Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Moonfleet is an historic cottage set in the picturesque village of Kingsand. It is deceptively spacious and has a beautiful garden at the rear as well as a spacious interior. It is set right in the heart of the village and is just a few minutes walk from the beaches, local restaurants and bars.
It has a very pretty open plan conservatory/dining area that has been furnished in keeping with the character of the cottage. It has It has an additional living area with a TV and DVD player. The house has ample seating for 8 and wireless internet access.
French windows open out from the conservatory/dining area to a sunny secluded garden at rear. Very peaceful and private and plenty of space for family to eat alfresco or children to play. Some mature and well kept plants make this a lovely area to relax and unwind.
The kitchen is modern with good range of units including a rayburn oven and hotplate, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. A high chair and cot can be provided for younger guests on request.
On the ground floor there is a twin bedroom and on the lower ground floor a modern shower room with w.c. and wash basin. On the first floor there are two double bedrooms, 1 room with bunk beds and bathroom with w.c. and wash basin.
Situated on the Rame Peninsula, the historic villages of Kingsand and Cawsand offer a haven of peace and tranquility. Relax on the beach or in one of the village pubs or cafes or take a stroll through the narrow streets of colour washed cottages and shops that follow.
Swimming, fishing, windsurfing and water skiing are all available on the beaches or you can follow the coast path through the village and the Mount Edgecumbe estate to Cremyll. In the other direction the coast path takes you round the headland to the glorious sandy beach of Whitsand Bay.
From Cawsand, and just a few minutes walk from the property, you can take a passenger ferry across to the city of Plymouth which offers an abundance of high street and independent shops, restaurants, cafes, bars, theatres and attractions to suit everyone. The Barbican and Hoe are steeped in history and are definitely worth a visit.
If you're feeling energetic then Dartmoor is a mere half an hour away as are Looe and Polperro. Bodmin Moor is only 45 minutes.
Please note: This property has a Friday to Friday changeover, to book during July and August.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Whitsand Bay|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay Airport 74 km, Nearest railway: Paignton Railway Station? 46.5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
-A large living area furnished with a two seater sofas and two arm chairs.
-Flatscreen TV with Freeview and DVD player.
-Wireless internet access for guests who bring their own laptop.
-A high chair and cot can be provided for younger guests on request.
-Open plan kitchen/diner/conservatory with french windows opening out to the garden.
-Traditional cottage style kitchen with a Rayburn oven and grill, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.
-Full utensils and accessories including a microwave, kettle, toaster, coffee machine and CD player.
-Washing machine and dryer in utility cupboard.
-The dining area is furnished with a dark wood dining table with seating for 8, a three seater sofa, wicker arm chair, coffee table and four drawer chest.
-Situated on the first floor with views over the treetops and hills.
-Furnished with a king-size bed, two bedside tables both with lamps, triple wardrobe, mirror and a six drawer chest.
-Situated on the first floor.
-Furnished with a double bed, two bedside cabinets both with lamps, double wardrobe with mirror, a six drawer chest and wash basin.
-Situated on the ground floor.
-Furnished with twin beds, single wardrobe, shelving with lamps and a large mirror.
-Situated on the first floor.
-Furnished with bunk beds, single wardrobe, bedside table with lamp, airing cupboard and four drawer chest
-Main bathroom is located on the first floor and comprises a slipper style roll top bath with shower mixer taps, wash basin, w.c., mirror and shelving.
-Shower room is located on the lower ground floor off the conservatory/dining area and comprises a shower cubicle with power shower, wash basin and w.c.
|Further details outdoors|
-Garden/dining room opens out onto south west facing garden with a backdrop of mature trees and countryside views.
-Large paved patio, outside dining area with table and seating for 8.
-Garden has a rural feel, with grass, mature plants, apple and pear trees.
-Tucked away at the bottom of the garden is an attractive wooden play fort for children aged 5-10.
-The cottage is withing walking distance of the village centre and beach.
-Mount Edgcumbe house and gardens is a short walk away.
-The ferry to Plymouth is just a short walk away.
-Plymouth Barbican is just 30 minutes away via the Cawsand ferry.
-Local coastal walks close by.
The West Country region
South Cornwall, a secluded and beautiful part of the West Country, is the perfect retreat at any time of year. South Cornwall holidays offer a true escape, the area’s isolated stretches of coastline are strewn with charming whitewashed villages reminiscent of times passed. Enjoy a stay in a South Cornwall holiday cottage and discover the truth behind the mysterious legends and ancient sites that give South Cornwall its fascinating character. Visitors to Cornwall will be treated to dramatic scenery, from wooded valleys to jagged cliffs, as the setting for their holiday.
Mousehole is famous for its Christmas illuminations around the harbour
South Cornwall boasts the Tate St Ives and the Newlyn Art Gallery, near Penzance
St Austell Brewery has been brewing beer and real ale since 1851
The adjoining villages of Kingsand and Cawsand are the perfect base for the tourist or holiday maker looking for a quiet getaway. The historical fishing villages are unspoilt by time and still retain their colour-washed cottages, narrow streets, pubs, restaurants and shops. There are a good number of friendly pubs in the villages as well as a couple of general stores, galleries and a delicatessen.
Kingsand and Cawsand lie within the boundaries of Mount Edgcumbe Country Park - one of four designated Country Parks in Cornwall. The villages overlook Plymouth Sound and have the River Tamar valley on hand, waiting to be discovered. Looe and Polperro are only a short drive away and both Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor are about a 45 minute drive.
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