Ferris`s CottageTruro, Cornwall
- Guests 4
- Bedrooms 2
- Preferred changeover day Friday
- Minimum stay 2 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 2
- Acorn rating 4 What's this?
- Reference 011072
About Ferris's CottageOnce the gardener’s cottage, now a cosy woodland retreat on the Trelissick estate.
Nestling in the lush woodlands of the Trelissick estate, is this pretty white-washed cottage. Once lived in by the estate’s gardener, Mr Ernie Ferris, it sits on the eastern edge of the estate, but still within walking distance to its exotic gardens and the main house. Step inside to a beautifully restored 18th-century building, where low beamed ceilings and a log-burner meet contemporary interior styling. It has two bedrooms with small peeping windows that overlook the valley and down towards the River Fal.
There are 300 acres of countryside to explore on the estate, with the river surrounding three sides. At the bottom of the parkland, there’s a small sandy beach for you to laze on. Lots of events take place here throughout the year, from parkruns to canoeing courses.
Hop on the King Harry Ferry for trips along the river to St Mawes. From here you can loop onto the South West Coast Path for day long hikes along the headlands of the Roseland Peninsula.
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Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer available
- Dishwasher not available
- Washing machine available
- Tumble dryer available
- Telephone not available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* not available
- Open fire / wood burner available
- Garden available
- BBQ not available
Not accessibleView accessibility guide (PDF 440 KB)
Sitting room with a wood burning stove, dining room, kitchen.
Two bedrooms (one twin, one double with 5' bed), bathroom with shower over bath.
Notes for guests
Access: The accessibility guide is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Heating: Rointe digital electric heating system.
Parking: The car parking is just before the cottage on a short upward track.
Garden: The garden is at the front of the cottage with trees, shrubs, flowers and a picnic table.
Telephone: Limited reception for mobile telephones.
Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage.
There are many events on at Trelissick Gardens throughout the season. These include dramatical productions.
Logs: A starter supply of seasoned logs, fire lighters and kindling will be provided free of charge from 1st July 2019. Guests will need to source any additional logs elsewhere.
Barbecue: Barbecues will not be available at this cottage from 1st October 2019.
Local suppliers: Canoe Cornwall offer good value and good quality. They provide archery, bushcraft and canoeing sessions on Fal and Helford.
Please note: Ferris's Cottage is located next to a road which takes you to the ferry. While not a main road this can get busier during peak periods.
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