The Barns are situated just a short distance from the main A394 Helston - Penryn road with the village of Mabe within 1 mile. The tremough Campus is nearby with the centre of Penryn 1.5 miles, Falmouth is only 3 miles away with the towns of Redruth 6 miles and Camborne 8 miles. The city of Truro is 9 miles.
Mabe provides a shop and a public house with infant/junior schooling whilst the ancient borough of penryn affords numerous other facilities such as doctors, dentists, vets, restaurants and access to a large superstore and the tidal river Fal.
Falmouth provides good shopping and sailing, together with the commercial dockyards. Truro offers public schools, excellent shops and is the administrative centre of the county.
The renowned sailing waters of Helford are within five miles, made famous by Daphne Du Maurier.
The barns are chiefly of stone construction under slate or fibre cement roofs, with the large detached two storey barn (Lot 1) taking pride of place. In summary the lots comprise the following.
Lot 1 is detached tow storey barn with planing permission to convert to a dwelling with 5 bedrooms(two en suite), kitchen diner and separate lounge. The grounds extend to approximately 1.458 hectares(3.6 acres) in two enclosures. There is an adjacent timber shed (18 x9 m approx). This lot is indicated by Barn B on the planning permission. (The existing electricity supply is being retained by the vendor).
Lot 2 is a single storey stone barn with planning permission to convert into two separate two bedroom dwellings(comprising Barns A & E in the planning permission). In total this lot is sold with a paddock of approximately 0.890 hectares (2.20 acres).
Lot 3 is a cart shed with permission to convert to a single bedroom dwelling with grounds of approximately 0.200 hectares(0.50 acres).
Lot 4 SOLD
Whilst barn conversions can be demanding in both time and money they do offer a unique home for a discerning buyer. This complex of barns offers the full range of house sizes from the smaller one bedroom barn to the large five bedroom family dwelling.