Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5
THE VIEW OF ST.MICHAEL'S MOUNT, EXPERIENCED FROM THE LIVING AREA & BALCONY WAS PREVIOUSLY VOTED THE UK'S THIRD FAVOURITE VIEW IN A NATIONAL TRUST POLL.
No.1 Chy-ar-Venton is a newly converted and tastefully decorated reverse level property which sleeps up to 5 people and is located in a peaceful location yet is only just over half a mile to the ancient town of Marazion with its delightful mix of shops, art galleries and cafes and a number of good pubs and restaurants. Wheal Rodney Leisure Complex with indoor pool, sauna, spa and solarium is under a mile away and is open to the public all year round
The golden sands of Marazion are popular throughout the season and are a haven for water sport enthusiasts. On a blustery day the sight of colourful kite surfers, windsurfers, dinghies and yachts, zipping across white crested waves out in the bay, are a fascinating spectacle. In fact, Mounts Bay was voted one of the most beautiful bays in the world. In addition, a vast tract of inland marshland frequented by rare birds and supporting several hundred species of plants attracts birdwatchers from all over the country.
The property enjoys spectacular uninterupted paroramic views across Mounts Bay and Penzance and St. Michael's Mount and surrounding countryside. The balcony with it's stunning views is a perfect spot to enjoy al fresco dining or just relax and soak up the sun. The property enjoys a private enclosed rear garden and open front garden in addition to large communal gardens and ample parking.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Marazion 1 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 64 km, Nearest railway: Penzance 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Further details indoors|
The first floor comprises of a spacious open plan living area and kitchen diner. The luxury appointed kitchen has an integrated dishwasher, washing machine, fridge freezer, ceramic hotplate, microwave and breakfast bar. There is also a separate table.
The open plan lounge leads on to a large balcony with a table and seating for 4 people to enjoy the far reaching views to St. Michaels Mount. The lounge benefits from a new modular sofa and 32" LCD TV, Hifi system and coffee table and well as breathtaking views.
Downstairs consists of bathroom with bath and shower and three bedrooms - one large bedroom with double bed, one twin room with 2 single beds and 1 further bedroom with a single bed. Each bedroom has its own 19" LCD TV . Patio doors lead off the double bedroom to a private sheltered garden to the rear. There is also open garden area at the front of the property and ample parking for numerous cars. All furniture, soft furnishings, beds, linens and appliances are brand new as of April 2008.
|Further details outdoors|
There is easy access to the property down a couple of steps and ample parking for numerous cars.
30% deposit to secure booking. Balance to be paid 4 weeks before arrival. Long Term lets or Short Term breaks may be considered. Please enquire.
The West Country region
The ancient town of Marazion is situated in West Cornwall. West Cornwall is the world you dream of; golden beaches, spectacular cliffs, vast blue skies, a big blue ocean, picturesque fishing villages, ancient churches, lively seaside resorts, peaceful coastal and moorland walks.
Mix in a wealth of festivals, enthralling outdoor activities, art, culture and heritage of international significance, unique covered attractions, the warmth of old-fashioned pubs, the delights of Cornish cuisine, and the unbeatable company of the Cornish people.
Marazion is Cornwall's oldest character town, dominated by views of St Michael's Mount. 'The jewel in Cornwall's Crown' it is a prime coastal location and is situated in Mounts Bay, which sweeps from the Lizard Point to Land's End. Marazion has sandy beaches, a sailing club, windsurfing, shops, diving, pubs, bird watching, kite-surfing, art galleries & restaurants.
Sports and Activities (approx. distance in brackets):
+ Walking - There are thousands of walks in the area with wonderful coastal scenery, little coves & historic smugglers' haunts.
+ Golfing - Praa Sands Golf Course - a seaside golf course with views across the stunning Mounts Bay. Located just 3 miles away between Penzance and Helston.
+ Cycling - The Cornish Way runs the length of Cornwall from Land's End in the west to Bude in the North
+ Water Sports - Canoeing/ Windsurfing/ Surfing/ Diving/ Fishing/ Sailing
+ Museums & Galleries - Cornwall Museums Art Galleries and Heritage Centres.
Famous Landmarks (approx distance in brackets):
+ Land's End - The most famous natural landmark of the British isles. Part of the coastal footpath with romantic views to thousands of miles of open sea. (13 miles)
+ Perranuthnoe - Location of one of the oldest inns in Cornwall. Serves local ales and fine food. (2 miles)
+ St Michael's Mount.This magical island has a medieval castle, a church and exotic garden. (1 mile)
+ Minack Theatre - Open air theatre. (13 miles)
+ The Eden Project - Uniquely beautiful. Proclaimed to be the eighth wonder of the modern world. (40 miles)
+ The Tate Gallery St. Ives (9 miles)
Local trips & adventures (approx distance in brackets):
+ Helicopter Trip - Regular trips leave from Penzance along the coast to the Scilly Isles via Helicopter. (2.5 miles to heliport))
+ Isle of Scilly Day Cruise - Enjoy a leisurely day cruise (3 miles to ferry).
+ Penzance - All the main shops, supermarkets and entertainment, plus a recently refurbished open-air pool. + Direct trains to London. (3 miles)
+ St Ives - St Ives is home to many famous artists, sculptors & potters. (9 miles)
+ Mousehole - Mousehole is a picturesque village and famous for its Christmas lights. (7 miles)
+ Newlyn - A long established art and craft colony; a good art gallery and wonderful ice cream! (5 miles)