Harbour View Cottage
About the home
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, 2km|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 500m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|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 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Linen and 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.
A returnable £250 security deposit is required along with a 25% holding deposit at time of booking. The balance is payable in full if your arrival is within 6 weeks. We are able to accept all major debit and credit cards for ease of booking.
The West Country / 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
The Falmouth area
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.
How to get there
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M5 motorway and the A30 or M3, A30, A303, passing Stone Henge (from London and the South East). Follow signs to Bodmin ,Truro, and then Falmouth. On entering town follow signs for the The Greenbank Hotel NOT the Maritime museum. Basset Place is immediately on the right after the Greenbank Hotel. Harbourview Coittage is no.6 immediately in front of you.
If you have a GPS the postcode is TR11 2SS
Train services to Truro and change onto the ‘Maritime Line’ branch train for the short journey to Falmouth Town
Car rental is available next to Falmouth Town Station which offer a drop off and pick-up service. Call on 01326 312280.
* Newquay International Airport (26 miles) and is serviced by many companies with a journey time of approx. 40 minutes.
Activities near Falmouth
Golf within 30 mins drive
Beach or lakeside relaxation
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Summer 2012||16 Jun 12||23 Jun 12||£ 900||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer 2012||23 Jun 12||30 Jun 12||£ 955||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer 2012||30 Jun 12||14 Jul 12||£ 995||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer Holidays 2012||14 Jul 12||1 Sep 12||£ 1045||-||-||1 Week|
|Sept 2012||1 Sep 12||27 Oct 12||£ 590||-||-||1 Week|
|October Half Term 2012||27 Oct 12||3 Nov 12||£ 705||-||-||1 Week|
|Winter 2012||3 Nov 12||15 Dec 12||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|Pre Xmas Week||15 Dec 12||22 Dec 12||£ 510||-||-||1 Week|
|Xmas Week||22 Dec 12||29 Dec 12||£ 945||-||-||1 Week|
|New Year||29 Dec 12||5 Jan 13||£ 945||-||-||1 Week|
|Winter 2013||5 Jan 13||16 Feb 13||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|Half Term 2013||16 Feb 13||24 Feb 13||£ 670||-||-||1 Week|
|Winter 2013||24 Feb 13||23 Mar 13||£ 640||-||-||1 Week|
|Easter 2013||23 Mar 13||14 Apr 13||£ 825||-||-||1 Week|
|Spring 2013||14 Apr 13||11 May 13||£ 665||-||-||1 Week|
|Spring 2013||11 May 13||25 May 13||£ 745||-||-||1 Week|
|Spring Break||25 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 990||-||-||1 Week|
|Spring 2013||1 Jun 13||15 Jun 13||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer 2013||15 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 955||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer 2013||29 Jun 13||13 Jul 13||£ 995||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer Hols 2013||13 Jul 13||7 Sep 13||£ 1045||-||-||1 Week|
|Late Summer 2013||7 Sep 13||28 Sep 13||£ 625||-||-||1 Week|
|Autumn 2013||28 Sep 13||19 Oct 13||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|School Hols Oct||19 Oct 13||1 Nov 13||£ 705||-||-||1 Week|
|Pre Xmas Week 2013||14 Dec 13||21 Dec 13||£ 605||-||-||1 Week|
|Xmas & New Year||21 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||£ 1045||-||-||1 Week|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
For your convenience we are able to accept all debit and credit cards for deposits and bookings etc.
PLEASE NOTE OUR PREFERRED CHANGEOVER DAY IS SATURDAY. We may be able to change the changeover dayoutside peak periods. Please enquire. Our minimum booking period is for 4 days outside peak holiday times.Enquire now
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Our normal changeover day is Saturday. Outside of the peak periods we are willing to be flexible on the changeover day. please contact us to discuss your requirements.
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