Self Catering in Cornwall - Widemouth Bay
Areas: North Cornwall, Cornwall
Widemouth Bay (4mls SE) North Cornwall
Sleeps a maximum of: 12
Pricing From: £675.00 - 2275.00
TRADITIONAL WORKING SHEEP FARM SECLUDED IN LOVELY COUNTRYSIDE This lovely home on the edge of a traditional Cornish village is approached via its own long private driveway and is surrounded by fields full of lambs and offers total peace and tranquillity. Enjoy the many attractions on site with some lovely circular walks taking you through fields and woodland with commanding views over the Iron Age Fort remains and open countryside to the sea beyond. The owner who lives on site (privacy assured) is also keen to show guests the various farming activities he is involved in including lambing and can also provide a history tour of the site and surrounding area.
In the evenings there is a games area with pool table and air hockey. The village Inn at Week St Mary is a short stroll whilst some of the most popular surfing beaches in Cornwall are close by and sheltered coves are a short drive. The area is famed for its natural beauty and stunning coastline with dramatic walks along the North coast.
There are also plenty of attractions to suit all tastes including Bude (with its canal and Splashpool) Launceston Steam Railway Tintagel (steeped in its Arthurian Legends) The Big Sheep and The Milky Way to name but a few. Relax in the enclosed lawn areas with seating and enjoy the animals in the adjacent fields. The property is furnished and equipped to a very nice standard and retains much of its original charm and character dating back centuries.
The accommodation offers FIVE bedrooms: 2 doubles both with single bed and 1 with TV 2 twins and 1 bunk bedroom. Bathroom: upstairs with WC and shower room with WC. Downstairs offers a shower room with WC.
Lounge: with comfortable and original cinema seating with TV DVD Freeview and wall coverings displaying the unique history of the area. Dining room: wonderful slate floored with oak table woodburner (first basket of logs free) and piano. Drawing room: with fireplace and piano.
Kitchen/breakfast room: farmhouse-style with ornate oak panelling and shutters slate flooring and worktops harking back to days gone by yet with all modern appliances Rayburn electric cooker fridge/freezer dishwasher and microwave. Utility area: with washing machine. Outside: enclosed garden area.
Amenities: parking for 5 cars. Bed linen and electric included. Central heating extra.
Regret no pets or smoking. Location: beach 4 miles pub and shop walking distance. Arrival: 4pm.
Services / Facilities:
Downstairs bathroom | Enclosed garden / patio | Open fire / woodburner | Working farm | Games / Play facilities | Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Beach within easy reach | Cot available | Highchair available
Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Penhallam Manor - 1 miles (Historic Building)
Launcells, St Swithin's Church - 6 miles (Historic Church)
Luffincott, St James Church - 7.1 miles (Historic Church)
Altarnun, St Nonna's Church - 9.2 miles (Historic Church)
Lawrence House Museum - 9.3 miles (Museum)
Launceston Castle - 9.4 miles (Castle)
Kilkhampton, St James Church - 9.6 miles (Historic Church)
The Arthurian Centre - 10.1 miles (Museum)
Rough Tor Bronze Age Settlements - 11.1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Tintagel Old Post Office - 11.8 miles (Historic Building)
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