2 miles from the centre of Falmouth and ½ mile from the sandy beach at Swanpool, a terraced three-storey family house with enclosed suntrap courtyard and choice of other seating areas. A few yards across the parking area, accessed via the garage (washing machine, tumble drier, fridge-freezer, loo), an enclosed garden with covered seating area (table/chairs, barbecue) and lawn for games. An uneven track (150 yards) leads from the road to the parking area.
Door into kitchen/breakfast room (microwave, fridge-freezer, 5-ring gas cooker) with table/chairs for 4. Open-plan living/dining room with TV/DVD/PVR and glazed doors to the courtyard. Porch for boots/coats. Loo. Stairs up to two double bedrooms on the first floor; shower-room (suite, low door lintel). Further steep stairs up to a good-sized twin bedroom under the eaves (low ceiling/beams in places) with en suite shower-room (suite). A great base for exploring beaches and the Coast Path.
Falmouth: large town, port and resort, beside one of the world's most beautiful natural harbours, Carrick Roads - the heart of wooded-creek Cornwall. Brilliant place for sailing/boating, beaches, sightseeing or garden-visiting (Glendurgan, Trebah). Sheltered sandy and rock pool beaches, yachts/boats (ferries, creek cruises), Nat. Maritime Museum, small shops, galleries, restaurants. Golf, tennis. Port Navas, 5 miles.
Over three floors. Three bedrooms: 2 x first floor double bedrooms on the first floor. 1 x second floor twin under the eaves (low ceiling/beams in places) with en suite shower-room. Sitting room with dining area and glazed doors to the courtyard. Kitchen/breakfast room with table/chairs for 4. Ground floor WC and basin. First floor shower-room with shower, basin and WC.
FALMOUTH Mabe 3 miles; Penryn 2 miles; Truro 11 miles. Falmouth, with its magnificent natural harbour (the third largest in the world), winding streets and beaches, will keep you occupied for hours. The town's old harbour-side pubs, excellent shopping, art gallery and stunning National Maritime Museum simply complete the picture. Pendennis Castle, built by Henry VIII, is Falmouth's most popular attraction, sited on its own peninsula with superb panoramic sea views. Across from Falmouth harbour is the beautiful town of St Mawes, surrounded by the rocky coves, sandy beaches and lush green countryside of the Roseland Peninsula. Go there by car (15 miles) or take the passenger ferry from Falmouth (15 minutes). For nature lovers there is the Swanpool Nature Reserve, a lagoon and SSSI teeming with a variety of wildlife. Falmouth offers such a rich variety of landscape and attractions for people of all ages, it is sure to tempt you back time and again.