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6 bed detached house for sale


Maenporth Road, Maenporth, Falmouth TR11

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Property features

  • Gorgeous Country Setting on Edge of Town
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • Large Country Kitchen
  • Entensive Enclosed Gardens
  • Double Garage
  • Driveway Parking for 6/7 Cars
  • Tremendous Character

Property description

Pennance Cottage is a beautiful family home, full of character and charm, located on the edge of rolling fields close to both Maenporth and Swanpool Beaches on the fringe of Falmouth. The accommodation has been carefully extended by our vendors to provide flexible and spacious accommodation including 4 large reception rooms, the quintessential country kitchen complete with 4- oven Aga and 6 bedrooms. A large garage and extensive gardens complete this fabulous family home.

Entrance Hallway
A delightful entrance hallway comprising stairs to first floor and doors to;

Sitting Room - 17' 4'' x 15' 7'' (5.29m x 4.76m)
Beautifully appointed formal sitting room with picture perfect open fireplace, double doors to front garden, sash window to side elevation, picture rail and built in cupboards and shelving.

Dining Room - 13' 11'' x 12' 8'' (4.24m x 3.86m)
Sash window with shutters, picture rail and fireplace (Currently out of use). Extensive built in shelving and door to Kitchen/Breakfast Room

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 18' 10'' x 14' 10'' (5.74m x 4.52m)
A true country kitchen with 4-oven 30amp Aga, built in electric oven, hob, under counter fridge and dishwasher. Pantry cupboard, boiler cupboard, airing cupboard and glorious built in Cornish dresser. Doors to front garden and sash window to side elevation.

Utility room
A range of units with Belfast sink and space for washing machine, tumble dryer, larder fridge and freezers. Door to front garden via side passageway.

Rear Entrance Hall
Currently utilised as the primary entrance to the property with sky lights and access to utility and main hallway.

Double shower cubicle, wash hand basin and W/C. Chrome towel rail and electric under floor heating.

Snug - 13' 6'' x 12' 10'' (4.11m x 3.91m)
Lovely 2nd sitting room with sash windows to both side elevations, one with shutters, open fireplace (Currently Capped) and picture rail. Door to;

Games Room - 24' 1'' x 12' 0'' (7.34m x 3.66m)
A fabulous versatile room currently housing a pool table. Large UPVC sliding doors open out onto the driveway providing independent access. There is also a door and windows to the side elevations.

Master Bedroom - 18' 11'' x 14' 8'' (5.77m x 4.47m)
Large double bedroom with sash window to front elevation. Wash hand basin and door to bedroom 5 which is currently being used as a cupboard. Scope to create en-suite if required.

Bedroom 5 - 12' 3'' x 9' 8'' (3.73m x 2.95m)
Original fireplace, picture rail and sash window to front elevation. Door to master bedroom currently utilised as cupboard.

Bedroom 2 - 17' 4'' x 15' 6'' (5.28m x 4.72m)
Another large double with feature fireplace, wash hand basin and sash window to front elevation.


Rear aspect glazed window and W/C.

Comprising of bath, W/C, wash hand basin and double shower cubicle. Window to side elevation and chrome towel rail.

Bedroom 4 - 13' 3'' x 9' 11'' (4.04m x 3.02m)
Double room dual aspect UPVC Sash windows to side and rear elevations. Built in cupboard.

Bedroom 3 - 14' 10'' x 14' 9'' (4.52m x 4.50m)
Double room with dual aspect UPVC Sash windows to side and rear elevations.

Bedroom 6 - 7' 1'' x 5' 9'' (2.16m x 1.75m)
Small single room which would make a perfect home office. Large built in cupboard and window to side elevation.

Garage & Driveway
Large double garage of unique shape with 2 external garage doors and one pedestrian door to the garden. Adequate storage space with power and lights connected. There is also driveway parking for up to 4/5 cars within the gates and roadside parking for 2 vehicles on a brick paved bay.

The real jewel in the crown of Pennance Cottage. The extensive and well stocked mature gardens are located at the front and rear of the property. At the front, which is south facing, there are lawned terraces leading down into a section of woodland. There are also fabulous views of rolling countryside from the patio at the head of the front garden, perfect for alfresco dining. At the rear, adjacent to the driveway are gently sloping lawns scattered with fruit trees. There are also 2 greenhouses and a pond.

The property is heated by an oil-fired boiler which also provides hot water. Mains water and private drainage. The septic tank has been renewed in recent years by our vendors.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Pennance

Pennance View original

Market activity
Average price paid £335,496 Sales 456 Current average value £336,863 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £19,034 ▲ 5.99%

Property value data/graphs for TR11

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £477,309 £338 3.6 £460,576
Semi-detached £280,421 £288 3.1 £276,685
Terraced £280,382 £291 3.2 £290,744
Flats £270,324 £361 2.1 £248,066

Current asking prices in TR11

Average: £376,365
Avg. current asking prices in TR11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £155,975
Flats £208,700
All £196,983

Current asking rents in TR11

Average: £799 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TR11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £761 pcm
£906 pcm
£1,499 pcm
Flats £668 pcm
£793 pcm
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All £668 pcm
£784 pcm
£906 pcm
£1,499 pcm

Fun facts for TR11

Highest value in TR11
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Helford Passage Hill £1,395,919
Restronguet £999,452
Old Church Road £934,398
Church Road £881,213
Port Navas £851,736
Highest turnover in TR11
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Lemon Hill Gardens 78.6%
Berkeley Hill 73.7%
Bank Place 68.8%
Penvale Court 60.0%
Prince of Wales Pier 60.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Penmere (1.1 miles)
  • Falmouth Town (1.6 miles)
  • Falmouth Docks (2.0 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (84.8 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (116.1 miles)
  • The Blaye Airport (131.7 miles)
  • Custom House Quay (1.8 miles)
  • Falmouth Prince of Wales Pier Ferry Landing (1.8 miles)
  • Falmouth Ntl Maritime Museum Ferry Landing (1.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Francis CofE Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Falmouth (1.0 mile)
  • Marlborough School (1.0 mile)
  • Truro and Penwith College (8.8 miles)
  • Cornwall College (20.0 miles)
  • UTC Plymouth (43.9 miles)
  • Falmouth School (1.5 miles)
  • Penryn College (2.3 miles)
  • Nine Maidens Alternative Provision Academy (7.9 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,934 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 67,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,411 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £500,000 Contents value up to £40,000 Average insurance cost £30/mo (£356/yr)
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Gas £70 Electricity £83 Estimated energy cost £153/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 24900 kWh/year
Electricity: 6800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £244 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

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Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.


Supply £37 Sewerage £59 Estimated water cost £96 /mo
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Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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