On a quiet, wooded lane in the peaceful hamlet of Polmorla, ½ mile from the centre of Wadebridge with its bistros, cafés, pubs and cinema, a semi-detached cottage with 17th cent. origins. All beautifully restored, insulated and made gorgeous with slate floors downstairs, low doorways and beams (5'8"), thick knobbly walls and bags of charm. To the side, a simple walled garden with 4 slate steps up to raised lawn (table/chairs, bench), and useful sheds for bicycles/surfboards.
Cosy living room with open fire and TV/DVD/Blu-ray. Generous-sized dining room with big inglenook (ornamental). Smart kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, freezer, larder fridge, electric oven/induction hob, iPod dock) with door (5'4" lintel) to back garden; back lobby with room to play, hooks for coats and space for walking boots/wellies with door (5'2" lintel) to back. Narrow, steep stairs (stairgates) up to three bedrooms - a roomy double (5' bed with footboard), a twin, and a twin (truckle) with hooks for clothes-hanging; large bathroom (suite, shower over bath) and neat shower-room (suite). At the back, utility shed (washing machine, tumble drier). A gem of a cottage with a pleasant, wooded level lane walk to pub/shops (remember torch).
Wadebridge: lively, small market town with plenty of shops, good restaurants, cinema, leisure centre (indoor pool) and fine medieval bridge on the river Camel, where bicycles can be hired for the Camel Trail. Padstow, 6 miles.
Three bedrooms. 1 x king-size double, 2 x twin, one with stacker beds. Sitting room with open fire, dining room with ornamental inglenook. Kitchen. Bathroom with bath, shower over basin and WC. Shower-room with shower, basin and WC. External utility shed.
WADEBRIDGE Padstow 6 miles; Newquay 16 miles. The bustling market town of Wadebridge is perfectly placed alongside the ebb and flow of the River Camel, an ideal location for exploring the natural beauty of North Cornwall. The town hosts an array of excellent shops, pubs and restaurants, all offering a personal and friendly service and is home to North Cornwall's only family-owned cinema. The beautiful countryside surrounding the town is criss-crossed with a network of local footpaths, amazing gardens and stately homes to explore, whilst the renowned Camel Trail passes through the town, providing 17 miles of fabulous, traffic free walking, horse riding and cycling opportunities. The stunning North Cornwall coast is within 5 miles, boasting a huge selection of beaches, rocky coves and towering cliffs to explore and the nearby town of Padstow, with its colourful harbour, pastel-washed, medieval houses and celebrated restaurants is a must. Visit the UK surfing capital of Newquay, with over 11 miles of golden sandy beaches, a fascinating sea life centre, exciting zoo and vibrant nightspots. Whatever your desire, there's something for everyone in this terrific holiday location.