3 bed Cottage (for sale) Rinsey Lane, Ashton, Helston TR13

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The Mather Partnership
25 Meneage Street, Helston
01326 567045
First Published

13th Oct 2021

Last Published

13th Oct 2021



  • Type: Cottage
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


Video tour available. A super opportunity to acquire this beautiful traditional Cornish Cottage. Offering an excellent range of spacious accommodation which has been sympathetically maintained by the present owners to retain the charm and character throughout. A wonderful location enjoying peace and tranquility yet being well placed to access the best of the surrounding coast and countryside. The property features beautiful nature gardens which surround it and include a large wildlife pond and a useful double garage. A truly lovely property with plenty of space that will be well suited to a variety of buyers from those seeking an active retirement home to a countryside family residence.

Guide Price - £575,000


The property is located at the head of Rinsey Lane ensuring a wonderful degree of seclusion and tranquility with quite fantastic rural and distant coastal views. Nearby Rinsey offers a pretty beach and is a delightful mix of seascape, landscape, mining heritage and natural history. Take in three old engine houses with World Heritage Site status. There are also close-up views of rare plant-life, and the enigmatic Bishop Rock. You might see ponies grazing, or some Chough's displaying or even Dolphins playing. From Rinsey you can walk via the coast path to nearby Porthleven. Porthleven is a thriving harbourside village offering an array of cosmopolitan restaurants and bars as well as independent shops and facilities such as a supermarket.
Ashton itself enjoys a regular bus service and is located between the major towns of Penzance and Helston both of which offer a comprehensive range of day to day facilities and is a super base from which to explore all of the attractions of West Cornwall.


The accommodation comprises of an attractive light flooded sun room running the full width of the front of the property, a lovely room from which the garden can be enjoyed all year around. There is a large dining room with a feature inglenook fireplace (currently disused) and a cosy sitting room with further fireplace housing a log burner. There is a large rear hallway giving access to the first floor, the kitchen, useful rear porch/ utility room and the bathroom. The kitchen has been fitted in a traditional style with beautiful granite worktops and a stable door to rear.
The first floor offers three double bedrooms, the master bedroom suite is superb and features an en-suite shower room and a wonderful decked balcony taking full advantage of the stunning views – the perfect spot for morning coffee or an evening G&T! The second bedroom benefits from an en-suite toilet and a useful wash hand basin whilst the third bedroom, also a double enjoys a walk in wardrobe.


The gardens are a particular feature of the property, they wrap around the cottage and extend to approximately 0.2 of an acre. There are many different areas to the gardens from lawned gardens to the front to a large freshwater wildlife pond to the side and multiple, well stocked beds and borders throughout. To the other side of the property is a useful timber shed and a large area of hard standing which would be an ideal spot for a summerhouse or seating area being perfectly placed to enjoy the evening sun. The property is approached via a driveway providing for off road parking and leading to the double garage with power and light. Subject to any necessary consents being obtained this may be suitable for conversion to ancillary/holiday studio accommodation.

Agents Note

Prospective purchasers should be aware that the lane is private and the sellers inform us that they have full rights of access to the lane and that all residents are jointly responsible for maintenance of the lane.


Mains water, electricity and private drainage. Lpg gas central heating and electric underfloor heating in the conservatory.

Anti Money Laundering Regulations - Purchasers

It is a legal requirement that we receive verified id from all buyers before a sale can be instructed. We ask for your cooperation on this matter to ensure there is no unnecessary delay in agreeing a sale. We will inform you of the process once your offer has been accepted.

Proof Of Finance - Purchasers

Before agreeing a sale, we will require proof of your financial ability to purchase. Again, we ask for your cooperation on this matter to avoid any unnecessary delays in agreeing a sale and we will inform you of what we require prior to agreeing a sale.


Local info for TR13

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Property Value Data/Graphs for TR13

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Detached house 27.3% £496,042 4.6 2.1
Cottage 11.4% £284,800 2.4 1.4
Terraced house 9.1% £228,125 1.9 1
Semi-detached house 9.1% £244,994 2.6 0.9
Flat 8% £167,143 1.7 1
Detached bungalow 6.8% £444,167 3.2 1.3
End terrace house 6.8% £219,167 2.8 0.8
Mobile/park home 5.7% £77,990 1.6 1
Land 3.4% £94,667 0 0
Barn conversion 2.3% £325,000 1.5 1
Link-detached house 2.3% £362,500 3 1.5
Bungalow 2.3% £362,500 3.5 0.5
Other 1.1% £385,000 3 2
Farmhouse 1.1% £750,000 5 2
Maisonette 1.1% £120,000 1 0
Retail premises 1.1% £299,950 0 0
Town house 1.1% £375,000 4 2

Area Information

Average Price Paid




Current Average Value


Value Change

£65,316 25.4%


Current Asking Prices in TR13 Average: £322,635

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses £101,667 (3) £251,033 (27) £292,895 (19) £301,944 (18) £648,333 (3)
Flats £138,750 (4) £163,333 (3) £245,000 (1) - -
All £122,857 (7) £242,263 (30) £290,500 (20) £301,944 (18) £673,750 (4)

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4 bed End terrace house () Coastguard Houses, Trelyon Avenue, St. Ives, Cornwall TR26 £1,850,000
5 bed Detached house () Trevarno, Sithney, Helston, Cornwall TR13 £1,750,000
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