27th Sep 2019
27th Sep 2019
- Type: Detached house
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
Sitting detached, handsome and proud in the sought after old town area of Padstow, 17 High Street boasts an impressive three storeys and sits moments from the wave beaten boats and wheeling gulls of Padstow harbour. Behind its impressive imposing façade, you'll find a host of traditional features, premium fixtures and fittings, excellent views of St Petroc's Church and across the rooftops to the Camel Estuary beyond. The property represents the perfect blend of chic modern taste and original character, stylishly conceived by the current vendors over the last few years to create a home of elegance and panache.
Imagine gorgeous wood floors and original slate floors underfoot, tall sliding sash windows with beautiful fitted shutters, ornate feature fireplaces, stained glass detail, stylish and contemporary bathrooms, characterful high ceilings, original doors, coving and skirting boards and an abundance of natural light in every room The kitchen is quirky with unique cabinets and granite surfaces, integrated gas hob, electric oven and dishwasher. The lounge has an elegance and tranquility to it - light fills the room from both ends and the fireplace, with cast iron gas stove, provides a focal point. The central hallway entices you in and immediately sets the scene to this unique property, with a striking colour scheme and the original staircase and central carpeted stair runner turning and rising to the first floor landing.
After a busy day on the beach or exploring the narrow streets of Padstow, retire to one of the two spacious double bedrooms on the first floor. Both offer feature fireplaces, gorgeous strip wood floorboards, bespoke built in wardrobes and tall sliding sash windows with custom made shutters. The master bedroom has a stylish en-suite shower room complete with crisp white premium sanitary ware and snazzy tiling. The main shower room has the same designer feel and classy fittings. From the light bright landing, a cleverly designed circular stairwell rises to the second floor double bedroom. This fantastic space has an abundance of rear windows filling the room with natural light, providing glorious views to St Petroc's Church and across the rooftops to the Camel Estuary. This bedroom also benefits from a luxurious en-suite bathroom.
To the rear of 17 High Street you will find a sunken slate patio, a delightful sunny spot for al fresco dining or a glass of wine in the evening. This pleasantly private space is fully enclosed with a range of established bushes, shrubs and secure walled boundaries. A gate opens into the detached utility room which is complete with a sink, granite working surface, plumbing for a washing machine and a WC. Services to the property include mains water, gas, electricity and drainage.
The historic and picturesque fishing town of Padstow is located on the North Coast of Cornwall and offers an extensive range of cafes, public houses and restaurants, none more so than Paul Ainsworth's Michelin starred No.6, cool seafood bar Prawn On The Lawn and of course Rick Steins esteemed Seafood restaurant. An area of outstanding natural beauty, there are an abundance of sandy beaches within 2 to 4 miles as well as the championship golf course at Trevose. The town also has a supermarket and excellent Primary School. For more extensive shopping facilities, the thriving market town of Wadebridge is just 7 miles distant and offers a fine selection of shops and amenities including a sports centre, cinema, a primary and secondary school and a selection of supermarkets. The nearest mainline station is Bodmin Parkway which is approximately 20 miles distant with the nearest airport at Newquay approximately 14 miles away.
To find 17 High Street, drive towards Padstow on the A389. Follow the road round the outskirts of the town passing the fire station and main carpark. Turn right at signs for Prideaux Place and Fentonluna. Pass the entrance to Prideaux Place then take the next left into Tregirls Lane. Take the next right into High Street and number 17 can be found further along on the right hand side. The postcode for satellite navigation is PL28 8BB.
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