Porthcothan House is an enchanting 5 star Georgian farmhouse on the North Coast of Cornwall, mid-way between Watergate Bay and Padstow. It is in a prime position overlooking Porthcothan Bay, an AONB and is 600m from the beach and Coast Path, 2 miles from Constantine and Trevose and 5 miles from Padstow.
Restored over 6 years and let since 2005, the house is light, spacious, elegantly furnished, full of character and has a lovely atmosphere. It has 6 well proportioned bedrooms, 5 bathrooms (one with twin steam/shower) and sleeps 11 – but is also perfect for 2.
The sitting rooms are warm and comfortable, the kitchen is well equipped and the dining room and conservatory are ideal for entertaining. All the main rooms face west and have views of the sea and setting sun .. and a whisper of breakers at high tide.
Luxurious Savoir beds and other fine details make it an exceptional holiday home in a wonderful location.
Georgian farmhouse with period charm & modern comforts (Aga, CH, steam room, woodburners).
Spacious, light and full of character, with lovely atmosphere & sea views from almost all rooms.
600 yards from Porthcothan beach. 7 sandy beaches within 4 miles.
Minutes from Padstow, Watergate Bay & Championship golf course at Trevose.
In an AONB & next to the Coast Path.
Savoir beds, including the original ‘Savoy Bed’ made from the Savoy Hotel.
11 but perfect for 2.
5 doubles & 1 single. All doubles face west & have wonderful views of the beach and coast.
5 bathrooms (1 with twin shower/steam)
Kitchen, Dining, Sitting, Drawing, Hall, Conservatory & Utility.
Aga, cooker, 42″ HD TV, Sky, DVD, DAB radios, US fridge/freezer, Miele DW, WM & TD, Sage Duo-Temp coffee m/c, microwave, Riedel glass et al.
WiFi (superfast fibre); telephone by honesty system.
Full mains gas CH; double glazing; 3 woodburning stoves.
Slate table & benches; loungers & bbq. Parking for > 5 vehicles.
Within 6 miles
9+ sandy beaches; Coast Path & local shop (600 yds); Trevose Golf Club & Constantine (2 miles); St Merryn with garage, post office, baker, general stores & Rick Stein pub (2 miles); the Pig at Harlyn 5* restaurant (2 miles); Padstow with harbour, shops, the Camel Trail & restaurants run by Rick Stein, Paul Ainsworth & Nathan Outlaw (5 miles); Watergate Bay & the Extreme Academy (6 miles); and Newquay Airport (6 miles).
M5 (Exeter) 90 mins; Newquay Airport 17 mins; Bodmin Parkway 45 mins.
Arrival: 4:30 p.m. / Departure: 9:30 a.m. – unless by arrangement (to meet extended cleaning & sanitising protocols).
Included in rent
All utilities, linen & towels (except beach towels), initial stocks of household items & firewood.
Yes. By arrangement.
Yes. Subject to number & reasonable conditions.
Strictly limited to named Party Members (max 11 excl. children <2).
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