Carter's Croft combines vintage elegance with a luxurious rustic twist which cleverly complements this 18th Century semi-detached stone cottage. Lovingly restored into a holiday retreat perfect for a couple seeking a romantic escape or for a small family wanting something special, this super cottage offers character and tradition alongside the modern additions required by today's guests. The open plan living-room features the original beams and inglenook fireplace complete with wood-burner to keep you cosy. The gorgeous hand-built kitchen complete with Belfast sink and butcher's block is a cook's dream for rustling up a meal from the wonderful produce found locally. When it's time to climb the stairs to bed the two bedrooms can be found on either side of the bathroom, the double bedroom with an exposed stone wall and bespoke wooden headboard, the twin bedroom with reproduction antique metal beds, both adorned with crisp white linens, comfy pillows and quality mattresses to ensure a great night of shut eye for all and both with views over the garden below.
This luxury cottage make for an exceedingly unique holiday at any time of the year and if you have a special celebration or annual holiday planned with extended family or a group of friends, why not book the other two retreats on site together and enjoy the ultimate Cornish holiday experience. Each cottage has its own private outside space and guests have use of the communal boules court complete with a sociable seating-area to enjoy with friends new and old. A car-free zone around the cottages adds to the peace and tranquility and for that additional feeling of wellbeing, why not book yourself in for a class as the Owners' state of the art Pilates and fitness studio is just across the courtyard - whether you are a beginner or more advanced, there is something for everyone.
The courtyard has a seating area for a spot of al fresco dining and two reclining sun beds complete with comfy padded cushions, perfect for relaxing with a good book and a glass whilst waiting for the barbecue to heat up. When the air turns chilly wrap yourself up in a knitted throw and sit looking up at the night sky above and if the coals are still hot, stick a couple of marshmallows on a skewer and enjoy a star gazing sweet treat!
Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. TV, DVD player, wireless speaker and wood-burner. Induction hob, electric oven, fridge, washing machine/drier and dishwasher
Bedroom 1 with double bed
Bedroom 2 with twin beds
Bathroom with bath, fitted shower, WC and wash-basin
- Regret no pets
- Travel cot and high chair
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Private parking for 2 cars
- No smoking
- Pub 1.5 miles
- Courtyard furniture and barbecue
- Full oil-fired CH
Part of Middle Colenso
Sleeps 12 + 2 cots in 3 properties
This hidden retreat located a stone's throw from wonderful coves and sandy beaches is surrounded by lush gardens filled with tropical plants and flowers. Whether staying for a long or short break, guests spending time in one of these beautiful cottages will enjoy the peaceful surroundings whilst rel...Read More
Carter's Croft sits in the far side of the courtyard gardens, tucked away behind the trees and surrounded by a private garden space.
Carter's Croft is a perfect balance of classic vintage and rustic charm.
The gorgeous double bedroom with bespoke head board and views over the garden.
The cottage is filled with thoughtfully selected pictures and pieces collected by the Owners from their travels around the world.
Comfy relaxing chairs, perfectly placed to enjoy the peaceful surroundings.
Furnished with lovely pieces of furniture from renowned Scandinavian designers such as Borge Mogenson and Lena Larson.
A quiet spot just for you.
Looking back across the Ercol dining-table and chairs to the fabulous kitchen, perfect when you want to cook up a Cornish feast.
The light landing between bedrooms.
The twin bedroom is at the opposite end of the cottage and is furnished with solid metal beds topped with comfy mattresses.
The bathroom sits between the two bedrooms.
The double bedroom is at the front of the cottage with the bathroom next door.
Choose a good book to read from the wide selection and take it to bed.
With the bedrooms at opposite ends of the cottage, there is privacy for all.
This room is great for children and adults alike as there is good storage as well as comfort.
The space around the cottage is perfect for dining, a pre-dinner drink or sitting under a shady tree with a good book.
Relax in one of the original Ercol dining chairs for a bite to eat.
The hand-built kitchen with butler sink has views across the gardens.
Follow the pathway through the lush gardens to find Carter's Croft passing Smugglers Lane and The Old Granary on your way (approx 200 yards).
Welcome to Carter's Croft.
The communal Boules Court, what a lovely way to spend an hour or two on a summer's eve...
The long sandy beach at Praa Sands is just over 2 miles away,
Fancy some personal training or joining a Pilates class in the Owners on site studio? book before you travel at www.kinesisfitness.co.uk
The lovely beach at Perranuthnoe is less than 3 miles from the cottage.
Plenty of parking for all guests, follow the path through the gardens to find Carter's Croft at the far end of the path after passingThe Old Granary.
St Michael's Mount at Marazion is not to be missed and you can even walk across when the tide is out.