Stable Cottage is an absolute gem; beautifully decorated and furnished to offer the utmost comfort and relaxation. The ground floor bedrooms have thick wool carpets, Designers Guild linens and luxurious mattresses. Upstairs, the open plan living-room has industrial-style lamps, original floorboards and a contemporary wood-burner facing the large corner sofa. Toast your toes while reading a book, watching a film or listening to your favourite music on the iPod dock, snug as a bug in this centrally-heated, double-glazed Victorian cottage. Devoran is a lovely village with terraced cottages, elegant Georgian houses and wonderful creekside walks. Herons, curlew, egrets and oystercatchers can be seen at low tide and swans nest on the riverbank. The Old Quay Inn, just up the lane, offers a friendly welcome and great food, perfect after a day exploring.
Close to the meandering waters of Devoran Creek and tucked into a peaceful courtyard setting, semi-detached Stable Cottage offers the best in holiday accommodation. Free WiFi, Smart TV with iPlayer and Netflix, DVDs, books and games provide entertainment, an espresso machine provides that delicious morning coffee, and crabbing lines, buckets and spades are available for the children... all the little extras that make a holiday home really special. Outside, the west-facing patio catches the afternoon and evening sun, perfect for a relaxing drink before dinner. This is a great location for lovers of the outdoors, with walkers able to access creekside trails right from the door and coastal footpaths around Falmouth and the Lizard peninsula within a few miles. Gardeners will find inspiration at the National Trust’s Trelissick Gardens just up the road, at the on-going restoration of the local Enys Gardens or in the wonderful sub-tropical gardens of Trebah and Glendurgan on the Helford River. Just a couple of miles from the Cathedral City of Truro and only slightly further from the beaches, marinas and shops of the historic maritime town of Falmouth, this lovely cottage offers a wonderful base for easy exploring. With the surfing beaches and magnificent clifftop walks on the north coast less than half an hour’s drive away and the nearby King Harry Ferry crossing the River Fal to the sheltered creeks and white sandy beaches of the Roseland peninsula, there is sure to be something and somewhere to suit everybody.
Bedroom 1 with double bed (5')
Bedroom 2 with 'zip and link' (5' double or 2'6" twin) beds
Bathroom with bath, hand shower attachment, wash-basin and alcove with washing machine
Cloakroom with WC and wash-basin
Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. TV, DVD player, iPod dock and wood-burner. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
- Regret no pets
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Private parking for 1 car
- No smoking
- Pub 200 yds
- Courtyard furniture and barbecue
- Full gas-fired CH
Semi-detached Stable Cottage is a delightfully warm and welcoming holiday retreat.
Devoran Quay is a two minute walk away with walks all along the riverbank.
It says it all!
Looking out towards the creek from the first floor sitting-room.
Snuggle up in front of the wood burner after a long day exploring.
The sitting area in the open-plan living room.
A great big corner sofa to stretch out on.
The dining area.
The kitchen area is well equipped for holiday catering.
Everything you need for cooking.
Lovely blue double-glazed windows keep the cottage warm and snug.
The front courtyard is prettily planted.
Sit in the courtyard and enjoy a peaceful glass of wine.
You are certainly made to feel welcome at Stable Cottage.
Bedroom 1 has a kingsize (5') bed.
French doors lead out from Bedroom 1 to a little tucked-away courtyard.
Morning sun in the private courtyard off Bedroom 1.
Pretty vintage furniture adds a chic touch.
Bedroom 2 has zip-and-link beds (super kingsize 6' double or 3' twin).
Bedroom 2 looks out over the courtyard to the front.
The family bathroom.
There is a fitted shower over the bath.
The separate cloakroom.
Lovely views across the creek.
Devoran Quay, great for walking dogs.
The Old Quay Inn just up the lane serves great food, perfect after a day out exploring.
Creekside walks are just 200 yards away.
There is a very large swan colony on the creek and you will often see some of them out on the water.
You can walk or cycle along the creekside to Penpol.
King Harry ferry crosses the River Fal to the Roseland, a lovely day out.
Pendennis Head in Falmouth with the castle perched on top.
Gyllyngvase beach cafe in Falmouth is a must - wonderful views and scrumptious food.
Swanpool beach is just along from Gyllyngvase, with kayak, surfing and paddleboard tuition and hire.