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Richards Cottage

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6 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
11 guests
3 nights minimum
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Richards comprises a delightful Grade II Listed, thatched cottage of considerable age and character, dating back to the 16th century. In recent years the cottage has been the subject of a comprehensive restoration programme and is offered in good order, with modern fixtures and fittings and oil fired central heating. The accommodation includes three reception rooms, six bedrooms (including one at ground floor) and a well fitted kitchen/breakfast room. The property stands in good sized gardens with ample off road parking, surrounded by Tilbury Farm's land. Two separate living spaces allow you to spread out and relax. The main living room is a good sized reception room with French doors opening onto the paved terrace and with stunning views over the village and surrounding countryside. Two g...Richards comprises a delightful Grade II Listed, thatched cottage of considerable age and character, dating back to the 16th century. In recent years the cottage has been the subject of a comprehensive restoration programme and is offered in good order, with modern fixtures and fittings and oil fired central heating. The accommodation includes three reception rooms, six bedrooms (including one at ground floor) and a well fitted kitchen/breakfast room. The property stands in good sized gardens with ample off road parking, surrounded by Tilbury Farm's land. Two separate living spaces allow you to spread out and relax. The main living room is a good sized reception room with French doors opening onto the paved terrace and with stunning views over the village and surrounding countryside. Two generous sofas, access to wifi and Netflix allow you to relax. The second Sitting Room is a room of immense character with exposed wall timbers, inglenook fireplace with inset wood burning stove and adjacent bread oven. A compact sofa and comfy armchairs provide a snug space to curl up with a good book by the fire. The attic bedroom with separate staircase contains a games chest for children to play. Kitchen/Breakfast Room Enjoy cooking a family tea in the cottage kitchen with warm timber units and a country style china sink. The kitchen is well-equipped with all your cutlery, crockery, glass and tableware needs. A scrubbed antique pine kitchen table provides a breakfast area or perfect spot for children's early supper. The generously sized adjoining utility room provides a secondary washing area, a large fridge / freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. Fine dine in the adjoining formal dining room with a beautiful solid oak extendable table providing seating for eight in comfort. This beautiful room has a slate flagstone floor, a wood burning fire and a wooden half-panelled wall adding to it's period charm.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

The cottage was well equip with kitchen equipment, bedding was again excellent, the view from the cottage over looking was the hill was unbelievable with sun setting on Saturday was out of this world, I will be recommending this cottage to my friends and family.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Kishor M
Matt A, VR Owner at Richards Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thanks Kishor Glad you had a good stay All the best Matt

Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had a fabulous stay at Richards Cottage. Beautiful, spacious with lots of room to spread out. We had a beautiful day out at Lundy Island - 1.5 hours away to the ferry.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Travel477016
Matt A, VR Owner at Richards Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thanks Travel Glad you enjoyed your stay - Yes Lundy Island is a gem. All the best Matt

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Very peaceful location for a three day family getaway. Cottage was full of character and accommodated our family of 10. Very comfy beds and lovely linen. Worth noting that the attic bedroom really is only suitable for children as mattresses were on the floor. Our...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Chris J
Matt A, VR Owner at Richards Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks Chris Glad you had a great stay and all the best Matt

Reviewed 30 July 2018

A lovely big house plenty or room for 10 adults, 1 baby and a dog. Great enclosed garden so the dog could roam freely. Lovely large kitchen and extra kitchen/utility with washing machine, tumble dryer and slimline dishwasher. The house was kitted with everything with...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Travel759740
Matt A, VR Owner at Richards Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thanks Sarah Glad you had an enjoyable stay Matt

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Nice cottage close to the coast. 6 bed rooms and plenty of space in the house. Matt was helpful in getting us set up and responded promptly to any questions we had.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank vincentjong
Matt A, VR Owner at Richards Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thanks Vincent, Glad you had a good stay. All the best Matt

About the Manager
Matthew Ambler (Property Manager Tilbury Farm)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
Interaction with guests
Guests are encouraged to call me an hour before they arrive so I can meet them there, hand over the keys and answer any questions. Throughout their stay the guests are welcome to call or email me at anytime if need be.
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