In Falmouth, just 600 yards from the town centre and harbourside and less than a mile from beaches, an elegant, Grade II listed, three-storey end-of-terrace Regency townhouse. With charming period features, it is full of character and comfort. To the front, enclosed walled garden with lawn, shrub borders, small shallow pond (safety grid) and original hothouse, once full of plants and now a useful space for your wetsuits/surfboards/sailing gear. At the side and back, a secluded enclosed courtyard (bench, table/chairs).
Hall with wood floor (rugs). Light, spacious living room with TV/DVD, iPod dock, ornamental fireplaces and doors to dining room. Stylish hand-built kitchen/breakfast room (dishwasher, American-style fridge-freezer, range-style electric oven/gas hob) with large walk-in larder and door to the courtyard. Scullery/utility room (washing machine, tumble drier, microwave, wine cooler), handy for walking gear/sandy dogs. Bathroom (suite with separate shower). Stairs up to three bedrooms - a large airy double (5' bed) with sea glimpses across rooftops from bay windows, another double (TV), and a single (cabin bed); bathroom (suite with separate shower). Steep stairs (wide-spaced banister spindles) up again to a further double bedroom (5' bed) under the eaves (partially sloping ceiling) with dormer extension with fabulous 180 degree views over Falmouth and out to sea and en suite shower-room (suite). Ideally situated for the vibrant town amenities and lovely sandy beaches.
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.
Three storeys. Three bedrooms: 1 x second floor king size double with en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 2 x first floor double (one king size), 1x first floor single with cabin bed. Bathroom with bath, shower, WC, basin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower, WC, basin. Hall. Sitting room. Dining room. Kitchen with breakfast table and walk-in larder. Scullery/utility room.
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 site of special scientific interest 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.
This property offers the following short breaks: