5 bedroom house for sale

Widegates, Looe

Guide Price £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • APPROX FIVE ACRES OF LANDSCAPED GARDENS/ PADDOCK
  • FIVE/ SIX BEDROOMS
  • TWO/THREE RECEPTION ROOMS
  • EN SUITE/ FAMILY BATHROOM/ CLOAKS / WC
  • EXTENSIVE OFF ROAD PARKING
  • DOUBLE GARAGE WITH WORKSHOP
  • EQUESTRIAN OPPORTUNITY/ HOME WITH AN INCOME
  • ANNEXE POTENTIAL
  • STUNNING LOCATION
  • ENERGY RATING E / COUNCIL TAX E

Full description

Standing in grounds of approximately FIVE acres 'Colvase House' is surrounded by some of South East Cornwall's most picturesque countryside and yet only a short drive from the many sandy beaches and stunning coastline within the locality. Originally constructed in the 1950's and virtually doubled in size thirty years later this well proportioned home must be seen to be appreciated. Highlights include FIVE bedrooms to the first floor level plus an en-suite off the master and a family bathroom. On the ground floor there are two sizeable reception rooms,study/bedroom six, utility, cloaks/WC and kitchen - breakfast room. The property has been carefully designed to take full advantage of the stunning aspect from the majority of the rooms towards the landscaped gardens and stunning surrounding countryside. Heating is provided by oil and the windows are majority UPVC double glazed. ' Colvase House' is approached via its own long and impressive driveway and is surrounded by large landscaped gardens. There is considerable off road parking available for vehicles leading to a good sized double garage and workshop/ store. Adjoining the property is a substantial paddock area currently used for pasture and offering plenty of potential for those with an interest in equestrian activities. The picturesque resorts of Looe and Polperro and the bustling town of Liskeard are all within easy reach. The mainline railway for Paddington London via Liskeard passes en route through Plymouth and Exeter.
THIS IS A WONDERFUL AND RARE OPPORTUNITY THAT SHOULD NOT BE MISSED

Entrance Porch - A wide covered porch with tiled flooring, three stone pillars.

Reception Hall - A spacious reception area featuring a part panelled entrance door with double glazed side panels, wall heater. radiator with shelf over, dado rail, telephone point.deep cloaks/ storage cupboard. Spindled staircase rising to first floor landing.

Cloaks/Wc - Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled walls and UPVC frosted rear window.

Lounge - Accessed via panelled double doors via the hallway. This is a spacious 'light and airy' room enjoying a triple effect aspect via a large UPC window plus additional circular 'porthole' and UPVC slide back patio doors leading to the patio. all three provide panoramic views towards the landscaped gardens and rolling countryside beyond. A major focal point of the room is the Cornish stone feature fireplace with raised tiled recess incorporating a 'Villager' Multi fuel burner with integrated beam over.. tiled hearth and exposed ceiling beams to add a bit of character. Access available to Dining Room.

Dining Room - Large UPVC window overlooking the well established gardens. large radiator, wall lights.

Study/Bedroom Six - A versatile room with double aspect UPVC windows to side and rear elevations overlooking the front garden and paddock. Double radiator.

Kitchen - Breakfast Room - Inset bowl and half sink unit with cupboard below. Range of matching floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers with large areas of working surface. Integrated electric oven and four ring calor gas hob, concealed extractor. Tiled flooring , exposed ceiling beams. Triple aspect UPVC windows to side and rear elevations. Walls are part tiled, wood panelled and natural brick effect. Electric storage heater, plumbing for washing machine, natural brick pillar, cooker panel.

Utility Room - Stainless steel sink unit with cupboard below. Floor mounted oil fired central heating boiler. Tiled flooring, part tiled walls. Part glazed door providing access to rear of property and driveway.

Galleried First Floor Landing - Access to insulated and partially boarded roof space. Double sized airing cupboard with shelving and hot water cylinder. UPVC window to front elevation enjoying a wonderful aspect towards the the gardens and stunning Cornish countryside beyond. Large radiator.

Master Bedroom - Two UPVC windows to front elevation once again enjoying those exceptional views. Fitted double wardrobe, large radiator.

En Suite Shower Room - Three piece suite comprising tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin and low level WC. Fully tiled walls.UPVC window to side elevation overlooking gardens, electric shaver point.

Bedroom Two - UPVC window overlooking gardens and countryside beyond. Double radiator and double wardrobe.

Bedroom Three - UPVC window overlooking driveway and countryside.built in double wardrobe and radiator.

Bedroom Four - Double aspect UPVC windows enjoying views towards the paddock and countryside. Radiator, built in double wardrobe.

Bedroom Five - UPVC window to front elevation, radiator, built in wardrobe.

Family Bathroom /Wc - Modern suite comprising bath, vanity unit with wash hand basin, cupboard and drawer below, low level WC. Wall mounted shower unit, fluorescent shaver point and radiator/ towel rail. UPVC frosted window and part tiled walls.

External Details - 'Colvase House' is accessed via double timber gates with a long sweeping driveway with stone edged side borders containing various plants and shrubs, lawn. The driveway continues to one side of the property and continues around to the rear. There is ample off road parking for a substantial number of vehicles. The gardens comprise of two large areas of lawn with an excellent assortment of mature trees, plants and shrubbery forming borders. Elevated crazy paved patio area. Stone built barbecue area. Assorted fruit trees, timber shed, external tap and oil storage tank.

Detached Double Garage/ Workshop - With two independent 'up and over doors', power and light connected. Adjoining workshop/storage room with power, light and work bench. Timber steps rising to useful roof storage void.

Paddock - A substantial paddock area accessed via timber gates and enclosed by natural hedgerow. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with equestrian interests etc. PLEASE NOTE: At the far end of the paddock the neighbouring farmer has a legal right of way access onto his land.

Please Note - We understand from the current owners that the property is free of mundic and has been radon tested. Shared septic tank . Oil fired radiator central heating , calor gas connection. Mains water.

Directions - If proceeding via Looe / Widegates take the turn for Trenode Primary School . Further up the lane is a crossroads with a signpost to the right for Lower Trenode. Take this turn passing Lower Trenode Farm on the left. After the farm the road for a while is unmade until a sign appears saying private no access. Continue down this good stretch of road and Colvase House can be found on the left hand side.


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03 May 2019

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  • Causeland (2.2 mi)
  • St. Keyne (2.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Menheniot (1.6 mi)
  • Causeland (2.2 mi)
  • St. Keyne (2.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Ocean & Country, Looe

2a Barbican Road, Looe, PL13 1EZ

01503 806005 Local call rate

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