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LOAFER'S GLORY! ...Historic and charming stone cottage with breath taking views!

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Property
house
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Franklin - Loafer's Glory

2 bedroom, 1 bath stone cottage with countryside views!

LOAFER'S GLORY...My renovated stone cottage sits in the historic Village of Leiper's Fork. It is located 8 miles from Historic Franklin Main Street and 35 minutes from downtown Nashville. Its situated on a knoll with large oak trees and breath taking views! It features hardwood floors, exposed beams, quaint and charming furnishings, a king size master bedroom and secondary queen bedroom. Home has large bathroom featuring carrera marble and travertine tile with seamless glass doors! Come, relax on my front porch and watch the days go by!

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Sandy Dorris
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
2 December, 2016
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About Sandy Dorris

Living in this area for years now has been such a wonderful experience for me. I am so happy to now have LOAFER'S GLORY to share with others so they too can enjoy stepping back in time in the quaint little Village of Leiper's Fork. Down home feel, live music in the village, quaint shops , art galleries, good eating, friendly people, close to downtown square of Franklin, peaceful and quiet times sitting on front porch sipping your morning coffee, or sight seeing to Natchez Trace, downtown Nashville....wineries close by.. trail riding, you name it.

I am looking forward to sharing my little piece of heaven with others so they too may experience what rural Leiper's Fork has to offer.

Being retired now gives me more opportunity to share my cottage and village with you....LOAFER'S GLORY is waiting to give you the royal pamper experience. I am all about sharing the "glory!"

Sandy Dorris purchased this house in 2013

Why Sandy Dorris chose Tennessee

This property has everything to offer you, my guests, the best of everything. It is located in the quaint little village of Leiper's Fork which is know "world wide" as the place to visit. People come here from far and near just to experience the down home feeling of staying in a rural town yet so close to so many things to do. Everyone who visits always tell me they wanted to stay longer, they want to come back for a return stay, and yes "they want to move here." It happens over and over and I do get many return guests. So my little stone cottage, LOAFER'S GLORY, lets me share everything about this area with all who choose to stay here. My cottage has been designed and appointed with YOU in mind. Great thought has gone in to making it warm, comfortable, and inviting. It sits nestled back on the property making it very quiet and peaceful, allows you to sit on front or side porch and no one sees you enjoying your relaxing time, and is 2 minutes from all that goes on in the village ie: live music, quaint shopping, a variety of places to eat, trails to ride or hike, wineries, art galleries, sightings of many famous artists who have chosen this community to live in just because they can appreciate it's beauty and the people here who allow them their personal privacy . LOAFER'S GLORY is situated right where it needs to be for the perfect get away for my current and future guests. Wanna drive to the square of downtown Nashville then you can be there in 8 minutes, wanna drive to downtown Nashville then you can be there in 25 minutes,,,,,but guarantee you will always want to return to Loafer's Glory Cottage to just chill and relax...until time to get up and go again or just sit a spell. i look forward to sharing my gem of a cottage with you soon.

What makes this house unique

Fantastic views, cool shade from the many trees, garage parking for guest cars. Private setting nestled back from the road. Close to all that goes on in the village of Leiper's Fork.

Totally renovated and updated with everything one could wish for in their VRBO get away. It was truly designed with my guests in mind.... Come and see for yourself and you will find it is exactly as you see in the pictures.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(64 traveller reviews)

LOAFER'S GLORY! ...Historic and charming stone cottage with breath taking views!
average rating of 4.984375 based on 64 reviews
5

Comfy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

The Loafer's cottage is a special place of comfort and beauty. The cottage is set up on a hill so you look over a valley of beauty. We spent a couple hours on the porch chatting and enjoying the view. It felt like we were in a 5 star suite with the interior decor, comfortable beds, granite counter tops and gas fireplace. We loved the location as it is not too far from Franklin. One of my daughter's commented, "What a perfect place for an autumn get away."

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

We seriously didn't want to leave the beautiful cottage!! The design & decor is stunning!! We cannot wait to book this again next year (for longer this time)!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Simply Delightful!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd visit here, even better than last year, more improvements. So relaxing sitting on the front porch. The hosts are extremely accommodating. See you next year!!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Would stay again and again!!

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is just darling. It was the perfect place for our family while in town for a family wedding. Our kids loved running around outside and hanging out on the porch. Other family members who dropped by all fell in love with it as well. Great job on the decor- just perfect!! Thank you for sharing your cozy cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Indiana
5

So much better than staying in a hotel!

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with this cozy little place. Where do I start listing what we liked?

Very clean. The linens were awesome. The towels were soft and plush. Loved the rain shower!

We didn't use the kitchen but it was well stocked with everything you would need for cooking your own meals.

If you are looking for a unique place to stay this is the place.

We only have two negative things:

1) there wasn't anyplace to put your clothes. We just left everything in our suitcases.

2) the distance to Franklin & Nashville was farther than we thought it was going to be.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exceptional

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed this cottage for a few days recently. Perfection. Every need has been anticipated. We are already planning our next stay.

Paul & Kim

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
BNA
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Franklin,
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
TN-840
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Puckett's ,Country Boy, Sugars a. Bakery,
Car: necessary

LOAFER'S GLORY stone cottage is located in the Village of Historic Leiper's Fork, minutes from world famous first location of Puckett's Grocery, Country Boy Restaurant and Sugars a. Bakery. Also a variety of shops and boutiques...Village Vintage and Homegoods, Serenity Maison, West & Co. Island Cowgirl, Finds in the Fork, Wonderlust clothing, David Arms Art Gallery Leipers Fork Art Gallery,and a soon to open a new Health and Beauty Spa.

Minutes from Tn Route 840 and I-65. Short 8 minute drive to downtown Franklin square, and 30 minute drive to downtown Nashville.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Franklin, Tennessee

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£393
for 2 nights
From
£134
From
£156
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,625
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £47
cleaning fee £79
Tax Rate 13.25%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Franklin, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1059 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • rural ...
  • village ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Notes:
If you have a need for a personal drive to take you to downtown Nashville, Franklin, or to airport call James Moore. 615-479-2183 . You can discuss with him you needs and make reservations to use his service. They are not paid by the cottage. He charges by the hour with a 3 hour minimum....$50 per hour + tip. Many of my guests use him as the DUI penalty is very strict and enforced in Tennessee.

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