three of the best homes newly on the market include:
Little Beside, St Day, West Cornwall
This charmingly converted coach house on a farm in St Day, near Redruth has three bedrooms and lots of original features such as beams and stone fireplaces. It also comes with a two-acre paddock, perfect for ponies.
Agents: Stags, Truro, www.stags.co.uk
Crackington Haven, North Cornwall
A 1920s four-bedroomed house with this striking view near Bude and a two-bed holiday-let apartment.
Agents: Stags, Launceston,01566 774999, www.stags.co.uk
Gunnislake, near Tavistock
The Firs is a handsome stone-built cottage with four bedrooms and large private gardens overlooking the River Tamar.
Agents: Mansbridge & Balment, Tavistock, 01822 612345, www.mansbridgebalment.co.uk