Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas - want to escape to the West Country? Let us find your perfect seaside or country home for you! Want some ideas for your seaside cottage in Devon or Cornwall? Follow our Houses, gardens and interiors board on Pinterest! Delightful little window, just look at the thickness of these walls.


Seaside cottage in Cornwall, head for Polly Joke and you’ll discover a delightful little inlet, backed by soft grassland and tucked cosily between the massive beach at Crantock and the even busier Holy well beach. A haven of golden sand dotted with exciting rock pools.


The Lost Gardens of Heligan Heligan, seat of the Tremayne family for more than 400 years, is one of the most mysterious estates in England. At the end of the nineteenth century its thousand acres were at their zenith, but only a few years later bramble and ivy were already drawing a green veil over this "Sleeping Beauty". After decades of neglect, the devastating hurricane of 1990 should have consigned the Lost Gardens of Heligan to a footnote in history.


Trevigue Farm, a sixteenth-century farmhouse around a cobbled courtyard, now a National Trust bed & breakfast establishment, at St Gennys,Crackington Haven, Bude, Cornwall


Suite Dreams: Opening a Bed and Breakfast

A pink slip gave Selena Einwechter the push she needed to open the bed and breakfast she'd long been designing in her mind.