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LEIPER'S FORK! RENOVATED STONE COTTAGE! BREATH TAKING VIEWS.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,059 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

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 an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2018

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 Franklin

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 Franklin 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.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Franklin

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1059 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
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 enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse 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.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.975806 based on 124 reviews
5

Very clean and affordable

  • 5 of 5

Wanted to to do the whole Nashville thing and I have a 2 year old so I don’t really care for staying in Hotels. I picked this one out on my own without the wife looking and and glad I did because she loved it. She didn’t stop talking about how nice it was and it was very relaxing on top of that. Plenty of room for our young one to run around outside and was nice just to sit on the front porch and have a few drinks. I will be coming back for sure. Just the drive through these neighborhoods is an experience of its own.

  • Review Submitted: 22/08/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect, Peaceful, and Quaint

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Leipers Fork was like taking a step back in time in the best of ways. The town and its residents are friendly and gracious. The shops were fillled with interesting and unique treasures diverse enough to appeal to everyone. Add the ambiance of the town to the cottage and you have a perfect memory.

  • Review Submitted: 11/08/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brentwood, TN
5

Fabulous cottage for our reunion in Nashville

  • 5 of 5

I needed a place for me and my three college roommates to stay for our college reunion. I looked all around Nashville and thought this cottage in historic Leiper’s Fork might work well. We loved the location, setting, scenery, and being only 35 minutes from downtown Nashville. Wonderfully decorated with everything you need for a very comfortable stay. Great communication from Sandy. I would highly recommend this cottage and would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 28/07/2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very cute and cozy cottage, well stocked. Close to leipers fork....well decorated and clean.

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay. Cottage was very comfortable and well equipped. Had a nice grill and outdoor eating area. Very well decorated and cozy.

  • Review Submitted: 16/07/2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

beautiful again

  • 5 of 5

had a wonderful time again at Sandy`s home

  • Review Submitted: 16/07/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Walstonburg, NC
5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed on several occasions, it is just perfect for us, and feels like home. It is decorated so nicely, and has everything you need. Will definitely be back soon!

  • Review Submitted: 11/07/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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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

Contact Manager

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$137.77
Property Damage Insurance AU$81.28

*Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.
*No visitors of guests staying in the cottage are allowed to spend the night at the cottage. No sleeping on the furniture other than the beds provide unless an air mattress has been approved by owner of cottage during the reservation process.
*No parking in the yard at any time.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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