Self Catering in Cornwall - Helston
Areas: West Cornwall, Cornwall
Sleeps a maximum of: 2
Pricing From: £320.00 - 686.00
1 OF 2 HOLIDAY HOMES 160 ACRES STOCK AND ARABLE FARMREGRET NO CHILDREN OVER 6 MONTHS This unique roundhouse has been tastefully converted to provide two holiday homes and incorporates many original features such as exposed beams and stonework. Situated in a quiet rural area with wild flower hedgerows in spring/early summer it offers peace and tranquillity with panoramic views over Dartmoor. It is within 3 miles of the ancient Stannary town of Tavistock which has been awarded Britain's Best Market Town 2005 and best local produce town 2006 The West Country's Best Food Town and Devon's Best Farmers' Market and has weekly craft and pannier markets as well as more discerning shops including an award-winning cheese shop.
In July 2006 The Tamar Valley was designated as part of a World Heritage Site with significant and unique mining history. Within easy reach of Dartmoor for horse riding walking and the hobby of letter boxing or just discover the beauty of the rugged scenery or quiet valleys. Close to the Tamar Valley with its mining history portrayed at the living museum of Morwellham Quay travel through the valley by boat or train.
Local ferry rides will take you to Cotehele House (National Trust). There are many other attractions including 3 gardens that have been featured on TV all within 8 miles or go further afield to Plymouth with its maritime history and larger stores. North Cornwall and the infamous Eden Project are only an hour's drive away.
Each apartment is individually designed well furnished and equipped and has its own driveway entrance and private patio areas. Ideal for couples or small groups wanting to holiday together yet still retain some independence. Short breaks welcome.
Amenities: both properties have parking for 1 car. Secure storage for cycles. Bed linen electric and night storage heating included (from October to March there is a heating supplement of £25 per week payable to owner on arrival).
Regret no pets or children over 6 months. No smoking in the property. Guests are welcome to bring their own travel cot.
Location: fishing 0.5 mile pub 1 mile shop 2 miles swimming/golf 3 miles riding 5 miles. Local hotel for evening meals 5 minute walk and several recommended pubs within 5 miles.
The Upper Roundhouse is on the first floor with its own entrance up some external granite steps and offers ONE bedroom: double room. Bathroom: with shower over bath WC and heated towel rail. Lounge/diner: large beamed room with electric fire TV DVD freeview and hi-fi.
Kitchen: fully fitted with fridge/freezer washing machine microwave and electric cooker. Outside: own raised patio/sitting area with garden furniture.For other apartment see ROUNL
Downstairs bedroom | Downstairs bathroom | Working farm | Games / Play facilities | Towels for hire | Travel cot available | Highchair available
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Helston area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Poldark Mine - 2.5 miles (Family Attraction)
Carn Brea Neolithic Settlement - 3.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
East Pool Mine - 4 miles (Historic Building)
Godolphin - 4.4 miles (Historic House)
Helston, St Michael's Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Helston Museum - 4.7 miles (Museum)
Gwennap Pit - 5.2 miles (Historic Church)
Burncoose Garden - 5.3 miles (Garden)
Wheal Peevor Mine - 6.2 miles (Historic Building)
Mawgan-in-Meneage Church - 6.6 miles (Historic Church)
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