Luxury properties across the UK
Encompassing Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset, the South West is one of the most popular cottage holiday destinations in the UK. Boasting some of the most unspoilt countryside and coastline in the UK, it is easy to see why booking holiday cottages in the South West is so popular. Read More
The North West England region is home to the counties of Cheshire, Cumbria and Lancashire, each with their own unique qualities that draw in international visitors. The region is steeped in history as well as popular tourist attractions making it a popular destination to visit all year round. Read More
Highlands of Scotland
Borders & The Lothians
Perthshire, Fife & Tayside
Skye & The Hebrides
Grampian & Speyside
The UK is blessed with some of the most beautiful and diverse National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty anywhere in the world. For us, these stretch from Isles of Scilly holiday cottages in the south to the very tip of Scotland. The largest of these is the Lake District but there are well over 50 in total. Read More
If you are looking for a luxury house close to the stunning Cornish coast oozing with character and charm then Lanthorn House at Porthcothan Bay tick all of the boxes.
Lovingly refurbished Lanthorn House is a beautiful five-bedroom house ideal for larger families and groups and the perfect venue to celebrate a special occasion. With breath-taking views over the valley toward the Atlantic Ocean the house is ideally situated and within easy walking distance to the beach and famed Cornish coastal path.
This property offers luxury accommodation in within delightful, private grounds and has all the modern comforts you could possibly need during your stay including three new bathrooms, outside shower and internet, whilst retaining its character by the careful renovation of all the original doors, window seats, floors and fireplaces.
Oh, and by the way the pub is only a 5 minutes’ walk from the front door.
Lanthorn House - Gardens Private Driveway & Parking for 4+ cars
Lanthorn House is tucked away on an unmade, unnamed road just five minutes walk from the village pub and award winning blue flag beach of Porthcothan Bay.
There is a 3 tier garden area to Lanthorn House. The front garden / driveway offers a picnic bench seating area with a large round rattan sofa with a brick BBQ and out door shower. The second tier which can be gained by using the side steps or direct access from the master bedroom balcony is completely grassed. This area has a small wrought iron seating area and is surrounded by established shrubbery.
The final 3rd tier is gained access to by a small stair well from the 2nd tier lawned area. This area is undergoing maintenance and is great fun for exploring but supervision is advised.
Garage & Utility Room & Indoor Games Room: Lanthorn House has a large garage space which has been utilised as a great family Games Room. Unfortunately, one can not guarantee the weather when holidaying in England but with this great room, it will not matter!!!!Darts and table football can be enjoyed by all the family and completely under cover. There is also an area at the rear of the garage which has a washing machine & tumble dryer, Ideal for those who wish to put on a load or two at the end of a busy day but don't wish to disturb your fellow travellers .
Dining Room: Lanthorn House offers its guests a great family dining room with seating for 10. This room combines beautiful original features with modern day comforts making this a perfect family stay-cation. Large Wood dining table & chairs (seats 10)
Solid wood flooring
Large open fire with log burner
Large sash windows with views over the front garden
Original Large dresser with ample glassware & crockery
Great selection of books and games for those fun family gatherings
GF - Living room area: This living room can be found just off the main entrance hall on the ground floor. It is bright and airy with large sash windows giving lovely views of the front garden area. It has an original fireplace with a modern log burning fire fitted within, enabling its guests to cosy up in the evenings.From May 2019, there will be option of a double sofa bed in this ground floor living-room. For those guests who need a ground floor sleeping arrangement, this option can be utilised with prior notice.
Breakfast / Dining Room: Lanthorn House has undergone major restoration works and has been lovingly restored by its new owners. Where possible, many of the original features have been restored, ensuring that the character of this home is clearly visible. This dining room has been designed to balance its originality with modern day living, making Lanthorn House a perfect family holiday destination.Key Features are Range Master oven - built within the original fire place, perfect for large family meals
Large 6ft family fridge / freezer - split level with 3 freezer drawers
Country Pine Kitchen Dining Table & Chairs (seats 6)
Solid wood sideboard / Breakfast Bar - containing a large quantity of quality crockery and cutlery
Traditional slate flooring
Open plan through to kitchen which gives access to the large utility and garage area.
Kitchen Area Lanthorn House kitchen is situated off of the breakfast room through its open walk way, making this open plan but cosy. It has a new modern solid wood fitted kitchen which is decorated in a cool grey palette with ceramic rustic tile flooring , complimented by solid wood work tops and modern day appliances.The kitchen is light and airy as it benefits from having two large sash windows and a rear access door which leads you to the utility room / garage.
open plan Kitchen: Key Features Twin Stainless steel sink - with flexible mixer tap, Dishwasher - Family size ,Under counter storage cupboards,Well equipped Modern Quality Kitchen Appliances GF -Study Area
Study area on the ground floor: This is located in a convenient but separate alcove area to all other ground floor rooms should one need to have a quiet moment.
GF - Shower Room: This is a ground floor 2 piece bathroom, very useful in a large family holiday home for those straight off the beach moments. There is a large walk in shower with heated towel rail and a beautiful built in wood unit with large ceramic sink. This room has been decorated in a cool but warming grey palette complimented by terracotta tile flooring.
Entrance Porch: Lanthorn House has a large Oak front entrance / Porch. This is great for coat & shoe storage from those off the beach moments. Giving its guests an area to undress and remove all outer clothing & footwear without any mess. For those who are bringing their four legged friends, an area to dry & shake without the worry of it going within the property.
First Floor Description
1st Floor Living Room Lanthorn House offers its guests two living room areas, one on the ground floor and one on the first floor. This first floor living room is the heart of the entertainment of Lanthorn House and offers its guests a smart screen TV with Sky Box & DVD player with an extensive DVD library and free wifi connection. This room has modern leather sofa's with an open fire and front aspect views over the surrounding countryside.
Master Super King Bedroom (Patio Doors & Balcony)
Large Tempur Mattress Super-King Size bed fitted with Egyptian cotton linen & Luxurious towels, Spacious , newly fitted 2 piece modern bathroom decorated in a natural organic palette with wood effect ceramic tiling. Patio Doors - opening onto balcony giving far reaching views over the valley down to the Atlantic Ocean. Direct Access onto 2nd tier garden area. Fresh contemporary decor blending perfectly with original features, TV with freeview channels.
King-Size Bedroom This room has a sumptuous King-Size bed fitted with Egyptian Linen & luxurious towels. Beautiful sash windows, Fresh contemporary decor blending perfectly with original features.
King-Size / Twin Bedroom This room has a sumptuous Super King-Size bed which can also be made as twin beds, fitted with Egyptian Linen & luxurious towels. Bright and airy with a beautiful sash window.Decorated in a warm palette and complemented by stylish soft furnishings.
Bunk Room: This room has a sturdy metal frame bunk bed,fitted with Egyptian Linen & luxurious towels.Bright and airy with a beautiful sash window and window seat.Decorated in a warm palette and complemented by stylish soft furnishings.
Twin Bed Room: his room has solid wood framed single beds,fitted with Egyptian Linen & luxurious towels> Bright and airy with a beautiful sash window and window seat. Decorated in a warm palette and complemented by stylish soft furnishings.
Master Bedroom En-suite Bathroom decorated in a warm rustic palette comprising of wood effect ceramic wall tiling and flooring. This is a very spacious new modern 2 piece bathroom suite. The shower provides a rain drop shower head, ensuring that perfect all over coverage . There is also a wc, vanity unit and benefits from a large heated chrome towel rail .
Family Bathroom The 1st floor family bathroom has been decorated and furnished in a soft sea side palette complimented by the wood effect ceramic floor and wall tiling. This bathroom has a newly fitted 3 piece bathroom suit with a pea bath / over head shower unit & glass shower screen. There is a designer sink & vanity stand and soft flush wc.
Hallway & Landing All bedrooms are on the first floor and are reached by using the restored stairwell & landing with its original arched window
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