In Kingsand, the end one of a row of ancient cottages with 17th cent. origins, south-facing, on three levels and with pretty views over rooftops to the sea. In front, a tiny sunny garden (table/chairs) - more pedestrians and horse riders pass than vehicles. A mere 30 yards away is the entrance to Mount Edgcumbe’s 800 acre estate and the Coast Path. Nearest good food/friendly pub, 50 yards; beach, 150 yards.Inside, every inch a home. Stable doors (5'8" lintel) into sunlight-filled dining room with limestone floor, beams, fridge and multi-fuel stove. Galley kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, electric cooker) with handcrafted oak worktops. From dining room, half-turn steepish stairs (stairgates) up to living room (TV/DVD, Bluetooth speaker) with oak floor, open fire, comfy sofas (one a sofa bed) and door to ancient back lane. At this level, a dear little single bedroom (5'6" lintel). More steep stairs up to a double bedroom (TV) with long views over the village and coast, plus smart beamed bathroom (suite, shower over bath). Loading/unloading outside; car park, 150 yards. A gem of a cottage.
Kingsand and Cawsand: exquisite adjoining fishing villages in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty sheltered by a wooded headland; pebble-and-sand beaches, family pubs, cafés, essential shops. Watersports hire in Cawsand. Whitsand Bay, 1 mile; Mount Edgcumbe (800 acres for walking), and seasonal pedestrian ferry to Plymouth (city amenities, theatre, cinema), 2½ miles. Plymouth by car ferry, 8½ miles.
Over three floors - First floor sitting room with open fire. 1 x single bedroom. Second floor: 1 x double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor dining room with multi-fuel stove and galley kitchen.
KINGSAND AND CAWSAND The twin villages of Kingsand and Cawsand, with narrow streets winding between pastel-coloured cottages, lie on the Rame Peninsula just 5 miles from Plymouth.
This property offers the following short breaks: