Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday cottage in St Ives - The Old Primary School
Unique, character accommodation. Superb location: convenient for St Ives & area
Former Victorian School offers stunning, sympathetically converted, heritage Self-Catering Accommodation. The Cottage sleeps 2/3 and The Apartment sleeps 4/5/6+ . The Cottage accommodation comprises a Kitchen, Lounge, Dining Area, Double Bedroom and lovely Bathroom. It is radiator-heated in both properties. The Apartment (sleeps 4/5/6+) offers spacious, unique living space. At the entrance to the Apartment is a south-facing patio area outside with table and chairs to enable 'al fresco' tranquil dining with views.The Apartment comprises a huge kitchen, lounge, dining area with high ceilings and large, original school windows that bring in light, views of the garden and surrounding area into the living accommodation.There is a double bedroom, a twin gallery bedroom with 2 single beds, and the garden bedroom which has a double sofa bed. The bathroom has both bath and shower and is spacious and light. Large garden. Free WiF
Layout and facilities in The Cottage: The furniture and equipment in the Cottage are as follows:
There is an open-plan Dining Area with dining table and 4 dining chairs.
In the Living Area is a very comfortable sofa which sits 2 people. There is a nest of tables, an Entertainment Unit which houses the flat screen TV with Freeview, a DVD player. Radio and TV can be played on Freeview. Within the Enternainment Unit is stored Things to Do folders, travel timetables, books and DVDS.
The kitchen area is fully equipped, comprising base units and open plan storage, fridge, electric cooker & microwave.
There is 1 bedroom (one extra large 5 feet wide 'Queen Size' bed). Travel Cot: supplied free of charge.
Occasional bed if needed for the 3rd person staying (supplement charged).
Space for Travel Cot in bedroom (we can supply one free of charge).
Luxury tiled bathroom with underfloor heating, a powerful shower and BATH..
Use of large garden with garden furniture, games, relaxing pond and fantastic view
Further information: Arrival Time is 3pm, Depart by 10am on your final day in The Cottage.
Arrival Time is 4pm. Depart by 11am in The Apartment.
All bedding and towels are provided - just bring your own beach towels. Towels changed mid-week for weekly bookings.
The Cottage and Apartment are no-smoking.
Sorry no pets.
Local Spar shop in the village of Crowlas.
White Hart Pub 200 yards up the hill (real ale, fine foods, children welcome).
14th century church also 200 yards up the hill.
Two more pubs at the bottom of our hill (3 min walk).
Tescos and Morrisons on the way to Penzance (just a mile away on the A30).
Many launderettes nearby.
Half a mile from Isles of Scilly Heliport.
Larger Groups -Bookings up to 10 people!: Why not stay in The Cottage and The Apartment combined for larger groups?
Available on request for larger groups from June - October.
Our spacious and luxurious Apartment - sleeps 4/5/6+ and The Cottage sleeps 2/3 (see multi-link on our HomeAway main accomodation entry).
We can offer accommodation for up to 9 people and 2 babies in both The Cottage and Apartment for larger groups. Please enquire and we'll do our best to help you!
Details for holiday cottage The Cottage, 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, 1 Bathroom
- pets not allowed
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Stacey & Steve Halfyard
Family- run, friendly small business. Operating since the year 2000. .
Stacey & Steve Halfyard purchased this cottage in 2000
Why Stacey & Steve Halfyard chose St Ives
The atmosphere of the area ... Very relaxing and quiet location (nestled between 2 fields, opposite allotments), views of the sea and surrounding countryside. Convenient for A30 which means that everywhere in West Cornwall is on the doorstep ie St Ives, Penzance, Marazions and all the lovely little villages.. Near to so may lovely places! You can see St Michael's Mount from the house and village,
The Welcoming feel feel of the accomodation .. Our previous guests comment that our accomodation is like a 'home from home' because we like to think we have thought of everythng you need during your stay ie Welcome Pack of local paper, bicuits tea, coffee, milk, flowers all kitchen requirements including flowers, washing up liquid, kitchen towels etc. Idyllic...
We welcome couples, singles and families, buisness people. All are welcome, all want to come back.
What makes this cottage unique
Former Village Primary School. History of the School enclosed in Information Pack.
Guestbook comments from the owner
Thank you so much for everything. Beautiful place to stay. It was our first visit to Cornwall and The Cottage is a perfect and comfortable retreat. Thanks for the warm welcome and we are sure we will be back to "The Old Primary School"