Right on the waterfront in St Mawes, a pretty terraced cottage 75 yards from the harbour and a 2 minute level walk from shops, with fantastic views across the sea to the mouth of the Helford River in one direction and the mouth of the Percuil River in the other. At the back, private suntrap courtyard (table/chairs, shrubs) for sitting out.Inside, spacious and light. Large living room with ‘coal effect’ electric fire, TV/DVD and two windows with view of seafront. Good-sized kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric cooker). Utility room (washing machine, sink). Shower-room (suite) and door to back porch (tumble drier) through to courtyard. Open tread stairs up to two bedrooms - a double (5' bed), and a twin, both with panoramic sea views as if from the bridge of a ship; bathroom (suite, shower over bath) with wonderful sea views from the bath. Parking outside during winter and on summer nights; public car park (extra), a short walk away. A wonderful waterside location.
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.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin, both with panoramic sea views. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Sitting room with ‘coal effect’ electric fire and sea view, kitchen with dining area, utility room. Ground floor shower-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: