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Ellenglaze

2 reviewsSuperhostPortscatho, United Kingdom
Entire house hosted by Richard
6 guests3 bedrooms5 beds2 baths

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Ellenglaze is a short walk from the square in the centre of Portscatho with its charming pub and pretty harbour. There is parking, fantastic sea views from most of the rooms, a welcoming open fire in the living room, a lovely mature garden also with views across the bay, an outside patio area with charcoal barbecue and it is dog friendly. No better spot for a family holiday or a romantic getaway.

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Ellenglaze is a delightful property, split over three levels, with views across Gerrans Bay, towards Gull Rock and Nare Head. It has an enclosed garden for those with dogs or children. The entrance opens into the well equipped, double aspect kitchen / dining room, it is bright and spacious and has been renovated over the winter of 2016 / 2017. On the first floor is the master bedroom with fantastic views and a second twin double / bedroom. The living area has an open fireplace to make those winter evenings nice and cosy, great sea views and a superb circular, large swivel chair.From Ellenglaze it is only a short, five minute walk, down the hill to the pretty little harbour where many artists have taken inspiration due to the superb light and there are a number of delightful little galleries. The Plume of Feathers public house is nestled in the square and serves local ales and good pub grub all year round. Rosevine beach, which is dog friendly all year is just to the east of the village it has beautiful golden sands (at low tide) and is over looked by the increasingly famous Hidden Hut. Before you visit try and get on their social media page and acquire tickets to their special outdoor dining events.Accommodation Entrance Level: The entrance is at the rear of the property, and you enter into a small hallway opposite the staircases leading both up and down. Next to the hall is a large, bright, dual aspect, open plan kitchen dining room with fully fitted kitchen units and a dining table and a comfy chair.First Floor: The stairs open on to a small landing with doors leading to: a family bathroom which has a bath with handheld shower, WC and wash hand basin. A twin bedroom with storage and sea views across the bay; the beds can be connected to form a 6' double bed. Master bedroom with 5' bed and sea views over the bay, comfortable sofa and storage.Ground Floor: The stairs open into the main living room that has a floor to ceiling glass wall which optimises the dramatic sea views. There are comfortable sofas and chairs, an open fire, TV with digital Freeview and a BluRay DVD player, a sliding door leads out into the garden . At the bottom of the staircase a door leads to a small hall with doors leading to: a twin bedroom with sea views. Also a door leads to a separate shower room with WC and wash hand basin.Exterior: There is parking for 2 cars outside the property, the enclosed garden has a patio and table and chairs to the side of the property and extends from the rear to the front with beautiful views across Gerrans Bay to Gull Rock - there is a picnic table which is a morning sun trap.Facilities & Services There is an oil central heating system throughout. The kitchen has a range of fully fitted cupboards. There is an electric oven and hob, a microwave, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, under counter fridge & separate freezer. The sitting room has a digital TV which includes Netflix, and a BluRay DVD player. There is an iron & ironing board. There is a cot and high chair. There is a washing machine. There is unlimited broadband WiFi.Miscellaneous Electricity, heating, bed linen and towels are included but you will need to provide your own beach towels. There is parking available for 2 cars to the rear. Regrettably there is no smoking. A maximum of 4 dogs may stay in the property at a small additional price of £25.00 per dog per week. Dogs may not be left unattended in the property.General Booking Information Arrival / Departure is normally a Saturday.Short breaks are available during quieter periods.£200 pre-authorised to your credit or debit card as a security deposit is required.
Ellenglaze is a short walk from the square in the centre of Portscatho with its charming pub and pretty harbour. There is parking, fantastic sea views from most of the rooms, a welcoming open fire in the living room, a lovely mature garden also with views across the bay, an outside patio area with charcoal barbecue and it is dog friendly. No better spot for a family holiday or a romantic getaway.

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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wi-Fi
Kitchen
Indoor fireplace
Washing machine
TV
Dedicated workspace
Essentials
Heating
Iron

Accessibility

Getting inside

Step-free path to entrance

Bathroom

Handheld shower head

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Location

Portscatho, United Kingdom

Portscatho and its neighbouring village of Gerrans are located on the eastern coast of the Roseland Peninsula, Cornwall, overlooking the dramatic Gerrans Bay. A truly peaceful waterside village, Portscatho is a lovely place for a holiday. There are miles of coastal and countryside footpaths to explore, particularly along St Anthony's Head. Portscatho was once a busy fishing harbour, but now it has become a haven for artists due to the striking light which is particularly good in the morning sun. More than anything, Portscatho is a relaxing place. The beaches such as Porthcurnick, Towan and Porthbeor are simply idyllic and these are only minutes from the village. With a superb local butchers shop, 2 great little pubs and a well stocked local store, Portscatho and Gerrans are a lovely place to spend a holiday.Just to the west of Portscatho is St Mawes which is one of the finest waterside villages in Cornwall. Situated overlooking an idyllic bay on the eastern side of the famous Falmouth Estuary, St Mawes has one of the mildest climates in Britain due to its proximity to the Gulf Stream. The sea is at the heart of the village and has helped to shape St Mawes from the little fishing village to the fashionable holiday destination that is so popular with visitors. A mecca for boating enthusiasts, St Mawes is a particularly popular sailing centre. Weekly club racing, village regattas and larger events are commonplace on the superb waters of the bay all through the summer. St Mawes has so much to offer the visitor. St Mawes Castle was built by Henry VIII and is a splendid place to take in the views of the Carrick Roads.There are miles of coastal and countryside walks to take in and some idyllic beaches on which to relax and watch the world go by. The little Place ferry takes visitors to explore St Anthony's Head or there are regular ferries to Falmouth. Being situated on the seafront, the village is also known for the restaurants and pubs that serve superb fish and shellfish dishes all year round. There is a selection of pubs & hotels with restaurants (including the renowned Tresanton Hotel) all within easy walking distance. There is a range of shops all within a few minutes' walk including a Cooperative store, Post Office, chemist, butcher, baker and art & clothes shops. The village also has a doctor's surgery and a dentist's surgery.There are some stunning locations to eat on the Roseland including the Michelin starred Driftwood restaurant on the way down to Rosevine beach where the chef, Chris Eden, and his team deliver a truly special experience, you will obviously need to book this one early. There is also the Hidden Hut located above the field at Rosevine with its eclectic menus, convivial atmosphere, bring your own booze and social media driven events list! (Best find them on Facebook to see what is on!) The Hidden Hut has received rave reviews from the local and national press. Slightly further afield are the Nare Hotel and Quarterdeck with fine dining and dramatic views across Gerrans Bay, the world renowned Tresanton Hotel in St Mawes or the newly refurbished Idle Rocks Hotel. On top of this list there are some excellent country pubs in all of the local villages supporting Cornish produce and local beers.
Portscatho and its neighbouring village of Gerrans are located on the eastern coast of the Roseland Peninsula, Cornwall, overlooking the dramatic Gerrans Bay. A truly peaceful waterside village, Portscatho is a…

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Joined in September 2016
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I run Cornwalls Cottages Ltd which offers a wonderful selection of 400 holiday cottages, homes and apartments across Cornwall. Waterside cottages, country barn conversions, beautiful manor houses, stunning architect-designed homes and unique buildings are all there for you to choose for your next holiday! Every one of the holiday homes has been personally inspected and photographed from every angle so you can book with total confidence.
I run Cornwalls Cottages Ltd which offers a wonderful selection of 400 holiday cottages, homes and apartments across Cornwall. Waterside cottages, country barn conversions, beautif…
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