1 Head O'Ditch


From £271

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1 bedrooms

Up to 2 guests



Key Features

  • Property code: 1HEADO
  • Changeover day: Friday
  • Nearby shop
  • Designated parking
  • Nearby pub or restaurant
  • Real fire
  • Central heating
  • Garden or outside space
  • Washing machine
  • Near Beach


This delightful romantic one bedroomed holiday cottage has recently been refurbished to a very high standard.  1 Head O Ditch is located a few minutes up the hill from the centre of the traditional fishing village of Polperro, with its many restaurants, pubs and artistic shops, along with its thriving fishing port and the little tidal beach.

It is a cosy one bedroomed 17th century characterful cottage, with sea views and a great place to spend time just relaxing in the living room with its efficient wood burning stove and underfloor heating, or enjoying the views from the little South facing, sun-trap terrace beside the cottage.  It has its own convenient private parking area and is close to the wonderful costal paths, leading you to nearby Looe.

This super area of Cornwall has much to offer and to entertain visitors, along with this property being well situated to access the many attractions further afield, like the Eden Project with its tropical domes, Charlestown with its tall ships which have been the venue of many film and TV location, the Lost Garden of Heligan and much more.


Open plan Living/dining room:   with under floor heating, original beams,  feature inglenook fireplace inset with a wood burner, sofa, TV  and WiFi.  Dining table chairs for two. Bespoke galley kitchen with two ring electric free standing hob, built in modern oven/microwave, washing machine, fridge with ice box.  Stairs up to bedroom. Pretty double bedroom with King Size 5ft double bed, wardrobe and draws, Electric radiator, and TV.   En-Suite Shower room with shower, wash basin and WC.

A small enclosed seating terrace to one side of the property, only accessed from the street. This is South facing and very sheltered.

One private parking space 40 - 50 yards up the hill from the property.

  • Included: Bed linen and towels (no beach towels so ask the guest to provide thier own please), WiFi, electricity and heating.
  • Telephone: No land line, mobile reception mixed.
  • Dog: one well trained small to medium dog permitted, restricted to ground floor only. At an additional cost of £25.00 per pet, per week.
  • Local Facilities: Polperro harbour and village pubs, restaurants, village grocery shop, bakery, post office and more, 4 minutes walk down hill, 5 minutes walk back.   Looe village and harbour 4 miles.  Beach:  tidal beach in Polperro 5 mins. and larger sandy beach in East Looe 5 miles.  Eden Project 20 miles.  Charlestown 22 miles. The Lost Gardens of Heligan  29 miles.  

December 2017

Loved this cottage . Everything you needed was at hand and good info in the information book. Heating worked great making it a very cosy cottage.

November 2017

We really overall enjoyed our stay cottage was cosy as described we enjoyed the log burner and the lovely walks around the harbour with our dog.

October 2017

Enjoyed stay

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