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COURT FARM HOLIDAYS
A wide selection of enchanting and delightful self catering cottages and farmhouse accommodation awaits you on the stunning North Cornwall Coast.

Court Farm self catering holidays are situated close to the renowned surfing beaches of Widemouth and Bude.

There are sixteen properties to choose from including whitewashed period cottages and barn conversions ideally located in the heart of the village of Marhamchurch to a secluded farmhouse nestling in a valley that leads to the sea.

All cottages are no-smoking.

Court Farm Holidays is run by the Trewin family alongside their working farm estate which has been in the family for generations.

The Trewins have been hosting guests for many years and are pleased to see so many return year after year. The family focus on providing all the little extras that will make your stay comfortable and hassle free. They will willingly arrange babysitters, a catering service, taxis or advise you on the most beautiful country or coastal walks nearby.

All facilities are provided at no extra cost and include stair gates, cots, high chairs and luxury gas barbeques - so all you need to pack is your clothes.

Open all year round, Court Farm Holidays caters for all ages and varying tastes either for week by week holidays or short breaks.

Spoilt for choice? The Trewins have made some recommendations to help you choose the accommodation that is just right for you:

Court Farm, located in the centre of the delightful village of Marhamchurch, provides a range of typical Cornish accommodation. All cottages are beautifully decorated and furnished and have access to a full range of facilities for all the family; including an indoor swimming pool and tennis court. All cottages are non-smoking.

Additionally, just up the coast at Northcott, amidst 400 acres of farm land that leads down to the sea, is a secluded Georgian period farmhouse that can sleep up to 17 & just perfect for house parties.

We are sure you will find a property that is just perfect for your needs. If you have special requirements or need some help take a look at our recommendations or simply contact us.

FARMHOUSES


NORTHCOTT FARMHOUSE
Sleeps 17
Georgian style farmhouse
Short walk to beach
Friday - Friday
You will find this Georgian period farmhouse wonderfully secluded and together with the option to book a private catering service it can make the perfect venue for celebrations, reunions and house parties.

The farmhouse has extensive facilities to make your stay special. There are two large lounges complete with large TV and DVD/VCR. One is a traditionally styled Georgian sitting room complete with stripped floorboards and comfy sofas overlooking the garden. The second is ideal for entertaining; its French doors lead out onto the patio and barbeque area which has stunning views down the valley to the Atlantic Ocean. Additionally, there is the "snug" which can either be a private sitting room for the double bedroom above with private staircase located in the "annex" or serve as an additional lounge.

The large gardens have a children's play area complete with swings, a climbing frame, sandpit and ample room for softball games. During bad weather and the winter months children and those young at heart can entertain themselves in the converted heated cellar. It contains a pool table and table football.
Ground floor :
1 x twin bedded room
2 x single bedded rooms
1 x family bathroom, with bath and over-bath shower
1 x wc and shower room

First Floor:
1 x double bedroom with private staircase and access to snug on ground floor
1 x double bedroom en-suite
2 x triple sleepers, 1 double bed + 1 single bed, both en-suite
1 x single bedroom
1 x 4-poster bedroom en-suite with bath and shower cubicle
1 x family bathroom, with bath and over-bath shower
 

COURT FARMHOUSE
Sleeps 12
300 year old farmhouse
Original open fireplaces
Enclosed private garden & patio
Friday - Friday
Court is a 300 year old farmhouse and the former family home of the Trewin family. It is located in the centre of Marhamchurch village and is full of old world character and charm.

It has been tastefully renovated over the years in traditional farmhouse style and still boasts many of its original features together with a pretty enclosed garden and patio area.

There is spacious living accommodation; a lounge complete with three comfy sofas and in the large original stone fireplace a gas wood burner. The adjoining large dining room has a large dining table and an original inglenook fireplace with ornamental stove. Next to the dining room (down 2 steps) is a fully fitted and equipped modern shaker style kitchen.

Charming views extend over the centre of the village, the garden and farmland beyond. Court Farmhouse has ease of access to all the facilities at Court Farm and village life.

First Floor:
1 x twin bedded room 1 x family bathroom, with bath and over-bath shower.
2 x double bedrooms en-suite
2 x triple sleepers 1 double bed + 1 single bed en-suite (each with their own television


SOUTHPARK
Sleeps 6
Detached residence
Contemporary style
Master bedroom en-suite
Saturday - Saturday
Coast and countryside views
Southpark is a recently refurbished 3 bedroomed detached bungalow with countryside views and a large enclosed garden, with full use of all our facilities at Court Farm. It is only a short walk away and enjoys a quiet location. It has 2 double bedrooms with 5 foot oak beds (one bedroom en-suite), a twin room and a separate bathroom plus shower cubicle.

The new oak kitchen has a slate floor, the patio doors leads onto raised and enclosed patio with steps to the garden. There is a spacious dining /lounge with 28" T.V, Freeview and DVD player. The over- all style has a contemporary feel with wooden floors, leather sofa's and oak furniture throughout.

1 x double bedroom en-suite, 1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room
 

COURTYARD COTTAGES
A selection of six beautifully converted barns all set around a pretty courtyard with views out to open countryside. Situated at Court Farm in the centre of the village of Marhamchurch these cottages provide safe, direct access to all children's facilities and the indoor swimming pool. Originally converted in 1988, the properties have all recently been tastefully refurbished in a blend of traditional style and contemporary comfort.
 

STABLES
Sleeps 4
Three storey, split level living
Exposed beams
Saturday - Saturday
This three storey split level cottage has been recently tastefully refurbished in a blend of traditional and contemporary styles. Exposed beams and a narrow stairway to the second floor reveals a twin bedded room complete with sloping ceilings. The open plan living and dining accommodation and fully fitted modern kitchen is located on the first floor to make the most of the beautiful views out to open countryside
Ground Floor: 1 x double bedroom and bathroom with over-bath shower
Second Floor: 1x twin bedded room
 

SHIPPEN
Sleeps 5
Access friendly
Single storey
Saturday - Saturday
The Shippen has been recently tastefully refurbished in a blend of traditional and contemporary styles. The first floor is airy and light with large windows and great views of the surrounding countryside and courtyard. It provides an open plan fully fitted kitchen come dining room, a separate lounge and family bathroom with over bath shower
1 x triple sleeper (1 x double bed plus 1 x single bed), 1 x twin bedroom
 

GRANARY
Sleeps 7
Spacious living
Countryside view
Saturday - Saturday
The Granary is the largest of the Courtyard cottages. Recently, tastefully refurbished in a blend of traditional and contemporary style it boasts three bedrooms and one bathroom with over-bath shower and one shower room with a slated floor.

A spacious lounge area with large TV, open plan kitchen and dinning room is found on the first floor with lovely countryside views towards the coast.

Ground floor: 1 x double bed, 1 triple sleeper (1 x double bed plus 1 x single), 1 x twin bedded room
 

MILL HOUSE
Sleeps 5
Contemporary style
Spacious living
Saturday - Saturday
The Mill House is spacious and full of character set over three floors. Recently it has been tastefully refurbished in a more contemporary style. A spacious double bedroom and bathroom with over bath shower is situated on the first floor and two character bedrooms featuring sloping ceilings and magnificent views are located on the second floor. A lounge complete with large TV and the kitchen are found on the ground floor.

First Floor: 1 x double bedroom

Second Floor: 1 x single bedroom, 1 twin bedded room

PARLOUR
Sleeps 4
Access friendly
Single storey
Saturday - Saturday
The Parlour provides two bedrooms, open plan living space and a fully fitted kitchen all on one floor. The Bathroom is fitted with grab rails and has an over-bath shower. Its own entry porch, has two steps but ramp access can be provided, provides useful storage for wheelchairs and pushchairs.
1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin

 
HAYLOFT
Sleeps 4
Access friendly
Single storey
Friday - Friday
The Hayloft provides two bedrooms, open plan living space and a fully fitted kitchen all on one floor. The bathroom is fitted with grab rails and has an over-bath shower. Its own entry porch, has two steps but ramp access can be provided, the porch can provide useful storage for wheelchairs and pushchairs. 1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedroom


COURT COTTAGES
Four period cottages, each with their own character and style, are located in the centre of the delightful village of Marhamchurch. They each have access to private and enclosed gardens.

The cottages are a short walk from Court Farm and guests can access all Court Farm facilities including an indoor swimming pool and hard surface tennis court.

They are all Saturday - Saturday bookings.
 

HONEYSUCKLE
Sleeps 4
Character period cottage
Wood burner
Dog friendly
Honeysuckle cottage retains much individual character and period charm with its twisted beams and slate floors in the kitchen & lounge. A door off the lounge leads to an enclosed garden and patio area with picnic table. The garden is peaceful and relaxing and gets the sun for most of the day.

Honeysuckle cottage is decorated in a traditional style with contemporary comfort. The cosy lounge boasts a wood burning stove in a lovely inglenook fireplace and this cottage also benefits from a separate dining room. On the first floor are two bedrooms and a bathroom with over-bath shower. This cottage is suitable for up to 2 well behaved dogs and their owners that wish to explore the local beaches and countryside.

1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room
 

WHEELWRIGHT
Sleeps 4
Character period cottage
Wood burner
Dog friendly
Wheelwright cottage is situated next door to honeysuckle cottage and retains much original charm and character with its slate flooring in the lounge/dining room and wood burner in the inglenook fireplace.

The kitchen is well equipped and leads to a sunny patio area with table and chairs in a lovely enclosed garden.

Upstairs the floorboards have been stripped and the double and twin rooms are traditionally furnished and decorated. The bathroom has an over-bath shower. This cottage is suitable for up to 2 well behaved dogs and their owners.

1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room
 

FUCHSIA
Sleeps 4
Character period cottage
Gas fuelled wood burner
Fuchsia Cottage is a delightful period cottage with bags of individual character. It's lounge features twisted original beams and a gas fuelled wood-burner sits in the original inglenook fireplace complete with an original clome oven. There is a fully fitted kitchen/diner. Upstairs there are two bedrooms and a bathroom with over-bath shower.

Fuchsia's enclosed garden is reached just past neighbouring Lilac cottage, only a few paces away and is complete with its own picnic table.

1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room
 

LILAC
Sleeps 4
Character period cottage
Wood burner
Dog Friendly
Lilac Cottage's lounge is full of Cornish cottage character. A slate floor and a wood burner invitingly sits in the shapely fireplace complete with original clome oven. Beamed ceilings run throughout the ground floor. There is a fully equipped modern kitchen/diner. The adjoining enclosed garden is of a nice size and enjoys sun for most of the day. It comes complete with picnic table

Upstairs there are two bedrooms and a bathroom with over-bath shower. This cottage is suitable for up to 2 well behaved dogs and their owners but please note guests staying in Fuchsia Cottage must pass by Lilac Cottage to reach their private garden.

1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room
 

COURT HOUSES
The three Court Farm Houses are traditionally styled, luxurious newly built cottages with private gardens. Located adjacent to Court Farm they provide safe child access to all facilities but are set in a village setting just opposite the local pub.
 

SOUTHPARK
Sleeps 6
Detached residence
Traditional cottage style
Master bedroom en-suite
Friday - Friday
Southpark is a detached house, has a garage and a private enclosed garden complete with patio and garden furniture. The ground floor has an entrance hall with cloakroom and w/c, a spacious lounge with comfortable sofas, gas fire and the 28 inch TV screen has Freeview. The dining room has patio doors leading to the garden which also adjoins the farmhouse style kitchen and utility room.

The three bedrooms are on the first floor together with a family bathroom with over bath shower.

1 x double bedroom en-suite, 1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room
 

SYCAMORE
Sleeps 6
Contemporary cottage style
Master bedroom en-suite
Saturday - Saturday
Sycamore is a light and spacious cottage the lounge, complete with oak floor, is L shaped with gas fire and 28 inch TV with Freeview. Patio doors lead to the enclosed garden and patio complete with picnic table.

The farmhouse style kitchen/dining room with slate floor, leads to a utility room also with direct access to the garden. The three bedrooms and family bathroom with over bath shower are on the first floor.

1 x double bedroom en-suite, 1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room
 

CHESTNUT
Sleeps 5
Contemporary cottage style
Saturday - Saturday
Chestnut cottage enjoys a large spacious comfortable lounge with dining area featuring a gas fire, and 28” TV with Freeview. Patio doors lead out to the enclosed garden and patio complete with garden furniture.

The farmhouse style kitchen adjoins the utility room with a door through to the garden.

Two bedrooms and a very small single bedroom (suitable for a child only) and bathroom with over-bath shower are on the first floor.

1 x double bedroom, 1 x twin bedded room, 1 x single room
FACILITIES
Over the years we have come to understand what facilities contribute to make your holiday extra special. We aim to provide a home from home experience. Our kitchens are fully equipped with all modern appliances and all properties have access to washing machines at no extra cost. Two coin operated tumble driers are located in the courtyard drying room. 

Specific facilities can vary from property to property. Below we have listed what you can expect in your accommodation together with any extras that is accommodation specific.  

New for 2007 is our on-site beauty and holistic therapist, Joanne offering treatments on Mondays and Wednesdays.

If there are any other specific requirements you may have please do not hesitate to ask. 

All accommodation has central heating together with additional fires as detailed in living spaces (apart from Fuchsia and Lilac)
Bed linen is provided
Towel hire is available
Fully fitted kitchens - microwave, electric cooker, dishwasher
TVs, DVDs (most also have video players & Freeview)  
CD Players
All gas and electricity is included within the price
Cots and highchairs also available by request
Baby backpacks and three-wheeler pushchairs can be hired
Baby-sitting by arrangement
Maid service by arrangement
Catering service by arrangement from locally sourced food to a complete catering butler service
Taxi service by arrangement

Court Farm Facilities
Heated indoor /outdoor swimming pool and sun terrace
All weather surface tennis court
Enclosed play garden complete with climbing frames and swings
14 foot Trampoline with safety net enclosure
Games room with a pool and table tennis
100 acres of farmland to explore
On-site beauty therapist
Luxury gas barbeques
Village store - opposite
Village pub just opposite
Washing machines & tumble dryers
Off road car parking

LOCATION
Court Farm is very much part of Marhamchurch village life. It is within a few paces of the Village pub, The Bullers Arms & the Post Office & shop and set amongst the quaint cottages and houses of whitewashed stone which surround the village's splendid historic church. Within ten minutes you can enjoy a range of  activities 5 Blue Flag beaches, go fishing (sea, lake or play golf, go horse-riding, walk along the beautiful coastal paths, explore the countryside on foot or by bicycle, or visit the local town of Bude.
NORTHCOTT
Northcott is in a secluded location, just 2 miles north of Bude on the North Cornwall Coast. Set in the heart of the Trewin family's 400 acre estate, it gazes out across farmland, down a small valley to the stunning North Cornwall coastline.
A leisurely stroll through the green meadow leads you down to the lovely Northcott Mouth beach - you can swim, surf or just laze on the beach in the summer or discover it superbly deserted during the winter months. From Northcott Mouth beach you can walk the Atlantic heritage coast to Sandymouth, a National Trust run beach, or if you are feeling extremely energetic onward to Duckpool. Walk in the other direction to the local seaside town of Bude with its two blue-flag awarded beaches.
BUDE
The local town of Bude is only 10 minutes away by car, or by foot, from Marhamchurch along the picturesque canal path or from Northcott via the coastal footpath.  Bude offers traditional and contemporary seaside town shopping and entertainment, supermarkets and a wide selection of cafes, pubs, restaurants and nightlife for your evening' s entertainment. The town's glorious beaches include two blue flag awarded beaches, one with a safe seawater swimming pool. Additionally, there is a golf course, 'Splash' indoor leisure centre and horse riding stables.
The Tamar Lakes, the source of the river Tamar that divides the two counties of Devon and Cornwall are situated just a few miles inland. The Lower Tamar Lake offers coarse fishing, bird-watching and shoreline walking, while the upper Tamar Lake provides facilities and instruction for a range of water sports including sailing, windsurfing and canoeing.
NORTH CORNWALL

North Cornwall consists of sixty miles of dramatic Atlantic coastline with clean sandy beaches, hidden coves and pretty fishing villages to discover. In land you will find wooded river valleys, bustling market towns and the beguiling beauty of Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor.

Staying at Marhamchurch provides easy access onto the A39 and with 20 minutes you can reach the pretty fishing village of Boscastle, explore King Arthur's medieval castle at Tintagel. Venture further on to Clovelly or Port Isaac or take your bike along the Camel trail at Wadebridge to Padstow and discover its gastronomic delights.

The renowned Eden Project can be reached within an hours drive as can a choice of three national parks that provide excellent walking and mountain biking.
ACTIVITIES

Court Farm and Northcott Farmhouse are the perfect locations in North Cornwall to combine the best of coast and countryside. Picturesque walks, cycling trails, excellent golf courses and wonderful surfing coastline are all virtually on the doorstep. A wide range of activities are easily accessible:

Golfing
Fishing
Sailing
Canoeing
Surfing
Windsurfing
Cycling and Mountain Biking
Walking
Horse Riding
Site seeing - picturesque villages and historical sites
Links
Efford Down Riding Stables www.efforddown.co.uk
Cornwall Tourist Attractions www.cornwall-online.co.uk
Bodmin & Wenford Railway www.bodminandwenfordrailway.co.uk
The Big Sheep - all-weather attraction
Harlequinns - bowling/go-karts/play area www.harlequinns.com
Golfing
Bring your golf clubs and discover some of the finest golf courses in the region. We are able to arrange on your behalf 2 green fees for the price of 1 on most West Country golf courses. Local golf courses include Holsworthy, Launceston, Trethorne and Bowood. This offer is available to family members or group bookings staying as guests of Court Farm Holidays.
Links
Bude Golf Club www.budegolf.co.uk
British Golf Online www.britishgolfonline.com
Cornwall Golf Breaks
The UK Golf Travel Site www.uk-golfguide.com
Please contact us for further information
 
Surfing
For the experienced surfer we have at least 7 good surf beaches within 5 miles. It's a well kept secret but some of the best surf on the Atlantic coastline happens from September to March.
The surfing break at Northcott Mouth is only 12 mile stroll across fields from Northcott Farmhouse which has plenty of safe storage space for your boards and wetsuits.For novices who would like to give this exhilarating and fun sport a try we can arrange tuition at one of the many local qualified surf schools.
Links
Outdoor Adventure - surf lessons www.outdooradventure.co.uk  
Raven Surf - surf lessons www.ravensurf.co.uk
Surfer's Directory www.isurfing.com
The Wavehouse - surf shop www.thewavehouse.co.uk
Zuma-Jay - surf shop www.zumajay.co.uk
Airculture - skate/airtoys  www.airculture.co.uk
Please contact us for further information
Watersports
The surrounding beaches provide a haven of opportunities for the keen watersport enthusiast. There are also many opportunities for the beginner to learn a new hobby under professional instruction either in the sea or just a few miles inland at the upper Tamar Lake. Facilities and instruction are available for a range of water sports including sailing, windsurfing and canoeing.
Please contact us for further information
Cyclists
All members of the family can bring their bikes to explore the local area there are beautiful bike trails to suit all abilities.
Take the cycle trail along the old canal into Bude or drive to Wadebridge and you can ride along the Camel Trail to Padstow (5 miles). In the opposite direction in North Devon the Tarka trail covers a route of 180 miles. Whatever the level there are endless routes to explore. Bike Hire can also be arranged, please contact us for further information.
Walking
All of the Court Farm Holiday properties offer easy access onto North Cornwall's dramatic section of the South West Coast Path. Additionally, you can enjoy the un-spoilt countryside of the North Tamar walking along the Bude Canal which was originally opened in the 1820's. This is a pleasant walk combining grassy coastal cliff paths and inland fields with the quiet and peaceful canal.
For those of you with an interest in ancient battles - you should explore the Stratton Battlefield. A walk of approximately two hours it explores the site of an Iron Age Fort, where the Civil War battle of Stamford Hill took place in 1643, between the Royalist Army and Parliamentarian Troops. Additionally, the Battle of Stratton re-enacted by members of the Sealed Knot Society each year. To plan you hikes in advance of your holiday visit www.walkcornwall.com
Gardens
The Eden Project www.edenproject.com
The Lost Gardens of Heligan www.heligan.com
Gardens of Cornwall www.gardensofcornwall.com
National Trust www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Trewithen Gardens & Nurseries www.trewithengardens.co.uk
Trevano Estate & Gardens www.trevarno.co.uk
Camel Valley Vineyard    www.camelvalley.com
 
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CONTACT
Mary or Kevin Trewin
Court Farm Holidays Ltd
Marhamchurch, Bude, Cornwall, EX23 0EN
Tel/Fax: 01288 361494
Email: Info@courtfarm-holidays.co.uk


 

 

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