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Fantastic Unique Apartment Overlooking The Sea, Right On The Waterfront

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Fort Picklecombe, nr Cawsand, East Cornwall, England - A Luxury Apartment In Fort Picklecombe, Fantastic Sea Views, Right On The Waterfront

Fantastic sea views. ‘Sea Spray’, a luxury apartment (3rd floor out of 4 floors) situated in Fort Picklecombe (was once a 19th cent Fort) , 2 miles from Torpoint, East Cornwall. 'Sea Spray' is only yards from the waterfront having panoramic sea views over Cawsand Bay & Plymouth Sound , a stunning setting. Plymouth is visible in the distance and there is an interesting array of ships and sailing boats visible over the Sound. Fort Picklecombe over recent years has been converted into prestige residential apartments. The 19th cent Fort is in a quiet rural setting, on a spectacular stretch of coastline, ideal for walkers. A small sandy beach (not during winter) is a few minutes stroll away and the good sandy beach at Kingsand and Cawsand (adjoining pretty villages with good pubs, cafes and shops) is under 2 miles by road and coastal footpath. Footpaths to Mount Edgcumbe Nat Trust house and grounds, deer park and woods. During the summer a ferry will take you from Cawsand across the bay to Plymouth, landing on famous Plymouth Hoe. Just over 1 mile to National Trust Mount Edgecumbe House and Gardens. Under 2 miles to the pedestrian Cremyll Ferry which will take you across the Bay, landing in Stonehouse, Plymouth. From where you land it is a short walk to city centre shops and the famous Barbican and Hoe waterfront areas. Visit Plymouth's new shopping centre, historic attractions such as the Elizabethan House, Plymouth Aquarium (largest in Europe) and lots of other things to do and see. Fort Picklecombe is situated in a great area for walkers, featuring in an edition of the Shell Guide as the most picturesque part of England.

Bedroom 1 has 1 double bed. Bedroom 2 has bunk beds. Futon double bed in living area. Maximum of 4 people only. Kitchen area has an electric oven, hob unit, microwave, fridge/freezer & dishwasher. Good size open plan living area with T.V.and DVD. Shower room.

Linen inclusive. Electric inclusive. Heating by electric panel wall heaters easy to keep warm).

There is a dedicated parking space for one car in the car park beneath the Fort, with convenient adjoining lift to the holiday apartment (also stair access). Other parking in grounds. No pets.

More Details

Property Manager
Southwest Holiday Cottages
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Southwest Holiday Cottages

Southwest Holiday Cottages have a large selection of cottages throughout Cornwall . Our office is usually open 7 days a week until 8 p.m. Tel: 01752 260711. You can book and pay online on our own www.southwestholidaycottages.com website. If you are looking for a company to handle the letting of your holiday cottage, or you wish to book a cottage, we will be pleased to hear from you . All our cottages have been personally inspected so we can assure they are of a good standard and offer good value for money. We varied types of cottages to satisfy all categories of holidaymaker. We look forward to having you holiday with us.

Why Southwest Holiday Cottages chose Cornwall

Right on the seafront. Fantastic sea views. ‘Sea Spray’ is a luxury apartment (3rd floor out of 4 floors) situated in Fort Picklecombe, 2 miles from Torpoint, South Cornwall. The apartment is only yards from the waterfront with fantastic sea views over Plymouth Sound and Cawsand Bay, a stunning setting. Plymouth is visible in the distance and there is an interesting array of ships and sailing boats visible over the Sound.

What makes this apartment unique

Fort Picklecombe is next to National Trust Mount Edgcumbe Estate (free access to the public, lovely coastal and other walks) and allows paid access to the country house and gardens. Coastal footpath leading from Fort Picklecombe to Kingsand and Cawsand beach in one directions and the pedestrian ferry to Plymouth in the other direction.

Amenities

Maker-with-Rame Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Full size bunk beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon double bed in living area - but maximum 4 people
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has 1 double bed. Bedroom 2 has full size bunk beds. Futon double bed in living area. Maximum of 4 people only.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Linen inclusive. Electric inclusive. Heating by electric panel wall heaters easy to keep warm). No pets please. There is a dedicated parking space for one car in the car park beneath the Fort, with convenient adjoining lift to the holiday apartment (also stair access). Other parking in grounds. Outside: Right on the waterfront, with rocks, tiny sandy beach at low tide and a boat pier. Holidaymakers say they have caught fish, beach fishing from immediately outside the apartment. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen is inclusive.

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Fantastic Unique Apartment Overlooking The Sea, Right On The Waterfront
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Lovely comfortable apartment.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed staying here very much. Very comfortable. Good size - more than I expected from the photos. No sign of wifi code so we made do with intermittent BT Wifi this is why 4 not 5 stars. There is a great library in the basement with books, jigsaws and games. We were lucky enough to have a NATO exercise so many warships about. There are trolleys by the stairs to carry luggage up in the lift - nicer to go up lift 3 from the lobby and walk round level 3 rather than in the basement. Easy 2 mile walk to Kingsand. More energetic to Cremyll. Pubs great in both places.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Kingsand, under 2 miles, by coastal walk or road
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
On the Waterfront , next to beach, nr kingsand

Special interest holidays:

Walking. The apartment is right on the waterfront which juts out to sea, with adjacent pier, so fine for beach fishing. Should be good for bird watching, spotting naval warships, sailing boats, channel ferry and other sailing craft. Lovely walks onto Mount Edgcumbe Nat Trust house and large gardens, along the coastal walks, into Cawsand and Kingsand villages with shops, restaurants cafes and sandy beach.

Coast/Beach:

The holiday apartment & Fort is in a quiet rural setting on an interesting and rugged stretch of coastline, ideal for walkers. There is a small sandy beach (not during winter) a few minutes stroll away and Cawsand sandy beach and pretty village (with a good pub, cafes and shops) is under 2 miles by road and coastal footpath. Kingsand is next to Cawsand. A ferry (summer only) takes visitors from Cawsand across the bay to Plymouth, landing on famous Plymouth Hoe, nearby to city centre shops.

Travel:

Airport at Newquay about 60 miles away.

Distances:

Sea Spray apartment & Fort Picklecombe are just inside Cornwall, 2 miles from Torpoint, South Cornwall. Fort Picklecombe is next to National Trust Mount Edgcumbe Estate (free access to the public, lovely coastal and other walks) and allows paid access to the country house and gardens. Across the bay is Plymouth. A 2 miles coastal road & footpath walk from the apartment to Kingsand and Cawsand villages, with shops, restaurants, cafes, pubs and a sandy beach.

Further Details:

The apartment is only yards from the waterfront with fantastic sea views over Plymouth Sound and Cawsand Bay, a stunning setting. Beach fishing from outside the apartment (holidaymakers tell us they catch bass and other fish). Plymouth is visible in the distance and there is an interesting array of ships and sailing boats visible over the Sound. Fort Picklecombe was originally a 19th century Fort and in recent years has been converted into prestige residential apartments. The Fort is in a quiet rural setting on an interesting and rugged stretch of coastline, ideal for walkers. There is a small sandy beach (not during winter) a few minutes stroll away and Cawsand sandy beach and pretty village (with a good pub, cafes and shops) is under 2 miles by road and coastal footpath. Kingsand is next to Cawsand. A ferry (summer only) takes one from Cawsand across the bay to Plymouth, landing on famous Plymouth Hoe. Adjacent to Plymouth Hoe is the attractive Barbican area of quaint shops, restaurants, sailing boats, National Aquarium, Elizabethan House and other attractions. Boat trips up the estuary. Behind the Hoe and Barbican are Plymouth city centre shops. Fort Picklecombe is next to National Trust Mount Edgcumbe Estate (free access to the public, lovely coastal and other walks) and allows paid access to the country house and gardens. Under 2 miles to the pedestrian Cremyll Ferry which takes you across the bay to Plymouth. From where you land it is a short stroll into Plymouth city centre shops and the famous historic waterfront areas of the Barbican and the Hoe. Visit Plymouth's

Aquarium (largest in Europe), the Elizabethan House and much more.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Can book and pay (by Card) online via our website link from the site. Can also book by phone. We are usually open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Can also pay by cheque.

Changeover Day:
Usually Saturday. But can be varied.

Notes on prices:
Price reduction for part week bookings.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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