Tag Archives: unusual holidays

Its a Kinda Magic (at the Hurlers)

When you get to twenty five years married to one person as lover and friend, though an arbitrary point in time, it is a convention to have a celebration. So, on 1st September 1998 Sue and I planned a quite … Continue reading

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The Joys of Narrow Country Lanes

For a crowded Island, where we live is remote. So when our septic tank looked like it needed emptying it proved a challenge to find someone with a truck small enough to get to us. Seven and a half ton … Continue reading

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Recycling scrap wood

We collect waste timber made (doors, window frames and windows, fascia boards and the like) once a fortnight for our wood burning range, supplying all our hot water, heating and cooking. Zero carbon footprint as it is all ‘old wood’. … Continue reading

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Seeding & Planting

A late start in the small greenhouse. This year & last (2010/11) we have cut back on kitchen garden & cottage garden seed planting. Now, middle of June, its not too late to get a mass of late summer flowers, … Continue reading

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Trevina Grounds

Have a look at our 1930’s style Grounds Plan and plan your walk of the grounds. All of Trevina Grounds are open to guests and we hope you take time to fully explore your own piece of Cornwall…

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In the Midnight Hour

Late drive back across the edge of the Moor with the full moon low behind me. Deep tree lined lanes and lonely stones long shadows. Dark houses with folk tucked up in bed. Silvered dewy fields, dark hill tops clothed … Continue reading

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