A delightful detached barn conversion in a rural location just 4 miles from the Cathedral City of Truro.
Phoenix Cottage occupies an idyllic countryside setting in the grounds of the owners home, within easy reach of picturesque fishing villages, coves and beaches, making it an ideal choice for couples looking to explore Cornwall.
This single-storey detached cottage offers an open plan living room with a well equipped kitchen at one end and a sitting and dining area at the other with doors to a spacious bedroom, a modern bathroom with separate shower.
There is also access to a deck that is a real sunspot and ideal for alfresco dining.
The nearby cathedral city of Truro has cobbled streets dotted with galleries, museums, shops, theatre and cinema.
Eateries and coffee houses are in abundance, serving pasties and cream teas.
Work up an appetite after a round of golf, or hop on the river cruise to the vibrant harbour town of Falmouth and enjoy one of the Cornish ales from the many traditional inns.
Hire a bike and explore the woodlands from the cottage; ramblers and four legged friends will enjoy the scenic traffic free trails to the harbour and beach at Portreath on the Atlantic coast.
A little further up is St Agnes and beautiful Trevaunance Cove, where the coastal path continues its way to Perranporth with its popular stretch of golden sands.
Phoenix Cottage is a perfect base for a couple seeking to escape from it all yet be within easy reach of Truro and Cornwall sandy beaches.
About the location
St Agnes 8.6 miles; Falmouth 11 miles; Redruth 11.5 miles, Newquay 13.6 miles; 34 miles.
Truro is the retail centre of Cornwall with a good range of independent shops as well as national stores all within a compact city centre. With its eclectic range of art galleries, bars, restaurants, cinema, theatre, museum and outstanding cathedral this small city is a superb year round destination. Steeped in history and intriguing architecture there is always plenty to do and see. Just meandering through the Georgian cobbled streets is a pleasure in itself. With many peaceful parks all within a short stroll from the centre it is a most relaxing city to visit. A wonderful day trip can be had from Truro to Falmouth along the stunning Fal estuary with many options to disembark and pick up the boat later along the scenic river trip.