Ashe Cottage & Annexe
Cottage | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 15
Ashe Cottage is nestled in the rural hamlet of Heywood between Westbury and Trowbridge. Ashe cottage is ideal for multi-family holiday or large groups, we especially welcome Hen Parties.
Very well equipped with modern galley kitchen and utility room, Large dining room with inglenook fireplace and seating up to 18. Upstairs there is one double, two twins and one small single room. A further twin bedroom is situated downstairs. There are 2 bathrooms upstairs in the main house.
The Annexe has a spacious living area with fully functioning kitchenette. There is one double and two twin rooms, one of which can be made into a kingsize/continental double bed. There is a bathroom and WC.
There is a New Sauna house in the garden, large enough for 15 people open all year round.
The Pool is open Whitsun-Early Sept, and is heated.
|Size||Sleeps up to 15, 8 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|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||Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||8 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (11), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 16, Lounge seats for 15|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Main house sleeps 9, available for smaller parties, midweeks/late availablity weekendes only. Please call for quote.
Travel cot , highchair & stairgate
We supply bed linen (except cot bedding), duvets, pillows, dish drying cloths and bath towels (1 per guest). We do not supply pool towels. Bath towels must not be used by the pool.
Electricity, cooking gas and barbecue gas are all included in the price for both cottages.
Central heating oil is metered and charged at the end of your stay at cost.
Logs are available to purchase.
Cleaning materials are supplied for your end of stay clean, these are all under the sink in each kitchen. Please leave these for the next guests.
We do not supply any other consumables. These include, washing up liquid, loo rolls, dishwasher tablets,, etc etc. There are often left over consumables from previous guests and we just leave these as "rolling stock" for the next guests.
|Further details outdoors|
Outdoor pool is heated but only open Whitsun - early September
Sauna House open all year round
Short breaks available for smaller parties in main house only, please call for quote.
Prices are all based on up to 15 guests. £75 supplement each for an extra 2. Max occupancy 17.
The Central Southern England region
Wiltshire is a county just far enough away from the hustle and bustle to make you feel miles from it, surrounded by rolling countryside and sleepy distant communities.
The county is home to some of the most beautiful villages in England. It is also a mysterious place of prehistoric stone sites, strange crop circles and magnificent chalk horses.
For the active there are endless options, from walking ancient ridgeways and river meadows to biking the canal towpaths. The less energetic can choose to cruise the Kennet and Avon Canal and stop off along route to visit towns and country inns stepped in history.
The cottages are central located for visiting many local towns and villages and famous sites.
Here's a taster of what's within reach:
- Just half an hour from Bath and its recently reopened Spa Baths
- Longleat Safari Park & Elizabethan Mansion
- Avebury medieval town with stone circles
- Westbury White Horse and Hill Fort carved in chalk
- Cheddar Gorge and caves
Nearby towns and villages:
- Castle Coombe
There's also plenty of opportunity for walks and cycling through the stretches of beautiful countryside.
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28 Aug 2014
"Perfect cottage for a fabulous weekend"
This is the first review I've left but I had to thank and recommend Jo from Ashe Cottage. Finding accommodation for large parties is never easy but this place fits the bill perfectly and Jo gives… More
22 Aug 2014
"Absolutely fantastic. Would 100% return!"
I can't express enough how fantastic Ashe Cottage was when we assumed last weekend for my sisters hen do. From the spotless bedrooms to the heated swimming pool and gardens, the place was perfect… More
10 Aug 2014
"An amazing time with friends"
We came from Canada and stayed at Ashe Cottage in July 2014 with our five kids and friends (16 of us total). The place was confortable and clean. The dining room was a great place to assemble. The poo… More
23 Jul 2014
"Fantastic property, lovely setting and very well equipped"
We booked Ashe cottage for a surprise birthday weekend for my husband with our extended family. Everything was perfect. Fantastic location, close to Bath and other places of interest. Great to have good weather to make use of the pool, ( which was lovely and warm!) and outdoor barbeque and seating area. The annexe was lovely for anyone wanting a quieter area. The bedrooms were all really well furnished and the kitchen stocked with everything we could have wished for. Fabulous garden area. Lovely to arrive to bottles of prosecco in the fridge and a courtesy phone call from Jo to check we were happy with everything. Would definitely recommend this property
21 Jun 2014
"House with character, but pool was disappointing."
The house was cute and had character but was smaller than we had originally thought it would be. The fact that the house had a pool was the main area of interest for us, and but we found the pool and … More
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I must clarify the issues raised about the pool for future guests.
We do not advertise a supervised Pool. Our website states No lifeguard on duty, and our T&C's state...
"You are responsible for your own safety whilst using the pool, as it is unattended. All reasonable care must be taken by you, and all pool rules displayed on the gate and in the information pack must be obeyed"
The swimming pool is heated and has been at 27°C (80°F), throughout June.
Prudent use of the Solar Pool cover does help maintain the temperature,if it was left off overnight, it will have lost 4-6 degrees! The heat pump is on daily from 9am-6pm.
The Pool area, like the rest of the cottage, is checked and cleaned thoroughly before guests arrive. If anything was missed, I can only apologize, and will look into how it was missed, as we work very hard to maintain a high standard of cleanliness throughout all our properties, and grounds.
This is the first negative comment we've had, so please take the time to read all the other good reviews too...
Jo Boyce -Owner
19 May 2014
What an amazing place. I booked Ashe Cottage for my friends hen weekend and what a brilliant find. The house especially the kitchen had everything needed, from shot glasses to a whisk. The pool and… More
9 Apr 2014
"Great place to stay for hen do!"
Spent a great weekend at Ashe cottage in March for my best friends hen party. Had great weather and the outdoor grounds were lovely. Nice warm conservatory for relaxing in. Great kitchen facilities which was well equipped. Large rooms with mainly single beds.
Annex was also well presented a and well equipped.
During our stay, contacted the owners with regards to a leaky toilet and needing an extra bed made up. Were quick to respond and happy to help.
Oh yeah and can't forget the sauna! Nice extra touch.
Really great place to stay with hospitable owners. Would definitely stay again!
29 Mar 2014
"The perfect hen location"
This is hen do friendly cottageThe cottage is spacious- there are essentially 3 different areas in the cottage- 1) the main area with the kitchen, living room, dining area and terrace area for relaxin… More
24 Feb 2014
We couldn't have asked for more from Ashe Cottage for a friend's hen do in February. We had a wonderful time despite it being an extremely wet weekend - testament to how cosy the cottage is and how welcome we were made to feel on arrival. The accommodation was spotlessly clean and well-arranged over the cottage and annexe. The kitchen was well-equipped and the dining/living areas provided more than enough space to comfortably fit 15 ladies. A particular highlight was the amazing fireplace and log fire which made us feel very at home! The booking process was professional and straight-forward and Jo was extremely helpful in the run-up to the weekend, helping us source beauticians for the cottage and even booking a minibus to take us to and from Bath on the Saturday night. Highly recommended for a civilised hen-do or family/friends trip away. Would love to return!
20 Feb 2014
"Just perfect for a relaxing weekend!"
This lovely house has bucket loads of charm and fantastic facilities. The pool and sauna house are great for whiling away an afternoon, and the group dining allows for a really special evening if you're a large group. It's clean, comfortable and spacious, and the owners were very welcoming. Highly recommend!
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