Head to the sought after village of Mawnan Smith and along an idyllic country lane to this cluster of four boutique barn conversions, surrounded by mellow countryside and positioned in a pretty courtyard setting on a working farm. Guests will love the luxury of this location which combines the simplicity of rural life with easy access to the South Cornish coast path and beaches. The beautiful creeks and woodlands of the Helford are under a ten minute drive. You can hire a motor boat, kayak or dinghy, explore the Helford Passage on water and stop for a sumptuous seafood lunch and a refreshing hand-crafted Cornish ale at the waterfront Ferryboat Inn. For traditional beach days out, the beautiful sandy cove at Maenporth is less than a 10 minute drive and perfect for swimming, sun-bathing and rock pooling. A string of golden beaches and fabulous Falmouth, with its good pubs, restaurants, art galleries and shops, are located a little further along the coast. Soak up Falmouth’s nautical vibe with a visit to the National Maritime Museum and bustling marina or sail along the beautiful banks of the Fal River to St Mawes on the Roseland and Truro. For garden lovers, the nearby Trebah and Glendurgan Gardens are a must for the holiday itinerary. Return from coastal escapades and relax in the shared garden with a pergola, garden furniture and a barbecue while the children let off steam in the play area complete with a climbing frame.
Detached from the other barns, the Pig House offers ultra-modern interiors with vast spaces, oak floors, modern art, good design in fittings and furniture and a complimentary welcome tray of award-winning, mouth-watering provincial produce on arrival.
Discover three boutique standard bedrooms equipped with Smart TV’s with internet television service and three indulgent bathrooms (including two en-suite).
The huge open plan living room, combining a kitchen, dining and sitting space, is the social hub.
When it rains, there is music streaming with a built in iPad; coffee table books; mega screen Smart TV with internet television service, DVD’s for adults and children and good old-fashioned board games.
The kitchen, with its central island, delivers every conceivable gadget and a chunky dining table for sociable mealtimes.
Let the children roam free in the enclosed garden which is fenced, gated and offers a good degree of privacy while you sink into the giant hot tub for some boutique heaven or relax on the terrace with a glass of red at hand and fire up the barbecue.
Perfect for couples and families, Pig House is an all-season dream holiday venue.
Note: This property can be booked with Ref: 965738, 966635 and 966636, together they sleep 22.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor super-king size double with music streaming en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x lower ground floor twin (zip and link to super-king size double on request), 1 x lower ground floor super-king size double (zip and link to twin on request) and en-suite shower, basin and WC. Lower ground bathroom with bath, shower, basin and WC. Lower ground floor open plan living room with kitchen, dining and sitting area.
About the location
Falmouth 6 miles ; Helford Passage 1.5 miles ; Helston 12.5 miles
Located near the mouth of the Helford River in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Mawnan Smith is a pretty little village. It is home to a traditional pub overlooking the water, a restaurant, a church and a handful of shops. The surrounding area is perfect for ramblers, with an abundance of creekside and woodland walks, and subtropical gardens at Glendurgan and Trebah. The Helford River also offers opportunities for kayaking and sailing as well as fishing. The nearby maritime town of Falmouth is a popular resort, with a range of shops and restaurants, bowling alley and the National Maritime Museum…. Or why not catch the ferry from Helford Passage to Helford Village and explore the picturesque South Helford? Enterprise Boats offer trips up the River Fal from Falmouth to Truro, passing iconic maritime locations and landmarks as well as several ocean-going vessels which anchor in the river.