Rescorla near St. Austell, Cornwall
St. Austell 5 miles. A welcoming Cornish cottage, attached to the owners' home, in the quiet village of Rescorla, 5 miles from the market town of St. Austell. This lovely St. Austell cottage is homely and comfortable, and makes a great base for a group looking to explore south Cornwall. With a bedroom and bathroom on the ground floor, and en-suite bedrooms on the first floor, this St. Austell cottage is great for a variety of parties, and provides families or couples travelling together their own space to escape to for some peace and quiet. The fitted kitchen, conservatory with dining area and sitting room all combine to make a fantastic Cornish holiday home, with living accommodation suited to spending time together. The small enclosed rear garden at this St. Austell cottage is a superb sun trap, so you can sit out with the morning paper and a cup of coffee, before heading out for a day exploring this diverse area, and with the Eden Project just five minutes away, what better place to start? The Luxulyan Valley and Charlestown, part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site, are rich in history and offer wonderful walking amidst beautiful scenery, while parts of The Clay Trails are accessible from this St. Austell cottage too. The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Lanhydrock house and gardens and Pinetum Park are all well worth a visit, and of course, the dramatic coastline and plentiful beaches are another good reason to stay in this terrific St. Austell cottage.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor family room with 1 double and 1 single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room. Conservatory with dining area.
Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Private lawned garden with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
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.