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Asking Price £525,000

Detached House


3 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Falmouth

Nicely tucked away in a quiet location, just a stone’s throw from Swanpool Lake and Nature Reserve and five-minute walk to Swanpool beach! Detached three double bedroom family house that has been a well-loved home to our vendors for many years. Pretty landscaped garden with plenty of parking and a large single garage.

Key Features:

  • Detached family home
  • Three/four bedrooms
  • Conservatory
  • Quiet Location
  • Driveway parking and garage
  • Landscaped Gardens

THE LOCATION Pinewood occupies one of our favourite residential locations on Falmouth's southern side, tucked in behind Swanpool lake and nature reserve with a large variety of ducks, swans and other birds, situated opposite the front of the property and can be seen from the front bedrooms. Just a few minutes' walk is Swanpool Beach and the South West coastal path offering a variety of interesting walks. 'Pinewood' is just over a mile from the town and harbour, where there is an excellent and diverse selection of restaurants and an eclectic mixture of individual shops as well as national chains, including Tesco's, together with quality galleries showcasing local talent. Nearby train stations (Falmouth Town and Penmere Halt) provide a convenient link to the mainline at Truro for Exeter and London, Paddington. Falmouth Docks are a major contributor to the town's economy and along with Falmouth University (with campuses in Falmouth and Penryn) and Falmouth Marine School, specialising in traditional and modern boat building, marine engineering and environmental science, ensure an all year round and vibrant community. There are five primary schools and one secondary school in the town and highly regarded independent preparatory and senior schools in Truro. Falmouth boasts the third largest natural harbour in the world and is renowned for its maritime facilities which offer some of the best boating and sailing opportunities in the country. Falmouth is consistently ranked as one of the top five places to live in the UK.

THE PROPERTY Home to our vendors for many years and likely that the new owner may want to modernise and update. The living area runs from the front to the rear, making it very light and there is a very nice conservatory off the dining area that overlooks the attractively landscaped rear garden. As well as the Sitting/Dining room there is a kitchen large enough to be described as a Kitchen/Diner, well-appointed and again looking over the garden, this kitchen also has a utility room that leads to a W/C and the garage. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, with the master having an en-suite.
Thought to have been built by a local builder in the 1980's for his own home 'Pinewood' has been carefully looked-after and is well-presented. If it's a quality home in a lovely, peaceful location you are looking for, 'Pinewood' could be the one!


From the private drive you enter through a large covered veranda that leads into ...

ENTRANCE HALL Doors off to kitchen, sitting room, study and open tread hardwood turning staircase to the part galleried first floor landing. Radiator.

STUDY 8' 9" x 7' 7" (2.67m x 2.31m) Hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed window to the front elevation with pleasing views of the front garden overlooking Swanpool Nature Reserve. Radiator.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 15' 11" x 10' 1" (4.85m x 3.07m) (reducing to 8'5") Two hardwood framed sealed double glazed windows to the rear elevation overlooking the pretty landscaped garden. Well- appointed, fitted kitchen with a wooden fronted range of eye and base units, work-surface with inset 1 ½ stainless steel sink and swan neck mixer tap. Bosch combination oven and separate conventional oven, Four-ring Bosch ceramic hob with illuminated extractor canopy over. Integrated Bosch dishwasher, space for tall fridge/freezer, tiled splash-backs and concealed unit lighting. Ceramic tiled flooring throughout, radiator, door to ….

UTILITY ROOM 11' 4" x 4' 10" (3.45m x 1.47m) Hardwood part glazed door to the exterior, hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed window to the rear elevation. Base units with roll-top worktops and inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, tiled splash-back. Space for white goods, ceramic tiled flooring, radiator, door to the attached garage and further doorway to the …

CLOAKROOM/WC White suite comprising a low flush WC and wall mounted hand wash basin with mixer tap. Part panelled walls, tiled flooring continuing from the utility room, radiator, obscure window to the side elevation.

SITTING/DINING ROOM 22' 10" x 11' 8" (6.96m x 3.56m) (reducing to 9'8") Very light room with hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed windows to both the front and rear elevations, plus a higher window on the gable end. The front window is a nice bay hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed window that looks over the front garden, and the rear windows are large sliding patio doors leading from the dining area to the landscaped, private rear garden. Granite fronted fireplace with timber surround and inset real-flame propane gas fire. TV aerial socket, two radiators, wooden French doors to….

CONSERVATORY 8' 10" x 10' 5" (2.69m x 3.18m) A wonderful addition and quality built room that's very private and looking over the landscaped rear garden. French doors lead to a large patio area. Radiator.


LANDING 180 degree turning open tread staircase opening on to a large, almost square landing where doors lead to the bedrooms and family bathroom. Built-in airing cupboard with Ultra-steel pressurised hot water cylinder and immersion heater, slatted pine shelving. Access to boarded loft space with loft ladder.

BEDROOM ONE 12' 6" x 11' 8" (3.81m x 3.56m) Hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed window to the rear elevation, extensive range of fitted wardrobes, radiator. TV aerial socket, telephone point. Door to…

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM Walk-in shower cubicle with Triton electric shower, low level flush WC, wash hand basin in vanity unit with cupboards beneath, shaver socket. Part tiled walls, obscure double-glazed window to the rear elevation, heated towel rail.

BEDROOM TWO 12' 7" x 9' 1" (3.84m x 2.77m) Hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed window to the front elevation, with pleasing views of nature reserve towards Falmouth. Range of fitted wardrobes, radiator, built-in illuminated linen cupboard.

BEDROOM THREE 11' 1" x 7' 7" (3.38m x 2.31m) Hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed window to the front elevation, again enjoying views of nature reserve towards Falmouth. Built-in wardrobes, radiator.

FAMILY BATH/SHOWER ROOM White four-piece suite comprising, corner shower cubicle with Triton electric shower over, panelled bath with mixer tap, WC, wash hand basin in vanity unit with cupboards beneath. Obscured hardwood framed sealed unit double glazed window to the rear elevation, shaver socket, tiled walls. Heated towel rail and radiator.

GARAGE 20' 6" x 10' 5" (6.25m x 3.18m) Hardwood up-and-over vehicular access door plus pedestrian door into utility room to the rear. Over-head storage in pitched roof area with pull-down ladder. Window to the side elevation, RCD fuse board, light, power and water feed.

OUTSIDE Fabulous and well-stocked front and rear gardens with many interesting plants including camellias, rhododendrons, pittosporum, laurel, hydrangeas and azaleas. The front has a sweeping drive with no-passing traffic that leads to the garage. Mainly laid to lawn with mature shrub planting and access gate to the rear garden. Both front and rear gardens are quiet and private. The rear garden has been landscaped and designed for ease of maintenance. Tiered levels provide plenty of flower borders and a nice outlook from the rear of the property.
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