Waters Edge, Long Mains, Pembroke

£300,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
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A unique and very special opportunity to purchase a home literally on the 'water's edge' where the bottom of your garden meets the Haven Estuary in beautiful Pembrokeshire. With a high tide you can step off your own jetty and kayak on the Haven Waterway up to the waters of Historic Pembroke Castle in about ten minutes or set sail to enjoy the open waters of the Haven Waterway.

The current owners of Waters Edge have continually marveled not only at the impressive views that extend out across 2 miles of estuary and a mile of countryside beyond, but at the utter peace, tranquility and spectacle of nature on their very doorstep.

The magnificent vistas looking out to Milford Sound across the Haven Waterway change seasonally from the calm glass-like water magnificently reflecting a full moon, to the atmospheric moody skies and choppy waters when winter brings higher winds and stormy conditions.

Along with the scenic splendor one can revel in a plethora of birdlife that are not only enjoyable to watch but wonderful to hear…. the spectacle of Cormorants and Gannets diving for fish, the elegance of the swans that come to be hand fed, and the evocative calls of the Curlews and Oyster Catchers are only a few of the species and sights to observe from the comfort of your lounge, from the garden or the barn. Truly magical!

LOCATION

Monkton is a small parish on the outskirts of Pembroke which was the former county town of Pembrokeshire and is situated on the South Pembrokeshire peninsular on the estuary of the River Cleddau.

Pembroke a mile distant - with historic Pembroke Castle a fifteen minute walk, and Pembroke Dock 1. 5 miles have a combined population of approx. 17,000 and as such is one of the major population centres of West Wales, with both communities providing all necessary amenities, a wide array of shops, restaurants and essential amenities, as well as primary and high schools.

Nearby places of interest include historic Pembroke Castle which was the birthplace of Henry VII - a wonderful day out for the family, Freshwater East with miles of pristine sandy beach and a wildlife habitat in the shelter of the dunes, and beautiful Bosherston Lilly Ponds. Manobier, Tenby and Saundersfoot each with beautiful beaches, busy harbours , a range of shops, good restaurants and Inns are vibrant coastal communities within a 15 to 30 minute drive. The well known Pembrokeshire Coastal Path winds it way up and down the headlands for 198 miles providing stunning views, dipping in and out of peaceful little coves and picturesque harbours

WATERS EDGE

The property was built in 2001 as a small coastal bungalow amongst similar, well spaced properties that benefitted from an amazing waterside location. Waters Edge later benefitted from an architect designed extension in 2007 that doubled its size creating a spacious, bright and sunny bi-level bungalow with large principal rooms and 4/5 bedrooms. The current owners have since updated the home with recent refurbishment of bath and shower rooms, new carpeting, a super log burner in the lounge, as well as a very useful 'party barn' where you can sit and enjoy the beauty of the surroundings in a sheltered, lit and heated outdoor environment.

Other features include ceiling spot lights solid oak floors, additional roof insulation, plenty of built in storage areas and an integral garage. Estuary views from the lounge, master bedroom and front facing bedroom all of which have patio doors to the garden. Underfloor heating to the lower area of the bungalow as well as new radiators throughout.

ACCOMMODATION

Briefly, the accommodation consists of a glazed entrance vestibule into a very spacious hall with solid oak flooring and ceiling spotlights, which provides internal access to the attached garage, a spacious and contemporary family bathroom, 2 upper level double bedrooms and a laundry facility.

Step down to a modern, open plan kitchen and good sized dining room with vaulted ceiling featuring exposed beams, where you are immediately captured by the vista of an expansive waterway becoming visible….

French doors open to a super-spacious, luxuriously carpeted lounge with an expanse of windows and patio doors that provide unobstructed, panoramic South Westerly views of the Haven Waterway looking across to Milford Sound. A Town & County Welburn 14 kw log burner on a slate hearth sits in the far corner radiating warmth throughout whilst providing a cosy ambience on cold Pembrokeshire nights.

Presently a music room and youngsters bedroom, two interconnecting rooms provide flexibility for use - perhaps bedrooms for two youngsters, or a bedroom with playroom alongside; or as an office/study/snug with fab estuary views and garden access via a sliding patio door.

The master bedroom has access to the terrace and garden through a fully glazed sliding door that provides stunning water, distant countryside and garden views.

Walk through to a fitted dressing room, and enjoy a luxurious brand new, en-suite shower room with super-size shower enclosure and oak vanity unit with contemporary hand basin and surface mounted faucet.

The Worcester oil boiler is housed in the airing cupboard.

OUTBUILDINGS

The Party Barn

No matter what you call it this wonderful sheltered outdoor space constructed by the current vendors is a place to enjoy the wonders of the riverside location in comfort! Timber construction with box section steel roof benefitting from and anti-condensation layer and removable perspex window sections, the barn is fitted with shelves, a rustic bar, electric supply and a stainless steel chimney which for connection to a wood burner. A place to dine, party or simply sit and enjoy the views and natural wonders of such a magical location.

Wood Store & Garden Shed

THE GROUNDS

A gated, interlock driveway provides access to the front of the property where there is ample parking and garage access. Attractive landscaped front area with mature shrubs and hedges. The fenced rear garden is mostly set to lawn with mature shrubs, fruit trees and is easily maintained.

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Frank B. Mason & Co - Pembroke

46-48 MAIN STREET, PEMBROKE, DYFED

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