Downderry, Torpoint

£750,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: 10424
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Features

  • SOLD
  • 25' SITTING/DINING ROOM
  • 16' KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
  • 20' SECOND SITTING ROOM
  • 4/5 BEDROOMS (2 ENSUITE)
  • POTENTIAL ANNEXE
  • BEACH 320 YARDS
  • PARKING & DOUBLE GARAGE
  • STUNNING SEA VIEWS
  • SOLAR PV

Full Description

SOLD - Scott Parry Associates are pleased to report another successful sale - The glorious Cornish Riviera - Only 320 yards from Downderry Beach and commanding a stunning 180 degree prospect over the coastal waters of Whitsand Bay, a substantial south facing house offering well presented and versatile accommodation. About 1926 sq ft, 25' Sitting/Dining Room, 16' Kitchen/Breakfast Room, 20' Second Sitting Room, Potential Annexe, 4 Bedrooms (2 Ensuite), Study/Bed 5, 2 Further Bath/Shower Rooms, Utility Room, Ample Level Parking, Double Garage, Summer House, Balconies and Terraces, Low Maintenance Gardens, Solar PV.

Full Details

BEACH 320 YARDS, LOOE 5 MILES, PLYMOUTH 18 MILES, FOWEY 19 MILES, NEWQUAY AIRPORT 37 MILES The glorious Cornish Riviera - Only 320 yards from Downderry Beach and commanding a stunning 180 degree prospect over the coastal waters of Whitsand Bay, a substantial south facing house offering well presented and versatile accommodation. About 1926 sq ft, 25' Sitting/Dining Room, 16' Kitchen/Breakfast Room, 20' Second Sitting Room, Potential Annexe, 4 Bedrooms (2 Ensuite), Study/Bed 5, 2 Further Bath/Shower Rooms, Utility Room, Ample Level Parking, Double Garage, Summer House, Balconies and Terraces, Low Maintenance Gardens, Solar PV.

LOCATION Trev Golok (Cornish for Village View) is conveniently located in the established and near beachside residential area of Top Road comprising a small number of individual detached houses, 320 yards from the beach and only 220 yards walk to the village centre. This is an elevated south facing position and the property enjoys views over Whitsand and Looe Bay as far as The Lizard on the horizon.



Downderry and 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 noted by the Sunday Times (during Summer 2018) in a list of the top ten "Best Places to Live by the sea". Golf is available at Portwrinkle, 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.

DESCRIPTION Rarely available Trev Golok is a detached south facing house situated in an enviable and prized residential location with an uninterrupted sea view, this position allows a stunning prospect spanning through 180 degrees over the coastal landscape from Rame Head in the east through Whitsand Bay with the Eddystone Lighthouse on the horizon and the sheltered waters of Looe Bay in the west. Top Road is private serving a small number of individual detached houses with no through traffic.



The property has been well maintained and improved and the versatile layout lends itself to family occupation with the potential for some reconfiguration to create an annexe or guest suite depending upon individual needs and subject to any consent that may be required. Features include full double glazing, oil fired central heating and a 3.8kw Solar PV system providing an energy rating of D(66).



The accommodation is reversed to capitalise on the sea views with two balconies on the south elevation and a bridge at first floor level providing virtually level access to the low maintenance rear garden. Extending to about 1926 sq ft the layout is demonstrated by the floorplan and briefly comprises - spacious reception hall with staircase rising to the first floor, the 25' sitting room has a bamboo floor and French doors opening to a balcony with brushed stainless rails and tinted privacy glass, the 16' kitchen/breakfast room, with patio door to a second sea facing balcony, also has a bamboo floor and ranges of worksurfaces with built in cabinets and a Rangemaster lpg gas/electric cooker, Bosch dishwasher and Indesit fridge/freezer. There is also a bedroom with ensuite shower/wc, a further shower room/wc and a study.



On the ground floor the second sitting room/media room/playroom provides further reception space with sliding patio door to the large decked terrace. The master bedroom has a large picture window with sea views and an ensuite shower/wc, there are two further bedrooms (total 4/5) together with a utility room and rear porch/garden room.

OUTSIDE Top Road is a private road (currently £120.00 per annum maintenance contribution, managed by Top Road (Downderry) Management Ltd, serving a number of individual houses and in turn gives access to a private driveway with level parking for three/four cars and/or space for motorhome or dinghy etc. The double garage has an electric door with ample space for two cars and workshop/storage area. A flight of gentle steps rise to the entrance door with a tiled and partially covered Mediterranean style courtyard adjacent to the front entrance door having brushed stainless rails and privacy glass. Closeby is a large decked terrace with sliding patio door from the ground flor sitting room. The enclosed rear garden again is low maintenance with garden areas having established shrubs, a summerhouse is strategically positioned to allow sea views and for convenience the rear garden can be accessed by a level concrete bridge from the first floor bedroom, via galvanized steel steps from the kitchen or through the ground floor garden room.

EPC RATING - D(66)

DIRECTIONS Using Sat Nav - Postcode PL11 3LZ. Entering Top Road from Broads Yard the property will be found on the left hand side.