A family house for sale on Cornwall’s Helford river is rare. Add in plenty of land, a quay and even a small harbour and you have a gem. Mix with it a remarkable story about how the place was purchased almost 50 years ago, and you have something unique.
Bishops Quay, a riverbank house with a charming history, is all of this and more.
It’s set in one of west Cornwall’s most beautiful and peaceful spots. A short drive out of the stannary town of Helston on the Lizard Peninsula, just 12 miles from Penzance, the property sits at the end of a long wooded private drive, teasing visitors with glimpses of the Helford and Mawgan creeks as they approach.
The house is a classic of this part of the West Country,…