Around & About
Rilla Mill is a pretty village in the valley bordered by the River Lynher where there are lots of lovely scenic woodland walks within a stones throw of the cottage.You can take a picnic and find a spot in Stara Woods to enjoy and observe the wildlife and tranquility.
Bodmin Moor is easily accessible being approximately 3 miles away; with historic monuments such as the Cheesewring and Hurlers Stones (which was one of the film locations for Poldark)! and offers the opportunity of exploring miles of beautiful picturesque moorland.
There is the popular open air “Sterts” theatre which has a busy summer programme and seats 500 which is only 1 mile away in the neighbouring village of Upton Cross.
The nearby towns of Callington & Liskeard lie within 6 miles and the market town of Launceston is approximately 7 miles where there are various supermarkets and retail outlets.
At Liskeard there is a mainline railway station where you can enjoy a scenic train ride on a branch line to the fishing port of “Looe”. The harbour city of Plymouth also lies within 20 miles which offers a more extensive range of retail and recreational facilities along with its tourist attractions.
Rilla Mill is easily accessible to both the North and South coasts for exploring different tourist attractions and coastal paths which allow you to enjoy miles of the breathtaking rugged Cornish coastline.
Both the main dual carriageways of A30 and A38 are within 7 Miles of the cottage giving you the opportunity to explore other areas of this beautiful County.
Circular Walk no: 1
Rilla Mill, Sutton, Plushabridge & Liverscombe
Circular walk – 2 ½ kms –
Circular Walk no: 2
Rilla Mill, Uphill, Starabridge and Measham
Circular walk – 2 ½ km – 1 ½ miles