Self Catering in Cornwall - Launceston
Areas: North Cornwall, Cornwall
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £325.00
1 of 3 PROPERTIES. A REAL CORNISH WELCOME AWAITS YOU AT THIS 300 ACRE WORKING FARM. SLEEPS 4+1
Located on the owner's farm, situated at the end of a long private tarmac drive surrounded by farmland and Priddacombe Downs (224 acre Nature Reserve, owned and run by the Cornwall Wildlife Trust) from where you can enjoy exhilarating walks and see "Brown Willy", the highest point on Bodmin Moor.
Nature lovers can see a variety of birdlife and the many wild flowers, insects and animals that inhabit this beautiful heathland.
This property's location offers easy access to a variety of attractions such as The Eden Project (35 minutes), the Cornish shopping experience of Trago Mills (25 minutes), The Lost Gardens of Heligan and the historic Jamaica Inn (5 minutes), which serves food and was the theme of Daphne Du Maurier's famous novel. The coast at Port Isaac is 19 miles away and the fishing village of Padstow is also nearby and offers excellent fresh fish restaurants (Rick Stein's bistro and restaurant being well worth a visit).
Excellent fly fishing at Colliford Lake/Reservoir or the nearby Temple Fishery. Other traditional fishing villages such as Looe only 35 minutes away and the sandy beaches at Polzeath and Newquay are within 1 hours drive. All this and breathtaking moorland walks direct from the cottage.
Alternatively stay put and relax in the garden where you can see some of the farming activities or sit back and enjoy the views.
The well maintained lovely wing of the farmhouse has wooden floors throughout and many character features such as exposed beams. Offering TWO bedrooms: 1 king-size bed with additional single and 1 large twin with room for a Z-bed.
Bathroom: with separate large shower cubicle and WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: large with 42" flatscreen TV, DVD, video and feature fireplace with electric fire. Well-fitted kitchen with washer/dryer, dishwasher, cooker/hob, fridge, freezer and wine cooler.
Outside: enclosed garden at the rear of the property with garden furniture and BBQ. Amenities: bed linen, electric and central heating included. Towels available for hire.
Regret no smoking or pets. Additional info: private water supply. Location: beach 19 miles, shop 2 miles and pub 0.
Services / Facilities:
Complex, Working Farm, Pub Within 1 Mile, Fishing Onsite / Nearby, Towels For Hire, Cot, Highchair, Family Holidays
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Rough Tor Bronze Age Settlements - 2.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Blisland, St Protus and St Hyacinth - 4.5 miles (Historic Church)
Altarnun, St Nonna's Church - 4.7 miles (Historic Church)
St Neot Church - 5.5 miles (Historic Church)
The Hurlers Stone Circles - 6.5 miles (Prehistoric Site)
King Doniert's Stone - 6.5 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Longstone Cross (Long Tom) - 6.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
The Arthurian Centre - 6.7 miles (Museum)
Trethevy Quoit - 7.6 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Bodmin, St Petroc's Church - 8.2 miles (Historic Church)
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