6 bed Detached house (for sale) Mousehole Lane, Mousehole, Penzance TR19

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7 Green Market, Penzance
01736 339127
First Published

22nd Sep 2021

Last Published

1st Dec 2021



  • Type: Detached house
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


Lynwood House offers a truly unique opportunity to obtain a historic individual residence successfully retaining many original features of the period in a very private and secluded location yet just yards from the centre of this very popular fishing village. The internal accommodation is spacious and well-proportioned featuring a most impressive entrance porch with columns leading in turn to the entrance vestibule then into a very impressive reception hall with the original magnificent turning staircase. Off the lovely reception hall is a 36' x 22' drawing room with high ceilings and the original moulded decorative cornice with large bay windows having a pleasant outlook over the garden. Continuing through the ground floor there is a kitchen and study leading in turn to the sitting room and a secondary staircase. On the first floor there is a very spacious open plan landing with access to six bedrooms, two shower rooms and a bathroom. There are lovely views across the gardens and grounds over the village to the sea. The property is available to the market for the first time in some 36 years is quite unique in Mousehole being set in such good size gardens. The accommodation is versatile and could provide a self-contained annexe with its own separate entrance subject to any necessary permissions required.

In conclusion this is a truly unique home in a private and secure, enviable location.

Location: Lynwood House is situated close to the centre of the former fishing village of Mousehole with its quaint streets, charming cottages, sheltered harbour, restaurants, public house and primary school. The village itself has excellent transport links to nearby Penzance from which the mainline railway service runs to London Paddington on a regular basis and other cities throughout the UK. Scheduled air services to Gatwick and major UK cities are from Newquay airport which is approximately 45 miles distance.

From reception hall, magnificent turning staircase to:

external entrance porch with columns: Panelled door to:

Entrance vestibule: 8' 0" x 6' 0" (2.44m x 1.83m) Quarry tiled floor, deep skirtings, ornate ceiling, coving and mouldings. Glazed double doors to:

Reception hall: 17' 9" x 13' 0" overall (5.41m x 3.96m) Original handmade staircase with cupboard under.

Drawing room: 36' 0" x 22' 0" (10.97m x 6.71m) A beautiful room with moulded decorative corniced ceiling, two large bay windows and two further windows with very pleasant outlook, deep skirtings, period style fireplace, radiator.

Study: 10' 8" x 10' 0" (3.25m x 3.05m) Radiator.

Kitchen: 14' 10" x 14' 0" (4.52m x 4.27m) Double bowl stainless steel sink unit with adjoining work surface, range of wall and base cupboards, double oven, hob, pine clad walls, two windows overlooking swimming pool, radiator.

Sitting room: 14' 5" x 11' 1" (4.39m x 3.38m) Double glazed window overlooking swimming pool, door to outside, secondary staircase rising.

Rear hallway: Secondary staircase.

Pantry / utility room: 9' 2" x 5' 4" (2.79m x 1.63m) Sink unit, two windows.

First floor:

main landing: 20' 7" x 13' 3" overall (6.27m x 4.04m) Balustrade, large window, ceiling cornice, radiator.

Bedroom one: 16' 6" x 11' 10" (5.03m x 3.61m) Three windows with very pleasant views across the garden to the sea, radiator.

Ensuite bathroom: 11' 8" x 7' 0" (3.56m x 2.13m) Corner bath, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin.

Bedroom two: 14' 2" x 13' 0" (4.32m x 3.96m) Views across the village to the sea, radiator.

Bedroom three: 13' 6" x 9' 6" (4.11m x 2.9m) Views across the village to the sea, radiator.

Bedroom four: 10' 6" x 9' 8" (3.2m x 2.95m) Wash hand basin, radiator.

Family bathroom: 10' 2" x 10' 0" (3.1m x 3.05m) Panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, shower, low level w.c., two windows, cupboard housing insulated hot water tank.

From landing, door to:

inner landing: Door to:

Bedroom five: 12' 0" x 8' 9" (3.66m x 2.67m) Vanity unit with wash hand basin, radiator, window overlooking swimming pool.

Bedroom six: 14' 0" x 12' 0" (4.27m x 3.66m) Window overlooking swimming pool, radiator.

Shower room / W.C: Shower cubicle, low level w.c., wash hand basin.

Outside: From Mousehole Lane, the driveway leads to a large turning area adjoined by large mature gardens of approximately an acre with well established shrubs and trees leading in turn to the parking area for several vehicles. From the parking area there is access to the front sun terrace which is of a very good size with a sunken swimming pool with separate filtration system, summer house. Steps leading down to the lower garden area leading in turn to the further garden area with established Cornish boundaries. The mature leylandii trees on the boundary can be removed if required as the vendor has obtained official consent from the local authority.

Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.


Local info for TR19

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Property Value Data/Graphs for TR19

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Terraced house 19.8% £353,321 2.9 1.4
Detached house 16.3% £881,068 4.4 2.4
Land 14% £120,417 0 0
End terrace house 10.5% £344,944 2.2 1.3
Flat 10.5% £218,883 1.7 1
Bungalow 9.3% £365,306 2.5 1.3
Semi-detached house 9.3% £271,863 2.8 0.8
Detached bungalow 2.3% £337,500 3 1
Other 2.3% £635,000 1.5 1
Barn conversion 2.3% £437,475 2.5 2.5
Cottage 2.3% £480,000 2.5 1
Farm 1.2% £0 0 0

Area Information

Average Price Paid




Current Average Value


Value Change

£83,851 27.2%


Current Asking Prices in TR19 Average: £392,304

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses £145,500 (1) £336,798 (23) £452,694 (25) £648,778 (9) £490,000 (1)
Flats £139,988 (4) £221,250 (4) £525,000 (1) - -
All £141,090 (5) £319,680 (27) £455,475 (26) £648,778 (9) £490,000 (1)

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