Not far from Fowey on Cornwall’s south coast and close to the Saints’ Way former pilgrim’s route, Buny Whey is a spacious, single-storey detached cottage with lovely rural views towards the nearby village of Lanlivery. The interior of this beautiful home features an eclectic mix of the traditional and modern; exposed stone and traditional lime mortar coated with breathable eco paint, under-floor heating as well as a wood-burner, a huge wall-mounted television, and a contemporary high-level oak dining-table with matching tall chairs in the kitchen-area. There are two stylish bedrooms, the double with a curtain screening its en suite bathroom. The large enclosed garden, complete with children’s play equipment, overlooks fields where the nearby Owners keep horses and sheep.
A nearby footpath provides a delightful short walk to the excellent local pub – the perfect place for a leisurely lunch or to mull over the day's adventures with a glass of wine. The Eden Project and Lanhydrock House are an easy drive away.
Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock and wood-burner. Electric range cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine/drier and dishwasher
Step to Bedroom 1 with double bed (5') and en suite Bathroom with bath, hand shower attachment, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 2 with ‘zip and link’ (5' double or 2'6" twin) beds
Shower-room with shower, WC and wash-basin
Take care with toddlers on the garden play equipment and restrain dogs around livestock in the fields.
- Dogs welcome (1 only)
- Cot and high chair
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Private parking for 2 cars
- No smoking
- Pub 1 mile
- Garden furniture and barbecue
- Full under-floor heating
Relax and admire the view!
The cottage has cosy under-floor heating throughout, and the open beams, exposed stone and lime plaster walls give it lots of character.
The beautifully fitted kitchen.
Tall glass doors open out to the cobbled patio and large enclosed private garden.
The sunny cobbled patio in the back garden.
The open plan living-room is light and spacious.
The high-level dining-table has matching tall chairs.
The living-room features a huge wall-mounted television.
The large garden includes toddlers' swings and a raised Wendy House (please supervise younger children).
The double bedroom (Bedroom 1) overlooks the garden.
A beautiful voile curtain screens the double bedroom from its en suite bathroom.
The beautifully tiled en suite has a contemporary free-standing bath.
When joined together, the twin beds in the second bedroom become a comfortable 5' double bed.
The 'zip and link' bedroom (Bedroom 2).
For easy access, the contemporary shower-room has an open-ended walk-in shower.
The back of the cottage.
The wider view from the end of the garden towards the village of Lanlivery, which has an excellent pub.
The front of the cottage, with the parking-area beside it.
The Owners' paddock beyond the parking-area, where their ponies are usually kept.
Looking across the estuary towards Polruan from Fowey.
Mevagissey's picturesque harbour.
Looking towards Fowey estuary from the Esplanade in the town.
Readymoney Cove is just a short drive away.
Fishing boats pull up at the harbour in Mevagissey to unload.