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A granite and slatestone Tudor house with medieval origins, Cotehele is the ancestral home of the Edgcumbes.
Features include the Hall adorned with arms and armour, tapestries, carved oak furniture, pewter and ceramics.
Gardens, orchards and estate. There are views of the river and railway viaduct from the Valley Garden.
Quay with Discovery Centre and sailing barge. Restaurants at House and Quay. Tel. 01579 351346.
Open Apr-Oct, Daily 1100-1600. Garden and Estate open daily dawn-dusk.
The National Trust has many holiday cottages in Cornwall, including some on the Cotehele Estate.
A working 19th century watermill grinding corn into flour. A hydroelectric scheme can be seen behind
the Mill. Nearby outbuildings include recreations of wheelwright's, saddler's and blacksmith's workshops,
plus a traditional furniture maker and a working potter. Tearoom at Cotehele Quay. Tel. 01579 350606.
Open Apr-Oct, Daily 1100-1630 (1600 in Oct).