Nestled near part of the rugged North Cornish coast, Medlar Cottage is a marvellous place to spend a trip away with family or friends, no matter what the time of the year.
Surrounded by acres of land on the owner’s private property, this property offers beautiful scenery both on your doorstep and further afield in the landscapes of Cornwall.
The property features remnants of its historic past, once part of a thriving mining community, this cottage shows character, from its exposed beams and thick stone walls, it’s a quaint and quirky property that offers an enjoyable stay for everyone.
The large kitchen is perfect for spending time with your loved ones, with underfloor heating and a woodburning stove, you don’t have to worry about winter chills as you whip up a storm in the kitchen, whether it’s a classic Sunday dinner or a family favourite, this kitchen has everything you could possibly need to create a crowd (and belly) pleasing dinner as you sit around the fire at the dining table exchanging ideas on what to do when you awake the next day.
Head to the lounge after dinner to one of two relaxing areas, a snug compromising an array of seating where you can escape from technology and enjoy each other’s company, or a large sitting area where you can indulge in all your favourite cheesy films before heading up to bed.
There are three bedrooms in the cottage, including a twin for the kids to get a restful night’s sleep, and two doubles for the adults to do the same.
Wake up to the sound of birdsong and head outside with a hot cup of coffee to take in the breath-taking scenery on the land surrounding you, whether you manage to spot a frog leaping from the pond or a rabbit amongst the foliage, it’s a great place for kids and nature lovers alike to spot some lovely animals; the perfect way to start the day before a long walk in the Cornish countryside.
Just a short walk away from the property you will find an array of eateries, pubs, and places to explore, and with Tolgus Tin, Cornwall Gold and Tolgus Mill, you’re guaranteed to learn about the past of Cornwall’s mining industry in fun and innovative ways that the whole family will enjoy.
Head further afield to explore the sandy beaches Cornwall is famous for, with Portreath and Porthtowan, just over 3 miles away, this property is the perfect grounds for a sun-soaking trip, or for walking along the Godrevy Heritage Coast, full of fun and action, Cornwall is a great place to spend quality time with your loved ones.
About the location
Falmouth 10.5 miles; St Ives 16 miles.
Redruth is a small town in Cornwall, dating in parts from the 12th century. It was once the centre of Cornish mining history and is now at the heart of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There is a selection of shops, pubs and eateries, and the town holds a variety of continental markets throughout the year. Attractions close to Redruth include the Carn Brea Trail, The Great Flat Load, which is fantastic for cyclist and dog walkers alike, Tolgus Tin Stream Works, and the Tehidy Country Park. The beach at Portreath is a 10 minute drive, or 2.5 miles from Redruth. The entire stunning North coast is a suburb playground for surfing and all watersports, with resorts such as St Ives, Falmouth, the Roseland Peninsula and the whole Lizard Peninsula within easy reach. A superb destination for your Cornish holiday.
Note: Unfenced pond and steps in garden
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