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A wonderful Cotswolds stone property
The perfect bolt hole for Christmas
Full of Christmas cheer
Relax in style and enjoy a Christmas break
Enjoy a cosy evening with garlands and fairy lights
A seasonal traditional thatch
Enjoy tasteful decorations throughout the cottage
This stylish thatch is perfect whatever the time of year
Make the most of breakfast before a day of exploring
Relax with a good book
The windows have been finished with wooden shutters
The lounge area is both stylish and cosy
The light colours complement the exposed stone walls
The wood burner creates a cosy atmosphere
Set the lighting low for an evening in
Light the wood burner and relax
The kitchen is simple in style and well-equipped
The simple shelves are well stocked
Wooden work tops with hand made cabinets
Everything the chef in you needs
Climb the stairs to this classic king-size bedroom
Close the shutters for a peaceful nights sleep
Simply relax in the claw foot bath
Perfect for a romantic weekend away
Beautifully finished with cushions and low lighting
A great shower on the first floor
The shower room simply finished with style
View towards the cottage
The cottage has gardens to the side and rear
1 / 29  A wonderful Cotswolds stone property
2 / 29  The perfect bolt hole for Christmas
3 / 29  Full of Christmas cheer
4 / 29  Relax in style and enjoy a Christmas break
5 / 29  Enjoy a cosy evening with garlands and fairy lights
6 / 29  A seasonal traditional thatch
7 / 29  Enjoy tasteful decorations throughout the cottage
8 / 29  This stylish thatch is perfect whatever the time of year
9 / 29  Make the most of breakfast before a day of exploring
10 / 29  Relax with a good book
11 / 29  The windows have been finished with wooden shutters
12 / 29  The lounge area is both stylish and cosy
13 / 29  The light colours complement the exposed stone walls
14 / 29  The wood burner creates a cosy atmosphere
15 / 29  Set the lighting low for an evening in
16 / 29  Light the wood burner and relax
17 / 29  The kitchen is simple in style and well-equipped
18 / 29  The simple shelves are well stocked
19 / 29  Wooden work tops with hand made cabinets
20 / 29  Everything the chef in you needs
21 / 29  Climb the stairs to this classic king-size bedroom
22 / 29  Close the shutters for a peaceful nights sleep
23 / 29  Simply relax in the claw foot bath
24 / 29  Perfect for a romantic weekend away
25 / 29  Beautifully finished with cushions and low lighting
26 / 29  A great shower on the first floor
27 / 29  The shower room simply finished with style
28 / 29  View towards the cottage
29 / 29  The cottage has gardens to the side and rear

Thatched Cottage

Shipston-on-Stour (5mls SE), Cotswolds
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
5 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Thatched
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
10 more

At a glance

  • A quintessential thatched cottage just perfect for two
  • A haven for walkers with access to a wealth of breath-taking countryside
  • Light the inviting wood burner on a chilly autumn evening
  • Beautifully finished with a classic interior
  • A great base for exploring the many picturesque Cotswold villages and market towns
  • Visit a wealth of National Trust properties and gardens that open throughout the year
Property code: 72289

A traditional thatched cottage offering pure rustic romance, this beautiful chocolate box Cotswold stone cottage is nestled in the quiet village of Whichford, famous for its pottery.

The picture-perfect village of Whichford with its small green and local village inn sits within Warwickshire on the Oxfordshire border. A haven for walkers offering way-marked paths from the village that will guide you through the countryside. The market town of Shipston-on-Stour is within easy reach and offers a great selection of independent shops, restaurants and cafes. Attractions within the area include Shakespeare’s birthplace Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick Castle, Oxford with its dreaming spires and Cheltenham, home of the Gold Cup. There are also many National Trust properties and gardens including Blenheim Palace and Chastleton House, with Brook Cottage Garden, the Bloxham Museum and the Civil War battlefield of Edgehill also well worth a visit. For shoppers, Bicester shopping village is within easy access and offers a great day out.

A beautiful picturesque cottage dating back to the 17th century. Step through the lovely old front door into the lounge/diner with its white walls and washed oak floor and white shuttered windows, the lounge area is inviting and cosy with large inglenook fireplace and wood burner for romantic evenings in front of the TV. A cosy reading nook is situated here with aged leather chairs perfect for your morning coffee and reading the paper. In the dining area, dine at the white scrubbed pine table with beautiful oak shaker chairs. Leading into the delightful shaker kitchen with raw oak tops, electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher and washer/dryer. In the evening climb the stairs to the first floor where you will find the beautiful shaker panelled king-size bedroom with its heavenly pillow topped bed and luxurious bed linen complete with a hand painted roll-top bath. A separate shower room with shower and WC is also situated on this floor.

Step outside and enjoy a glass of wine in the evening sun, in the gardens to the rear of the cottage. A table and chairs sits within the patio which is well secluded. There is off-road parking for one car.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 1 bedroom – king-size
  • 1 shower room and free-standing bath in bedroom
  • Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher and washer/dryer
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Pub within walking distance
  • TV in lounge

This property is personally managed by Beth.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 1 guest rating

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
5

Reviewed by Martyn 4th January 2019

Super comfortable and perfectly equipped this cottage is absolutely luxurious from cosy log burner, to high quality linen and towels and comfy king size bed. The books, internet, Netflix and groceries all provided at no extra charge were generous and much appreciated.

A wonderful Cotswolds stone property
The perfect bolt hole for Christmas
Full of Christmas cheer
Relax in style and enjoy a Christmas break
Enjoy a cosy evening with garlands and fairy lights
A seasonal traditional thatch
Enjoy tasteful decorations throughout the cottage
This stylish thatch is perfect whatever the time of year
Make the most of breakfast before a day of exploring
Relax with a good book
The windows have been finished with wooden shutters
Show 17 moreThe lounge area is both stylish and cosy

Location

Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.
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