Love Lane is a characterful, all season studio-cottage, located within two minutes walk of both the harbour and Porthmeor beach in a quiet and unspoilt part of Downalong.
Sitting room. Light and bright with sofa, armchair, TV and writing table.
Access to bathroom through hatch door down steep wooden steps only for the sure-footed. Cottage bath, basin and WC.
Bedroom. King-size divan.
Kitchen. Rayburn, hob, microwave, washing machine, fridge, dining table, ample cooking utensils and china.
3 Love Lane is a characterful, all season studio-cottage, located within two minutes walk of both the harbour and Porthmeor beach in a quiet and un unspoilt part of Downalong.
Upper Ground Floor
Covered approach steps up from Love Lane to:
Sitting room. A light and bright room with exposed beams punctuated by several large roof lights, plus window onto Love Lane. Iron ducksnest grate and china studio sink indicate the history of the property and are complemented by pretty pine cupboards and large desk. Cane chairs, upholstered armchair and sofa. Radiator, hot water tank in cupboard, both heated by gas-fired Rayburn plus electric immersion heater. TV.
Access to bathroom through hatch door down steep wooden steps only for the sure-footed - an experience akin to life aboard a large yacht but no seasickness! Cottage bath, generous basin and adjacent WC.
Bedroom. King-size divan with new Hypnos mattress, chest of drawers, built-in wardrobe and bedside seachests, portable electric fire. Window overlooking rear lane.
Lower Ground Floor
Kitchen / dining room. Extensive range of natural wood surfaces over cupboards flanking gas-fired Rayburn which provides hot water and partial central heating as well as oven. Separate gas 4-ring hob, microwave, washing machine, fridge, ample cooking utensils and china.
Pine table with wooden chairs complete the cheerful cosiness of this room. Stable door leads into Porthmeor Square.
Due to steep and open stairs this property is not suitable for babies and young children.
Please come and collect your keys from us at our little Cornish Riviera Holidays office on Westcotts Quay, a 1 minute walk from the train station in St Ives. You can find us here Mon-Fri 9-1, 2-5pm or Sat 9-11, 3-5pm. If you are planning to arrive outside of these hours we can leave your keys and a map in one of the secure boxes at our office. It is a 4 minute walk from our office to the cottage. Please let us know in advance if you are arriving late by ringing our office so we can give you our secure box details. Thank you.
Interaction with guests
If you have any queries about the cottage or need any assistance with anything, just pop in and see us at our office on Westcotts Quay, opposite the Arts Club, facing the sea!
Other things to note
Please note that the cottage should be left clean and tidy and keys should be returned to our office by 10am on the day of departure.
- Though bed linen is provided, you will need to bring your own towels.
- The stairs down to the bathroom and the kitchen are very steep so please look at the photos carefully to check that this cottage is suitable for you.
- During the school summer holidays only Friday-Friday 1 week bookings will be accepted.
- Over the 2017/18 New Year period only Wednesday 27th December to Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 1 week booking will be accepted.
This cottage is for 1 couple only. Extra guests can not be accommodated.
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We are a family run, St Ives based agency (est in 1984) and offer a personal and efficient service. We have a vast amount of experience in letting holiday homes, a wealth of local knowledge. We specialise in properties in the heart of St Ives and are very familiar with each one.