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A Peaceful Cottage In The Country With A Historical Royal Connection.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Cottage near Dry Doddington, Nr. Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, England - Luxury Self Catering Cottage, Leics, Lincs & Notts Borders, Ostlers Cottage

Situated on the borders of Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire Ostlers Cottage is a 2011 conversion, comfortably and tastefully furnished and suitable for both summer and winter lets. To the front of the cottage is a courtyard area with private and secure parking. A haven for wildlife, the estate is home to owls, bats, hares, pheasants, moorhens, and occasionally a deer herd in the back of the fields. The farm sits in 32 acres of grassland, peaceful and quiet and the perfect place to relax.

Property Manager
Mrs. Jean Townsend
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
5 May, 2017

About Mrs. Jean Townsend

Jean is a semi-retired lecturer and an adult education tutor.She specializes in Medieval History. Her family have farmed for many generations. She enjoys meeting people and will help in any way she can to make your stay at Ostlers Cottage comfortable and interesting.

Mrs. Jean Townsend purchased this cottage in 1960

Why Mrs. Jean Townsend chose Newark & Sherwood

Ostlers Cottage is a superb conversion from stable and Victorian servants accommodation. We are in our 6th year of highly successful trading as a holiday cottage business.Our reviews consistently rate 9.5 or 10 and we have a long list of delighted guests; business customers as well as holiday makers return here each year. Our business ethic is to be the best; to have delighted customers every time.

What makes this cottage unique

Ostlers Cottage is situated on a 32 acre farm on a quiet country lane, less than 2 miles from the main A1. Apart from sheep residing in nearby fields, the farm is non-working. So if it's absolute peace and quiet, a lovely property, easy access to a wealth of interesting events,towns, cities, and National Trust properties then Ostlers Cottage is for you. I look forward to seeing you soon. Jean.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Newark in Nottinghamshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathrooms, each with WC, hand basin, shower, and in the second en-suite, a bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Two beautiful bedrooms, (one twin and one double) have their own en-suite bathroom, the singles bedroom en suite also has a bath.
  • Television ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: Ostlers Cottage is Pet friendly. We welcome one well behaved pet. This is a non-smoking property. We want your stay with us to be as special as possible. If you have any special requests or need help planning your holiday please ask. Outside: To the rear of Ostlers Cottage is a private orchard with patio, seats, table and barbecue. Utility Room: The utility room has a new Bosch washing machine, and Bosch Clothes Drier. Also a steam iron and ironing board, vacuum cleaner. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Our rate includes all central heating costs with continuous hot water on demand. We provide Towels and all bed linen, a cot and high chair is available upon request.



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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
24 Jun 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
29 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
26 Aug 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
28 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
new year
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
We require a £150 (non-refundable) deposit to secure the booking. The balance is due 6 weeks before your holiday starts.

We also ask for a good housekeeping deposit of £100 which is refundable subject to the cottage being left damage free.

Payment: Payments can be made by cheque (payable to Mrs J Townsend), Bank transfer is available please ask for details.

Changeover Day:
Weekly Holidays are from Saturday – Saturday. Short stay last minute bookings (within 14 days of arrival) are sometimes available. Your arrival time is from 4pm and the departure time is before 10am. Bookings for dates between 7th November and 30th March should be booked direct to Jean Townsend, Westborough Lodge Farm, Near Newark, NG23 5HP. Tel 01400 281289, e.mail ian.townsend@talktalk.net Late bookings (within 14 days of arrival) may also be booked direct to us all the year round. If your required dates are after 30th March and before 7th November please book through our agent Cottages 4 You (google "Ostlers 28990" to book.) Our excellent reviews are on this site (revoo) Part weeks may rarely be available.

pre pay by cheque or BACS. Telephone 01400 281289 for details. You may wish to book this cottage on"Cottages.com" site....Google "Ostlers 28990" will take you to the correct page. Their contact number 0345 2681126. Our excellent reviews are on this site, press (Revoo") I very much look forward to meeting you. Best Wishes Jean.

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