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Lavender Cottage overlooking Alton Castle

  • Charming little cast iron fireplace in the main Double Bedroom.
    Charming little cast iron fireplace in the main Double Bedroom.
    Charming little cast iron fireplace in the main Double Bedroom.
    Cosy, quaint and full of character - our Guests never want to leave Lavender Cottage!
    Lavender Cottage is situated in the historical part of Alton in Staffordshire near Alton Castle.
    The Living Room has many original features including picture railings and quarry tiled flooring!
    Alton Castle with it's Pugin features and towering turrets is just through the garden gate!
    Property description
    Alton
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    VISIT ENGLAND 3* - WALKERS WELCOME AWARD - CYCLISTS WELCOME AWARD

    BEST SUITED TO COUPLES - SLEEPS 2 ADULTS MAXIMUM

    We may also be able to accommodate two small Children up to the age of 5 Years Maximum, one Child in a Junior Bed (5 Years Maximum) and one Baby/Toddler (2 Years Maximum) in a Travel Cot, in the main Double Bedroom. Please advise when booking if you wish to hire these facilities.

    WEEKLY HOLIDAYS bookable with Friday start dates only.

    SORRY, no changeover Saturday's or arrivals on Bank Holiday Monday's as our Cleaning Services are not available.

    Lavender Cottage is a character self catering holiday cottage situated in the historical part of the beautiful village of Alton. This quaint little cottage can be found on a quiet country lane but within walking distan...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(2)
    • Dining Seats (3)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Housekeeping Included
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (3)
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Porch
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Listing #HL4631064 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: East Midlands: 55.0 km
    Railway: Uttoxeter: 10.0 km
    Ferry: Liverpool: 130.0 km
    Map reference: SK 074423 Lat: 52.97828 Long: -1.89081

    By public transport: From Uttoxeter 7 miles. Bus to Alton. By car: M6, Junction 13. From A50 at Uttoxeter follow B5030 signs to Alton Towers. Entering Alton Village from North turn left at top of winding steep hill into High Street, past Bull's Head Hostelry, cottage is up hill on your left. If entering village from South turn right at Alton Village Hall into Hurston's Lane, at bottom of country lane turn left into Town Head, Lavender Cottage on right just before sign to Alton Castle.

    TIP: Call into the Denstone Hall Farm Shop in the nearby village of Denstone on your way to the cottage to pick up some provisions for your holiday. Apart from an excellent variety of good quality wines they also have some wonderful unusual tre...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby.
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Lindyloll...
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015

The cottage is beautifully decorated with so many quirky and pretty finishing touches that make it feel like a real home not just a holiday cottage. There are plenty of cups etc and it has everything you need. Although we did not meet Viv she was always on the end of the phone if we wanted to ask anything. We... more

Management response:

Thank you for your review - lovely comments are always appreciated and it's nice to know that you enjoyed all the pretty finishing touches. We try our best to make it like home from home and remember all the little things that can make your holiday special. Come back in the Spring or Summer and enjoy the spectacular scenery on... more

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Andrew H
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Very well equipped one bedroom cottage located a short distance from small shops and services. Traditional decor but modernised facilities. Nice walking nearby. Lots of little touches to make us feel at home thank you. Good communication from owners. On quite a steep hill but on street parking possible. more

Management response:

Thanks for your smashing review. Glad you liked the little touches to make your stay comfortable. Thought your review was very good and honest and I am sure other Guests will appreciate it too! more

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KFCJC
Suffolk, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 16 July 2014 for a stay in December 2013

We booked this lovely character cottage on two occasions, one week during Christmas 2013 period and one week during the 2014 Summer. It was perfect for both seasons, as is Alton and its surrounding areas. This comfortable cottage is fully equipped to a high standard, is spotlessly clean, a short stroll to the village and countryside. Its in a great... more

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely review. I know Alton and the surrounding area has a special place in your heart, so it is a pleasure and a privilege to have you both in our cottage and to know that you love it just as much as I do! Hope to see you again soon? more

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Listed since : Jul 2014
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