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Off the beaten track

You drive down bending narrow roads, hoping that you don't meet a car coming in the opposite... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ian C
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London, United Kingdom
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A lovely, quiet spiritual place.

Lovely and quiet - sit quietly and soak up the atmosphere. Lots of wildlife - you will almost... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Mark O
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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Carwynnen Cottage West Cornwall, Camborne TR14 9LR, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You drive down bending narrow roads, hoping that you don't meet a car coming in the opposite direction. We went in the early morning, so there wasn't much traffic around. Then all of a sudden, there is a gap in the hedgerows and you spot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Lovely and quiet - sit quietly and soak up the atmosphere. Lots of wildlife - you will almost certainly see and hear their haunting call. I've spotted the odd fox, badgers, wrens and the local sparrowhawks. The nearby woods are also worth a look -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark O
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Set just outside the Treslothan Woods in a lovely meadow setting this Quoit is one of an ancient and rare group of monuments. It is a portal dolmen belonging to the Neolithic period, possibly 5000 years old, and it was rebuilt following a collapse in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank CJPCornwall
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I visited this ancient Neolithic site on a visit to Cornwall, I was not going to visit this particular Quoit as it has been re-constructed recently, but give due where it is needed they Cornish Trust did a very sympathetic and good job in reconstruction,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

You can park by Treslothan Church and take a pleasanr walk. Or you can drive around the narrow lanes and find very limited parking for a car or two outside the field gate. The quoit is approached across the field, and soon visible. The woods...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Jacquie W
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Heard about this being put upright again. Went looking for it. Unless I went to wrong spot, parking was a space in front of a gate on a narrow lane.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank bryanbow
Reviewed 6 November 2015

the weather closed in. From the photographs you will see that although this neolithic site is easy walking distance from the lane,when the good old Cornish weather close's in.... The Sustainable Trust managed to raised the funds to buy this once ruined scheduled ancient monument...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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