- Prestigious Private Road Location
- Beach Of Course & Coastal Footpath Very close By
- Exceptionally Presented
- Electric Gated Excess
- Versatile Living Accommodation
- Spacious Rooms Throughout
- Primary & Secondary Schooling Not Far Away
- Generous Sunny Aspect Gardens
- No Onward Chain
- Approx 0.387 Acres Plot Garden Room And storage
Set behind ornate pillared electric gated access and arguably located on one of Cornwall's most coveted private roads all within approximately 0.4 acre of formal gardens is "Southernwood House", an impressive elegant and versatile family residence which is a short distance from the beach, coastal footpath, golf course and local schooling. This Imposing and elegantly finished residence offers a large elegant welcoming hallway, impressive size reception rooms to the ground floor with large kitchen/breakfast and family room area plus a beautiful conservatory with an outlook over the well kept gardens. Utility with separate cloakroom and integral double garage. To the first floor this residence has five bedrooms, four of which offer en-suite facilities with the principal offering a stunning high end finished en-suite. There is also an additional reception room to the first floor and from this elevated position doors open out onto the balcony with garden and coastline views. Viewing is highly essential to appreciate the high standard of finish throughout and its stunning location. EPC - C
Situated in the popular coastal location of Carlyon Bay which offers a range of amenities including a championship golf course, a 4* hotel with two restaurants, Indian and Chinese restaurants. Charlestown is a popular Georgian harbour side village, which can be accessed from a coastal footpath almost opposite the property, and is situated around a picturesque inner and outer harbour with pebble beach, some two miles from St Austell town centre. The harbour currently houses some fishing boats and several tall ships, and has been the back drop of several feature films and TV series such as Alice in Wonderland, Doctor Who, The Three Musketeers, Poldark and The Eagle Has Landed, largely due to its picturesque natural and unspoilt coastline surrounds. Charlestown has a hotel and guest houses, with excellent restaurants, and a selection of public houses.
From St Austell head out onto the A390 and head into Carlyon Bay. Head into Carlyon Bay past Charlestown Primary School on your left hand side, carrying on taking the next right hand turn which is the start of Sea Road. Follow the road up and around the coastline can be seen on the right hand side, and keep following the road towards the end. The property is located opposite the Carlyon Bay Hotel set back from the road behind the pillar gated access. There will be a board erected for convenience.
All measurements are approximate, show maximum room dimensions and do not allow for clearance due to limited headroom.
Entrance Hall (7.92m x 4.27m at maximum points)
An impressive welcoming hallway offering an embedded weave welcome mat and polished tiled flooring, which continues through to the kitchen family room area and cloakroom. This entrance is substantial enough to accommodate a seating area with bay window enjoying an outlook over the landscaped gardens. The hall also benefits from a full length shoe cupboard and access to the downstairs cloakroom. Double doors leading into the formal lounge, reception room two and glass panel door into the kitchen and family room area.
Tiled at half wall level and comprises of a low level WC, hand basin with vanity storage unit beneath and mirror above. There is also a wall mounted radiator.
Formal Lounge (4.76 x 8.68)
Double doors open through into the impressive formal lounge offering a great deal of natural light from a large double glazed window from the front with radiator beneath, one to the side and sliding doors out into the conservatory. With the central focal point of a polished tiled hearth and backdrop with wood mantel surround.
Conservatory (4.63 x 3.33)
Sliding doors open from the lounge, located at the rear and enjoying an outlook over the landscaped gardens from a bank of double glazed windows with some quarter window openings together with double french doors leading out onto the paved patio, all finished with an attractive tiled flooring. Roof blinds and ceiling fan with lighting.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room (9.08 x 3.87 x 5.07 at maximum points)
Heading back off of the main lounge are a further set of double wood glazed panel doors opening through into the kitchen/dining/breakfast room making this a fantastic area for entertaining.
The wonderful polished flooring continues through and this room enjoys an outlook over the rear garden from two double glazed windows one with radiator beneath, also recessed spotlighting. The kitchen itself comprises of a comprehensive range of white fronted wall and base units with coloured speckled laminated roll top worksurface providing ample workspace and also incorporates a central island with two built-in wine racks and also built-in eye level double oven, electric four ring hob with attractive splashback and extractor over and under units space and plumbing for white good appliances. There is also free standing space for an American style Fridge/Freezer. A part double glazed door opens out onto the rear.
Reception Room (4.68 x 5.27)
The second reception room which could be utilised as a formal lounge due to its position in the property has a double glazed bay style window with radiator beneath enjoying an outlook over the driveway and formal gardens with a central focal point of a polished tiled hearth and backdrop with wood mantel. There is also a door leading back through to the entrance hall.
From the kitchen/breakfast and family room area a door leads through into the utility.
Utility (4.26 x 3.86)
Also having a comprehensive range of wall and base units with worksurface, double glazed window to the rear. Wall mounted radiator plus door into cloakroom WC which offers a part tiled wall surround. Double glazed window to the side. Low level WC, hand basin with waterfall effect tap set into a white gloss vanity unit beneath with radiator to the side.
Door through into garage
Garage (5.39 x 5.83)
Offers a great deal of wall and base units and central island which could be removed if needed for vehicles. There is also a work station and further space for additional white good appliances if required. Part glazed door and window open to the rear. There is a large electric four piece door.
From the hallway the carpeted staircase turns to the first floor landing which offers access through to the loft. Doors to all bedrooms, plus reception room, door into large airing cupboard housing some shelving. There is also a wall mounted radiator to the side.
Door into Principal Bedroom
Principal Bedroom (3.45 widening to 4.08 to front of built-in wardrob)
Located to the front and with a double glazed window with radiator beneath and benefits from a range of built-in wardrobes. door leads through to the impressive en-suite.
En-Suite (4.56 x 2.32)
The high quality of finish can be seen immediately with polished marble effect tiled flooring complimented with a fully white gloss tiled wall surround with large walk in shower with rain effect shower head and separate attachment plus recess for toiletries. An attractive heated towel rail to the side. Low level WC and hand basin set into a white floating vanity storage beneath with large mirror above with lighting. A corner bath with large waterfall tap and separate attachment. Natural light from a double glazed window to the front also plus an array of recessed spotlighting. Three small double glazed picture windows offer light back through into the entrance hall.
Bedroom (3.88 x 3.88)
Offering dual aspect natural light from two double glazed windows, one to the side and one to the rear, the rear with radiator beneath. Also offers built-in wardrobes and door into en-suite.
En-Suite (1.36 x 2.87)
Curved shower door into one and half size cubicle with integrated shower system and recess for toiletries. Fully tiled wall surround. Low level WC and hand basin with mirror above and vanity storage beneath. Double glazed window to the rear.
Bedroom (3.87 x 3.47)
Another spacious double bedroom also benefitting from three lots of built-in wardrobes. Double glazed window to the rear with radiator beneath. Door through into Jack and Jill style en-suite.
En-Suite (1.43 x 3.85)
A large hand basin with mixer tap and wall mounted mirror above set into vanity storage beneath. Double glazed window above opens to the rear and sliding door into double size shower cubicle with attractive tile surround. Integrated shower system and recess for toiletries. Chrome heated ladder towel rail.
Bedroom (2.83 x 3.87)
This bedroom also benefits from the use of the en-suite. Also having built-in wardrobes. Double glazed window to the rear with radiator below.
From the landing wood glazed panel door leads through into third reception room.
Reception Three (4.78 x 6.62)
This versatile living space could also be another bedroom if required but is currently set as a lounge relaxation area with a central focal point polished tiled hearth with backdrop and wood mantel surround. Double doors with side panels lead onto a lovely balcony with glass and chrome balustrade surround enjoying an outlook down over the gardens towards the Carlyon Bay Hotel and out to the Sea. There is also a double glazed window to the rear with radiator below.
Bedroom (3.36 x 3.46)
Double glazed window to the front. Currently utilised as an office also benefits from built-in wardrobes and drawer storage.
Set back from the private road behind some well kept hedging and ornate pillared electric gated access leads through onto a brick driveway with an expanse of raised lawns to both side with planting, mature shrubs, trees and plants. Ample parking for numerous vehicles.
To the rear leading from the conservatory opens out onto a paved patio with steps up onto an area of lawn which continues back around to the front of the property with wide pathway., and lawned area. Nestled into the corner is a raised kitchen garden bed, from where leads down onto a further expanse of lawn with a wonderful array of beautifully well kept shrubbery and trees with further paved patio area leading across the rear of the property with outside power socket on on to a garden store room and separate timber chalet shed with additional patio area. The garden area offers a high degree of privacy and sunshine throughout the day and into the evening.