On the hillside above St Mawes, a spacious, detached, modestly styled dormer bungalow with wonderful views across the Percuil river and sea beyond. Large, enclosed gently sloping lawns (table/chairs, barbecue) for children and dogs to run and play, sheltered by pines and looking to St Anthony's Head. Ten minute walk down to restaurants, shops, harbour and beaches (return may take longer).
Step up to front door (ramp available, by arrangement). Hall for coats/boots. Simple, practical galley-style kitchen (slimline dishwasher, microwave, freezer, fridge, electric cooker). Utility room (washing machine, tumble drier, sink, shower, loo) with door from parking area, ideal for rinsing sand and storing sailing gear/wetsuits. Living/dining room with open fire and TV/DVD, leading to second living room with views to Summers beach and the village below and doors to verandah with 3 steps down to garden. Three bedrooms downstairs - a single (limited clothes-hanging space), a double, (TV) and a twin (basin, third single bed available for alternative sleeping). Shower-room (wet-room suite). Open tread stairs up to another double bedroom (5' bed) with Velux windows, TV/DVD and en suite shower-room (suite). Suitable for wheelchair users (please discuss your requirements with us before booking). A simple seaside holiday home in a brilliant area for beaches and the beautiful Roseland Peninsula.
St Mawes: beautiful village (shops, pubs, restaurants, galleries) with harbour, two beaches and Henry VIII castle, at the end of the lovely Roseland Peninsula, looking across to St Anthony Head (summer pedestrian ferry), and to Falmouth and the Helford River. Pedestrian ferry to Falmouth and cruises on Carrick Roads. Sailing school; canoeing; fishing trips; regattas. St Just in Roseland, 2 miles.
Over two floors. Four bedrooms, three ground floor 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin with basin (third single bed available for alternative sleeping), 1 x single. 1 x first floor king size double bedroom with en suite shower-room. Sitting room with open fire and dining area, second sitting room with sea glimpses and doors to verandah. Galley-style kitchen and utility room with shower and WC. Ground floor wet-room with shower, basin and WC.
ST MAWES Falmouth 16 miles via car ferry, 3 miles via passenger ferry; Truro 10.5 miles via car ferry, 18 miles by road. St Mawes is a small fishing village situated on the Roseland Peninsula, part of Cornwall’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is surrounded by rocky coves, sandy beaches and lush countryside and has a notable historic castle guarding the entrance to the River Fal. The village is a haven for boating and yachting with many events and functions taking place and of course the local produce is outstanding, with local pubs and restaurants serving delicious seafood dishes throughout the year. Nearby there are plenty of activities to keep the whole family busy including walks, watersports and boat trips. Across from the harbour is the town of Falmouth, with its magnificent natural harbour (the third largest in the world), winding streets and beaches, the amenities will keep you occupied for hours. The town's old harbour-side pubs, excellent shopping, art gallery and stunning National Maritime Museum simply complete the picture. Pendennis Castle, built by Henry VIII, is Falmouth's most popular attraction, sited on its own peninsula with superb panoramic sea views.
This property offers the following short breaks: