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    Stunning cottage in a tiny hamlet near Launceston. Luxuriously furnished throughout with an outstanding peaceful water garden, far-reaching views of Dartmoor, woodburning stove. Launceston 9.5 miles. (Ref. 928808)

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    7 nights from £334

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    Grade II listed former crossing keeper's home in the village of Oakamoor. Fantastic base for walkers and cyclists with routes from the door. Pet-friendly, lawned garden, patio with furniture. Ashbourne 10 miles. (Ref. 955163)

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    7 nights from £344

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    Reverse level cottage overlooking Falmouth slipway, en-suite shower room, WiFi, balconies and sea views, off road parking. Short walk to Falmouth town centre. Truro 15 miles (Ref. 959347)

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    7 nights from £512

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    Superb former stationmaster's house in the heart of Ruswarp. Quality accommodation with period features, including woodburner and AGA. Whitby 1.5 miles. (Ref. 1220)

    7 nights from £769

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    A characterful detached Grade II listed watermill set amid the nine acre grounds of the owner’s home, 0.75 miles from the village of Grafton Flyford. Exposed wall and ceiling beams. Original mill-workings. Expansive duck ponds. Pershore 7 miles. (Ref. 930672)

    7 nights from £497

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    Upside-down, link-detached cottage with vaulted ceiling in Deganwy. Three ground floor bedrooms. Roof terrace. Parking. WiFi. Beach short walk away. Llandudno and Conwy 2 miles. (Ref. 922192)

    7 nights from £370

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    Stunning former chapel featured in Dorset Life magazine and on TV's Homes Under The Hammer. One of our more unusual Dorset cottages. Gillingham 3 miles. (Ref. 2970)

    7 nights from £260

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    A cosy, ground floor cottage located on the edge of the fishing village of Moelfre. Woodburner. Enclosed patio. Close to the pub and Anglesey Coastal Path. Benllech 2.4 miles. (Ref. 922667)

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    7 nights from £215

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    Detached, cliffside chalet with stunning sea views. Parking. WiFi. Cawsand 2 miles. (Ref. 976416)

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    Accessed via a spectacular spiral staircase this luxuriously furnished second floor two bedroom apartment is set overlooking Perranporth beach, village and sand dunes with stunning views from most rooms. Ideal for beach and walking holidays all year. (Ref. 955606)

    7 nights from £406

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Our unusual cottages really stand out from the crowd and are the perfect choice when you fancy staying somewhere different. We've combed the length and breadth of the British Isles and found unusual cottages in all kinds of locations. We've found cute little houses with curved, wonky walls, delightful railway cottages, homes topped with traditional thatch, wooden houses on stilts with panoramic views, designer log cabins, lavishly appointed wings in manor houses, converted windmills, interesting converted barns - there's been a surprise in store around every corner!

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Some of our unusual cottages are really quirky and rather fun. Think colourful décor and interiors brimming with funky furniture and vibrant art, reflecting each owner's creative personality. There are some really unusual cottage conversions too, from railway carriages and signal boxes to chapels and banks - far removed from the more common, though equally attractive, converted barn.

Browse our full collection online and look out for unusual cottages with striking architectural design, as well as extra-special features such as hot-tubs and roof terraces. And remember, no matter which unusual cottage you choose, expect each one to be as individual as you!

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