Holiday Cottage in Mid Cornwall
Sleeps 10 - Bedrooms 5 - From £858
The Threshing Barn
Ground Floor: One double bedroom (5' bed) with en-suite shower room and wardrobe. A second twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom and wardrobe.
First Floor: Open plan living area and kitchen.
Exterior: The patio has external table & chairs with a BBQ.
Church Close Cottage
Ground Floor: Open plan living area with a fully fitted kitchen, and range of comfortable chairs. Twin or double bedroom (3ft or 6ft zip & link beds) and family bathroom.
First Floor: Master double bedroom, second twin bedroom and separate shower room with WC.
Exterior: Small patio garden with garden furniture & BBQ.
Large lawned area between the two properties for guest use.
Facilities & Services
Heating is via electric & night storage heating, with combination fan heaters and the wood burning stove in the living area. Both kitchens have a range of equipment including an electric oven and hob, a microwave, fridge / freezer, dishwasher & washing machine. The sitting areas have TV & DVD player. There is Superfast WiFi available at the property, please note speeds can not be guaranteed. There is an iron & ironing board.
Electricity, heating, bed linen & towels are all included but you will need to provide your own beach towels. A basket of logs for the wood-burner are provided free of charge. One well behaved dog in each cottage will be permitted at a small additional cost of £25 per dog / per week, although please remember that you cannot leave dogs unattended in the cottages alone. Regrettably no smoking is allowed. There is a cot & high chair available. There is a carport available for parking your vehicle. The area around the barn and the cottage are for pedestrians only, adding to the safety and seclusion of the site.
General Booking Information
Arrival / Departure is normally a Friday.
Short breaks are available during quieter periods.
£400 pre-authorised to your credit or debit card as a security deposit is required.
Nearby is Stithians Lake, for fishing, sailing, sailboarding and recently the stunning wake-boarding championships. For views of the whole region take the roads to Carn Brea or Carn Marth above Camborne. From here you can see St Ives, St Michael's Mount, Falmouth and east to Clay Country. Near here is the Great Flat Lode Trail through the mines and high moors. These days, most of the mining has disappeared, but it is still a fascinating area to explore and is steeped in history. A highlight is to hire a bicycle and ride along the old mineral tramway now called the Bissoe Trail from Devoran to Portreath or the North Coast.
Cusgarne lies in a sheltered valley on the edge of the famous tin and copper heritage mining area between Redruth, Truro and Falmouth. Here in the past were many industries; flour mills, wool, paint, linen and candle factories to name a few. This lovely sheltered valley, where many rare plants grow, is a delightful place to visit with something for everyone to enjoy.
The harbour town of Falmouth is within a short drive with a number of attractions for the visitor. There is the fascinating National Maritime Museum or you can take a boat trip around the spectacular Carrick Roads or sample the stylish Rick Stein's Fish & Chip Restaurant or Oyster Bar.
The Helford River and Lizard Peninsula are also within easy reach.
The city of Truro is only a 7 mile drive to the north east and has a wide selection of good shopping including a Tescos, Sainsburys, Marks & Spencer and many other high street outlets. There is also a cinema and a great selection of restaurants, pubs & cafes. The resort of Newquay is about 12 miles to the north with its spectacular surf beaches at Fistral & Watergate Bay. Jamie Oliver's "Fifteen" restaurant is located here. Padstow, with its fine selection of restaurants influenced by Rick Stein is just over 20 miles. Harbourside towns & villages such as Fowey, Falmouth & St Mawes are all within easy reach. For those flying to Cornwall, the airport is within easy reach.
4.7 out of 5
Service and Staff: 5
Value For Money: 5
A Great Find
We had a wonderful stay in Cusgarne. The owners were very helpful and the property was well stocked with everything we could possibly need.There were 10 of us in total but there was plenty of space for everyone. All in all, we thought it was a great place and would happily return if we get the opportunity.
From the Owner:
4.7 out of 5
Service and Staff: 5
Value For Money: 4
Superb break away
10 of us stayed in the two converted barns , the grounds and barns were spotlessly clean and very well looked after . Perfect for families , cosy woodburner , the owners were very friendly and helped out with any questions etc . Wifi has just been installed which was a life saver esp with kids who love their iPads! Only one thing but not a major issue the sofas were really tiny to be able to relax on in the evenings , couple of big ones would be better but all in all fab stay thank u
From the Owner: