Although it incorporates two old coastguard cottages, much of this country house dates from the Victorian era. Its name, though, is possibly derived from Cornish, or alternatively because the nearby farmhouse that was home to French prisoners during the Napoleonic Wars – Meudon, in the departement of Hauts-
Today, though, it is an established family-
The village of Mawnan Smith is less than a mile away and easily reached on foot, as indeed are the gardens of Glendurgan, Trebah and Carwinion. Moreover, those who enjoy walking will find no shortage of paths – both coastal and countryside – to enjoy nearby. Alternatively, there are several notable attractions in nearby Falmouth, including the National Maritime Museum Cornwall and Pendennis Castle.
Those who prefer self-