Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Comfortable Cotswold cottage in the heart of the Royal Hunting Forest in Oxfordshire .Great for hiking or sight seeing. Wychways cottage is close to Oxford and its dreaming spires, Blenheim Palace, Burford Wild life Park and Burford Garden Centre.Cheltenham and Bicester shopping centre are less than an hour away .Shipton-under -Wychwood is surrounded by all the wonderful Oxfordshire villages ,The Slaughters ,Stow on the Wold, Morton on Marsh, where one can wander around antique shops and enjoy coffee and tea rooms .Wychways Cottage offers a relaxing holiday with lots of interest .
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Heathrow 107 km, Nearest railway: Charlbury /Shipton under Wychwood 7 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Further details indoors|
The cottage offers a good blend of old and new styles. Kitchen is spacious with stainless steel hob and sink ,granite countertops ,fridge ,freezer ,microwave and washer and dishwasher ,the dining area has a maple table and 6 upholstered matching chairs .The comfortable Sitting room has exposed beams, a wood burner for a cosy night in, soft lighting , classical Cotswold furnishings and comfortable seating. TV.Upstairs the master bedroom has a queen four poster bed ,TV, great lighting effects and plenty of storage space. Next to the master bedroom is a bathroom plus shower .On the other side of the stair case the twin room offers en suite shower room plenty of storage space, TV and great lighting .
|Further details outdoors|
Wychways Cottage has a large sunny front garden which is gated . Immediately outside the cottage there is a picnic table to enjoy breakfast on sunny mornings .There is a large driveway and small lawn, flower pots and window boxes .The garden is simple but convenient.
We try to be as flexible as possible but prefer Friday to Friday bookings in the high season ,Weekends are from Friday afternoon to Monday morning, three night .Mid week breaks are Monday to Friday, four night these are charged at the rate of 75% of a weekly booking. Extra days are 50 GBP each. Pets by arrangement are 10 GBP per week . A deposit of 25GBP will secure your booking and the balance four weeks before your arrival at which time you will be given you key box number and more info about the cottage . All linens are provided. Utilities included.
The Central England/Cotswolds region
Shipton -under- Wychwood is situated within easy reach of the World Heritage site of Bath, a Roman city built upon in Georgian times. Wells,Stratford -upon -Avon home of Shakespeare and Warwick Castle a gem in itself are also a day trip away. London is just a quick train ride with a multitude of things to see and do . Closer to home, 40 minutes and you have the university town of Oxford with its dreamimg spires with wonderful walks through halls and colleges and fun shopping and eating . Burford ,one of the jewels of the Cotswolds, is but 4 miles down the road. Its quaint Medieval Bridge, Georgian and Tudor shopfronts make it a most picturesque place to visit.. Bleheim Palace the ancestoral home of Sir Winston Churchill is only 20 mins drive and offers a great day out .You 'll enjoy the pleasant mild climate and countryside of this whole region.
Shipton -under-Wychwood is linked with Milton -under -Wychwood and between the two villages they have two great pubs with excellent eating ,Thursday nights you can get half price bubbly and Fridays you can enjoy Fish and Chips .There is a P.O, a Local Deli, Hardware shop, Gift shop, Flower shop, 2 Churches, village greens, and an excellent Co-Op The Library is open most days.Both villages have modern playing fields. Shipton has a Cricket and Tennis Club and opposite the beautiful Shipton Hall you can enjoy the Wychwood Wild Life Gardens .There is a good Doctors Office in Shipton. All these facilities are within easy or reasonable walking distance .