Larkside Cottage

Freshford near Kilkenny, County Kilkenny (Ref. 915392)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

  • Reviews

    Mrs Huston

    “Thank you, I enjoyed my stay so much.”

    Larkside Cottage is situated in beautiful surroundings, close to the village of Freshford and wonderful Kilkenny City, perfect for sight seeing. I met Peter the owner, a lovely man and so helpful and friendly, he brought me fresh eggs, a real treat. There is a real family atmosphere here complete with three of the loveliest dogs I have ever met, really entertaining. The cottage is very comfortable and well equiped, several of my friends and family came to visit me for lunch during my stay , it ...

    Larkside Cottage is situated in beautiful surroundings, close to the village of Freshford and wonderful Kilkenny City, perfect for sight seeing. I met Peter the owner, a lovely man and so helpful and friendly, he brought me fresh eggs, a real treat. There is a real family atmosphere here complete with three of the loveliest dogs I have ever met, really entertaining. The cottage is very comfortable and well equiped, several of my friends and family came to visit me for lunch during my stay , it was perfect.The gardens are fantastic and so well presented, I have lots of new ideas for my garden here in New Zealand. This is a truly wonderful place to stay and I will definately be back, a week was not long enough.

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/Sky TV Sky TV
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

The property

Freshford 2 miles.

This cosy and romantic, stone-built cottage is situated down a quiet country lane next to the owners' own home, near the small village of Freshford in County Kilkenny.

This cottage near Freshford is perfect for couples or small families wishing to explore and discover this glorious region.

This semi-detached cottage near Freshford has been lovingly decorated, and offers comfort along with tranquillity during your Kilkenny holiday.

This cottage near Freshford boasts two bedrooms, the most spacious being on the first floor, and doubling as a perfect space for kids to play or to relax with a good book.

The cosy kitchen of this cottage near Freshford comes well equipped for all your culinary needs, ideal to cook up a storm, and after a delicious home-cooked meal you can put your feet up in the sitting room and relax by the fire whilst finishing off that bottle of wine!

To the front of this cottage near Freshford is a charming patio where you can enjoy your morning cup of coffee and admire the manicured, shared gardens as the resident chickens potter around.

The village of Freshford is centred around a charming tree-lined square, and was once the site of a 7th century monastery.

The medieval city of Kilkenny is easily reached from this cottage near Freshford, being just a fifteen minute drive away.

Within easy reach of this Kilkenny cottage are wonderful nature walks along the Nore, charming pubs, and mouth-watering restaurants and cafés.

Spend a day admiring Saint Canice’s Cathedral and round tower, or take a plunge into Dunmore Cave.

For the creative members of your party there are also pottery and candle factories in the delightful village of Bennettsbridge.

Other attractions nearby include Jerpoint Abbey, the Mount Juliet Golf Course and Woodstock Gardens in the pretty village of Inistiogue.

Come and explore this beautiful county from this welcoming Freshford cottage!

Accommodation

Mostly ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x first floor family room with 2 doubles, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with electric stove.

Amenities

  • Ground floor underfloor heating with electric stove
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Sky, DVD, WiFi, selection of books
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Shared front lawned area
  • Private front patio with furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles
  • Note: Owners' chickens and friendly dogs roam freely around the grounds, dogs to be kept under control at all times
  • Note: First floor bedroom accessed via steep stairs, room has low ceiling and no door.

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About the location

FRESHFORD, COUNTY KILKENNY

Ballyragget 6 miles; Kilkenny 9 miles; Urlingford 9 miles.

The charming village of Freshford lies a short drive from the city of Kilkenny, and was once the site of an ancient monastery, dating back to the 7th century. In the heart of Freshford is a charming tree-lined square, where each year the National Conker Championships are held, attracting around six hundred competitors and many visitors. The Freshford Loop walk offers a wonderful afternoon out with your loved ones, where you can soak up some of Kilkenny’s beautiful scenery and sights. There is also trout and salmon fishing available nearby. The city of Kilkenny is only a fifteen minute drive away and is home to medieval cobbled streets and old world charm along with a plethora of gourmet eateries, cosy pubs and delightful shops.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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