Meadowcroft is a comfortable detached cottage in the heart of Gorran Haven, moments from the beach.
Quietly situated on a cobbled pedestrian-only lane, and with a pretty garden, summerhouse, outdoor shower and fabulous hot tub the outside areas are calm and attractive alternative to the beach. Inside there is an open fireplace, wifi, books and a charming view of the bay from comfy main kingsize bed It is the perfect place to relax at anytime of the year. Ideal for honeymoon or family beach holiday.
There are 3 bedrooms, (king, double and twin), 2 bathrooms plus en suite wc. Superfast wifi, study with sofa bed, private parking nearby.
Through a wrought iron gate in a high wall topped by flowers, a path leads up to the front door. Lawns either side of the path with borders a tangled riot of California Poppy and roses. A raised patio in front of the cottage has outdoor seating under a pergola covered with Jasmine and Passion Flower. The quiet street is hidden by bamboo, tree fern and palms – courtesy of warm sea air.
Along the side of the cottage a path leads past the enclosed hot tub to a paved terrace and BBQ area outside the kitchen. Here there is also a hot shower – perfect after an evening swim. Part of this area is under cover and has a large wooden box for logs, plus BBQ and spare outdoor seating.
A flight of steps leads to a (south facing) higher terrace with a Summer house with a lovely quiet view of the hillside opposite and allotments over the fence nextdoor.
Summer house has Lloyd loom chairs and sun loungers. Space outside for BBQ if required.
The hot tub is enclosed in a fenced area to the side of the house, reached up steps to a gated wooden enclosure, above there are fairy lights making an enjoyable night time ambiance. There is an additional £50 charge to cover hot tub maintenance. When not in use hot tub can be securely covered.
Glazed front porch: with buckets and spades etc.
The inner front door opens onto open-plan kitchen/dining room
With traditional dining table & chairs seating six; a small sofa in alcove makes a pleasant reading corner. A breakfast bar divides dining area from the kitchen. French doors open onto front patio and outside dining area under pergola.
Oiled beech worktops and fitted units. Butler sink. Dishwasher, fridge freezer, electric cooker with ceramic hob, extractor fan. Microwave and all the required equipment for cooking and dining. Tiled floor. French doors from kitchen open onto side terrace with covered area and hot shower.
Shower cubicle (with seat), WC, hand basin. Utility cupboard contains washing machine and tumble dryer. Tiled floor.
Comfortably furnished with two sofas, armchair and footstool. Also a stone fireplace (supply of logs provided). Flat screen TV, DVD, Freeview box. Fitted carpet. French doors open to the front garden.
A comfy sofa bed and a writing desk, off the diningroom, can be a retreat or an extra bedroom (£30 add on if bed required).
Queensize bed from which there is a lovely view of Gwineas and sea over village rooftops!.
En suite with WC, sink and bidet.
Double bed, window with view of hillside opposite over front garden and village rooftops. Hand basin.
Twin beds, window with view of gardens and sea over rooftops. Hand basin.
Bath with shower spray, sink, WC, bidet. Window over front garden.
The cottage is on ‘Rattle Street’, a pedestrian only street about 20 yards from ‘Canton’ (the main street leading to the sea). The village bakery and main shop is on Canton a two minute walk from the cottage and there is sometimes a lovely smell of baking bread hereabouts. The cliff path and various secluded beaches are within an easy walk.
It is possible to stop and unload near the entrance to Rattle Street, the private parking space for the cottage about 120 yards away just beyond the village carpark. In season it is possible to park on Canton from 6pm to 8am, or anytime off season, if you can find a space.
As with all our properties, linen and towels are provided and electricity is inclusive. Please bring your own beach towels.
The house is well equipped with all our usual inventory items.
Extras: Meadow Croft has a small sofa bed best suited to a child or single adult if required (£30 supplement). The Hot tub is available for use by prior arrangement and there is a charge of £50 for it's cleaning.
Parking and facilities
Parking available, Parking Included, Private Garden , Private Porch
Credit cards accepted, Accessible 24/7 , Children very welcome
Kitchen and dining
Charcoal grill BBQ, Children's high chair, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Microwave, Oven, Fridge, Toaster , Vacuum cleaner
Bathroom and laundry
Bed linen, Hair dryer, Clothes dryer, Iron & Board, Bath Towels provided (please bring own beach towels), Bathtub , Washing machine
Heating and cooling
Central heating , Fireplace
Internet and office
Wifi Internet , Telephone
Carbon Monoxide Detector , Smoke Detector
Credit cards accepted
Children very welcome
Check-in: 04:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
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