Lys Lander

Lys Lander, Tregolls Road, Truro

property description



Completed in late 2014 by award-winning retirement home specialists McCarthy and Stone. Lys Lander is a ‘Retirement Living’ development providing a quality-of-lifestyle opportunity for the over 60’S and designed for independent living but with the peace-of-mind provided by the day-to-day support of our House Manager who oversees the smooth running of the development.

This apartment is located on the first floor and just a short walk from the lift service to the excellent communal facilities including homeowner’s lounge, laundry, scooter store and landscaped gardens. There is also the a super guest suite widely used by visiting family and friends for which a small charge of just £25 per night applies. This is a lovely apartment having a small balcony and an outlook towards a heavily tree-lined bank the opposite side of Tregolls Road which in itself provides for much passing interest. This really is a comfortable and well presented one bedroom apartment having a spacious living room, a fitted kitchen with a comprehensive range of integrated appliances and a modern wetroom style shower room.

It’s so easy to make new friends and to lead a busy and fulfilled life at Lys Lander; there are always plenty of regular activities to choose from including; regular coffee mornings and afternoon teas, twice weekly keep fit classes, art group, Pasty lunches and Fish and Chip suppers, film afternoons and themed and seasonal events throughout the year. Whilst there is something for everyone there is certainly no obligation to participate and home owners can ‘dip in and out’ of activities as they wish.

Lys Lander is situated in the bustling Cathedral City of Truro and approximately 9 miles from the lovely Cornish Coast. Truro is known for its excellent shopping and the famous Cathedral spire which dominates the skyline. It is a vibrant City boasting beautiful architecture, arts and culture as well as thriving markets. At Lys Lander, you reach the street level via a ‘shoppers entrance’ and a lift service contained within its distinctive turret. Local shops include Marks and Spencer, Debenhams and Tesco as well as many independents retailers, coffee shops and eateries. As the Counties capital city Truro enjoys excellent transport links by road and rail. A lift leads from the development to provide direct street level access.


With a solid Oak-veneered entrance door with spy-hole, security intercom system that provides both a visual (via the home-owners TV) and audio link to the main development entrance door. Emergency pull cord, walk-in boiler cupboard with light and shelving housing the Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water. There is also a concealed ‘Vent Axia’ heat exchange unit. A Feature glazed panelled door leads to the Living room.


A pleasantly welcoming room with a double-glazed patio door and matching side-panel opening onto small balcony with a predominantly west facing aspect for afternoon and evening sun and enjoying an elevated outlook over the gardens to the front of the development to the tree-lined bank opposite with plenty of passing interest on the road below. There is a focal point fireplace with an inset electric fire, electric panel heater, and a feature glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.


With a double-glazed window. There is an excellent range of ‘Maple effect’ fronted fitted wall and base units with contrasting laminate worktops incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Comprehensive range of integrated appliances comprise; four-ringed hob with a stainless-steel chimney extractor hood over, waist level oven and a concealed fridge and freezer. Extensively tiled splash-backs, fully tiled floor.


A double bedroom having a double-glazed window, electric panel heater and a built-in wardrobe with hanging space and shelving.


Wetroom styled facility with a 'light tube' providing for natural light. A modern white suite comprising; a close-coupled WC, vanity wash-hand basin with cupboard unit below and worktop over with mirror, strip light and shaver point, walk-in level access shower with a glazed shower screen. Fully tiled walls and floor, electric heated towel rail, emergency pull cord and ceiling spot light.


Internal doors are quality Oak veneered. All apartments have a 24-hour careline facility and secure intercom entry intercom providing both an audio and visual link to the development main entrance. Each apartment also has it's own intruder alarm. Private Car parking is available with a permit at an annual charge of around £250 per annum for which there may be a waiting list.


Lease 125 Years from 2014
Ground Rent £425 p.a.


  • Retirement Living
  • Communal Lounge
  • Landscaped gardens
  • 24 Careline system
  • House Manager

Property Consultant

Paula Squire, Senior Property Consultant - Southern England

Paula Squire

01202 508081