R36 - High Tides
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
perched high in Portwrinkle with superb sea views from Rame Head to Looe Island and beyond, High Tides is a detached, split-level house in a small close 250 yards from the beach and ¼ mile from the South West Coast Path. Tiny front garden, and large, sloping garden at the back with big patio (table/chairs). Inside, roomy and thoroughly comfortable with great sea views: a good family house or cosy for couples. Hall and fitted kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer); loo (washbasin); stairs down to big living/dining room with wall-to-wall sea view, TV/DVD/video, children's videos, toys; a few more stairs down to a twin bedroom, bathroom (suite plus hand-shower and separate shower), utility room with washing machine and tumble drier, and door to the garden and patio area; 6 further steps down to two more bedrooms – a double (5' bed), and a twin, both with lovely sea views. Parking for one car; additional parking in quiet lane. Beach café and Whitsand Bay Hotel restaurant and bar (open to non-residents), 250 yards.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, Telephone|
|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 (4), Double beds (1)|
|Further details indoors|
Please bring your own beach towels.
The agent has its own star rating system to quantify interior quality, comfort and ambience. This property has been rated 3 star.
The West Country region
South Cornwall: between the river Tamar and river Fowey and south of Bodmin Moor is inland Cornwall at its most gentle and lovely: deep, wooded valleys (including on Bodmin Moor's southern edge) between sheep and cattle-grazed fields; tidal creeks (exceptionally pretty Lerryn is on one of them). Most of it is delightfully by-passed by main roads.
On the coast are long sandy beaches (Whitsand Bay), high headlands and sandy coves at the foot of cliffs (Lantic Bay) to walk to, two of Cornwall's loveliest cove villages (Kingsand, Cawsand) and a classic fishing village (Polperro). From Looe - river-mouth fishing village/resort with sandy beach - you can fish and sail. Round here Daphne du Maurier lived and wrote. A branch line railway chugs pleasantly from Liskeard to Looe. Don't miss the Musical Instrument Museum near St Keyne. Just to the west is Cornwall's star modern attraction, The Eden Project, worth a once-a-year visit into the future indefinite, and Lanhydrock, a very lovely National Trust house and garden. Beyond them begins the extraordinary and spectacular china clay country, good for a visit (excellent museum). You should go to Cotehele beside the Tamar, too, and Calstock for the 'messing about in boats' activity.
Portwrinkle: small, mainly modern village with sandy/rocky beach and golf course, looking to Whitsand Bay. Nearest pub/shop at Crafthole, ½ mile.
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- 3 Years listed
Calendar last updated:18 Aug 2014
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