3 miles from Gunwalloe and 3 from Poldhu Cove (Nat. Trust sandy beach), a single-storey semi-detached cottage lovingly converted from a barn with secluded garden with trees, sloping lawns and shrubs. Plenty of outdoor space for your surfboards, bicycles, kayaks and beach gear.
Twenty-two steps down through the garden to step up to large glazed double entrance doors. Kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric cooker) with beams, wood floor, electric fire and stable doors to a little enclosed patio (bench). Living room with multi-fuel woodburner, TV/DVD, Velux windows and glazed bi-fold doors to small walled terrace. Three bedrooms - a large double (7' bed) and, off a hallway, a twin with en suite shower-room (suite) and a single with day bed; bathroom (suite, shower over bath). Washing machine in alcove. A cosy, private cottage in a peaceful, tranquil spot, well located for the lovely beaches and walks around the Lizard Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Gunwalloe: small Lizard Peninsula village (pub) on the Coast Path, with sandy beach (set for Poldark, 17th cent. Offshore wreck) and part of The Loe (freshwater lake, walks). Several other beaches nearby, including Dollar Cove (reputed to contain Spanish treasure), ½ mile. Flambards theme park, 4 miles; seal sanctuary, 5. Helston (town), 5 miles; Porthleven, 6.
All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double, 1 x twin with en-shower room with shower, basin and WC. 1 x single with additional day bed. Sitting room with wood burning stove and glazed doors to garden. Kitchen with dining area. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
GUNWALLOE Helston 5 miles; Mullion 7 miles. Gunwalloe village is situated amongst the sand dunes and cliffs on the west coast of the Lizard Peninsula with three beaches, a large stretch of sand reaching as far as Porthleven, Dollar and Church Cove and a popular pub, The Halzephron Inn, offering tables outside with views right across Mount’s Bay. Gunwalloe is near to Mullion which is a large village on the Lizard Peninsula, the most southerly tip of mainland Britain. The village is home to a selection of popular restaurants, shops and pubs, Mullion Meadows Chocolate Factory and coffee shop, as well as Mullion Cove, a pretty working harbour. Helston is a pleasant, busy market town famous for its Flora Day Festival and the fascinating Helston Folk Museum and the very popular Flambards theme park. Also within half an hours drive are Falmouth, St Ives and Penzance. The Helford River, with boat hire, sub-tropical gardens and two fabulous pubs is also just a 15 minute drive. Further afield is the harbour town of Falmouth to the east and Land's End to the west. Gunwalloe is a wonderful holiday destination offering plenty of attractions for the whole family