West Carne, Altarnun, PL15 7SP


This superb 14th Century Manor House has been lovingly looked after and comes fully furnished with many original features. Comprising 4 reception rooms, farmhouse style kitchen, utility room, conservatory, 4 bedrooms, family bathroom and separate shower room. OFCH. Large gardens, Garage, ample parking. Rent includes garden maintenance and water. Pets at Landlord Discretion. NO SMOKERS OR UNWAGED. Council Tax Band − F

Carne Manor is situated at the heart of West Carne hamlet beside large open stretches of Bodmin Moor. The beautiful favoured village of Altarnun with it’s church known as ‘The Cathedral in the Moor’ is 1.5 miles and the A30 dual carriageway spine road for Cornwall and Devon is within 2 miles. The North Cornish Coast is only 12 miles away, with the South Coast being 25.

Launceston (10 miles) provides a full range of social, commercial and shopping facilities to the east and beyond the city of Exeter (52 miles) provides intercity rail link, M5 motorway access and international airport. Good private schools are accessible at Truro, Launceston and Tavistock.

Fully fitted and furnished with period pieces, including gracious settees, substantial and appropriate dining table/chairs and display dressers. The bedrooms have romantic four poster beds and oak blanket chests.


Sitting Room (7.20m x 3.90m):
Ornate granite open fireplace, four granite windows incorporating seat, slate floor, exposed beams and part panelled. A lovely reception room, with log burner.

Snug (4.20m x 3.60m):
Exposed beam ceiling, part panelled and French doors leading to conservatory. Corner gas fireplace which can be removed.

Dining Room (5.70m x 3.90m):
Triple window to the front. Slate floor. Part panelled and exposed beams.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (4.30m x 3.90m):
Slate worktop incorporating Belfast sink, range of fitted floor and glass fronted wall cupboards. Granite mullion window to the front and granite flanked window to the rear. Oil fired Rayburn set in fireplace recess provide central heating, hot water and cooking.

Study (1.80m x 1.50m):
Exposed stone walls, slate floor.
Laundry area and separate W.C

Conservatory (12.30m x 6.00m):
Very spacious with double French doors to the garden, granite paved flooring, oil fired log burner style stove.

Bedroom 1 (4.70m x 3.90m):
Three granite mullion windows, exposed timbers and double entrance door. Wash hand basin.

Dressing Room / Bedroom 4 (4.00m x 2.80m)
Twin light mullion window and hipped timbers

Bedroom 2 (4.40m x 3.90m):
Twin light granite mullion window, hipped ceiling and double entrance doors. Wash hand basin.

Bedroom 3 (4.20m x 3.60m):
Twin light granite window, fitted hanging wardrobe and airing cupboard with pre−lagged hot water cylinder heated by boiler and electric immersion. Wash hand basin.

Shower Room:
Suite of W.C., wash hand basin and shower against fully tiled walls. Sky light, light pull switch and Ventaxia.

Bathroom (2.80m x 1.80m):
Suite of cast iron Eagle claw Whirlpool spa bath, wash hand basin and W.C. set in fully tiled walls. Sky light, double wall light.

Within the walled garden are beautifully laid out granite paths and areas of walling creating beautiful vistas. There is a pond with fountain. The gardens are maintained by a gardener included in the rent.

Served by prestigious gravel access driveway with ample parking space and turning area.

Private water (borehole) and private drainage. Mains electricity. Oil fired central heating.