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Cottage in grounds of Old Rectory, on the edge of the village of Lapford

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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A 1930's newly converted, second year listing farm workers cottage situated in the grounds of a listed former Rectory now known as The Grange. It is located at the end of a long (1/4 mile) private lane. The two bedroom cottage has a bathroom with shower and also located on the ground floor is a another WC. Dining room and kitchen with central isle, flat screen TV's with DVD's are in sitting room and kitchen. All rooms have electric panel heaters, the sitting room has a wood burning stove and views across the lane to a paddock and to the gardens of the Grange. Outside is a small garden with deck and large external dining table, also a small garden to the side. Parking is adjacent to the cottage, this is a private road but also a public footpath, in fact at this point footpaths go in four ...A 1930's newly converted, second year listing farm workers cottage situated in the grounds of a listed former Rectory now known as The Grange. It is located at the end of a long (1/4 mile) private lane. The two bedroom cottage has a bathroom with shower and also located on the ground floor is a another WC. Dining room and kitchen with central isle, flat screen TV's with DVD's are in sitting room and kitchen. All rooms have electric panel heaters, the sitting room has a wood burning stove and views across the lane to a paddock and to the gardens of the Grange. Outside is a small garden with deck and large external dining table, also a small garden to the side. Parking is adjacent to the cottage, this is a private road but also a public footpath, in fact at this point footpaths go in four directions with views across to Dartmoor and Chagford which is 17 miles away. Lapford village is on the single track Tarka Line and trains run regularly to Exeter or Barnstaple direction . More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Joanne G
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In November 2018 this cottage was lovely, very clean, tidy and well equipped, there were a couple of gripes such as no proper towel rail in the bathroom, (there still isn't one!),& the toilet roll holder in the bathroom being very much out of reach!...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Terry S
Reviewed 1 March 2020 via mobile

A truly beautiful cottage, we absolutely loved it. The scones and fresh eggs were a nice touch and greatly received. Everything has been thought of here and all of the finishing touches made for a very enjoyable stay. Our little boys especially enjoyed feeding the...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank mh1162015
jotara2, VR Owner at Cottage in grounds of Old Rectory, on the edge of the village of Lapford, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2020

Thank you, we are really pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay in Grange Cottage earlier this year. It’s very good to know we are keeping our guests happy. It was lovely to meet you and pleased the boys enjoyed feeding the chickens, Joanne &...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2020

Our first time away for Christmas (and birthday celebrations). The cottage is beautifully decorated, warm and cosy. We took everything including the kitchen sink as we were here over the Christmas period but everything we needed was already here including dishwashing tablets and a cream...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank Davies281
jotara2, VR Owner at Cottage in grounds of Old Rectory, on the edge of the village of Lapford, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2020

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Grange Cottage over Christmas. We are pleased you found everything you needed in the cottage. We enjoy having guests stay over Christmas, the cottage looks lovely with a Christmas tree and a...More

Reviewed 4 November 2019 via mobile

Had a fabulous stay at Grange cottage. Made to feel so welcome with scones on arrival and so many home comforts. Fabulous location for Dartmoor and Exmoor. Fab food in local pub. Definitely visit again. Highly recommended.

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Clare1275
jotara2, VR Owner at Cottage in grounds of Old Rectory, on the edge of the village of Lapford, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2019

Thank you so much for leaving a review following your stay in Grange Cottage. We are very pleased you found it comfortable, and that you enjoyed Dartmoor and Exmoor. We look forward to welcoming you back hopefully soon, Kind regards, Joanne & John

Reviewed 31 October 2019

We had a wonderful and most relaxing stay in Joanne and John’s lovely cottage. Everything was absolutely perfect - from the warm welcome to all amenities and comfort - just splendid! Good driving distance to Dartmoor, Exmoor or the coast, for that matter, particularly to...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank J7412MBianh
jotara2, VR Owner at Cottage in grounds of Old Rectory, on the edge of the village of Lapford, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2019

Thank you so much for leaving a review of your stay in Grange Cottage in October. It really means a lot to John and myself to know that our guests are comfortable and enjoying their holiday here, and finding so many places to visit within...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby
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