Trelawney Cottage in St Ives

General Information

Trelawney Cottage is a Grade II listed property in the heart of old St Ives.  The present cottage was was built in 1852 and was originaly two smaller fisherman's cottages.  It has now been lovingly restored with a great deal of history preserved.  The ground floor cottages in this area were once used for pressing pilchards and as net lofts, whilst also being lived in by large families.  The wooden window lintels are a reminder of the tragic fate of so many wooden sailing ships in the 19th Century, but also of the practical use that wreckage could be put to by resourceful Cornish folk.

This 3 storey cottage has been well thought out and whist ideally suited to 4 can comfortably accomodate 6.  Retaining many original features, including exposed granite, original beams and floor boards, the owners have also installed beautiful column radiators and delightful brass ships lamps.

Ground floor bathroom with large walk in shower, handbasin and WC.

Well equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, SMEG fridge, washing machine, four ring gas burner, belfast style sink. Dining table to seat 6.

Large open lounge and dining room.  Seating for 6-8, 42" flatscreen TV, Roberts iPod dock, DVD player,PS3 and Traditional wood burner, Fibre-optic infinity with BT TV + entertainment package

Dining table to seat 4.

Bright and airy bunk room.

Bedroom with King size bed, chest of drawers and hanging space. 22" TV.

Bedroom with Double bed, chest of drawers and hanging space.

Nb. The attic conversion is currently not open for use to guests.

Main bathroom with vaulted ceiling, slipper bath with shower attachment, heated shower rail, WC and sink.

Extra information:

PLEASE NOTE - The private parking space for this cottage is very small (approx 4m x1.8m) so really only suitable for a Fiat 500, Ford Ka, Mini or similar.

Fire pack for wood burner available at an additional cost of £20.00

One small dog allowed  - please check with office for suitability.

Quality bed linen and towels provided.

Locally sourced hamper provided.

Friday - Friday bookings (short breaks available October to April).

Check in 3.30pm/Check out 10.00am


Trelawney Cottage
6 Virgin Street, St Ives, Cornwall
TR26 1HP, UK

Trelawney Cottage

Low season from: £475pw

High season from: £1695pw

Sleeps: 6

Bedrooms: 3

Pet Friendly: YES


Public Parking: 100yds

Nearest Beach: 80yds

St Ives Cottages - Trelawney Cottage exterior shot

Exterior shot


Hotel & Guesthouse Association, St Ives, Cornwall

Self Catering Holiday Cottages in St. Ives, Cornwall

Tel: 07980 393916 or 01736 796100