This traditional semi-detached cottage is in the hamlet of Polgigga close to Lands End in Cornwall and can sleep 4 people in two bedrooms.
Smithy Cottage sits in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty close to the coast and iconic Lands End in the peaceful hamlet of Polgigga. Surrounded by open farmland, this adorable traditional cottage is less than 2 miles from Porthgwarra Beach (a famous filming location for the BBCs Poldark). The Minack, an open air theatre which is built into the cliff face and overlooks spectacular Porthcurno Beach, is within a ten minute drive. Sennen Cove is very close and provides good surf, a pub, beachside restaurant, ice cream parlour and art gallery. There are two bedrooms, accommodating up to four guests, and two bathrooms. There is also a sitting/dining room with a wood burner style electric fire and a modern fitted kitchen. The patio garden at the rear is well screened from view, sheltered and ideal for alfresco meals. Follow the garden path and through a secure gate to a pretty pond which is lovely to sit out after a day exploring the coast whilst the children feed the resident ducks. There is off road parking for one car next to cottage.Smithy Cottage is superbly located for ramblers, romantics, beach lovers, bird-watchers, golfers and city escapees seeking some serious R&R.
Amenities: Electric heating and oil filled radiators. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, books, games, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for one car next to cottage. Patio garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles and pub/restaurant approx 1.5 miles. The village duck pond is accessed via the garden path and through a gate, children to be supervised.
Region: Cornwalls visitors are constantly tempted back to the beautiful coastline, tiny fishing villages, hidden coves and the world-class surfing. Whatever the reason, Cornwall has long cemented its place as one of Britains premier holiday destinations.
Town: The hamlet of Polgigga is situated close to Lands End in Cornwall. The town of St Just is the nearest town and has several monument and prehistoric antiquities, including a Bronze Age settlement at Cape Cornwall. The town also has a town hall, a church, shops and pubs, and Plain-an-Gwarry, a theatre used for miracle plays in medieval times. Porthcorno, which has the outdoor Minack Theatre is situated 5 miles away. The village of Mousehole is within a short drive where stargazy pie can be sampled. Also within reach is the town of Penzance, which boasts winding streets, shops, clubs, restaurants and a harbour, from where day trips to the Scilly Isles can be enjoyed. A lovely base for your Cornwall adventure.