SOLD: Lappa Valley Steam Railway Tourist Attraction

  • Established in 1974
  • 3 separate narrow gauge railways with over 3 miles of track through a beautiful valley – a veritable oasis of wildlife conservation!
  • Believed to be the only attraction in Europe with 3 different railway gauges (15, 10¼ and 7¼ inch gauges)
  • Leisure, recreational and children’s adventure areas accessed by steam train from Benny Halt Station, adjacent to visitors car park (capacity circa 225 vehicles)
  • Operated Easter to late October plus 8 days or so of “Santa Specials”
  • Entrance ticket includes use of all amenities – including adventure playground, brick-path maze, boating lake, crazy golf, pedal cars, etc. – except electric cars for 5 to 12 year olds (which is the only paid-for amenity on site)
  • Historic mine engine house (Wheal Rose) – with visitor viewing platform – and its associated chimney
  • Separately accessed 9 hole golf course on adjacent land – but not operated
  • Total site approximately 60 acres (a mixture of mainly leased plus some freehold land)
  • Excellent and very enthusiastic management and staff
  • Very significant further business development potential
  • Retirement sale