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Mill House Barn

Gulval near Penzance, Cornwall (Ref. 1079868)

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The property

Penzance 1.9 miles.

Enjoying easy access to Cornwall's finest beaches and coastal attractions in Gulval near Penzance is this delightful barn conversion, Mill House Barn.

Ideal for a family of six, Mill House Barn rests in a tranquil and landscaped holiday park with ample on-site facilities.

Upon arrival at the property, unwind in the charming snug in front of the TV or continue upstairs to find an additional, well-presented living/dining room with stone accents, two large sofas with handy cup holders and another TV, two feature porthole windows add to the character of this space.

Progress through the property to the kitchen and discover a space that is fitted with all the essentials for those culinary delights, along with a handy tiled splash-back; after the chef of the group has fixed up a tasty meal, enjoy it with your group at the nearby dining table over a bottle of wine.

As the day draws to a close, make your way downstairs to discover two ground-floor bedrooms, an appealing double room and adult bunk room; the bedrooms share access to a first-floor bathroom, and you will be left feeling spoilt for choice with its separate bath and walk-in shower!

Those wanting a little more privacy can climb the stairs to the second floor to find a well-appointed and very spacious master bedroom with VELUX windows, ample storage and easy access to a shower room and cloakroom on the same floor.

The bedrooms showcase azure blue touches that refer to the property's peaceful, nautical location of Cornwall.

The sunny terrace is a delightful spot to enjoy a steaming cup of coffee, descend the stairs to find a quaint patio that is ideal for dining alfresco and opens out to an extensive enclosed peaceful shared lawn.

Teenagers may wish to hang out in the downstairs snug with its own TV and sofa bed for ultimate relaxation!

The park is not only home to laundry facilities, but it also hosts a fabulous, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts and sauna; meaning you can savour relaxing activities without having to travel far.

In fact, Penzance has recently been reborn as West Cornwall’s biggest foodie hotspot, with the arrival of quirky gastropubs, grown-up restaurants and an underground food scene of street food, festivals, pop-ups, and experiences including foraging and vineyard tours.

The property also benefits from being less than a mile away from the popular Cold Streamer Inn pub, as well as the beautiful Tremenheer Sculpture Gardens and the stately, 16th century Trengwainton Garden.

Venture into Penzance to discover more of your amenities, including a selection of pubs, eateries and shops, and a wealth of activities.

Penzance is home to the fabulous, Grade II Listed Nancealverne House and its manicured grounds, an extensive promenade with views over the English Channel and an idyllic harbour with regular boat trips to the beautiful Isles of Scilly.

Travel to Marazion and hike along Trenow Cove.

Walk across the causeway to the majestic castle on the island of St Michael's Mount, before enjoying a well-earned rest on the soft sands of Mount's Bay and Perranuthnoe Beach.

Venture a little further to St Ives and discover its eclectic art scene by touring its galleries, including the renowned Tate St Ives, before embarking on a hike along the South West Coastal Path, stopping at the scenic points of Porthminster and Clodgy on the way, and spending the afternoon paddling in the waters of Porthgwidden beach by The Island.

The rest of Cornwall is waiting to be explored, be sure to visit the seaside resorts of Carbis Bay and Hayle or partake in nature-rich activities at the Godrevy Nature Reserve and the Penwith Heritage Coast.

Further south is the spectacular Lizard Peninsula, with its unique geology and stunning coastal scenery.

Walk to the turquoise waters of stunningly beautiful Kynance Cove & explore the caves and dramatic rock formations.

Choose Mill House Barn for your next Cornwall adventure.


  • Reverse-level
  • Over three floors
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x second-floor Master bedroom, 1 x ground-floor double, 1 x ground-floor bunk
  • Second-floor shower room with walk-in shower and hand basin
  • Second-floor separate WC
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, hand basin and WC
  • First-floor kitchen
  • First-floor living/dining room with double doors leading out onto balcony with small table and chairs
  • Further reception/lounge room on ground floor with sofa-bed & TV
  • Electric heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer
  • 3 x TVs 2x DVD players, WiFi inc in rent
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Private, rear terrace with furniture
  • Rear patio with furniture and shared lawn garden
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Super market 1.3 miles, pub 0.8 miles Note: Due to the sloped ceiling, there is restricted headroom to the front and rear elevations on the second-floor
  • Note: There are steep steps leading from the terrace to the exterior of the property, please take care
  • Note: On-site laundry facilities
  • Note: Other on-site facilities include indoor swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts, sauna, putting green convenience shop and restaurant/bar
  • Note: On-site facilities are provided by Kenegie Manor, weekly leisure passes can be purchased on arrival

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About the location


St Ives 8 miles. Helicopter to Isles of Scilly - 30 minutes

Penzance hosts Golowan, the Midsummer Carnival, and The Literary Festival. There are also The Exchange, Newlyn and Penlee Art Galleries. One of Cornwall’s most popular holiday areas is the spectacular sweep of Mount’s Bay, from the cliffside fishing village of Mousehole through Penzance and around to beautiful Marazion, the coastline hides a wealth of sandy beaches, rocky coves as well as winding village streets and other places to visit and explore. Connected by a causeway to the shore at Marazion is the National Trust’s stunningly beautiful St Michael’s Mount with its hilltop castle and Mediterranean gardens. Walk across at low water and take one of the ferry boats back when the tide is up. Penzance with its winding streets, shops, clubs, restaurants and harbour is a must as it is the jumping-off point for day trips to the Isles of Scilly as well as being the harbor. The South West Coast Path passing through Penzance winds its way along the clifftops towards Land’s End. On the way, stop off for a coffee and a rest at beautiful Lamorna Cove, explore the open air Minack Theatre and marvel at the cliffs as you approach Gwennap Head. A stunning walk for those seeking solitude, exercise and some of the UK’s best coastal scenery. Penzance is the perfect holiday base. Ideally placed for exploring this land of Celtic myth and legend and with enough to do and see in the immediate area to keep all the family occupied.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas
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