A beautiful five bedroom farmhouse set in approx. 1.5 acres encompassing, formal gardens and paddock. The property is quiet location between Falmouth and Helston hence a highly convenient location for the counties most popular sailing waters.
This is a fabulous detached five bedroom farmhouse enjoys three reception rooms and double garage that sits in approximately 1.5 acres of grounds consisting of formal gardens and a paddock. The property is presented to a very high standard throughout and set within a tranquil setting providing a lovely quiet position but in a very convenient location for the harbour town of Falmouth and market town of Helston. The formal entrance porch leads to the spacious living room which previous would have been two separate rooms in years gone by. There is a central feature oak staircase with glass balustrade which makes a sensational focal point of this light and airy room. The room flows very well around the staircase and is full of character and charm with high beamed ceilings, rendered stone walls and granite fireplace with inset wood burning stove which is a desirable character feature one would expect in such a property of this age.
The kitchen/dining room is a very sizeable room spanning the depth of the property and is usually awash with light from the south facing windows which look over the gardens. The kitchen has been recently refitted with copious storage cupboards with numerous deep, soft closing drawers, stone worktops, a range cooker and a wonderful timber breakfast bar. Further accommodation on the ground floor is a delightful conservatory with French doors that open out onto the garden. There is an additional reception room which is a perfect snug or office. Completing the ground floor is the day to day convenient side entrance porch which is the perfect boot room and space to enter the property. At the back of this entrance porch as well equipped utility room.
Stairs rising to the first floor from the living room lead to 3 bedrooms and family bathroom and a second staircase with well crafted spindles from the kitchen dining room lead to remaining two bedrooms which is in the newer part of the property. The master bedroom is of particular note as this dual aspect room is bright and airy, has superb rural views and has the benefit of built-in wardrobes and en-suite shower room facilities.
Externally to the property is a generous detached double garage with ample parking for multiple vehicles on the driveway near the garage with easy access to the side entrance porch. The south facing garden is bathed in light the majority of the day and is easily maintained as it is generally level with a range of specimen trees and shrubs. There is a paddock of approximately 1.5 acres just beyond the formal gardens which is well fenced and could be used for a small pony or equally a fabulous place for children's play. In all this is a very desirable property presented to a high standard in a great location on a sizeable plot of land.
The property is situated in an easily accessible part of Cornwall between Falmouth and Helston. The farmhouse is nearby to the Helford Estuary which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the gardens of Trebah and Glendurgan and with numerous scenic creek side and coastal walks within easy reach. The town of Falmouth is approximately 10 minutes drive and consistently one of the most popular towns in Cornwall. It is steeped in maritime history and has, reputedly, the third largest natural harbour in the world which handles commercial shipping and recreational sailing alike. The town has a wonderful range of quality restaurants, public houses, shops and supermarkets.
The old market town of Helston also offers a wide range of shops and supermarkets and is known as the 'gateway' to the Lizard Peninsula and the most southern tip of mainland Britain. Besides the scenery and landscape, the farm is in an exceptionally convenient location, with great walking and biking trails literally on the doorstep. The Cathedral City of Truro with its private schooling and regarded shopping centre is some 11 miles away, while Newquay airport (approx. 30 miles) operates regular flights to London.
The following services are available Mains electricity, mains water supply, private drainage, oil central heating and telephone connection although we have not verified this. Council Tax Band C.
Carnkie Village - 0.5 miles Falmouth - 7 miles Helston - 7 miles Helford Passage 7.5 miles Truro 11.5 miles Newquay Airport - 30 miles (All distances are approx.)
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