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Detached house for sale

£825,000 Guide price

The Saltings, Lelant, Cornwall TR26

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Property features

  • * superb detached house
  • * estuary views
  • * large gardens of around half an acre
  • * character features
  • * viewing essential

Property description

A super, atmospheric detached property built circa 1930's and inspired by the 'Arts and Crafts' movement and the architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Offering characterful and spacious 3 bedroom accommodation internally, this unique home sits within well tended grounds of around half an acre which includes large garage, ample parking, formal lawn area and secluded sunken garden to the rear. The locality of the property, opposite the estuary, means that you afford superb views. Potentially, subject to planning, there could be some scope for further development. Viewing comes highly recommended by the agents

Porch / Sunroom

To the front with glazing, views over the estuary and the lawned front garden

Entrance Hallway

Large oak door, oak flooring, stairs rising to the first floor, UPVC double glazed door opening out to the rear, cupboard under stairs, steps down to

Sitting Room (20' 0'' x 16' 9'' (6.1m x 5.1m))

Dual aspect window to front and the rear overlooking the gardens, original but refurbished wood parquet flooring, ample power points, fireplace with gas fire inset, radiators

Dining Room (13' 9'' x 13' 5'' (4.2m x 4.1m))

Dual aspect double glazed windows to the front and side overlooking the gardens and the estuary, attractive 'arts and crafts' style fireplace, power points

Kitchen / Breakfast Room (19' 8'' x 10' 6'' (6.0m x 3.2m))

Hand made 'Mackintosh' style kitchen having an extensive range of eye and base level units with granite worktop surfaces over, integrated dishwasher and pull out integrated larder fridge, 4 ring neff induction hob with electric oven under and hand made 'Mackintosh' style colours glass splashback. Stainless steel sink unit with swan necked monobloc taps. Oil fired aga, with 2 hot plates, oven and warming over with boiler encased within the aga casing. Fitted hand made kitchen table with fitted corner seating, ample power points and white brick effect tiled splashbacks. Window to the rear, oak flooring

Utility Room (11' 10'' x 7' 10'' (3.6m x 2.4m))

Excellent range of eye and base level units with worktop surfaces, stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer taps over, 2 windows to the rear, oak appearance flooring, space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer, space for fridge and freezer, radiator


Close coupled WC, wall mounted wash hand basin, fully tiled, oak flooring

First Floor Landing

Access to loft space, radiator, built in cupboards

Wet Room

Fully tiled, heated towel rail, Mira electric shower, extractor fan, window to the rear


Window to the side, wall mounted wash hand basin, close coupled WC

Bathroom (7' 7'' x 7' 3'' (2.3m x 2.2m))

Window to the side, panelled bath, original low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls

Bedroom Two (15' 9'' x 13' 9'' (4.8m x 4.2m))

Dual aspect double glazed windows affording tremendous views over the front gardens to the estuary beyond and over to Hayle, pedestal sink unit, radiator, power points, TV point

Bedroom Three (12' 2'' x 8' 2'' (3.7m x 2.5m))

Window to the front offering fine Estuary views, built in wardrobes housing hanging space, shelving and storage, power points, radiator

Master Bedroom (18' 4'' x 12' 6'' (5.6m x 3.8m))

Super room having dual aspect double glazed windows to the front overlooking the front gardens and the Lelant Estuary. Power points, TV point, 2 radiators, built in wardrobe housing hanging space and shelving, door to


Tiled floor with 'Mackintosh' inspired tiled walls, window to the rear, large walk in shower cubicle with Mire sports electric shower inset, close coupled WC, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin, extractor fan, tiled flooring


The gardens and grounds of this property are a real delight.
The property is approached via a iron gate onto a gravelled driveway which could hold parking comfortably for numerous vehicles including boat and caravan

The front garden is mainly laid to lawn, good enough to play croquet on. Bordered by some mature hedges and trees. Steps up lead to a front patio area with slate slabs, from this area there are some lovely views over the estuary.

There is a large garage / workshop measuring approx. 6.5m x 4.0m ( 21'4 x 13'1 ) with electric and power connected.

To the rear there is a sun terrace above the sheltered sunken garden with a multitude of mature trees and shrubs, large garden pond, summer house and further workshop that could be converted in one full summer house or workshop. Steps from this garden area lead up to a terrace.


Metered water, mains electric, oil fired central heating system, bottled gas fire in the sitting room.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £342,782 Sales 198 Current average value £369,664 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £18,074 ▲ 5.14%

Property value data/graphs for TR26

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £481,090 £349 3.6 £443,724
Semi-detached £325,126 £355 3.0 £306,539
Terraced £339,987 £403 3.0 £338,811
Flats £298,707 £465 1.8 £262,434

Current asking prices in TR26

Average: £447,615
Avg. current asking prices in TR26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £191,633
Flats £210,844
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All £207,962

Current asking rents in TR26

Average: £886 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TR26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £793 pcm
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Flats - £856 pcm
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All - £843 pcm
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Fun facts for TR26

Highest value in TR26
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Trelyon Avenue £925,795
Beach Road £866,315
Venton Road £839,985
Church Lane £698,114
Higher Trewidden Road £657,810
Highest turnover in TR26
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Hecla Drive 69.2%
Sandows Lane 54.5%
Trencrom Lane 54.2%
Hellesvean Close 53.8%
Riverside 43.8%

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Nearby transport

  • Lelant Saltings (0.1 miles)
  • Lelant (0.3 miles)
  • St Erth (0.7 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (97.2 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (124.5 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (145.2 miles)
  • Penzance Ferry Terminal (5.8 miles)
  • Helford Village Ferry Landing (14.8 miles)
  • Helford Passage Ferry Landing (14.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Penpol School (1.0 mile)
  • St Erth Community Primary School (1.1 miles)
  • St Uny CofE School (1.2 miles)
  • Callywith College (37.6 miles)
  • EF Academy Torbay (86.7 miles)
  • Exeter Mathematics School (92.3 miles)
  • St Piran's School (Gb) Ltd (0.7 miles)
  • Hayle Community School (1.4 miles)
  • St Ives School (2.3 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,389 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 82,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,969 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £7/mo (£82/yr)
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Gas £44 Electricity £51 Estimated energy cost £95/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: 16200 kWh/year
Electricity: 3700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £281 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

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


Supply £15 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £37 /mo
Water costs explained

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Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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