Versatile dual occupation property with commercial element and parking

Rame Post Office & Stores, Penryn

Business for sale

Post office and stores, private accommodation & annexe

Former farmhouse comprising ideal live work opportunity

Alternative uses / development subject to planning

Easily accessible to falmouth, helston and south cornwall coastline

 Penryn 3 miles * Falmouth, Helston & Redruth 5½ miles * Truro 10 miles


The property is situated at Rame Cross and has been the village’s Post Office and Stores for many years.  The towns of Falmouth and Penryn are within easy reach, approximately 5.5 miles and 3 miles respectively, the former market town of Helston lies approximately 5.5 miles to the west. The property is situated in an elevated position, adjacent to the A394, with views to the south over the farmland opposite and beyond.

Primary and secondary schooling is available locally with leisure and health facilities at Penryn and Falmouth together with the University of Exeter Tremough Campus being within easy reach.


A former farmhouse, primarily of traditional construction under a slate roof with latter day extensions. The ground floor is utilised by the business, the upper floor comprises a self-contained 3 bedroom owner’s apartment and a there is a self-contained annexe which has been let for many years but is now vacant.

If required, the original house could be reconfigured to offer 4/5 bedroom accommodation with the original farmhouse kitchen diner on the ground floor returning to its original use with reception room to the side.

Overall the property is a deceivingly spacious, versatile property, ideal for a partnership seeking a business to run with the added benefit of an annexe suitable for a dependent relative or additional income from holiday letting/tenant etc.  Alternatively, subject to planning permission, the retail area and property could be utilised for alternative uses.