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Round House East - Self-catering cottage in Cornwall

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Pendower Road Veryan, TR2 5QL Truro, Cornwall
England, United Kingdom

Ian Rose www.roundhousecornwall.co.uk
+44 (0)1494 774290(landline)
+44 (0)7480 198040(mobile)

Pretty, thatched, perfectly round: a romantic village bolthole with retro touches. Grab flip-flops and leads and run the dogs on the beach

Standing like sentries guarding the village pub and green below are two whitewashed 1820s roundhouses with thatched roofs and crosses – believed to keep the devil away. Ingenious how everything fits so neatly within the curving walls, from solid wood floors to fitted wardrobes, in this warm, quirky bolthole. Local art and retro touches – a tide clock, a 50s sideboard, sky blue upholstery – rub shoulders with a vast TV (in both sitting room and cosy upstairs bedroom). In the kitchen extension, past the lime green fridge, find a glass dining table and windows to the pretty cottage garden. Take a morning espresso out to your lounger and watch the seagulls swoop. When night falls, soak in the roll top bath, then retire to a super king-sized bed under a vaulted ceiling; Art Deco mirror, quirky lamps and pink-and-purple rug continue the fun retro theme. Bring bicycles, dogs, flip flops for the beach and walking boots for the South West Coast Path; the Roseland Peninsula is awash with secret coves and seaside restaurants. The boat to Truro is voted one of the world's most scenic ferry routes. No wonder guests book again and again.

No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Credit cards
Credit or debit card payment accepted.
Wireless internet access available.
Pets welcome
Please let the owner know if you want to bring pets.

Electricity included

Open fire / woodburner

Microwave oven

Central heating

Mobile reception




Cooked meals available

Washing machine

Restaurant nearby

Shop within 3 miles

Local points of interest from Ian Rose:

Local points of interest from
Ian Rose:

  • Tea by the Sea! A fantastic selection of cakes and pasties with tea and coffee from a lovely team working out of a retro van at Carne Beach.
  • The Hidden Hut is an hour or so's walk along the coast path, perfect for lunch or, if you can get a table, supper on one of their feast nights.
  • Walk down from St Anthony Head to the beaches at Great Molunan or Little Molunan. Great views over the Fal Estuary and Carrick Roads and maybe have a swim.
  • Freshly caught crab, hand-picked and ready to eat, scallops and whatever fish has come in with the boat, from Curgurrell Farm. Wonderful with Da Bara crusty bread and Camel Valley sparkling wine.
  • Walk to Melinsey Mill via Pendower Beach, take tea and enjoy their home-made cakes, or some quiche with a glass of Betty Stogg's, brewed by Skinner's Brewery in Truro.
Points of interest

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  • 1 Cottage for 2
Price:(i) £435 to£970 per week

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Paw prints Bringing your dog
Handy to know:

The nearby beaches are dog-friendly.

Dog treats:

Little cupboard filled with tug toys.

Dog fee:

Dogs £20 per stay. Contact owner if you wish to bring more than 2 dogs.

Bringing your dog

Pendower Road Veryan, TR2 5QL Truro, Cornwall

Self-catering Round House East (self-catering)
Cottage ~ 1 double & 1 bathroom sharing 1 shower room
Price: (i) £ 435 to £ 970 per week
Ian Rose www.roundhousecornwall.co.uk
+44 (0)1494 774290(landline)
+44 (0)7480 198040(mobile)

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