The Cottage has been extensively renovated and refurbished now having a double bedroom,a twin bedroom and two shower rooms,whilst still retaining it's three hundred year old character.It is light and tastefully decorated in neutral colours and simply furnished to a high standard.
St Agnes is a popular,yet unspoiled village in a rural setting close to beautiful sandy beaches.It is renowned for it's outstanding natural beauty attracting artists from all over the country.St Agnes is a friendly retreat where holiday makers are made welcome.There are various shops in the village from food stores, bakery, chemist, butcher, newsagent, florist and post office to a bank ,hairdressers and art and craft shops. Old pubs and restaurants abound in the narrow streets and lanes,and there is a Chinese take away and restaurant, and a fish and chip shop,plus superb hot pasties from the bakery.
There are many village events in the summer-the annual carnival,the steam engine rally,the art exhibition and the lifeboat day spectacular.
The sandy beach at Trevaunance Cove is popular with surfers and families and is manned by lifeguards.It has beach shops,cafes,a smugglers'pub and toilets.Walkers enjoy joining the famous cliff walk around the county from here.
The small airfield at the next village of Perranporth do glider and scenic trips of the area but do not disturb our peace.
Perranporth also has a very active golf club amongst the sand dunes.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 shower rooms|
|Check in time:||15:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest beach||Trevaunance Cove 1.6 km|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 24 km, Nearest railway: Truro 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
One shower room is upstairs and the downstairs shower room is very useful for families coming home from the beach.
|Further details outdoors|
The conservatory entrance leads off a pretty courtyard garden with garden furniture and BBQ.The area is gated and secure for toddlers.Smoking is allowed in the courtyard garden but please do not .leave cigarette stubs around.
High chair,travel cot and baby bath may be ordered at time of booking.
Top quality tennis courts are a five minute stroll at the top of our lane.
Linen and towels are provided,plus kitchen and shower room cleaning materials,kitchen and toilet rolls.
Electric is on a coin meter which has been correctly set by our electrician.
Cornish cream tea awaits you in the fridge with tea,sugar and milk.You are greeted with a bottle of wine and fresh flowers on the table.
Surf lessons availableat the beach.
2 Riding stables on edge of village.
Cornwall is a county renowned for it's tourist industry,and St Agnes is well known for it's friendly welcome to holiday makers.We have varied scenery -all easily reached as we are central and although very rural,only 3 miles from the dual carriage way which links with all parts of the county.There is a strong historical link to tin mining in St.Agnes and a very interesting museum on the edge of the village .
The opposite coast (Falmouth and the Helford River) is only 15 miles away and The Cottage is an ideal holiday base,being central for visiting The Eden Project,The Lost Gardens of Heligan,St Ives and the Tate Gallery with Barbara Hepworth's Sculpture Gardens,The Minnack Theatre on the cliffs at Porthcurno which is open for various performances all summer,St Michael's Mount,The National,Maritime Museum at Falmouth,The Bodmin Steam Railway,various old restored tin mines,many gardens and country houses,wild life sanctuaries and theme parks.
There is something for everyone in St Agnes ("Aggie" as the locals call it.)There are 2 local riding stables,surfing lessons available,a choice of 3 local beaches,stunning walks(Our neighbours run"The Stompers" and organise long walks in the area) and a folder of local strolls and walks is left in the property with books and leaflets detailing what's on and where to go.There is a developing music scene in the village and the pubs are becoming well known venues at the weekends for up-and-coming bands.There is a local Tourist Information Centre in the village.A guide and street map is left in the property and includes useful telephone numbers and details of events in the village.Should you need any help or information,we are close and happy to help.