Lin and Rob invite you to share a 'Wind in the Willows' Experience, stroll along the river bank through National Trust and private woodlands; spot Egrets and Kingfishers; take to the water in our rowing boat “Lady’s Maid”; see fish jumping; cross the river using the stepping stones; feed (puddle)ducks from the shore; catch crabs from the quay, net tiddlers from the shallows, picnic on the riverbank or beside the river on the village green.
Lerryn is a magical place, peacefully nestling in a lovely tree lined river valley. A small friendly, picturesque riverside village, Lerryn is set in a conservation area within an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Puddleduck is only a few yards from the river, the popular Ship Inn and our excellent local Post Office/General Stores and riverside village green. This character cottage has much charm, with low ceilings, exposed beams, natural wood and stripped pine features. It is fully furnished and equipped to a high standard.
About the Cottage:
A traditional Cornish cottage in the heart of the beautiful riverside village of Lerryn. On the Fowey estuary and only four miles from the sea and several beaches, the village is very popular with visitors and it has a very lively community.
The area is very attractive to children, artists and walkers being surrounded by open woodland (National Trust and Forestry Commission) and part of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The cottage is very well appointed and equipped and has four bedrooms (two doubles and two twins) and can accommodate up to eight people + a baby in a cot. Out of season it is priced for two (with a small supplement for additional visitors) Short Breaks are also available. A separate enclosed garden with Summerhouse, garden furniture and BBQ is accessible from the rear of the cottage. Heating, personal towels and linen are all included in the price (except cot linen).
Photovoltaic panels provide some of the electricity to the cottage and there are two free electric car charging points (16 and 32 amp). Wi Fi in the cottage is also free.
The excellent village shop and Ship Inn are close by and free parking is available only 50 yards away.
Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms + baby in cot.
Lantic Bay + Others, 6km
Nearest amenities: 4km
Suitable for children of all ages
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
No pets allowed
No smoking at this property
Internet access, DVD player, Rowing Boat available for guest use by arrangement.
Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone
Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
2 bathrooms, of which 1 family bathroom and 1 shower room plus a separate WC, all on ground floor.
Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 8
Linen and towels provided (Except Cot linen)
Private garden, BBQ, Trampoline
This charming self catering cottage is situated within easy travelling distance of the Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Lanhydrock, Lostwithiel, Fowey, Looe, Polperro, Charleston, Lansallos, Lanreath, Polruan and Bodmin. There are several excellent golf courses close by and boat trips run from Fowey and Looe, along with sea fishing trips. This large cottage is a handy base for walking, cycling and canoeing. The cottage is equipped with a wireless broadband hotspot and is ideal for allergy sufferers having a no smoking and no pet policy. The cottage was recently awarded a SECTA Green Acorn Accreditation for its efforts to minimise its environmental impact. There are numerous beaches and coves close by along with the beautiful Fowey Estuary and riverside walks. A rowing boat is available with the cottage (at your own risk) - buoyancy aids are provided.
Other Activities: Canoeing, boat hire
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency () unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.