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  • Views from garden over to Dartmoor
    Views from garden over to Dartmoor
    Views from garden over to Dartmoor
    Enter the Victorian Railway Station through the original doors of the Ticketing Hall
    The lounge with original working fireplace
    The atmospheric platform complete with luggage and baskets
    The entrance looking through to the kitchen
    Property description
    Tavistock
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    The quirky cottage was originally the Ticketing Hall within Tavistock Railway Station. It has been restored and transformed into a 5 Star Gold (Visit Britain 2011/2012) holiday cottage for four people.

    We are situated in the perfect location from which to enjoy beautiful views over Dartmoor and Tavistock, the market town is just a short stroll away. Facilities include Wi-Fi, Sky TV, I-pod docking station and ample parking.

    The cottage accommodates four people within a double room and a twin bedroom with en suite. The family bathroom features a luxurious cast iron double ended bath. The cottage also has its own section of the original platform, with the Victorian decorated ironwork and beautiful canopy, under which a BBQ can be enjoyed.

    The beautiful Victorian tiled entrance porch...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Staffed Property
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The Ticketing Hall has one family bathroom and a shower room en-suite.
    It sleeps up to four people, in one double bedroom and one twin room, plus a young child (in a cot).
    It is decorated in a traditional Victorian style.
    The Ticketing Hall is located in the centre of the Station.
    The spacious entrance hall is laid with beautiful Victorian tiles.
    The original panelling and ticket windows remain and now form a wall between the lounge and kitchen diner. The lounge retains the original close boarded vaulted ceiling, a sky light streams sunlight into the room and additional lighting is provided by a chandelier.
    The original Victorian cast iron fireplace with fire and over mantel takes pride of place.
    Leather sofas and Victorian furniture help recreate a Victorian feel, reminiscent of the...
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    Listing #HL66588 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    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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mabel l
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

From being met at the door by the friendly owner until we checked out we had a perfect stay.Everything was 5 star as promised and met up to our expectations. The additional touches ,fresh cake and provisions were most welcome . Thank you we will certainly return.Mabel and Paul (Loch Lomond ) more

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olney
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20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

It was a privilege to stay in this wonderful property in a stunning location. The owners have restored the old station sympathetically to provide modern, comfortable accommodation and their attention to detail made our stay even more special. We were personally welcomed and shown round our holiday home. Food and drink essentials were waiting for us. We will look forward... more

JoyceA66
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2011 for a stay in October 2011
1
person found this review helpful

We can't say enough about how comfortable we were staying at the Tavistock Railway cottages, specifically in the Ticketing Hall. Colin and Jenny have done a remarkable job of converting the railway station into several cottages, keeping the personality of the rail station but at the same time supplying modern conveniences and comfort. The bed was extremely comfortable which is... more

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