Two/ Three Reception Rooms
  • Radiator Central Heating/ uPVC Double Glazed
  • Detached Cottage Within Grounds
  • Double Garage/Ample Off Road Parking
  • 25 Seater Cinema Room
  • Heated Outdoor Swimming Pool/ Jacuzzi
  • Lovely Mature Gardens With Large Pond
  • Energy Rating F / Council Tax Band E

Full description

A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY THAT SHOULD NOT BE MISSED.
With stunning south facing views towards the coastline/ocean and surrounded by delightful Cornish countryside this attractive and highly substantial mature detached cottage really must be seen to be fully appreciated. Approached via its own long and private driveway and set within enchanting mature gardens 'Porthallow End' really is a 'joy to behold' and is offered to the 'open market' for the first time in 35 years. The highly functional and versatile living accommodation is ideal for a growing family either as a permanent residence or as a second home . Indeed there is plenty of scope for usage as a granny/ teenage annexe. In addition there is a compact detached cottage set within the grounds offering scope for a 'home with an income'. Highlights within the main residence include 5/6 bedrooms, 2/3 reception rooms and a large kitchen. A unique feature is the inclusion of a home cinema room complete with seating for 25 persons plus its own screen and curtain- providing the ultimate in home entertainment. Heating is provided by oil fired radiators and the majority of windows are uPVC double glazed. Externally there is ample off road parking, a double garage plus a heated outdoor swimming pool and Jacuzzi. We understand from the current owners that the fitted solar panels generate ( due to the southerly micro climate location) approximately £1,800 income per annum. Situated on the edge of the delightful seaside village of Talland with its lovely beaches and scenic coastline and within close proximity to nearby Looe and Polperro. Looe railway station provides direct access via Liskeard to Paddington ( London). Fast road access via the A38 connecting with the M5 at Bristol for fast access to Bristol and beyond.

Entrance Vestibule - uPVC 'stable style' door with leaded effect and stained glass feature, matching side screen. Flagstone flooring and oak panelled door providing access to reception hall.

Reception Hall - 'L' shaped in design with 'Open tread' staircase providing access to first floor level and two radiators.

Ground Floor Bathroom/Wc - Four piece suite in white comprising large corner bath . tiled shower cubicle, low level WC and pedestal wash basin. Radiator, fully tiled walls and shaver point. Airing cupboard containing hot water cylinder. shelved cupboard. uPVC rear window.

Lounge/Reception Room - A lovely spacious room full of charm and character accessed via oak leaded glazed double doors. There are large uPVC windows to both front and side elevations enjoying delightful views towards the mature gardens , adjoining countryside and ocean beyond. The main focal point of this room is the recessed natural stone period fireplace with coal effect gas fire. We understand there is a facility for an open fire. Adjoining book and display shelving in oak with feature ceiling beams. TV aerial point and coving.

Study/ Bedroom (5) - uPVC side window overlooking the large pond and gardens. Book display shelving. Access to En Suite.

En Suite Shower Room/ Wc - Tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin, low level WC and electric shaver point. Two uPVC frosted windows.

Dining/Sun Room - A good sized room enjoying a southerly aspect featuring uPVC windows overlooking the well tended gardens , adjoining countryside and coastal aspect. Part flagstone flooring, window seating, double radiator and wall heater. Part wood panelled walls.

Kitchen-Breakfast Room - A good sized room comprehensively equipped with an extensive range of matching floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Inset bowl and half stainless steel sink. integrated double oven with grill over and a Heritage 'Range' cooker. Plumbing for dishwasher. Coving, recessed ceiling lighting and two uPVC windows overlooking enclosed patio garden area. uPVC door providing rear access. Two adjoining rooms comprising larder/ utility areas including wall mounted cupboards, wine rack, part tiled walls and plumbing for domestic appliances. uPVC rear window and shelving.

Projection Room - Providing the main entrance to the indoor cinema with shelving and extractor.

Cinema Room - Providing the ultimate in home entertainment and a great place to socialise and meet with friends and family, complete with five rows of 'retro' seating (25 seats in total) with screen and curtain. Double radiator.

Master Bedroom - A lovely sized 'light and airy' room located on the ground floor having a uPVC window enjoying the sea and countryside/garden views. Extensive range of matching fitted bedroom furniture comprising wardrobes, adjoining drawers and bedside cabinets. Recessed ceiling lighting and coving.

Bedroom Two - Located off the reception hall featuring a uPVC side window, radiator and coving.

First Floor Landing - A long landing having three eaves storage cupboards and velux double glazed window.

Bedroom Three - A super sized 25ft bedroom having uPVC windows to front and side elevations enjoying elevated panoramic views towards Talland Bay, the ocean beyond and surrounding countryside. Two built in wardrobes, radiator, book shelving to eaves area and storage cupboard.

Bedroom Four - uPVC side window overlooking pond, gardens and countryside. Book shelving to recess.

Play/Games Room - An ideal room to escape from it all with Velux window and storage cupboard.

First Floor Bathroom/Wc - Three piece suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash basin and low level WC. Fully tiled walls, electric shaver point and radiator. uPVC window overlooking countryside.

Detached Cottage - Offering scope as an annexe, or as a source of additional income as a holiday let located within the grounds and situated at the far end of the plot. Accessed via double doors leading to Annexe Bedroom/ Sitting area with uPVC window overlooking the sea and garden. Access to En Suite Shower Room/WC featuring a three piece suite with tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin, low level WC. UPVC side window and storage cupboard.

External Details - 'Porthallow End' is accessed via a long and sweeping graveled driveway with gate and cattle grid. This extra long drive continues to the rear of the property and beyond to provide extensive off road parking leading in turn to a DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE with 'up and over, door. Timber summerhouse, additional storage shed, greenhouse and further patio area. OUTDOOR HEATED SWIMMING POOL approximately 24 ft x 12ft with a constant depth of 4ft. We understand from the owners that a new heat pump and filter were fitted on 2018. The property is surrounded by delightful landscaped gardens with farmland, countryside and stunning south facing sea views providing an excellent selection of mature trees, plants and bushes/ herbaceous plants. Large fishpond with 'island' central feature. Footpath providing front access to enclosed paved patio area, water tap and security lighting. Oil fuel storage facility, calor gas cylinder and storage barn. Directly to the rear of the property is an extensive area of lawn covering the width of the plot. The gardens are enclosed by a combination of stone walling and hedgerow adjoining a field beyond.

Additional Information - Solar panels are fitted to the roof of the property and are fully owned by the current owner and will be transferable upon completion. The panels face due south and yield on average £1,800 per annum !
There is a cesspool located in the adjoining field..
The property has a security alarm linked to a central system.
DIRECTIONS: Take the A387 between Looe and Polperro . Take the turn for Sclerder Abbey/ Talland Bay Hotel and follow this road for approximately two miles. 'Porthallow End' can be found leading off on the right hand side.


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13 January 2019

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  • Sandplace (3.5 mi)
  • Causeland (4.7 mi)
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  • Looe (2.2 mi)
  • Sandplace (3.5 mi)
  • Causeland (4.7 mi)
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