Access Statement


Little Tolmennor Barn is in a quiet rural area. It is a double storey barn with an internal stairway comprising of 11 risers with a handrail. Access to the front door is by stone paving and 2 granite steps.


  • Little Tolmennor is in a rural area where access by car is recommended
  • The nearest public transport by bus is at Carleen ( mile) or Breage (1.5 miles)
  • The nearest train station is Camborne (8 miles)
  • Newquay Airport (1 hour) has regular daily flights from many parts of the country
  • Local taxi services are available and we are happy to supply telephone numbers
  • The nearest village of Breage is 1.5 miles away and can be accessed by footpath across fields or by minor road.
  • Details of our facilities can be seen on our website
  • Please telephone or email us for any specific queries you may have.

Arrival and Car Parking Facilities

Parking is adjacent to the barn in a paved yard giving easy access to barn entrance.

Main Entrance

  • Access to front door is by 2 granite steps (15cm high) and 20 metres along stone paving.
  • The entrance doorway is 76cm wide
  • Entrance into stairwell which connects to bedroom or upstairs kitchen and living area. Wood flooring throughout, bathroom tiled.

Lounge/dining room/kitchen

  • Door lintel height 5' 4"
  • Lounge (6.5m x 3.5m)
  • Pine floor
  • Sofa height 50cm
  • TV remote control
  • Dining table has under space of 70 cm. Chairs have no arms.
  • Work top and sink height 93cm
  • Norwegian log burner


  • Bedroom (5m x 3.5m)
  • King size bed, space all around bed and 1m of space at end of bed
  • Underfloor heating
  • Pine wardrobe, pine cupboard, two bedside tables and glass dressing table.

Wet Room

  • Oak door width 66 cm
  • Toilet 43cm high
  • Sink 84cm high
  • Tiled floor and walls with high quality rain shower or hand shower
  • Controls for lights, heated mirror and fan located on right hand side outside bathroom
  • Heated towel rail/heater located in bedroom
  • Underfloor heating

Utility Room

  • Separate utility room
  • washing machine,
  • tumble dryer
  • sink
  • drying cabinet for walkers' boots, coats etc
  • freezer

Garden/outdoor facilities

  • Garden table and two chairs
  • Two loungers with cushions
  • BBQ
  • Private, mature, spacious garden


  • Breage is situated 1.5miles away and has a well stocked shop and post office
  • Tesco is in Helston (5miles)
  • Porthleven (4 miles) has supermarket, wet fish shop, deli, ice cream parlour, bakeries and gift shops

Pubs serving food

  • Queens Arms, Breage Tel: 01326 573485
  • Lion and Lamb, Ashton Tel: 01736 763227
  • Victoria Inn, Perranuthnoe Tel: 01736 710309
  • The Harbour Inn, Porthleven Tel: 01326 573876
  • The Ship Inn, Porthleven Tel: 01326 564204


  • The Grove, Sithney Tel: 01326 565911
  • The Square, Porthleven Tel:  01326 573911
  • Kota Kai, Porthleven Tel:  01326 727707
  • Amelies, Porthleven Tel: 01326 554000

Treatment room

Not applicable

Leisure facilities

Lovely walks from outside the door

Conference and Meeting Rooms/entertainment

Not applicable

Additional information

  • Prices are inclusive of bed linen, towels, electricity, as well as logs and kindling for log burner
  • We do not have a telephone in the barn but the house phone is available in an emergency. WIFI available in Barn.

Contact Information

  • Proprietors and key holders: Jayne and John Lake
  • Address: Little Tolmennor Barn, Trew, Breage, Helston, Cornwall TR13 9NF
  • Telephone: 01736 763250
  • Fax: Not applicable
  • Email:
  • Website:
  • Emergency number: mobile 07866795667
  • Local accessible taxi numbers:
    • M C Taxis 07771 566625
    • Kernow Cabs 01326 464646

Arrival/Departure Times

The barn is ready for incoming guests at 4pm and we ask that guests vacate the barn at or before 10am at the end of the holiday.

No smoking inside the barn please.