North Corner, Coverack, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 6TG | Property for sale | Savills
1,880 sq ft(174.66 sq m)
Guide price £995,000

North CornerCoverack, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 6TG

    Key features

    • Elevated position affording superb views of the bay, village, beach and harbour
    • Large entertaining balcony/terrace
    • Three/Four double bedrooms
    • Two En suite bathrooms
    • Utility Room/ Cloak Room
    • Separate Studio/Annexe
    • Stunning terraced garden
    • Parking for two cars
    • Superfast Fibre Broadband

    Frontline coastal property in an elevated position in the village of Coverack with stunning views out across the bay to the Village, Beach & Harbour.

    About this property

    • A charming mid-20th Century property built in an elevated position in the fishing village of Coverack on the Lizard Peninsula benefitting from quite stunning views out across the bay to the village, beach and harbour. The property is located on the right towards the end of a quiet private lane.


      Ground Floor: The front door opens in to a long hallway with the stairs to the first floor immediately to the right with on the left a WC and large walk in cloakroom which has ample space for the addition of a shower if required. There is a large window at the end of the hallway overlooking the bay leading through to the main reception room on the right and to the left the kitchen and dining room. The main reception room is dual aspect with sliding doors out on to the large balcony/terrace, has beech wood flooring and built in Gazco Studio fire. A door from the reception room opens in to the third twin bedroom which has views out over the garden and bay. The kitchen has cream Shaker style wall and base units with black granite work surfaces, an integrated oven and ceramic hob and space and plumbing for a dishwasher. A large arch opens in to the triple aspect dining room where there are sliding doors on to the balcony/terrace. This area benefits from wired underfloor heating and incredible views. Leading off the kitchen is the utility room which has wooden wall and base units and a sink. There is plumbing and space for both a washing machine and tumble drier along with a large Fridge Freezer and separate chest freezer. A back door opens in to the rear garden.

      First Floor: The two further bedrooms are off the landing at the top of the stairs which has a large window overlooking the Bay. The bedroom on the left is dual aspect with a large window with a window seat offering magnificent views, built in cupboards, a walk in dressing area with built in wardrobes and drawers along with a en suite shower room which also has a heated airing cupboard. The bedroom on the right is also dual aspect with panoramic views, has a built in wardrobe land and en suite bathroom with shower over the bath.


      The Studio/Annexe is a level below the house and benefits from separate access. This has been used by the current owner as an Artist studio but could easily be converted in living accommodation. It is a large bright space with sliding door out in to the garden. It is split over two levels with the upper level being a preparation area with shelving and sink, along with a shower room with WC and the lower level the actual studio.


      FRONT: - On the land belonging to the property at the front is a parking area with space for two cars along with a wooden bicycle shed. Steps descend from the parking area to the front door. A pathway on the right of the property leads round to the rear garden and annexe. On the left there are two storage areas, one contains the LPG gas bottles the other ideal for surf board storage. The pathway to the right offers private access to the Studio/Annexe and to the rear garden.

      BALCONY/TERRACE:- Accessed from both the kitchen dining room and the main reception room this a large entertaining terrace with a glass & steel balustrade and galvanised steel stairs down to the rear garden.

      REAR GARDEN: - The rear garden faces Coverack Bay and slopes down to the coastal cliffs and has been beautifully landscaped. A lit gravel pathway winds down the through terraces and various seating and entertaining areas to at the end of the garden, where through a small gate is a raised deck area which has truly magnificent views out across Coverack Bay, the beach, harbour and village. The planting throughout this small sheltered sub-tropical garden is spectacular with a mix of shrubs, roses, succulents, agapanthus and other plants. A joyous garden which has been opened for the National Garden Scheme for several years pre covid.

      Mains Water (metered), Drainage & Electricity

      LPG Central Heating (Bottled)

      Broadband: BT Fibre to the door

      Council Tax Band: E


      Strictly by prior appointment with Savills.

      Only those mentioned in these sale particulars are included in the sale plus all window furnishings and light fittings. All others are specifically excluded but maybe available by separate negotiation.


      Savills, their clients and any joint agents give notice that:

      1. They are not authorised to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property either here or elsewhere, either on their own behalf or on behalf of their client or otherwise. They assume no responsibility for any statement that may be made in these particulars. These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact.

      2. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, images and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents and Savills have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.

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    Water's Edge is a truly charming property offering great potential in various ways, magnificent position in one of the most beautiful villages on the Lizard Peninsula.

    George HillProperty agent

    Local information

    • The Lizard is renowned for its beauty and spectacular landscapes, with much of the area designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty including Coverack which is also a Special Site of Scientific Interest having a Moho beach. The countryside and coastline are famed for their varied animal and plant-life, geology and history, while the climate on the Lizard is often milder than the rest of the country. Once the haunt of smugglers and wreckers, Coverack is a beautiful example of a traditional Cornish fishing village, where the houses hug the curve of the bay. A thriving village, it has a well-regarded primary school, shop, church, pub, restaurants and cafes.
    • There are two beaches in the village, Mill Beach in the bay and Porthbeer Cove to the west, overlooked by Chynalls Point (an iron age fort), on the South West Coast Path which passes
    • through the village. Coverack is recognised as a water sports destination, with excellent facilities for windsurfing, diving and paddle boarding, as well as pleasure fishing. Sailing and mooring facilities are available on the Helford river and there is a challenging links golf course at Mullion.
    • Locally, the village of St Keverne provides a post office, two pubs, butchers, local shop, church and a nationally recognised ice-cream parlour at Roskilly's, where there is also a craft centre, restaurant, gallery and animal area. The market town of Helston has a wide range of shopping and schooling facilities, whilst the cathedral city of Truro, approximately 25 miles away, is the municipal centre of the county. Travel links to the area are good, with Coverack being served by wide roads and the A30 providing dual carriageway access through Cornwall from the M5 at Exeter. There are mainline railway stations at Redruth and Truro and Cornwall Airport (Newquay), is an hour away.

    Additional information

    • EDUCATION- There are good primary schools on the Lizard Peninsula in Manaccan, St Keverne & Garras. For secondary schooling Mullion or Helston and for further education in Helston is the Helston Community College or the Truro and West Penwith College in Penzance.
    • Directions: From Helston, follow the A3083. After passing Culdrose on your left, at the roundabout take the first exit for the B3293 to Coverack and St Keverne. After passing Goonhilly Downs and Zoar Garage, take the main turning down into Coverack shortly before St Keverne, past the signs for Roskilly's on the left continue until you reach Coverack. There is a large boulder at the top of the hill welcoming you to Coverack follow road down to the seafront and turn left, just past the small car park on the right. Follow the lane and Waters Edge is near the end located on the right. St Keverne 4 - Helford 9- Helston 12 - Porthleven 14 - Falmouth 19 - Truro 25 - St Ives 26- Cornwall Airport (Newquay) 40 (All distances are approximate and in miles)
    • EPC Rating: F
    • Tenure: Freehold
    • Council Tax Band: E