House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Conveniently located and within a few minutes walk of the centre, this lovely detached holiday house is an ideal base from which to explore an savour the delights of the Cotswold, much of which is designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty.
With the sparking and swiftly flowing Windrush racing through the broad expanse of village Green, the Venice of the Cotswolds as Bourton is referred to, is a treat for visitors no matter what time of year.
With its graceful low stone bridges spanning the small river all intervals, the centre of the village is picture postcard perfect throughout the seasons. The Roman road is a major access route running across the area, taking the visitors from Moreton in Marsh in the North to Chichester in the South.
Bourton-on-the-Water is the most popular of the Cotswold villages, with lots of eating places and things to see and do but there are many, many more wonderful villages to see and Alderley house is in the perfect location to tour from.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
- Ground floor: Living/ Dining room with French doors. Kitchen with slate floor. Utility Room.
1 Double Room (5ft bed) with en-suite bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, bidet and toilet . Separate toilet.
- First floor:
There are 3 double rooms on the first floor
1 double 5ft bed with en-suite shower room and toilet
1 double 6ft bed with additional single bed and en-suite bathroom with toilet
1 double 6ft bed (zip and link) with additional single bed if required and en-suite shower room with toilet
*Main living room has SKY Plus HD.
*Upstairs bedrooms are all with TVs.
|Further details outdoors|
- Mature garden around property with some lawns.
- 3 patio areas with quality garden furniture and parasols.
- In and out driveway with secure 6ft fencing.
- Utility room with sink, separate washer and dryer and freezer.
- BBQ for guests use.
- Alderley has secure parking for many cars and is secluded and not over looked.
The Central England/Cotswolds region
''The Cotwolds'' is an area of land mainly in Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire famous for its outstanding natural beauty with its honey coloured stone villages and wonderful architecture. Since medieval times this area was famous for its wool trade and sheep rearing. Nowadays the tourism business is key to the area's success bringing visitors from all over the world.
The area is criss-crossed by tracks and public footpaths to accommodate ramblers and walkers. Bourton on the Water lies at the very heart of the cotswolds and is the perfect location in which to explore this wonderful area.
Bourton on the Water
Bourton on the Water is knwn as the 'Little Venice' of the Cotswolds and offers a vast array of activities and places of interest, for instance: The Model Village (a perfect replica of the real one). Birdland with over 500 types of birds. The Perfumery, Motor Museum (home of Brum), The Dragon Fly Maze.
Close by is Cotswold Farm Park- home of Adam from BBC Country File. Places of interest include The Slaughters, Stow on the Wold, Moreton in Marsh, Burford, Bilbury and Chipping Camden. Visit stately Homes like Blenheim Palac, Sudley Castle, Snowshill Manor, Hidcote Gardens, Lavender Fields in July at Broadway, and Warwick Castle and many many more.
For the more active we have close by horse riding, golf, fishing and walking.
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2 Mar 2014
"Comfortable well appointed house in very attractive part of the countryside."
Extremely comfortable house. Well appointed throughout in very attractive location. Within walking distance of pubs, coffee shops and restaurants. Situated in a lovely part of the countryside with excellent sights around. Particularly recommend Westonbirt arboretum.
14 Oct 2013
We stayed at Alderley House for a birthday celebration had an excellent time. The house was everything & more. Loads of space, comfortable surroundings - just what the doctor ordered! Thank you Margar… More
27 Jul 2013
"Our home away from home for a week"
We stayed at Alderley House for one week with grandparents, children and 3 small children. It couldnt have been more perfect. Margaret and Steve set up extra beds for the smallest children, one even a… More
9 Jun 2013
Great cottage: good sized rooms (the master bedroom in particular), great kitchen and outdoor space. Being able to close the gates meant that we could let the kids run freely. And it's a short wa… More
22 Nov 2012
"Perfect - house, location, accommodation - just perfect"
Well equipped for large families with plenty of seating for social times (sofa's and dining chairs). Spacious bedrooms with room for cots and extra beds, each with it's own bathroom and TV.… More
4 Oct 2012
"An excellent cottage in a great area"
We had a warm welcome from the owner who explained fully the features of the property.We were a party of 6 adults, 2 young children and 2 babies. The facilities suited us perfectly, particularly the e… More
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