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Foss Quay Cottage

Foss Quay Cottage, Torpoint, Cornwall
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Foss Quay Cottage is a charming, ground floor, self contained apartment in a 300 year old maritime cottage. Situated close to the peaceful village of Millbrook in South East Cornwall, Foss Quay Cottage is the ideal getaway for couples wanting to relax and take in all that this charming part of Cornwall has to offer. Foss Quay Cottage sleeps 2 in one double bedroom although, with previous permission from the owner, a sofa bed in the lounge can accommodate two others.

Ideally, Foss Quay Cottage is for couples, or a small family with children over 12, although a cot can be provided for younger visitors. Enter Foss Quay Cottage through the kitchen diner area. The kitchen is well equipped and is perfect for making hearty breakfasts before heading out to explore Millbrook and the surrounding area.

Foss Quay Cottage's lounge, with patio doors leading to the conservatory, is comfortable and ideal for spending a cosy evening in having visited the many sites that this area has to offer. Relax in the double bedroom, with charming pine furniture, and enjoy breakfast in bed! The conservatory, with beautiful riverside views, makes the ideal place to relax at the end of the day with a glass of wine watching the sun go down. Furry family members are welcome at Foss Quay Cottage.

One dog is accepted for an additional charge of ?10. Foss Quay Cottage is perfectly situated to use a base to explore the surrounding area. Take a walk along the South West Coastal Path from Millbrook, taking in the valley of Lower Tamar, the mouth of Plymouth Sound and the sweep of Whitsand Bay.

Make the short journey to Torpoint and take the small ferry across to Devonport and visit two counties in one day! Plymouth is just a short hop from Devonport and makes for a charming day out. Closer to Foss Quay Cottage is Antony House, a stunning 18th century mansion with formal landscaped gardens, topiary and The Woodland Garden with outstanding rhododendrons, azaleas, magnolias and camellias. Visit one of the many beaches in the local area.

Whitsand Bay has dramatic scenery and long sandy beaches, whilst the twin villages of Kingsand and Cawsand beaches are within two miles of Foss Quay Cottage. An hours journey away from Foss Quay Cottage is the Eden project. Spend the day exploring the famous biospheres and taking in the wealth of fauna within.

For golfers, this part of Cornwall has plenty to offer. Whitsand Bay Golf Course is just 15 minutes from Foss Quay Cottage. With it's dramatic views and rolling fairways, it is a perfect club for both serious and holiday golfers alike.

30 minutes away is St Mellion Golf Course with its Jack Nicklaus signature course. In a glorious woodland setting the club is ideal for the serious golfer. With so much to offer, a week may not be long enough to visit all that this lovely part of Cornwall has to offer.

However you choose to spend your time whilst visiting, Foss Quay Cottage is the perfect base to use.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly

Services / Facilities:

Location Type

Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Towels Included
Fuel and Power Included
Pets Allowed
No Smoking

1 Double Bedroom

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


Internet Access
Wireless Broadband

CD Player
DVD Player

Garden/Terrace/Play area
Terrace / patio

Parking available
Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
Pub/Bar within 1 mile

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 Torpoint area.

Nearest Attractions

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

Mount Edgecumbe House and Country Park - 1.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Rame, St Germanus Church - 1.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Rame Head Chapel - 2.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Antony House - 2.6 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Plymouth Minster - 3.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Merchants House Museum - 3.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Royal Citadel - 3.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Elizabethan Gardens - 3.3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

St Germans Priory Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Port Eliot - 5.7 miles (Historic House) 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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