Self Catering in Cornwall - Boscastle

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Tresquare, Boscastle, Cornwall
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Pricing From: £299.00 - 1000.00

Tresquare is a detached dormer bungalow in its own private grounds, situated in a superb position on the North Cornwall coast 200 yards from the picturesque village of Boscastle with all its amenities. Walks to the historic harbour, spectacular coast path and scenic Valency valley are on the doorstep. There are stunning valley and country views, and deer and other wild life can be seen from indoors.

It has a large enclosed lawned garden, with plenty of space for children to play?ideal for relaxation. Off road parking for four cars. Tresquare offers spacious accommodation for up to 8 people +a cot, but is equally ideal for couples.

Ground floor: Double bedroom with en-suite facilities including instant electric shower, wash-basin and toilet. Spacious kitchen / dining room with ash units, microwave, built-in double oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher and fridge freezer. All necessary utensils are provided, along with coffee maker, iron and toaster.

The dining area includes table,+ 8 chairs, with TV . Utility Room with washing machine and tumble drier. Large Lounge with comfortable 3 seater sofa, armchairs, Flatscreen 32inch television with 'Freeview' channels, DVD/CD player, and Cornish stone fireplace where you can enjoy a log or coal fire .

French doors lead to the sun lounge with stunning views, which in turn leads to a large south facing patio fringed with flowering shrubs and offering a large garden table with chairs. Solid teak staircase from the central hallway leading to First floor: Family bathroom with bath, toilet and wash basin. Double bedroom with cot and vanity wash-basin.

Family bedroom with double bed and two single beds. Often used as a tv or film location, Boscastle provides some of the most dramatic rugged coastline in Europe. Take a scenic boat trip out around Puffin Island, or try fishing! Browse the antique and gift shops, the Craft Centre, the Witch's Museum, or eat out in one of the many restaurants or three Pubs.

It is only an hour's drive from the M5 at Exeter, Walk the South West Coast Path or visit the picturesque villages of the area including Tintagel and its castle ruins. Try the sandy surfing beaches nearby where you can get surfing and kayaking tuition, or try hiking across Bodmin Moor, cycling the Camel Trail, horse riding, golf, rock climbing or sailing. This is an ideal base from which to explore the whole of Cornwall, Dartmoor, and North Devon.

Attractions to visit include: The Eden Project; Lanhydrock House; St Ives with Tate St Ives and numerous Cornish gardens . At any time of the year this is an ideal place for a holiday. In springtime you can enjoy the wild flowers in the woodlands and hedgerows; in the summer, laze on the beach and during the winter marvel at the magnificent sight of the Atlantic waves whilst enjoying an invigorating walk before a drink or meal in front of the log fire, in one of the friendly local inns.

Services / Facilities:

Location Type

Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
High Chair
Towels for Hire
No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
Open fire

2 Double Bedrooms
1 Quad Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Shower

Washing Machine
Coffee Machine

CD Player
DVD Player

Leisure Equipment
Patio Furniture

Garden/Terrace/Play area
Private garden
Terrace / patio
Enclosed garden / play area
Childrens play area
Outdoor games area

Parking available
Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
Mountain Biking
Horse Riding
Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Swimming (outdoor pool)

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Boscastle area.

Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Tintagel Old Post Office - 3.5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Tintagel Castle - 3.6 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

The Arthurian Centre - 3.7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Rough Tor Bronze Age Settlements - 7.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Penhallam Manor - 8.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Altarnun, St Nonna's Church - 9.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Blisland, St Protus and St Hyacinth - 11.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Launcells, St Swithin's Church - 12.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Pencarrow House - 13.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Lawrence House Museum - 14.6 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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