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Set In Idyllic Rural Coastal Location is this Fabulous Converted Barn

Overview

Property

Updated: 03-Dec-2016
Barn in Roseland Peninsula, Cornwall, England - Quiet Rural Location, Within Easy Walking Distance Of The Beach, Beautifully Furnished

A fabulous, recently converted barn in a quiet rural location set on the rolling Cornish hillside above the stunning Portholland Cove. Enjoy the silence from the attractive enclosed garden or sit and relax in the beautifully furnished and comfortable open plan living room. Take a stroll down the hill, across a stream onto the unspoilt traditional Cornish cove to experience a uniquely peaceful holiday. If you enjoy walking we have the spectacular Cornish Coastal path stretching east or west from which you can explore hidden sandy bays or walk to Portloe for a crab sandwich lunch before strolling back enjoying spectacular panoramic views from the cliff tops. A fabulous base also from which to explore the notoriously beautiful Roseland Peninsula with its winding maze of lanes with the flower filled hedgerows, attractive villages and the sandy beaches of Carne and Pendower.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hamish and Justine Ross arrived at Ventonveth in September 2013. Hamish is employed by Caerhays as the Farm Manager and Justine recently sold her residential lettings agency in Truro and now works for the estate looking after their holiday lets.

Ventonveth had been rather neglected over the last few years and when we arrived the gardens were completely overgrown, fields just areas of weeds and the house in very poor condition. The barn was just a shell.

Over the last year, we have worked hard to create a tranquil and beautiful setting for us and our holidaymakers and have renovated the barn to offer comfortable and beautifully presented holiday accommodation with a separate garden area. The whole project of Ventonveth is on-going and we hope our holiday clients will return again over the years to watch it grow and mature.

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4 Reviews

5
based on 4 holidaymaker reviews

5

Idyllic - living the dream!

  • 5 of 5

This was by far the best self catering place we have ever stayed. The barn was packed with everything you would need. A good open plan size, thoughtfully decorated. A lovely enclosed garden, BBQ and patio. Fantastic views, great walks and beaches. Lovely owners. We will definitely be booking again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellant Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This is easily one of the nicest & best equipped cottages that we've stayed in. It's only been rented out since April so everything is in very good condition & the mattresses are extremely comfortable. The area is lovely with plenty of things to do; Eden & Heligan aren't too far away. Close to part of the Cornwall Coastal Path. I would certainly recommend to family & friends & we'll be back.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect cottage in beautfiiful location

  • 5 of 5

This was positively the best cottage we have stayed in. Everything has been carefully and generously thought through. A delightful welcome basket awaited us.

The setting is unique, the cottage is on a farm and also close to Portholland beaches with easy access to the beautiful Rose Peninsula. It was a joy to be greeted by the dogs each time we returned to the cottage.

Definitely a cottage to be recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A superb holiday in a beautiful settinv

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a superb week's holiday at the barn. The accommodation was exactly as illustrated on the website, and was spotless throughout. The beds were really comfortable, and my daughter loved having a double bed all to herself! The nearby beaches and beautiful and the scenery breathtaking. Justine and Hamish were helpful and very kind throughout our stay - and we fell in love the Darcey and Lu! We will definitely be returning. Thanks for a great holiday!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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Location

From the Owner

The Rosalind Peninsula is renown as being one of the most picturesque parts of Cornwall and we were lucky enough to be offered a farming position in this idyllic part of the country. To be able to amble down to the sea after a hard days work, sit on golden sands and watch waves lap on the shore whilst sipping a glass of chilled wine, makes life pretty wonderful

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

The local beach of West Portholland is exactly one mile via the lane but there is a shorter route across the fields and a small stream.

Portholland comprises two small hamlets (East and West), each with a cove which at low tide are joined by a large expanse of golden sand.

The beautiful beaches of Carne to the west and Porthlune to the east are a short car journey away, each with golden sands and great fun for swimming and if the waves allow, bodyboarding.

Travel:

Nearest Airport is Newquay (about 28 miles)

For Trains and coaches both Truro and St Austell are equi-distant from Ventonveth, each about 10 miles away (20 minute drive).

A car is essential.

Distances:

Veryan is the nearest village which is a five minute drive.

Mevagissey is a 15 minute drive, whilst St Mawes is about 10 miles and from where there is a passenger ferry to Falmouth.

Truro and St Austell are both 10 miles.

Caerhays Castle is a five minute drive.

Further Details:

There is a garage about one mile away which has a small convenient store.

Village shops can be found at Veryan and Tregony for general supplies whilst Truro and St Austell have a wealth of shops, restaurants and supermarkets.

There are a wide variety of pubs and restaurants across the Roseland Peninsula. Gardens like Caerhays and Heligan are close by as are a number of small picturesque harbour villages like Portloe, Portscatho and Mevagissey.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
29 Oct 2016 - 10 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£139
for 3 nights
£325
 
 
Spring half term
11 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
Spring
25 Feb 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Easter
8 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£525
for 7 nights
£525
 
 
Early summer
29 Apr 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£495
for 7 nights
£495
 
 
Summer
17 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
E-mail for further information and booking form.



Changeover Day:
Saturday is our preferred changeover day but we can be flexible out of peak season.


Notes on prices:
Our prices are inclusive of all utility costs. Linen.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • barn

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • bay

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with shower over a bath, wash hand basin and WC

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - Double bedded room with metal bedstead Bedroom 2 - Two zip and link beds which can be used as two single beds or joined to create a large comfortable second double bed

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Ventonveth Barn is a wonderful holiday location for those wanting a quiet and relaxing holiday. It is ideal for couples on a romantic break or those with children wanting a cove with sand and rock pools on the doorstep. Being situated in such a beautiful part on the Rosaland Peninsula it is the perfect getaway. Due to it being a farm setting with stock and working dogs, we prefer no pets. Outside: The farm is accessed by an unmade farm lane. The barn lies in the heart of the steading and the owner's gardens but has its own private garden. There is a paved terrace with table and chairs and a lawned area surrounded by beds with a rotary dryer. The gardens are south facing and are exceedingly sunny and look across the rolling Cornish countryside. Utility Room: Separate utility/washing room in nearby dairy with washing machine, small freezer and rail to hang wetsuits. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: High quality bed linen and bedding, - fresh linen provided for stays of more than one week. Bath towels provided but please bring your own beach towels.

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