23rd Oct 2022
7th Dec 2022
- Type: Detached house
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
On the market for the first time since its construction in 1962, Jackie Stanley welcome Al-Caseta located in a private and privileged position above one of Cornwall's best surfing beaches - the highly desirable and exclusive coastal hotspot of Mawgan Porth.
Al-Caseta is a three bedroom detached bungalow and occupies a plot of approximately 0.3 acres. The property was built in 1962 by the current vendor, a prominent local builder at the time and has remained in the family ever since. The location affords captivating views of the ocean and stunning headland in the foreground, with privacy and tranquillity in abundance.
Found at the end of a private lane shared with just one neighbour, the existing dwelling and outbuildings stand at just over 1,500 square feet, and comprises a detached single garage, storage room, greenhouse and external cloakroom. Al-Caseta itself has three bedrooms, main bathroom, living room with patio doors to the terrace and fitted kitchen/dining room. The property is built of traditional cavity block construction surmounted by a concrete tiled roof with UPVC double glazed windows and doors.
Given the age and condition of Al-Caseta, one would consider this a development opportunity with huge potential to build a dream home overlooking the sea in this most sought after of locations. Any future development is of course subject to obtaining the necessary planning permission. Services to Al-Caseta include mains gas, water, electricity and drainage. EPC rated D. Council tax band is F.
Mawgan Porth is now one of the most sought after locations in North Cornwall. The magnificent sandy beach is famous for water sports activities serving surfers and bathers alike with stunning cliff and coastline walks. Fine dining is available locally at the award-winning Scarlet Hotel as well as first class spa and recreational facilities at The Scarlet and Bedruthan Hotel.
The bay provides a range of amenities including a local store, cafés, various eateries, The Merrymoor public house, surf school, and gift shops. Walkers are well placed to enjoy the wonders of the South West Coastal Path with fabulous walks to the likes of Watergate Bay and Bedruthan Steps both being within easy reach.
Rick Stein's esteemed Seafood restaurant, Paul Ainsworth's Michelin starred No.6 and cool seafood bar Prawn On The Lawn in picturesque Padstow can be found just a few miles distant. Well situated for ease of transport, Mawgan Porth is less than a 20 minute drive off the main A30 and approximately 2.4 miles from Newquay Airport with its domestic and international flight services. The main line train station at Bodmin Parkway is an approximate 30 minute drive away with routes into London Paddington.
To find Al-Caseta, head towards Newquay from Padstow along the coast road passing through St Merryn and Porthcothan along the way. Upon entering Mawgan Porth, pass the Bedruthan Steps Hotel and continue round the bend. Heading down the hill towards the beach, turn right into Tredragon Road. Follow the Tredragon Road towards the Scarlet for approximately 250 meters before turning right onto a private lane signposted Al-Caseta. The house can be found at the top of the lane on the right hand side. The postcode for satellite navigation is TR8 4DQ. What3words investors.tidy.houseboat
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