17 The Cliff

Mevagissey, Cornwall (Ref. 26244)

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Cottage features

  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

This terraced, former fisherman's cottage perches on a cliff above the harbour of the picturesque village of Mevagissey. With upside down accommodation boasting plenty of character features, this cottage in Mevagissey effortlessly combines contemporary decor with a traditional, cosy and inviting atmosphere. The ground floor of this Mevagissey cottage has two bedrooms sharing a wet room which boasts a double shower and underfloor heating. The first floor living area offers a fitted kitchen with dining area and a separate cosy sitting room featuring a warming woodburner, ideal for a relaxed snuggle up after a windswept walk along the beautiful South West Coast Path. From the sitting room in this Mevagissey cottage is a door leading to a secluded patio and decked seating area, with steep steps up to an elevated seating area from which views across the neighbouring rooftops towards Chapel Point can be enjoyed. Just five minutes' walk from this coastal cottage in Cornwall is the centre of the bustling fishing harbour of Mevagissey, where time can be enjoyed leisurely strolling beside the quay or browsing the many independent shops. Try a fishing trip or a short cruise taking in the scenery and chancing to see basking sharks, dolphins and seals. The Lost Gardens of Heligan sit just outside the village, plus just a few miles away, the magnificent Eden Project offers a delightful day out for the whole family. With many sandy beaches within easy reach and wonderful coastal walks from the doorstep, this Mevagissey cottage provides an idyllic retreat.

Accommodation

Two ground floor bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with TV (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x double. Ground floor wet room with shower, basin and WC. First floor kitchen with dining area. First floor sitting room with woodburner.

Amenities

Electric storage heaters with woodburner and underfloor heating in wet room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, surround sound, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Parking in public car park, 10 mins walk from cottage. Small courtyard with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop, pub and coast 2 mins walk.

Note: The woodburner will not be available until December 28th, 2013.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

MEVAGISSEY

St. Austell 5.5 miles; Truro 16 miles.

The perfect Cornish fishing village, with winding cobbled streets and a picturesque harbour full of boats. Stunning walks lead along the coast in both directions, with sandy beaches, high cliffs and hidden coves to explore. The village has an excellent selection of pubs and restaurants, whilst just up the road are the Lost Gardens of Heligan. A ferry from Mevagissey to Fowey also runs daily between Easter and September. Spend some time at the Tall Ships harbour at Charlestown (7 miles) with its shipwreck museum, or among the tropical biomes of the world-famous Eden Project (11 miles). The stunning coastline, fabulous beaches and renowned gardens of the beautiful Roseland Peninsula are a short drive down the coast while Truro, with its shops, restaurants, theatre and cathedral can be reached by car in half an hour.

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