Castle Dore Barn

Fowey, Cornwall (Ref. 959232)

  • Rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No


  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

For those seeking a peaceful haven this must be the perfect retreat.

Amongst the beautiful landscape of the South Cornwall coast, the history of Castle Dore stretches over thousands of years.

Now fields and woodland stretch endlessly, populated with local wildlife such as deer, foxes, rabbits and badgers.

Nearby is the idyllic village of Golant, where trips take you along the river or you can relax in the riverside pub.

A mile further the sailing town of Fowey with its historic port offers self hire boats, excellent restaurants, unique shops, galleries and beaches.

Castle Dore is perfectly located for beautiful walks, cycle trails and exploring Cornwall's attractions including the Eden Project.

This superb barn conversion, situated near a small quiet farm, has been transformed into light, airy reverse style accommodation with captivating views over the glorious surrounding countryside.

Solid wood floors and vaulted ceilings create a spacious atmosphere with an open plan living area.

The comfortable lounge benefits from light flooding through doors that lead onto the private balcony where you can enjoy the tranquillity of the valley and river below.

Bedrooms are spacious and elegantly styled.

The large patio and private enclosed garden is perfect for alfresco dining and barbecues.

Other facilities include a tennis court with equipment supplied.

There is ample parking and use of a lockable shed for bike storage.


Reverse level. Ground floor - Two bedrooms: 1 x king with en-suite shower, basin & WC, 1 x zip and link to enable twin beds if requested. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. First floor - Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.


  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washer/dryer
  • TV, DVD player
  • WiFi
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Tennis court, bike storage
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Balcony and garden with seating
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 3 miles
  • Beach 3 miles.

About the location


Eden project 1 mile; Charlestown 3 miles; St Austell 3 miles; Mevagissey 14 miles.

St Blazey is a small town situated 3miles east of St Austell and is nowadays best known for being the closest to the Eden Project, which is a 10 minute drive from the cottage. Nearby Charlestown is a delightful and much sought after coastal village of stone cottages and regency houses. It is famous for its collection of tall ships riding at anchor in the harbour, the shipwreck museum, excellent pubs and restaurants and easy access to the coastal path. More recently it has become famous for the scenes filmed there for the Poldark series. The old market town of St Austell lies just a few miles from the south coast. A short drive will take you to fashionable Fowey, the fishing port of Mevagissey and the Lost Gardens of Heligan. There are also several National Trust gardens and properties within easy reach. With so much to do this is a great year round location.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas