Margaret Cottage provides vintage charm and character, beautiful yet cosy decor all combined with modern conveniences to make sure you have all you need to relax and enjoy your stay in Appledore.
Its enviable position on the quayside (with dedicated free parking immediately outside) provides beautiful estuary and sea views and immediate access to all Appledore's amenities. Guests won't even have to use the car once arrived if they don't want to.
With a front courtyard and perfectly placed windows from which to enjoy the views from inside and out, plus the generous living space, Margaret Cottage is perfect for providing a charming, comfortable and conveniently placed home away from home.
The generous living space inside the cottage works brilliantly for families, couples or groups alike. The semi open plan dining and living rooms create an inclusive social space within which to relax or play with plenty of seating and eating space for all.
The room sizes are uncommonly large for a cottage in Appledore and with no low ceilings or steep stairs to content with, the accommodation is suitable for all ages with little concern.
All laundry, linen and cleaning is included, plus one basket of logs for the wood burner. Pets are welcome, for a small extra charge, please see below for more details.
Access: Please note there is a small step from the front door into the entrance hall, a small step in the dining room to the patio doors, and the 'Green Room' is accessed via a small step.
Accommodation and Facilities:
Front door from courtyard into entrance hall with coat and shoe storage
Door to shower room with mains shower, toilet and sink
Door to kitchen
Kitchen; fully equipped with with crockery, cutlery, cookware and bakeware etc. Appliances include mini range style convection oven with grill and gas hob, under counter fridge and seperate freezer, washing machine, coffee maker (pods provided), microwave and dishwasher. Original butlers sink. Plenty of storage and cupboard space plus a larder.
Door to rear courtyard.
Door to the dining room.
Dining Room: Dining table that seats up to 8 comfortably, real wood burner and patio doors leading to front courtyard. Doors to the stairs for access to the first floor (so can be closed off and no need for a stair gate). Sideboard containing all glassware. Semi open plan to the lounge;
Lounge: Generously sized with feature fireplace. 2 large sofas (each seats at least 3 comfortably) plus separate armchair and large ottoman plus rocking chair.
Bedroom 1: The Amythist Room;
King size bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers plus ensuite shower room with sink and toilet.
Bedroom 2: The Blue Room;
King size bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers. Front aspect so enjoys stunning estuary and sea views
Bedroom 3: The Green Room;
Double or triple room (can be arranged to sleep either 2 people in a double bed or 2 single beds, or 3 people in both), front aspect so enjoys stunning estuary and sea views
For your comfort, enjoyment and convenience:
No Smoking allowed.
Pets allowed (please see pets section below)
Sky TV with Box Set package
Phone/iPod docking speaker.
Bath towels provided
Bed Linen provided
Gas Central heating
Wood burner and one basket of logs provided
Child safe sash window restrictors fitted
High chair provided on request
Travel Cot provided on request
Children's cutlery, plates, cups and bowls provided.
Selection of children's toys and games
Selection of books for children and adults plus information on the local area
Selection of DVD's for children and adults
Selection of CD's
At the rear of the property there is a smaller courtyard accessed from the kitchen. It has a lockable gate which provides access from Factory Ope (a pedestrian lane which runs alongside the building next door) This courtyard is perfect for safely storing bicycles, surfboards, canoes and a clothes line is provided for drying wetsuits/beach gear.
Appledore is extremely pet friendly and they are also welcome at Margaret Cottage. We respectfully ask that they not be permitted to go upstairs and into the bedrooms.
For your convenience we have provided water and food bowls for both a dog and a cat and a cat litter tray (litter not provided). Should the cat litter tray be used, please leave it emptied cleaned on departure, or a small charge will be levied.
Please note there is a small extra charge for pets:
Dogs £20 up to 7 nights, £40 up to 14 nights, additional £20 per part week/week thereafter.
Cats £10 up to 7 nights, £20 up to 14 nights, £10 per week/part week there after.
Charge for non-cleaning of cat litter tray £20