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High Nelly Cottage

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ballacolla, County Laois
High Nelly Cottage is a thatched cottage situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Clough. The cottage is over 350 years old and retains many of its original features including a fully functioning cast iron coal fired kitchen range. Once this is lit it becomes the heart of the cottage providing not only a cosy coal fire but a cooking experience too. The cottage has the original design of two lofted bedrooms each with its own little staircase. The lounge, kitchen and dining area being open plan. Separate pantry and showered room. The cottage is sited next door, 100 yards away from the quaint village pub and opposite the village church.
The cottage is detached and has garden with seating and table and enjoys country views.
The ideal little cosy cottage to spend a few days simply taking time out, taking your friends and dogs fo...
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Listing #HL5901730
About the Owner
Louise T
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Everything was lovely and the cottage was as we expected, as usual the worse thing is having to leave and return to your every day life, but it was a lovely break in a peaceful location. That we hope to return to again hopefully

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank William m
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the cottage. The cottage itself is gorgeous, really quaint and full of character, with the advantage of outdoor space. The cottage was lovely and warm, although I'd imagine it could get quite chilly in winter. It's in a lovely...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Jacqui O
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Great amenties for a chilled out weekend. Very cosy, bed very comfortable, fridge, freezer, nice sized bathroom.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Ann F
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Known for its bogs and the largest table top mountain in Europe. A 45 min drive to the Historic city of Kilrkenny and 1.30hrs from Dublin and Cork cities. Abbeyleix is a small historic town 10 mins drive from the cottage, famous for making the hand tuffted carpets for the Titanic.
Car recommended
How to get there
Bus from the main ports and airports to Abbeyleix then a short ride to Clough in a taxi. The same for rail travellers, our nearest train station being Portlaoise.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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