3 bed (for sale) Skippers Cottage, Dunders Hill, Polzeath PL27

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John Bray and Partners
Pavilion Building, Rock
01208 245958
First Published

19th Mar 2021

Last Published

25th May 2021



  • Type:
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


In the same family ownership for 60 years; Skippers is one of the few period properties remaining from the original village of Old Polzeath. Situated in an enviable location just metres away from the beach, with beach and sea views, the property provides a fantastic opportunity to modernise and refurbish or redevelop (subject to planning permission).

• Three bedrooms, one-bathroom, separate W.C.
• Fully equipped modern kitchen, dining room and separate sitting room with open fire.
• Patios to the front and rear provide views of the Atlantic Ocean and Polzeath Beach
• Short walk downhill to the surf, local amenities and coastal path
• Strong holiday letting potential
• Private parking space behind ‘The Waterfront’
• Totalling approximately 926 sq. Ft (86 sq. Mtrs)

The property

Set in an enviable position on Dunders Hill, affording beach and sea views, Skippers Cottage presents an excellent opportunity to acquire a 3-bedroom period property in Polzeath. Just moments from the beach, this well positioned cottage is ripe for modernisation or refurbishment, (subject to necessary planning permission) and offers well-proportioned accommodation with good sized front and rear patio gardens, along with a parking space situated approximately 300m away behind The Waterfront Bar & Restaurant.

The accommodation

Arranged over two floors, the accommodation comprises:

Ground floor: Entrance Hall | Generous sitting room with open-fire and large bay window giving views of Polzeath Beach | Steps up to dining room with storage cupboard and WC | Fully equipped kitchen with door to rear patio
first floor: 2 Bedrooms | Family bathroom with separate shower | Master bedroom with sea views and doors to raised patio terrace.


Polzeath is a highly desirable holiday and residential village, with a vast expanse of golden sand, excellent surf and scenic coastal walks. Nearby in Rock and Daymer Bay conditions are ideal for sailing, water-skiing and windsurfing, as well as the renowned St Enodoc Golf Club offering two excellent 18-hole courses. Polzeath is fortunate to have a range of good places to eat and drink such as tj’s Surf Café, The Waterfront, The Oystercatcher, The Cracking Crab and Surfside, but there are also a wealth of excellent restaurants and pubs in the surrounding area including Rick Stein’s and Paul Ainsworth’s No 6 in Padstow, Nathan Outlaw in Port Isaac and The Mariners in Rock. The ferry and water taxi make travelling to Padstow easy and enjoyable. Most everyday shopping requirements can be met locally but the market town of Wadebridge, with an inspiring collection of independent shops, is around seven miles distant.


Front patio |Split level rear patio with sea views and garden shed| Parking space behind The Waterfront.


Mains water, electricity and drainage. Night storage heaters.


Local info for PL27


Property Value Data/Graphs for PL27

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Detached house 25.6% £527,085 4 1.5
Flat 16.3% £235,570 1.7 0.6
Other 15.3% £583,948 2.9 0.1
Semi-detached house 14.4% £267,647 2.9 0.7
Bungalow 8.8% £360,366 3 0.8
Land 5.1% £251,814 1.7 0.5
Terraced house 4.2% £209,433 2.3 1
End terrace house 3.7% £261,250 2.6 1.3
Barn conversion 1.9% £741,250 3.3 1.8
Cottage 1.9% £443,500 2.8 1.5
Link-detached house 0.9% £199,973 2 1
Maisonette 0.5% £179,950 2 1
Mobile/park home 0.5% £55,000 2 1
Farm 0.5% £3,000,000 0 0
Lodge 0.5% £87,500 2 2

Area Information

Average Price Paid




Current Average Value


Value Change

£37,117 10.1%


Current Asking Prices in PL27 Average: £403,977

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses £362,290 (5) £201,542 (34) £421,072 (60) £530,217 (45) £643,069 (13)
Flats £123,800 (15) £265,717 (18) £545,000 (2) - £695,000 (1)
All £183,422 (20) £221,186 (53) £419,909 (63) £512,954 (49) £646,779 (14)

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