Cornwall Living 2018

Coastal escapes

Beautiful stays in Lelant, Padstow and the Helford.

The Old Vicarage, St Ives

The Old Vicarage is a unique holiday home full of opulence and luxury, set in its own stunning grounds and gardens which were once open to the public for all to admire. Being so close to St Ives and just a few minutes from the stunning Cornish coastline, this is the perfect place for a memorable celebration of life, engagements, weddings, or the ultimate family holiday. Whatever the occasion, you will be absolutely delighted to spend a week or more at this fabulous Cornish holiday home.

Enjoy alfresco dining with beautiful views across the countryside, taking advantage of the unique outside seating and bar area, with its own pizza oven and built in barbeque.

This dog friendly house has been filled with thoughtful and luxurious items, and includes six sumptuous bedrooms. The master bedroom boasts views over the gardens and surrounding countryside and has a separate en suite with a magnificent duo bath and walk-in shower room. There are also three additional, beautiful bathrooms, one of which has a fabulous free-standing nickel bath.

The huge kitchen, complete with Aga, log burner and bi-folding doors, leads to a wonderful walled garden which has everything you need to create your own culinary feast, and there are two sitting rooms complete with 50-inch TVs and log burners.

There is also the The Mews, a separate, stylish romantic hideaway with the same opulent and luxurious interior as The Old Vicarage, with its own private garden. This can be booked seperately or with The Old Vicarage, and parking for seven cars is provided.

01872 561642

Peacehay Barn, near Padstow

With its five star views gazing over the luscious green fields and its luxurious boutique styled interior, Peacehay Barn truly feels like a sanctuary providing both peace and tranquillity. The newly built property is just waiting for your arrival!

The interior offers a fresh and modern feel, with whites and neutral shades running throughout. With each of its details being meticulously selected, from the crisp white linen lying on each bed to the beautiful, shiny wooden floors, here you will be guaranteed a truly special holiday experience.

With three separate balconies you’ll never be far from a view of the exquisite surroundings. The barn house boasts a large outdoor space, perfect for those looking for that fresh air filled getaway. Sip a cup of tea whilst you watch the world go by in this haven of pure bliss, play with your kids on the endless fields which lay at your doorstep – this property will cater for all of your wishes.

Just a short drive away from the idyllic town of Padstow, Peacehay Barn is set in a perfect spot. Spoil yourself in one of the town’s many eateries, or take a stroll and browse the independent boutiques. What’s more, the house is walking distance from the Trevibban Mill Vineyard, where you can experience a day full of indulging in delicious delicacies and delectable Cornish produce.

01841 533331

Avallen Barn, Helford

Nestled in a peaceful corner near the Helford river is an ancient farmstead called Kestle Barton, where you’ll find a selection of very special holiday homes, as well as a tiny but exceptional art gallery. All have been lovingly restored to award-winning standards.

Among these beautiful holiday homes is Avallen Barn – an impressive conversion that sleeps eight, plus the dog! Here, it’s especially evident that ancient and modern can indeed co-exist, creating the perfect environment in which to relax and entertain.

Set on two levels, Avallen Barn provides everything you need, from extra-comfortable bedrooms, to a large and well thought-out open plan kitchen and living space that even includes a football table, not to mention the exclusive use of a large garden that opens onto an orchard and wildflower meadows.

Miles of glorious creekside walks beckon from the doorstep to Frenchman’s Creek and beyond, making this the ideal escape for a big family or group of friends who want to make the most of Cornwall by the water.

01326 567838

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