House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Chy Lowen is a stunning property which is absolutely perfect for family holidays to St Ives, and we mean all the family, as the dogs are invited too! This fabulous bolthole delivers a tasteful mix of contemporary styling with all the comforts of home. All rooms are bright and airy, and the open plan kitchen and living area is fantastic for socialising. Arrive, relax and unwind in this tranquil corner of Cornwall.
The heart of Chy Lowen is the open plan Living, Kitchen and Dining space that allows all of the family to be together whilst cooking, eating, watching TV or listening to music. Oak wood flooring is layed throughout the ground floor, with double doors opening from the large hallway into this superb bright area.
A fantastic area to put your feet up and enjoy the great entertainment package provided. The modern white sofa's surround the Home Cinema which features a 42" LCD TV with Sky, blue ray/DVD player, full Dolby 5.1 surround sound, integral iPod dock and Playstation II.
As well as all of the usual digital TV and Radio channels, Chy Lowen also benefits from BT Vision allowing access to hundreds of on-demand programmes and a recording facility There is also complimentary Wi-Fi access.
Although the house is fully centrally heated, the lounge area also benefits from a contemporary remote controlled 'living flame' gas fire.
Access to the front decking and to the rear garden is through french doors at either end of the lounge area which is further illuminated by two large velux windows in the vaulted ceiling. The lounge has beautiful views across St Ives Bay to Godrevy Lighthouse.
With seating for 8, the dining area sits alongside french windows allowing access to a balcony and sea views out across the Hayle estuary to Gwithian and The Towans. If you prefer to eat out, then Carbis Bay offers some superb restaurants within walking distance and in St Ives you will find a plethora of restaurants, cafes and pubs.
The sleek kitchen has a real wow factor about it, with Corian work tops, central twin electric oven and large gas hob with cylindrical extractor hood suspended above. It is equipped with all the modern conveniences you might expect including large American style fridge freezer with ice machine and water dispenser, coffee machine, toaster, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. Ample storage is available and three separate windows overlook the rear garden.
Bedroom One with En-suite Bathroom
Located on the first floor is the spacious master bedroom with french doors providing access to a glazed Juliet balcony, with views across St Ives Bay to Godrevy lighthouse, Gwithian and the St Ives branch line. There is also a velux window providing additional lighting. The bedroom has a sumptuous super-king sized bed, bedside tables, dressing table, chest of drawers, wardrobe, clock/radio with iPod dock and wall mounted 32" flat screen TV.
Both first floor bedrooms and the stair case leading up are fully carpeted.
Bedroom Two with En-suite Shower Room
Located on the first floor this light and airy room provides probably the best sea views in the house. Bedroom two has a king sized bed, bedside tables, dressing table, chest of drawers, wardrobe and wall mounted TV with integrated DVD/CD Player. French doors provide access to a Juliet balcony with views across St Ives Bay to The Godrevy Lighthouse, across the Hayle Estuary and down to Carbis Bay Beach itself. There is also a velux window providing additional lighting.
Bedroom Three with En-suite Shower Room
Located on the ground floor and the sunniest of the bedrooms, bedroom 3 has a double bed, bedside tables, oak flooring, wall mounted TV with integrated DVD and CD alarm clock. French doors provide direct access to the rear deck and gardens.
The large 4th bedroom is another bright room, located on the ground floor. It is provided with two single beds which can be organised as twins or made into a super-king sized bed if required. The bedroom also offers bedside tables, dressing table, wardrobe, under bed storage, oak flooring, wall mounted TV with integrated DVD/CD player and french doors which access a private glazed balcony. The balcony is a peaceful place to enjoy the views across to Gwithian and the Hayle Estuary.
The master bedroom offers a spacious en-suite bathroom, including large bath with overhead rainfall shower and separate hand unit, wash basin with underneath storage and mirror above, toilet, heated towel rail, under floor heating and is tiled throughout.
Shower Room Two
This shower room is en-suite to bedroom two and features a large walk in double rainfall shower, toilet, free standing wash basin with storage underneath and mirror above and is tiled throughout.
Shower Room Three
This shower room is en-suite to bedroom three and features a shower, toilet, sink and is tiled throughout.
The large family bathroom is located on the ground floor near to the living area and bedrooms 3 and 4. The large bath also has a shower over with shower screen, toilet and large wash basin with mirror above. The bathroom is tiled throughout and has both a heated towel rail and under floor heating.
The outside areas of Chy Lowen are perfect for watching the children play, alfresco eating or pre dinner drinks. With several areas to choose from, you can also always find a quiet spot to read a book and hopefully soak up the Cornish sun.
The rear garden faces south-west and is something of a sun-trap. Given it's sheltered position and Cornwall's climate, it's easy to enjoy the outside through all but the wettest of days. The garden is fully secure providing a private and safe place for children and dogs to run around.
Running the full length of the property is a deck with access to it from both the living area and bedroom 3, with steps up to the lawn. There is a large decked dining area with table and seating, along with ample outside lighting.
At the front of the property is a raised deck, accessed from the living area and front door, with glazed balustrade. This deck is particularly sunny in the morning and is a great place to eat breakfast while enjoying the views across St Ives Bay.
Both the master bedroom and bedroom two offer Juliet balconies with views across St Ives Bay. There is an additional glazed balcony which is private to and accessed from bedroom 4 with views to Gwithian.
The shingle driveway provides ample parking for up to five cars.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Carbis Bay 800 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 38 km, Nearest railway: Carbis Bay 1 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||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 3 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Cots (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
The West Country region
With its golden sands and turquoise sea, Carbis Bay is recognised as one of the most beautiful bays in the world. It is often selected as the perfect base for those wanting to relax and get away from it all but have the convenience of being just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of St. Ives. With its Blue Flag accredited beach, Carbis Bay is a popular choice for a luxury self-catering holiday with many of our special escapes boasting dramatic sea views. The coastal railway links St Ives to Penzance and is perhaps one of the most scenic rail journeys in the UK. The rail journey from Carbis Bay to St Ives takes about 4 minutes. It also connects to St Erth and Penzance to mainline UK stations including Paddington, London.
Chy Lowen is ideally located on Wheal Whidden, allowing you to enjoy the stunning views across the Bay. Tesco supermarket is nearby and St. Ives is a 15 minute walk away. There is a delightful walk through Carbis Valley, to join the southwest coastal path into St. Ives, or to reach Carbis Bay beach
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Parking for five cars on the driveway.
8 minute walk to Carbis Bay beach.
15 minute walk to the scenic rail line for access to St. Ives and surrounding area.
15 minute walk to St. Ives.
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