2 bedroom terraced house
Coastguard Cottages, Upton, Bude EX23
- 2 bedrooms
- Plus attic room
- Breathtaking sea views
- Walking distance to beach and town centre
- Large gardens
- Extensive driveway
A truly magnificent opportunity to acquire one of the former coastguard cottages occupying a most superb location within walking distance to the beaches and local amenities. Conveniently backing onto the North Cornish coast path with breathtaking far reaching sea views from the extensive back garden. Off road parking for several vehicles. The residence boasts a wealth of character and potential for those seeking a holiday retreat/investment or equally suiting as a family residence. EPC Rating EThe property enjoys a highly desirable location within a sought after coastal hamlet situated close to Bude; a popular coastal town, supporting a comprehensive range of shopping, schooling, recreational facilities, library and hospital. Bude itself lies amidst the rugged North Cornish coastline and is famed for its many nearby areas of outstanding natural beauty and popular bathing beaches providing a whole host of water sports and leisure activities together with many breathtaking cliff top coastal walks etc. The popular surfing and bathing beach of Widemouth Bay is approximately 1 mile. The town of Holsworthy is some 10 miles inland whilst the port and market town of Bideford is some 22 miles in a north easterly direction providing a convenient link to the A39 which connects in turn to Barnstaple, Tiverton and the M5 motorway. Launceston, being Cornwall's ancient capital, is approximately 20 miles distant and the A30 connects in turn to Okehampton lying on the fringes of Dartmoor National Park and on to the cathedral city of Exeter.
From Bude town centre, proceed out of the town along The Strand, turning right at the mini-roundabout towards Widemouth Bay. Continue along this road for approximately 1 mile a whereupon 4 Coastguard Cottages will be found within a short distance on the left hand side.
Living Room (14' 6" x 12' 6")
A spacious, light and airy room with bay window to front elevation with a window seat. Stone feature fireplace with slate heath and mantle housing a wood burning stove. Recess's with built in shelving. Under stairs walk in cupboard with folding glazed doors.
Kitchen/ Diner (17' 3" x 15' 3")
A fantastic high quality handmade bespoke fitted kitchen comprises a fitted range of base and wall mounted units with Corian worktops with an inset 1 ½ sink with taps over. Range style gas cooker with extractor system over, freestanding smeg tall fridge/freezer. Integrated dishwasher, integrated washing machine and tumble dryer. Kitchen island with solid wood work surface over with twin wine chillers and integrated wine rack and book shelf. Wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler supplying domestic hot water and heating systems. Underfloor heating. French glazed doors to rear, Velux skylight to rear.
Bedroom 1 (13' 4" x 12' 8")
A generous master bedroom with window to front elevation enjoying far reaching countryside views. Twin built in wardrobes.
Bedroom 2 (12' 4" x 11' 0")
A generous dual aspect double bedroom with windows to front and side elevations with spectacular sea views, built in wardrobe.
Bathroom (8' 5" x 7' 10")
A superbly presented fitted suite comprising an roll top bath with mixer taps, pedestal wash hand basin and walk in shower cubicle. Window to rear elevation with stunning sea views. Underfloor heating.
WC (4' 8" x 3' 7")
Close coupled WC and wash hand basin.
Attic Room (15' 1" x 12' 1")
Accessed via a spiral stair case. With Velux skylights to front and rear elevations enjoying breathtaking sea views as far as Trevose Head. This room lends itself for conversion subject to obtaining planning permission.
Attic Room 2 (7' 9" x 6' 2")
Limited head room. Could be incorporated into the main attic room.
The property is approached via an extensive entrance driveway providing ample off road parking, front gardens with assorted mature shrubs and plants. To the rear of the property there is a most impressive garden hosting a wealth of mature and established flowers and plants with a well tended lawn and paved seating area adjoining the rear of the property providing an ideal spot for alfresco dining. At the rear of the garden there is raised timber decked area with spectacular and breathtaking views across the North Cornish Coastline and Atlantic ocean. High spec hydrotherapy hottub spa, with lighting, bluetooth music, and waterfall features. Two timber garden sheds. Extensive outside lighting.
There is a flying freehold in bedroom 2 over the house next door. It is understood from the owner the roof was replaced in 2015 and the windows and front door.