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LOAFER'S GLORY! ...Historic and charming stone cottage with breath taking views!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bath stone cottage with countryside views!

LOAFER'S GLORY...My renovated stone cottage sits in the historic Village of Leiper's Fork. It is located 8 miles from Historic Franklin Main Street and 35 minutes from downtown Nashville. Its situated on a knoll with large oak trees and breath taking views! It features hardwood floors, exposed beams, quaint and charming furnishings, a king size master bedroom and secondary queen bedroom. Home has large bathroom featuring carrera marble and travertine tile with seamless glass doors! Come, relax on my front porch and watch the days go by!


Property Manager
Sandy Dorris
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Sandy Dorris

Living in this area for years now has been such a wonderful experience for me. I am so happy to now have LOAFER'S GLORY to share with others so they too can enjoy stepping back in time in the quaint little Village of Leiper's Fork. Down home feel, live music in the village, quaint shops , art galleries, good eating, friendly people, close to downtown square of Franklin, peaceful and quiet times sitting on front porch sipping your morning coffee, or sight seeing to Natchez Trace, downtown Nashville....wineries close by.. trail riding, you name it.

I am looking forward to sharing my little piece of heaven with others so they too may experience what rural Leiper's Fork has to offer.

Being retired now gives me more opportunity to share my cottage and village with you....LOAFER'S GLORY is waiting to give you the royal pamper experience. I am all about sharing the "glory!"

Sandy Dorris purchased this house in 2013

Why Sandy Dorris chose Middle

This property has everything to offer you, my guests, the best of everything. It is located in the quaint little village of Leiper's Fork which is know "world wide" as the place to visit. People come here from far and near just to experience the down home feeling of staying in a rural town yet so close to so many things to do. Everyone who visits always tell me they wanted to stay longer, they want to come back for a return stay, and yes "they want to move here." It happens over and over and I do get many return guests. So my little stone cottage, LOAFER'S GLORY, lets me share everything about this area with all who choose to stay here. My cottage has been designed and appointed with YOU in mind. Great thought has gone in to making it warm, comfortable, and inviting. It sits nestled back on the property making it very quiet and peaceful, allows you to sit on front or side porch and no one sees you enjoying your relaxing time, and is 2 minutes from all that goes on in the village ie: live music, quaint shopping, a variety of places to eat, trails to ride or hike, wineries, art galleries, sightings of many famous artists who have chosen this community to live in just because they can appreciate it's beauty and the people here who allow them their personal privacy . LOAFER'S GLORY is situated right where it needs to be for the perfect get away for my current and future guests. Wanna drive to the square of downtown Nashville then you can be there in 8 minutes, wanna drive to downtown Nashville then you can be there in 25 minutes,,,,,but guarantee you will always want to return to Loafer's Glory Cottage to just chill and relax...until time to get up and go again or just sit a spell. i look forward to sharing my gem of a cottage with you soon.

What makes this house unique

Fantastic views, cool shade from the many trees, garage parking for guest cars. Private setting nestled back from the road. Close to all that goes on in the village of Leiper's Fork.

Totally renovated and updated with everything one could wish for in their VRBO get away. It was truly designed with my guests in mind.... Come and see for yourself and you will find it is exactly as you see in the pictures.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(68 traveler reviews)

LOAFER'S GLORY! ...Historic and charming stone cottage with breath taking views!
average rating of 4.9852943 based on 68 reviews
5

Second time staying

  • 5 of 5

And it was wonderful! We hated to leave. Cozy and quiet just like last time. We will definitely be staying again!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect, perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful home. It was perfect. If I could buy the place and move it to where we live I would. Small but spacious and perfectly outfitted and decorated. Then the location was fantastic. We loved the little town and the area around. Good combination of quiet and things to do. I know I keep saying perfect but it really was. The perfect place to celebrate our anniversary. We hope to be back.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Can't wait to visit again!

  • 5 of 5

What a gem! My husband and I stayed for a long weekend and couldn't have been any happier with the cottage. The size was perfect, the decor to die for, the amenities were perfect, and the location was gorgeous. We thought we were staying in Franklin, but Liepers Fork was even better. Loved all of the farmland in and out of town. I would recommend this place to anyone and everyone and told my husband that I wanted to live in this beautiful rental!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Country Charm.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week at the cottage. Sandy is a wonderful person to deal with, we hope to stay again in the future. Rob & Cathy.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Comfy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

The Loafer's cottage is a special place of comfort and beauty. The cottage is set up on a hill so you look over a valley of beauty. We spent a couple hours on the porch chatting and enjoying the view. It felt like we were in a 5 star suite with the interior decor, comfortable beds, granite counter tops and gas fireplace. We loved the location as it is not too far from Franklin. One of my daughter's commented, "What a perfect place for an autumn get away."

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

We seriously didn't want to leave the beautiful cottage!! The design & decor is stunning!! We cannot wait to book this again next year (for longer this time)!!

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
BNA
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Franklin,
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
TN-840
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Puckett's ,Country Boy, Sugars a. Bakery,
Car: necessary

LOAFER'S GLORY stone cottage is located in the Village of Historic Leiper's Fork, minutes from world famous first location of Puckett's Grocery, Country Boy Restaurant and Sugars a. Bakery. Also a variety of shops and boutiques...Village Vintage and Homegoods, Serenity Maison, West & Co. Island Cowgirl, Finds in the Fork, Wonderlust clothing, David Arms Art Gallery Leipers Fork Art Gallery,and a soon to open a new Health and Beauty Spa.

Minutes from Tn Route 840 and I-65. Short 8 minute drive to downtown Franklin square, and 30 minute drive to downtown Nashville.

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Rates & Availability

Franklin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$175
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
cleaning fee $100
Tax Rate 13.25%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Franklin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1059 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Notes:
If you have a need for a personal drive to take you to downtown Nashville, Franklin, or to airport call James Moore. 615-479-2183 . You can discuss with him you needs and make reservations to use his service. They are not paid by the cottage. He charges by the hour with a 3 hour minimum....$50 per hour + tip. Many of my guests use him as the DUI penalty is very strict and enforced in Tennessee.

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