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House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Built in 2009 this is a modern contemporary property boasting panoramic sea views. With your own balcony you can enjoy al fresco dining and watch the fishermen and dolphins. Shore View is located in a quiet fishing village and is perfectly positioned for exploring Cornwall. An ideal base for access to beaches and attractions. The property is furnished to a high standard and has 3 bedrooms, 3 wet rooms, and a modern kitchen. It really is home from home!
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay/Plymouth, Nearest railway: St Germans/Liskeard|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The kitchen / dining room is located at the road level . The solid oak kitchen is 'home from home' with excellent quality cooking equipment, double oven, icemaking fridge and dishwasher. The washing machine is located in the garage. The dining room boasts majestic views of the sea with a juliette balcony and is a favourite place to sit watching and listening to the local fishermen and the dolphins playing.
The Lounge is located on the second floor and has seating for up to 8 people. There is a TV, DVD player and also CD/sound system for entertainment. There are also a variety of toys and books for you to enjoy. This leads to the balcony which has patio furniture, and once again breathtaking views of the sea.
Master Suite—situated on the third floor this suite has a superking sized bed. The dressing room has oak furniture, there is a full wetroom including bath and shower, tiled in travertine with modern sink. The dressing room can be used for a travel cot if required.
Bedroom two is also located on the third floor and has twin beds, and once again uninterrputed sea views from this room. Also located opposite this room is a full wetroom including a bath, travertine tiles and modern sink.
Bedroom Three is located opposite the lounge on the second floor, it has twin beds. This room has a wetroom next to it, including a shower.
Cloakroom—there is a toilet/sink located next to the garage door on the way into the
The property has tiled flooring on the kitchen/dining level and solid oak flooring throughout the lounge and bedrooms.
|Further details outdoors|
There is an allocated parking space on the driveway and also free on road parking.
The house is positioned in a quiet no through road. Wifi is available via BT Fon.
This property does not have a garden, the outside space is provided by the balcony - the beach is just a short walk, we have a box of spare wellies and crabbing lines for those who fancy rock pooling or splashing!
Children must be supervised at all times on the Balcony.
No smoking inside the house or on the property.
Changeover day is Saturday. Arrival time is 16.00 and departure by 10:00.
Duvets and pillows are provided, and we are happy to provide linen and towels. Please bring your own beach towels.
The West Country region
There is so much to see and do in Cornwall all the year round! Summer is fantastic but we love the winter months too, nothing beats a sunny winters day strolling along the beach or sitting around the log fire in the pub at lunchtime. We benefit from a very mild, temperate climate on the sheltered south cornish coast and are frequently the warmest and sunniest place in the UK, especially during the winter months.
Heading west is LOOE, a popular fishing village with sandy beach, pubs, cafes and shops, you can fish, go crabbing or take a boat from its quay. On from Looe walk the spectacular coast path or drive to TALLAND BAY and indulge in the Talland Bay Beach Cafe's home-made cakes or cream tea. Carry on the coast path or drive to one of Cornwall's most famous, the historic, picture postcard fishing village of POLPERRO. Narrow streets, Cornish slate cottages, quaint pubs and shops.
Further on and worth a visit is FOWEY, especially cream tea in Pinky Murphy's cafe.
Head east from our property and the drive is jaw dropping looking down over WHITSAND BAY, a 5 mile stretch of sand and rocks. Its great for walking and surfing and make time for lunch at The View restaurant, or the CLIFF TOP CAFE hidden a short walk from the road opposite the caravan park. From here walk out to RAME HEAD and then drive/walk onto KINGSAND/CAWSAND, very pretty, sheltered ajoining fishing vlllages with 2 beaches, great pubs, and cafe and nearby are 800 acres of walking at MOUNT EDGECOMBE PARK. A pedestrian ferry takes you to Plymouth or car ferry from Torpoint to Plymouth.
Inland, don't forget The Eden Project, the National Trust house and garden Lanhydrock, Antony House, Lost Gardens of Heligan and Bodmin Moor. Lostwithiel is also a must for art and antique shopping. The north coast can be reached in 45minutes, if you fancy Rick Steins fish and chips head for Padstow. Horse riding is available at two nearby stables.
Downderry is a tiny fishing village,but it has all the amenities you need, The Inn on the Shore pub overlooking the sea, a post office and well stocked shop and a restaurant, The Blue Plate renowned for it's excellent food and great service. The beach is a mix of sand and shingle and is great for relaxing or exploring. For those with children the rock pools are fantastic, remember to put all your 'treasure' safely back! You can walk along the beach at low tide all the way to Shag Rock, a stunning beautiful walk which is usually very quiet, you may not even meet anyone! Nearby is Seaton another small village which can be walked to easily along the beach in 20 minutes from Downderry. It has a cafe overlooking the sea, with great outdoor seating to watch the waves whilst enjoying hot chocolate and reading the paper - maybe even a portion of cheesy chips! Seaton has a country park which includes a children's playpark, adults outdoor gym and nature trails up the valley. It is a lovely walk up to the top of the valley where you can stop at the Copley Arms for lunch before strolling back down.
There are many attractions in the area that are great for all the family, a for example The Monkey Sanctuary (10 mins), Looe (10 mins) Polperro (20 mins), the Eden Project (45 minutes), Fowey (30 mins). For the keen golfer the Whitsand Bay Golf Club, Looe Golf Club, and the St Mellion Championship Course are all nearby.
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21 Jul 2014
The house is beautiful and very well equipped with the most wonderful views from Rame to Looe and therefore great for watching boats and wildlife.The balcony is a bonus in the lovely weather and made … More
6 Jul 2014
"Amazing house, best holiday let we have stayed in - the views are breath taking!"
We stayed at Shore View with our 9 month old. We were delighted to arrive to find a complimentary bucket and spade for our son - a lovely touch and much welcomed by a very excited baby! The views are … More
12 Jan 2014
"Great stay for the whole family"
We stayed at Shore View in the second week of October 2013. It was a magical holiday. Every day except one sunny and clear skies. Our two daughters aged 4 and 6 were smitten with the house and the are… More
11 Jul 2013
"A wonderful family holiday!"
We had the pleasure of staying at Shore View at the end of May. The house is wonderful, with everything a family could possibly need on hand. Kate's communication before arrival was amazing and certainly made the start of our holiday easier. Me, my husband and our three kids, 17, 12 and 10 had a lovely relaxing time. The views from the house are truly stunning and the photos on the advert don't do the location justice! The beach is wonderful and we enjoyed more than one walk along to Seaton, the café there is highly recommended and our boys also had great fun playing in the river. The weather was warm, lovely local cider and pasties were enjoyed and we will most definitely be going back as our boys said “it was their best holiday ever!” the youngest cried when it was time to leave.
2 May 2013
Great house with the most stunning views in a friendly little village that has everything you might need.We found the house very well equipped. On our first night it was great to cook in a kitchen tha… More
22 Sep 2012
"Wonderful all-you-can-ask-for holiday home with breathtaking views"
We had an absolutely wonderful time at Shore View. The house is modern, spacious, fully-equipped with amazing views. It was our first stay in an eco house and certainly will not be our last. It is amazing how warm it was even when it was a little cold outside - without 'heating' as we know it. Kate was a goldmine of useful information which was great for practical purposes but also led us to the most delightful places and things to see, eat and enjoy. The people in the local area, well - everywhere we went actually, were all very friendly and made us feel welcome.
5 Sep 2012
"Best Holiday in Cornwall Ever"
Beautiful house with excellent views. Did not want to leave and will certainly book again. Kate, the owner could not have been more helpful with her advice and tips especially helpful in leaving us info on doggie friendly places to visit with Bonnie, our labrador.
26 Aug 2012
"Schönes Haus mit toller Aussicht"
Anfang August haben wir, d.h. 2 Erwachsene und 3 Kinder im Alter von 13,14 und 18 Jahren, eine wunderschöne Ferienwoche im Haus "Shore View" in Downderry verbracht. Es ist ein wundervolles… More
18 May 2012
"What a beautiful house and a stunning location"
This really is beautiful holiday accommodation of a very high standard with all the comforts of a family home. The views are breath taking and we spent many hours enjoying the amazing sea views whilst… More
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