Once the gatehouse of the entrance to the local Manor house and built by a priest in 1852, Warleigh Lodge has been renovated and now presents a high standard of accommodation within a rural setting. With views across the Tamar to Cornwall and the surrounding countryside, Warleigh Lodge offers a tranquil haven but is only a 10 minute drive away from Plymouth. Dartmoor, championship golf courses, English Heritage and National Trust properties are all within a 15 minute drive. The accommodation (all on one level), includes master bedroom with 4 poster and en suite bathroom, double bedroom with King size bed, twin bedroom, family bathroom, kitchen, lounge (with open fire) with gas fired central heating throughout. The property has been recently improved with a brand new kitchen and a conservatory dining room with panoramic views across the surrounding countryside. The conservatory has double sliding doors so that you feel as if you are outside in the garden! It also has a sofa bed (with sleeping area 3' 8" wide) and a 3' fold up bed allowing temporary additional sleeping opportunities. There is additional electric heating provided in the conservatory to ensure that it is warm inside even if it is snowing outside! Private parking for 2 cars within the grounds. Maximum 2 well behaved dogs allowed charged at £20.00 each per week or part thereof. The garden is part laid to lawn and partly left wild to encourage local wildlife. We have seen in the garden pheasants, bats, hedgehogs and the garden overlooks the local farm where sheep frequently graze.
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- Minimum Stay3 - 7 nights
Warleigh Lodge,Tamerton Foliot, Plymouth.Quiet location, Near Dartmoor, National Trust. 3 beds, 2 bathrooms. Dogs welcome
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- Jun 18, 2018
About Barry Morris
I live in England with my wife, two children, dog and two cats. My wife and I both work but enjoy taking our holidays in Spain for the weather, food and way of life and the West Country for peace and tranquility.
Barry Morris purchased this Cottage in 2008
Why Barry Morris chose Plymouth
Only a few minutes away from the A38 (the dual carriageway road that runs across Devon) but in the countryside - that is one of the great benefits of Warleigh Lodge. Cornwall is 10 minutes away, Dartmoor is 10 minutes away, Plymouth Town Centre is 20 minutes away and we can get to The Eden Project in an hour. Golf courses abound locally, National Trust and English Heritage properties are all within easy reach. Water sports, archery, go kart racing, steam railways are all in this area. There are also some famous beaches nearby. But most of all, is the peace and tranquility.
What makes this Cottage unique
Peace and tranquility in a property that has character. Views of the across rolling countryside on 3 sides of the Lodge. In the mornings you awake to birdsong. Breakfast in the new conservatory looking across the river or enjoy a glass of wine of an evening and watch the sunset - your choice. In the winter, warm yourself in front of the roaring log fire in the lounge.
Fabulous property. Warm, spacious and well equipped. Stunning views and lovely garden. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to anyone and I would definitely like to stay again!
Many thanks for your kind words. It has been a pleasure to deal with you as you responded immediately every time we contacted you. Thank you for leaving the Lodge in such good order, you are welcome to return at any future date
Perfect location, comfortable stay
The property suited us really well. Everything was as described and the view from the conservatory was spellbinding. Our dog loved the garden too.
Many thanks and hope to return.
Lovely well cared for accommodation in a beautiful setting.
Spotlessly clean and full of character, this property was perfect for our short visit to the area, the location was great for walking the dog and the garden was well tended and pet safe.
A real hidden gem!
Regular visitor and I always stay here. Comfortable, quiet and a great location if you want to get out and about, or just take a break from everything!
Thank you for your comments - feedback is always appreciated. You leave the Lodge in excellent order so are always welcome to return. Thank you!
Lovely, comfortable place to stay
Lovely little house and the conservatory is a great addition and a nice place to sit with your morning coffee with a really pretty view. Immaculately clean house and a very peaceful location with some lovely walks on your doorstep and easy access to surrounding areas. Will definitely return to this one!
Excellent location great for walks and excellent views.
Excellent location great views from the house and gardens. Very comfy beds. Recently renovated bathrooms very luxurious with plenty of hot water. Well equipped kitchen but Limited storage so don't arrive with a big shop. Loads to do in the area. The one rainy day we went wedding dress shopping in the morning and to the aquarium in the afternoon. Totness on the steam train from buckfastleigh was great fun, go and look at the abbey on your way home. Tavistock but not mondays when the shops are shut as we discovered! We had a lovely family gathering at the house which was clean and comfortable. Thank you
Approxmately 20 minute drive away.
Exeter 50 minute drive away. Warleigh Lodge is 2 miles North of the A38 at Plymouth so is easy to find. It is located in Devon but overlooks Cornwall giving easy access to both.
Plymouth (town centre) 20 minutes by car. Park and ride available.
Nearest supermarket is Tesco just 10 minutes away. All major supermarkets are available in Plymouth. Local shops and local pubs are a 5 minute walk away.
Additional information about rental rates
Booking Notes: Booking deposit is £250. Remainder due 90 days before arrival date. We reserve the right to request a larger deposit for busy periods such as school holidays. A cleaning deposit of £200 is additional and is required when the balance is paid. It is fully refundable within 7 days of departure subject to the condition in which the property is left on departure and also no damage. Property must be left clean and tidy for full refund. Rental includes linen, towels, electricity etc. Dogs are £20.00 extra each, per week. Changeover Day: Usually Friday or Monday. Short breaks are available and start day is flexible. Short breaks are charged at 65% of the 7 night price. We do accept single night bookings on occasion - prices and availability available on request only. Notes on prices: Discounts available to returning guests who left the property in good order or for bookings of longer than 7 nights