Looe, Cornwall

£375,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: 10071
  • Type: Detached Bungalow
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Features

  • ABOUT 569 SQ FT
  • RIVERSIDE SETTING
  • CAPTIVATING VIEWS
  • 25' O/P LIVING ROOM/KITCHEN
  • 2 BEDROOMS
  • STUDIO/ANNEXE
  • BOATSHED & WORKSHOP
  • AMPLE PARKING
  • SOUTH WEST FACING
  • MAINS GAS CENTRAL HEATING

Full Description

Right on the waters edge and commanding captivating views over the tidal waters and unspoilt wooded valley of the East Looe River estuary, a detached bungalow with studio annexe and long frontage to the former Liskeard to Looe Canal. About 569 sq ft, 25' O/P Living Room & Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, Shower Room/WC, Full Double Glazing, Mains Gas Central Heating, 410 sq ft Studio Annexe, 532 sq ft Boatshed, Workshop, Ample Parking, About 0.35 Acre.

Full Details

LOOE 4 MILES, PLYMOUTH 22 MILES, FOWEY 12 MILES, NEWQUAY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT 28 MILES Right on the waters edge and commanding captivating views over the tidal waters and unspoilt wooded valley of the East Looe River estuary, a detached bungalow with studio annexe and long frontage to the former Liskeard to Looe Canal. About 569 sq ft, 25' O/P Living Room & Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, Shower Room/WC, Full Double Glazing, Mains Gas Central Heating, 410 sq ft Studio Annexe, 532 sq ft Boatshed, Workshop, Ample Parking, About 0.35 Acre.

LOCATION The property is situated adjacent to the former Liskeard to Looe canal about 1 mile south of Sandplace Rail Station.



Looe straddles the wide river with its long bridge and stone harbourside, with a thriving tourist industry and popular with boating enthusiasts. The town is renowned for the fabulous New Years Eve celebrations and Looe Live Festival and there are a wide range of shopping and community facilities, on both sides of the river, together with award winning restaurants. On the edge of the town is a branch line railway which links with the main line at Liskeard (Plymouth to London Paddington 3 hours).



The coastline either side of Looe is beautiful and unspoilt, easily accessible via the South West Coast Path and there are substantial areas in the ownership of the National Trust. The beautiful Talland Bay lies only 3 miles to the west via the coast path. There are excellent bathing beaches and a wide network of footpaths and bridleways in the vicinity. The nearby town of Saltash has a Waitrose store on its northern outskirts.



The City of Plymouth lies within commuting distance, having an extensive and historic waterfront.

DESCRIPTION Terras Crossing Cottage lies in an enviable setting adjacent to the former Liskeard to Looe Canal with a fabulous outlook over the East Looe River estuary and the ancient woodland of the valley sides, the Looe branch line railway meanders along the riverbank and passes the property.



The cottage is believed to have originated from the 1820's as a lockkeeper's cottage, in recent years it has undergone refurbishment and improvement and now provides an enchanting home with almost full double glazing (with the exception of the doors) and mains gas central heating.



The accommodation extends to about 569 sq ft and briefly comprises - entrance door to open plan living room/kitchen with a triple aspect and French doors opening to the 576 sq ft decked terrace. Utility area. Two bedrooms, one with vaulted ceiling and river views. There is also a modern shower room/wc.



The studio annexe has been used by our client as overflow accommodation extending to about 416 sq ft with bathroom/wc.



For about five years our client has used the property for holiday letting purposes, the property could be sold fully furnished.

OUTSIDE A private drive provides ample level parking. Outbuildings include a Workshop 251 sq ft and a Boatshed 44' x 12' (532 sq ft).



The gardens extend in all to about 0.35 acre and are largely natural with mature trees.



The property fronts immediately to the old Liskeard to Looe canal and there is a large (48' x 12') canal side decked terrace with fabulous views and the perfect spot to watch Kingfishers, wading birds and wildlife.

EPC RATING - D

DIRECTIONS Using Sat Nav - Postcode PL13 1PH - Approaching from Looe the property will be found on the left immediately adjacent to the left hand turning over the railway and river.