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The Beach Houses, Lelant, Cornwall

Detached Beachfront Residence

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With private steps to the Porthkidney Beach and enjoying stunning views from all major rooms, garden and sun terrace, The Beach House and Ferryman's Rest are a perfect haven for those looking to escape the hectic pace of everyday life. A truly stunning location to experience the unique 'light' of St Ives Bay. The Beach House was the studio of artist John Miller and where he painted his world famous seascapes, such as on the front cover of Chris Rea's "King of The Beach" album.

Situated in the sought-after tranquillity of Lelant village along the south-west coastal route and nestled between the beach and the beautiful West Cornwall Golf Course. A perfect property for any art or golf enthusiast.

The Beach House and Ferryman's Rest are both homes where you can wake up and look straight out to the stunning and iconic views of St Ives Bay and Godrevy Lighthouse. Watch the ebb and flow of the tide while having your morning tea or coffee. At the end of the day taking a moonlight stroll along the deserted beach, accompanied by the soothing sounds of the sea.



OPEN PLAN LIVING SPACE: 18' 4" x 13' 3" (5.61m x 4.04m) Two double glazed windows to the front enjoying stunning views of both beach and sea, double glazed window to the side. Fitted kitchen comprising: belfast sink with wooden drainer, integral fridge, five base cupboards, six wall mounted cupboards, plumbing for dishwasher. Electric oven and hob, extractor fan, Rointe electric heater. Louvre doors to:

LAUNDRY ROOM: Hexagonal window to the side (not double glazed) plumbing for washing machine.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: Two double glazed windows to the side, access to the loft.

BEDROOM ONE: 14' 2" x 10' (4.32m x 3.05m) Double glazed window to the front enjoying superb sea and coastal views, Rointe electric heater.

BEDROOM TWO: 11' 5" x 9' 1" (3.48m x 2.79m) Double glazed window to the front enjoying stunning views over the beach and sea. Rointe electric heater, built-in storage.

SHOWER ROOM: With shower cubicle, low level W.C. wash hand basin, double glazed window to the rear and side, heated towel rail, shaver socket, complementary tiling.


TO THE FRONT AND SIDE: Patio area taking full advantage of its beach side location. With private steps down to the beach. Further raised garden laid to lawn, sheltered with mature plants and shrubs.



SUN ROOM: 12' 0" x 8' 2" (3.68m x 2.51m) Painted pine panelled flooring. Positioned to enjoy views of the beach and sea.

KITCHEN: 18' 11" x 6' 2" (5.79m x 1.88m) Painted pine panelled flooring, Rointe electric heater, patio doors and panel to the front enjoying sea and coastal views, space for the fridge/freezer, six base cupboards, four wall mounted cupboards, plumbing for the dishwasher, sink and drainer with mixer tap, electric oven, hob and extractor fan.

LOUNGE/DINER: 16' 6" x 13' 8" (5.03m x 4.19m) Painted pine panelled flooring, windows to the front and side enjoying its unique location, apex ceiling, velux window to the rear, wood burner, built-in storage/shelving.

SHOWER ROOM: 7' 10" x 5' 10" (2.39m x 1.8m) With shower cubicle, low level W.C. wash hand basin, heated towel rail, pine panelled painted floor, shaver socket and light, complementary tiling.

MASTER BEDROOM: 13' 10" x 8' 11" (4.24m x 2.72m) Double glazed windows to the front with views to Godrevy Light house and beyond, Rointe electric heater, stable door to storage room.

ENSUITE BATHROOM: 7' 6" x 7 (plus recess)' 0" (2.29m x 2.13m) Panelled bath with mixer tap shower attachment and separate shower over, shower screen, low level W.C. vanity sink on glass and stainless steel mount, heated towel rail, obscured window to the rear, complementary tiling, airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

BEDROOM TWO: 11' 2" x 10' (3.4m x 3.05m) Double glazed window to the rear, Rointe electric heater, built in wardrobe range.

BEDROOM THREE: 8' 11" x 7' (2.72m x 2.13m) Two double glazed windows to the rear, wall mounted electric heater.


MEZZANINE: 9' 8" x 8' 5" (2.97m x 2.57m) Restricted head room to the eaves, velux window to the front enjoying far reaching sea and coastal views. Door to:

BEDROOM FOUR: 13' 8" x 11' 3" (4.19m x 3.45m) Velux window to the front enjoying stunning views to Godrevy lighthouse and beyond. Restricted headroom to the eaves. Door to:

STUDY: 11' 10" x 11' 3" (3.63m x 3.45m) Velux window to the front, again enjoying the superb location. Restricted head room to the eaves (currently used as a store).

OUTSIDE: From the master bedroom, stable door to what is currently used as a storage area with door to the front.

TO THE FRONT OF THE PROPERTY: Path leading to the front of the property with mature plant and shrub borders including well established roses. The front garden is laid to patio to enjoy the stunning views over Porthkidney Beach to Hayle, Godrevy Lighthouse and beyond. mature plants including well established palm trees, lavender and honeysuckle. Secure gate leads to The Beach House. Private steps lead down to the beach.

TO THE REAR OF THE PROPERTY: Pathway along the rear of the property leads to a small raised lawn and decked area with useful storage shed.

PLANNING PERMISSION: Planning notice PA12/10098 permission granted for demolition of the boat store and construction of a one bedroom holiday chalet.

SERVICES: Mains electricity and water. Septic tank drainage.

DIRECTIONAL NOTE: From Hayle, proceed westerly onto the Causeway taking the slip road beside the Old Quay House signposted Lelant. At the next roundabout take the right and at the next roundabout turn right again, then proceed into the village. As you approach the Badger Inn on your right hand side, indicate right and leave the main road by driving straight ahead into Church Road. Proceed to the Church where parking is available. Proceed by foot onto the coastal path which leads to Porthkidney Beach. The property will then be found on your right hand side. Alternatively, before the Church turn right and follow the signs for Dynamite Quay. There is a pay and display car park here and you can access the property via the path to the beach.

Each property is Freehold.

As The Beach Houses are currently being run as a business (and have been so for many years), Business Rates are payable, rather than Council Tax; as such, Cornwall Council website shows this property as being in Band T.

To watch an aerial video tour of The Beach Houses and the surrounding area, just copy and paste this link into your web browser:

PLEASE NOTE: For further information about purchasing the property or to arrange a viewing, please contact the owner directly:

Nicola Cannon-Brookes
Email -
Tel. +44(0)1872862439 or
Mobile: +44(0)7773773757

Alternatively, the property is also being marketed for rental, once again by direct contact with the owner.

Further details and information are also available via the vendor's estate agent Lillicrap Chilcott - tel. 01872 273473, or email

All information and photographs have been provided by the seller. Waterside Properties have not inspected the property, and are therefore not able to verify the correctness of any of the statements of fact contained herewith. Waterside Properties is not acting as an estate agent for the owner.

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