View towards the property
View towards the property, patio area and garden
Lounge/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Lounge area with woodburner
Lounge area with woodburner
Open-plan living accomodaiton
Kitchen/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
En-suite shower room with WC
Enjoy the large shared garden paddock perfect for exercising pets
View towards the property over the garden
View towards the property
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The Lantern,

Calstock (2mls W), Cornwall
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A charming cottage tucked away in a tranquil and picturesque village
  • Just a short walk from two local pubs, both of which offer a warm welcome and an extensive menu
  • Ideal for exploring the treasures of both Cornwall and Devon
  • Just a short drive from Dartmoor, Plymouth and Tavistock
  • A great base for visiting the Tamar Valley
  • Perfect for beautiful countryside walks
Property code: THLAN

Charming single-storey cottage tucked away in the quaint village of Metherell, an ideal place to stay for anyone seeking a peaceful break

Located on the border of Cornwall and Devon, this is an ideal base for touring both the north and south coasts and all the many treasures in between. From your doorstep there are a host of walks that lead you through the Tamar Valley, with its World Heritage status, and the rugged Dartmoor National Park. Cotehele National Trust property is less than a mile away. The historic town of Tavistock with its pannier market isn't far away and offers a wealth of restaurants, pubs, shops as well as cinema and swimming pool.

On entering this spacious single-storey property, which is located next to the Owners Georgian Country Home, you will be greeted with the beautiful wooden panelling and exposed beams and will find yourself in the inviting lounge/kitchen/dining area. You can relax in the cosy and welcoming lounge, with TV/DVD and snuggle up in front of the charming traditional wood burner. The dining area is pleasantly situated by the double French doors which lead out onto the patio. Moving across to the kitchen, you will find everything you will need including an electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine. Just off the lounge/kitchen/diner you will find the comfy double bedroom complete with TV and en-suite shower room with WC.

Stepping outside from the living area, you can relax and unwind in the delightful enclosed garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ. You will also have access to the large shared exercise paddock for pets, and even a hot and cold outdoor shower for dogs. There is ample off-road parking available just outside the cottage for cars.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 1 double bedroom with TV
  • 1 en-suite shower room with WC
  • Wood burner in lounge area (first basket of logs included)
  • TV/DVD and iPod dock in lounge area
  • Electric oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer in kitchen area
  • Washing machine housed in separate cupboard
  • Bed linen included
  • Electric and central heating included 
  • Enclosed patio with garden furniture and BBQ, access to a large shared exercise area for pets
  • Off-road parking available
  • Wi-Fi available
  • 2 dogs welcome (regret no dangerous breeds)
  • Hot and cold outdoor dog shower available
  • Local food can be ordered by Tuesday for delivery to the holiday let on Friday
  • Special offers at the local pub are available, please enquire for details
  • Supermarket home delivery available to this address
  • Beach 15 miles, shop 2 miles, 2 pubs within walking distance

This property joined our collection in 2013 and is managed by Julie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.1
Overall equipment
4.3
Overall comfort
4.3
Overall location
4.4

Reviewed by Sarah, 29th December 2017

The Lantern is a very comfortable and well appointed cottage, ideal for a couple and 1 large or 2 smaller dogs to enjoy walks straight from the cottage along local footpaths or a short drive to Cotehele Estate. The 2 local pubs are excellent and dog friendly, as is the Tamar Inn at Calstock. The cottage itself has a very comfy bed, an excellent shoRead morewer and a lovely log burning stove but logs are charged at 5/basket so budget for that! Hide

Reviewed by Susan, 23rd September 2017

Nice small cottage with a small garden, not 4 star, needs a spring clean Pub across the paddock and stream,

Reviewed by J, 21st July 2017

Fantastic dog friendly cottage with great facilities on site including an easy access paddock for dog. Very well located venue to get around Cornwall. Great walks at Tamar Trails maybe 10 minutes drive away which includes a rugged mobility scooter to hire. Walk to pub with great beer and food a minute and a half away. Really quiet venue. Lovely locRead moreation. Hide

Reviewed by Anne, 30th June 2017

The cottage was lovely and well equipped and the village is so quiet. The owners were great as were the resident dogs especially Frankie. Everything was well thought out with good information on things to do and places to eat overall a very pleasant stay

Reviewed by Sean, 19th May 2017

Another fantastic holiday - many thanks to JP, Fiona and the girls (especially Frankie)! This is what life ought to be about. Very friendly locals, great pubs within a few minutes walk and all within an area of outstanding natural beauty - the Tamar Valley. Love it!!!

Reviewed by Juliet , 14th April 2017

Lovely little cottage, hidden in beautiful Cornwall. We received a warm welcome from the owner, plenty of useful information in the cottage. Overall very enjoyable stay.

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Photos

View towards the property
View towards the property, patio area and garden
Lounge/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Lounge area with woodburner
Lounge area with woodburner
Open-plan living accomodaiton
Kitchen/dining area with access to the patio and garden
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
Bedroom with en-suite shower and WC
En-suite shower room with WC
Enjoy the large shared garden paddock perfect for exercising pets
Show 1 moreView towards the property over the garden

Location

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