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Fortnum & Mason to open Britain’s poshest seaside huts, providing fashionable decor, desk service and splendid picnic hampers

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They might be described as Britain’s poshest seaside huts.

And so they have been opened by none apart from high-end grocer Fortnum & Mason.

The trio of seaside huts have been ‘impressed by the nostalgia of summers spent on the British coast’ at Watergate Bay close to Newquay, Cornwall.

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The swish shacks, painted in Fortnum & Mason’s signature shade of ‘Eau de Nil’ blue-green, have been designed by the shop and are kitted out with handpicked homeware that features ‘lovely rugs and blankets to maintain visitors heat on chillier summer season days’.

A press release from Fortnum & Mason, which was based in 1707 and holds two royal warrants, says: ‘Each seaside hut will get pleasure from the perfect hospitality, together with a pre-set picnic desk, full with fashionable tableware and desk service.’

To e-book a slot within the hut, beachgoers should purchase a Fortnum hamper containing a picnic that ‘combines the perfect recent dishes from unbiased Cornish suppliers with the shop’s well-known picnic merchandise’.

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High-end grocer Fortnum & Mason is opening a trio of beach huts (shown in the rendering above) ¿inspired by the nostalgia of summers spent on the British coast¿

Excessive-end grocer Fortnum & Mason is opening a trio of seaside huts (proven within the rendering above) ‘impressed by the nostalgia of summers spent on the British coast’

The huts - set on the Cornish coast - could be described as Britain¿s poshest beach huts

The huts – set on the Cornish coast – might be described as Britain’s poshest seaside huts

Two picnic menus – dreamed up in collaboration with close by restaurant ‘Emily Scott Meals’ – might be obtainable, designed for both two or 4 folks.

The primary is ‘Seaside Picnic’, a hamper priced from £195 for 2 beachgoers. Inside there’s smoked Cornish trout with ale-infused bread for starters, adopted by a Coronation crab sandwich. 

As for dessert, there’s fig leaf smooth serve ice cream and Cornish cheddar truckle cheese served with Fortnum’s crackers.

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A bottle of Fortnum & Mason glowing tea may even be included within the hamper, together with the shop’s pistachio and clotted cream biscuits, savoury ‘181 Sauce’ and a field of cheese sables (cookies).

The huts are kitted out with handpicked homeware that includes 'beautiful rugs and blankets to keep guests warm on chillier summer days'

The huts are kitted out with handpicked homeware that features ‘lovely rugs and blankets to maintain visitors heat on chillier summer season days’

A statement from Fortnum & Mason, which was founded in 1707 and holds two royal warrants, says: ¿Every beach hut will enjoy the very best hospitality'

A press release from Fortnum & Mason, which was based in 1707 and holds two royal warrants, says: ‘Each seaside hut will get pleasure from the perfect hospitality’ 

The second hamper, in the meantime, is the ‘indulgent’ Seaside Feast hamper, which is available in at £295 for 2 folks.

This may want very cautious guarding towards the seagulls. 

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This time, the Cornish trout is served with Exmoor caviar and the crab sandwiches are paired with half a neighborhood lobster and black truffle mayo. 

A lemon verbena posset options within the dessert providing, together with extra gastronomic treats from the upmarket retailer.

The swish shacks are painted in Fortnum & Mason’s signature shade of ‘Eau de Nil’ blue-green

The swish shacks are painted in Fortnum & Mason’s signature shade of ‘Eau de Nil’ blue-green

Inside the huts, visitors can dine on a menu that ¿combines the very best fresh dishes from independent Cornish suppliers with the store¿s famous picnic products¿

Contained in the huts, guests can dine on a menu that ‘combines the perfect recent dishes from unbiased Cornish suppliers with the shop’s well-known picnic merchandise’

Those who are unable to secure a beach hut can hire a Fortnum & Mason deckchair on the beach

Those that are unable to safe a seaside hut can rent a Fortnum & Mason deckchair on the seaside

The pop-up beach huts will open on July 25 at Watergate Bay (above) near Newquay

The pop-up seaside huts will open on July 25 at Watergate Bay (above) close to Newquay

The picnic session is billed because the ‘final summer season expertise’, getting down to ‘convey pleasure to folks [that are] eager to profit from the UK summer season’. 

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For many who are unable to safe a slot in a seaside hut, Fortnum & Mason deckchairs can be employed on the seaside.

Bookings for the restricted expertise – which runs from July 25 to September 10 – have now opened. Every slot within the seaside hut lasts two and a half hours. For extra data or to make a reserving, go to fortnumandmason.com or emilyscottfood.com.

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