Higher Carthew Farm

Self catering near Helston

Tel: 01209 831362
Email: Click here to send a message

Created as a quiet retreat with couples in mind. Four spacious one bedroomed barns, all set in a courtyard setting, tucked away at the end of a tree lined lane. Five minutes from the A30, very central location to visit either the south or north coast.

Stylish conversions to a high standard yet retaining lots of character and original


Your stay in a central location with breathtaking views over the Cober Valley. Close to the Great Flat Lode an area for riding, walking and cycling along the old mineral tramways.

Just 5 minutes drive and you will be at The Cornish Mining World Heritage Site Polark Mine. You can also visit Stithians Lake renowned for fishing, windsurfing, canoeing, great for running around or relax with a well deserved coffee over looking the lake. The National Seal Sanctuary, St Michaels Mount, St. Ives harbour, Poldark mine,The Eden project or just come and relax with us on the farm.

A charming and romantic retreat for couples. We welcome you with a freshly baked cream tea on your arrival. Free WI FI for cottage guests.

More details and pictures can be found on our website.

ORCHARD VIEW     Sleeps up to 2 people

Galleried bedroom with Kingsize Four poster bed and new mattress,, en suite with shower over bath. Honeymooners love this cosy cottage. Wood burner in open plan living/kitchen room. Peaceful patio in back garden for stargazing.

NINE MAIDENS       Sleeps 2

Spacious all on one level this newly converted barn soaks up all the afternoon sun. Downstairs bedroom with kingsize Four poster and en suite with a very large walk in shower. Laura Ashley sofas and throws, many guests keep returning again and again.

CORN LOFT            Sleeps 2

Peaceful retreat with reverse living accomodation. Four poster with en suite containg a roll top bath. No shower. Galleried living/kitchen area upstairs with wood floor boards, wood burner for winter chills. Back door takes you down to your patio area.

FOXGLOVE  sleeps 2

This single storey contemporary barn is in a studio style with large corner sofa, wood burner, large walk in shower in en-suite. Beautiful luxury curtains and a very romantic french double bed. We aim to make your holiday as perfect as we can.

Sunny patio with seating.

Ideal place for friends to book a cottage each and explore Cornwall together.

Many personal touches are added to each cottage to make your stay that extra special.



  • Barbeque Available
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • En-Suite Rooms
  • Friendly Farm Animals
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms
  • Internet Access
  • Low Season Short Breaks
  • No Smoking
  • Open Fire / Wood Burner
  • Private Patio / Garden
  • Provides Farm Produce
  • Romantic Venue
  • Working Farm

TR13 0JB

Contact name: Jane & Jeremy Dunstan

Tel: 01209 831362
Email: Click here to send a message

Nearby towns:

Sleeps: 1 to 2

Prices: £300 - £625

Units: 4
Orchard View (2) (Sleeps 2)
Nine Maidens (2) (Sleeps 2)
Foxglove (2) (Sleeps 2)
Corn Loft (2) (Sleeps 2)


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