The Old Cottage

Trevanson near Wadebridge, Cornwall (Ref. 26595)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

  • suh415
    September 2015
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    “Amazing location, fantastic hospitality and a perfect home from home.”
    This cottage is beautiful, a listed building lovingly transformed into a homely place to stay. Its located in a quiet hamlet so really safe and no vehicle noise. It's ideally situated to get everywhere in Cornwall and the owner makes you feel more than welcome with a homemade cream tea waiting on arrival. Can't say enough good things about it......fantastic.


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Wadebridge 1 mile.

This pretty 17th century Grade II listed Cornish cottage is in the secluded hamlet of Trevanson, just a mile from Wadebridge, yet in a peaceful and quiet setting.

This cottage near Wadebridge combines a host of character features including exposed beams, Cornish slate floors, a range cooker and a woodburner, with attractive furnishings to provide a charming cosy cottage that will appeal to families, couples and groups of friends alike.

On the ground floor of this Wadebridge cottage, which has slate tiling throughout, is a sitting room with feature fireplace, a dining room with woodburner and a kitchen with range cooker plus doors opening to a sunny and secluded courtyard garden, ideal for dining and barbecues.

Wadebridge is a bustling market town on the beautiful River Camel with a good variety of shops, traditional pubs and excellent restaurants, and is a perfect base from which to explore the natural beauty of the North Cornwall coastline including sandy beaches, surfing waves and popular destinations such as Padstow and Rock.

Wadebridge lies at the heart of the Camel Trail, a level, safe off-road walking and cycling route running for 17 miles along the course of the former Bodmin to Padstow railway.

From Wadebridge visitors have easy access to a host of Cornish attractions including the Eden Project, The Tate St Ives, The Lost Gardens of Heligan and Falmouth Maritime museum.

This quiet Wadebridge cottage will ensure that guests have a cosy place to relax after a busy day exploring Cornwall's finest.


Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x single, 1 x family room with 3 singles. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room with woodburner. Sitting room (seats 5).


  • Oil central heating with woodburner
  • Rangemaster electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, PlayStation2 with games, CD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 2 cars (1 space at rear of property)
  • Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile.

About the location


Padstow 6 miles; Newquay 16 miles.

The bustling market town of Wadebridge is perfectly placed alongside the ebb and flow of the River Camel, an ideal location for exploring the natural beauty of North Cornwall. The town hosts an array of excellent shops, pubs and restaurants, all offering a personal and friendly service and is home to North Cornwall's only family-owned cinema. The beautiful countryside surrounding the town is criss-crossed with a network of local footpaths, amazing gardens and stately homes to explore, whilst the renowned Camel Trail passes through the town, providing 17 miles of fabulous, traffic free walking, horse riding and cycling opportunities. The stunning North Cornwall coast is within 5 miles, boasting a huge selection of beaches, rocky coves and towering cliffs to explore and the nearby town of Padstow, with its colourful harbour, pastel-washed, medieval houses and celebrated restaurants is a must. Visit the UK surfing capital of Newquay, with over 11 miles of golden sandy beaches, a fascinating sea life centre, exciting zoo and vibrant nightspots. Whatever your desire, there's something for everyone in this terrific holiday location.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas