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Sea view to Godrevy lighthouse, from master bedroom. The South West Coastal path goes past the door.

Very well-equipped kitchen and breakfast room (table extends, seats 10)

Living room. Draw the curtain, pull out the sprung sofa bed and there's another bedroom

The beach below! 24/7 access for dogs.

Cosy up inside and watch the Atlantic storms from the living room. Better than YouTube.

West facing end of the living room. Redecorated, BTHomeHub5 wifi.

Dawn over the Atlantic. Bedroom redecorated May 014.

Watch surfers, seals and possibly dolphins... all before getting out of bed!

Double room, overlooks Teetotal Street: just as quaint as it sounds.

Back of the cottage, from St Eia Street, shows the tiny cobbled courtyard.

Stairs from the breakfast room lead up to a family bathroom and living room.

Watch boats and people come and go from the cafes and pubs lining the harbour.

St Ives' beaches and waters are among the cleanest in Europe.

Barbeque on Bamaluz beach (watch out for pirates).

World class art includes Barbara Hepworth's studio and sculpture garden.

Porthmeor beach, home to the Surf School, the Tate gallery, and a wonderful cafe.

Back home, floors are wood or stone, rugs are all washable.

Small but perfectly formed single bedroom, gets afternoon sun. Underbed storage, chest of drawers.

View of St Eia Street from the double and single rooms.

Once upon a time pilchards were poured into the kitchen through this window for salting and storing

Buy a tray of line-caught mackerel round the corner, £2.

The Sloop. Turn left up Fish Street to reach the cottage (see Directions).

Drop off your luggage, park around the corner at The Island (see Directions).