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The Wheelwrights in the heart of the picturesque tudor village, Waltham St. Lawrence

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Suitable for children over
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

This beautifully restored Wheelwrights has been transformed into a contemporary 2 bedroom, (one kingsize bed. One twin beds) 2 bathroom cottage with all the luxuries of a modern home, and yet maintaining its original oak beams, vaulted ceilings and light gallery. Relax in style in the beautifully appointed living room, snuggle up with a good book by the log burning stove, enjoy a bubble bath in the fabulous italian design bathroom or even a glass of wine and your favourite programme in front of the 50' TV! This is a wonderful venue for couples, friends or families. Please note we do not have garden access at the cottage.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3.7 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Heathrow, 25 minutes 20 miles 32 km, Nearest railway: Twyford 8 minutes 3.4 miles 5 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Access Secure parking

The Central Southern England region

Only 20 minutes drive from London this property is situated in the heart of the village of Waltham St Lawrence. Within the curtelage of the Grade II listed house Tuckenhams. Enjoy the views of the village church and the 16th century village pub The Bell, where an informal atmosphere, excellent food and local beer await you. Start your day with a long walk from the property, perhaps through the grounds of the Shottesbrooke estate and return to the Bell for a lunch time drink. There are many walks in this area to be enjoyed and many lovely pubs along your route.

Spend the day in Royal Windsor with a visit to Windsor castle and the many exhibitions on show there. www.royalcollection.org.uk and enjoy the changing of the guard daily (call 01753 831118 for times). Plan a weekend stay at The Wheelrights to coincide with the opening of Frogmore House, the Queen mothers former residence. 17th-18th August. We are also only 15 minutes from Legoland Windsor, where hours of fun await you, check out the website on www.legoland.co.uk.

A day spent in Henley on Thames is a must, take a stroll along the river Thames, enjoy lunch at The Hotel de Vin or Loch Fine and finish with a visit to the famous Rowing Museum. Why not stay at The Wheelwrights while attending the famous Henley Regatta 3rd-7th July 2013 www.henleyregatta.com or the world renown Henley Festival, 10th - 14th July 2013, www.henley-festival.co.uk.

Waltham St Lawrence

We are only 20 minutes from the lovely town of Marlow. Situated on the Thames it boasts many great shops and restaurants.

Why not take afternoon tea at the famous Complete Angler hotel, its a must! take a table by the river and watch the world go by!

Enjoy a wonderful meal at the michelin starred Hand and Flowers www.handandflowers.co.uk or the delightful Vanilla Pod, www.vanillapod.co.uk.

Are you a race goer, why not combine a stay with Royal Ascot, 18th - 22nd June 2013. Enjoy a day of racing and return to the luxury of the Wheelwrights.

Top of the list has to be a stay at the Wheelwrights while enjoying the delights of the tasting menu of Heston Blumenthal's michelin starred restaurant The Fat Duck at Bray a mere 15 minutes drive - take a taxI! alternatively The Waterside Inn, Michelle Roux's (OBE) 3 star restaurant is wonderful for that special occasion. The only restaurant to have a 3 star rating for 25 years.!

The list can go on for a lot longer but why not book the Wheelwrights and enjoy staying just for the joy of staying in a wonderful place!!

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Review 1-10 of 11

13 May 2014

5/5

"Excellent accommodation A+++++++++!"

If Berkshire is an area of interest to stay in the UK I cant stress how good this house is to rent. Recently renovated no expense has been spared with floor heating, big TV and quality sound system an… More

11 May 2014

5/5

"High quality accommodation in a lovely setting."

A very well-equipped and modern cottage, great for a family stay with older children. We would highly recommend this, and would certainly return if we planned another trip to the area.… More

10 Apr 2014

5/5

"More comfortable than any 5 star hotel I've ever stayed in.Top quality accomodation."

The wheelwrights is an ideal choice for any one visiting Legoland and London as we were.Its set in a sweet little village with a good pub and friendly residents.The accomodation itself is faultless.Th… More

5 Mar 2014

5/5

"Stunning high quality accomodation"

We work away all the time and try to stay in holiday cottages as they are more home from home but this one I actually want it to be my home! Everything was immaculate and all high end including furnis… More

22 Dec 2013

5/5

"Absolutely Fantastic"

My family and I stayed here and it was just wonderful. The cottage itself is so much better than even the lovely pictures show and the owners made sure that we were all well catered for, welcomed and … More

3 Nov 2013

5/5

"Truly idyllic"

Beautiful barn conversion. Really enjoyed our stay at The wheelwrights. It's close to London , Windsor, the train links and the countryside. We will be back again. Thank you … More

12 Oct 2013

5/5

"Perfect for our needs"

We needed a base to visit friends and family and found this property via tripadvisor. The cottage is very well specified with top level appliances. We have stayed at 5* hotels below this standard. The… More

22 Aug 2013

5/5

"Beautiful cottage"

We stayed here with our two children in June, while visiting family in the UK. It is a really lovely cottage, in a beautiful location. The cottage was very clean and well equipped. The owners Sue a… More

19 Aug 2013

4/5

"What a delightful holiday home kitted out to a high standard with clean and modern furnishings."

We booked to stay here based on the photos of the cottage on the Trip advisor website and I can honestly say we were not let down by the real thing! The cottage/barn conversion is excellent! Set in a … More

1 Jul 2013

5/5

"Gorgeous little hideway cottage"

Myself and my wife stayed at The Wheelwrights for the week of Royal Ascot. We wanted somewhere close but not in the centre of Ascot and with this place being only 9 miles away, this seemed perfect.We … More

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Sue and Steve J.

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Calendar last updated:18 Aug 2014

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