House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 9
Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, guest bedroom also with ensuite and stand alone bath. Two further double bedrooms and one single bedroom and family bathroom, open plan kitchen/breakfast/garden room with log burner. Formal sitting room. Large cinema/games room/library. Beautiful south facing garden, private parking. Furnished to an extremely high standard with a house keeper included.
Oxford, The City of Dreaming Spires, is famous the world over for its University and place in history. For over 800 years, it has been a home to royalty and scholars. With its mix of ancient and modern, there is plenty to do, whether it’s visiting one of the many historic buildings, colleges, museums or enjoying a day along the river.
Available for short lets from mid December to the beginning of January and then July and August.
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bournemouth 150 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Heathrow 70 km, Nearest railway: Oxford 1 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||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (4)|
The Central England/Cotswolds region
The Cotswolds is considered by many to be one of the most beautiful areas in England. With its unique stone-built heritage, gently rolling hills and broad valleys, you will find plenty of places to visit and sites to enjoy. Explore historic market towns and discover small charming villages dotted across the landscape. The Cotswolds many attractions include museums and galleries, historic houses, gardens and wildlife parks.
Set in the Cotswolds, Blenheim Palace is considered to be one of the finest baroque houses in the country. Inside the Palace can be found a superb collection of tapestries, paintings, porcelain and furniture in the magnificent State Rooms.
Sir Winston Churchill was born in the Palace in 1874 and a permanent exhibition about him is located next to his birth room. He is buried in a simple grave in the nearby church at Bladon.
Surrounding the Palace are over 2000 acres of beautiful parkland, lakes, fountains and formal gardens including the Secret Garden, the Water Terraces, Rose Garden and Grand Cascade. A miniature train, a great favourite with all ages, connects the Palace to the Pleasure Gardens where a range of fun activities for children are located including the Marlborough Maze, the Butterfly House, the Lavender Garden, Adventure Playground and Blenheim Bygones exhibition.
Oxford, The City of Dreaming Spires, is famous the world over for its University and place in history. For over 800 years, it has been a home to royalty and scholars.
With its mix of ancient and modern, there is plenty to do, whether it’s visiting one of the many historic buildings, colleges, museums or enjoying a day along the river.
The Ashmolean Museum, established in 1683, is the oldest museum in the UK and one of the oldest in the world. It houses collections of art and antiquities, which are of national and international importance. They range from the civilisations of ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome to Renaissance Europe and the 20th Century. There is also an extensive Far Eastern collection
Visit Bodleian Library, the medieval divinity school, the oldest teaching and examination room of the university, a masterpiece of English Gothic architecture. Punting is also an enjoyable and popular way to spend a summer’s day in Oxford. Cherwell Boathouse has over 70 hand built punts plus rowing boats.