Skewes Farm, Cury

A rare opportunity to acquire a versatile 122 acre Dairy Farm

situated within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in a renowned farming district in open countryside within easy reach of the South Cornish coastline.

 

Five bedroom traditional farmhouse, CL Caravan Club campsite, range of traditional outbuildings, modern parlour with 160 head cubicle shed, ancillary workshops and stores, together with

122 acres of productive Grade II/III agricultural land, some with coastal views.

 

Available as a whole or in six lots (subdivision of lots may be considered)

CURY CROSS LANES ½ MILE * HELSTON 5 MILES * FALMOUTH 15 MILES * TRURO 20 MILES

SITUATION

Skewes Farm is situated in attractive open rolling countryside lying approximately 5 miles south of the historic market town of Helston famous for its annual Flora Day and Furry Dance.  Helston has a good range of services and amenities including health, leisure, education, business and retail outlets, is home to RNAS Culdrose and is known as the gateway to the Lizard Peninsula, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with dramatic coastline providing superb cliff top and coastal walks.

Locally the coastal village of Mullion, approximately 2 miles distant, has a primary school and a highly regarded secondary school along with village facilities and a popular links golf club and course.  The property is within easy reach of the spectacular rugged coastline, highly regarded by tourists and locals alike, with access to sandy beaches at Poldhu Cove, Mullion Cove, Predannack  and Kynance Cove on the west side of the Lizard Peninsula.

The minor Council maintained country lane leading from Cury Cross Lanes to Whitecross provides good access to the farmhouse and yard and the various blocks of agricultural land.

Skewes Farm was a working dairy farm until 2019, the farm having been in the family for a number of generations and which is now being sold for genuine retirement reasons. The property lends itself to a variety of uses, either to continue as a working dairy or livestock farm, potential equestrian holding or possible redevelopment to alternative uses aimed towards tourism, development or other commercial ventures subject to appropriate planning permissions etc.