So you want to buy ... a property in Cornwall


14th March, 2009


Bronze age peoples and one of the six Celtic nations; boundary with English set in 922; Duchy of Cornwall (54,521 hectares) created in 1337 by Edward III to provide an income for the Prince of Wales; Cornish spoken until late 18th century; one of Europe’s most important tin mining areas from the Stone Age until the early 20th century Population: about 500,000 Transport distances: Falmouth to London 460 kilometres

benign climate; historic landscape and awe inspiring coastline...

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