Liskeard is an
ancient stannary and market town and civil parish in south east
Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
Liskeard is situated approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of
Plymouth, 14 miles (23 km) west of the River Tamar and the border
with Devon, and 12 miles (20 km) east of Bodmin. The town is at the
head of the Looe valley in the ancient hundred of West Wivelshire
and has a population of 8,656. Liskeard was the base of the former
Caradon District Council and it still has a town council.
Liskeard was one of the 17 Antiqua maneria of the Duchy of Cornwall.
The market charter was granted by Richard, Earl of Cornwall (brother
of Henry III) in 1240. Since then, it has been an important centre
for agriculture. The seal of the borough of Liskeard was Ar. a
fleur-de-lis and perched thereon and respecting each other two birds
in chief two annulets and in flank two feathers.
Coach House Cottages
Luxury accommodation in FOUR self-catering holiday cottages sit in a
16th Century coaching yard on a private 100 acre estate. Extremely
spacious and well appointed with full heating and log fires for all
year round letting. On site heated swimming pool, tennis court and
games room compliment the moor and coast walking, golf and beaches
Set in the ancient manor of Treworgey, the holiday cottages are
approximately two miles from Liskeard, you will find Coach House
Cottages, nestling in 110 acres of beautiful pasture and woodland.
Treworgey Manor has been in the same family for 400 years and the
present owners Jeremy and Jane Hall, would like to welcome you to
this tranquil and peaceful setting. We have renovated and converted
our 16th century coaching yard into 4 luxury self-contained cottages
designed to the highest building standards for all year round
letting. Each cottage has a private garden, decking area with table
and chairs and a barbecue. For that occasional rainy day, there is a
flat screen TV with Freeview, video recorder and DVD player and an
extensive DVD library is held in the Manor House.
The Manor House itself lies adjacent to the courtyard and, with its
formal gardens and clock tower, completes this historic setting.
Deer Park cottage (Sleeps 6)
Middle Barn self catering holiday cottage (Sleeps 4)
Paddock View luxury holiday cottage (Sleeps 6)
Coach House self catering (Sleeps 8)
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Welcome to Penbugle Organic Farm, a
working farm that produces organic eggs, rare breed meat, and
wonderful Glamping getaways!
Wigwam Camping Pods - New in
2012, our four Wigwam camping pods are set in a small grass
paddock behind the farmhouse. Each Wigwam pod sleeps 4 – 5
people and has electric lighting, a panel heater, standard UK
household sockets (3 pin) and mattresses. Please remember to
bring your own bedding and towels.
Penbugle Farm Bell Tents -
Penbugle Farm Bell Tents are positioned in another grass paddock
next door to the Wigwams and may occasionally share with
ordinary touring tents but with plenty of room and space between
each. Each Bell Tent is pitched on a wooden decking to keep off
the ground in wet weather and add a little more to that glamping
experience. They have views of the farm and each has a picnic
Tent Pitches at Penbugle Farm
- Penbugle Farm also have a small number of Tent Pitches
available for short or long stays.
Tel: 01579 348879
Merryfield Manor & Merryfield Farm. We invite you to enjoy our two
wonderful holiday homes each set in their our grounds, in beautiful
secluded Cornish countryside, each property with exclusive use of
it’s own private indoor swimming pool and sauna. We are to be found
a couple of miles from the southern foothills of Bodmin Moor down
our own private lane. Only 4 miles from the market town of Liskeard
-- conveniently located for trips to the traditional seaside town of
Looe on Cornwall's east coast, and the picturesque village of St.
Cleer with its two pubs and a renowned farm shop.
Both homes, available to book all year, provide comfortable
accommodation, tastefully furnished and very well equipped for
comfort and convenience, with a charming rustic feel. Bedrooms offer
en-suite facilities and we have ground floor amenities suitable for
disabled people. Both properties with its own private garden and
you have any questions or would like to make a booking, please do
not hesitate to get in touch with us by phone or email, we will be
happy to help.
Just 300yds off the A38 and only 5 miles from the beautiful coastal
town of Looe, the Sportsmans Arms is an ideal place to stay and use
as a base for visiting Cornwall, whether for business or pleasure.
Rooms are ensuite, sensibly priced on a 'room-only' basis, and
breakfast can be booked on arrival. We have a large car park, a
lovely sunny garden with open views across the valley, a full
programme of sport televised by Sky and BT Sport and a welcoming
guest/family lounge with TV, books and games.
bar closes at 11pm during the week and 11.30pm on Fridays and
Saturdays - please bear this in mind if you would like to stay with
us. Evening meals are not offered - there is a restaurant just 5
minutes' walk away and plenty of choices in Looe and Polperro.
Butterdon Mill Holiday Homes
Comfortable detached 2 bedroom bungalows furnished to accommodate up
to 4, 5 or 6 persons.
Idyllic rural quiet site, set in 3 acres of private grounds.
Butterdon Mill Holiday Homes is a small privately owned family
brick built (tiled roof) detached bungalows nestle in a delightfully
sheltered wooded valley at Merrymeet just 3 miles from Liskeard (8
miles from Looe). Butterdon Mill Holiday Homes have the advantage
of peace & natural beauty of the Cornish countryside in an informal
relaxing rural site, whilst being no great distance from numerous
sandy beaches, fishing villages & many inland places of interest.
Visit Cornwall and stay at Butterdon Mill Holiday Homes.
Comfortable self catering accommodation at excellent 'value for
money' prices in a great rural area. Ideally located to explore the
coasts and moors of Cornwall & Devon. Relax on golden sandy beaches
and enjoy clear blue seas (under those magnificent electric blue
west country skies). Take beautiful walks on the moors and coastal
paths, or have action packed fun at numerous nearby attractions.
This is a quiet friendly family site beyond the hustle & bustle of
city and town. A warm welcome is always assured.
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Ideally suited to a couple, this well appointed property adjoins the
owners' home, which is set in a large secluded garden nestling on
the southern edge of Bodmin Moor. Enjoying peace and tranquillity,
with its own patio, there are splendid views nearby, and a footpath
from Tregarrick leads, via a quiet lane, directly onto neighbouring
farmland and the Moor. Siblyback Lake is a few minutes away, where
you can fish, windsurf, or just relax by the water's edge. It is a
short drive to Liskeard, where leisure facilities are available, and
the Eden Project can be reached in approximately 45 minutes. An
ideal base for touring the whole of Cornwall and its coastal
scenery, together with Dartmoor and South Devon.
Facilities: linen provided - duvets provided - towels provided - gas
central heating inc in price - elec inc in price - electric cooker -
microwave - fridge - colour television & video - radio - welcome
pack - parking for 1 car - patio -children over 12 welcome - mobile
phone reception - sorry no pets - non-smokers only - Saturday