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View towards the property, patio area and garden
Lounge area with woodburner
Open-plan living accomodaiton
Lounge area with woodburner
Lounge/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Kitchen/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
En-suite shower room with WC
View towards the property over the garden
View towards the property
View towards the property
Enjoy the large shared garden paddock perfect for exercising pets
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The Lantern

Calstock (2mls W), Cornwall
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Fantastic walks from the doorstep through the Tamar Valley
  • Ideal for exploring the treasures of both Cornwall and Devon
  • Just a short drive from Dartmoor, Plymouth and Tavistock
  • Just a short walk from two local pubs, both of which offer a warm welcome and an extensive menu
Property code: THLAN

Charming single-storey cottage tucked away in the quaint village of Metherell, an ideal place to stay for anyone seeking a peaceful break

Located on the border of Cornwall and Devon, this is an ideal base for touring both the north and south coasts and all the many treasures in between. From your doorstep there are a host of walks that lead you through the Tamar Valley, with its World Heritage status, and the rugged Dartmoor National Park. Cotehele National Trust property is less than a mile away. The historic town of Tavistock with its pannier market isn't far away and offers a wealth of restaurants, pubs, shops as well as cinema and swimming pool.

On entering this spacious single-storey property, which is located next to the Owners Georgian Country Home, you will be greeted with the beautiful wooden panelling and exposed beams and will find yourself in the inviting lounge/kitchen/dining area. You can relax in the cosy and welcoming lounge, with TV/DVD and snuggle up in front of the charming traditional wood burner. The dining area is pleasantly situated by the double French doors which lead out onto the patio. Moving across to the kitchen, you will find everything you will need including an electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine. Just off the lounge/kitchen/diner you will find the comfy double bedroom complete with TV and en-suite shower room with WC.

Stepping outside from the living area, you can relax and unwind in the delightful enclosed garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ. You will also have access to the large shared exercise paddock for pets, and even a hot and cold outdoor shower for dogs. There is ample off-road parking available just outside the cottage for cars.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • Towels NOT provided.  Including beach, bath, hand and tea towels
  • 1 double bedroom with TV
  • 1 en-suite shower room with WC - Towels not provided
  • Wood burner in lounge area (first basket of logs included between October and the end of April)
  • TV/DVD and iPod dock in lounge area
  • Electric oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer
  • Washing machine housed in separate cupboard
  • Electric and central heating included 
  • Enclosed patio with garden furniture and BBQ, access to a large shared exercise area for pets
  • Off-road parking available
  • Wi-Fi available
  • 2 dogs welcome (regret no dangerous breeds)
  • Hot and cold outdoor dog shower available
  • Local food can be ordered by Tuesday for delivery to the holiday let on Friday
  • Special offers at the local pub are available, please enquire for details
  • Supermarket home delivery available to this address
  • Beach 15 miles, shop 2 miles, 2 pubs within walking distance

This property is personally managed by Julie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 15 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Ian 24th December 2019

This is a small but comfortable extension to the main house. The owners are friendly and helpful. Good location for walks.

Reviewed by Jess 25th October 2019

Lovely holiday cottage central to lots of places to explore

Reviewed by Helena 4th October 2019

Really enjoyed our stay, everything we needed was provided and J P was welcoming but not intrusive. Lots of good local knowledge for walks and places to eat. Great for the for the dogs. Highly recommend.

Reviewed by Geoff 23rd August 2019

For anyone who wants to completely wind down this is a first class location. Beautiful countryside,extremely quiet and within easy walking distance of a welcoming local 'pub' that provides a varied and good quality choice of food and drink.

Reviewed by Neil 19th July 2019

It was perfect for us as a couple wanting a relaxing break with our dog. The owners were friendly and helpful but never intrusive. The extra outside space for our dog was brilliant.

Reviewed by Rachel 17th May 2019

Lovely light clean accomodation, comfortable bed excellent shower. Well situated to explore the surrounding areas. Within walking distance of Cotehele NT property. Welcoming pub 5mins walk away which served lovely food.

Reviewed by Terry 9th November 2018

As the accommodation was built specifically for the purpose of holiday letting it ticks virtually ever box. The property is excellent for natural light and the immediate surroundings are green and verdant. Although next to the house the cottage is private and the hosts friendly and helpful without being in any way imposing. Perhaps worth noting thaRead moret for this part of the world the WiFi was impressive. Hide

Reviewed by Jackie 28th September 2018

We have just returned from a delightful week at The Lantern with our 2 small dogs. We had an amazing restful week and so nice to wake hearing birds singing. The Lantern had all we needed fora get away from it all holiday, yes it really is down a track, yet 15 mins away from towns but hey the scenery around here.... Fionas directions are a must for Read moreyour first visit.The Lantern was veryclean and exactly as the pictures show. You will not be disappointed. Thanks for making our stay so wonderful. Hide

Reviewed by Jill 23rd July 2018

So quiet and peaceful. Loved the decor. The proximity of the pub was a real bonus. It was great to be able to stay in a place of such a high standard with our dog. The ones I looked at when choosing where to stay looked a little jaded. Excellent hosts and great to have some frozen food which we made use of for our meal when we got home.

Reviewed by David 13th July 2018

Very well appointed and comfortable cottage, with everything you could need included. The location is lovely, with a pub a short walk away. (Unfortunately, we can't recommend the food there, but it's very friendly and the drinks are good.) Very helpful owners who are always on hand without ever being intrusive. Even their labradors put up with our Read moregrumpy terrier cross! Hide

Reviewed by Janet 6th July 2018

location difficult as it is down single track overgrown lanes it is within walking distance of good local pub which does good food, good beer and very friendly

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View towards the property, patio area and garden
Lounge area with woodburner
Open-plan living accomodaiton
Lounge area with woodburner
Lounge/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Kitchen/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
En-suite shower room with WC
View towards the property over the garden
View towards the property
Show 1 moreView towards the property

Location

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