Set in the heart of Cornwall's Port Issac, within a quiet residential cul-de-sac, is this whitewashed semi-detached cottage overlooking the bay. Ideal for families, this weather-boarded cottage is decorated with peace and comfort in mind. Enter the hall and through the front door to the open-plan living room - perfect for relaxing and planning trips into the village, or out into the Cornish countryside. The décor boasts a contemporary feel brought together with cream-coloured units curving around the wall and complimented with coastal blue tiles. The sweeping floor leads round to the lounge, which hosts a beautiful set of armchairs and a woodburning stove in a small inglenook of the room. Patio doors lead from here out into the garden, with stunning views of clear waters and craggy headland. The first floor plays host to three family-friendly bedrooms each with beds from The Handmade Bed Company; two double along with children's bunks, served by a gleaming bathroom. Up on the second floor is the master suite with a super kingsize double with vi-spring mattress, boasting its own shower room, and more of those inspiring views stretching from the Juliet balcony, to the green countryside backed by the sea. Much of Port Issac is unchanged from its fishing days, with an abundance of character properties clustered behind the harbour. Meander down winding, narrow streets and discover numerous shops, tea rooms and restaurants selling local produce. Within easy reach are the beaches of Polzeath, Daymer and Rock. Further afield is Padstow with its chocolate-box sea front and many watering holes to quench your thirst. Explore Bodmin Moor and its fascinating archaeological remains scattered across wind swept uplands. A wonderful retreat you'll be itching to return to.
Over three floors. Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link can be twins on request), 1 x king-size double, 1 x children's bunks, 1 x second floor super king-size double. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC, second floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
PORT ISAAC Polzeath 6 miles; Padstow 9 miles Port Isaac, one of the undiscovered treasures of Cornwall. A beautiful fishing village nestling in a steep sided valley, the old village in the valley remains unchanged from its days of fishing, slate export and smuggling in the previous century. An abundance of small character properties complemented by larger cliff-top retreats, can be found with easy access to the numerous restaurants and shops of the village. The sandy harbour provides an abundance of rock pools as the tide retreats. Only ten minutes drive from the beaches of Polzeath, Daymer and Rock, it is perfect for romantic and family holidays alike. There is ample parking at the top of the village or on the beach during the times displayed.
This property offers the following short breaks: