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Flo's Cottage

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Lounge / Dining Room
Large South facing secure garden
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
Flo's Cottage is a 19th century, south facing, agricultural estate workers' cottage. This two bedroomed cottage has been renovated to a high standard by the owners. It retains many of the original features: beamed ceilings, open cast-iron fireplaces and the charm and relaxed atmosphere of a rural setting. Accommodation The Cottage provides a comfortable, non-smoking, two bedroomed, centrally heated family accommodation. (all fuel included in the rent). Off street parking for two cars. Wireless internet connection. The Living /Dining Room. A comfortable lounge with exposed beams and central heating, with a traditional cast-iron tiled open fireplace. The room is equipped with Freeview TV and DVD player, cottage suite, dining table and chairs. French doors lead to a patio, outdoor eat...Flo's Cottage is a 19th century, south facing, agricultural estate workers' cottage. This two bedroomed cottage has been renovated to a high standard by the owners. It retains many of the original features: beamed ceilings, open cast-iron fireplaces and the charm and relaxed atmosphere of a rural setting. Accommodation The Cottage provides a comfortable, non-smoking, two bedroomed, centrally heated family accommodation. (all fuel included in the rent). Off street parking for two cars. Wireless internet connection. The Living /Dining Room. A comfortable lounge with exposed beams and central heating, with a traditional cast-iron tiled open fireplace. The room is equipped with Freeview TV and DVD player, cottage suite, dining table and chairs. French doors lead to a patio, outdoor eating and seating area, BBQ and large south facing garden. The Kitchen The exposed beamed kitchen is modernised to a high standard with a range of base units, fridge, cooker with ceramic hob and double oven, dishwasher, microwave, toaster and electric kettle. The cottage is fully equipped including towels and tea towels. Hallway and Cloakroom The hallway is off the living room, leading to the stairs and downstairs cloakroom with WC and wash hand basin. Bathroom The family bathroom, has a bath with an electric shower over, WC and wash hand basin. Bedroom one Traditionally furnished with double bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers. Travel cot available. Towels and bed linen provided Bedroom two Full size double bed with single bed above, wardrobe and chest of drawers. Towels and bed linen providedMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath
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About the Owner
John w
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 16 December 2019

We felt at home, the owner was an exquisite courtesy, the delightful house above the spectacles, everything was taken care of and new easy to reach and for our needs in an ideal location. We appreciated the tranquility of the place, the kindness of the...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank massimot210
Reviewed 24 August 2019

We stayed here for one week, the cottage is exceptionally well equipped and has a beautiful garden. It is full of character and just perfect as a base for exploring the area. The owners live next door and are very welcoming. We would highly recommend...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank sceneryWestMidlands
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2019

Thank you for your lovely review, we are so pleased that you found Flo's Cottage met your needs and that you enjoyed the garden. Kind regards John and Heather

Reviewed 5 April 2019

We had a lovely midweek break, Heather was there to greet us and show us around. The cottage is comfortable, homely, very well equipped and has a spacious garden the welcome pack was very good. Averham is a small village near the river, the pub...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank HowardP320
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2019

Thank you for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you and we are delighted that Flo's Cottage met all your needs. Best wishes Heather

Reviewed 20 September 2018

Very close to good pub and all necessary shops in Newark and also plenty of interesting places to visit. Good walking along the Trent accessible from the cottage on foot. John is very welcoming and friendly.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Michael D
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for reviewing Flo's Cottage. We are very pleased that you found the cottage comfortable and met all your needs and that you enjoyed the walks along the River Trent.

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We spent two weeks on this peaceful place. Owner very kind and cottage well equipped. Located close to Newark with in the headboard many attraction to visit.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Bruna G
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review Flo's Cottage. It was lovely to meet your family. We are very pleased to hear that the cottage met your needs. John & Heather

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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

All we can say is excellent peaceful quite plenty of local walks and all the information was provided by John and Heather will try and go back in near future

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Rohit R
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you for your review. It was lovely to meet you and very pleased that your stay was excellent in every way. We hope you will visit us again.. John and Heather

Reviewed 20 August 2017

A warm welcome from John and Heather greeted us on arrival. A beautifully thought out cottage with everything you could possibly need. Access to the washing machine was a god send! Our kids loved the garden especially the swings, with plenty of room to run...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank rebeccacburt
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank for your enthusiastic and positive review of Flo's Cottage. We are very pleased that the cottage met your needs and that the children enjoyed the play equipment.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

There is a real friendly feel to this cottage, beautifully surrounded by green space, with an enclosed garden for outdoor play. The cottage itself is light and airy, with a well equipped kitchen, and everything you need to make your stay comfortable. The owners have...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank chriscarr1952
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for your review of Flo's Cottage and look forward to your return visit. It was lovely to see the grandchildren enjoying the garden. John and Heather

Reviewed 19 August 2017

Flo's Cottage is a perfect place to spend a relaxing holiday. Everything was provided to make our stay very comfortable. The garden was a wonderful bonus. We visited a number of the local attractions and found the Workhouse in Southwell very interesting. Thank you John...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Jill H
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

We are very pleased that you found Flo's Cottage a perfect and comfortable place to stay. Your review is very much appreciated. John and Heather

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Lovely cottage with friendly and helpfull owners nearby. Large garden. We loved visiting Newark, Soutwell and Lincoln. Enjoyed staying here.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Jacoline B
John W, VR Owner at Flo's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your review it was lovely meeting you and were pleased that you enjoyed visiting our area. John and Heather

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Playground
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Flo's Cottage is situated in the quiet village of Averham just 5 minutes walking distance from the River Trent. The Norman church sits on the bank of the river with views of the market town of Newark. There are two restaurants in the neighbouring village of Kelham: The Kelham House Country Manor Hotel and The Fox pub are within walking distance (one mile) of the cottage. There are shops and supermarkets in Southwell (Co-op) and the larger town of Newark (Morrisons, Asda and Waitrose) On arrival there will be a welcome pack: milk, bread, cheese, tea, coffee. The area is ideal for walking and cycling with many marked footpaths and bridleways including the Trent Way. In the nearby villages and towns there are golf courses, leisure centres with swimming pools and a full range of sporting ...
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