MAISTER’S & VIDA’S COTTAGES

MAISTER’S COTTAGE sleeps five in a double and a triple bedroom upstairs (there is an upstairs loo). The ground floor comprises a cosy sitting room with open fire, kitchen/diner at the front, scullery and bathroom with shower over the bath at the back.

VIDA’S COTTAGE sleeps four in a double and a small twin upstairs beside the bathroom with shower only. The ground floor comprises a large sitting room/diner with open fire beside the kitchen.

Please note that between April and September the adjoining field to the South of Maister’s and Vida’s cottages is used for a limited amount of camping. It is a quiet site and rather an asset as a vastly extended area to play with other children.

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The layout and proportions of Maister’s Cottage are typical of Cornish cottages of the late 18th early 19th Century. It is named after Maister Richards, factor to Lord Falmouth, who lived here before he died aged 93, in 1904. His portrait by L.W.F. Behrens, circa 1905 depicts him looking somewhat surly in a bowler hat sitting in the sunny front garden.
Attached to Maister’s Cottage, Vida’s was rebuilt on the site of ‘Aunt Fanny’s Cottage’ in a very contrasting style during the 1960s by Bert Body for his London born wife Davida. It enjoys a very sunny aspect with sea views from the first floor and fine sunsets.
N.B. Having been built so recently, Vida’s is of a different flavour to the other houses at Porth-en-Alls, feeling relatively modern and very much ‘of the period’ of the 1960s.

Charges per week - 2020

4 Jan
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11 Feb
12 Feb
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25 Mar
25 Mar
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15 Apr
15 Apr
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28 May
28 May
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4 Jun
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10 Jun
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8 Jul
8 Jul
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26 Aug
26 Aug
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2 Sep
2 Sep
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16 Sep
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29 Oct
29 Oct
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18 Nov
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21 Dec
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28 Dec
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4 Jan
Cleaning
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Middle9958991113143516961595169616962425161510388491134833833866131826
Garden89686097313521603149916031603221715269867931069793793789124125
The Lodge250469371888928923928928134988466145461428128157867023
The Workshop28536728557865165065165182262050430542118318340745620
The Haven86799587518001237239715121916306115651565100413906726011178179739
The Granary20640228974340476749962499550350337553321714242857023
Trenalls Cottage170388277737401
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Andiggy20640228974340476749962499550350337553321714244157023
The Look Out20140630849542475452064898242042035249221113638055422
Tare's Cottage243436320788512832554698117656956938358624516743466523
Maister's Cottage17039828246341974748662299850250436349919311838555722
Vida's Cottage15737827044838169047059897941041533748018110933553322
Willy's Cottage351742605130180413991029115219121108110868095045523782299523
Cliff Cottage7809287881604108021351349
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Sea View House699865710
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