Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
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 new for 2011 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||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|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!
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 West Country 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.