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 .
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13 Jul 2014
We are very excited about Wychways Cottage! One of the best equipped cottages we have ever stayed in, with everything you can imagine and with a beautiful, peaceful garden. Beautiful surroundings too.… More
19 Apr 2014
The good points:-great location, easy walking distance to two nice pubs and a village shop, lovely walks on the doorstep-great off road parking and pretty front garden-big kitchen diner-two bathrooms-… More
16 Jul 2013
"Great cottage for family and dogs"
Very comfortable and spacious, plenty of room for us our toddler and 2 labs gated garden made it worry free all round. Walking distance to three lovely pubs for food and co-op and park in Milton were an easy drive in 5 mins. Thanks!
3 Oct 2012
"Beautiful Location, Superb Cottage with Everything you need."
Myself, my husband and children have had a wonderful stay in this beautiful part of the Cotswolds. Wychways was well equipped with everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Lovely cosy beds, fres… More
2 Oct 2012
"Relaxing and peaceful cottage - fabulous!"
I'm looking to book a late autumn break and happened to see a bad review for wychways cottage on this site. I stayed here earlier in the year and couldn't disagree more with the person who made all the negative comments. I rarely bother to write reviews, but felt I had to try and redress things. We had a wonderful time at wychways. It was clean and smart when we arrived. It's in a beautiful and peaceful location. You can walk to two nice pubs. The kitchen has everything you might need. The dining room table is fun to sit around. The living room is cosy. The bath is huge and wonderful for a nice relaxing soak. It even has a four poster bed! I would be delighted to stay here again. (And we didn't hear a dog bark once!)
18 Sep 2012
"excellent comfortable cottage"
Wychways cottage is absolutely lovely and we had a great weekend. We really enjoyed staying there, it was extremely comfortable and the owner has obviously put a lot of thought into making it a pleas… More
17 Aug 2012
"Do not go there, shabby DIY decor/fittings, neighbours dogs yap 24/7!"
OK on initial looks seems good, but closer inspection the place has been converted by DIY, should have been GSI, shower very dirty, felt cobwebs walking through lounge, kitchen utensils needed washing before use, initial smell was of wet dogs yuk!, threw out the door mat! Plumbing and electrics a bit iffy e.g light switches in wrong place, staircase build would not pass Planning Regs also Mezzanine floor upstairs suspect would not either! Good points nice front garden area sunny and garden furniture good, nice location, pub and hotel in village very good. Also it is on the cheap end, so guess you get what you pay for.
19 Jul 2012
"Perfect weekend getaway"
Stayed recently for a weekend with friends and dog for my husbands 40th Birthday. The house is lovely, really well appointed with a large kitchen / dinner, perfect for a small group. The surronding ar… More
17 May 2012
"Every Wychway it was a fabulous place to stay!!"
A beautiful cottage, it is very welcoming from the moment you go through the gate, the well stocked garden is very nice and well maintained.Inside is very well presented in every way.Its location is i… More
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