An exceptional 4 bedroom family home enjoying the most impressive sea, coastal and rural views ideally located for easy access to the coastline, beaches and the towns of Truro and Falmouth. Additional benefits include a detached double garage / workshop, 2 acre paddock and planning permission granted for the erection of an additional 4 bedroom detached home within the grounds.
Antron Lodge is an exceptionally well presented 4 bedroom detached family home situated within the popular village of Mabe within easy access to local amenities and coastline. This spacious property is offered to the market for the first time in nearly 20 years and we would therefore suggest an early internal inspection to avoid disappointment. This property offers the extremely rare and exciting attributes are enjoying both outstanding and impressive rural views with equally impressive coastal views, and most importantly far reaching coastal views towards Gribben Head. The property is approached over a private driveway leading to the generous parking area and detached double garage. The property is then entered via a UPVC door leading into the entrance hallway and access to the ground floor accommodation.
Immediately on the right is the formal reception room perfect for relaxing after a long day in front of the television or enjoying the open fire with a glass of wine. There are French doors within this room providing access to the gardens and grounds. Adjacent to the sitting room is a ground floor bedroom or a study / home office. This space is perfect for those buyers wishing to have a ground floor bedroom or for those wishing to work from home or for family members to carry out homework / assessments in peace and quiet. At the far end of the entrance hallway is the formal dining room / music room which could be used as a generous ground floor double bedroom, if required. From the rear windows views across the formal gardens can be enjoyed.
The main living space within this wonderful home is the recently extended family room come kitchen come dining space, located at the rear of the property, and providing the most impressive far reaching rural views overlooking the paddock and neighbouring farmers fields. Surrounding this room is a generous decked area, ideal for alfresco dining.
The room itself is loosely divided into three sections, the kitchen, dining area and reception space. The kitchen itself is beautifully fitted with generous base and wall mounted cupboards, great work surface space complimented by modern appliances. A modern style island area could double up as a breakfast bar if required but offers additional food preparation area as well as additional cupboards and wine rack. Adjacent to this area is the dining space which leads to the large reception area which has wonderful floor to ceiling windows and bi folding doors which overlook the gardens, paddock and surrounding countryside as well as providing access to the previously mentioned decked area. Completing the accommodation on the ground floor is a utility room and separate cloakroom / WC.
At first floor level there are 3 double bedrooms, all of which enjoy en suite facilities. The two bedrooms at the rear of the property enjoy far reaching sea and coastal views whilst the bedroom at the front of the property offers good proportions and an excellent guest bedroom. The master bedroom has the exclusive use of a generous balcony which provides exceptional views as mentioned previously.
Externally immediately surround the family home are the formal gardens and grounds which are mainly laid to lawn with mature planting including shrubs and mature trees forming the boundary from neighbouring properties. One thing that is very evident within the outside space is just how private the gardens are, a real oasis of colour. To the southern boundary of the plot is the paddock measuring approx. 1.5 acres in size which makes for the perfect setting for those buyers wishing to enjoy their own slice of Cornwall to keep livestock or simply use as amenity land. There is separate access from the main road into the paddock area.
Building Plot with Planning Perm
Our client has obtained planning permission to erect a detached family home within the grounds of Antron Lodge. The planning permission is for the erection of an additional home and therefore could be built as additional accommodation for dependent relatives or family members or for those buyers wishing to create a holiday home / lettings business. Further information available upon request.
Antron Lodge lies a few hundred meters from the centre of the popular Mabe village which offers excellent facilities and amenities including convenience store with sub post office, a primary school, Church and the New Inn public house. Falmouth harbour town and it's extensive range of shops is approximately 3 miles away and a bus service runs regularly to and from local towns including Penryn a distance of about 2 miles. Falmouth's university for Cornwall and Penryn College both offering excellent facilities are equally conveniently close by, within 2/3 miles. Steeped in maritime history, with the landmark National Maritime Museum Cornwall on the harbourside, Falmouth now is a colourful and thriving university town, built around what is the third largest natural harbour in the world.
In the summer months, the town is a haven for sailors with club racing finishing three times a week on the water within sight of the house. The port regularly plays host to a variety of events including Tall Ship Races, The J Class Regattas, Oyster Festival and Falmouth Regatta. Falmouth Yacht Marina is 20 minutes walk up river, whilst the High Street itself has galleries, artisan bakery, bars and restaurants. Falmouth is linked to Truro and the main Penzance-Paddington line (with overnight 'sleeper' service) by its own branch rail line. The cathedral city of Truro about 8 miles distance offers supplementary services and a wide choice of Shops, Restaurants, Inns and The Hall for Cornwall Theatre which is currently being refurbished.
The following services are available; mains electric, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating boiler provides both the hot water and central heating via radiators on both the ground and first floors.
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