Truro is the only city in Cornwall, located roughly in the middle of the county and in the south-west of England. An important medieval port and location for the mining of tin in the Victorian period, Truro has a long and rich history, leaving the city with a beautiful Victorian cathedral and gorgeous winding streets. With an excellent range of restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs, Truro has a thriving nightlife. Truro also offers a range of daytime activities for all of the family, including beautiful green spaces, museums, galleries and cinemas. Truro also offers excellent education in a range of local primary and secondary schools, making the city perfect for young families as well as those simply looking for a vibrant and beautiful location in which to live. With excellent transport links to nearby coastal towns such as Penzance, Truro offers not only the availability of the many attractions of the town itself but of Cornwall as a whole, with its beautiful coastlines and the nearby Bodmin Moor. Properties in Truro range from beautiful, cottage-style terraces to modern townhouses and opulent family homes surrounded by huge, green gardens.