This end of terrace water front property is exceptionally positioned in the heart of the historic twin villages, boasting un-rivalled views across Cawsand Bay, Plymouth Sound and the surrounding coastline. Originally dating back to the 17th Century, this historic pilchard palace with Grade 2 listed sea wall, more recently served as the “The Old School House” before being converted into five extensive homes in the 1970’s; and from which 5 The Old School House has more recently been refurbished to a considerably high standard.
Heating is provided via a combination of electric wall radiators and under floor heating. A solid fuel burner in the living room provides the perfect backdrop for a cosy night in, whilst the WW2 pillbox provides the most spectacular external elevation for enjoying the warmer seasons beside the sea.
The three bedrooms are all comfortably doubles and all enjoy direct sea views. The detached pillbox in the courtyard is currently used as an occasional fourth room for visiting guests. The master has his and her fitted wardrobes, a stunning balcony and double aspect views. The master also benefits from a luxurious en-suite with a free standing bath, walk-in shower, hand basin and w/c. The second bedroom is located on the top floor with its own en-suite shower room. The third bedroom is positioned on the ground floor, beside the living room and cloakroom with w/c. The room has double aspect views and an attractive vaulted ceiling.
The living room is a wonderfully spacious room with windows position perfectly to make the most of the views. A snug corner with Juliette balcony can be found to one side and a separate study area to the rear. A spiral staircase leads down into the feature kitchen / dining area. The room is bright, ultra-modern and leads straight out onto the private courtyard via a set of large fully glazed doors.
In addition, the property has a pantry, a utility room which is plumbed for a washing machine and tumble dryer and a boiler room to house the electric water heater. Further storage is found at the very rear and lends itself well to kayak / surfboard storage.
The grounds are truly impressive, comprising of a private garden with shared access, private patio and sun terrace, WW2 pillbox with stairs to rooftop seating directly overlooking the water, and gated access with steps to the waterside
The twin villages of Kingsand and Cawsand are set upon the shore Plymouth Sound, in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty. The village is well equipped with amenities and a vibrant community all year round, but really comes to life in the warmer months as one of the premier tourist destinations on Cornwall’s Forgotten Corner.
The local primary school at Fourlanesend is rated “Good” and there are plenty of clubs and societies active year round in the village to cater for all ages. There are a number of cafes, public houses and shops which offer a diverse range of products to suit all tastes.
Transport links are good, with ferries from Cawsand beach at the bottom of the road directly into the Barbican, Plymouth during the summer months. City Bus provides a reliable year round bus service to Torpoint and Plymouth that departs from a bus stop only minutes away.
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|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|End terrace house||2.6%||£362,500||3||1|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£151,250 (4)||£253,235 (17)||£309,806 (26)||£458,182 (11)||-|
|Flats||£171,707 (7)||£319,990 (5)||£655,000 (4)||£315,000 (1)||-|
|All||£164,268 (11)||£268,407 (22)||£355,832 (30)||£446,250 (12)||-|