Cottage / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.65 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

Farthings is a charming three bedroom cottage (plus childs room with childs bed) located in a desirable location right on the beach at Ready Money Cove in Fowey. It has good access to the National Trust Coastal Path, Fowey town centre, which is about a 10 minute walk away and the beach, which is 30 yards away.

It is situated in an idyllic location in Cornwall with easy access to many of the County's excellent attractions including the Eden Project , The Lost Gardens of Heligan and popular coastal towns such as Carlyon Bay, Charlestown and Mevagissey, making it the perfect holiday home to explore Cornwall.

Fowey holds many events throughout the year including the popular Fowey Royal Regatta and the Daphne du Maurier literary festival. There are many good local restaurants, cafes, bars and shops to choose from in the centre of Fowey and if you feel like a day on the water you can hire kayaks and boats or join a boat or sailing trips.

The dramatic views of the South Cornwall coast and countryside can be enjoyed from the many National Trust coastal walks which can be accessed directly opposite the cottage.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Ready Money Cove, Fowey 650 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay Airport 28.2 km, Nearest railway: Par railway station? 6.9 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Dishwasher, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (4), Dining seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, BBQ
Access Wheelchair users
Further details indoors


-A welcoming open plan kitchen/living/dining area situated on the first floor.

-Double doors open out to a balcony with breathtaking views across Ready Money Cove.

-Furnished with a two seater sofa, arm chair and two poufs.

-Flat screen TV with Digital Freeview and DVD player.

-IPod Bose Soundock.

-Wi-Fi is available for guests who bring their own laptop.

-Features a wood burning stove for those cooler winter evenings.


-Contemporary kitchen comprising a gas oven and hob, Smeg fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.

-Full utensils and accessories including a microwave, cafetiere, toaster and kettle.

-Wooden dining table with seating for 6.


Bedroom one with en-suite

-Situated on the ground floor.

-Furnished with a double bed, two bedside tables with lights above and a built-in wardrobe.

-En-suite comprises a bath with power shower, wash basin, heated towel rail and separately controlled under floor heating.

Bedroom two

-Situated on the ground floor.

-Furnished with full size bunk beds, a set of drawers and a mirror.

Bedroom three

-Situated on the ground floor.

-Furnished with a single bed and chest with three drawers.

Bedroom four

-Situated on the first floor.

-Childs room furnished with a 5ft 10" single bunk bed with storage under.

-Adjacent bathroom with power shower, w.c., wash basin, heated towel rail and under floor heating.


-Family bathroom is situated on the ground floor and comprises a power shower, w.c., wash basin, heated towel rail and under floor heating.

-First floor bathroom is adjacent to bedroom four and comprises a power shower, w.c., wash basin, heated towel rail and under floor heating.

-En-suite to bedroom one comprises a bath with power shower, wash basin, heated towel rail and separately controlled under floor heating.

Further details outdoors


-Balcony off the kitchen with views down to the beach and out to sea.

-Only 30 yards to the beach.

-Hot and cold outdoor shower.

-An enclosed sun trap courtyard with seating for 6 and a gas BBQ.

-The property is situated at the end of a no through road allowing safe access between the cottage and the beach.

-There is no parking at Farthings as it is situated at the bottom of the cove however, you can unload at the property and then park at the Ready Money Cove Car Park which is approximately a 7 minute walk away. Car parking tickets can be purchased from the Tourist Information Centre for £35 per week which allows you to park in all Fowey car Parks plus extras in the district of Restormel which also covers St Austell, Newquay and surrounding areas.

The Cornwall region

South Cornwall, a secluded and beautiful part of the West Country, is the perfect retreat at any time of year. South Cornwall holidays offer a true escape, the area’s isolated stretches of coastline are strewn with charming whitewashed villages reminiscent of times passed. Enjoy a stay in a South Cornwall holiday cottage and discover the truth behind the mysterious legends and ancient sites that give South Cornwall its fascinating character. Visitors to Cornwall will be treated to dramatic scenery, from wooded valleys to jagged cliffs, as the setting for their holiday.

Mousehole is famous for its Christmas illuminations around the harbour

South Cornwall boasts the Tate St Ives and the Newlyn Art Gallery, near Penzance

St Austell Brewery has been brewing beer and real ale since 1851


A quaint town nestled on the South Cornwall coast, Fowey is a charming corner of the county. With a busy working harbour littered with pretty sailing boats and yachts, some of the finest views and scenery the region has to offer, as well as award winning restaurant and pubs owned by top celebrity chefs, Fowey makes for a perfect place to spend a relaxing few days.

A vital historical port with a past littered with famous names, from Daphne Du Maurier to Sir Francis Drake, exploring the history of the town is fascinating. A great base for exploring South Cornwall, Fowey boasts excellent transport links, making trips to the Eden Project, China Clay Country Park and the nearby towns of St. Austell, Lostwithiel, Looe and Par effortless.