96 Back Road East, St Ives, TR26 1PF
Deep in the heart of the old town, Slantways is a traditional fishermans' lodge just metres from the harbour, with stunning 180-degree views over the rooftops, It has been lovingly refurbished in a way that maintains the original and quirky character of this beautiful property.
Kitchen. Generous timber-floored country kitchen with gas-fired Rayburn, large pine table, ample storage, original tiling and old Belfast sink. Small electric portable oven with 2 ring hob, microwave, fridge, juicer, coffee grinder etc. The Rayburn heats the house and an immersion heater heats the water. During winter visits, there is nothing like `coming home to this cosy kitchen after a blustery walk along the beach.
Bathroom. Cottage bath and let-down ceiling rack for drying wet suits and washing.
A dozen wooden stairs to landing and WC with wash basin.
Sitting/bedroom area. This is galleried, has beamed high ceilings and runs the full depth of the house with large windows front and back and exceptional views towards the south over the harbour. Original wide floorboards, panelled cupboards and cast iron fireplace. Simple furnishings include a double futon settee, wide single sofa bed and directors chairs and small TV should you ever tire of the harbour's wonderful ever-changing day and night-time views.