A simple, cosy three-storey cottage on a quiet road, just 150 yards from the pub, shops and quay in Flushing. A courtyard (table/chairs) at the rear of the cottage is a tranquil enclosed space for alfresco dining. The cottage is simply presented without frills and has been enjoyed by its owners for many years as a relaxing seaside retreat. Entrance porch for boots/coats. Open-plan living/dining/kitchen (slimline dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, small freezer, larder fridge, electric cooker) with flame-effect electric fire, smart TV/DVD, iPod dock and door to courtyard. Stairs up to first floor and two bedrooms - a double, and a small single (limited clothes-hanging space); bathroom (suite, shower over bath). More stairs up to top floor (top stairgate) and a spacious twin (no door) with sloping ceiling, light streaming in from dual-aspect windows, two wicker chairs and TV. A handy base for sailing, coastal walking and enjoying many local events and regattas.
Flushing: exceptionally pretty, unspoilt and peaceful village (sandy beach, colour-washed cottages, church, shop, two pubs, quay restaurant) beside the Penryn River estuary, looking across boat-busy water to Falmouth. 17th cent. Dutch people founded it. Slipway. Pedestrian ferry to Falmouth (by car, about 3½ miles).
Over three floors.Three bedrooms: 1 x first floor double, 1 x first floor single, 1 x second floor twin. Open-plan living area with sitting area with flame-effect electric fire, kitchen and dining area. First floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
Flushing Falmouth, with its magnificent natural harbour (the third largest in the world), winding streets and beaches, will keep you occupied for hours. The town's old harbourside pubs, excellent shopping, art gallery and stunning National Maritime Museum simply complete the picture.
This property offers the following short breaks: