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Former Miners Cottage

Entire cottage hosted by Ian
4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath

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A former granite built two bedroom miners cottage built circa 1840 complete with woodburner. The Cottage is a stones throw from the ancient Hurlers stone circles and a short walk to the famous Cheesewring stone formation.
The village of Minions is an ideal base for touring Cornwall and Poldark locations. Situated on the edge of Bodmin moor within the Cornish mining world heritage area making it an excellent base for walking and cycling .
The excellent Cheesewing Inn is literally 200m away.

The space
With the exposed beams and wood-burner set in an old granite fireplace, the lounge dining room is a lovely cosy room to relax and curl up in after a day’s exploring whatever the season. The Wood burner also heats the radiators to warm the whole house.
There is a well equipped kitchen leading to utility/boot room with access to the rear entrance and parking. The family bathroom (with shower) is located on the ground floor.

Guest access
There is an enclosed garden with patio table and chairs (access across the shared drive).
A short walk away are The Hurlers are a unique Bronze Age monument and just one of the many fascinating places to see in this area, rich in archaeological interest, not forgetting the famous rock formation known as the Cheesewring.

Other things to note
Bodmin Moor is designated an International Dark Sky Landscape and is fantastic on a clear night. The sheep, cows and ponies roam freely on the moor please keep garden gates closed.
A former granite built two bedroom miners cottage built circa 1840 complete with woodburner. The Cottage is a stones throw from the ancient Hurlers stone circles and a short walk to the famous Cheesewring stone formation.
The village of Minions is an ideal base for touring Cornwall and Poldark locations. Situated on the edge of Bodmin moor within the Cornish mining world heritage area making it an excellent b…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wi-Fi
Kitchen
Indoor fireplace
Dryer
Washing machine
TV
Hair dryer
Essentials
Heating

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Minions, England, United Kingdom

Minions, the highest village in Cornwall and one rich in history, heritage and legend. It is located within easy reach of the rugged North coast which is approximately 45min drive and the South coast is around 30min.
Very close to the cottage there are also many other recreations close by, from the top-quality walking and cycling. There are many local amenities within close walking distance including village shop, Café and the historic Cheesewring pub.
Minions, the highest village in Cornwall and one rich in history, heritage and legend. It is located within easy reach of the rugged North coast which is approximately 45min drive and the South coast is around…

Hosted by Ian

Joined in April 2016
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We have two adult sons who live locally along with our grandchildren, we use the cottage when visiting the family. I hope other families enjoy the cottage as much we do. If you have any questions please get in touch.
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We use the house as our own holiday home and live some distance away but my son who helps manage the property lives nearby.
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House rules
Check-in: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Checkout: 12:00 pm
Self check-in with key safe
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
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