How do you fancy staying in a house which has masses of history? Ealing House in the centre of Porthleven has been a general store, sweet shop and tobacconist, before becoming home to the poet and translator Percy Edward Pinkerton in the early 20th century. It now provides comfortable holiday accommodation for five people and two dogs. A useful porch/conservatory leads into the open-plan lounge/diner which has a lovely exposed stone wall. The kitchen is at the back of the house and along with the utility room, provides everything you’ll need to rustle up a delicious holiday meal. There is a hand shower room on the ground floor, whilst upstairs there is a family bathroom and three bedrooms – one of which has doors opening out onto a balcony with outside furniture. Just a minutes’ walk will take you to the harbour front and the many shops, galleries, pubs and restaurants. The historic site of St Michael’s Mount is only 15 minutes away in the car, with the golden sandy beaches of Praa Sands and Perranuthnoe only five miles from the harbour.
Glazed entrance porch leading to:
Living/ Dining Room: Smart TV with FreeSat, DVD player, Hi-Fi, dining table and chairs.
Kitchen: Kettle, toaster, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher.
Utility: Washer/ dryer.
Shower Room: Thermostatic shower, basin, w.c.
Bedroom 1: Double bed (4’6”), bedside tables, built-in wardrobes, access to balcony.
Balcony: Table and chairs.
Bedroom 2: King size bed (5’), bedside tables, wardrobe.
Bedroom 3: Single bed (3’), bedside table, chest of drawers, Juliet balcony.
Bathroom: Bath with shower over, basin, w.c.
GARDEN AND PARKING
Small patio to the rear of the property with table and chairs. No private parking but pay and display and on-street parking nearby.
Changeover Day: Saturday – arrival 16:00 – departure 10:00.
Pet Friendly: Maximum 2.
Power and Heat: Electricity included in the rent; electric heaters.
Baby Equipment: Travel cot and highchair provided.
Bedding and Linen: Linen and towels provided; please bring your own beach towels.
Shop: 0.3 ml Pub: 0.3 ml.
NOTES: No smoking, WiFi provided. Mobile phone reception varies.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 5
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Toilets
- Patio/garden furniture
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- 0.3 Mile from a beach
- 0.3 Mile from a pub
- 0.3 Mile from a shop
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- Tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- No smoking
- WiFi internet
Lovely cottage well worth the drive, the area is beautiful . some amazing memories of our honeymoon! Lots of lovely local food eaten restaurants the little fish & chip shop (best ever) & amazing Cornish pasties eaten .al fresco. on the beach. Many thanks.The Gregsons, Manchester
Had a lovely week in Porthleven. Cottage was excellent. Will be back. Thank you. xThe Whitehursts, Stoke on Trent
Lovely cottage, very homely and we all had a great holiday here. We will be back in Porthleven soon.Helen & Rob Cousins & family (Bristol)
We love this cottage and don't want to leave. Hope to come again.Ella & Bethany (Preston)
What a fab sunny hot week! We made use of the balcony every afternoon and evening reading our books. We had been to Porthleven before but this cottage with the balcony - location, location, location! Now back to our beloved Wales XThe Davies, Dinas Powys
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Enjoyed many a coastal walk with the dogs. I had a go at paddle boarding which was great fun. Treated ourselves to a meal at Rick Stein.s which was delish! Ealing House is a very comfortable base with all the mod cons. Wish we could stay another week!The Boveys, Ivybridge
Good relaxing holiday - always sad to go home.Emberton & Guyatt (Oxfordshire)
First time at this cottage & very pleased with choice. Have had fantastic weather and enjoyed our week down here immensely. Friendly owners who gave great recommendations. We will definitely be back. Thank you XMr & Mrs Beard
As always we loved Porthleven - as did the dogs! Mixed weather but still wonderful. Thanks for the use of Ealing House. The house was great. Best Wishes The RickettsChris, Guy, San, Nean & Dobie - Wiltshire
Another lovely week at Ealing House. We love Porthleven. Thank you for letting us stay in your lovely home. You have thought of everything.Walter & Susan, Holmfirth
Cottage is awesome with everything you could need! So clean too. Thank you XThe Taylors, Chesterfield
Fantastic standard of accommodation. Thank you! We had a great stay.Anne Toner (Southampton)
Fantastic two weeks. Accommodation was perfect.The Shales, Trinity, Jersey
Another great week in our beloved Porthleven. First time @ Ealing House. Very much home from home . Perfect! Will be back. xxxDave & Julie Corderoy, Shepton Mallet
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