Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

The Cottage has been extensively renovated and refurbished now having a double bedroom,a twin bedroom and two shower rooms,whilst still retaining it's three hundred year old character.It is light and tastefully decorated in neutral colours and simply furnished to a high standard.

St Agnes is a popular,yet unspoiled village in a rural setting close to beautiful sandy beaches.It is renowned for it's outstanding natural beauty attracting artists from all over the country.St Agnes is a friendly retreat where holiday makers are made welcome.There are various shops in the village from food stores, bakery, chemist, butcher, newsagent, florist and post office to a bank ,hairdressers and art and craft shops. Old pubs and restaurants abound in the narrow streets and lanes,and there is a Chinese take away and restaurant, and a fish and chip shop,plus superb hot pasties from the bakery.

There are many village events in the summer-the annual carnival,the steam engine rally,the art exhibition and the lifeboat day spectacular.

The sandy beach at Trevaunance Cove is popular with surfers and families and is manned by lifeguards.It has beach shops,cafes,a smugglers'pub and toilets.Walkers enjoy joining the famous cliff walk around the county from here.

The small airfield at the next village of Perranporth do glider and scenic trips of the area but do not disturb our peace.

Perranporth also has a very active golf club amongst the sand dunes.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Trevaunance Cove 1.6 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay 24 km, Nearest railway: Truro 12 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

One shower room is upstairs and the downstairs shower room is very useful for families coming home from the beach.

The log fire is a woodburner.

The cottage is in a very peaceful situation-the village is reached by a short walk in either direction along the lane.

There is a table with four chairs,BBQ and parasol in the courtyard garden -also a bench-seat and coffee table.

Further details outdoors

The conservatory entrance leads off a pretty courtyard garden with garden furniture and BBQ.The area is gated and secure for toddlers.Smoking is allowed in the courtyard garden but please do not .leave cigarette stubs around.

The Cornish lane leading to the property is wide enough for cars-delivery lorries manage-but if you have a people carrier or large van you can park a few metres away in a wider part of the lane.

Because of the thick walls in the cottage,the wifi signal is available next door in the main house entrance conservatory which has two chairs and is always open.

Please note,if the dates you require are booked,try our following properties:-

The Garden Flat (also sleeps4/2 but sorry,no dogs)property no:4651834

The Log Cabin (sleeps 2,accepts one dog)property no:4651996

Further details

High chair,travel cot and baby bath may be ordered at time of booking.

Top quality tennis courts are a five minute stroll at the top of our lane.

Linen and towels are provided,plus kitchen and shower room cleaning materials,kitchen and toilet rolls.

Electric is on a coin meter which has been correctly set by our electrician.

Cornish cream tea awaits you in the fridge with tea,sugar and milk.You are greeted with a bottle of wine and fresh flowers on the table.

Surf lessons availableat the beach.

2 Riding stables on edge of village.

The Cornwall region

Cornwall is a county renowned for it's tourist industry,and St Agnes is well known for it's friendly welcome to holiday makers.We have varied scenery -all easily reached as we are central and although very rural,only 3 miles from the dual carriage way which links with all parts of the county.There is a strong historical link to tin mining in St.Agnes and a very interesting museum on the edge of the village .

The opposite coast (Falmouth and the Helford River) is only 15 miles away and The Cottage is an ideal holiday base,being central for visiting The Eden Project,The Lost Gardens of Heligan,St Ives and the Tate Gallery with Barbara Hepworth's Sculpture Gardens,The Minnack Theatre on the cliffs at Porthcurno which is open for various performances all summer,St Michael's Mount,The National,Maritime Museum at Falmouth,The Bodmin Steam Railway,various old restored tin mines,many gardens and country houses,wild life sanctuaries and theme parks.

St Agnes

There is something for everyone in St Agnes ("Aggie" as the locals call it.)There are 2 local riding stables,surfing lessons available,a choice of 3 local beaches,stunning walks(Our neighbours run"The Stompers" and organise long walks in the area) and a folder of local strolls and walks is left in the property with books and leaflets detailing what's on and where to go.There is a developing music scene in the village and the pubs are becoming well known venues at the weekends for up-and-coming bands.There is a local Tourist Information Centre in the village.A guide and street map is left in the property and includes useful telephone numbers and details of events in the village.Should you need any help or information,we are close and happy to help.