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The Old Sunday School

St Merryn - North Coast

Finished to a high standard set in the stunning rural countryside, located about 2 miles outside of St Merryn just minutes drive from sandy beaches.
  • Friday Changeover day
  • Gold Star Award
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
  • Towels Included
P00449
£475 - £1018 per week *

Description

This grade II listed building dating as far back as the 1820s is steeped in history. Originally the village Methodist Chapel, it then became the Sunday School. Despite the recent modernisation, the property has retained many of the original features inside and out including the high level arched windows and slate hung facade.  In contrast the finish is minimalist, enhanced by the focal staircase which is based on a similar design in Padstow harbour.  The Old Sunday School is finished to a high specification, offering spacious but cosy accommodation, complimented by the log burner in the mezzanine lounge area.  The location of the unspoiled village of Rumford is in a rural area so many country walks on the doorstep, but also within easy driving distance of several well-known sandy beaches, and the old fishing port Padstow.  A visit to this property is a must for those looking for a relaxing stay with a difference!

GROUND FLOOR:
Kitchen/Diner: Built in electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher, integral fridge and freezer, washing machine.
Bedroom 1: Double bed (4'6'), wardrobe, chest of drawers, hair dryer.
Bedroom 2:  Twin beds (3'), built-in wardrobe 
Shower Room: Thermostatic walk-in shower, basin, w.c. open tread stairs to 

FIRST FLOOR: 42'' Smart TV with BT Sport, DVD player, woodburner.

GARDEN & PARKING: On road parking, patio area to the front with patio furniture.

Changeover Day: Friday - arrival 3:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Security Deposit: £100.
Power and Heat: Electricity and first bag of logs included in rent; woodburning stove in lounge, low consumption digital electric heaters in bedrooms, kitchen/diner, hall, under floor heating in kitchen / diner, heated towel rail in shower room.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided (please bring your own beach towels).
Shop: 1.9 mls Pub: 1.9 mls.

NOTES: No smoking, no pets, no babies nor children under the age of 6, open tread stairs . WiFi provided. Important information about internet Call box 1.5 mls, mobile reception varies. Information about mobile phone coverage.

Features

  • Friday Changeover day
  • Gold Star Award
  • 4 Stars
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • 1.9 miles to a restaurant
  • 3.8 miles to a beach
  • Countryside Views
  • Fire or Stove
  • Garden/Courtyard
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher

Prices

Date Range 7 night price *
21 Jul 17 - 25 Aug 17 £998
25 Aug 17 - 1 Sep 17 £898
1 Sep 17 - 22 Sep 17 £658
22 Sep 17 - 20 Oct 17 £509
20 Oct 17 - 27 Oct 17 £599
27 Oct 17 - 21 Dec 17 £475
21 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £798
21 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £798
6 Jan 18 - 23 Mar 18 £428
23 Mar 18 - 13 Apr 18 £631
13 Apr 18 - 25 May 18 £580
25 May 18 - 1 Jun 18 £784
1 Jun 18 - 15 Jun 18 £692
15 Jun 18 - 6 Jul 18 £794
6 Jul 18 - 20 Jul 18 £916
20 Jul 18 - 31 Aug 18 £1,018
31 Aug 18 - 21 Sep 18 £672
21 Sep 18 - 12 Oct 18 £519
12 Oct 18 - 26 Oct 18 £631
26 Oct 18 - 21 Dec 18 £428
21 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £794

* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.

Local Area

St Merryn is a hidden gem located within easy reach of the stunning coast of North Cornwall, with a friendly, welcoming atmosphere, helpful local convenience stores and delis, and a wide variety of places to eat.  Sometimes overlooked, due to the proximity of the larger town of Padstow just ten minutes' drive away, St Merryn is nevertheless a great holiday setting in its own right, its convenient location and many amenities attracting visitors back year after year. Known as the 'Seven Bays' area due to the number of beaches along this part of the coastline, you know you are approaching the village when you see the 'Seven Bays for Seven Days' signs on the road heading in. If it's a walking holiday you are looking for, St Merryn is an excellent choice, being near to beaches, cliffs and fields, where lovely views entice you from your holiday home and into the great outdoors.  And of course, if you have a four legged family member, they will love it too!  There is also a riding stables nearby if you've always wanted to explore the area on horseback (a wonderful way to see the stunning local scenery).

Reviews

We had a lovely time for our 10th Cornwall visit. Always a birthday in the middle and this cottage was fantastic to spend a relaxing time. Constantine Bay always a favourite, St Mawes, Rock, Rick Steins Fish Shop, trips around the bay and Go Karting. Lovely walks in the area and according to the body boarders, a ‘legendary’ shower. A great place to spend a week. Thank you.Mr H - 4th June 2017
Lovely relaxing stay. Great beaches and good places to eat. Thanks for the cream tea on arrival. We had a great time.Miss M - 3rd April 2017
Our second visit to the Old Sunday School and we hope to return to this lovely part of Cornwall. It has been relaxing and enjoyable despite the wild, windy and wet weather! What a well-appointed, comfortable holiday home. Many Thanks.David and Gillian - 24th March 2017
Thank you for a lovely weekend. Wonderfully appointed house in a great central position. Thanks to your local knowledge we saw six of the seven beaches in one walk. A lovely meal in Padstow with more local tips. Even managed to squeeze in a visit to Truro. Thanks again for your hospitality. Maggie and Peter - 18th November 2016
Thank you for a lovely stay. Had a great week. It’s a lovely place to stay and we will definitely re-visit Cornwall next year. Chloe and Ben - 14th October 2016
The Old Sunday School has been a delight! Lovely place to relax with everything we could have needed. We've been blessed with good weather & so every day has been a beach day - 7 bays! Also, enjoyed tea & drinks at YHA Treyarnon - fantastic setting & on a Saturday some v. mellow great music :-)Mr and Mrs Woods - 5th June 2016
What a fantastic place! We loved the mezzanine lounge and had great fun exploring the local area. The bakery at St Merryn is strongly recommended. Already looking forward to our next visit.Andy and Sarah - 18th April 2016

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