23rd Aug 2022
28th Sep 2022
- Type: Detached bungalow
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
Stunning freehold coastal residence of around 2,000 sq.feet set in two acres of grounds and sustainable woodland with spectacular sea views from Rame Head to Looe Island. This beautiful eco-style dwelling is completely secluded with low carbon footprint air source heat pump, thermal water solar sytem, private water supply and drainage, woodburners and sustainable wood supply, a large fruit cage, poly tunnel and two enclosed areas for chickens and fruit trees. All of this is within 5 minutes walking distance of two beautiful beaches!
The spacious rooms comprise; a light and airy living space with 2/3 double bedrooms and fully tiled bathrooms and cloakroom. All main rooms have French windows and unrestricted coastal or countryside views. A 75' sun terrace provides a glorious space to enjoy the sea views with family and friends.
There is ample room to extend the accommodation either externally or into roof areas if required.
The property occupies a totally private idyllic site with stunning coastal and sea views over Whitsand Bay from Rame Head to Looe and has the benefit of fields and its own private Woodland. Plaidy, Looe and Millendreath beaches are within a short walk and the nearby southern coastal footpath offers dramatic cliff walks from the doorstep. Looe, the local town, has a pretty harbour and an active fishing port together with a selection of shops, a fine beach and the Banjo Pier. South–East Cornwall offers excellent water sports, fishing and boating along with golf at the local course at Bindown, Whitsand Bay and St Mellion. There are local shops roughly half mile away on The Barbican, whilst Looe by road is some 2.5 miles. Liskeard town offers a main line station whilst the city of Plymouth which is the major retail centre for the area is approximately 20 miles away. The M5 at Exeter is approximately 62 miles travelling distance.
Approached from a central entrance door off the sun terrace, the reception hall has a tiled floor which features in most parts of the property, a vaulted ceiling and a storge cupboard, there is thermostat control for the under-floor heating and access to various rooms. There is a loft hatch to a floored roof space which has lights and sockets fitted and plumbing installed for a potential further room with en suite facilities. Half glazed double doors from the reception hall lead onto an impressive open plan Kitchen/Living/Sitting Room/dinning room with a vaulted ceiling and full height windows overlooking the lovely terrace and panoramic unrestricted views over the sea and towards Looe Island. The kitchen comprises a generous range of built-in pine cupboards and drawers with an inset double bowl sink, fitted Stoves electric range cooker, integrated fridges, and oak worktops. There are two doors off the kitchen area, one to a walk-in pantry room with fitted shelving and a hatch to a second boarded roof area suitable for storage. The second door is to a large utility with extensive built-in pine cupboards which enclose the electric fuse cabinet and hot water tank which is a pressurised system. There are fitted worktops with one and a half bowl sink, a mounted unit for the ground source heat pump system, provisions for appliances, and dual aspect windows with a half-glazed door to the rear.
The sitting area has access to the sun terrace which features a wood burning stove with a back boiler which provides hot water and bathroom heating. Opening off to a snug/bedroom three which also offers a wood burning stove, dual aspect windows, and French doors with superb sea views and a side access door. Bedroom one comprises full width fitted wardrobes, dual aspect windows with views of the side garden and a main view to the sea together with French doors and an en-suite wet room with fully tiled floor and walls, suspended W.C., bidet and wash basin, overhead shower and handheld shower attachment, heated towel rail and obscure glazed window. Bedroom two comprises; a built-in wardrobe, window and French doors overlooking the wild flower gardens and beautiful rural views. There is a further wet room with fully tiled floor and walls, wall mounted W.C. And wash basin, overhead shower and handheld attachment, heated towel rail and obscure glazed window. A cloakroom with a fully tiled floor and walls having wall mounted W.C. And wash basin, heated towel rail and obscure glazed window to the rear.
There is a tarmac drive and space for some four to five vehicles which could be extended if required, to the side of the higher level four Log Stores full of seasoned logs together with Workshop / Store Room which also contains the filtration system for the private water supply. Across the front of the property is a superb sun terrace some 75' long with windshield glass balustrading and steps down to a terrace lawn area. From the whole of the front aspect there are panoramic sea views from Rame head to Looe Island. The paved terracing continues around the property. At the rear two further Log Stores convenient to the back door of the utility room. The terraced rear garden includes a wildflower garden with a backdrop of fruit trees. The completely secluded grounds have stunning sea views and the lovely sound of the sea breaking on the beach below. The garden contains a purpose built sizeable organic fruit cage with water supply. There are two wooden Workshops approx. 15' x 10' and 10' x8' one housing a ride on mower. There are 2 top quality fenced Paddocks one previously used for chickens and ideal for cultivation/fruit trees etc. From the adjoining woods a level walkway leads to a spectacular Tree House, built by the same company who built Bear Grylls', having the main area with a roofed section allowing all weather use and ladder to a higher level with views over the trees and down to the sea. A path runs through the magical bluebell wood with the lower level containing a poly-tunnel which adds to the self-sufficiency of the property which the present owners have enjoyed. This is a property which needs to be seen to appreciate all it has to offer and experience the true ' feel ' of it.
The property was designed to be a forever home with accessible access internally, externally including the Tree House which is approached on the level.
Private water supply and drainage. Mains electricity.
Council tax band G.
EE rating C.
Local info for PL13