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2 Danby Cottages

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Lydney, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
Peace, comfort and seclusion in the heart of the forest. Treks all around, a small village to walk to, and generous owners living nearby

Walkers, bring your boots! You're in the middle of Cockshoot Wood and at the highest point in the Forest of Dean, and there's nobody here apart from you and, occasionally, your neighbours. Stroll to the shops in Yorkley (there are two), immerse yourself in the Forest of Dean (hire a kayak, brave a zip wire). The old part of this forester's cottage was built in 1904 and the extension was designed in 2007, by Gareth, owner-architect with eco credentials. So, one part is pebble-dash cottage, the other, wood, slate and glass, sustainably sourced and impeccably insulated. Star of the show is the living/dining room, flooded with light and woodland views, with an open ceiling, hidden uplighting, an...
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Listing #HL6897427
About the Owner
Gareth L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2015
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2018


Date of stay: October 2018
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great location with loads to do and see right on the doorstep. Great house and garden which suited 3 generations.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank bartls2017
Gareth L, VR Owner at 2 Danby Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

So glad you enjoyed our cottage. It was good to meet you and hope you will return on another occasion. We were very pleased that you mentioned its suitability for three generations; we particularly make provision for the less mobile.

  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Full
    1 King
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