8 Waterloo Close is situated in one of St Mawes' most desirable areas on a residential cul-de-sac just on the outskirts of the village offering a quiet way of life yet is within easy walking distance of the central village and the harbour. The convenient footpath near the property means the various shops, beaches and wide range of village amenities are about 500 yards away, via Carrick Way and Hillhead. There is also a bus stop around 300 yards away.
The bungalow has a large 30' reception room; a kitchen breakfast room with utility area; three double bedrooms all with built in wardrobes, one with an en suite shower room; and a family bathroom. There is a rear hallway leading to a boiler cupboard, a gardener's wc, a small store room and the double garage. The overall site offers a large plot with driveway with ample space for parking, and surrounding private gardens facing south with beautiful sea and headland views.
This is a project that prospective purchasers can put their own mark on the bungalow offering a fantastic opportunity within this extremely sought after village.
This well-designed, light and airy bungalow is sold with no onward chain and is on the market for the first time in 26 years. It was built approximately 47 years ago by one of the area's most reputable firms.
To summarise this is a rare opportunity to find a potential renovation property within this village with sea views, parking, a large garden and private driveway.
The accommodation comprises: Entrance Hall, Living / Dining Room, Kitchen Breakfast Room with Utility Area, Master Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room, Two further Double Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, Cloakroom, Rear Hallway with Boiler Cupboard, Gardener's WC and Storage Room. Double Garage, Driveway and Surrounding Private Gardens.
Location summary (distances and times are approximate)
Village centre: 500 yards (via footpath). Bus Stop: 300 yards. Truro: 10 miles via car ferry. Falmouth: 25 minutes by passenger ferry or 15 miles by car ferry. Cornwall Airport Newquay: 29 miles with flights to London Gatwick (70 minutes), and Manchester (80 minutes). St Austell: 15 miles with London Paddington 4 hours by rail. Plymouth: 58 miles. Exeter: 97 miles.
This enchanting south facing harbour village 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 good wide range of amenities, which are open all year, including 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.
St Mawes has long been one of the West Country's more desirable and exclusive destinations, with Olga Polizzi's Hotel Tresanton and the recently re-modelled Idle Rocks Hotel both luring the rich and famous. The village has superbly varied and accessible sailing waters and an active sailing club with a full programme of village regattas, club races and various national championships to cater for all ages.
In a wider context, Cornwall has been enjoying a renaissance offering a range of accessible attractions such as the Eden Project, the National Maritime Museum, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, the Tate Gallery and Truro Cathedral. Fine dining Michelin star and celebrity chef restaurants are in abundance, including Rick Stein (Falmouth and Padstow), Jamie Oliver (Fifteen), Nathan Outlaw (Port Isaac), Paul Ainsworth (Padstow), and the Roseland's own Chris Eden at the Driftwood, Rosevine.
Accommodation – A Brief Tour
This attractive property is located at the end of a very popular sought after cul de sac. There is a sweeping private driveway which leads down to the ample parking area, the double garage and the bungalow. The front door leads into a spacious hallway with storage cupboards and a wc with wash basin. A door leads into the very spacious living / dining room which has stunning views across the water to the National Trust St Anthony's Headland beyond. This room has patio doors leading onto a paved raised terrace ideal for enjoying the stunning views. There is a fireplace with electric fire inset. From the hall, to the right are three double bedrooms, one with a very spacious en suite shower room, and there is also the family bathroom. To the left in the hallway is the kitchen breakfast room with fitted wall and floor cupboard with work surfaces over and space for a table and chairs and a utility area at one end with space for a dish washer and washing machine. From here a door leads to a rear hallway with door to the front drive and also to a boiler room, wc and small storage room. There is side access to the garden and a door to the good size double garage with up-and-over door.
There is pedestrian access to each side of the property leading to the lovely rear garden which comprises a lawned area, mature hedging and shrubbed borders which need some attention and cutting back. Under the raise patio is a wood store and door leading to a gardener's cellar ideal for storing tools and the lawnmower.
Overall, this is a very rare opportunity to purchase a detached bungalow with beautiful views in a quiet residential no-through road yet within easy reach of the wide range of village amenities and with a chance to update the property to your own requirements and taste.
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Telephone and TV points. Double glazing. Oil fired central heating.
Energy Performance Certificate Rating: E.
Council Tax Band: G.
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