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Courtyard Cottage In Beautiful Rural Location

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Cottage in Cholmondeley, Tarporley, Cheshire, England, UK - Cheshire Cottage On The Edge Of The Cholmondeley Castle Estate

Pretty courtyard cottage overlooking garden and fields with private access and parking. In a glorious quiet location but within easy reach to many places. Located one mile from the main A.49 near Cholmondeley Castle.

Four Stables available for Local horse events.

Tennis court in garden easily accessible from cottage.

Not far from North Wales for good walks and Mountaineering and a day trip to a beach.

Judy Bromley-Davenport
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
March 5, 2018

About Judy Bromley-Davenport

I live in Cheshire with my husband and we have 3 children and 2 dogs a pug and a labrador. My husband works at home and in Manchester on legal cases and I work from home on various projects and do alot of charity work.

Judy Bromley-Davenport purchased this cottage in 2001

Why Judy Bromley-Davenport chose Malpas

We used to live in North-East Cheshire, but have always wanted to live in South Cheshire as it is nearer to Wales and we like being near to the Sandstone Trail for walking, also good golf courses like Portal and Delamere are nearby.

Our house is on the Cholmondeley Castle Estate which we love and we often go into Cholmondeley Park to walk in the beautiful gardens and see the rare breeds of animals.

We are also very keen racegoers and frequently go the Chester racecourse.

There are a number of very good pubs nearby.

We are only 25 minutes from Crewe station and yet in the most beautiful quiet spot.

What makes this cottage unique

A lovely location. Very quiet and well away from the roads and traffic.

Use of a astro turf tennis court.

Access to many sporting activities: Riding, Golf, tennis, polo, racing at Chester and Bangor throughout the year, motor-racing (Oulton Park) Delamere Forest for cycling and Go-Ape.

The picturesque small towns of Tarporley and Malpas are nearby and are well worth a visit.

Manchester and Airport 50 minutes

Liverpool Airport 40 minutes


Malpas Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
  • Bathroom-bath with taps and shower unit attached, WC and basin.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom with twin bed. 2 beds can be installed in the living room or one bed and a cot as required also sofa bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountaineering
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: One twin bedroom one cot and 2 beds can be installed in the living room if required. Sofa bed Outside: There are some garden chairs and a table available for the cottage and a barbecue, also use of an astro turf tennis court. Utility Room: Ironing board, iron, dustpan and brush, broom, mop cleaning equipment and hoover. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: towels and linen are provided and the property is cleaned twice weekly and the linen is washed according to the length of time our guests are staying and what they require.


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Courtyard Cottage In Beautiful Rural Location
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews

Courtyard cottage was the perfect venue to enjoy a country Christmas .We had a super time

  • 5 of 5

Courtyard cottage is set in gently rolling Cheshire countryside in the delightful grounds of a farm on the edge of the Cholmondeley estate .It is very well appointed with good quality linens and comfortable furniture .The kitchen is well equipped so that we were able to host festive meals for our family who came to visit .

Judy is very considerate of her guests needs and does her best to ensure that they have everything that they might require .We had a generous welcome pack on our arrival which included eggs from the chickens in the garden and champagne to help us celebrate .We were provided with a barrow load of well seasoned logs so that we could enjoy roaring fires in the wood burning stove and make the cottage really cosy and warm .

Our spaniel Otto enjoyed his morning walks around the paddock and exploring the local paths and bridleways .

We thoroughly enjoyed our deep mid winter stay and hope to go back in the spring or summer when we imagine the countryside is lush and full of wildlife .

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always rewarding to have lovely reviews. Courtyard Cottage is cosy and tucked away in a quiet and beautiful location but easily accessible to all the local attractions. Many of our guests come back each year for different events or just for a long weekend. We look forward to welcoming you to this glorious part of Cheshire.
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Cosy cottage in an idyllic location

  • 5 of 5

We booked for a week and were lucky enough to be able to extend to 12 days. What a find this cosy cottage was. All the amenities one could wish for. Comfortable beds. The linens were changed twice while we were there so always crisp and fresh. Plenty of hot water for bathing and an airing cupboard filled with warm fluffy towels. Judy, the owner, is delightful and was there to welcome us on arrival. A thoughtful hamper of breakfast items surprised us especially as it included croissants and fresh ground coffee. Even marmalade and jam were provided in pretty serving containers. The patio table and chairs are perfectly located for relaxing evening glass of wine while enjoying the beautiful scenery. We definitely want to return. Thank you, Judy for sharing your lovely corner of Cheshire!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, peaceful retreat

  • 5 of 5

Owner meet us when we arrived. There was a generous, unexpected, welcome pack. The accommodation was very clean and no shortage of hot water. Dish washer, washing machine and dryer, microwave, fridge, cooker all insitu along with a great log burning fire. The owners also provided TV DVD and a selection of DVDs. I don't think this accommodation could be improved, with seating outside as well for a glass of wine as the sun set. Just perfect!! Cholmondeley Castle gardens make a great visit as does the Cholmondeley Arms pub, both nearby.

What a beautiful corner of England.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect Cosy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Lovely Warm Cosy Cottage,In A Total Peaceful and Beautiful area. Excellent Places

To Eat Close By, Or Everything You Need If You Want to Cook In.

We were Welcomed On Our Arrival. Judy The Lovely Lady Who Owns The

Cottage, Had got A little Welcome Hamper For Us. So Thoughtful. The Cottage

Itself was Perfect for us.It is Provided With Everything You Need.The Two Of Us, And The Two Dogs Were Very Happy. Would We Go Back Again? Yes Definitely.Very Peaceful, Tranquil, and A Beautiful Part Of Endland

Thank-you Judy

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic location - wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely beautiful place to stay. Full of cosy character and lovely and peaceful. Judy was just lovely - gave our daughter some insect repellent as she was scared of wasps and hunted for some spare tennis rackets so we could play tennis on her tennis court. She even had a breakfast pack waiting for us in the cottage on our arrival. Nothing was too much trouble! We will definitely return again and hopefully stay longer next time.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

The cottage was cosy, comfortable and had every amenity we could have wished for. Judy had left provisions for generous breakfasts and the surroundings were gorgeous and peaceful. We were in the area for an equestrian competition so only sampled the Cholmondely Arms for dinner. Highly recommended!

Would certainly recommend the property.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Liverpool and Manchester
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Restaurants in Tarporley
Nearest Beach
40 Miles
Colwyn Bay
Car: necessary


Manchester Airport 1 hour by car. Liverpool Airport 40 minutes by car.


Chester 25 minutes by car Malpas 10 minutes. Tarporley 10 minutes. Liverpool 40 minutes. Manchester 1 hour. The Potteries 35 minutes. Shrewsbry 40 minutes.

Further Details:

Wonderful shops in Tarporley. Castles: Cholmondeley, Beeston, Peckfortan all within 2-3 miles. Walks on the Sandstone trail. Delamere Forest: cycling, walking riding and Go - Ape. Chester Zoo and Cheshire Oaks retail outlet park near Chester.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes
Notes on prices:
£100 per night that would include welcome pack breakfast upon arrival for 2 people.
2 beds can be put up in the living room for an extra charge of £20 per person per night.
Please ring 07815 199 702 for further enquiries.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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