Barn | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Threshing Barn is one of 4 barn conversions tucked away down a long tree-lined driveway, set in 12 acres of Cornish countryside near the River Camel, half-a-mile from the small market town of Camelford, North Cornwall.
Large beamed open-plan living/dining room with high pitched ceiling, exposed rafters, rugs on oak floor and French doors to small balcony. Shaker-style kitchen area with beech worktops and oak floor. Double oven. Lower ground floor: Double bedroom (5ft brass bed). Two twin bedrooms. Bathroom with shower over whirlpool bath and toilet. Wi-Fi. Outside BBQ. 4* Gold Visit Britain grading. Non-smoking accommodation.
Numerous footpaths lead from the driveway into the heart of Camelford and surrounding countryside. Serious walkers can try the South West Coastal Path. The North Cornwall coast is only 5 miles away.
Camelford is an ideal base for exploring some of Cornwall's finest beaches and coastline, together with the expanse and solitude of rugged Bodmin Moor. Camelford Leisure Centre offers a 20m indoor pool, fitness studio and tennis courts, and the town has numerous shops, cafes, takeaways, as well as a pub, library, banks, art gallery and park. Golf and horse-riding are available one mile away.
Threshing Barn has been lovingly converted, providing quality 4* Gold self-catering accommodation with all mod-cons.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Trebarwith Strand 5 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay, Cornwall 48 km, Nearest railway: Bodmin Parkway, Cornwall 32 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set|
The West Country region
Trebarwith Strand, near Tintagel, Widemouth Bay, near Bude and Polzeath are three of the most popular surfing beaches in this area. Some children's wetsuits are available from the property owner, free of charge. Sailing and watersports enthusiasts can visit Rock, and take the short ferry crossing over the River Camel to Padstow to experience Rick Stein's fish and chips!
Padstow is also the finishing point of the Camel Trail, which links with Bodmin and Wadebridge, and is a haven for cyclists, walkers and nature lovers . Local cycle hire available. There are several National Trust properties and gardens within an hours' drive, including Lanhydrock House, near Bodmin and Cotehele, near Plymouth. The famous and ground-breaking Eden Project is well worth a visit, and only 40 minutes away.
The coast also provides some picturesque villages which are well worth a visit, including Boscastle, with its 18th Century quay and charming cottages, and nearby Tintagel, famous for its Arthurian legends and castle, which can still be seen. Both a 10 minute drive away. Port Isaac is an unspoilt, pretty fishing village and harbour (Port Wenn in “Doc Martin”), and has plenty of shops and eateries. The nearby moorland villages of St Breward and Blisland are unspoilt and picturesque, and the famous Jamaica Inn stands just off the A30 between Bodmin and Launceston. There is a cinema and adventure park at Wadebridge and bowling alley and indoor soft play area near Bude. The bustling seaside town of Newquay is 40 minutes away, with a Zoo and Aquarium, as well as numerous beaches, pubs and shops.
Camelford is an ideal base for exploring some of Cornwall's finest beaches and breathtaking coastline, together with the expanse and solitude of rugged Bodmin Moor.
Camelford Leisure Centre offers a 20m indoor swimming pool, fitness studio and tennis courts, and the town has numerous shops, cafes and takeaways, as well as a pub, library,banks, art gallery and park. Golf and horse-riding are available one mile away.