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The Longhouse

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The Longhouse
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Barn -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Helston, Cornwall, England
The Longhouse in Boscrege is a secluded rural retreat within a stones throw of West Cornwall's finest beaches and hidden coves. Located on the fringes of the National Trust's Godolphin Estate, the tranquil setting and extensive private grounds lend itself equally to a relaxing short break as easily as extended holidays.

The Longhouse is a newly converted 16th century Cornish barn only completed in May 2013.

Although a mere eight miles from Penzance and six miles from Helston you could be forgiven for thinking you are a hundred miles from modern day life. With countless short and long walks on your doorstep, offering the most stunning views of 'forgotten Cornwall' it's up to you how far you venture. Uniquely located between the ruggedness of the North Cornish coast with the miles of golden sands of St Ives Bay and th...
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Listing #HL7073113
About the Owner
Julian C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2016
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

The only thing we can say about The Longhouse is that it was fab! It was definitely the best self catering place we’ve stayed in and it was very dog friendly too. The location was perfect with only the sound of nature to listen to...More

Thank ChrisM1310
GlobeTrotting314176, VR Owner at The Longhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you Chris, Paul, and of course, Charlie. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your time here in West Cornwall. It's good that the weather was so warm and sunny that you could enjoy the peace and quiet of the garden. Spring is a glorious...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

We had a wunderbar time at The Longhouse which was perfect for our first holiday in Cornwall as it was a good base to explore the beautiful beaches of Godrevy, Porthcurno, Sennen, Praa Sands and St. Ives. Our favourite highlight after a beach day in...More

Thank Marion M
Management response:Responded 22 August 2018

Thank you very much for such a kind review and I'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed a whirlwind tour of West Cornwall (and there's so much more to see on another visit ?!). It was great to be able to welcome you to Boscrege,...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

What a wonderful find. Tucked away in the countryside but no distance either from the Lizard Point and Lands End. Our host was so kind and it was lovely to find a well stocked fridge, fresh cut flowers and by no means the least -...More

Thank lizdaw1
Management response:Responded 26 June 2018

Thank you Liz for such kind words and I'm so thrilled that you enjoyed your break down here in West Cornwall. You certainly picked a good week with the sun shining and the long evenings, as you say, perfect to sit out in the garden...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Unknown type
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$92 / stay - Deposit
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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