Situated in the tiny creek-side hamlet of Point near Devoran, this superbly appointed cottage is positioned to take full advantage of the tremendous views down the river Carnon towards Restronguet Creek.
At high tide, sipping a drink on the window seat in the sitting room, visitors might well think that they were actually afloat.The setting is tranquil yet the cottage is within an easy drive of many of Cornwall's best attractions.
Falmouth, 6 miles away, offers everything a sailor desires along with sandy beaches and good restaurants.
The attractive county town of Truro, with its cathedral and fine Georgian architecture, is only three miles away.
The famous Eden Project is less than an hour's drive, as are several of Cornwall's finest gardens (Heligan, Trelissick and Lanhydrock to name but three) as well as Land's End, the Lizard Peninsula and the countless beautiful beaches and magnificent stretches of the South West Coastal path.
The north Cornish coast is only 40 minutes drive.
Closer to home there is also much to explore in and around the Fal or Helford rivers and the Roseland peninsula.The owners have taken enormous care in upgrading Lion Cottage to a very high standard.
It offers truly luxurious accommodation for up to four people in three bedrooms in a magical waterside setting, with views out to the creek from almost every room.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor super king-size double with en suite shower room with shower, basin and WC, 2 x super king-size double. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
About the location
St Agnes 8.6 miles; Falmouth 11 miles; Redruth 11.5 miles, Newquay 13.6 miles, Eden Project 18 miles, Lizard Peninsula 18 miles, St Ives 25 miles, Land's End 36 miles..
Truro is the retail centre of Cornwall with a good range of independent shops as well as national stores all within a compact city centre. With its eclectic range of art galleries, bars, restaurants, cinema, theatre, museum and outstanding cathedral this small city is a superb year round destination. Steeped in history and intriguing architecture there is always plenty to do and see. Just meandering through the Georgian cobbled streets is a pleasure in itself. With many peaceful parks all within a short stroll from the centre it is a most relaxing city to visit. A wonderful day trip can be had from Truro to Falmouth along the stunning Fal estuary with many options to disembark and pick up the boat later along the scenic river trip.
Note: Ground floor bedroom is accessed down stairs from dining room, may be unsuitable for those with limited mobility.
Note: This property is unsuitable for children.