Detached house for sale in Gibraltar Terrace, St. Mawes, Truro TR2

Offers in region of £2,350,000 (£1,167/sq. ft)
5 5 2 2,014 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • Deceptively spacious 5 bedroom, 5 bath/shower room, 2 reception accommodation
  • Stunning location with inspiring panoramic river, harbour and bay views
  • Central situation with beaches, sailing facilities, restaurants and shops close by.
  • Private location with parking and landscaped gardens
  • Luxuriously presented and well equipped.
  • Established holiday letting income
  • A rare opportunity set at a realistic guide price
  • Show piece open plan living room with balcony, woodburner and magnificent views.

Property description

A stunning detached house, luxurious, spacious, light and modern, with inspiring grandstand panoramic harbour, bay and sea views, a private garden with parking, situated just 200 yards from the exclusive waterfront, with beaches, restaurants, sailing facilities and shops all within easy access.

A stunning detached house, luxurious, spacious, light and modern, with inspiring grandstand panoramic harbour, bay and sea views, a private garden with parking, situated just 200 yards from the exclusive waterfront, with beaches, restaurants, sailing facilities and shops all within easy access

Dreamcatchers is situated on an elevated terrace less than 200 yards from the exclusive waterfront. This superb property commands magnificent views over St Mawes Harbour, the National Trust owned St Anthony Headland, the broad expanse of Falmouth Bay to The Manacles, the Helford River and miles of open sea. From the main entrance on the upper floor, there is access to a large open plan living, dining room and kitchen, which have captivating views of the Percuil River, Summers Beach, St Mawes Harbour and village, St Anthony Headland and Lighthouse, Falmouth Bay and the sea beyond.The wide balcony is large enough to hold an outdoor table and chairs from which one can sit, alfresco dine, relax and simply enjoy and admire some of the best water views in the village, including the dramatic activity of sailing races, where the property is located in a prime position to watch the hustle and bustle of the start and finish lines of boats owned by members of St Mawes Sailing Club! This deceptively spacious property is beautifully equipped and offers well-balanced accommodation that flows over the two floors. Dreamcatchers has an established letting history providing a lucrative income should this be desired, with tariffs between £1,350 to £5,250 per week, peak season. Many fabulous comments about the property are found in its visitor book and the house has holiday guests returning year after year. In addition, Dreamcatchers has received fabulous reviews in the national press, magazines and on social summary, suiting the permanent or second home, family or retiring buyer, this bespoke property has to be viewed internally to fully appreciate.

Accommodation Summary
Upper Ground Floor: Entrance Hall; Open Plan Living / Dining Room, Kitchen; Sitting Room; Bedroom 5; Luxury Shower Room.Lower Ground Floor: Lower Hall; Master Bathroom with quality En Suite Shower and Bath / WC and Decked Terrace; Guest Bedroom with Decked Terrace and En Suite Bath / WC; Two further Bedrooms En Suite.Outside: Landscaped Surrounding Gardens; Parking.

St Mawes
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 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 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 (St Enodoc, Rock), Paul Ainsworth (Padstow), and the Roseland's own Chris Eden at the Driftwood, Rosevine.

Location Summary (Distances and times are approximate)
Truro: 10 miles via car ferry. Falmouth: 25 minutes by passenger ferry or 15 miles by car ferry. Newquay Airport: 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.

Master bedrooms
There are two master bedrooms which are both very light and spacious. Each bedroom has a stunning open plan bathroom with quality free standing bath from which one can relax and soak up the incredible 180 degree sea views! Large bifold doors extend the full width of these rooms and open to a decked area where a pure glass balustrade ensures the views are unobstructed.

The third bedroom has a shower en suite, and views of the sea from an angled side window which has a comfortable window seat with cushion to sit and relax, read a book and enjoy the views.The fourth bedroom has its own bath and shower en suite with a television installed for the ultimate relaxation in the bath!The fifth bedroom is on the upper floor. Opposite this is a stunning shower room and wc with large walk in shower and Villeroy and Boch basin.

Living Areas & Kitchen
Upon entering through the main hall, one immediately appreciates the show piece reception and living areas of Dreamcatchers. The living / dining room have high vaulted ceilings and wide patio doors with access to the full-length balcony. The balustrade is purely glass allowing full enjoyment of the views with no interruptions! A real feature is the freestanding wood burner zoning the living area and the dining area. Dreamcatchers boasts two separate lounges which is perfect for parents and children giving everyone their own independent space. The recently fitted kitchen is modern and stylish with appliances including two double fridge freezers, microwave, oven, hob, dishwasher and coffee machine. The kitchen is carefully designed to maximize the views as well as be involved with the family whilst cooking.

The Gardens and Parking
The landscaped gardens are south facing offering privacy and delightful water views. They are mainly laid to lawn for ease of maintenance and bordered by shrubs, flowers, wall and fence. Located just off Gibraltar Terrace, at the front entrance of the property, is a parking area, where it is believed a garage once stood. Parking so close to the village centre and waterfront is a rarity.

Services, Council Tax and Energy Performance
Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating. Telephone (broadband enabled). Television points (satellite). Council tax band - F. Energy performance rating - D.

Furnishings, Contents and Effects
With the exception of personal belongings, the interior designed furnishings and effects are available by separate negotiation.

Holiday Letting and Viewing Arrangements
The property has an established letting history providing a lucrative income per annum. For more information about availability and tariffs please visit and search for 'Dreamcatchers'. The property has received wide acclaim in the national press, magazines and on social media. Viewings are to be arranged strictly by appointment with H Tiddy. If the property is occupied, changeover days are Fridays for viewing purposes.

Every effort has been made with these details but accuracy is not guaranteed and they are not to form part of a contract. Representation or warranty is not given in relation to this property. An Energy Performance Certificate is available upon request. All negotiations must be with H Tiddy. Before proceeding to purchase, buyers should consider an independent check of all aspects of the property.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

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Nearby transport

  • Falmouth Docks (1.8 miles)
  • Falmouth Town (2.2 miles)
  • Penmere (3.0 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (81.1 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (112.7 miles)
  • The Blaye Airport (128.6 miles)
  • St Mawes Ferry Landing (0.1 miles)
  • Place Ferry Landing (0.7 miles)
  • Falmouth Ntl Maritime Museum Ferry Landing (2.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Mawes Community Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Gerrans School (2.0 miles)
  • Flushing School (2.4 miles)
  • Truro and Penwith College (8.2 miles)
  • Cornwall College (16.6 miles)
  • UTC Plymouth (40.2 miles)
  • Falmouth School (3.5 miles)
  • Penryn College (4.4 miles)
  • Truro High School (7.1 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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