Guests are also welcome to explore the garden with its distant view of the sea, and relax in the grounds beyond Blackthorn where there are various areas of garden furniture, or alternatively enjoy playing a variety of the outdoor games such as boules and badminton. Various outdoor games can be found in the cottage lobby..
The cottage has a double bedroom with a zip and link bed, enabling it to be converted into a twin bedded room if required. A stylish en-suite bathroom, and a cosy living room complete with a wood burner for the winter evenings.
Double glazed windows and a door face south allowing the summer sun to stream in. This room looks out onto the private verandah and the uninterrupted rural views that lie beyond.
To one side of the living room is a compact but well-appointed kitchen with all the usual appliances including a microwave oven and dishwasher. The comfortable living room also has a digital TV with built-in DVD, and a CD/MP3 player and DAB radio unit. A travel cot and high chair can be provided, but please request this at the time of booking, or soon afterwards.
Windows Views Description
From the living room that faces south, and beyond the private verandah, is a view of uninterrupted AONB countryside. From the kitchen window (facing west) can be seen the outdoor hot tub and indoor swimming pool beyond.
Blackthorn is approached by an unmade track leading off a country lane. The property is in a courtyard setting and is situated at one end of the courtyard. The remainder of the three sides makes up the owner's house and the swimming pool building. There are a couple of shallow steps outside the cottage, and the complex is accessed by several stone steps leading up from the garden.