House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Appletree Cottage is in the peaceful village of Lower Swell, approximately 1 mile from Stow-on-the-Wold, the heart of the Cotswolds. The cottage is a detached Cotswolds stone property in a quiet village location. The cottage is furnished and decorated to a high standard and is very homely. It is tucked away with no passing traffic.

A welcome tray and fresh flowers are provided and for special breaks, such as Valentine's, Easter and Christmas, further treats await you. We can also arrange a provisions box on request.

Lower Swell is a quiet village with a pub within easy walking distance of the cottage. Nearby Stow-on-the-Wold is an ancient Cotswolds wool town. It has an old market square with stocks on the green and offers a wide selection of pubs, restaurants and specialist shops.

Walkers will enjoy the many countryside walks on the doorstep. The cottage is the perfect base from which to explore the Cotswolds. Bourton-on the-Water, Chipping Campden, Broadway, Burford and Winchcombe are all beautiful villages nearby. Oxford, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Warwick and Stratford-upon-Avon are all within 1 hour by car. There is a mainline train station going into London from nearby Moreton-in-Marsh.

Local attractions include: Batsford Arboretum, Model Village, Kiftsgate Court Garden, Cotswold Wildlife Park, Blenheim Palace, Sudeley Castle, Cotswold Farm Park, Snowshill Lavendar and National Trust properties, including; Hidcote Manor Garden, Chastleton House, and Snowshill Manor. Other activities include; horseriding, golf, cycling, fishing, swimming, theatre and trips to the races.

The cottage offers 2 ample sized bedrooms, which comfortably sleep 5 people. There is also room for a cot, which can be provided, along with highchair if required.

Downstairs is a well equipped kitchen, utility room, dining room and lounge as well as a bright conservatory. The lounge is spacious and comfortably furnished. There is a TV, DVD player and Hi-Fi system and a selection of DVD's, CD's, games, books and magazines. Wi-Fi is available. There is a wood burner with an initial supply of logs - providing a cosy atmosphere for winter breaks.

The dining room is furnished with a table and chairs for 6 and the conservatory has comfortable seating overlooking the garden.

The kitchen has an electric oven and hob, fridge freezer, microwave and washing machine. There is also a dishwasher and tumbledryer in the utility room.

Upstairs the spacious master bedroom has a double bed. The second bedroom has 3 single beds. There is a modern shower room.

There is an enclosed, pretty garden with garden furniture and parasol.

Parking for 2 cars.

Welcome tray on arrival.

Bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided.

Oil, electricity and initial supply of logs included.

Sorry no pets or smoking.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Moreton-in-Marsh 12 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking

The Central England/Cotswolds region

The Cotswolds is in the heart of England. It is an area of outstanding natural beauty. There are numerous pretty villages with beautiful stone cottages, quaint shops, pubs and restaurants. Whether you enjoy walking, cycling, visits to historic houses, wandering around quaint villages, shopping or are just after a relaxing weekend, there is something for everyone.

The cottage is the perfect base from which to explore the Cotswolds. Bourton-on the-Water, Chipping Campden, Broadway, Burford and Winchcombe are all beautiful villages nearby. Oxford, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Warwick and Stratford-upon-Avon are all within 1 hour by car. There is a mainline train station going into London from nearby Moreton-in-Marsh.

Stow on the Wold

Lower Swell is a quiet village with a pub within easy walking distance of the cottage. Nearby Stow-on-the-Wold is an ancient Cotswolds wool town. It has an old market square with stocks on the green and offers a wide selection of pubs, restaurants and specialist shops.

Walkers will enjoy the many countryside walks on the doorstep.

Local attractions include: Batsford Arboretum, Model Village, Kiftsgate Court Garden, Cotswold Wildlife Park, Blenheim Palace, Sudeley Castle, Cotswold Farm Park, Snowshill Lavendar and National Trust properties, including; Hidcote Manor Garden, Chastleton House, and Snowshill Manor.

Other activities include; horseriding, golf, cycling, fishing, swimming, theatre and trips to the races.