Porthpean near St. Austell, Cornwall
St. Austell 1.5 miles. A charming ground floor barn conversion promising a warm welcome from the friendly owners who live next door, on a quiet lane in the Cornish coastal village of Porthpean, on St. Austell Bay, just two minutes’ walk from a safe, sandy, sheltered beach. This cosy St. Austell cottage provides comfortable accommodation, and has a delightful sunny garden with views towards the bay. This St. Austell cottage is just a few minutes' drive from St. Austell, the Eden Project, and numerous coastal resorts around St. Austell Bay including Carlyon Bay, Par Sands and the quaint harbour village of Charlestown. Walkers and garden lovers are ideally placed in this St. Austell cottage for exploring the many beautiful Cornish gardens including Heligan, Trerehan, and Caerhays Castle. A quiet coastal St. Austell cottage retreat from which to explore all that south Cornwall has to offer.
All ground floor. One twin bedroom. Shower room with shower cubicle, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room.
Electric night storage heaters. Electric oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV, DVD, library of DVDs/books. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: This property is suitable for guests aged 18 and over only.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
About the location
Carlyon Bay 3 miles; Mevagissey 6 miles; Fowey 9 miles.
The old market town of St. Austell lies just a few miles from the south coast, and is famous for its China Clay mining history. Today, home to numerous beaches and sub tropical gardens, it is a popular place for tourists, and families, with plenty to see and do. Get back to nature with the wonderful Lost Gardens of Heligan and the ever-popular Eden Project, perfect for a family day out, or discover the delights of Caerhays Castle and Garden, flourishing in the maritime climate. Home to the St. Austell Brewery, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind, while sampling the delights of the local beer, after a tour of the Victorian brewery, and for those who love the surf and sand, St. Austell has plenty of both to choose from. Visit the beautiful sandy beach at Porthpean, or spend time at Carlyon Bay with its ever-popular shingle beach, a favourite for sun worshippers, but if you prefer a dip in the water, Polkerris is the place for you. Situated in a safe cove, it is renowned for variety of water sports. Whether itís sailing, windsurfing or swimming you're looking for, Polkerris Beach has it all. A short drive will take you to fashionable Fowey or the fishing port of Mevagissey, and with lots to do, and something to keep the whole family entertained, St. Austell is a great year round location.