Ballaminers House was built in 1760 and is tucked away up a leafy lane in the picturesque village of Little Petherick , eight minutes drive from Padstow. The property sleeps up to eight people offering four bedrooms, two bathrooms, three reception rooms, dining room, kitchen, large secure garden.WiFi and private parking.
The farmhouse is approximately within ten minutes drive from eight fabulous beaches including Harlyn Bay which is great for surfing, Constantine Bay , Hawker's Cove for superb windsurfing and a great off-lead experience for your dog which is safe and fun.
Trevone Bay, Porthcothan, Booby' Bay and Treyarnon Bay ideal for young children are amongst the eight beaches. Riding stables at St Merryn for all levels offering rides out to the beach at Harlyn Bay.Cycle the Camel Trail from Padstow, enjoy wonderful coastal walks including scenic route from Little Petherick to Padstow. Enjoy kayaking, course fishing, mackeral fishing ,sailing, windsurfing, body boarding, and some fantastic surfing in the area . Trevose Golf course is within fifteen minutes drive and St Enodoc golf course at Rock is also within easy reach. There is something for everyone here .
RESTAURANTS & PUBS
If you're looking for great places to eat you will be spoilt for choice with excellent restaurants and traditional pubs within easy reach of the house.Conveniently located in Padstow are Rick Stein's Seafood restaurant, St Petroc's Bistro, Rick Stein's Cafe. Pescadou and Margot's . Paul Ainsworth at Number Six has been awarded a Michelin star. Nathan Outlaw at the St Enodoc Hotel Rock has two Michelin stars. Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall at Watergate Bay and the Porthminster Cafe at St Ives are both in dreamy locations.Rick Stein's pub, The Cornish Arms is located at St Merryn.
Padstow Farm shop sell their own home reared meat and dried pasta, locally baked speciality bread, home grown salad leaves and vegetables. Cornish produce galore and local deliveries too.
Little Petherick creek itself is located on the ancient Saints Way and is a natural habitat of a great variety of birds including Little Egret, Kingfisher,Swan and Mallard Duck.
A walk of approximately two miles along the Saints Way via the Camel Trail will bring you to Padstow.
Art has always played an important part of life in Cornwall and over the past few years we have seen the opening of the Tate St Ives and many new art galleries. Artists and potters are drawn to Cornwall for it's light and inspiration. Discover Barbara Hepworth's museum and garden at St Ives and The Minack Theatre at Porthcurno.Penlee House in Penzance offers near all year round exhibitions, terrace cafe and an interesting book shop stocking books on the Newlyn school artists and life in Cornwall. Galleries are also to be found at St Just and Newlyn and the Lemon Street Gallery in Truro.