Fabulous southerly facing manor house in the heart of Marazion, with views to the iconic St Michaels Mount and set in attractive gardens. The property offers exceptional accommodation, including 7 bedrooms and a range of beautiful reception rooms, all with a wealth of historical features and charm, as well as ample parking and an indoor heated swimming pool.
The Old Manor House is arguably the finest residence in Marazion with all the highly desirable features one could wish for - views, privacy and accommodation. The approach through Marazion sets the scene and on entering the grounds, the pathway leads to the side of the expansive lawn and opens to reveal the property in all its glory. The terrace is ideal for long lazy lunches and the whole garden with its southerly facing aspect, radiates peace and calm.
The impressive entrance hallway invites you in and leads through to a central corridor. To one side is the dining room and then onto the games room with its characterful bay window. The opposite end of the corridor leads to a charming kitchen complete with an aga; to the rear there is a scullery and also a large laundry room and store. At the heart of the house is a bespoke staircase leading to the first floor. The snug immediately grabs attention with its view towards St Michaels Mount but one’s eyes are soon drawn to the fabulous sitting room, with its opulent panelling and beautiful plasterwork ceiling. A doorway leads out to a conservatory with views over the grounds to the sea. The library is a wonderful room to relax in and there is another unusual feature of the original vault, previously used by the local estate. There are two bedrooms set out on this floor, perfect for guests or for multi-generational use.
The top floor benefits from the very best views with the master suite taking pride of place. This impressive room features a very high vaulted ceiling but also a bay window with absolutely stunning views across the bay to St Michaels Mount. There are four additional bedrooms and ample bathrooms to suit even the most demanding of guests.
The property also benefits from a double garage, perfect for a classic car and there is also ample off road parking within the grounds.
Marazion is a charming Cornish village with a wonderful range of interesting shops, cafes and art galleries and also provides access across the causeway to the iconic St Michaels Mount. The village is blessed with fine sandy beaches, making it an ideal location for long relaxing days on the beach. Mounts Bay has so many stunning places to visit; with Porthleven offering an array of fine eateries including Kota and Amelies. Rinsey Head is a dramatic walk and Prussia Cove is a true hidden gem. Penzance has a host of fine houses and interesting shops and leads on to Newlyn, famous for the school of art, and through to the beautiful Mousehole. Beyond this is Lamorna Cove and then to Lands End. Sennen is a favourite for keen surfers and then of course St Ives with its stunning beaches, history and interesting shops and bars.
St Michaels Mount: 0.1 Miles • Prussia Cove: 3.5 Miles • Penzance: 3.5 Miles • Rinsey Head: 6.9 Miles • Mousehole: 7.1 Miles Porthleven: 8.5 Miles St Ives: 8.3 Miles • Lamorna Cove: 10 Miles • Sennen Cove: 13 Miles • Truro: 26 Miles • Newquay Airport: 40 Miles
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£84,950 (1)||£302,450 (2)||£312,000 (5)||£250,000 (1)||-|
|Flats||£187,500 (1)||£275,000 (1)||-||-||-|
|All||£136,225 (2)||£293,300 (3)||£312,000 (5)||£250,000 (1)||-|