Fiddlers Green occupies an enviable position off Upper Castle Road with truly spectacular views from all of the main rooms of St Mawes Harbour, St Anthony Headland, Falmouth Bay, and the Lizard Peninsula. This magnificent reverse-level property has spacious accommodation for up to 12, with a family suite on the entrance level which is perfect for a family with small children or anyone with restricted mobility as all of the main rooms are on this level. The living room has been beautifully appointed with sumptuous furnishings, a wood-burning stove, and large sliding door that opens onto a spacious balcony which accentuates the incredible views. There is a second, snug area
next to the kitchen & dining room, all of which have views of the harbour. Downstairs are three further bedrooms, one of which can be set up as a dormitory bedroom for children which is a favourite for the larger groups.
St Mawes is one of the most exclusive traditional villages in the Country, with a wealth of activities within close reach. Historic Castles from the era of Henry VIII, glistening blue waters, bustling beaches, Cornish Pubs, award-winning restaurants, amazing coastal walks, ferries to different locations, little motor boats, kayaks, and stand-up paddle boards, all available for rental. (During the season) The Roseland peninsula has a huge variety of places to explore, there are many beaches, some with golden sands, some with shingle, all with a splattering of rock pools, there are secluded coves, towering cliffs, and the famous lighthouse at St Anthony. (Fraggle Rock for everyone of a certain age!) The artists' haven of Portscatho is well worth a visit, as is Veryan. with its famous round houses.
Entrance level: Enter into the hallway with doors to: Master bedroom with 5' double bed and door to balcony, a second door leads to the children's bedroom with 2'6" single and truckle bed, cot, and further door to wet room with accessible shower, WC and hand basin and door back out to entrance hall. Living room, with comfortable seating, wood-burning stove, sliding door to large balcony and further door to snug lounge. WC with hand basin. Kitchen dining area with large, central island, stunning fully fitted units and appliances, dining table and chairs, door to rear garden. A further door from the kitchen leads out to the utility area with washing machine and tumble dryer. Stairs from the hall lead down to:
Ground floor: Bedroom 3 has a 6' double zip and link bed which can be set up as two 3' singles, wet room with WC and hand basin. Bedroom 4 with 5' double bed and ensuite shower room with WC and hand basin. Bedroom 5 with 5' double zip and link bed that can be set up as two 2'6" singles, a further 2'6" single with truckle to make an extra 2 beds - this room can be set up as a dormitory bedroom for 4 children, ensuite bathroom with shower, WC and hand basin.
Outside: Parking for up to 4 cars immediately outside the door, and a further 2 spaces half way up the drive. Large balcony with table and chairs, parasol and sun loungers in front of the living room. Covered patio outside the bedrooms on the ground floor. Mature gardens with lawns, shrubs, trees and paths which wind around the property and down to an entrance onto Lower Castle Road which provides a short cut to walk into the village.
Friday change overs during the season
Electricity, heating, bed linen, and towels are all included. You will need to bring your own beach towels.
A security deposit of £500 will be pre-authorised on your credit / debit card.
No smoking inside the property.
Oil fired central heating system with radiators in every room.
Wood burning stove in living room - basket of logs & starter kit provided during the winter.
Electric double oven and hob, Full height fridge & freezer, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, and toaster.
Washing machine & tumble dryer.
SMART TVs in the living room with catch-up TV channels.
Cot in bedroom 2, extra travel cot & high chair available on request.
Parking for 4 cars on the drive immediately outside the front door, a further 2 cars can be parked half way up the drive.
Level access to the property, the entrance level is wheelchair accessible with extra wide doorways to the Master bedroom and wet room, living room, and kitchen area.
There are no steps on the entrance level.
The garden is on multiple levels.
St Mawes harbour is a 500m walk from Fiddlers Green and can either be from Upper Castle Rd - past the St Mawes Castle, or a shorter route is via the steps through the garden which enters onto Lower Castle Road.
St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula are some of the most stunning and sought-after tourist destinations in Cornwall. This area is rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, and offers a wide range of attractions and activities for visitors of all ages and interests.
St Mawes is a charming village located on the east bank of the Fal River, and is one of the most popular destinations on the Roseland Peninsula. The village is known for its narrow streets, beautiful harbour, and stunning views of the river and the surrounding countryside. The village is home to several art galleries,
shops, and restaurants, as well as a range of water-based activities, such as sailing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. One of the most iconic landmarks in St Mawes is St Mawes Castle, a 16th-century fortress built by Henry VIII to defend the coast against French invasion. The castle is now open to the public and offers breathtaking views of the river and the sea. There are 2 beaches in the village both are family-friendly Summers which is just passed The Idle Rocks Hotel and Tavern which is nestled under the Tresanton Hotel.
Another popular attraction are the St Mawes Ferries, these iconic little blue craft shuttle between St Mawes and the town of Falmouth on the west bank of the Fal River. The ferry is a great way to see the river and the surrounding countryside, and offers stunning views of the coastline and the sea. Especially out of season there are regular sightings from the ferry of dolphins.
The Roseland Peninsula is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is known for its stunning coastline, hidden coves, sandy beaches, and rugged cliffs. The area is home to many charming villages, each with its own unique character and history.
One of the most popular beaches on the Roseland Peninsula is Porthcurnick Beach, a beautiful sandy beach with crystal-clear waters and stunning views of the coast. The beach is popular with families and is a great place for swimming, sunbathing, and picnicking.
For those who enjoy walking, the South West Coast Path passes through St Mawes and offers stunning views of the coastline and the sea. The Roseland Peninsula is also home to many scenic countryside trails and footpaths, offering visitors the chance to explore the area's natural beauty on foot.
Overall, St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula are a must-visit destination for anyone visiting Cornwall. Whether you are interested in history, culture, nature, or outdoor activities, there is something for everyone in this beautiful part of the world. For more information about St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula, visit the local tourist information centre, where friendly and knowledgeable staff will be happy to help you plan your visit.