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Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

St Teresas is a beautiful cottage with a rich history. Situated on the Grade 1 listed Lanherne Convent estate, the property dates back to the late 1800s.

The cottage has been completely refurbished to a high standard, retaining its original character and adding the benefits of a well-equipped kitchen and two log burners. Externally the cottage offers two beautiful secluded gardens, bordered by a Grade 2 listed wall covered in wisteria, the perfect place to relax and dine al fresco.

The nearby convent was originally the manor house of the Arundell family- once the most wealthy and influential family in Cornwall, it was a gift to the Carmelite nuns in 1794. Today the convent is home to the St Joseph and St Anne Roman Catholic Church and the Franciscan Friars and sisters of the immaculate.

The estate is located in the picturesque village of St. Mawgan. The village centre is only a short walk away and boasts a well-known pub with restaurant and lovely beer garden. There is also a village shop and tea room offering gorgeous freshly made snacks. There is even a picturesque Japanese garden and Bonzai tree nursery, well worth a visit.

St Teresas is only a 5 minute drive from two stunning beaches, Mawgan Porth and Watergate Bay. Mawgan Porth is a family friendly beach complete with rock pools to explore. Whilst Watergate Bay boasts some of the best watersports in the region and is home to the Jamie Oliver inspired Fifteen restaurant.

There are many beautiful walks available in the surrounding area, a must visit would be the stunning Bedruthan Steps, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Please note:

This property has a Saturday - Saturday changeover during July and August.

Mobile phone signal can be weak in this property.

Short breaks outside of school holidays are accepted- changeovers on other days will need to be confirmed with the owner directly to make a booking.

A cot and highchair can be provided free of charge, on request.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 4 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Cosy living room furnished with two sofas, coffee table, log burner and TV.

A selection of DVDs and books are provided.

Wi-Fi internet access.

Stylish open plan kitchen/dining with a beautiful log burner.

Features an electric cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.

Complete with a range of appliances such as a microwave and kettle.

Dining table with seating for six.

Bedroom one

Furnished with a king-size bed, bedside tables with lamps, wardrobe and chest of drawers.

Bedroom two

Furnished with twin beds, bedside table with lamp, wardrobe, armchair and chest of drawers.

Bedroom three

Furnished with a single bed, bedside table with lamp, armchair and chest of drawers.

Bedroom four

Furnished with a single bed, bedside table with lamp and dressing table.

The main bathroom consists of a w.c, bath with shower over, wash basin and heated towel rail.

A shower room is located on the ground floor and consists of a w.c, shower cubicle, wash basin and heated towel rail.

Further details outdoors

Front and rear gardens.

Please note: the back garden with courtyard, is set over several levels with a two metre 'unfenced' drop from part of the garden into the courtyard.

There is an outside tub for washing wetsuits and muddy boots.

Off-street parking for two cars.

Short walk to village centre.

Further details

New for 2011- A 4 bedroom cottage, sleeps 6. Furnished to a high standard throughout, complete with Wi-Fi. Front and rear garden- perfect for al fresco dining. Close to village centre with the nearest beach only a 5 minute drive away. Off-street parking for two cars.

The West Country region

North Cornwall includes some of Britain’s most popular holiday destinations, and the North Cornwall holiday lends itself to sporting holidays, family beach breaks, or those seeking a little bit of everything. With Bude and Newquay's excellent surf, the landscapes of Bodmin and the glamour of Rock, North Cornwall has something for everyone.

Watergate Bay

The perfect car-free holiday? Simply turn up at your local airport and board a plane to Newquay Cornwall Airport, just a couple of miles away. Then take an eco-friendly taxi into Watergate Bay where you can try an extreme sport then enjoy some of the finest cuisine in Cornwall. Flights link the airport to most regional airports including London, the East Midlands, Leeds Bradford, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast and Dublin.

Then simply relax and enjoy the stunning surf, sand and scenery on your doorstep....

Feels a bit remote? Newquay town centre is a couple of miles down the road with a wide range of amenities and in the other direction is Padstow with many charms to explore and enjoy.

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  • 7 Years listed

Calendar last updated:17 Nov 2014

Based in United Kingdom

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