Facing due south and occupying an elevated position above Polruan this superb detached house has stunning uninterrupted sea views across the harbour mouth to Readymoney Cove and out to Gribbin Head. The coast path to sandy Lantic Bay is within a few meters and the village shops, two characterful inns, the quay and the ferry to Fowey are within 500 metres. Surrounded by miles of beautiful Cornish coast and countryside, opportunities for walking and relaxing abound. The Ridge is beautifully presented and faces straight out to sea, enjoying the sun throughout the day. Ships and boats using the harbour pass within full view creating a relaxing and constantly changing coastal vista. Downstairs all the main living rooms have amazing sea views through large 'picture' windows. There is a sitting room with a TV and wood-burning stove for cosy evenings and a second separate living room with an additional TV. A lovely hardwood conservatory with a door to the patio has unrivalled panoramic views. The four bedrooms all have superb sea views and one has a small balcony overlooking the sea. Outside there is a large patio on the seaward side with a table and loungers with beautiful views; perfect for watching the sun go down.
Lounge: TV, DVD player, CD player, woodburner, amazing sea views.
Kitchen: Electric oven and hob, microwave, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher.
Dining Room: Dining table, dresser, woodburner, beautiful sea views.
Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer.
TV/Coffee Room: TV, large desk, chair, coffee table, sofa.
Conservatory: Panoramic sea views.
Shower Room: Thermostatic, basin, w.c.
Bedroom 1: Kingsize bed (5'), dressing table. En Suite Bathroom: Bath (thermostatic shower over), basin, w.c.
Bedroom 2: Double bed (4'6''), dressing table.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds (3').
Bedroom 4: Twin beds (3') and door to small balcony.
Bathroom: Bath (thermostatic shower over), basin, w.c.
GARDEN AND PARKING: Parking space for one car and room to park one additional car outside the property. Large patio with garden furniture, the rest of the garden is terraced.
Changeover Day: Friday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am
Power and Heat: Oil and electricity included in rent; oil fired c.h., woodburner in lounge and kitchen/diner.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen provided and towels provided (please bring your own beach towels).
Baby Equipment: Not provided
Shop: 0.5 mls Pub: 0.5 mls
- Friday Changeover day
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Sleeps 8
- Sorry, no pets allowed
- WiFi Available
- Bed Linen Included
- 0.5 mile to a pub
- Towels Included
- 1 mile to a restaurant
- 1.8 miles to a beach
- Sea Views
- Fire or Stove
- Washing Machine
- Tumble dryer
Polruan's position on a headland jutting out into the estuary meant that it once had great importance as a lookout point. Now, visitors can share the same commanding views from the headland looking out to sea, and across to Fowey on the far bank.
Up here is also the spectacularly beautiful Headland Garden, which has unexpectedly become known for more exotic flora than you might expect to find in this little corner of Cornwall. This has allowed it to be discovered and promoted far and wide.
While up here, gazing out into the distance, you may spot sea birds and other wildlife, and maybe even the odd seal. Much of the area is not only an AONB, but also a Special Area of Conservation, so that it can be preserved for future generations.
Like most villages in the area, the primary industry has always been fishing, however the locals are very welcoming to visitors, and tourism has taken its place.
Walkers will find the landscape to be ideal for hiking, or if you prefer just a gentle stroll, there are lots of options available. Upon your return, you can relax with a meal or drink in The Lugger Inn, or hop on the ferry and visit one of the pubs or cafes in Fowey.
An already fantastic property.Mr Mark Kelly - 30th October 2017
This is our 3rd visit to The Ridge and as usual a beautiful place to holiday! We always enjoy out time in Polruan and the weather has been good for setting out and enjoying the views.Morris and Green families - 25th August 2017
Enjoyed a lovely week in this fantastic house. Both village pubs are lovely and well worth a visit. Coastal path walks gorgeous, as is Fowey (via the ferry). If, like us, you end up having to find something to do with bored teenagers on a wet day, there is a cinema in St Austell (multi-screen). Will miss Polruan and the views!The Brown and Ashcroft families - 4th August 2017
Great location, excellent view, nice interior, lovely village - fabulous vacation spot! Thanks!Mr Frank Stoessel - 31st July 2017
We are now leaving and can barely believe it's already been a week. Time passes quickly in paradise, it seems. The house is perfect, possibly the best we've ever been to - and we've been to a few. Not mentioning the views would be a sin and the time here has been wonderful. This may have been our first time to The Ridge but it definitely won't be our last. Thanks!Mrs G Meyer - 21st April 2017
It is close to Eden Project and Lanhydrock.Mrs CA Harrison - 24th April 2016
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