The Old Dairy
This characterful three bedroom home is situated in Port Isaac, a village whose quaint winding streets and beautiful scenery has been made famous by the long running television series, Doc Martin. Port Isaac is a popular holiday destination in its own right with an historic fishing harbour and scenic coastal walks aplenty. Closely positioned to Rock and Daymer Bay, it is ideal for family holidays to the North coast of Cornwall where beach days and watersports are the order of the day.
Built in the 1930’s The Old Dairy retains many of its original features including stained glass windows on either side of the front door, original hardwood floorboards and bay windows. Three bedrooms provide ample room for seven guests and a sofa bed in the snug provides occasional sleeping for an additional guest. The whole property feels light and spacious and the decor is homely and welcoming with creature comforts and pretty furnishings throughout. Guests can enjoy relaxing on the comfy sofas in the lounge opposite the fireplace or catching up on a good book or two in the snug, while children get to enjoy their very own separate lounge area. There’s a well-equipped kitchen with lovely views over the village, and a large table with seating in the adjoining dining area that makes the preparing and sharing of family meals a truly sociable affair.A large wraparound garden with outdoor furniture makes a fantastic space for entertaining in while at the same time letting pets stretch their legs. The raised patio area enjoys views over Roscarrock Hill and is a great place to enjoy a morning coffee or to simply unwind in the fresh Cornish air.
About Port Isaac
Port Isaac has a population of about 1,000 people. The port was once one of Cornwall’s busiest fishing ports but now mainly caters for tourists visiting on day trips from nearby Padstow, just a few miles up the coast.
In addition to its unique atmosphere, Port Isaac is also a great place to find delicious food. The town is home to several excellent restaurants, and you can’t leave without sampling the local seafood. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or an exciting family vacation, Port Isaac is definitely worth exploring.
Why is Port Isaac Famous?
The port town of Port Isaac in North Cornwall was the fictional location for the BBC hit TV series Doc Martin, which first aired in 2001. The series is set in the fictional town of Portwenn, and many of the exterior shots of the village were filmed in and around Port Isaac.
The quaint fishing village quickly became a popular tourist destination for fans of the show, and it’s now one of the most popular destinations in Cornwall. If you’re a fan of Doc Martin, be sure to visit Port Isaac and see where the show was filmed!
Port Isaac is also well-known for its rich fishing heritage. The town has been a port for centuries, and it’s home to one of the largest fishing fleets in Cornwall.
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