Enjoying some of the finest views on the Roseland Peninsula, this quaint cottage has views that one will never tire of – uninterrupted extensive views that overlook St Just creek, the magical St Just Church and far-reaching coastal views down the Carrick Roads, across to Mylor, as well as surrounding rolling countryside. In-fact few properties can be seen from here with surrounding protected National Trust Land.
The cottage has off road parking, a rarity for a cottage with such views. Inside it is in immaculate order with a clever design making the most of the space and the views. The living room has patio doors opening out onto the garden showing the stunning panoramic views. The kitchen is well equipped with a utility room a few steps down. There is a good size dining room with plenty of space for a large table and chairs and is part-open plan through to the kitchen, ideal for entertaining. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms, both with equally breath-taking views. The master room has a large window giving access to the roof of the living room extension which has potential as a sun terrace with outstanding views, subject to any necessary consents. There is also a modern bathroom on this floor.
The garden has beautifully matured over the years and offers a very attractive outside sitting space large enough for a family or pets, equally it is easily maintained with the majority being paved interspersed with many flowering plants. The garden has incredible coastal, creek and river views.
Located in St Just in Roseland moments away from St Mawes, with coastal walks on the doorstep accessed by a nearby footpath that leads down to the renown tranquil gardens surrounding St Just Church, the tearoom and boatyard.
Joy Cottage would command an excellent letting income or would make an ideal permanent home as it currently is for those looking to move to this sought-after village for a quiet country escape with views you have always dreamt about!
Location Summary (distances and times are approximate)
St Mawes: 1.5 miles with a Pedestrian Ferry to Falmouth (20 minutes). St Just Church and Café: 350 yards. St Just Boatyard: 900 yards. Truro: 9 miles via car ferry or 18 miles by road. Cornwall Airport Newquay: 29 miles with flights to London and other UK Regional Airports. St Austell: 15 miles with London Paddington 4.5 hours by rail.
St Just in Roseland
St Just-in-Roseland is a small village around 1.5 miles from the exclusive coastal village of St Mawes. It is renowned for its lovely Church in a delightful waterside setting of great beauty. There is a café and boatyard with deep moorings in the creek which merges into the fine sailing waters of Carrick Roads and Falmouth Bay. Nearby, the enchanting south facing harbour village of St Mawes is found on the eastern side of the Fal Estuary, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with much of its surroundings owned by the National Trust. The village is centred round its quaint harbour, its own beaches and Castle. It has a wide range of amenities, which are open all year, including a bank, butchers, bakers, convenience store, post office / newsagent, doctors, hairdressers, dentist, pharmacy, village hall, church, delicatessen and clothing shops including Fat Face. The village also has two public houses, and an excellent range of cafes, restaurants, art galleries, gift and ice cream shops.
Cornwall has been enjoying a renaissance, especially post COVID-19 lockdown. The county recently leapfrogged London to be recently crowned by rightmove as the top area in the UK for the most online property searches over the last year. The Duchy offers a range of accessible attractions such as the Eden Project, the National Maritime Museum, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, and the Tate Gallery. The Cathedral City of Truro is the main financial and commercial centre of Cornwall. It has a fine range of stores, private schools, college and the main hospital in the county (RCH Treliske). Both Falmouth University and Cornwall Airport at Newquay are rapidly expanding. Fine dining Michelin star and celebrity chef restaurants are in abundance, including Rick Stein (Falmouth and Padstow), Nathan Outlaw (Port Isaac), Paul Ainsworth (Padstow and Rock). Rising stars on The Roseland are Olly Pierrepont at the Driftwood, Rosevine and Dorian Janmaat at the Idle Rocks, St Mawes.
Mains water, electricity and private drainage. Electric storage heating. Telephone and television points.
NB: the electrical circuit, appliances and heating system have not been tested by the agents.
Energy performance certificate rating E.
Council tax band D.
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