South Coast Area
Falmouth : Shaped by its strong connections to the sea, Falmouth’s buzzing atmosphere has made it one of the most popular locations to visit and live in Cornwall. Not only does it offer a wide range of activities, from beaching and heritage sites, down to the arts and crafts markets and shops that line the cobbled streets of the main town centre, Falmouth has something for everyone. It has a good variety of shops, public houses, bars and beaches, and benefits from a dentist and doctors surgery, a local hospital and primary and secondary schools. The regular bus service provides easy access to neighbouring towns such as Helford Passage and Mawnan Smith and the local railway line offers a fast efficient service to Perranwell and the Cathedral City of Truro. Falmouth is truly a special place to both live and visit in Cornwall.
Penryn : The13th century market town of Penryn still carries huge amounts of charm and character from its abundant past. The volume of activity still continues today offering a the newly built retail and activities centre at Jubilee Wharf, a marina, a variety of local shops, restaurants and cafes and a strong hub of services; doctors surgery, dentist, pharmacy, and primary and secondary schools. Penryn has strong transport links to Falmouth, Perranwell and Truro due to their regular buses and trains. Coupled with the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside with woodlands only minutes away by foot and the Helford River only a short drive away. Penryn is perfect for both family and first time buyers offering a wide variety of charming cottages and homes.
Budock Water: Nestled in the hills of Trewen Downs, the quiet and secluded village of Budock Water offers a strong community only a few miles away from Falmouth and the Helford Passage. It has a village hall, general store, post office and a public house existing within one of the oldest Parishes in Cornwall. It is an ideal location for a first time buyer and perfect for a family home.
Maenporth : Set in an ideal location on the coast between Falmouth and the Helford Passage, Maenporth appeals to the masses. With nearly all the properties in this area benefitting from exceptional views and walking distance away from a safe swimming beach, it is an ideal location for a holiday home. Furthermore, with all the necessary amenities of the shop, café and restaurant, Maenporth has everything you could possibly need for a break or quiet living.
Mawnan Smith : Situated between the seaside town of Falmouth and the picturesque Helford Passage, the popular village of Mawnan Smith has one of the most idyllic locations on the south coast. The local facilities of the shop, primary school, village hall and public house cater well for the community whilst the public Gardens of Trebah and Gendurgan and the local beaches, make this village an ideal location for both a holiday destination or family home.
Mylor Bridge : Has become one of the most popular locations to both live and holiday on the south coast of Cornwall. Situated only a short drive to both Falmouth and Truro and within walking distance of the idyllic and exceptionally facilitated Mylor Harbour, the village has everything you could possibly need. It has two shops, a dentist and doctors surgery, a primary school, a public house and a post office, all within the heart of the village.
Flushing : The village of Flushing takes great splendour in its location opposite the popular seaside town of Falmouth. With stunning views of Falmouth’s bustling coast line and the countryside beyond, the community of Flushing offers an ideal alternative for a tranquil but convenient holiday location. The regular ferry from Flushing Quay to Falmouth makes day to day travel an enjoyable experience whilst by car it is only a few miles from the town centre and only a short distance to Mylor Harbour and Mylor Bridge. It has a popular bowls club, community hall, primary school, convenience store, a small selection of public houses as well as a cafe and restaurant. It is an ideal location for a holiday home or for tranquil place to live.