Set on the hillside, overlooking Pentewan Valley and the surrounding countryside, Edgehill has been a family home for 20 years, and is now available to rent as your holiday home. The house enjoys spectacular views and is set in a beautiful garden laid to lawn and terracing planted with shrubs and flowers. There are several areas in sun or shade tp sit and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of a Cornish garden, along with songbirds in the surrounding trees. The garden is a haven to escape the bustle of life. The sunsets over the hills opposite add to the spectacular setting.
Ideal at any time of the year with the log stove to keep warm and cosy after coastal or woodland walks. Christmas is also a special time in the village.
The kitchen is equipped with modern units, a range cooker with fan oven and another electric oven and grill. The hob is gas. There is also an AGA, which will be on in the winter to provide additional heating. Walk in larder, containing a large fridge/freezer and shelving for food. To the rear of the dining room is a small snug complete with a CD player/radio/i-pod docking station and easy chair, perfect for watching the chef at work! The dining area overlooks the valley and bay and has seating for 8. There is a utility room with butler sink and a separate shower room and wc, which is accessible from the garden, making it perfect after a day at the beach.
The spacious living room is to the right of the hall and stairway and is comfortably furnished with an L-shaped sofa and a woodburner. Large Smart TV with Blu-Ray DVD & Freeview. The WiFi is a superfast Broadband with BThub (60Mb!). The living room has lovely views of the garden and over the valley.
Upstairs in the loft is a king-sized bed with ensuite bathroom, with shower and wc. There is a small dressing area at the foot of the stairway leading to the 2nd floor. The bedrooms on the first floor are a king, twin and single. The king and twin beds are at the front of the house and enjoy dual aspect views over the garden and valley below. The family bathroom has a bath with shower over, basin and WC.
Outside there is a large garden and a lovely brick and slate open-sided pavilion with table and chairs and a wood-fired oven, perfect for roasting meat and pizzas. Additional outside dining facilities on the front terrace and a traditional BBQ.
The driveway has plenty of parking with 6 steps down to the house and there are steps leading down to the coastal path, the village and the beach.
Pentewan itself has a pub, a couple of cafes, beach shop selling ice creams and pasties and a garage that stocks daily goods, such as milk, drinks, bread, and fresh local produce. Ocean Sports provide watersports facilities, as do Cornwall Watersports, who are located on the beach. Bike hire is available from Pentewan Valley Cycle Hire. Edgehill is located right on the Coastal Path, and so is wonderfully positioned to enjoy long walks in the countryside. There is a footpath which leads directly down to the beach. Set in "an area of outstanding natural beauty," this part of Cornwall is a conservation area and the start of the Roseland peninsula. The coast itself is often referred to as the Cornish Riviera. For more information on Pentewan follow the link.
The Eden Project is 20 min drive and you could walk or cycle the 2 miles to the Lost Gardens of Heligan.
Kitchen/Diner/Snug: Range cooker with electric oven, gas hob, dishwasher, breakfast bar, AGA, which will be on in the winter to provide additional heating. Walk in larder, containing a large fridge/freezer and shelving for food. CD player/radio/iPod docking station and easy chair.
Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer.
Shower Room: Shower room, WC (accessible from the garden).
Lounge: L-shaped sofa, woodburner, Smart TV, Blu-Ray DVD, lovely views of the garden and over the valley.
Bedroom 2: Kingsize bed (5’), large wardrobe, chair, dual aspect views over the garden and valley.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds (3’), chair, dual aspect views over the garden and valley.
Bedroom 4: Single bed (3’), chair.
Bathroom: Bath (electric shower over), basin, WC.
Bedroom 1: King-size bed (5’) En-Suite Shower Room: Shower, basin, WC. There is a small dressing area at the foot of the stairway leading to the 2nd floor.
GARDEN AND PARKING
Large garden and a lovely brick and slate open-sided pavilion with table and chairs and a wood-fired oven, perfect for roasting meat and pizzas. Additional outside dining facilities on the front terrace and a traditional barbecue. The driveway has plenty of parking with 6 steps down to the house and there are steps leading down to the coastal path, the village and the beach.
Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Power and Heat: Oil-fired central heating throughout; oil, gas and electricity included in rent.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided; please bring your own beach towels.
Baby Equipment: Travel cot and highchair provided.
Shop: 3.6 ml Pub: 0.2 ml
NOTES: No smoking. No pets. WiFi provided. Mobile reception varies - there is a landline at the property for guests to use.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 7
- 4 Bedrooms
- Private parking
- Open fire or woodburner
- 3 Bathrooms
- 3 Toilets
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- 0.2 Mile from a beach
- 0.2 Mile from a pub
- 0.2 Mile from a shop
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- Tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- No smoking
- WiFi internet
A lovely cottage and location and fantastic weather. Beach here is great especially left hand side with softer sand…..Excellent restaurants locally…Thank you - 2nd September 2017
We had a lovely stay at Edgehill. The house is spacious with gorgeous surroundings. There were 7 of us, despite this we all had ample space…..Thank you, Anand family and grandparents. - 19th August 2017
A lovely relaxing week spent at Edgehill. The house was ideal for 5 of us and we all appreciated having our own space. The house was immaculately clean and the kitchen really couldn’t be faulted. An abundance of utensils, non-stick pans that are non-stick! A superb cooker, a dishwasher that does a great job…we only wish we had the weather to enjoy the pizza oven. Everyone enjoyed the supersoft bed linen. Pentewan beach was great when the sun shone and our children enjoyed kayaking….Pentewan Sands is the perfect place to recharge and Edgehill is a delightful property to make the most of this special part of CornwallMr David James - 29th July 2017
Back again…Once again a beautiful clean house awaited us….the ‘big boys’ got a chance to do the manly cooking-BBQ and pizza oven….4 year old Alfred got great joy from both the beach and the garden. The rest of us are hugely grateful to be able to share time together, recharge our batteries….Many thanks for a perfect holiday home. - 7th July 2017
Another great stay at Edgehill. We had a wonderful week. Thank you for the milk and cookies! - 10th June 2017
Absolutely beautiful place to stay, we loved spending time in the wonderful garden. A great spot to explore…Mevagissey and Fowey, Lost Gardens of Heligan…A great holiday. - 6th May 2017
I had a lovely week in Pentewan….The house was nice and clean. The setting certainly contributed to a relaxed holiday. The beds were comfortable and the kitchen well equipped. - 29th April 2017
We have had a wonderful week in your beautiful home - weather has been great - superb gardens. The home was so clean and tastefully furnished. We had a few amazing sunsets. Thank you so much. The house has a wonderful calming effect and so peaceful.The Bennett family - 15th April 2017
Edgehill is a lovely well-positioned house in as outstanding location and we’ve appreciated it immensely…enjoy this idyllic place and the village and surrounding attractions and scenery - it’s very special….Thank you for lending this house to us. - 11th March 2017
As soon as we stepped out of the car we were all impressed by the house, garden and views. The house was spotless, very cosy and welcoming with lovely touches throughout. This was a wonderful family holiday made complete because of the wonderful house and the surroundings. We enjoyed the garden very much and have great memories of our time here.Paula, Arthur, Noah, Grace and Henry Zukowski.
What a wonderful place. We have really enjoyed our stay at Edgehill. The house is really lovely, very homely and comfortable. The views are stunning and there is much to explore. Really impressed with how well equipped it is. We managed to fit in some coastal walking - one day we walked to Gorran Haven and back (13 miles). Can definitely recommend if you enjoy a walk. The local pub is also fab, with great food and cosy atmosphere.Elaine and Paul, Liz and Matt, Telford
Just to let you know that we had a fabulous time during our stay at Edgehill. What a beautiful property and in a great location. We would particularly like to commend the cleaning as the place was immaculate on arrival. We like to give credit when it's due, so please would you pass on our thanks to all concernedThe North Family
Edgehill is certainly a very special house. The beautiful garden across various levels is lovely and we appreciated many hours enjoying the sunshine, sounds and scenery. An evening meal outside, whether on the patio, or the glass table area is a must. The house is truly gorgeous and we enjoyed discovering all the various rooms, bathrooms (all beautifully decorated) and of course, the spectacular views.Ian, Linda, Rob and Harry
A lovely house in a very special place, away from crowds but with so many wonderful places easily accessible. We were blessed with wonderful weather for trips to Heligan, Eden Project, Fowey, but especially loved Restormel and Lostwithiel - the Trewithien restaurant is superb. The house has everything we could possible need, and much more. The birds were endlessly entertaining ... don't miss the dolphins following the wake of the Mevagissey/Fowey ferry - wonderful! Thank you. I think we'll be back.The Gunans, Derbyshire/London
Our family have fallen in love with not only Cornwall and all it has to offer, but also this truly wonderful idyllic home. Edgehill really is just perfect in every way. The stunning views, glorious gardens and outdoor space with alfresco dining, cosy luxurious home comforts, the privacy, it has it all.The Dochertys, Scotland
The WOW factor Before we entered the house, we were really impressed with the terraced garden. It is wonderful with many places to sit and admire the green hills surrounding the property and the sea views. It was so peaceful and relaxing. We entered the house and it was just perfect. It has everything you need to have a fantastic time. The kitchen was very well equipped with new saucepans and cooking utensils. The beds were comfortable and the showers were powerful. Everything worked well and we had no problems. The house was spotlessly clean and we enjoyed our week very much. We wished we could have stayed all summer.Review From The First Guest Jasmine
We have had a wonderful week. Edgehill is lovely and has everything you need. We've been to Meavgissey, Padstow, Polperro, Looe, Lands End and Gorran Haven. We will be hightly recommending Edgehill to friends and family. It's a great base. The extra outside area is a great touch.Steve, Marie, Jean, Ant, Dec, Danielle and Jack
Walking the south-west coastal path starting from the wrong end of our home in Dorset. We are doing the 630 mile length in weekly sessions over a number of years whilst staying in holiday homes along the way.Rachel, Bob, Sandy
This is our second visit to this most beautiful house and the wonderful garden. We had a fantastic time here. The house is so welcoming, so clean and had everything we needed. We all felt relaxed and happy. The sun was shining and so we all loved sitting in the garden looking over to the fields. We enjoyed some good walks and saw so many bluebells and primroses. Since our last visit we discovered we had ancestors who actually lived in the Terrace near the church so we found that interesting. This is such a lovely house so thank you for making it so comfortable for a perfect holiday. Next time we hope to stay for two weeks but wish we could stay all summer!Jasmine, Michael, Andrew, Sonia, Mathew, Michael Junior Staneland
A fabulous warm, welcoming holiday home when we arrived. When the sun was shining the beaches here and at Newquay were fab for having fun and surfing. The walk over the hills and the coastal path was one adventure. We had a great time! Kids loved it.Stuart, Claire, Scott and Lucy
We've hand-picked a selection of Holiday Extras from trusted partners to make your holiday extra special. When you make your booking, you'll see all the Extras on offer at your chosen property and be able to add them to your holiday. Booking them in advance gives you more time to relax when you arrive, and remember - many of these offers are exclusive so you won’t find them anywhere else.
Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Classic Wine Selection
This classic case oozes class and is perfect to give you various flavours from across the globe! Enjoy 2 bottles of each wine to encourage sharing or indulgence...
- Normal price
Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Luxury Wine Selection
This 12 bottle case is packed full of wines to blow you away with flavours and complexities all round – a case guaranteed to impress all who get the pleas...
- Normal price
Cornish Tea 15% off Cornish Tea and Coffee
Enjoy Cornish Tea, Cornish Gold Coffee as well as a range of other products for less!
Spicers of Hythe Ltd 20% discount on Hampers of Distinction
A hamper of distinction from Spicers of Hythe adds a little luxury to any occasion. We offer 20% off a beautifully presented hamper of gourmet delights.
Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Celebratory Wine Selection
A true Prosecco lovers case! No excuse is needed for this beautiful selection (so don’t let others tell you any different!). Start with the wonderful flor...
- Normal price
Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Classic Wine Selection
This 6 bottle classic case is perfect for those wanting to try something of everything – carefully selected to incorporate crowd pleasers from across the ...
- Normal price
Europcar Car Hire
Europcar, our preferred car hire partner, are offering you great quality UK car hire at affordable prices. With our dedicated offer you will save up to 20%.
Dineindulge Dineindulge - private dining service
Enjoy private dining in the comfort of your holiday property. Dineindulge offer a personal chef service with restaurant quality cuisine at an affordable price.
ACT Studios Family & Friends Photography
Make your special holidays last beautifully forever with a fun one hour professional photography session at the location you choose. We meet you there.
Sponge Sponge Cakes
Want to celebrate during your holiday? 15% discount on award winning handmade sponge cakes delivered to your holiday cottage.