Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
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)|
|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|
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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10 Aug 2014
"Will be difficult to find a better place to stay."
A fantastic place to stay. No expense spared renovating this lovely building into an open plan living space that works really well. Military level standards of cleanliness, with everything thing you… More
13 May 2014
"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
"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
"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
"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
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
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
"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
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
"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
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