A delightful two bedroom waterfronting cottage with wonderful views of the river fowey and surrounding countryside, and the convenience of A large car park close by. Riverside would make A lovely bolt-hole and has been used by the vendor as A holiday let.
Riverside is a charming, waterfronting cottage perfectly situated to enjoy all the boating and outdoor activities on the Fowey estuary. Within a short level walk are two public car parks, river access via the slipway and all the amenities of Fowey town.
Fowey is regarded as one of the most attractive waterside communities in the county. Particularly well known as a popular sailing centre, the town has two thriving sailing clubs, a famous annual Regatta and excellent facilities for the keen yachtsman. For a small town Fowey provides a good range of shops and businesses catering for most day to day needs. The immediate area is surrounded by many miles of delightful coast and countryside much of which is in the ownership of the National Trust. Award winning restaurants, small boutique hotels, excellent public houses etc, have helped to establish Fowey as a popular, high quality, destination.
There are several excellent golf courses within easy reach, many world class gardens are to be found in the immediate area and the fascinating Eden Project with its futuristic biomes is just 5 miles to the north west.
There are good road links to the motorway system via the A38/A30. Railway links to London, Paddington, can be made locally at Par, and St. Austell and there are flights to London and other destinations from Newquay.
Riverside is very well presented, with the accommodation laid out over three floors, having a sitting room on the top floor to maximise the views.
Steps lead up from the main street to the front door. Doors lead from the hall to a recently fitted shower room, and the smart, well-appointed kitchen. A glazed door leads through to the dining room with patio doors opening to a super sun deck overlooking all the activity on the water.
Stairs lead up to the first floor.
The first floor accommodation comprises a landing with doors to a cloakroom W.C., two generous double bedrooms, one having lovely river views, and the second double bedroom has a period fireplace.. An enclosed staircase leading to the second floor.
This lovely spacious attic sitting room enjoys marvellous views across the water to the very pretty village of Bodinnick. There are several cupboards built in to the eaves offering useful storage.
Outside from the sun deck, a flight of narrow timber steps lead down to a riverside patio area with a small balcony overhanging the tidal foreshore to enjoy the ever-changing scenery.
A boat shed beneath the property has power and light and comprises a utility room, with with space to store sports equipment and tools etc.
Occasionally at spring high tide the lower patio and boat shed can get flooded.
Parking is in one of the nearby public car parks, the nearest about 50 yards away adjacent to the Bodinnick Ferry which provides easy access to the south east villages of Cornwall.
None of the services, systems or appliances at the property have been tested by the Agents.
Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents: May Whetter & Grose, Estuary House, Fore Street, Fowey, Cornwall, PL23 1AH.
Cornwall Council, 39 Penwinnick Road, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 5DR
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|End terrace house||2.4%||£425,000||2||2|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£220,000 (1)||£307,500 (6)||£434,995 (11)||£774,500 (10)||£1,037,500 (4)|
|Flats||£222,500 (2)||£334,000 (5)||-||-||-|
|All||£221,667 (3)||£319,545 (11)||£434,995 (11)||£774,500 (10)||£1,037,500 (4)|