A fabulous and very rare opportunity to build a one off house on a most spectacular 4 acre site that overlooks the beautiful Falmouth Harbour. Enjoying a southerly facing position and views, the site extends down to the water below, with approximately 120 metres of river frontage. Planning permission has been granted for a new residence based on the foot print of the former market garden buildings that are within the site. The details of the planning permission is available on the Cornwall Council Online Planning Register under application reference number PA18/02759.
Flushing is a beautiful riverside village sitting on the opposite bank of Falmouth Harbour with its origins linked to the Dutch builders, who were heavily involved with Falmouth’s packet ship industry back in the 17th Century. The village offers many exceptional lifestyle opportunities for sailing and generally messing around in boats, as well as a beach and some lovely walks around Trefusis Headland towards Mylor Harbour and beyond. There are two excellent pubs The Seven Stars and the Royal Standard as well as the Waterside restaurant. The village also benefits from a lovely sandy beach which offers great views across the harbour and into the Carrick Roads.
A passenger ferry runs from the pier at Flushing to Falmouth making a very pleasant trip across the water. Falmouth was voted one of the top places to live in the UK in 2019 by the readers of the Sunday Times. It is the perfect location for so many people as it offers a wonderful array of lifestyle activities, combined with an excellent range of facilities that includes a large selection of superb shops, pubs, restaurants and beachside cafes.
There are a range of excellent family friendly, sandy beaches and each being great for swimming or paddle boarding alike. The area in general offers many opportunities for the water sports enthusiasts, as well as sailing, due to the many world class facilities that are on offer between Falmouth Bay and the nearby Helford River, which are all within very easy reach of Flushing.
The nearby South West Coast Path offers mile upon mile of spectacular walks and numerous places from which to enjoy the area's amazing vistas, as well as creating links between the beaches around Falmouth Bay. There are a range of marinas in Falmouth and also just around the headland at Mylor which offers exceptional boating facilities. Truro is also within easy reach for all shopping and business needs.
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|End terrace house||6.7%||£316,188||3.2||1.2|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£135,825 (6)||£226,168 (45)||£297,632 (106)||£529,672 (69)||£743,750 (16)|
|Flats||£199,914 (14)||£257,839 (42)||£377,806 (16)||£700,000 (2)||£387,500 (2)|
|All||£176,321 (21)||£239,623 (88)||£313,206 (126)||£535,311 (72)||£704,167 (18)|