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Wagtail Cottage

East Taphouse, Cornwall (Ref. 915191)

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

  • View on map

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
  • Reviews

    Ms Bradley

    “Our holiday at Wagtail Cottage was wonderful from start to finish .”

    We were greeted by the owners with a lovely cream tea and also a chocolate rabbit for my granddaughter . The cottage is beautiful with everything you could possibly need for a self catering holiday . The kitchen is well equipped , and very clean . The lounge is very comfortable with a large flat screen tv . We had excellent weather for March , but it was lovely to have the woodburner for the evenings . Both bedrooms have very comfortable beds , and the added bonus of a tv in each. ...

    We were greeted by the owners with a lovely cream tea and also a chocolate rabbit for my granddaughter . The cottage is beautiful with everything you could possibly need for a self catering holiday . The kitchen is well equipped , and very clean . The lounge is very comfortable with a large flat screen tv . We had excellent weather for March , but it was lovely to have the woodburner for the evenings . Both bedrooms have very comfortable beds , and the added bonus of a tv in each. The cottage is in a lovely quiet rural location , but is well situated for visiting many places in Cornwall . We enjoyed days out in Polperro , Fowey and Looe . The Jubilee Inn is a five minute drive away , and we had a lovely meal there one evening . The cottage garden is very pretty with table ,chairs and a bench too . It was also good to have the large parking space .

Higher Penhole Farm Cottages

East Taphouse 1.5 miles. As you drive along the private road leading to Higher Penhole Farm, you can't fail to be taken in by the far reaching countryside views. These superb, semi-detached barn conversions are set within a small cluster of cottages, in rural farmland near East Taphouse, midway between South Cornwall’s stunning coast and moorland. Located in a quiet courtyard setting and surrounded by plenty of open space, lush meadows and wildlife, these cottages provide an ideal base to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. These beautiful cottages combine open beams with modern and character furnishings to create a superbly presented holiday home for couples, families and friends. Each of the cottages offer a garden for soaking up the sun's rays, and children will love the communal grounds, which surround the group of cottages, from where you may be lucky enough to spot rabbits and deer. Higher Penhole Farm is located just a short drive from Cornwall’s south coast with its popular fishing and sailing villages of Fowey, Looe and pretty Polperro, plus endless choice of beaches. Attractions within easy reach include Bodmin Moor, The Eden Project, the Lost Gardens of Heligan and Lanhydrock House, whilst the marine city of Plymouth is also easily reached with its historic Barbican Theatre, National Aquarium and a selection of restaurants, theatres and shops. You’ll never be short of things to do and places to visit, making these pretty cottages a great base for your Cornish getaway.

The property

This character cottage boasts accommodation all on the ground floor and combines open beams with modern and character furnishings to create a homely cottage for four people.

There is a large sitting room with dining area complete with a woodburner for cosy nights in, a well-equipped, modern fitted kitchen and two bedrooms sharing a shower room, offering flexible accommodation.

The cottage garden includes a private covered patio for soaking up the sun's rays, with two enclosed lawns perfect for children, an ideal spot to sit and relax after an exciting day spent discovering the Cornish coast and countryside.

This pretty cottage offers a wonderful holiday home for your Cornish getaway.

Note: This cottage is next to Ref. 926203 and 1010127, together they sleep can 10 people.

Summary

  • All ground floor
  • Two bedrooms with TV: 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be twins on request), 1 x double
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting room with dining area and woodburner.
  • Electric central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 3 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books, games, CDs and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent 1st Nov to 30th Apr, at other times fuel for woodburner is available locally
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Off-road parking for 1 large or 2 small cars
  • Private enclosed lawned garden with covered patio and furniture
  • Shared use of children's play area
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3.9 miles, pub 1.8 miles
  • Note: One step into bathroom

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About the location

EAST TAPHOUSE

Liskeard 5 miles; Polperro 9 miles; Looe 9 miles.

The small village of East Taphouse is located on the A390 in the heart of the beautiful Cornish countryside, perfectly situated for exploring all that Cornwall and Devon have to offer. Located between the historic market towns of Liskeard to the east and the ancient stannary town of Lostwithiel to the west, there is also easy access to the picturesque old fishing ports of Looe, Polperro and Fowey and many spectacular sandy beaches and coves on the South Coast, whilst the rugged and dramatic Bodmin Moor is just 10 minutes to the north. Close by is the Eden Project along with the magnificent Lost Gardens of Heligan and many National Trust properties such as Lanhydrock and Cothele. Bodmin steam railway and the tall ship harbour at Charlestown are also nearby and well worth a visit. Further afield, Plymouth is only a 30-minute drive away as is the windswept northern coastline, with Padstow, Newquay, Tintagel and anywhere from Dartmoor to Land's End all accessible for an enjoyable day out.

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