Slipway is a much loved, prestigious family home offering guests a unique opportunity to relax, unwind and enjoy a truly special location. This stunning, detached waterfront location provides luxury accommodation with amazing views. Perfect for a family holiday or friends looking to escape and enjoy spacious comfortable living with a famous, idyllic thatched waterside pub just a short, level stroll along the water’s edge. The area is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty and is a haven for sailing enthusiasts, artists, bird watchers and those seeking peace and tranquillity. It is set in a peaceful setting and is perfect for exploring south, north and west Cornwall. The Slipway has been renovated to the highest standard retaining the best of traditional architecture with a glorious contemporary, light feel. Spread over four levels, this split-level property provides spacious living with stunning ever changing water views. The neighbouring famous inn is the perfect spot for al fresco dining/pub meals or a quiet drink watching the sun set. The inn is a magnet for marine activity with jetty mooring and the scenery constantly changing. The area is popular with walkers, sailors and water sport enthusiasts.
The prestigious Mylor Yacht Harbour is just a short drive with yacht club, bistro and a waterside restaurant and café. Public jetty/slipway, mooring facilities and chandlery are available. The busy port and town of Falmouth is just a 15-minute drive and provides a wide choice of restaurants, bars, cafés, art galleries, shops, cinema, bowling and museums, including the National Maritime Museum. Discover Events Square, home to numerous major high profile sailing and food festivals throughout the season. Take a water taxi from Mylor direct to Falmouth or one of the small ferries operating between Falmouth, St Mawes, Flushing and the Helford River. The area boasts some of Cornwall’s finest beaches, coves and many glorious creeks to explore on foot or by boat. It is a gardener’s haven with numerous sub-tropical gardens open to the public including Trebah, Glendurgan and Trelissick, all just a short distance. Take the car ferry over to the beautiful Roseland Peninsula and visit English Heritage sites such as St Mawes Castle, adjacent to Pendennis Castle, located on the Falmouth headland. Both castles were built by Henry VIII to protect and oversee the Falmouth estuary and waterways. Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant 500 yards.
Entrance hall. Cloakroom with toilet. Six steps down to spacious living room with double-sided glass wood-burning stove (visible from dining room), wooden floor, French doors and water views. Spacious well-equipped kitchen/dining room with floor-to-ceiling windows, granite worktops, cooking island, wooden floor, French doors and spectacular water views. Second kitchen/utility. Open-tread stairs to first floor: Sitting room. Two double bedrooms, each with 6ft bed; one with dressing room, balcony and en-suite bathroom with bath, separate shower cubicle and toilet, one with en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Second staircase to first floor: Two double bedrooms, each with 6ft bed and en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Open-tread stairs to second floor: Galleried study and sitting area.
- Wood-burning stove - fuel inc
- Elec, full calor gas CH, bed linen and towels inc
- 35’’ satellite TV (basic package)
- Steam oven
- Two freezers
- Tel - UK calls only (honesty box)
- Front patio
- Large lawned garden with patio, terrace, summer house and furniture
- Parking (for 3 cars)
- Welcome pack
- No smoking
- NB: 3 steps and sloping banks in rear garden. Waterfront location.