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Porter's Office, Tavistock

  • Th original Porter's Office is now a delightul comfortable cosy cottage
    Th original Porter's Office is now a delightul comfortable cosy cottage
    Th original Porter's Office is now a delightul comfortable cosy cottage
    Enjoy al fresco meals with the gas bbq provided under the platform
    Comfortable Duresta settees in the lounge
    The original sash windows with coloured glass and original exterior doors
    Another view of the lounge with oak staircase leading to first floor
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    5* gold accommodation in restored Porter's Office of Tavistock North Railway Station.
    Think 'Brief Encounters', 'Hound of the Baskervilles', 'Sherlock Holmes', 'Rosamund Pilcher'.
    The station sits overlooking Tavistock and Dartmoor with an air of mystery, but a very warm welcome awaits the station's guests in its very comfortable and well appointed accommodation with lots of 'extras'.
    Ideal for couples
    you can just relax in the cottage with a good book or film, or explore Dartmoor and all that it has to offer. 40 minutes from Plymouth and 60 minutes from Exeter, perfectly situated for golf, walking, cycling, exploring Dartmoor

    As seen on Channel 4.

    The 5* Porter's Office in Old Tavistock Railway Station is a spacious and tastefully...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (2)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Yard
    • Staffed Property
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    * Stay in classically stylish accommodation in a quirky venue.
    * Admire the period features including the original platform canopy with ornate ironwork.
    * Relax in the sumptuous slipper baths.
    * Read a book, play a game or catch up on a movie from the library.
    * Cook up a feast in the fully equipped kitchen.
    * Dock your i-pod and listen to the music throughout the house on the numerous music
    * Surf the net using the complimentary broadband.
    * Stay in with a tub of popcorn and watch a movie on Sky.
    Listing #HL66639 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Plymouth: 11.8 mi
    Railway: Plymouth: 14.3 mi
    Ferry: Plymouth: 16.2 mi
    Directions to Old Tavistock Railway Station:

    At the end of the southbound M5 take the A30, signposted Okehampton/Bodmin. Travel along the A30 for approximately 27 miles/43 km’s.

    After the Okehampton junction take the next exit, the A386 to Tavistock.

    We can also recommend travelling by train or coach. There are regular bus services to Plymouth and local villages. The Station is perfectly positioned to enjoy cycling and hiking around Tavistock, Dartmoor and the surrounding areas as well as being 2 minutes walk into the town.

    Should you prefer to drive we can provide details of hire car companies including self drive and chauffer driven luxury cars.

    Plymouth, Exeter and Newquay are local airports served by www.airsouthwest.com www.flybe.com and www.thomson.co.uk
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 22.4 mi.
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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2015

Every aspect of this property is 5*! We were particularly impressed by quality of beds and bed linen, also bathroom towels. Kitchen is fully equipped, again everything in it is very good quality - no chipped, stained crockery (we have found these in some properties!). Location is ideal for the centre of Tavistock, which itself is a charming town. Lots... more

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Hello Mr and Mrs Rand thank you for your review and it's nice to know our hard work is appreciated. Very best wishes Jenny more

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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

You enter the railway station through electric gates, once in the drive the memories of our traditional railway stations come flooding back. The station itself sits high above Tavistock town, with a pathway twisting down towards the centre, which takes 2 mins in the car. Once inside the Porters cabin you are greeted with a beautifully restored high quality building.... more

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

I have been trying to find somewhere to stay in the Dartmoor area for many years that I would return on a regular basis. In forty years of searching this is the first time I have found somewhere I would very much like to return. Good location for access to Dartmoor, Plymouth and the surrounding Tamar area, plenty of good... more

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