Tregarne House is a wonderful thatched cottage which has been extensively renovated and is now on the open market for the first time in nearly 25 years. The property dates back to the 17th century and has high vaulted timber ceilings and many other fine period features. It has a reception hall, study, bathroom, sun room, dining room, sitting room and kitchen/breakfast room on the ground floor. The first floor has a master bedroom (en suite), two further bedrooms and a bathroom as well as a snug.

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Outside are lovely landscaped gardens and steps down to a sheltered rear courtyard, with a generous lawned garden at the front. The magnificent views on this side of the house can be enjoyed on the sun deck, while the Koi Carp pool with its surrounding flower and shrub beds adds further character.

Opposite the bridleway leading to the house there is a further level meadow of around two acres, and further scope exists to make changes to this area, although planning permission will need to be granted.

There is also a detached annexe to the property which has kitchen, living room, shower room and an upper first floor room which could be a bedroom or workshop.

Tregarne house is a mile and a half from the beach and shops at Perranporth and just over eight miles from Truro with good transport links to London Paddington by train and Newquay Airport.

The property has a guide price of £850,000. For further information, please contact Stags properties in Truro on 01872 264 488.

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