Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A self contained annexe set in the beautiful grounds of a Grade 2 Listed Thatched Cottage. The accommodation is in the Conservation Area of a traditional English Village on the edge of the Chiltern Hills - a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The location is idyllic with views of open fields where horses are often roaming and overlooking private gardens of over an acre. Set back from the road the location is extremely peaceful but within 30 seconds walk of the very popular and traditional village pub, which serves good food and traditional beers.
The location is perfect for walkers, cyclists and those looking to explore a wider area. For nature lovers we see many Red Kites and are a ten minute drive to the heart of the Chiltern Hills. We are 1 mile from the town of Thame (the scene of many episodes of Midsomer Murders) 14 miles from Oxford, one hour to the Cotswolds and Stratford Upon Avon and 5 minutes drive to a mainline railway station that gets you to London in 40 minutes. The house is 200 metres from the Phoenix Cycle Trail - a purpose built cycle route that links Thame to Princes Risborough and the Chiltern Hills
The accommodation is on the first floor and comprises: a large, very light bedroom with a king size bed and fantastic views over the countryside; an open plan lounge diner with a double sofabed; a shower room and a downstairs lobby. The property is extremely well equipped with all new appliances, has free high speed wi-fi, Digital TV, DVD player, CD/ hi fi system and a washing machine.The property is double glazed with modern central heating ensuring a warm stay all year round. There is a proper cooker with oven, grill and hobs for those wanting to cook.
Outside there is very safe off street parking and an outside barbecue. There is storage available for bicycles
Flexible to accomodate short and longer stays subject to availability
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Heathrow 55 km, Nearest railway: Haddenhame and Thame Parkway 7 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ, Trampoline|
The Central England/Cotswolds region
Oxfordshire is a traditional English Shire County. With the famous University City of Oxford, the Cotswolds, the Chilterns, lovely villages and towns such as Henley on Thames it is arguably one of England's finest Counties
the Village of Towersey is a thriving small village with a traditional pub and an active local social scene. There is a Norman Church, many thatched properties, a Manor House and an Old Rectory as well as a playground and park. There are numerous footpaths and bridal ways and easy access to the Phoenix Trail - part of the National Cycle Network.
The small town of Thame is 1 mile away. Thame is a very traditional market town with a picturesque High Street that is often used as a setting for the series of Midsomer Murders. Thame has all the facilities you are likely to need including shops, banks, restaurants, a swimming pool and leisure centre. There is a mainline train station just outside of Thame that can whisk you to London in 40 mins.
Towersey is 3 miles from the foot of the Chiltern Hills - a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The area is great for walkers, mountain bikers and nature watchers. We see many Red Kites throughout the area.
The historic City of Oxford is just 14 miles away, 12 miles to the Park and RIde which is the easiest way to access Oxford