Wyllin Cot, Glen Wyllin, Kirk Michael, IM6 1AW, Isle of Man
Wyllin Cot Cottage:
On the edge of the Cooildarry Nature Reserve yet only minutes to the beach, shops, T T course and public transport.
This fully renovated semi detached 2 bedroom cottage has a large flat garden with mature trees, stream and summerhouse.
Viewing is essential to appreciate the natural beauty of the garden and uniqueness of the cottage
Originally built Manx Stone cottage Circa 1740
Full Restoration Project Undertaken by Trades people and Supervised by the Present Owners
New Roof and fully insulated with Kingspan
Floors Excavated, Tanked, Membrane, New Floating Concrete Floor, Kingspan Insulation and solid maple flooring
Rooms stripped back to stonework and replastered using Sovereign render light
Tanked and rendered interior walls
Completely Rewired and Certified by Trades people
Alpha Gas Combination Boiler, New plumbing
Parking Space for a small Car
Stunning Victorian Garden
SITUATION From Ballaugh head West on the A3 towards Kirk Michael. Once into Kirk Michael continue past the shop on your left, past the Mitre Public house and primary school on your left and take the turning on the right signposted Peel and Glen Wyllin (A4), follow this road down 200 yards over the bridge and turn left down a tarmacked lane where the property will be found second on the right.
ENTRANCE Through stable door opening into:
HALLWAY Beautiful original staircase, stripped back. Exposed stonework. Space for coats etc. Inside light. Maple flooring flowing throughout the ground floor
OPEN PLAN LIVING – KITCHEN AREA (approx. 14’9 x 13’2) Fabulous open space with two period sash windows with built in shutters and coloured glass. Exposed beams. Original dresser, renovated but kept to original design. Log burning stove set on a granite hearth. Cast iron period style radiators. Small window to the rear. Under stairs storage cupboard. FREE STANDING KITCHEN AREA Free standing kitchen area with original dresser, cupboard with concealed Smeg oven/microwave etc. White pot Trough sink on drawers. Smeg retro fridge. Useful Under stairs storage Half glazed door opening into:
UTILITY ROOM Villeroy and Bosch W.C. with hidden cistern. Alpha gas fired combination boiler. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Boot sink with original French brass taps. Maple flooring. Period radiator. Velux window providing plenty of natural light. Half glazed door opening into a small yard (room for one!) with attractive pot plants.
DOG LEG STAIR CASE TO FIRST FLOOR Stripped back dog leg stairs and original woodwork with exposed Manx stone wall. Attractive period bannisters.
LANDING Period window to the rear. Attractive exposed stonework and points showing where the original purlin beams would have been for the thatched roof. Original woodwork. Storage cupboard. Split period door with original hinges and lock opening into:
BEDROOM 1 (approx. 15’0 x 11’3) Stunning bedroom with two windows to the front and window to the rear. With original split door. Velux roof light flooding the room with natural light. Exposed Beams and painted floor. Fabulous Tubby bath with hand held shower and mixer tap. French washstand.
BEDROOM 2 (approx. 8’10 x 5’6) Delightful single room or dressing room with window to the front. Built in blind. Painted floorboards. Period Radiator.
OUTSIDE There is a useful loading /bin store area-could be suitable to park one small car or motorbikes
GARDEN Situated across the lane from the house and originally set up by 2 entrepreneurs in the late 1800’s, when the railway ran into Glen Wyllin, as a Victorian garden with a tea room. Rare plants were brought into the garden to thrive into this area which is now owned by the cottage. Steam alongside the garden which has trout. Lovely flat, dry garden with a garden room and foundations of a Victorian Greenhouse.Beach Nearby