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. There are extensive 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.

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 provides 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 store cupboard with light and shelving housing the Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water and a concealed ‘Vent Axia’ heat unit. A Feature glazed panelled door leads to the Living room.


A feature fire surround and pleasantly welcoming room with a double-glazed window. 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’ 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. Electric panel heater and a walk-in wardrobe with auto light, ample hanging space and shelving.


A modern wetroom style with a 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. Electric heated towel rail, and electric wall heater, emergency pull cord and ceiling spot light. Fully tiled walls and floor.


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 by permit with an charge of around £250 per annum for which there may be a waiting list.


Service Charge £2164.70 p.a. up to financial year end 30/09/2022.
Lease 125 Years from 2014
Ground Rent £425 p.a.


  • Redecorated upper floor 1 bed apartment
  • Living room with access to a small balcony
  • Pleasant outlook to a heavily tree-lined bank
  • Quality kitchen with a host of appliances
  • Modern wetroom with level access shower
  • House Manager offers daily support
  • 24-Hour call system provides further peace-of-mind
  • Excellent communal facilities
  • Guest suite for visitors
  • Vibrant Cathedral City

Property Consultant

Stephen Hobday, Property Consultant - South West region

Stephen Hobday

0345 556 4120