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


Charlestown 7.5 miles; St Austell 8 miles; Mevagissey 14 miles.

Fowey is situated on the west bank of the River Fowey and has a unique charm which holds a special fascination for all ages with something for everyone. The town's natural harbour has for many years been a magnet for yachtsmen, attracting a multitude of sailing dinghies, yachts, schooners and motor launches. Back on land the quaint cottages and a mixture of medieval and Georgian historic buildings upon cobbled walkways all add to the enchanting atmosphere. With a fine selection of quality shops, galleries, restaurants and pubs Fowey really is a year round destination. There are many family attractions in the area, including Mevagissey and Charlestown harbours, the Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas