Downderry

£300,000 Offers Over
  • Ref: 10402
  • Type: Terraced House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Features

  • ABOUT 891 SQ FT
  • DOWNDERRY BEACH 100 YARDS
  • IN NEED OF IMPROVEMENT
  • KITCHEN
  • 21' SITTING/DINING ROOM
  • CONSERVATORY
  • 2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS
  • BATH/SHOWER ROOM
  • PARKING
  • SOUTH FACING GARDEN

Full Description

ONLY 100 YARDS FROM THE BEACH - In need of some improvement - an end of terrace cottage in a prized seaside village setting with views over the sparkling waters of Whitsand Bay. About 891 sq ft, Entrance Lobby, Kitchen, 21' Sitting/Dining Room, Conservatory, Laundry Room, 2 Double Bedrooms, Bath/Shower Room, Parking, Garden - Available for the first time in 38 years.

Full Details

CLOSE TO THE BEACH, LOOE 6 MILES, PLYMOUTH 18 MILES, FOWEY 16 MILES, NEWQUAY AIRPORT 36 MILES ONLY 100 YARDS FROM THE BEACH - In need of some improvement - an end of terrace cottage in a prized seaside village setting with views over the sparkling waters of Whitsand Bay. About 891 sq ft, Entrance Lobby, Kitchen, 21' Sitting/Dining Room, Conservatory, Laundry Room, 2 Double Bedrooms, Bath/Shower Room, Parking, Garden - Available for the first time in 38 years.

LOCATION The property is situated in a south facing and prized near beachfront position within about 100 yards of Downderry Beach on a stretch of coastline often referred to as the Cornish Riviera and renowned for its mild maritime climate. The constant passage of commercial, naval and pleasure craft across the bay, provides an extraordinary, distracting and inspirational outlook.



Downderry together with the neighbouring beachside village of Seaton have a primary school (rated "good" by Ofsted), restaurant, beachside public house, church, beach café, village store, post office and doctors' surgery. Similar facilities are available at St Germans, which also has a main line railway station providing a useful commuter link to Plymouth (Plymouth to London Paddington 3 hours). Seaton also has a Countryside Park with riverside and woodland walks.



Downderry was, in recent years, noted by the Sunday Times in a list of the top ten "Best Places to Live by the sea". Golf is available at Portwrinkle, St Mellion International Golf Resort, or Looe Bindown. The South West Coast Path is accessed nearby with parts of the neighbouring coastline in the ownership of the National Trust. The beach has a slipway and offers the opportunity to keep and launch boats (by permit). Seaton beach benefits from a RNLI Lifeguard station during the summer.



The sailing waters of the area are favoured by yachtsmen and deep water moorings are available on the Rivers Lynher and Tamar at St Germans, Saltash and Fowey/Polruan. Saltash has a Waitrose store on its northern outskirts and the city of Plymouth offers an abundance of facilities centred around the historic and fascinating waterfront areas of the Barbican and Hoe. The Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Beauty, the famous surfing beaches of North Cornwall, historic country houses and many other places of interest lie within an easy drive.

DESCRIPTION 1 Eddystone Cottage comprises an end of terrace cottage available in on the open market for the first time in 38 years. The cottage is in need of some improvement but occupies an enviable south facing position with views over the beachside environment and the sea beyond. Given the seaside location the property is equally suited to use as a family home or indeed as a second home/holiday let.



The property has full double glazing and solid fuel heating, the accommodation extends to about 891 sq ft and briefly comprises - GROUND FLOOR - Entrance Lobby - 21' Sitting/Dining Room with Woodwarm wood burner and French doors to the 12' Conservatory with fabulous views and French doors to the decked terrace - Kitchen - Laundry Room - FIRST FLOOR - 2 Double Bedrooms both with sea views - Bath/Shower Room again with sea views.

OUTSIDE The property has a private entrance drive providing parking for 1 car, additional parking could be created by utilising some of the garden, subject to any consent that may be required.



The low maintenance gardens with palm, bamboo and castor oil plant, have a decked terrace with a fine south aspect and superb views spanning from Rame Head in the west and Looe Island in the west. There is also a garden shed.

EPC RATING - TBC

DIRECTIONS Using Sat Nav - Postcode PL11 3JZ