Chy Kala literally translates to 'straw house' and this lovingly designed property has been constructed using the environmentally friendly straw-bale method. Impeccable attention to detail has been given to the design and build of this wonderful house, which is sympathetic to its beautiful countryside surroundings featuring handcrafted English Green Oak, Douglas Fir, Chestnut and Larch throughout.
Entering this home there is a central reception hall, with a downstairs WC to the right. Off the hallway is the large well-equipped kitchen/breakfast room. Also off the hall is a light and spacious lounge/dining room with comfortable sofas, woodburner, TV and french doors leading out to the garden. The whole of the downstairs has slate tiled floors which benefits from under floor heating throughout.
A beautifully hand built light oak staircase leads you up to the first floor with a roomy landing, which features a balcony with views over the garden and countryside. Off the landing there is the master bedroom with double bed and an en-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower. The second and third bedrooms have twin beds and all three bedrooms have lovely countryside views. The family bathroom with large double shower and bath is also on this floor.
Outside there is a gated driveway and enclosed gardens with lawn and patio area with seating. There is also a wood store where you can help yourself to logs for the woodburner.
Chy Kala is located in the pretty little village of Newtown-in-St Martin, on the Lizard Peninsula, and is within walking distance of the Prince of Wales pub which serves excellent food. Chy Kala is the perfect base for exploring the rest of The Lizard peninsula area of Cornwall and the nearby town of Helston is a just a 15 minute drive away.
Cloakroom: Heated towel rail, basin, WC.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room: Ceramic hob, double electric fan oven, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, microwave, fridge and freezer.
Lounge/Dining Area: TV, woodburner, slate floor with underfloor heating, French doors leading out to garden.
Landing: Door to balcony with views of garden and countryside.
Bedroom 1: Double bed (4’6”), TV, chest of drawers, double wardrobe, countryside views. En-Suite Bathroom: Bath, separate thermostatic shower, heated towel rail, basin, WC.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds (3’), countryside views.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds (3’), countryside views.
Bathroom: Bath with separate thermostatic double shower, heated towel rail, basin, WC.
GARDEN AND PARKING:
Enclosed garden with lawn and patio area with seating. Gated private driveway.
Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Power and Heat: Electricity included in the rent. Underfloor heating throughout ground floor, woodburner in lounge with logs supplied in Winter.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels.
Baby Equipment: Travel cot and high chairs available, please bring your own cot bedding.
NOTES: No smoking. No pets. WiFi available. Mobile phone coverage varies.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 6
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- WiFi internet
- Private parking
- Open fire or woodburner
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- 3 Toilets
- 4 Miles from a beach
- 0.1 Mile from a pub
- 3 Miles from a shop
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- Tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- No smoking
Lovely, clean property, well-equipped kitchen and spotless pots and pans, comfy beds and cosy wood burner. Very much enjoyed the welcome pack provided. Cornish Horizons staff were friendly and efficient. Communication was good. Would recommend.Miss C Kingshott - 21st November 2018
Lovely warm, homely house. Felt like home from home. Great weather for October. Fab to sit in the garden and look at the stars. Enjoyed trips to Falmouth, St Ives, Poldhu Cove and Church Cove where a photo shoot took place for Poldark! Enjoyed the burger night at the Prince of Wales pub over the road. Thanks for a great holiday xThe Hayes family - 6th October 2018
Had a great two week holiday, the boys loved staying here. Many thanks.The Bedford family - 1st September 2018
Great stay at Chy Kala. Lovely comfortable stay and great base to explore the area. We had a couple of great meals at The Prince of Wales pub over the road. Thank you Mark for your hospitality, we'll be back! :-)The Kneale and Palin families - 4th August 2018
Very much enjoyed our stay here. Chy Kala was a comfortable base for a two-week exploration of the southeast path. Weather fantastic - too hot if anything! Pub over the road is very nice as is The Halzephron Inn at Gunwalloe. Thank you for the wonderful scones with jam and clotted cream. A nice touch, and strawberries were lovely too.Nick and Christine - 30th June 2018
Chy Kala was a well-equipped, comfortable and attractive base for a two-week holiday around our sons wedding at a venue nearby. It was a very good place to stay in order to access so many local beauty spots and attractions and great to return to at the end of a sunny day. Also, a very interesting and impressive house in terms of its eco-friendliness and self-sufficiency in terms of heating and hot water. Will definitely recommend it to friends.Last and Osler families - 9th June 2018
A beautiful property in a stunning location. A lovely place to explore The Lizard.Mrs Gardiner - 28th May 2018
Beautiful property! We thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay. Chy Kala is a beautiful house with lots of attention to detail to make it feel like a home. We wish we were still there thank you! Miss Sophie Martin - 10th May 2018
A really good property, with plenty of space. We loved its eco-friendliness!Mr John Ingram - 9th April 2018
Wonderful place to stay, very well-equipped. Love all the wood and the cream tea welcome!The Robinson family, Chesire - 2nd September 2017
Thank you for your hospitality this week. We've had a lovely peaceful week here in your beautiful cottage. One to remember and one of the best we've stayed in.Jackie, Martin, Oliver and William - 12th August 2017
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