"Seawards" is in a spectacular coastal location up a quiet private lane on the edge of the small unspoilt village of Perranuthnoe, 2 miles east from the well known seaside holiday destination of Marazion. "Seawards" has outstanding south westerly coastal views over Mounts Bay and beyond towards Marazion, Mousehole, Newlyn and Penzance. From the property it is a four minute, virtually traffic free, walk to the safe, sandy beach of Perran Sands and five minutes walk to the centre of the village with it's excellent pub, cafes and galleries. Seawards offers well equipped, contemporary, light and airy accommodation for up to 8 people. The main bungalow has 2 bedrooms and 1 bathrooms and 1 showroom and offers spacious accommodation for 4 people, in addition the annexe provides another 4 beds ( 1 king and 1 set of bunk beds) and a shower room.
Our changeover day is Friday.
The living accommodation located at the front of the bungalow consists of a large light well equipped kitchen/dining room with views towards the sea and a large separate sitting room with comfy sofas, chairs, TV/DVD and wood burning stove. The sitting room has panoramic coastal views with sliding doors opening directly onto the decking with garden furniture and BBQ for outdoor dining.
The 2 bedrooms in the bungalow are located at the rear of the property as follows:
Bedroom 1: super king bed OR 2 singles, with ensuite shower room
Bedroom 2: king size bed with bath/shower room opposite.
Bedroom 3 (annexe): king size bed and bunk beds with ensuite shower room
The annexe is located 6 metres across a paved courtyard which leads off the side door of the kitchen/dining room.
Between the bungalow and the annexe there is a secluded, sheltered courtyard with outdoor furniture. A delightful sun trap, just right for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
The wooden decking at the front of the bungalow also has outdoor furniture and is the perfect place to enjoy the lovely views by day or watch the sun go down in the evening.
There is parking for 3 cars opposite the front of the property with a small lawn area adjacent.
Perran Lane , which leads to "Seawards" is a small lane/track servicing only a handful of the other properties, with only occasional car. It is therefore extremely quiet so all you will have to disturb you is the sound of the waves or the call of the birds.
The Cornish and South West Coastal paths (in both easterly and westerly directions) are within one minute's walk enabling you to explore this magnificent area of natural beauty with ease.
"Seawards" therefore offers an excellent base from which to enjoy the perfect Cornish seaside holiday with all that South West Cornwall has to offer close at hand.
BRIEF SUMMARY OF LOCAL EXCURSIONS:
PERRANUTHNOE: has 2 cafes (one located at the top of the steps leading down to the beach) and one in the centre of the village. "The Victoria" Inn, one of
Cornwall's oldest pubs, serves delicious food and drink located in the heart of the village, just a short walk from the property as is the ancient church of St Piran .There are also craft and art galleries with displays from many talented local artists.
MARAZION: 2 miles away is the ancient town of Marazion , dominated by the famous "St Michael"s Mount" open to the public and run by the National Trust. From the centre of the town the cobbled causeway leads to the The Mount at low tide or at high tide you can take "a hobbler" (a small water taxi which will ferry you across). The town also has local cafes, pubs, restaurants, local shops, and galleries .
PENZANCE: The larger town of Penzance is 5 miles away has 3 supermarkets, several restaurants, shops, cinema and regular ferry crossings to the Isles of Scilly and mainline station to London Paddington and elsewhere.
PORTHLEVEN: 6 miles away is a delightful traditional Cornish fishing village with enclosed harbour, providing a safe haven from many winter storms. Increasingly Porthleven is becoming home to many well known restaurants and now hosts the
Porthleven Music and Food Festival.
ST IVES: 5 miles away is picturesque St Ives with it's harbour, beaches and well known "Tate Gallery" and many other galleries including the Barbara Hepworth Sculptor Garden display works from many famous artists, sculptors and potters is also a short drive.
NEWLYN: 6 miles, is home to the the largest commercial fishing fleet in the South West but also has interesting pubs, galleries and a new art house Cinema and restaurant.
MOUSEHOLE: 7 miles away is the prettiest harbour in the area with narrow streets and small cottages framing the tiny harbour providing a safe haven for small boats. It is famous for its Christmas Lights and the legend of "The Mousehole Cat" and has several good pubs and restaurants.
MINACK THEATRE: 10 miles; this famous outdoor theatre is hewn from the dramatic granite cliffs above Porthcurno beach and is well worth visiting for a production or just to admire its creation.
LAND"S END: 15 miles away is the most westerly point in the British Isles
FANTASTIC UNRIVALLED SANDY BEACHES FOR ALL AGES ALL WITHIN 30 MINUTES DRIVE:
SOUTH COAST: Perranuthnoe, Marazion, Praa Sands, Prussia Cove, Keneggy, Porthcurno, Pedn Vounder
WEST COAST: Whitesands Bay (Sennen and Gwenver)
NORTH COAST: ST Ives Beaches, Carbis Bay, Hale, Gwithian Towans, Godrevy
WATERSPORTS: Windsurfing, kite surfing, body boarding, surfing, kayaking, canoeing, sailing, coasteering all available at various local centres and beaches within
30 minute drive. Usually possible to rent equipment including wet suits.
WALKING: from your doorstep directly onto the Cornish Coastal Path which forms part of The South West Coastal Path
CYCLING: Numerous rides flat and hilly including several off-road routes.
GARDENS: This part of Cornwall with its mild frost free climate has a wealth exquisite and unusual gardens to visit including: Trengwainton,
Trewithen, Tremenneere Sculptor Garden, Godophin House and Garden to name a few local ones.
GOLF: At Lelant (West Cornwall Golf Club) St Just (Cape Cornwall Golf Club) Praa Sands Holiday Village Golf Club, Mullion Golf Club on the Lizard all