Reception Rooms: 4 | Bedrooms: 4 | Bathrooms: 4
Exceptionally spacious 4/5 bedroom detached house enjoying fantastic sea views across Mevagissey Bay, St Austell Bay and a large stretch of the entire coastline that runs along the south coast of Cornwall. The house is located on the sought after and exclusive Chapel Point Lane, that leads from the village of Portmellon to the picture perfect landmark of Chapel Point.
The property has been updated by our clients during their ownership and it is now presented in good decorative order throughout with the main living accommodation located on the first floor, where the best of the sea views across Mevagissey Bay can be enjoyed from the spacious 25’ x 21’ sitting room, the 34’ x 13’ kitchen dining room and also the large balcony that both areas enjoy access on to.
The accommodation is also very flexible with the option of up to 5 bedrooms in total, as the second reception room and study could also be used as a very spacious fifth bedroom as there is a bathroom immediately adjacent. The four main bedrooms are located on the ground floor, with two being en suite and the other two being serviced by a bathroom and separate WC. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a snug and utility room. The integral double garage is also a good size and attached to the rear of the garage is a 24’ x 17’ sun room that is currently used for the bedding and cultivation of plants.
The split level rear gardens face south and back on to open farmland. The gardens are low maintenance as they are mostly arranged as a large brick paved terrace with beds and borders of colourful plants and mature shrubs. At the front is a large brick paved parking area providing parking for several cars and leading to the double garage. The brick paving continues across the front of the house creating a large terrace from which to enjoy the sea views. The front gardens are arranged in to two terraces, both of which have a wide area of lawn and have and borders of mature shrubs and plants.
Portmellon is a picturesque cove set just to the south of Mevagissey with its tidal beach at its centre. The sandy beach at its heart offers safe bathing and a public slipway for launching boats and water craft. Portmellon is also home to The Rising Sun Inn, directly overlooking and just yards from the beach. There are also many delightful coastal walks available along the South West Coast Path, as well as inland along some picturesque countryside walks.
Mevagissey is an attractive and traditional Cornish fishing village with its active harbour at its heart, which is home to a small fleet of fishing boats and pleasure craft. The village enjoys many pubs and restaurants, with the Sharks Fin being the most renowned. Just a few miles along the Pentewan Valley at London Apprentice is the excellent Kingswood Restaurant and Bar and there is the slightly more relaxed, Hub Box located on the beach at Pentewan Sands.
There are numerous beautiful beaches nearby including the sheltered Colona Beach that is located just to the south of Chapel Point itself. It is only accessible by a footpath and so it is quieter than most beaches. Pentewan Sands and Gorran Haven are located to the north and south of Mevagissey respectively.
The attractive and renowned sailing destination of Fowey is accessible either via a foot ferry from Mevagissey Harbour or it is just 14 miles distant in a car. The stunning Roseland Peninsula is just a little further to the south, with its numerous stunning bays and beaches on the stretch of coast on its south easterly side. St Mawes is the most famed destination of the Roseland Peninsula. The pretty harbour-side village offers boutique shopping and also fine dining within the Hotel Tresanton and Idle Rocks, as well as many fine bars and cafes. Renowned for its sailing, The village enjoys a passenger ferry crossing to Falmouth, making a wonderful day out. There are a host of excellent pubs, galleries and eateries around the area and just to the east is Portscatho and Porthcurnick. The Hidden Hut, set just above the Porthcurnick Beach, offers fantastic lunches and fabulous feast nights. Also nearby is the Michelin starred Driftwood Hotel above Porthbean Beach. The charming village of Portloe is also nearby, home to the Lugger Hotel and the Ship Inn.
The amazing Lost Gardens of Heligan are just a little over 3.7 miles inland and the world famed Eden Project is approximately 10 miles distance. The nearest town is St Austell at just 6 miles away, offering a host of excellent shopping facilities.
• Mevagissey Harbour: 1 Mile • Gorran Haven: 1.8 Miles • Pentewan Sands: 2.7 Miles • London Apprentice: 4.9 Miles • Portloe: 10 Miles • Portscatho: 14.5 Miles • Fowey: 14.8 Miles • Truro: 17.5 Miles • St Mawes: 17 Miles • Newquay Airport: 21 Miles • Falmouth: 28 Miles
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