Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

Where Is It?Little Petherick is a classic Cornish hamlet of a scattering of houses and a beautiful little church, located in a wooded valley a couple of miles south of Padstow on a tidal tributary of the Camel Estuary. While Little Petherick is an oasis of peace and quiet, Padstow and Wadebridge offer great shopping and dining within a few minutes' drive away.

Inside:Sand Pails is one of a small row of houses called Saints Way built on the tributary edge, with the tidal water literally in front of your terrace. No traffic, just an exclusive location. The perfect antidote to the bustling shops and thriving harbour of Padstow - your place to relax in peace and quiet and hopefully see some migrating wading birds who visit the creek.Spacious, light and very comfortable accommodation with both bedrooms having ensuite bathrooms.Open plan living area with laminate and natural slate flooring, comfortable seating including a double sofabed for extra guests, flatscreen TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi and CD player.Patio doors to the large private waterside terrace, with table, chairs, barbecue and lockable gate and ladder leading down onto the water.Dining area with table and 4 chairs and a spiral staircase (may be difficult for the elderly and small children) leading up to the main bedroom.Kitchen with contemporary maple units and built-in oven, hob and washing machine. Frisdge with freezer compartment.High chair provided. Iron, ironing board, hairdryerHeatingSleeping:First floor double bedroom with patio doors onto a small a small balcony overlooking the creek.Ensuite bathroom with bath, WC, basin and heated towel rail.Ground floor bedroom with single bed and pull-out second single.Ensuite shower room with shower enclosure, WC and basin.Double sofa bed in the living area.Outside:Private furnished waterside terrace with table chairs and barbecue.Small first floor balcony overlooking the water, accessed from the master bedroom.Off-road parking adjacent to the house for one carNeed to know:Sorry, no smoking within the property or anywhere on the premises.One small dog welcome outside of school holidays only.Cautionary deposit of £100 required when booking.Short breaks available outside of school holidays - please ring the office on 01637 861005 to bookWhat Can I Walk To?Sand Pails is the perfect base for walking. The energetic guest will enjoy the footpath leading along the tributary from the front door to the Camel Trail along the river's edge, to Padstow in one direction and Wadebridge in the other. What could be better than a slow walk into Padstow, pick up fish and chips from Rick Stein's takeaway, exploring the shops and galleries, then a slow walk back?Also within walking distance is The Ring O'Bells pub in St Issey.Padstow and Wadebridge are both an easy drive (10 minutes or less); both offer shopping, dining and attractions.For keen cyclists, the Camel Trail runs very close to the property and offers level, traffic free cycling to Padstow in one direction and Wadebridge in the other.The local bus service runs several times a day between Padstow, Wadebridge and Bodmin, stopping at Little Petherick. View the access statement.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge
Furniture Cots available (1)
Outdoors BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Cornwall region

The North Cornwall Coast is a stunning collection of sandy beaches framed by rolling surf and towering cliffs. Explore Padstow, St Ives and Newquay where there a wealth of activities, good food and drink and attractions for families.

Little Petherick

On the Camel Trail between Padstow and Wadebridge