Fall in love with the beauty and charm of Mount Edgcumbe at this absolute gem of a cottage. Originally built in the early 1900s this immaculate semi-detached cottage has been beautifully decorated and stylishly furnished with the utmost care and attention. The open plan living-room on the first floor provides views of the countryside setting and with the warming wood-burner you can enjoy them whatever the season. Two super comfy bedrooms, one on the second floor and the other on the ground floor, provide both flexibility and privacy, and the oh so stylish bathroom will ensure long holiday soaks. Set in the heart of the 865 acres of glorious parkland on the beautiful Rame peninsula, Yew Tree Cottage is perfect for families and friends who love the great outdoors.
This so called 'forgotten corner of Cornwall' is as quintessentially Cornish as it gets, with its pretty harbour villages, sandy beaches and coves, historic houses and clifftops walks. However why not ditch the car and discover all the thrills and delights on offer across the park, you won't be disappointed. Enjoy the acres of parkland, gardens and waterside setting by foot, bike or the all-terrain Segways. Indulge in some retail therapy, a tasty lunch or even a beauty treatment at the Barrow Centre, directly behind the cottage, or browse around the ancestral home of the Earls. Stroll to the bottom of the hill and catch the ferry over to the maritime city of Plymouth – wander around the historic Barbican and Hoe or stop off at the city's latest lifestyle destination, 'The Royal William Yard', with restaurants, food markets and open-air cinema and events.
Bedroom 2 with twin beds
Utility-room with freezer, washing machine/drier and wash-basin
Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, WC and wash-basin
Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. Smart TV and wood-burner. Induction hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge and dishwasher
Bedroom 1 with double bed
The park is occasionally used for weddings, you may hear the drift of music and laughter from the glass-sided marquee in the Earls' Garden on the odd Saturday night (please check with the Booking Office if you wish to come when no weddings are planned). If you have friends and family wanting to enjoy everything this great park has to offer then Horseshoe Cottage (3213) and Cremyll Lodge (3214) are also available. *Only 1 cot is provided, bring your own travel cot.
- Dogs welcome
- Travel cot, high chair and stair-gate
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Private parking for 2 cars
- No smoking
- Pub .5 miles
- Patio furniture and barbecue
- 5 electric thermostatic radiators
Welcome to Yew Tree Cottage.
The cottage is beautifully decorated throughout.
The cottage has two gorgeous bedrooms.
The luxurious bathroom.
Mount Edgcumbe Country Park stretches over the entire headland with the city of Plymouth across the water.
The modern kitchen area - with all you need to cook up some yummy holiday delights!
There is sure to be much laughter and merriment at mealtimes.
Relax and unwind on the comfy sofas.
What could be better than after a day of adventures, coming back to relax in front of the woodburner - bliss.
There are lovely touches throughout.
Bedroom 1 is on the second floor. The bed is a 'loft style' bed
You will find a few 'yew trees' in the cottage! Beautifully crafted and also very useful!
Holidays were made for a nice long soak - go on treat yourself.
The bathroom not only has a beautiful roll-top bath but also has a large drench-head shower.
The pretty twin bedroom on the ground floor - perfect for adults or children alike.
The utility-room on the ground floor.
After a day of exploring, sit out in the sunny patio area and enjoy some tasty treats from the Stable cafe!
There are acres of glorious countryside to discover right on your doorstep.
Mount Edgcumbe House.
The coastline is quite breathtaking.
The twin villages of Kingsand and Cawsand are close by.