Bespoke Scandia Hus in Gillan, near Manaccan, Helston

Wed 20 Apr 2016

Boskenna is a Scandia Hus, a bespoke Swedish designed, energy-saving home located in a ‘no through’ road in Gillan, a couple of miles from Manaccan and 12 miles from Helston.

The name of the property is Cornish for ‘house on the ridge’ which is a perfect description as it sits overlooking the mouth of the Helford River and Falmouth Bay, surrounded by countryside.

As an energy efficient Scania Hus, it has high levels of insulation, triple glazing and electric panel radiators. Boskenna also has a sauna.

The accommodation comprises kitchen/diner, utility, conservatory, wet room and sauna on the ground floor. There are three bedrooms, a family bathroom and a lounge with a balcony on the first floor. 

The entrance is gated and leads to an integral double garage and a parking area. The gardens include levels lawns, a patio and a shed.

“It’s quite an individual house,” said Adrian Gay, Manager of the Helston office. “The views are breathtaking, particularly from the first floor balcony.  The garage is huge and could be converted to create extra living space and not many homes have the bonus of a sauna.” 

Boskenna is on the market for £395,000. Full details and viewing appointments are available from our Falmouth office Tel: 01326 572434.