This delightful, detached country cottage is set in rolling, unspoilt countryside, conveniently located for exploring the sheltered sailing waters of the south coast and rugged surfing shores of the north coast. Lovingly restored by its owners to an exceptionally high standard, providing comfortable and spacious accommodation. Perfect for a romantic getaway, a relaxing family holiday or friends’ retreat. The spacious open plan living/dining room has beams, a solid wooden floor, and large floor-to-ceiling glass gable end, which also extends to the master bedroom, ensuring guests make the most of the superb views over the valley. The kitchen has sash windows and two skylights, and there are wide French doors to open up during long summer evenings, as well as a feature fireplace with a wood burner to snuggle up in front of on winter breaks. The cottage is set in large unspoilt gardens with a lawn and patio area, the ideal spot for picnics, relaxing and alfresco dining.
Kea is a pretty hamlet located just a few miles south of the cathedral city of Truro with excellent shops, restaurants, theatre, cinema, river walks and much more. Just a short drive to the busy town and port of Falmouth. There are many prestigious marinas, beautiful sandy beaches and equal distance to the rugged north coastline, with its extensive coastal paths and wide surfing beaches. Nearby Feock has a delightful thatched pub and is home to The King Harry Ferry Company, providing excellent access to the beautiful Roseland Peninsula and St Mawes. Just on the edge of Feock, sits the beautiful National Trust property and beautiful gardens of Trelissick, where you can meander through the trees and expansive grounds to the small beach with panoramic views, woodland walks, shop and café.
Loe Beach is a popular beauty spot attracting water sports enthusiasts, sailing, boat launch and kayaks, with direct water access to the Fal Estuary. Neighbouring Killiow Golf and Country Estate is open to the public, serving food and offering golf enthusiasts a great 18-hole parkland course. Enjoy the famous Bissoe Mineral Tramway Coast to Coast cycle trail, 2½ miles away, from nearby Devoran on the south coast stretching 16 miles to Portreath on the north coast, passing mining heritage and superb countryside. Bikes can be hired locally. The area is popular with walkers, cyclists, golfers, bird watchers, sailing enthusiasts and foodies. Equally appealing to those guests who love to sit and read a book quietly in the peaceful garden, Lavender Cottage will please all. Beach 2 miles. Pub and restaurant 4 miles.