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Guide Price £450,000
3 Bed Bungalow - Detached - Swanpool


  • Detached individual bungalow
  • Moments from Swanpool Lake and Beach
  • Attractive level gardens to front and rear
  • Attractive semi open-plan living rooms
  • 3 bedroom bungalow with scope for further improvem
  • Ample parking for several vehicles
  • An ideal family or retirement property
  • Also for sale including a building plot to the rea


Situated on a quiet, private, no-through road of substantial individual properties, 'behind' Swanpool Lake and just a few minutes' walk from the beach and South West Coast Path, an opportunity to purchase a detached bungalow, providing 3 bedroom accommodation with intriguing semi open-plan living areas, ample parking, and good sized level gardens to both front and rear.


Constructed circa 1960 and to be sold now for only the second time since construction, 'Gwelantyr' occupies an attractive position off a private no-through lane, moments from Swanpool Lake, a picturesque circular walk around which leads to Swanpool Beach and the beautiful Cornish South West Coast Path.

The bungalow provides versatile three bedroom bedroom accommodation, with a sunny southerly aspect over level, well stocked front gardens, with good sized gardens remaining to the rear. Prospective purchasers should note the property is also for sale inclusive of a building plot to the rear (Cornwall Council Application Number: PA20/02561) which provides consent for the construction of a separate, detached and completely independent second dwelling, access for which will be provided to the 'upper side' of 'Gwelantyr' (the bungalow) following the forthcoming removal of the existing detached garage.


(all dimensions being approximate)


4.38m x 3.18m (14'4 x 10'5 )

An extremely versatile reception area with reeded glass casement door with matching side screen opening from the front gardens and parking area. Hardwood ceiling, radiator. Three windows to the front elevation, full height cloaks cupboard with storage lockers over, door to internal lobby and double casement doors opening into the:-


4.75m x 3.28m (15'7 x 10'9 )

Floor plan

Hardwood ceiling, herringbone woodblock flooring, patio doors to the front gardens, wall in cut slate with recently fitted 'Mendip' wood-burner. Broad opening into the:-


4.75m x 3.04m (15'7 x 9'11 )

Floor plan

Woodblock flooring continuing from the lounge, built-in airing cupboard, recess with Grant oil fired boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating. Radiator, telephone point, door to the internal lobby, broad window and sliding patio door opening into the:-


4.40m x 2.76m (14'5 x 9'0 )

A versatile supplementary living space, half glazed to three elevations, providing a lovely outlook over the rear gardens. Exposed timber flooring, door to the rear elevation.


Herringbone woodblock flooring continuing from the living rooms. Hardwood ceiling and two panelled walls. High level cupboard housing electrical meter and trip switching. Radiator, glazed casement doors to the bedrooms.


5.10m x 3.98m (16'8 x 13'0 )

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Broad replacement uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation overlooking the gardens. Range of hardwood fitted wardrobes with storage lockers over. TV aerial socket, telephone point, wall light points, large lobby.


3.02m x 3.24m (9'10 x 10'7 )

Floor plan

Woodblock flooring, broad replacement uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, wall light points.


3.02m x 3.28m (9'10 x 10'9 )

Floor plan

Broad replacement uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation overlooking the gardens. Worksurface with inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, recess with plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, built-in oven. Woodblock flooring.


Floor plan

Low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with mixer tap and Mira instant shower over. Part tiled and timber panelled walls. Replacement obscure uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation. Extractor fan, towel rail/radiator, access to over-head loft storage area.


Doors from the reception hall and to the kitchen/diner. Fitted full height storage cupboards, glazed casement door to the rear gardens.


Low flush WC, fitted shelving.


2.52m x 3.26m (8'3 x 10'8 )

Broad replacement uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation.


An extremely useful ancillary area, with 5'10 (1.80m) head height at the apex. Window to the side elevation, retractable aluminium ladder, part panelled walls and ceiling, light and power connected.


Floor plan

'Gwelantyr' is located at the end of a long private lane, beyond which there is just one further property.


Floor plan

The property is set back from the quiet approach lane with front gardens which comprise a large area of level lawn, well enclosed by mature shrub borders containing many interesting shrubs and trees, including fuchsias in variety. A gravelled driveway provides off-road parking for several vehicles, and across the front of the property there is a gravelled and slate terrace with recessed entrance door to the accommodation. Pathway to the side of the property leading to the:-


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'Gwelantyr' (the bungalow) will continue to benefit from an attractive, good sized and mainly level rear garden, a boundary fence for which will be established along the length of the new driveway and boundary with the plot. Part covered rear patio, door to the accommodation. Exterior water tap. Summerhouse. Additional parking to the rear, off the new driveway to the plot, may be possible, if required, subject to negotiation.



Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property. Telephone points (subject to supplier's regulations). Oil fired central heating.


Band E - Cornwall Council.




Vacant possession upon completion of the purchase.


Strictly by prior appointment with the vendors' Sole Agent - Laskowski & Company, 28 High Street, Falmouth, TR11 2AD. Telephone: 01326 318813.


From Falmouth's seafront, proceed away from Gyllyngvase Beach and along an up Spernen Wyn Road. Carry straight over the crossroads on the brow of the hill, descending Swanpool Hill, at the foot of which turn right right onto Silverdale Road, immediately before the lake. After a short distance, turn left following the lane around the lake and then turn first right. After a short distance bear left and continue up a lane, to the left of the property known as 'Questover'. After a short distance there will be a private drive sign and 'Gwelantyr' is the penultimate property at the top of this driveway on the right-hand side.

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For identification purposes only - not to scale.

Floor plan

These particulars have been prepared as a general guide only for prospective purchasers. Although every effort has been made to provide a fair and reasonable description of the property, no specific survey or detailed inspection has been carried out in relation to the building, services, appliances and any fixtures and fittings. All measurements, dimensions, acreages and distances are approximate and should not be relied upon for accuracy. All buyers should rely on their own surveys and investigations in connection with a purchase of the property.