25th Jan 2023
25th Jan 2023
- Type: Detached house
- Bedrooms: 1
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
Nestled within a private mews in the pretty coastal hamlet of Trevarrian, situated between desirable Watergate Bay and highly sought after Mawgan Porth is The Bowgie. This four double bedroom detached family home is a highly unique barn conversion with a combination of original stone walls, modern extensions and fresh contemporary interiors.
The current vendors have exquisitely and cleverly extended the original barn to create a home of approximately 1,862 square feet. Noteworthy features include Waney edge larch cladding to the first floor elevations, a beautiful modern kitchen with bespoke work surfaces, Karndene flooring, a large freestanding wood burning stove, a Belling Range cooker, gorgeous bathrooms and distinctive architectural merit.
As the accompanying floorplan illustrates, the accommodation comprises semi open plan living, the sizeable kitchen/dining room separated from the living room by an open tread staircase and utility/cloakroom. The kitchen has a hugely welcoming ambience with a central island and breakfast bar, comprehensive range of floor and wall cabinets, ceramic Belfast sink, the Belling Range gas cooker and space for freestanding American style fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
The lounge has a wonderful vaulted ceiling with the aforementioned wood burning stove sitting centrally upon a polished concrete plinth. To the far end is a new extension, home to an office/study with light well in the roof. To the other, patio doors lead to the patio at the rear.
Up on the first floor are four double bedrooms, two with stylish en-suite shower rooms, the master with a Juliette balcony and all four with built in wardrobes. The family bathroom is beautifully appointed and includes a freestanding, large shower enclosure with thermostatic rainhead shower and crisp white sanitary ware.
The garden to the rear of The Bowgie is fully enclosed with natural course stone lime rendered walls and fence boundaries, a slate patio, lawn, raised beds and a children's play area complete with rubber chippings underfoot. To the front is a single garage and an allocated parking space within the mews. Services to the property include mains gas, water, electricity and drainage. EPC rating C and Council Tax Band D.
The small peaceful hamlet of Trevarrian lies just under a mile from the vast golden sandy beach at Watergate Bay, a renowned surfing hotspot. Watergate Bay is just a short walk away via the surrounding footpaths and lanes as is the Travelers Rest, a beautiful Cornish village pub in Trevarrian itself. Well situated for ease of transport, Trevarrian is less than a 15 minute drive from the main A30 and just 2 minutes away from Newquay Airport with its domestic and international flight services. Watergate Bay is an extremely sought after beach location, with a hive of activity and a wide range of events held at the bay throughout the year such as surf competitions meaning the atmosphere in the small beach community is one of great energy and excitement.
Just half a mile distant is Mawgan Porth, 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 & Bedruthan Hotel.
The bay provides a range of amenities including a local store, cafes, 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 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.
To find The Bowgie, from Newquay airport head West. At the first T junction, turn right onto the B3276 signposted to Mawgan Porth and follow for approximately 0.6 miles. Just before the Travelers Rest Public House, turn left at the sign for Trevarrian Lodge and then bear right. Turn left into Trevarrian Mews and The Bowgie can be found directly in front of you. The postcode for satellite navigation is TR8 4AU. What3words: Cornering.enjoyable.overcomes
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