News and Press
Below are a selection of features in which The Stack has appeared. If you require any additional information on the property with a view to featuring in an editorial capacity, please contact Francesca Reed on +44 (0)1637 882049 or complete an image bank request
Intimate Weddings At The Stack Cornwall
Rock My Wedding - March 2017
If you’re looking for somewhere a little unusual to hold your wedding ceremony, then let me introduce you to The Stack. A converted 19th Century Cornish Engine house set in the idyllic hamlet of Trelion, Cornwall, it really is a magical place to have an intimate, house party style wedding for up to 40 guests. Getting ready in the Princess bathroom is a dream come true and you’ll feel so well rested after sleeping in one of the ridiculously comfortable beds.
A Very Stylish Cornwall Stay
Rock My Style - March 2017
A couple of weeks ago, Matt, Elle and I hopped ten miles down the road to stay at The Stack, a higgledy piggledy rustic luxe Cornish Engine House, which is available for holiday lets, weddings and events. As soon as I stepped through the door, I knew I had to share it with the Rock My Style readers – so today I’m talking interiors.
Top 10 Wedding Venues in Cornwall
Cornwall Life - March 2017
Dreamy castles, wooded wonderlands and outdoor beach domes; Cornwall has a venue to suit every couple’s dream. A former 19th-century engine house turned exclusive wedding venue, The Stack can sleep up to six guests and features huge opulent gold mirrors, a cosy snug cinema room, hot tub and enough parking for 20 guests. Overlooking the Fal Valley, the venue is yours to dress up with fairy lights, organise garden games, host an al-fresco feast or hire a live band to play under the stars.
Meet the Designer: Jess Clark of Unique Home Stays
Layer Home Blog - March 2017
The Layer Team are passionate about unique designs. So when we came across Unique Home Stays, we lost a few hours browsing their stunning properties. Here, we chat to their interior designer Jess, who shares her love for mid-century design and the vision behind her latest project The Stack (just look at these images – seriously swoon-worthy!)
2017 Bucket List
With 2017 being predicted to be “the year of self-love”, there’s no better way to embrace the top trend than with the self-gift of travel. We’ve compiled a list of the UK’s top five destinations for 2017 so whether you’re a solo traveller, luxury-loving couple or adrenaline-fuelled family, we’ve got your bucket list covered.
Unique Wedding Venues for 2017
Did you get a sparkly diamond ring this Valentine´s Day? Picking your special venue is the first step to creating a truly unique occasion. Here is our pick of the most romantic wedding venues the UK has on offer - imagine the photographs!
10 Cosy Cottages For a Winter Break
Visit England - November 2016
Unique Home Stays round up some of the cosiest homestays tucked away in absurdly beautiful locations across the country. Think crackling fires, squishy sofas and cupboards chock-full of goodies including well-thumbed reads and old fashioned board games.
Staycation or Vacation these are Quirky Spots for a Restful Break
Cornish Guardian - November 2016
From staycation to vacation, if you fancy a weekend getaway in Cornwall, these quirky properties could be exactly what you’ve been looking for. It’s time to say goodbye to holidaying in a hotel or staying away in a B&B. Whether you are a local looking for a weekend escape or you are visiting for a Cornish holiday, these stand-out places offer accommodation to admire. From futuristic pods in the middle of a
Trending Now: All Things Yellow
Houzz - November 2016
So, what’s on the hot list this week? Everything yellow! Maybe Houzzers are missing summertime, or maybe we’re all enjoying those autumnal tones. From daffodil bright to warm ochre, this colour is certainly demanding the most attention this week. Try this trend for yourself with soft furnishings, or be bold and opt for yellow seating.
19th Century Engine House becomes Rough-luxe Retreat in Cornwall
One Kind Design - November 2016
Spotted on Unique Home Stays, this heavenly retreat will offer you the opportunity to vacation in an historically preserved 19th century engine house, located in Trelion, Cornwall, United Kingdom. Named “The Stack”, this self-catering retreat offers its guests phenomenal sweeping vistas of Fal Valley.
15 Years of Providing Private, Homestays to Discerning Travellers
Luxury Accommodation Specialists Unique Home Stays Celebrate 15 Years of providing private, homestays to discerning travellers from the UK and beyond. To share this momentous occasion, staff and property owners gathered at the company’s newest property arrival The Stack, a 19th century former Cornish engine house, for an evening of merriment.
14 Houses to book for New Year
House & Garden - October 2016
Still not sorted plans for New Year´s Eve? Don´t stay at home! Gather the family, call up friends and book one of these beautiful escapes to welcome 2017 in style. From seaside hideaways to grand castles, snap these places up quickly before they go!
10 Beautiful Rooms
Mad About The House - October 2016
Last week someone contacted me to say they had seen a copy of my book in the pictures advertising a cottage on Unique Home Stays. Now even I’m not suggesting you would choose your holiday based on the reading matter in the cottage but I was thrilled to see it used as a styling prop and went off for a closer look.
Unique Home Stays Celebrate 15 Years of Providing Private Homestays
Holiday Home Rentals Blog - October 2016
To share this momentous occasion, staff and property owners gathered at the company’s newest property arrival The Stack, a 19th century former Cornish engine house, for an evening of merriment. The “Goldrush” theme coordinated with the prestigious gold crown logo.
Want to Live Like Poldark? Converted Engine House Lets You Get Back to the 19th Century
Mail Online - October 2016
Poldark fans can now get a taste of life in the Cornwall mining community that inspired the hit BBC series - with a few added modern luxuries. The Grade II listed property near the hamlet of Trelion has been converted into a stunning luxury holiday home. The converted engine house, which offers spectacular views and sits in half an acre of gardens, is situated just a few miles from where scenes from the drama were filmed - and can be rented in peak season.
The Found was originally built to defend Napoleonic forces in the 1800s and, after a stylish renovation, offers luxury self-catering accommodation with a difference. The Stack epitomises the true spirit of Cornwall. This engine house binds a classically Cornish Grade-II listed exterior together with vogueish interiors in a blissful marriage of contraries.
6 Artful Ways to Create Inspirational Spaces
So, you’ve found and renovated the perfect retreat, in the most beautiful place. It’s time to think about adding that extra little ‘bit of magic’ to share with those lucky enough to step inside. Here’s a few artful pointers to help give your prize home that final flourish of style…
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