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Jackdaw Cottage Situated on the Rame Peninsula, Kingsand is a delightful unspoilt village with quiet beaches. The roomy 100 year old cottage has four bedrooms, two shower/bathrooms and sleeps 8/11 people and is only a short stroll to the beach (about 100 yds). The villages of Kingsand and Cawsand have five pubs, which are all very pleasant and serve good food. The village is on the Cornish Coastal Path and there are many lovely coastal walks. The cottage is very comfortable & well equipped & consists of the following Bedroom (Bed 1) – Large room with king-size double bed and cot, (with room for additional camp bed if necessary, located in top bedroom cupboard), storage heater Dining Room – 7 foot dining table, seating 10/11 people, high chair, Park ray solid fuel boiler for central heating Kitchen – fully fitted all facilities. 3 further bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, outside – there is a sunny courtyard.
Further Property Details: 1st Shower-room/toilet, heated towel rail
2nd Shower-room/bathroom/toilet/immersion heater/warm air heater
Large Sitting Room – Television, DVD, 3 x three seater settees (one of which is a double sofa-bed), easy chair, and coffee table, open fire, radiator, storage heater
Double Bedroom (Bed 2) – King size double bed, sea views to the south and towards Penlee Point, radiator
Bedroom (Bed 3) – Two single beds, radiator
Bedroom (Bed 4) – Two Bunk-beds, radiator, spare single mattress (occasional)
Linen Hire Available
Large cottage suitable for large family or two families sharing
Directions & Places of Interest: The property is best accessed from the east by the Torpoint Car Ferry which operates on a 24 hour basis. The journey from Torpoint to Kingsand takes about 15-20 minutes, via Antony, (turn left to Cawsand). Then follow signs to Kingsand, on entering the outskirts of the village, from Jackman’s Meadow, turn left to Kings and down Fore Street. The property is on the left and is opposite the Top Drawer Gallery gift shop. There is a local shop, open from 7:30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.which sells virtually all needs for groceries whilst on holiday . A post office is about 75 yards away and the beach is 100 yards. There are four pubs, The Halfway House (75yds), The Rising Sun, The Devonport Inn and The Cross Keys as well as the Cawsand Hotel, Bar and Restaurant within walking distance. There is also a bistro on the way to Cawsand. The beach is safe for swimming and is protected by Penlee Point. A short drive away is Friary Manor, a restaurant & bar and the Edgcumbe Arms at Cremyll.
Booking: Booking & Reservations. There is a 25% deposit required with each booking, the balance of the rental is due one month prior to your holiday and on receipt a key will be sent to you. There is also a returnable breakage deposit of £75.00. For convenience of guests bedlinen is also available for a small charge, beds will be made up ready for guests when they arrive. Please make cheques payable to Mr A. Sartorius at the address below. Changeover day is normally Saturday and guests are requested to always vacate at 10.00am (unless otherwise agreed in writing) to allow cleaning and change of bed linen. (We would request that guests remove linen from the beds used ready for the cleaner and leave the property clean and tidy). Arrivals are from 3.00pm. Car parking is available at Skinners Car Park and special weekly rates are available, should this be full, guests can off-load outside the cottage & park at the top of the village in Jackman’s Meadow. Out of season short breaks are also available
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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The property is located in the village of Kingsand and is on the Cornish Coastal Path.
Local attractions include the Eden Project at St Austell, Edgecumbe House at Cremyll, Antony House at Antony, where Alice in Wonderland was filmed.
Year Purchased: 2003
Why Looe: This is a large comfortable property, near the sea. It is ideal for family holidays with beautiful walks nearby. The Cornish coastline in stunning and there are many pleasant pubs nearby too.