Thatched cottage with flower-filled country garden
Postcard pretty, The Thatch Cottage, South Petherwin is a gorgeous Grade II listed cottage with stone fireplace and logburner in the cosy sitting room. There’s a pine dining table and a well-equipped kitchen for enjoying home-cooked meals. Two bedrooms, a ground floor double and a first floor double, and two modern shower rooms are ideal for two couples or a family of four. Outside, steps lead up to a cottage garden with lawn and colour-filled borders. Parking is available.
Pop open a bottle of local sparkling wine or cider and relax on the terrace listening to birdsong and anticipating a tasty meal.
The Thatch Cottage, South Petherwin is in a quiet rural hamlet near Launceston with lots to do nearby. Launceston has an ancient castle towering above the narrow streets and there are several main supermarkets including a Marks & Spencer Food Hall. Ride the Steam Railway, explore the Hidden Valley Discovery Park or book a round on the golf course. The North Cornwall coast is 30 minutes’ drive away with the pretty fishing port of Boscastle and delightful Crackington Haven with its sandy cove. Tintagel is a similar distance, home of King Arthur, castle ruins and the National Trust’s Old Post Office.