Standing in the grounds of an old Cornish Watermill in a secluded rural location above Fowey, Badgers Hollow is a beautifully furnished, luxury country cottage for couples.
Approach Badgers via a winding (but accessible) country lane and park right outside on its gravelled parking area. Approach the house via its large terrace (perfect for dining outdoors on sunny days and balmy evenings. Enjoy the beautiful, far-reaching rural views and glimpses of the estuary through the trees.
Badgers Hollow has been tastefully converted from an old Cornish cider barn, cleverly blending contemporary furnishings with rustic character to create a true romantic bolthole on the South Cornwall coast for couples of all ages.
The light and spacious sitting area opens onto the terrace through large French Windows affording rural views from the sofas.
Step from the bedroom, with its king-size bed to a private balcony which overlooks the old millpond and orchard to enjoy the evening sun in summer, or catch a glimpse of buzzards soaring high above.
Facilities in the cottage include
• Satellite TV with Netflix and i-Player
• Bose i-Player dock
The kitchen is equally well-furnished with luxury appliances including Neff fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and a Gaggia bean-to-cup coffee machine. Nothing but the best!
The luxurious feel to this holiday cottage in Fowey continues in the bathroom. Relax in the sunken spa bath, perhaps watching TV with the aid of a waterproof remote control. Complimentary aromatherapy oils and Soya candles create the perfect and organic ambience. Limestone floor tiles feel warm underfoot thanks to the bathrooms underfloor heating.
Badgers Hollow’s eco-credentials are impeccable. The solid teak furniture is all FSC accredited form sustainable sources, the walls are finished in natural lime render and insulated using lambs as a filling behind the oak clad exterior walls. Paintwork has been finished with 1000% natural based paints.
The cottage is powered by 100% renewable energy, with solar panels to provide hot water and a ground-source heat pump to provide underfloor hating in the bathroom. There’s even a rainwater harvesting system to supply toilets and washing machine.
From Badgers Hollow, walk or drive into the centre of Fowey, where award-winning restaurants and a colourful choice of independent shops from bakers to boutiques put most High Streets to shame. Enjoy a lunch overlooking the estuary or take a pleasure boat ride up river. Between May and September, take a ferry boat trip to spend a day or an afternoon in nearby Mevagissey.
Badgers Hollow in Fowey can be booked on a nightly basis with discounts for 7 nights stays.