Chywoone hill Newlyn
Higher Faugan Built in 1904 as the family home of artists Stanhope and Elizabeth Forbes. Recently reopened after refurbishment with the addition of 4 suites in the north wing, originally the artist studio. Suites sleep 24 include king size beds, sofas, LCD TVs, ensuite bathrooms with bath and shower.
refrigerator, microwave, toaster, teacoffee making allowing guests the freedom to rise at whatever time they wish and cater their own breakfast at times to suit themselves, we also have standard or superior en-suite rooms available. free parking. Reg helipad.
No Restaurant. Complementary continental breakfasts are provided, suites and rooms serviced daily.www.higherfaugan.co.uk. The house originally built for the Artist and his family remained his home until his death in the late 40s.
18 November 1857, Dublin 2 March 1947 Newlyn, Cornwall), was an artist and member of the then influential Newlyn school of painters. He was married to fellow painter Elizabeth Adela Stanhope Forbes (1859-1912) The house is approached by a quater mile long driveway, situated in large grounds in a very quiet and peaceful location, ideally situated for many pursuits such as walking or cycling, close to many stunning beaches such as lamorna and Porthcurno, and of course Mounts Bay for those keen on wind and water sports.Many of the counties visitor attractions are within easy reach such as Lands End, Geevor Tin Mine, Porthcurno Telegraph Museum, The Minack theatre, St Michaels Mount to name but a few, and of course not forgetting the artists there is Newlyn Gallery, Penlee gallery and museum, Barbara Hepwoth, and the Tate Gallery St Ives, also within easy reach are attractions such as The Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan etc. and much more to see, come and experience the Magic of Cornwall.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Newlyn area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Trengwainton Garden - 2 miles (Garden)
Sancreed, St Creden Church - 2.3 miles (Historic Church)
Sancreed Holy Well - 2.4 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Merry Maidens - 2.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Madron Holy Well and Chapel - 2.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Tregiffian Burial Chamber - 2.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Carn Euny Ancient Village - 3.3 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Mount's Bay - 3.6 miles (Countryside)
Lanyon Quoit - 3.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
St Michael's Mount - 3.9 miles (Castle)
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