189.89 sq m
Excess of £1,250,000(36.928.760.279 ₫)

EsplanadeFowey, Cornwall, PL23 1HZ

    Key features

    • First sale in over 80 years
    • Fabulous 180 degree water views
    • Parking & double garage
    • Potential to convert into 2 apartments (STPP)
    • Spacious accommodation over five floors
    • Two sitting rooms
    • Potential home office
    • Landscaped gardens & summer house

    A superb town house commanding uninterrupted views of the estuary and out to sea, offering great versatility along with a double garage, three parking spaces and beautifully terraced gardens

    About this property

    • On the market for the first time in over 80 years, this beautiful Victorian town house is situated in an enviable location with fabulous views overlooking the pretty gardens of Fowey Hotel out to the harbour and the mouth of the river beyond, a perfect place to watch the activity on the river, whether local sailing craft racing or the movements of the larger ships exporting China Clay across the world.

      The property is approached from both the Esplanade to the front of the house and also from Daglands Road to the rear. The spacious accommodation is arranged over five floors, all with superb water views. The property has been extremely well maintained by the current owner and has the potential to reconfigure the layout to create two apartments, subject to all necessary consents.

      On the lower ground floor, there is a double bedroom with an en suite shower room and views to the water. Stairs lead up to the ground floor where there is a fabulous sitting room with Baxi fire and further dining area, this room is a delight with enchanting water views and a number of period features. A recently upgraded and extended kitchen offers a stylish entertaining space with a number of integrated appliances and under floor heating. A door leads outside with steps up to a workshop and log store with shared access to Daglands Road.

      There are three further spacious bedrooms, one of which is currently being used as a study and two bathrooms/shower rooms on the upper floors. An external door at the rear of the house opens to a decked terrace area, ideal for catching the evening sun.

      On the top floor of the property is a second beautiful sitting room with kitchenette and French doors opening to a balcony with panoramic views of the harbour and out to sea.


      Outside, the rear of the property boasts an attractive decked terrace, with landscaped tiered gardens and summer house across the road, affording stunning water views and good privacy. There is the added benefit of a double garage, with a potential home office above, currently used as storage, as well as parking for three further vehicles; a unique aspect of a property with such a central location.

      To the front of the property, accessed directly from the Esplanade, there is a pretty paved terrace with views over gardens to the river.

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    One of the best located townhouses in Fowey, providing versatile accommodation with rare and unique features such as parking, garaging and stunning terraced gardens.

    Ben DaviesProperty agent

    Local information

    • Fowey is situated at the mouth of the River Fowey in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Set in the middle of the south Cornish coastline between Mevagissey and Looe, Fowey plays host to a number of major cultural and maritime events including the Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature and the Fowey Royal Regatta.
    • Whilst Fowey remains a working, deep water port, it is also the perfect cruising base from which to explore the beautiful harbours and creeks of the West Country and is one of the sailing destinations along the south coast. Throughout the summer the harbour teems with boating activity, from competitive racing of the local Troy class, cruising yachts and dinghies, to large gaff-rigged wooden yachts and visiting cruise liners.
    • The town is rich in amenities with all manner of shops, bank, boutiques, bars, delicatessens and restaurants. It also has a doctors and dental surgery, as well as a library, primary and secondary schools.

    Additional information

    • Further amenities are available at St Austell and Bodmin, whilst Truro City is the administrative centre of the county. The motorway road network as far as Exeter and then either the A30 (via Bodmin) or A38 (via Plymouth) makes Fowey very accessible. There is a regular rail service from Par/Lostwithiel to London Paddington, whilst Cornwall Airport (Newquay) also provides four daily flights to London Heathrow, as well as routes to many other UK and European destinations.
    • Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage. Gas central heating.
    • Tenure: Freehold
    • Directions: Polruan – 0.5 (via foot ferry); Par (mainline station) – 3.5; Eden Project - 6; Lostwithiel - 7; Cornwall Airport (Newquay) – 23; Truro – 23 (all distances are approximate and in miles)
    • EPC Rating = C