Carbis Bay Holidays :: Chy an Kerris
Chy-an-Kerris was once the home of the renowned local sculptor Barbara Hepworth and artist Ben Nicholson. It is available to rent as a holiday home in the form of separate apartments. A fascinating insight into the life of Barbara Hepworth can be found on her website. These well presented properties offer excellent accommodation for couples looking for a place to stay in Cornwall, with a clifftop position over Carbis Bay beach. The house is set in beautiful sub-tropical gardens which have spectacular views across Carbis Bay and St. Ives Bay.
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- Landscaped communal gardens with private gated access to the coastal path.
- An allocated parking space is provided with each apartment.
- 2 minute walk to Carbis Bay beach.
- 3 minute walk to the scenic rail line for access to St. Ives and surrounding area.
- Chy-an-Kerris apartments can accommodate 4 guests in 2 properties.
- Optional connecting door to two apartments.
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With its golden sands and turquoise sea, Carbis Bay is recognised as one of the most beautiful bays in the world. It is often selected as the perfect base for those wanting to relax and get away from it all but have the convenience of being just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of St. Ives. With its Blue Flag accredited beach, Carbis Bay is a popular choice for a luxury self-catering holiday with many of our special escapes boasting dramatic sea views. The coastal railway links St Ives to Penzance and is perhaps one of the most scenic rail journeys in the UK. The rail journey from Carbis Bay to St Ives takes about 4 minutes. It also connects to St Erth and Penzance to mainline UK stations including Paddington, London.
This romantic apartment makes for the perfect setting for couples to relax and unwind. Once part of the former home of Barbara Hepworth, the renowned local sculptor, this property is perfect for those looking for a contemporary escape St. Ives. Hepworth is ideally positioned next to the coast path and the stunning 180 degree seascape can be admired from the terrace and beautifully planted gardens. A splendid spot for a perfectly chilled glass of white wine or morning coffee!
Beach views don't come more stunning than this! This beautifully presented apartment is ideal for couples looking for stunning coastal views. It will be hard to leave Pelagos but you may be tempted to sit in the communal gardens or terrace of Barbara Hepworth's former home, here you can enjoy the same panoramas across St Ives Bay that inspired her to create her works of art. Watch the sunset over The Bay, wander down to the beach or catch the scenic train into St Ives, be inspired yourself!
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