Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Foxgloves is a very special, south facing, lovingly restored old cornish country cottage set in a privately owned, secluded wooded valley.The small village of Upton Cross is just a 2 minute drive away.The village has a good pub, The Caradon Inn, that serves food,a village shop/post office and the renowned Sterts Open Air theatre.The market town of Liskeard is 6 miles away.
A new survey shows that Cornwall ranks as the best county in Britain for creating our favourite holiday memories .Foxgloves Cottage makes an ideal base from which to experience a truly cornish holiday.You are never more than 16 miles from a beach in Cornwall and there are 300 to choose from.You will be ideally placed to explore the whole of South Cornwall with its traditional fishing villages like Looe, Polperro , Mevagissey, Padstow and a coastline including long, sandy surfing beaches and smugglers' coves.Other popular attractions within reasonable driving distance are The Eden Project,Tall Ships at Charlestown, historic Plymouth with The Barbican and The Hoe, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Trebah sub-tropical Gardens and Lanhydrock House and Cotehele House.
.For those who wish to relax and unwind ,there is no need to go anywhere.
Foxgloves is a peaceful, tranquil place gifted with a truly enchanting setting. The adjacent owner's cottage is the only other property in the valley.On the edge of woodland, bounded by a stream at the bottom of the private, lawned garden, it has an abundance of wild flowers including foxgloves and bluebells.Watch the buzzard hawks wheeling and circling above the valley.Enjoy walks in the woods that start at the bottom of the garden. Go to sleep to the soothing sound of the stream whispering in the night.Wake up to birdsong.Enjoy walking on nearby Bodmin Moor.
Foxgloves is tastefully furnished in a classic country style.Full of character, it has flagstoned floors, beamed ceilings and granite hearths. There are two splendid, huge , original, granite fireplaces complete with wood burners.There are 3 bedrooms, 2 with double beds,(1 king size, 1 4'6") and one twin bedded room with 2 single 3' divans.Family bathroom with bath and shower.Dining room to seat 6, sitting room to seat 6. TV, DVD, broadband connection, radio/cd player.Fitted kitchen with fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble drier, electric cooker, microwave.Bed linen and towels provided. (Please bring own beach towels). Electric heating provided. First basket of logs provided. Arrival 4pm.
Foxgloves is a unique, cherished cottage, offering a memorable cornish holiday experience.
Dogs considered ,please contact owner to discuss further.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Cornwall area has an enormous range of attractions for anyone wishing to holiday here.
It is one of England's premier tourist locations and it's beautiful beaches, quaint fishing villages and atmospheric moorland offer everything for families and individuals alike.
Cornwall has 4 main regions, each with it's own unique charm.
Cornwall's beaches are unrivalled elswhere in Britain for their beauty and variety.
Beach towns such as Perranporth, Polzeath and Newquay are perhaps the best known of these, they are also excellent surfing beaches
Upton Cross is a picturesque village on the edge of Bodmin Moor with a public house and a village shop. Liskeard is about six miles away.