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WHITEWALLS COTTAGE,MITHIAN,ST AGNES - CHARMING 18TH CENTURY COTTAGE

Mrs Sue Curtis

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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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WHITEWALLS COTTAGE,MITHIAN,ST AGNES - CHARMING 18TH CENTURY COTTAGE

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1 bedroom thatched cottage to sleep 2 adults

WEEKS COMMENCING SATURDAY 2nd AND SATURDAY 9TH AUGUST REDUCED BY 20%, MINIMUM STAY 5 NIGHTS - SEE RATES

This pretty cob and thatch cottage stands at the end of a row and is situated in the very heart of the picturesque conservation village of Mithian. Reputedly one of the oldest villages in Cornwall, it has a cluster of thatched cottages together with a 16th-century inn with Elizabethan courtyard. This idyllic village is just 5 minutes from the A30 and 2 miles from the historic coastal village of St Agnes.

The cottage is Grade II listed as being of historic interest, built in about 1750. It has a private courtyard at the rear with plants and outside seating. The accommodation is on two floors, the bedroom being upstairs and living room, kitchen and shower room downstairs.

WE DO ACCEPT SHORT BREAKS (MINIMUM 3 NIGHTS) BETWEEN OCTOBER AND MAY AND AT SHORT NOTICE BETWEEN JUNE AND SEPTEMBER. PLEASE IGNORE ANY 'MINIMUM STAY 7 NIGHTS' MESSAGES AND USE THE 'ENQUIRE NOW' BUTTON TO SEND YOUR REQUESTED DATES.

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Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Mrs Sue Curtis (Owner)
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We arrived at the cottage on 12/02/11. The cottage was all we expected & more. Cosy,clean, comfortable & really well equipped. Parking outside was great. Where we live, we have to fight for parking every day !

The Miner's Arms was literally 2 minutes walk away & Anouska & her staff were very welcoming, friendly & efficient and the food was superb.

On Valentine's night we went to the Rose in Vale Hotel, approximately 10/15 minutes walk.

Again the food & surroundings were excellent.

St Agnes village, about one & a half miles away, had all the shops needed, more nice pubs & a very good Chinese restaurant.

Mithian village is an ideal base to explore the Atlantic coast & surrounding areas. We especially liked Truro ( lovely shops! Maybe I liked it more than Roger!)

We can't wait for our next visit.
Feb 2011
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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

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Whitewalls Cottage,Mithian,St Agnes - Charming 18th Century Cottage
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
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St Agnes Truro & Falmouth area
5

charming cottage

  • 5 out of 5
this charming cottage in the lovely village Mithian is the perfect way to celebrate your holiday in Cornwall. we stayed here for 2 weeks and visited many gardens and other sites. All were within 1 hour drive from the cottage, some closes than others, which makes the location very central. It is wonderful that you get the opportunity to stay in a real Cornish cottage that is dated 1730s and is so well preserved. It has a well equipped kitchen, but if you do not want to cook yourself, there are plenty of ways to get some diner nearby. Also lots of information is available on villages like Truro, St Agnes and gardens, museums, zoos, you name it, so you can plan your days while staying in the cottage instead of in advance! We will definitely come back to Cornwall and have already decided that we will return to this cottage.
  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Whitewalls Cottage,Mithian,St Agnes - Charming 18th Century Cottage
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St Agnes Truro & Falmouth area
Wigan
5

Great to be back

  • 5 out of 5
Second visit and enjoyed the area again the food in the Miners arms has got even better if that was possible, the cottage still delivers everything you could need for your holiday.
  • Review Submitted: 31-Mar-2012
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2012
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Whitewalls Cottage,Mithian,St Agnes - Charming 18th Century Cottage
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St Agnes Truro & Falmouth area
Wigan
5

Totally Fantastic

  • 5 out of 5
This was one of the best holiday's I have spent in Cornwall. The cottage and the location are fantastic, the pub across the road does great food but the cottage has everything you could want if you would like to cook yourself. The next village is St Agnes it has a beutiful cove plus lots of pubs and shops. this is one holiday let I will be yousing again
  • Review Submitted: 14-Apr-2011
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Whitewalls Cottage,Mithian,St Agnes - Charming 18th Century Cottage
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St Agnes Truro & Falmouth area
belfast, n ireland
5

Excellent location and accomodation

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed at whitewalls last week and it was exactly as advertised. It was very central for travelling and the village and local pub were very friendly. Very comfortable accomodation and great value for money. We were very sorry to leave this idyllic village and would throughly recommend the cottage and location.
  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2010
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Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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St Agnes Truro & Falmouth area
London
5

A glorious place- like visiting the past

  • 5 out of 5
I stayed here for 5 nights with my boyfriend in May 2010 and we felt the cottage had been slightly undersold on the pictures- it was more spacious than we were expecting and nice and cool during the hot days. It's very unusual to stay in a cottage of this age and the cottage includes many books on the village which were really appreciated. The cottage also had a lot of leaflets about local attractions in it- so we went straight to the pub with them on arrival for 'planning'! The only thing we didn't like so much was parking where we could find a spot on the road, but it wasn't a big deal.
The pub (100metres away) is very friendly and we ate at the Rose & Vale Country house (walking distance, 5-10mins from the cottage) one night which was very memorable.
The organising and admin of the stay was dealt with very efficiently and it felt more homely than a lot of rental places. This place is highly recommended, it really feels like you are in the wilds of nature.
  • Review Submitted: 27-May-2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Whitewalls Cottage,Mithian,St Agnes - Charming 18th Century Cottage
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p708609
+44 01489896192
St Agnes Truro & Falmouth area
5

extrem schönes Häuschen mit Ambiente

  • 5 out of 5
Klasse, sauberes und schönes Häuschen, genau wie beschrieben,
hat einfach Charme und Charakter, eben etwas Besonderes.
Super netter Kontakt mit der Vermieterin, total KLASSE,
wer das "Einsame" und Besondere liebt ist super gut aufgehoben,
Pub mit leckerem Essen direkt vor der Türe,
Parkplätze direkt in Hausnähe
super schön!
Many thanks for these wonderfull days in Cornwall!
We loved it!
  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2011
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2011
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Truro
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Trevaunance Cove
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Mithian
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Perranporth
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Mithian
Car: recommended

Mithian, one of the oldest villages in Cornwall, is in a peaceful valley setting, yet only 5 minutes to the A30 road. It is surrounded by delightful countryside with numerous lovely walks. The nearest cove is a 35 minute walk through charming Jericho Valley.

The many and varied stretches of the spectacular coastal path are accessible; from the high cliffs of the North Coast to Lands End and the Lizard, the gentle Roseland Peninsula, and the sailing creeks of Carrick Roads and the Helford Passage.

Nearby St Agnes offers the renowned surfing beaches of Trevaunance Cove and Chapel Porth.There are riding stables in the vicinity and a golf driving range: the golf course on the cliffs at Perranporth is only 5 miles distant.

Truro is just 7 miles with its many shops, restaurants and theatre. The towns and art galleries of St Ives and Penzance are a short drive away as are Falmouth's Maritime Museum and the Eden Project. Many historic houses and gardens are easily accessible.

10 Favourite Places: These are 10 favourite places within about 45 mins drive of the cottage:

(1). The Pandora Inn at Restronguet Passage

(2). A boat trip along the River Fal from Truro to Falmouth and train back to Truro

(3). Walk from Flushing round to Mylor

(4). Trelissick and Gendurgan NT Gardens

(5). Minack Theatre at Porthcurno and Porthcurno Telegraph Museum

(6). Lewinnick Lodge on Pentire Headland for an evening drink and the views

(7). Walk from St Ives to Lelant and get the train back or vice versa

(8). Cycle or walk the Old Tramway from Portreath to Devoran for Cornwall's industrial heritage.

(9). St Michaels's Mount when the tide is right

(10). Walk from the cottage gate,down Jericho Valley to Trevellas Cove then round/over the cliff to Trevaunance Cove,a drink or meal at the Driftwood Spars pub then back again.

St Agnes: Charming little coastal town with a good supply of food shopping, banks, library and Post Office.

There is a craft trail taking in artists' studios and craft shops. The interesting local museum is worth a visit.

www.st-agnes.com

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday cottage in St Agnes, Truro & Falmouth area

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Early Autumn
13 Sep 2014 - 26 Sep 2014
7 night minimum stay
£345
for 7 nights
£345
 
 
Autumn
27 Sep 2014 - 24 Oct 2014
7 night minimum stay
£285
for 7 nights
£285
 
 
Half Term
25 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
7 night minimum stay
£295
for 7 nights
£295
 
 
Winter
1 Nov 2014 - 19 Dec 2014
7 night minimum stay
£235
for 7 nights
£235
 
 
Xmas and New Year
20 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015
7 night minimum stay
£405
for 7 nights
£405
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £75
Notes Letting week is Saturday to Saturday, arrival from 3.00pm, departure by 10.00am.
Arrival and departure dates are flexible out of peak season.
SHORT BREAKS (MINIMUM 3 NIGHTS) BETWEEN OCTOBER AND MAY AND AT SHORT NOTICE BETWEEN JUNE AND SEPTEMBER ARE AVAILABLE. PLEASE IGNORE ANY 'MINIMUM STAY 7 NIGHTS' MESSAGES AND USE THE 'ENQUIRE NOW' BUTTON TO SEND YOUR REQUESTED DATES.

Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in St Agnes in Truro & Falmouth area

Property Type:
  • cottage (terraced)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
  • rural
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking On Street
Kitchen:
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The downstairs bathroom has toilet, shower cubicle and washbasin. It is heated by a wall-mounted electric fan heater.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Steep stairs (not suitable for children, elderly or infirm people) go up to the bedroom which is light and bright with windows to the front and side. It has a double bed (bed linen is provided), wardrobe, set of drawers and chair. A radio alarm clock and hairdryer are provided.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • Television
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Patio
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • library
  • museums
  • live theatre
  • botanical garden
  • playground
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • bay
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • surfing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • mountain biking
Notes:
Whitewalls is a delightful cottage for 2 people, comfortably furnished in modern style with a blue and white theme in the sitting room and bedroom. Entry to the cottage is through a side gate into a small private courtyard with colourful pots of plants and a bench for 2. A stable door leads into the galley kitchen with hob, oven, microwave, washing machine, fridge, toaster, kettle, sufficient crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils for two people. A small trolley provides additional work surface and storage. The sitting room with its exposed beams and a slate and stone hearth for an open fire has comfortable seating, TV /Integrated DVD player with Freeview digital TV and radio channels and CD player /radio. There are additional storage drawers and a cupboard in the sitting room. There are reading books, local information and maps. Parking is on the road outside the cottage. Heating is by storage heaters. Initial coal and kindling for the open fire is supplied.
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