Category Archives: St Mellion

Lou and I are due to move to St Mellion (PL12 6RJ) at the end of June 2006. This category covers all things related to it.

Parking Theory

After a break of a year I’m now once more a regular attendee of St Mellion International Golf and Country Club. I don’t play golf but they have the nicest gym, swimming and leisure facilities that I know of. It’s … Continue reading

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Our wish list

Lou and I moved to St Mellion about 11 weeks ago now. Since then we’ve thought of lots of things we’d love to do with our house and garden. This is the list so far, in order of priority. Log … Continue reading

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My blog is turning into a shopping list! Next on the agenda is a HomePlug networking kit. The walls in the new house are much too thick for effective wireless connections, especially the run to the garage if I decide … Continue reading

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Microwave Oven

We need a new microwave before we move to St Mellion. The old one at Lou’s is rusting out at the top and it’s never worth moving something that heavy if it’s on the verge of falling apart. If we … Continue reading

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Mortgage Offer

Nationwide made us a mortgage offer last Saturday. Everything looks reasonable on it and I’ve contacted the solicitors who also seem to think there’s nothing to worry about. There was a charge of £717 which I phoned Nationwide to query. … Continue reading

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Our new house, as described by the Estate Agent

SITUATION St. Mellion is a much sought after village in South East Cornwall, three and six miles respectively from the larger towns of Callington and Saltash, with the Tamar Bridge at Saltash connecting to the City of Plymouth. St. Mellion … Continue reading

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Take-Away’s in range of St Mellion

Take Away’s Having checked that our new home is within broadband coverage, my next thought turns to take-away’s and home deliveries. Got to get the priorities right! Over the next few months I’m sure we will check out various ones … Continue reading

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