- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
Kersey Cottage nuzzles in a pretty bunting decorated setting in the heart of Flushing's wow factor coastal village. This stylish cottage creates the perfect base for exploring this beautiful corner of west Cornwall. Small and sandy Kiln Beach is a great spot for sailing and boating with harbour, waterside pub and seafood restaurant just a few minutes stroll away, framed by the scenic riverscape to Falmouth. Enjoy the fun of the annual Regatta, take a water safari excursion to spy seals or hire kayaks and explore the pretty tranquil waters and secluded creeks along the Fal River. For less wet pursuits, don walking boots along the riverbank around Trefusis Headland to Mylor.
From Flushing, board the passenger ferry to Falmouth. This famed resort with deep water harbour hosts a bounty of restaurants, traditional inns,bars and art galleries, the National Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle and choice of four beaches for swimming and sand-side picnics. Visit the beautiful Trelissick Gardens, a 10 mile drive away with flora and woodland walk set against a big river backdrop. Truro city, with majestic Cathedral and cobbled lanes with theatre, cinema and retail outlets is a half hour drive away, with a bounty of eateries and bars. Within a 30 mile drive or less, the much favoured hot-spot destinations of iconic St Ives, with dinky quay, boutiques, Tate Gallery and golden beaches offering surf lessons and board hire, and the Lizard Peninsula's almost Mediterranean Kynance Cove are a must!
Kersey Cottage fuses sophistication and comfort in a modern minimalist interior to create a superb venue for family and friends seeking relaxation and recreation, for celebration gatherings and happy holidays. The open-plan living room is a haven with lantern skylight, natural slate and oak floors, big quirky sofa and chairs in playful palettes, a generous dining area for socialising and a high gloss statement kitchen with top notch appliances for cool cookery. Fold back the bi-fold doors leading out to the formal courtyard patio for sunshine dining and sun downer drinks. Comfortable bedrooms and smart bathrooms complete the simply stunning elegance of this exquisite cottage.
Over three floors. Four bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 1 x first floor king size room, 1 x first floor twin (zip and link to double on request), 1 x first floor bunk room. Ground floor WC and basin. Lower ground floor wet room with shower. First floor bathroom with bath, rain shower over, basin and WC. Lower ground floor open plan living room and kitchen diner.
Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge freezer, Neff dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, steriliser, booster seat, baby bath seat, child step, BT TV with Netflix, Apple TV, Bose iPod dock, XBox, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available. Off road parking for 1 car in the garage, plus roadside parking. Enclosed garden with decking, furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets or smoking. Pub and restaurant 3 mins walk.
About the location
Mabe 3 miles; Penryn 2 miles; Truro 11 miles.
Falmouth, with its magnificent natural harbour (the third largest in the world), winding streets and beaches, will keep you occupied for hours. The town's old harbour-side pubs, excellent shopping, art gallery and stunning National Maritime Museum simply complete the picture. Pendennis Castle, built by Henry VIII, is Falmouth's most popular attraction, sited on its own peninsula with superb panoramic sea views. Across from Falmouth harbour is the beautiful town of St Mawes, surrounded by the rocky coves, sandy beaches and lush green countryside of the Roseland Peninsula. Go there by car (15 miles) or take the passenger ferry from Falmouth (15 minutes). For nature lovers there is the Swanpool Nature Reserve, a lagoon and SSSI teeming with a variety of wildlife. Falmouth offers such a rich variety of landscape and attractions for people of all ages, it is sure to tempt you back time and again.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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