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Apartment for sale in PENRYN

This freehold shop premises lies in the very heart of Penryn town, presenting good frontage and main space of around 380 sq.ft., full of character with open fireplace, beamed 9ft high ceiling and lime pointed stone wall. A great studio or gallery and with current planning permission for conversion to live/work for added flexibility and appeal.

Key Features:

  • Freehold shop premises
  • Central Penryn town
  • 23' x 17' main room - 9' ceiling height
  • Original characteristics
  • Kitchen & WC
  • Planning permission for live/work conversion

THE PROPERTY 9' (2.74m) Rare to find a freehold shop premises with so much charm, where many old characteristics remain. The main room measures a healthy 23' x 17' (7.01m x 5.18m) with 9' (2.74m) high beamed ceiling and excellent frontage to the street. One wall is of exposed stone with lime pointing and an old fireplace having a multi-fuel stove on a slate hearth and old timber lintel, beside which is a bread oven recess.

This artistic space would make an ideal artist studio or gallery with kitchen and WC to the rear.

Planning permission (application number PA21/08686) allows conversion to a live/work environment for added versatility.

THE LOCATION The property is ideally situated for access to all local amenities including bespoke shops, local stores, pharmacy, galleries, bars, delicatessen and much more. Penryn is one of Cornwall's oldest towns, having received its first charter in 1236; a riverside town full of surprises and surrounded by beautiful countryside. The building of Glasney College in 1265 put the town on the map then the arrival of Falmouth and Exeter University more recently has turned Penryn into a buzzing and vibrant town with a diverse community.

The town enjoys good communication with Falmouth via its bus service and train station, which links to Truro city and mainline Paddington. Falmouth town (approximately 2 miles) provides comprehensive shopping, schooling, business and leisure facilities.


Glazed shop frontage with granite threshold and return to glazed and panelled door.

ROOM 23' 2" x 17' 3" (7.06m x 5.26m) with 9' 6" (2.9m) high beamed ceiling, concrete floor and a lovely exposed stone wall with lime pointing and inset fireplace housing an 'Ecosy' Multifuel stove on an old slate slab hearth with lovely old timber lintel. likely bread oven bedside. Six pendant lights. Gas connection point. Recent new electricity consumer unit. Old folding panelled doors to WC and old louvre double doors with arched windows over into....

KITCHEN 10' 2" (3.1m) reducing to 7' 3" (2.21m) x 6' 2" (1.88m).

Window to rear. Twin stainless steel sink and drainer. Hot water heater.

WC 6' 8" x 3' 4" (2.03m x 1.02m) Wiring installed for shower.

AGENTS NOTE 1 Planning application PA21/08686.

This gives consent for the space to be converted to live/work.

AGENTS NOTE 2 Building insurance and maintenance costs are divided with the shop paying on third and the maisonette two thirds. Windows and their surrounds are the responsibility of each property.
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