Half Term Highlights

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What a wonderful week we have all had.  It’s been action packed with fun activities and we’ve been blessed with typical mild Cornish Autumn weather! Monday morning was a bit blustery, so the crowds gathered in the grain store to see and hear about the birds of prey.  Falconry has been a big hit with… Read more »

Sprucing up The Stables

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Our first project of this Autumn has been refurbishing The Stables. They have both received almost identical facelifts, featuring new bathrooms with separate baths and showers, new floorings and curtains, and are both a great deal brighter after re-painting. We finished the work just in time for our 100 year celebration week.  See below for… Read more »

The Hawkey Story at Penpont Farm – Celebrating 100 years

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Penpont Farm in Chapel Amble, North Cornwall has been in the Hawkey family for four generations. The farm has seen many changes since the family first arrived in 1915, including a sizeable holiday cottage complex.  Today Andrew, Janice and their two eldest sons, Shaun and Oliver, run the business which has diversified into holiday accommodation… Read more »

Exciting New Property: The Bug Hotel!

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With our latest renovations proving so popular, we have built an amazing hotel with space for hundreds,  possibly even thousands of inhabitants and it has only taken us five weeks to construct! We’ve invited our guests at The Olde House to help us to build a Bug Hotel during the recent summer holidays.  Each week… Read more »

Completion of The Manor House

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With the deadline of last Saturday to meet, we had an incredibly busy couple of weeks doing the finishing touches to our latest renovation, The Manor House. It has had a real transformation, although we didn’t need to do any structural changes, apart from knocking down a stud wall in the room that has become… Read more »