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Gingerbread Cottage

Tallow near Lismore, County Waterford (Ref. 10182)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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    5 Customer Review(s)

    Ms Evans
    December 2015
    “It was a fantastic cottage on the ...”
    It was a fantastic cottage on the edge of the woods and with a huge garden to explore. We stayed over Christmas and were able to have a wonderfully relaxing time, cooking in the well-supplied kitchen, walking the dogs and touring the local area.


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Tallow 2 miles. This delightful, stone-built, thatched cottage is set in 3 acres of woodland, two miles from the centre of Tallow in County Waterford.

This Tallow cottage offers two spacious bedrooms comprising two doubles, one with an en-suite bathroom.

A fully fitted kitchen forms the hub of this Tallow cottage which also includes a tiled dining room, a sitting room with a sofa bed and a further sitting room with leather sofas and a woodburner, offering the ideal place to sit and relax after a day spent exploring this delightful area.

Outside this Tallow cottage is a private garden and access to 3 acres of partly landscaped gardens and woodland.

Across the road there is access to a secluded stream and path at the bottom of the woodland hill.

If you are looking for an idyllic thatched cottage straight from the cover of a chocolate box, this Tallow cottage that will leave you with fantastic memories of your holiday in County Waterford.


Two double bedrooms (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC). Ground floor bathroom with roll-top bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with breakfast table (seats 4). Utility. Dining room with gas stove. Sitting room with woodburner. Second sitting room with double sofa bed.


  • Gas central heating with woodburner in sitting room and gas fire in dining room
  • Electric double oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD
  • All fuel, power and wood for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Bike storage
  • Patio and garden with furniture and BBQ in purpose built BBQ area at rear of house
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome (kennel available if required)
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 2 miles.

About the location


Lismore 5 miles; Fermoy 12 miles; Youghal 13 miles; Dungarvan 20 miles.

Tallow is a small village set in the most westerly part of County Waterford in a deep valley on the Blackwater Valley Scenic Drive. The Tallow Horse Fair is one of the oldest in Ireland and takes place on the 3rd of September each year. Tallow is just 6 miles from Lismore, which is a lively heritage town, boasting both an imposing castle with glorious Jacobean gardens, and a 17th Century hilltop cathedral. Everything is on offer here from arts and crafts to live pub music, and choices of recommended eateries, as well as a renowned golf course close by. Down on the spectacular coastline between Youghal and Dungarvan there are beaches, bays and cliff tops in abundance to explore. Visit the city of Waterford, home to the world famous exquisite crystal factory and offering a huge choice of shops, pubs and restaurants along its quays and backstreets. Enjoy golf, cycling, walking or riding, visit the area's castles, historic houses or spectacular gardens, or simply relax and enjoy the peace.