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View looking towards the property
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner with exposed beams
Kitchen/dining area
Lounge area
Double bedroom with four-poster bed and en-suite bathroom
Double bedroom with four-poster bed
Bathroom with separate shower cubicle
Enclosed garden with seating and countryside views
Stunning surrounding countryside and distance sea views
1 / 9  View looking towards the property
2 / 9  Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner with exposed beams
3 / 9  Kitchen/dining area
4 / 9  Lounge area
5 / 9  Double bedroom with four-poster bed and en-suite bathroom
6 / 9  Double bedroom with four-poster bed
7 / 9  Bathroom with separate shower cubicle
8 / 9  Enclosed garden with seating and countryside views
9 / 9  Stunning surrounding countryside and distance sea views

Hen's Nest

Sennen (2mls NE), Cornwall
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 3
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Beach within easy reach
Romantic
Towels for hire
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At a glance

  • Located on a pleasant small working farm
  • Beautiful rural setting in heritage area
  • Friendly farm animals and attractive wildlife
  • Gwenver and Sennen Cove within driving distance
  • Close to South West Coast Path
  • Good proximity to world famous local surf beaches
Property code: HENST

Lovely barn conversion in the Penwith region of Cornwall. Explore the South-West Coast Path, the Minack Theatre, the mines and beyond.

This inviting semi-detached barn is one of three properties located on this quaint 14-acre smallholding one mile away from Gwenver in Penwith. Surrounded by rolling Cornish countryside with amazing sea views, everyone will feel at home on this lovely farm. With a footpath to the nearest beach and access to the South West Coast Path you are nicely set-up to explore the most westerly region of mainland Britain.  Take a trip to Botallack and St Just to discover the history of tin mining locally, there are industrial remnants scattered throughout the area. Also, stop at the alternative to Land’s End called Cape Cornwall – this is where the Atlantic Sea meets the English Channel.

A lovely single storey barn conversion with vaulted ceilings, original beams and oak flooring. The layout is largely open-plan with the lounge/kitchen/diner all occupying the lion’s share of the bungalow. In the lounge, you will find a TV/DVD, hi-fi and an electric fire, so relax of an evening on the sofa and catch up on your favourite TV shows. The kitchen is equipped with an oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave.  The bedroom with lovely views over fields to the coastline, has a double four-poster bed, a TV and an en-suite bathroom with bath, shower and a WC.

Sliding doors lead to an enclosed patio and garden with seating and lovely views over fields to the coastline. The bungalow also overlooks a lush paddock, which is home to the farm ducks, hens and ponies - guests are encouraged to make friends with the animals and enjoy the rural idyll.
 

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom – 1 double
  • Bathroom - 1 en-suite
  • Kitchen - oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave
  • TV/DVD
  • Electric fire
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking available
  • Regret no smoking
  • 3 dogs welcome
  • Beach, shops, pubs and restaurants 2 miles
  • Complex of properties

Joseph Pritchard

This property is personally managed by Joseph.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 26 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Joy 29th May 2021

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Lovely cottage and great welcome. A lovely touch to give doggie friends a new toy and some biscuits. Really enjoyed our stay and would come again.

Reviewed by Mark 22nd May 2021

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Reviewed by Cheryl 15th May 2021

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Wonderful friendly hosts in a beautiful cottage in a lovely location with a special treat on arrival for us and our dog

Reviewed by Karen 8th May 2021

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A lovely, clean, comfortable and warm cottage in a lovely setting. Easy to get to and its location just on the outskirts of Sennen offers stunning sea views and a great starting point for exploring the far west of Cornwall. Arriving to a Cornish Cream Tea was most welcome, as were the eggs from the owners hens. Our dog enjoyed his biscuits too!! AlRead morel equipment, and utensils, provided are of a high quality. Highly recommended. Hide

Reviewed by Miria 12th April 2021

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Beautiful views down to the sea from the garden seating area. Great setting near to Gwynver beach.

Reviewed by T 23rd December 2020

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I would recommend this property it has everything you could want owners on hand if you need anything, beautiful location but still easy access to visit places 5 stars from me .

Reviewed by Jennifer 17th October 2020

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Very comfortable cottage and very dog friendly. Very quiet and no shops/pubs in walking distance. Nice walks from the cottage.

Reviewed by Mark 10th October 2020

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Reviewed by Jean 3rd October 2020

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Comfortable, well equipped accommodation with a lovely view across fields to the sea. Nice walk from the cottage via footpath to Gwynver beach and the South West Coastal path. Accommodation was nice and warm. Location was perfect for Lands End and other local beauty spots. I would definitely stay here again.

Reviewed by Suzanne 26th September 2020

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I think by saying this is our fourth visit and we aim to return next year says it all!

Reviewed by John 19th September 2020

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We enjoyed its quiet location and view of the sea. At this moment in time it was good to be away from crowds of people. The ease of access to many coastal walks, beaches and stunning scenery is a huge bonus.

Reviewed by Fran 5th September 2020

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Hen's nest is a lovely holiday cottage suitable for a couple. It is in a very peaceful and tranquil setting and is an ideal base to explore Cornwall's spectacular countryside; the beaches are so close by to be enjoyed and are exceptionally clean. We are returning again next year as it's such a great place to go with everything you need close by. MrRead mores Jenkin is very accommodating and the farm animals enjoy left over bread ! Hide

Reviewed by Paul 22nd August 2020

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Reviewed by Rebecca 1st August 2020

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The position of the cottage meant we were able to see the sea which also meant we saw some beautiful sunsets.

Reviewed by Virginia 4th July 2020

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Absolutely beautiful location. Owners vey approachable and helpful & most welcoming. Lovely touch leaving.dog toys and treats and tea and biscuits for us !

Reviewed by Rosy 26th January 2020

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Charming, comfortable cottage in great location near Sennen.

Reviewed by Malcolm 18th January 2020

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Reviewed by Jacqueline 21st December 2019

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Everything was excellent. Some very thoughtful additions were included. A decorated Xmas tree, presents for my two dogs and a tin of shortbreads for us. A generous amount of large and fluffy towels. A TV in the bedroom as well as in the lounge. It was warm and comfortable when we arrived. The owners were friendly and helpful. I would highly recommeRead morend. Hide

Reviewed by STEPHEN 9th November 2019

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Secluded and quiet spot with distant views over the fields to the sea .Close to Sennen , St just and Penzance a little further away . On a farm and close to Lands End airport , neither of which bothered us . Cottage was warm , (Nov) clean ,tidy and quite spacious . Take a shaver adaptor plug as there isn't a charging point in the bathroom . A very Read morenice place to stay . Horses and rabbits in the field beyond the fence were very entertaining for the dog . Hide

Reviewed by Ray 26th October 2019

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Absolutely stunning place, location was excellent, short car journeys to St Ives, Lands End, St Jus and several beaches. Beautiful views breathtaking scenery.

Reviewed by William 5th October 2019

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Reviewed by Simon 28th September 2019

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In a lovely setting the cottage was well equipped, cosy and welcoming. It was our rescue dog first holiday and she loved it. Enclosed garden was a real bonus. Close to first class beaches and beautiful Cornish countryside this little gem is well a stay.

Reviewed by Charlotte 7th September 2019

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This cottage is a wonderful little haven, surrounded by beautiful cornish countryside and a view down the valley to the sea. Only a short drive from Sennen beach and (Gwenver for sog friendly beach) and Penzance the location is ideal. Greeted with homemade scones, jam and clotted cream and a plate of biscuits and 2 toys for the dogs. Spotlessly cleRead morean and every utensil you could need. Perfect! Hide

Reviewed by Robert 24th August 2019

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Location is fantastic friendly hosts a nice cream tea welcome and dog toys a complete week away from reality the view on the back is to die for would return thanks.

Reviewed by Rachael 10th August 2019

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This cottage was perfect for us with 2 dogs. A great size garden for them to play in with lovely views of the Cornish sea. The cottage was fantastic, everything we needed for the week, a warm fire and cosy bed! The owners who lived opposite were so friendly and were really helpful with letting us know some great spots to visit. We would definitely Read morelove to return! Hide

Reviewed by Timothy 3rd August 2019

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This cottage is in the same building as another cottage, but we never felt crowded. The pony in the field beyond the garden is very friendly and not at all fazed by our dogs barking, and the walks around the area are beautiful. Easy bus access into various nearby towns. We didn't drive at all.

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