It was to this cottage that he retired and after the death of his wife - painted for twenty years, "...for company." He was discovered by other famous St.Ives artists: Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Christoper Wood. His work can be seen in the Tate Gallery. The Cottage has been recently restored to a very high standard and has been given that special touch - which includes hand painted replicas of Wallis' work - which add to the ambience of the cottage. The Cottage is available to rent all year round and it is possible to view up-to-date availability and book online..
Wallis Cottage is more suited for couples, it sleeps 2 in a King Size Double Bed. It also has a sofa bed and can easily take a cot.
Alfred Wallis Cottage can be found at 3 Back Road West, a short step from Porthmeor Beach and the Tate Gallery, in the heart of St.Ives - one of the most famous holiday towns in Cornwall - a jewel situated at the south-western point of the u.k. yet readily accessible by road, rail and air - with crystal blue waters, the surf, golden sands, year round sub-tropical temperatures and the warmth of the local welcome.
be quick! - the cottage is very popular! and can book a year in advance! we hope you have a nice stay.