3 bed Detached bungalow (for sale) Newton Road, St. Mawes, Truro TR2

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H Tiddy
The Square, St. Mawes, Truro
01326 567283
First Published

21st Nov 2014

Last Published

5th Aug 2017



  • Type: Detached bungalow
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


A spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, single storey residence, situated on the village outskirts, with around a third of an acre of mature gardens and lovely panoramic sea, bay, river and countryside views.

A spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, single storey residence, situated on the village outskirts, with around a third of an acre of mature gardens and lovely panoramic sea, bay, river and countryside views.This much-loved property has been in the ownership of a local family for many years. Originally a 'colt' bungalow, it has over the years been extended and modernised to mortgageable standards. A showpiece room is the 29ft living dining room that has doors leading out on to the gardens as well as capturing the breathtaking views. During winter months, the wood burner features in the middle of the room.The fine views from the property and its gardens include St Mawes village to the Percuil River, with its yacht moorings, the beautiful part-wooded St Anthony Headland to the English Chanel beyond, and Falmouth Bay to the Lizard Peninsula.Located just off Upper Castle Road, this well presented property has privacy and a choice of popular walks on the doorstep. Equally, the shops, harbour and village amenities are only half a mile distant.The property has obvious potential, subject to any necessary planning consents. Notwithstanding this, Lowen Meadow has comfortable, easy to run accommodation, suited towards the permanent or second home family or retired buyer. Viewing internally is highly recommended.

The accommodation comprises:
Entrance Area • Kitchen • Living Room • Dining Room • Side Hall • Master Bedroom • En Suite Bathroom • Inner Hall • 2 further Bedrooms • Wet Room. Outside: Detached Garage / Workshop • Garden.

Location summary – (distances and times are approximate)
Truro - 10 miles via car ferry. Falmouth - 25 minutes by passenger ferry or 15 miles by car ferry. Newquay Airport - 29 miles with flights to London Gatwick (70 minutes), and Manchester (80 minutes). St Austell - 15 miles with London Paddington 4 hours by rail. Plymouth - 58 miles. Exeter - 97 miles.

St Mawes
This enchanting south facing harbour village is found on the eastern side of the Fal Estuary, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with much of its surroundings owned by the National Trust. The village is centred round its quaint harbour, its own beaches and Castle. It has a good wide range of amenities, which are open all year, including butchers, bakers, convenience store, post office / newsagent, doctors, hairdressers, dentist, pharmacy, village hall, church, delicatessen and clothing shops including Fat Face. The village also has two public houses, and an excellent range of cafes, restaurants, art galleries, gift and ice cream Mawes has long been one of the West Country's more desirable and exclusive destinations, with Olga Polizzi's Hotel Tresanton and the recently re-modelled Idle Rocks Hotel both luring the rich and famous. The village has superbly varied and accessible sailing waters and an active sailing club with a full programme of village regattas, club races and various national championships to cater for all a wider context, Cornwall has been enjoying a renaissance offering a range of accessible attractions such as the Eden Project, the National Maritime Museum, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, the Tate Gallery, Truro Cathedral. Fine dining Michelin star and celebrity chef restaurants are in abundance, including Rick Stein (Falmouth and Padstow), Jamie Oliver (Fifteen), Nathan Outlaw (St Enodoc, Rock), Paul Ainsworth (Padstow), and the Roseland's own Chris Eden at the Driftwood, Rosevine.

Accommodation Details (dimensions are approximate)

Part glazed timber entrance door to reception area leading open plan to the kitchen and living room.

Kitchen - 25' 1'' x 8' 10'' (7.64m x 2.69m)
Modern fitted kitchen with a range of wall and floor cupboards. Two double glazed windows to the gardens. Ceramic tile floors. Spaces and plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Space for electric cooker. Fireplace with inset oil fired Rayburn (which heats hot water and heating system to radiators). Airing cupboard to side. Featured breakfast bar leading open plan to living / dining area. Timber door to side hall. Telephone point.

Dining Room - 11' 1'' x 8' 8'' (3.38m x 2.64m)
Tiled floor matching the kitchen. Sliding double glazed patio doors to the gardens and beautiful river and countryside views. Open plan to:

Living Room - 29' 11'' x 11' 1'' (9.11m x 3.38m)
Featured bay window with double glazed French doors to the gardens plus a further double glazed window, both obtaining river, bay and countryside views. Laminate flooring. Fireplace with wood burner. Alcove with shelving plus carved worktop with brick plinth and storage below. Television point. Open plan to:

Inner Hall
Doors to bedrooms 2 and 3 and wet room. Radiator. Laminate floor.

Bedroom 2 - 12' 10'' x 11' 0'' (3.91m x 3.35m)
Bay with double-glazed French doors with pretty views over countryside to river. Radiator. Double-glazed window to side. Laminate floor. Television aerial.

Wet Room - 7' 8'' x 7' 4'' (2.34m x 2.23m)
Wet area with power shower with overhead. Tiled walls and floor. Double-glazed window. Vanity washbasin. WC.

Bedroom 3 - 10' 9'' x 8' 11'' (3.27m x 2.72m)
Laminate floor. Two double-glazed windows. Radiator.

Side Hall - 8' 9'' x 4' 11'' (2.66m x 1.50m)
Tiled floor. Part-glazed door to gardens. Doors to kitchen and master bedroom.

Master bedroom - 12' 1'' x 11' 2'' (3.68m x 3.40m)
Two double-glazed windows, one with picturesque views to river, Place and surrounding countryside. Radiator. Tiled floor. Vaulted and beamed ceiling. Television point. Door to:

Ensuite Bathroom - 8' 9'' x 6' 8'' (2.66m x 2.03m)
Panelled bath with shower over, washbasin, bidet and wc. Shaver light point. Heated towel radiator. Tiled walls and floor. Two double-glazed windows.


Deatached Garage / Workshop - 20' 4'' x 20' 4'' (6.19m x 6.19m)
Panelled bath with shower over, washbasin, bidet and wc. Shaver light point. Heated towel radiator. Tiled walls and floor. Two double-glazed windows.

Gardens etc
A gravelled driveway leads to the front of the property and to a parking forecourt to the side of the garage. The front gardens are private, bordered by hedge and are mainly laid to lawn which flows around to the side and rear gardens. In all, the gardens including the parking area total approximately one third of an acre.

Mains water, electricity and drainage. Telephone and television points.

Energy performance certificate rating F.

Council Tax Band E.


Local info for TR2

Floor plan


Property Value Data/Graphs for TR2

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Detached house 35.2% £949,484 4.1 2.4
Flat 15.2% £255,445 1.8 1.1
Terraced house 11% £549,806 3.5 1.4
Bungalow 9.7% £345,279 3.1 1
Other 6.9% £667,490 3.3 1.7
Cottage 5.5% £427,494 2.8 1.6
Semi-detached house 5.5% £294,544 3.1 0.5
Detached bungalow 4.1% £479,158 3.2 1.7
End terrace house 2.8% £487,500 3.8 2
Barn conversion 1.4% £497,500 3.5 1.5
Link-detached house 1.4% £332,500 4 0.5
Land 0.7% £100,000 0 0
Villa 0.7% £1,999,000 4 5

Area Information

Average Price Paid




Current Average Value


Value Change

£268,904 78.4%


Current Asking Prices in TR2 Average: £611,789

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses £213,500 (4) £271,341 (11) £385,255 (38) £785,138 (45) £1,211,250 (16)
Flats £170,267 (6) £253,213 (15) £800,000 (1) - -
All £187,560 (10) £260,883 (26) £395,890 (39) £785,138 (45) £1,211,250 (16)

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