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Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront

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Entrance from Cockington Lane
Professionally managed small complex
Stunning nearby Torquay
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
* Always cheaper if you book directly on our own website* AA 5 star rated, romantic Wisteria Cottage (formerly Magnolia House 2), has been recently refurbished and forms part of the wing of the Listed Lanscombe House. Centrally heated, open plan full kitchen, lounge and dining areas. Free wifi & Netflix. Feature fireplace with wood burning stove for cosy evenings. Generous bedroom with double 4 poster bed and ensuite bathroom with feature bath and shower over. Free parking immediately in front of the property and a sunny patio area for al fresco dining. The house is in a rural location within stunning Cockington village and a short stroll takes you through the water meadows to the beach and Torquay beyond. There is a local pub, crafts centre, manor house and 3 tea gardens in this famo...* Always cheaper if you book directly on our own website* AA 5 star rated, romantic Wisteria Cottage (formerly Magnolia House 2), has been recently refurbished and forms part of the wing of the Listed Lanscombe House. Centrally heated, open plan full kitchen, lounge and dining areas. Free wifi & Netflix. Feature fireplace with wood burning stove for cosy evenings. Generous bedroom with double 4 poster bed and ensuite bathroom with feature bath and shower over. Free parking immediately in front of the property and a sunny patio area for al fresco dining. The house is in a rural location within stunning Cockington village and a short stroll takes you through the water meadows to the beach and Torquay beyond. There is a local pub, crafts centre, manor house and 3 tea gardens in this famous thatched village whilst the surrounding South Devon area has many attractions and seasonal events to enjoy. We offer weekly lets, Friday to Friday only during school holidays and short breaks, Fri-Mon and mon- Fri the rest of the year.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Sorry- no children or dogs in this unit.
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Paula B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
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Reviewed 13 November 2020 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay and appreciated all the lovely touches. The hosts were helpful but not intrusive in anyway. The pub was a 2 minute walk away and was really cosy with a couple of log fires to sit by. Great location in a lovely...More

Date of stay: November 2020
Thank Roving637637
Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2020

Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back. Paula

Reviewed 2 November 2020

When you book a holiday cottage, you hope that the description and photos are accurate and your hard earned cash has been well spent! We’ve had a fair number of disasters and didn’t fancy another! I am delighted to say, this time the photos didn’t...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank nickcurtis184
Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2020

Oh Nick, what a lovely review. Thank you so much. We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay here and were able to complete it too! Kindest regards, Paula

Reviewed 18 October 2020

We have just spent 4 nights in the beautiful Wisteria Cottage in Cockington Village. Everything about the cottage was quality and is in a perfect setting to explore the coast line from Torquay to Brixham. Highly recommend staying here and the added touches on the...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank leeb150
Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2020

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Paula

Reviewed 10 October 2020

Wow from making the initial contact with Paula by booking directly we couldn’t wait to visit, the initial plan was June but good old covid had kicked in and my own personal illness. Changing the booking was met with complete understanding and flexibility from Paula...More

Date of stay: September 2020
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Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2020

Thank you Tracy for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure to meet you both at last; I felt like we were friends before I'd even met you! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your long awaited and well deserved stay and hope your parents...More

Reviewed 3 September 2020

My partner and I spent a week at the cottage in late August. It is a very quiet little cottage next to the owner's house in the little village of Cockington. It is a 5-10 minute walk from the village pub and 15 minutes to...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank ricks676
Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2020

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review; it is much appreciated. We hope to welcome you back again some time. Paula

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Reviewed 17 December 2019

Just returned from a weeks stay at this cottage. The cottage is stunning, cosy, relaxing, welcoming and very warm and thoroughly deserves its 5*. Paula and Leon have thought of everything and it is a credit to them. Location superb, on the edge of Cockington...More

Date of stay: December 2019
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Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2020

Thank you for your lovely review Sandra.

Reviewed 23 September 2019

A perfect location for great holiday the accommodation was in a clean and well kept condition with everything that you need for a great holiday.Paula and Leon are nice and friendly with a great knowledge of what you can do in the area.There are great...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2019

Tony & Mary, Thank you for your review. As you've already booked to return next year, that speaks louder than words.... Look forward to welcoming you back. Paula

Reviewed 23 July 2019

We have been to the Cockington area before but have never stayed in the village. We thought that Cockington cottages were idyllic, so comfortable relaxing and very spacious. We stayed in Magnolia 2 and had been impressed by the photos on Paula and Leon's website...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2019

Dear Michael & Heather. Thank you so much for your lovely review. We're so happy that you had a great stay. We agree that the location is perfect; so close to everything but delightfully tucked away. Paula

Reviewed 8 June 2019 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay for our anniversary again, Paula and Leon are lovely hosts they make you feel so welcome, the place is excellent, everything you need a home from home place, so quiet we came home feeling fully rested, we would highly recommend...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2019

Our lovely Mandy & Kevin! You have stayed with us so regularly and it's always wonderful to see you again. It's a pleasure to provide cottages where people feel so comfortable and are able to relax and recharge. Thank you so much for writing a...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

A wonderful cottage in the beautiful location of Cockington Village. “Magnolia 2” has been renovated to a very high standard and provides everything required for a comfortable relaxing break. This is our second visit to Cockington cottages, previously staying in Magnolia 1, both cottages are...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Diane G
Paula B, VR Owner at Wisteria Cottage, Cockington Village, 1/2 mile from seafront, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Thank you Diane for taking the time to review Magnolia House 2. We're glad you were equally happy with our latest renovation.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Staffed Property
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Rural Cockington village nestling at the heart of Cockington Country Park, 450 acres of nature trails, walks and bike tracks with Manor House crafts centre, cafes gift shops and local pub and just a short stroll to the sea and Torquay beyond.
Getting around
Public transport is great in Torbay with the number 12 bus taking you around the Bay every 10 minutes. There is a village bus operating Mon to Fri down to Torquay harbour area where there are boats across the Bay to Brixham and further along the coast to Dartmouth. The train from Torquay (half a mile away) takes you to Exeter via Newton Abbot, Teignmouth and beyond.
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