Sharrocks Cottage, Boscastle
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Tastefully restored, the cottage offers the best of traditional and modern: a relaxing sitting room with exposed beams, a snug which doubles as a games room (or extra cloakroom area) and a modern fitted kitchen/diner with ample cupboards and all the equipment you need to make cooking a pleasure. Steep winding stairs lead up to 3 spacious bedrooms: 1 kingsize, 1 double with washbasin and 1 twin.The family bathroom has a Mira shower over the bath.Outside at the back is a secluded gravelled courtyard with table, chairs and BBQ.
Sorry, no smoking.
1 small pet allowed.
Visit Cornwall Tourist Board Approved
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Numerous, up and down the coast!|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, CD player, Games room|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Comfortable and very well-equipped, Sharrocks has everything you need for a relaxing holiday by the sea. Being over 300 years old it has a wealth of old beams and all sorts of idiosyncrasies - a truly wonderful old Cornish fishing village cottage.
The' fitted kitchen has all mod-cons. Bedroom 2 also has a wash basin. High chair and cot available on request.
Hand towels and T towels provided. Remember to bring your own bath towels.
* Note that the stairs are steep and winding - and have a low bannister at the top - so you do need to keep an eye on very young children. stair gate at bottom of stairs *.
|Further details outdoors|
There is limited parking on the road outside the cottage, which is one way traffic,otherwise plenty around on nearby side-streets.
The local garage with excellent shop is two minutes' walk and it is just a short walk up to the Napoleon Inn/restaurant. Otherwise it is 10 mins' walk down the lovely village street to other shops,National trust centre, pubs and restaurants in the harbour area.
Try out the national trust web site about a walk around Boscastle
Cake and tea await your arrival.
Please bring your own bath towels,hand and tea towels provided.
Pets are allowed downstairs only( stair gate at bottom of stairs) and certainly not on the furniture.
A returnable deposit is required against any breakages or damage to the cottage.
The cottage must be left clean and tidy on departure.Please remove all rubbish - there is a recycling centre in the village car park.
arrival time after 3.0pm departure by 10.30am
The West Country region
Boscastle is within an area of outstanding natural beauty, with breathtaking coastal scenery and endless walking opportunities, both coastal and inland. Good beaches for surfing, sand and rockpools are found all along this stretch of coast. Tintagel (with its Arthurian legends and castle) and Port Isaac (home to Doc Martin) are only a short drive away
Boscastle is rightly famous for its beautiful harbour setting, picturesque cottages and gentle ambiance of a Cornish fishing village. It is both a friendly 'locals' village and a lovely place to stay, with plenty of shops, restaurants, a garage - and excellent pubs that have a great reputation.
The National Trust own large areas around the village that enable free access for walks around the coastal headlands and inland up the beautiuful Valency Valley.
Four old churches (including Thomas Hardy's St Juliots) are well worth a visit.
Further afield the Camel Trail (cycle track on an old railway) is a great bike ride alongside the estuary to Padstow
There is so much more to explore: Bodmin Moor with Jamaica Inn; the Eden Project; the Bodmin steam railway; castles, museums and historic houses are all within easy striking distance
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15 Sep 2014
"A cozy cottage with character - Lorna & Dwayne. Georgia, USA"
What a delight to arrive at Sharrocks & experience a warm cozy cottage, with a short walk to the harbor & village, and great pubs. The cottage came with everything we needed and it was very helpful to… More
23 Aug 2014
Beautiful location it ticked all the boxes for us as a family lovely walks welcoming pubs with excellent food and close by great beaches. The cottage provided a great base it was very comfortable and … More
21 Aug 2014
"Hide from the world in this beautiful cottage!"
At the top of the hill rising from Boscastle Harbour, and mere yards from the iconic Cornish Pub, the "Napoleon Inn", this cottage becomes a second home as you relax into the comfort of this… More
Many thanks for your comments and evaluation. We are so glad that you enjoyed Boscastle - and the comforts of our cottage!
12 May 2014
"Beautiful cornish retreat"
The cottage is lovely, well equipped and comfortable, there are lovely places to visit nearby whether its sunny or not.I will certainly be going back with my whole family, Boscastle is a beautiful pl… More
25 Jul 2013
"Lovely old Cornish cottage in historic fishing village"
Boscastle is fairly quiet village so a good place to relax. There are some good pubs and restaurents for eating out. The Napolean pub is one of the best and very close to the cottage. There is a shop … More
Many thanks for your comments, glad you enjoyed Sharrocks Cottage. Re the electric shower, our area has had low water-pressure problems recently so we are getting a plumber on to it. The immersion-heated bath shower can be used instead - in fact just as good!
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