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"Waves like distant cannonades that set the land shaking"

Church Cove

(The Balk Beach)

Cornwall, England


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A small, rocky cove set between cliffs on the eastern side of the Lizard peninsula.

Church Cove is on The Lizard Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

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Weather and tides for Sunday 24 October

Today
Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 8%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 11mph

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.2°C  

Detailed weather and tides »

Recommended holiday cottages near Church Cove

Things to do and see in the area

The Lizard RNLI Lifeboat Station (0.1 miles)
The Lizard Marconi Wireless Station (0.4 miles)
Lizard Adventure (0.7 miles)
Kynance Cove from Lizard Green Walk (0.7 miles)
Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Center (1.2 miles)
The Lizard and Kynance Cove (1.9 miles)
Kennack Sands Beaches (2.7 miles)
South West Coast Path Walk- Mullion Cove to Lizard Point & Village (4.3 miles)
The Chocolate Factory and Craft Centre (4.4 miles)
Mullion Cliffs National Nature Reserve (4.4 miles)

Places to eat near Church Cove

Wavecrest (150 yards)
Smugglers Fish and Chips (110 yards)
Polpeor Cafe (90 yards)
Polpeor Cafe (90 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Church Cove, Lizard

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SW715127

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Landewednack

Nearest postcode: TR12 7PH

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Visitor information for Church Cove, Cornwall, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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