With its quiet position in a secluded cul-de-sac, and lawned garden with a decked terrace, Tegen really is the perfect choice for a quiet holiday. This detached bungalow is just a short stroll from the village pub and restaurant, and an award-winning butchers, as well as the wide expanse of Par Beach.
The ancient village of Tywardreath is just 3 miles from Fowey, a sailing town on the stunning south coast, the perfect base for seeing this stunning county and its dramatic coastline that includes golden beaches, quiet harbour villages and breathtaking cliff-top walks. The south facing village of Polkerris has water sports options, such as kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding, along with the traditional touches of sand castle building and rock pooling.
Fowey, home to a royal regatta and cultural festival each year has deep sea fishing, dolphin spotting trips, sailing and kayaking along its famous river. Try your hand at mackerel fishing for the evening’s alfresco dinner back at the house, or stay in Fowey for an estuary side dinner in one of the many cafés bars and restaurants that the town boasts. The town is a network of narrow lanes with local galleries, bakers and plenty of craft and gift shops.
The ever popular Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan and Lostwithiel, an ancient town and home to Cornwall’s antiques markets, are within a short drive, making this area a must for staying and seeing. There are golf courses, cycle trails and woodland walks nearby, along with many National Trust houses and gardens proving that Tegen has it all on its doorstep. Beach ½ mile. Shop 200 yards, pub and restaurant 180 yards.