This lovely Cornish cottage was built in 1800's close to the world famous Delabole Slate Quarry which is still working today and can be a point to visit and purchase the handcrafted slate products. This Cornish Country Cottage has a large garden and patio area protected by a slate perimeter wall adding privacy to your stay. The garden and patio area also has seating for your use. The cottage is cosy with beams. The property also has oil central heating for cooler autum and winter nights. With Port Issac (location for the popular TV series Doc Martin), Tintagel with its connection with King Arthur, Padstow the home of Rick Steins restaurant and its beautiful harbour surrounded by many other restaurants and bars; this is the perfect base for your Cornish breakaway.
Ideal for professionals seeking some peace and tranquillity, walkers wishing to explore the local coastal tracks or bikers looking for an escape this cottage has much to offer. There is a secure outhouse attached to the property for bikes and surfboards, or motorbikes.
There are local pubs, restaurants, grocers and fish and chip shop all within easy walking distance from the cottage. Make your next break away from it all in the natural surroundings of the Atlantic coastline.
Trebarwith Strand and its well known beach/gull rock is 5 minutesby car or a short walk on foot . From here you will be able to walk across the Atlantic cliff walks to Tintagel. The coastline and surrounding countryside here is a National heritage land marked by Gull Rock. The bay is famous for surfing.
One can walk the Camelford way and follow the paths to Padstow.
The cottage has a double bedroom on the front, a superking (or twin) on the front and a bedroom on the back that has bunk beds.
A new kitchen has been fitted this year and the cottage has been decorated and made appealing with neutral colour schemes.
The location is fabulous for investigating and travelling around Cornwall . It is a safe region excellent for outdoor activities.There is parking next to the side entrance.
On the end of the lane is a local pub, with beer gardens and BBQ stands. The food is of very good quality and the local people are very friendly and caring. A local shop is very close for all conveniences , close to is a post office, a doctors surgery and a florist. A great well known Smugglers fish and chip shop is a few hundred yards away in the village.
There is parking available for one vehicle . Other villages in a 2 mile radius offer variations of local pubs, live music, great foods and Cornish ales.
The wild life is abundant, Delabole in Cornish is Delyow Boll and famous for its beautiful slate. It celebrates a carnival is in July. Close by are the villages of Tintagel, Port Issac, St Treath square, Bostcastle and Camelford.
It is situated on the I Walk Cornwall map on Camelford Way. Camelford gained its status as a town by King Henry 111 a wife could be bought for 2-3 shillings in 1800s .
The river Camel runs 30 miles from Bodmin Moor to Padstow, fish restaurants including Rick Steins. The river is classified as a SSSI special area of conservation as Otters and Salmon (Atlantic) breed in it.
It is a truly lovely hidden gem that offers relaxed easy access for all areas of Cornwall and the cottage offers comfort in a touch of mining history.
The cottage is 3 bedroom and a couple of hundred Sq meters. The village is established and very friendly. The local hairdresser is very helpful and convenient.
Explore nearby Boscastle, Bisseny Bay and Witchcraft museums. Take the largest cream teas in Tintagel. Walk the coast to coast walks and do South West Coast Path Challenge. Www.southwestcoastpath.org.uk.
Flower festivals Aug 2-6th in the local chapel.
Summer Fete 13th Aug. 19th village showsand annual donkey derbys.
In Tintagel take coastal climbs to take in the Atlantic views and watch for sea life and wild life pass by.
Taste Cornish pasties in local places. Try The basement bistro in Padstow. Enjoy short drives out to St Ives and Lizeard. Go shopping in Truro and visit Bodmin jail.
Try out the golf ranges and local golf course or just walk and take pride in our lovely British
October 2017 new roof relaid and brand new immaculate white metro tiled bathroom and bathroom suite . Full bath for relaxing after long Atlantic Coastal walks in this area of natural beauty.