St Agnes is a
civil parish and a large village on the north coast of Cornwall,
England, United Kingdom. The village is situated approximately five
miles (8 km) north of Redruth and ten miles (16 km) southwest of
The village of St Agnes, a popular coastal tourist spot, lies on a
main road between Redruth and Perranporth. It was a prehistoric and
modern centre for mining of copper, tin and arsenic until the 1920s.
Local industry has also included farming and fishing, and more
The St Agnes district has a heritage of industrial archaeology and
much of the landscape is of considerable geological interest. There
are also stone-age remains in the parish. The manor of Tywarnhaile
was one of the 17 Antiqua maneria of the Duchy of Cornwall.
Tel: 01872 552262
Penkerris is an enchanting creeper clad Edwardian residence with a
lawned garden and ample parking situated right on the edge of this
unspoiled Cornish village. There are shops, delightful old pubs and
several restaurants just around the corner. There are three lovely
beaches, excellent for surfing, one with our beach hut, within
walking distance. It is a “Home from Home” offering real food. Meals
are served in the beautiful dining room. There are comfortable
bedrooms with all facilities. The lounge is bright and cosy with a
log fire in winter. The lawn is fine for badminton; there are swings
for the children, picnic tables and a barbecue.
Agnes is central for touring and is only 8 miles from Truro. There
are frequent buses between St Agnes, Truro and Newquay. Penkerris is
very easy to find. From the big roundabout on the A30 at Chiverton,
take the B3277 to St Agnes (3m). Penkerris is just inside the
Tel: 01209 219772 /
Seaspray is a holiday flat set in Porthtowan, a picturesque part of
Cornwall. Situated next to Porthtowan beach, this apartment features
a great sea view, along with quick access to the beach.
Situated just metres away from the beach and only a short drive to
several large towns, this property is ideally located for those
wanting a beach style holiday with great surfing.
large balcony overlooks the beach and includes outside seating and a
table with parasol.
The first bedroom has a double bed and a single bed. The mezzanine
floor has another double bed and the living area has a double
sofa-bed. Bed linen is provided but no towels or tea-towels.
The living area includes a sofa-bed, easy chair, dining room set and
kitchenette. Facilities in the kitchen include a fridge, a microwave
and an electric 4 ring cooker with an oven and grill.
Shower room includes a toilet, electric shower and a vanity unit.
Private parking is included for one car.
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