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Guide Price Range From 700,000 to 750,000
Introducing an exceptionally deceptive property set on an elevated position with superb views over countryside toward Talland bay and the sea beyond. There is far more to this property than meets the eye, as you approach from the long drive the property appears as a single level bungalow style. The majority of the large living area is set over one level while the bedrooms are on the lower split level via only a few steps. The surprise to this property is the self contained apartments located under the property ideal for holiday letting or a dependent relative. Another unexpected features to this property area the outside seating areas with stunning views, the gardens and large garage/storage barn. You will need to see this for yourself to truly appreciate the property and location.
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You first enter into the large reception hall which gives you a glimpse of what's to come. From the hall is the very spacious sitting room tastefully decorated plus a central stone fire place with inset log burning stove. Through patio doors takes you into the conservatory which has 180° views over the gardens, countryside toward Talland Bay. This fabulous room is perfect all year round plus doors open out to a private garden area. To the front of the property accessed from the hall is a superb entertaining or dining room currently used as a games room. This could also be converted into a further bedroom or cinema room if required. Next to this room is a very useful utility/boot room fitted with sink and wall units, plumbing for a washing machine and door to the driveway.
Staying on the upper level moving through the property brings you to the large family kitchen/breakfast room. Fitted with a range of oak country style units, granite work surfaces with an inset butlers sink, range style oven and tiled flooring.
A few steps take you to the lower split level of the main property, where there are three tastefully decorated double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The larger master bedroom has a double aspect with views over the countryside toward Talland Bay. This spacious room has built-in wardrobes and an en-suite modern shower room. The two other bedrooms are of similar size with garden views. The family bathroom has been fitted with a matching white suite comprising of a corner bath, wc, wash hand basin and a corner shower.
This is a surprising addition to the property with a private access path leading down to the private entrance. Perfect for a dependent relative, or to create income from holiday letting. When entering into the reception hall there is to one side a modern style shower room while to the opposite side is a large bright double bedroom again tastefully decorated. The best room in the apartment is the very spacious kitchen/dining/living room. With triple aspect windows giving views over the gardens, modern fitted kitchen, wood effect flooring, dining area and seating areas complete this fantastic room.
From the driveway access can be gained alongside the property to the rear patio and extensive garden area, which is adjacent to the conservatory and provides fabulous views across the surrounding countryside to the sea. Further steps lead up to a fabulous large decking area with fitted hot tub and the most fabulous views toward Talland bay ideal for barbeques and summer parties. Alongside the driveway are lawned gardens which are stocked with a wide variety of mature shrubs and trees including copper beech, hydrangea, fir and palms amongst many others. Steps lead from the driveway lead down to the apartment which in turn has its' own garden with a second private decking seating area enclosed by trees and shrubs.
To the left of the driveway there is a paddock, bordered in the main by mature stone walling and comprises 0.93 acres. Included within this area is a productive vegetable garden with rabbit proof fencing and a small greenhouse. Further to this is a large detached workshop/barn perfect for storing cars or a boat. The total plot is approximately 1.65 acres
The idyllic Talland Bay is one of the most secluded and spectacular coves along the East Cornwall coastline, a perfect location for walking, fishing, exploring the rock pools or just enjoying the view. The coast path can take you to the nearby harbours of Looe and Polperro, renowned for smuggling plus having a variety of many excellent restaurants and pubs with seafood as their specialty. The quiet hamlet of Talland remains an unspoilt picturesque location which includes an ancient church and a scattering of houses and cottages. The Talland Bay Hotel is nearby, with the Talland Bay Beach Cafe located at the beach, just a short walk from the property. Other restaurants and facilities can be found in nearby Looe and Polperro. The locality is home to a number of excellent golf courses, the Eden project and the pretty town of Fowey is just a short drive away.
The property has mains electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Private water with recently fitted treatment plant. Council Tax Band G.