The lodge development is located in a rural setting on the edge of the village and ¼ mile from the village of Pensilva with village shop, playing fields, doctors surgery, primary school, village hall, community centre with gym, function facilities with bar, café and post office (known as the Millennium House). The Victoria Inn in the village is known for good food within the area. Liskeard is 5 miles to the south and offers further amenities and facilities including shops, restaurants, public houses, secondary school, dentist, supermarkets and leisure centre with pool.
Callington is 6 miles away with further shopping facilities.
Plymouth, the commercial centre for the area, is approximately 20 miles to the south accessed via the A39 and the Tamar Bridge, or the Torpoint ferry and has theatre, cinema, shopping centres as well as Plymouth Aquarium and The Hoe made famous by Sir Francis Drake.
Local tourist attractions in the area include the fishing villages of Looe, Polperro, Mevagissey and Fowey. Looe has a fish market and moorings and slipway for boating/sailing. Siblyback Lake is 4 miles away which is known in the area for water sports.
The property is located on the edge of Bodmin Moor which has recently been the backdrop for the filming of the BBC drama Poldark and is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with enhanced public access and has been designated the first AONB with international dark skies in 2017.
The Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan in the St Austells area make ideal day trips along with the National Trust property of Lanhydrock at Bodmin and Antonys House, Torpoint. Further into Cornwall there are many other tourist attractions including Lands End, St Michaels Mount, Penzance and the Minack Theatre Porthcurno. The North Cornwall coast makes an ideal day trip including Padstow, known for its Rick Steins restaurants, Port Isaac made famous by the television programme Doc Martin, and the surfing beaches including Polzeath.
Emily Hobhouse Lodges
Cornwall council have provided the following planning permission:-
Planning reference PA11/03319 proposed construction of 6 units of disabled holiday accommodation lodges with ancillary supervision units and hydrotherapy pool with associated changing rooms and toilets. Formation of a new vehicle/pedestrian access to the highway.
Planning permission has been initiated as the access onto the highway has been started and the foundation of the owners lodge has been commenced for the development.
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