Stay in coastal luxury in the heart of West Cornwall
Seacrest beautifully blends the relaxed ambiance of a family home with a unique coastal style and thoughtful layout. From the moment you arrive this wonderful home sets the scene for a truly Cornish holiday as you explore the character and charm of West Cornwall. Set over 2 floors, Seacrest offers three light and spacious bedrooms with two cool contemporary bathrooms. From the elevated position, absorb the panoramic far reaching sea views which stretch from the iconic St Michaels Mount and across the blue bay to Mousehole. A generous decking area and established garden leads from the front of the house offering a wonderful extension to your holiday space on warmer days. Private parking and a short walk down to Mousehole harbour.
Arrive to a spacious entrance hall with grey/blue slate flooring and ample space to stow all your holiday kit, the stylish wet room is perfectly placed for a post surf and swim shower. From the entrance hall, lead into the beautiful country style kitchen just brimming with traditional character from the cast iron woodburner within the inglenook fireplace to the original window features. Bringing a modern influence to the kitchen, the Lacanche range cooker awaits the culinary minded in the party and with the freshest of fish just moments from your door it's time to get creative Cornish style. The beautiful crockery and kitchenware complements the cool coastal theme of the house and every mug and every jug has been thoughtfully chosen. Lead from the kitchen into the sunny dining room with beautiful wooden table and 7 relaxed dining chairs. This enviable space is flooded with natural light from the original bay windows which perfectly frame the ever changing sea views beyond, enjoy your holiday celebrations against this most tempting of dining backdrops. Across the hallway, an elegant yet relaxed living room welcomes lazy afternoons or quiet escape from the bustle of holiday life. Two ink blue sofas provide ample seating for all and a library of books evoke the heritage of Mousehole and Cornish tales of the sea. From the hallway a charming white painted staircase leads to the first floor landing with a perfectly positioned rocking chair and warm wooden flooring. Three boutique style bedrooms are filled with creative flair and originality, choose from the four poster master bedroom with beautiful reclaimed furniture and the most tempting of sea views or the cool nautical palette of whites and stripes within the second bedroom, each of these restful havens offer unsurpassed panoramic sea views. The third bedroom is as suitable for adults as for children with super king sized zip/lock bed for superb flexibility. The luxury family bathroom includes a unique Japanese Soaking Bath, sink into the warm waters after a day on the coast. With a love of art, the owners collection of inspiring artwork adorns the walls adding a creative gallery to liven the white washed walls.
Throw open the double doors from the living room and spill out onto the large decking area which wraps around the entire front of Seacrest. Soak up the views and fresh sea air from your very own vantage point, chart the comings and goings of maritime activity from the early bird fishing boats to the hardy day sailors as they navigate the waters of Mount's Bay. A wooden dining table ensures al fresco dining, capture the morning sunshine with a lazy breakfast or morning coffee. Pull up a steamer chair and simply unwind. To the side of the house is a circular grassed lawn and planted flower and herb beds which brim with colour in the warmer months. Tucked away to the rear of the house is an oasis of tranquility, a sheltered sun trap with garden hammock and rustic summer house decking space. Seacrest offers off road parking for up to one car with further parking available on a first come basis. The quintessential harbour village of Mousehole is just moments away, a gentle walk from the house and down the hill to the harbour in just 10 minutes. Mousehole is proud of its heritage and tradition and maintains a truly Cornish ambiance, the colourful fishing boats still bring in the days catch and the picture perfect cottages are home to local residents. With its 'way down West' location, Mousehole is no less considered with a number of artisan cafes offering a hearty cream tea, local pubs to sample Cornwall's ales and indulgent deli and of course some of the best souvenir shopping. At low tide the golden sand beach is revealed and children will enjoy the safe sheltered shores and crystal blue sea swimming. Wile away your days exploring this wonderful village or, if a day trip is on the agenda, head to the other nearby beaches including Porthcurno and Sennen. The iconic landmark of St Michaels Mount is well worth a visit as guests walk across the ancient causeway to the castle. The larger coastal town of St Ives is within easy access or enjoy the University town of Falmouth.
From the moment you arrive, Seacrest invites you to relax, unwind and re-energise as you discover the myth and magic of West Cornwall.