Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The cottage which dates back to circa 1803 is one of the oldest Georgian properties in Falmouth and commands superb harbour views towards Flushing, Carrick Roads, and the Roseland peninsula. The cottage is approached via a stained glass door to an entrance porch with access to the large living room. All rooms at the front have harbour views including a living room with flat screen tv, dvd, stereo with ipod dock, comfortable furniture, lighting,and fireplace with woodburning stove.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Gyllyngvase beach 2 km
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay 35 km, Nearest railway: Falmouth Town 1.5 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

The dining room has original Georgian floorboards and also has a dining table with seating for up to 8 people. The newly fitted kitchen comprises full range of units and appliances including dishwasher, washer/dryer, large fridge/freezer/ and ceramic hob and fan oven. There is also a breakfast bar with stools with views through dining room and harbour view. Bedroom 1 also enjoys views to the harbour and Falmouth Docks with a large double bed, built in original Georgian wardrobes, flat screen wall mounted tv with freeview, drawer unit, bedside cabinets, and lighting. Bedroom 2 also enjoys superb views and comprises 2 single beds with cabinet and lighting, chest of drawers, original Georgian cupboards, and wall mounted flat screen tv with Freeview. Bedroom 3 with more views and a 4'6" double bed with bedside cabinet and lighting, cupboard with hanging space.

The brand new Family bathroom is of a very generous size and comprises, full shower bath with separate themostatic shower, wall hung wash hand basin, low level WC, and attractive wood panelling and original beams throughout..

Outside there is a very attractive front garden taking full advantage of the harbour views and with table and seating to enjoy breakfast or an evening drink. Please note the sun rises on the front of the house and makes it a delightful place to be for morning coffee! The generous mature rear garden which is maintained by our gardener is spread over 3 levels with beautifully mature shrubs and hidden private areas. (A charcoal BBQ area and various seating and tables are provided May - Sept) Fishing rods within are provided for your use if you fancy catching dinner!

Further details

As the property is up a small flight of steps it may not be suitable for the elderly or infirm. Please note that we do not provide high chairs or cots.

Although there is no designated parking it is available in Basset Place on a first come first served basis. There is also ample parking in the adjoining streets with few restrictions.

The Cornwall region

Cornwall is one of the world's iconic destinations. Falmouth enjoys sheltered bays in the south, ancient moorland, beautiful calm river estuaries and creeks. It’s a playground for surfers, ramblers, sailors, canoeists, real ale buffs, food lovers, and people seeking a break from a busy world. Visitors to Cornwall have discovered a fascinating, naturally thrilling adventure playground


Falmouth is a large friendly town, port and resort, and is one of the world's most beautiful natural harbours, It has views of Carrick Roads the heart of wooded-creeks of Cornwall. It is a fabulous place for sailing and boating, beaches, sightseeing or garden-visiting Sheltered sandy and rock pool beaches, yachts/boats (ferries, creek cruises), National Maritime Museum, small shops, galleries, restaurants, and numerous pubs and bars for all tastes and ages. Golf, tennis, children's play, is all nearby.