St Austell is a large town in the south of Cornwall in the south-west of England, situated on the southern coast of the county and with easy access to the nearby Bodmin moor. Originally having grown around the mining of tin, copper and clay, the town has since grown into a centre for shopping as well as a tourist destination. St Austell provides locals and visitors alike with a whole range of activities in which to take art, from strolling along the coastline with a portion of fish and chips to visiting the nearby Eden Project and Lost Gardens of Heligan. The town also offers a range of sporting activities for all of the family, including local cricket teams for men, women and children, as well as a gym, rugby and football field and tennis courts. Those keen on exploration can take a trip to the nearby Bodmin Moor, located less than an hour away from St Austell and offering excellent views of the rugged landscape. Properties for sale in the area range from stylish and modern flats and apartments, to large family homes with accompanying gardens, as well as homes with unparalleled views of the gorgeous coastline.