A sumptuous seaside gem nestled amongst a timeless row of period cottages in the heart of Flushing Village, this character
property provides a nostalgic year-round setting for an exclusive escape with family and friends.
Dating back to 1775 with a strong nautical heritage from having been the former residence of a Packet Ship Captain, the historical cottage simply oozes romance and nostalgic charm in its beautifully presented boutique-style accommodation.
The period sitting room enjoys a playful nautical twist, for a welcoming ambience in which to relax and entertain. A central beam adds cottage charm whilst the room is effortlessly enhanced by the white washed oak flooring and the plump cushions to the trendy nautical style sofas. A wood burning stove features to the room and is accompanied in the colder months with complimentary logs, for a romantic setting in which to unwind and enjoy quality time together.
A Freeview TV with DVD player, WIFI access and also a small book library ensures guests are kept entertained whilst the pretty whitewashed oak flooring flows into the adjacent kitchen diner making the two rooms ideal for indoor entertaining.
The fully-equipped kitchen provides a welcoming country-style ambience for enjoying relaxed meals in, with the large dining table perfectly complemented by all the necessary modern appliances to the kitchen including a cooker hob, microwave, electric kettle, dishwasher and fridge.
The sleeping accommodation to the cottage is ideal for groups of 6 and is reached by a flight of stairs from the sitting room.
Providing a romantic and tranquil sanctuary in which to relax, the master bedroom features a super king size bed (zip & link), in a beautifully decorated palette of soft crimson, grey and cream. A chest of drawers, bedside tables and fitted wardrobe complements the soft floral and stripe furnishings of the room and the sumptuous comfort of the pocket sprung mattress laden with premium quality designer bedding, culminates for an altogether blissful bedtime scene.
The second double bedroom is equally stylish and sumptuously furnished, with a temptingly large double bed perfect for lazy mornings. The fresh nautical theme perfectly complements the serene quality of the room and a sunny village view may be enjoyed from the window seat provided.
The third bedroom is ideally suited for children or adults, with a twin set of single beds provided in a sunny room enhanced by a stylish nautical decor and a flat screen TV.
A baby cot, safety gate and high chair may further be provided to accommodate young infants.
The accommodation to the beautiful period cottage is completed by two bathrooms comprising of a modern fitted family bathroom with a bath tub and overhead shower and a second contemporary bathroom fitted with power shower.
For guest’s enjoyment a sunny elevated garden outside provides a secluded spot in which to take in the delightful far reaching views of Falmouth. Perfect for daytime relaxing and entertaining, the private garden features a terrace furnished with a BBQ and outdoor dining area, to set the perfect scene for a relaxed lunch or a romantic alfresco occasion during your stay.
From the historical cottage guests are just a moment’s walk away from the village’s local amenities and quayside. Flushing provides a calm sanctuary amongst the more touristic nearby Cornish towns, with a friendly and nostalgic village setting ideal for year-round stays.
A well-stocked local village shop, the ‘Waterside’ Bistro to the quayside and the Seven Stars and Royal Standard pubs provide the perfect accompaniment to your self-catering stay whilst the highly recommended fish restaurants in Falmouth provide the perfect opportunity to sample some fine Cornish cuisine.
Flushing offers a Pirate adventure play area with easy access by
passenger ferry service to the vibrant visitor attractions and family-friendly beaches of Falmouth and easy driving distance from the water sports, sailing and yacht charters of Mylor and the historical and cultural delights of Penryn.
A local bus service also operates from the village and the nearest train station, just a 9 minute drive away in Penryn offers convenient links to Truro, for the direct service to London Paddington.