If you have been dreaming of moving to the countryside or the seaside, Cornwall could be the answer to give you the best of both worlds.
Whether as a permanent home, a second home, a holiday let or an investment, destinations such as St Ives, Padstow and Newquay have been popular with tourists looking for surfing, beach or culture.
However, there are other locations you may not have considered. Check out these idyllic homes on the market in Cornwall for less than £500,000.
Brook Edge, Port Isaac
Nestled in the centre of Port Isaac, with the leat running nearby, Brook Edge is a quintessential Cornish cottage with many traditional features. Light and airy, with well-proportioned rooms, it’s situated just moments from the harbour. Downstairs is an open plan living/kitchen/dining room with an open fireplace, exposed beams and timber sash windows, while upstairs is one bedroom and bathroom. It is currently a holiday letting property.
Guide price: £295,000 Freehold
Cobb Cottage, Rock
A pretty period two bedroom cottage within walking distance of all the amenities of Rock. There’s an enclosed patio garden and garage/store, and lots of period features including flagstone slate flooring, sash windows and exposed beams. Two bedrooms, one with en suite, family bathroom and a conservatory / sun room.
Guide price: £450,000 freehold
Lower Elms, St Minver
A well-proportioned, mid terrace house set in a peaceful location within walking distance of the village Rock. Open plan living/kitchen/dining room with patio doors to the secluded terrace and garden, three bedrooms, and private parking for two vehicles.
Guide price: £350,000 freehold