Guide price £599,995
AN ELEVATED SOUTH FACING 3 BEDROOMED DETACHED VICTORIAN HOUSE WITH A TWO STOREY BARN/STUDIO. THE PROPERTY ENJOYS FINE VIEWS OF THE FOWEY ESTUARY AND SURROUNDING COUNTRYSIDE. DESCRIPTION Hillside is an ideal home for a green-fingered creative who wants to be close to the water in Cornwall. The property comprises an original Victorian cottage featuring an Aga and lounge with a log fire, three bedrooms, a separate barn conversion, ideal as a studio and/or holiday let, and an elevated garden with parking for two cars. The whole is barely 150m from the river. Hillside lies in the heart of Golant, a secluded village just up-river from the historic harbour town of Fowey. There is a local pub, a thriving rowing, canoeing and sailing community and immediate access by boat to a beautiful network of waterways. Residents have preferential rights to a mooring. _______________ THE LOCATION Golant is a delightful village set on the edge of the River Fowey. The village has become popular for its stunning location and includes a range of contemporary properties with both character and charm. There is also a hotel/restaurant and a church. It has direct river access and enjoys both a village public house and wonderful riverside walks. The far riverbank is remarkable with ancient woodland creating a superb scenic backdrop. The river is a major attraction for yachting enthusiasts with its stunning creeks, access to great restaurants and fascinating shopping opportunities in Fowey. St Austell, the nearest major town, has a wide range of services and supermarkets. The Cathedral City of Truro, also nearby, is the cultural and commercial centre for Cornwall offering scholastic, business and recreational facilities. Plymouth, within easy driving distance, is a vibrant city with a huge range of shops, restaurants and a university. The city also has ferry links to France and Spain as well as an airport offering a full range of flight options. Par Station is approximately 3 miles away with trains direct to London Paddington and Newquay Airport approximately 23 miles away. _______________ GARDENS AND GROUNDS There is a beautiful mature cottage garden laid to grass with well stocked borders and a pretty summerhouse. Further features include a patio deck over the kitchen and pathways connecting the garden and Barn top floor. There is parking for two cars.
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