Skipper Cottage, Padstow, Cornwall
Self catering holiday accommodation in Padstow for up to 4 people
Located in a quiet courtyard at the rear of Lantern House, Skipper Cottage retains lots of the character from its 300-year-old history. Recent refurbishments revealed an original clay oven, which confirms the age of the property, making it probably the oldest part of Lantern House.
The ground floor has original beamed ceilings and slate tiled floor. The cottage has double-glazing and electric heating for your comfort. The thick walls help to keep it warm in winter and cool in summer.
The open plan style of the ground floor provides a large versatile living space, ideal for your holiday experience.
This consists of sitting area with two and three seater, comfortable sofas with loose cushions, nest of tables and large rug. Recessed book shelves provide a wide selection of books, games and DVD’s. There is a flat screen, 21 inch Freeview TV with built in DVD and CD player in the dining area which has a modern, four seat dining table with cushioned seats.
The kitchen area is fully equipped with electric four-ring cooker, electric oven and grill. Stainless steel, one and a half sink unit with washbowl. There is a microwave oven, fridge with freezer compartment, electric toaster, kettle and cafetiere. There is comfortably enough crockery, glassware and cutlery for your use as well as kitchen utensils, tea towel, and oven gloves. We supply clothes pegs, torch, candles, vacuum flask and matches. Vacuum cleaner.
Down stairs also features a shower room with walk in shower cubicle and electric shower, wash hand basin with mirror over and shaver point, toilet and heated towel rail.
Upstairs leading from a narrow staircase, there are two good sized bedrooms, both fully carpeted. The double bedroom has bedside tables and lamps, wardrobe and chest of drawers and mirror, hair drier, iron and ironing board.
The twin bedroom has two single beds, bedside tables, lamps, wardrobe, chest of drawers and mirrors.
Skipper Cottage has its own table and four chairs with umbrella in the courtyard, steps lead from the courtyard to our lovely walled garden with views over the Camel Estuary.
Also see Mates Cabin for option on additional double bedroom.