Set in a peaceful wooded area, perfectly placed for exploring the rugged north coast of Cornwall, the tranquil waters of the south coast and cathedral city of Truro.
Poppyfields Stable is a delightful and contemporary detached property located within the grounds of a private Cornish country estate. Central to St Ives, Truro and Falmouth, it lies just under 5 miles from the north coast and Porthtowan beach. This tranquil setting provides peace and tranquillity with an abundance of wildlife - a birdwatchers’ paradise. The coast to coast cycle trail from Bisoe to Portreath is close by, with bike hire available. The area will appeal to walkers, cyclists and surfers and wildlife enthusiasts, or for those looking for an alternative true Cornish experience. Within easy reach of a family friendly beach at Portreath, Porthtowan and Gwithian, and Godrevy lighthouse perched on the rocky outcrop. The area is a magnet for dolphins, seals, basking sharks and attracts hundreds of birdwatchers each year. Take the scenic coastal train service from St Erth to St Ives, passing the wide Hayle Estuary and numerous beaches en route. St Ives offers a picturesque harbour, winding streets and art galleries including the Tate Modern and Barbara Hepworth Museum, and a wide choice of restaurants, cafés, shops and some of Cornwall’s finest sandy beaches.
Nearby Tehidy Woods is the largest area of woodland in Cornwall, with over 9 miles of bridle paths set in over 250 acres of peaceful woodland. Nearby Carn Brea Castle is open to the public as a restaurant and on a clear day visitors can see both the north and south coast.
The area has achieved international recognition from UNESCO that has credited World Heritage Site status.
Poppyfields will delight guests what ever the time of year. The living room boasts a contemporary wood burner, ideal for cosy evenings in the winter months, and the covered balcony area, with far-reaching views over open countryside, leading from the master bedroom is the perfect place to enjoy an al fresco drink during the long summer nights. The twin beds on the ground floor can be joined together to make a super kingsize bed. It also has built-in wardrobes and an en-suite shower room. The bathroom has a delightful freestanding bath with a shower attachment. Beach 4 miles. Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant 2 miles.