The jewel in the crown of Port Pendennis! Situated along the idyllic waterfront in the exclusive Marine enclave of Port Pendennis, this three storey town house offers a tranquil 5 star maritime haven in the heart of vibrant Falmouth.
Designed by Peter de Savay and modelled on the picture-perfect beauty spot of Port Grimaud near St Tropez, Port Pendennis offers a timeless scene with pastel painted townhouses huddled around the bobbing boats of the inner yacht basin.
Maritime House is arguably one of the finest properties in the private marina ‘village’ and has been sympathetically modernised across all three floors, to provide a spacious coastal retreat that oozes classic style and sumptuous home comfort.
On entering the delightful townhouse guests will be enthralled by the classic nautical style of the property, from the fine inlaid compass of the entrance hallway to the quirky striped stairway carpetand the carefully chosen palette of tranquil seaside tones, which feature to each room and are complemented by luxury soft furnishings and unique pieces; for a relaxed 5* holiday ambience.
Guests will find a beautifully presented open plan living and dining room to the ground floor, with marina views to serve as a befitting back drop. The complementary palette of warm stone, crimson and nautical blue provides a restful scene in which to socialise to the sumptuous sofas provided. Guests can easily enjoy curling up to a good movie to the flat screen Freeview TV, whilst the roaring gas fire provides an added romance to the room, for a cosy and intimate wintertime setting.
Elegant dinner parties can easily be catered for to the classic French-style dining area, which features to the open plan room. Pretty shuttered French doors also fold out to reveal a magical sheltered private terrace ideal for outdoor entertaining. Overlooking the marina, the sunny terrace exudes the epitome of an exclusive harbour side lifestyle, and is perfectly complemented by a chic rattan sitting area for enjoying morning coffees alongside an alfresco dining area perfect for savouring the evening sunshine, with a glass of wine and a romantic meal. The painted blue brickwork also offers an illuminating effect against a beautiful view of bobbing boats and calm passing ripples.
A fully-equipped designer kitchen is situated next to the open plan living area to offer a fabulous place in which to prepare delicious home-cooked meals. Presented in a contemporary country style, the kitchen enjoys all the luxury must-have appliances, including a Rangemaster cooker, a ‘pure’ water tap for refreshing drinks and a full-size fridge freezer. Accompanying the kitchen is also a spacious laundry room fitted with a washing machine, Belfast sink and microwave.
The ground floor of the holiday home is conveniently complemented by a spacious modern shower room and WC.
The first floor of the luxury townhouse is fully dedicated to a boutique-style master bedroom suite, fitted with a sumptuous deep pile carpet and offering a tranquil and romantic retreat in which couples can retire to and enjoy quality moments together. To the spacious bedroom guests can easily replenish the senses, in a reviving interior palette of crimson and soft green, with a beautiful king size bed to enjoy languishing in. A bright and beautifully presented dressing room leads out on to a sunny private balcony perfect for enjoying a romantic glass of wine, with captivating marina views to take in.
Leading on from the pretty dressing room guests will find a luxury fitted en-suite bathroom fitted with a contemporary bath tub with overhead rainfall shower, hotel-style twin washbasins and a spotlight ceiling, for a luxury home spa experience.
The sleeping accommodation flows to the second floor, with two further beautifully presented bedrooms. A second king size bedroom conjures up timeless memories of the coast, with sandy tones used alongside deckchair striped curtains and soft pastel furnishings, for a restful beachside ambience. An informal sitting area with flat screen TV and elevated views of the marina can further be enjoyed to the luxurious bedroom.
The equally spacious third bedroom offers a versatile arrangement to suit two adults or two children, with a set of twin beds provided in a nostalgic nautical setting, with far reaching views of Falmouth Bay to enjoy.
Both bedrooms feature an extensive range of fitted wardrobes and conveniently share a panelled New England style family bathroom, fitted with a bath tub and overhead shower, under star-light ceiling, for relaxing moments in the bath.
Premium quality Egyptian cotton bedding and fluffy towels feature to all of the bedrooms, for added hotel-quality comfort.
The 5* holiday home is perfectly complemented by outside parking for up to two cars, which is provided within the privacy of the secure gated residence. Being a stone’s throw away from the marina also allows guests to conveniently use the dinghy park for tenders or to hire a mooring to accommodate their own private boat or local yacht rental.
Staying in Port Pendennis enables guests to simply unwind in the picturesque idyll of bobbing boats and passing yachts or to let off stream with a game of tennis, on the private all-weather tennis court.
The Port Pendennis marina village enjoys an envious and convenient location behind the popular Events Square, with easy access to Falmouth’s fabulous array of restaurants including Rick Stein’s award-winning eatery, for champagne and oysters or for a timeless takeaway of fish and chips!
With one of the deepest natural harbours on the doorstep guests can easily take to the water, with a fantastic range of ways to explore the breathtaking surroundings; with private boat hire, canoe rental and sailing lessons and trips. Stand-up paddle boards also provide a fun way to enjoy this area of outstanding natural beauty.
Falmouth also offers a buzzing art scene alongside family-friendly beaches, the historical 16th century Pendennis Castle and a frequent ferry service to Flushing and St Mawes. Situated within easy reach of many famous botanical gardens guests will find a timeless and captivating holiday here in the sailing capital of Cornwall.
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Cottage added 14th October 2011