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7 Nights  

  • £509  to  £861

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  • £73 p/night
    3 night min. (off peak only)

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£650 Sat, 28 May 2022
7 nights - Save £48

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    2 Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Log Burner

About Fountain Cottage

Fountain Cottage is a welcoming child and pet-friendly holiday cottage on the edge of the quiet village of St Breward. Neatly sandwiched between beautiful Bodmin Moor and the stunning beaches of the north coast of Cornwall, it sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is very well equipped for your self-catering stay. You're a short walk from the village shop, newsagent, St Breward's Church and The Old Inn if you fancy a pint or a pub meal.

You'll notice many of the properties, including Fountain Cottage and the church, are made from locally quarried granite, giving it a distinctive look unique to this area. The village is close to the start of the Camel Trail. Once a railway track and now a multi-use 18-mile long path, the Camel Trail connects you to Bodmin, Wadebridge and Padstow. Other walks take you to landmarks that include Rough Tor and Brown Willy. At at least 1,300 feet above sea level, the climb isn't for the faint-hearted, though stunning panoramic views over Cornwall will reward your efforts. Closer to home (and easier on the legs) is the footpath to St Bernard's Well, where those with eye problems can leave a tribute of pins to request a cure.

Bodmin Moor is ruggedly beautiful with a rich history dating back millennia. Walk around ancient stone circles, drink in a smuggler's pub, and marvel at tall stacks of granite stones that have led to myths about giants and saints. Bodmin Jail is a great all-weather attraction. Head to Cardinham Woods with your mountain bike, or follow a stretch of the Copper Trail footpath, which covers sixty miles around Bodmin Moor. Adventurous teens will love Adrenaline Quarry where you can go karting, have fun in the aquapark or zoom along a zipwire.

The North Cornwall coast and beaches like Polzeath are around 12 miles or half an hour's drive from Fountain Cottage. Tintagel, Boscastle, Port Isaac and Tregardock are also nearby. Towns with shops, restaurants and other amenities include Bodmin, Camelford, Wadebridge, Padstow, Bude, Looe and Fowey. There are far too many sights and attractions to list here. A handful of the more popular ones are Eden Project, Pinetum Gardens, the Museum of Witchcraft in Boscastle, Tintagel Castle and the Arthurian Centre, and the National Lobster Hatchery in Padstow.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Kathryn Bullock joined Independent Cottages in January 2022


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Pub Nearby
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite/ cable TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (Cornwall)

Accommodation Comprises:

Fountain Cottage is a two-storey cottage made from De Lank granite. You'll recognise it easily by the smart blue front door.

Downstairs:

  • Entrance hallway/lobby with room to divest yourself of shoes and coats.
  • Living/dining room featuring an original bread oven (non-working, but the kitchen is well-equipped if you feel the urge to bake bread) and a fireplace with a cosy wood burner for cold weather. There are two sofas and a dining table to seat four people. Hardwood floors and shelves lined with books add to the welcoming atmosphere.
  • Well-equipped kitchen containing all of the appropriate utensils, crockery, glasses, etc., for self-catering. The owners use this as their holiday cottage, so you can trust that you'll find all you need.

Upstairs:

  • Main bedroom furnished with a double bed, a bedside table and reading light.
  • Twin room with two single beds, bedside tables and reading lamps.
  • Modern shower room with a shower, WC and a handbasin.

Outside: Fountain Cottage has a rear patio with a table and chairs for barbecues with moor views. Please note that there is a there is a low log roll along the edge closest to the house, where there is a drop to the path and house. There is off-road parking.

Additional Information: Utilities, WiFi, bed linen and bath towels are included. Logs for the wood burner are in the wood store. Well-behaved dogs are welcome. Smoking is not permitted.

Fountain Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 Double & 1 Twin)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
2 dogs welcome
Accessibility:
Not suitable for wheelchair users
Smoking:
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
From £509
To £861
Preferred Arrival Day:
Saturday
Payment Options:
Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)7962 437206 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

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Kathryn Bullock
Member Since January 2022

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