100 yards from the beach and 300 yards from the centre of Downderry, a large, detached modern house with spectacular panoramic sea views over the bay from Rame Head to Polperro and beyond. South-facing, with full-height windows/doors to ensure the ever-changing seascape is rarely out of sight, the interior is light and spacious with a welcoming holiday atmosphere. To the front, width-of-house sea-facing decked terrace (table/chairs, gas barbecue) for sunset drinks and alfresco suppers. Below, down 7 steep steps (no handrail), a pretty Mediterranean-style garden with colourful pots and sheltered terrace (table/chairs) for morning coffee.
From street-level parking area, 24 steps (no handrail) up to front door to hall. Stylish open-plan living/dining/kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, tumble drier, convection microwave, American-style fridge-freezer, gas cooker) with breakfast bar, dining table, leather sofas, gas fire and TV/DVD/Blu-ray, all arranged to make the most of views through glazed sliding doors. Along the hall, a double bedroom (5' bed) with en suite shower-room (suite, second door to hall) and walk-in wardrobe. Stairs (stairgate, no handrail, 5' ceiling above part) up to three more smart bedrooms, all with sea view - a double (6'4" bed, TV) with walk-in wardrobe and en suite shower-room (suite with double shower), a further double (5' bed), and a twin. Shower-room (suite). A beautiful seaside home with unrivalled views along the stunning Cornish coast.
Downderry: seaside village (pub, good restaurant, PO/shop, churches) on a hillside 4 miles from Looe. Beach of rocks, sandy patches. At its end is Seaton. Monkey sanctuary, 2 miles; golf, 4; Plymouth (via car ferry), 9, or via bridge, 14. Buses to Plymouth and Looe.
Over two floors. Four bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king-size double with en-suite shower room. 2 x king-size double, one with walk in wardrobe and en-suite shower room. 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Sitting room with gas fire, dining area and glazed doors to decking. Kitchen with breakfast bar.
DOWNDERRY Looe 6 miles; Liskeard 10 miles; Polperro 11 miles; Plymouth 18 miles. Downderry is a small quiet coastal village situated in south east Cornwall. Downderry has a sheltered beach, Post Office and shop, deli, and a cliff top pub and an excellent restaurant, serving quality local food. At low tide it is possible to walk along the beach from Downderry to Seaton, where you will find a family friendly south facing beach and the nearby Seaton Valley Countryside Park and Nature reserve is home to wildlife, including otters and kingfishers and also offers great cycling and walking opportunities. The picturesque working harbours at Looe and Polperro are within an easy driving distance away, and the wonderful stretches of the South West Coast Path in this part of Cornwall take you to rocky coves, dramatic headlands and tales of shipwrecks and smugglers. Further afield is Plymouth, where you will find plenty to see and do, including a marine aquarium, a theatre, large shopping centres and the historic Barbican waterside area.