Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

A 400 year old three storey Cotswold stone cottage located in the village of Brimscombe 2 miles from the main town of Stroud which provides an ideal base for exploring the Cotswolds and further afield The cottage has a wealth of exposed stone walls & beams but has been modernised to a very good standard & has full gas central heating throughout Private parking off road for two cars GROUND FLOOR , Lounge/ diner 11ft 6in by 17 ft with 4 seater leather settee & armchair ,dining table with 5 dining chairs ,exposed beams & stone walls with window seat for twoThe floor is tiled in slate & has underfloor electric heating wall mounted TV with free sat . there is also a solid fuel stove Kitchen 8ft by 9 ft with 4 burner gas hob , electric oven & grill, electric kettle ,toaster. microwave , washer /dryer & integrated fridge GARDEN terraced garden with patio , large area of raised decking , various fruit trees ,patio set & BBQFIRST FLOOR double bedroom 14ft by 9ft 6 in with bedside cabinets with reading lamps large fitted wardrobe bathroom 7ft by 6 ft fully tiled with bath & mira electric shower over SECOND FLOOR Large family room 16ft x 15ft & 15ft high with many exposed beams . one double & two single beds with bedside cabinets reading lamps & hanging rai Wall mounted 42in tv with free sat.l PLEASE NOTE DUE TO VERY STEEP STAIRS, LOW CEILINGS & UNEVEN FLOORS THIS COTTAGE IS NOT SUITABLE FOR THE INFIRM

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach inland beach at South Cerney 25 km
Will consider House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Heathrow 160 km, Nearest railway: Stroud 4 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access
General Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Cotswolds region

Stroud is based in the south Cotswolds & makes an ideal base to explore the whole area

Gloucester with its famous cathedral is only 8 miles away while Cheltenham famous for its racing & regency buildings is 12miles

The worldfamous city of Bath which is listed as a World Heritage sight is only 28 miles & can be reached by car in 40 minutes

Stroud itself is famous for its cafe culture & the bohemian lifestyle of many of its residents

The farmers market has regularly been voted the best in Britain & the first organic cafe in the Uk is here

Many of the villages around Stroud are as scenic as any in the Cotswolds but less well known . They are therefore less commercialised & far more authentic

Stroud has a large landscaped park called Stratford Park With both indoor & outdoor swimming pools . there is also a multi plex cinema in the town & a theatre

The many famous towns of the upper Cotswolds ie Bourton on the waster , Upper & lower Slaughter & Cirencester are within 40 minutes drive

Within 1 mile of the cottage is Minchenhampton common an area of open land covering a area of over 500 acres which belongs to the National Trust


Local villages within a 10 mile radius that are worth a visit

Painswick ( known as Queen of the Cotswolds )

Bisley no street lamps & a 500 year old pub called "The Bear"

Slad made famous in the book Cider with Rosie by Laurie Lee

Minchenhampton ( home village os Princess Anne 0

Tetbury ( home town of Prince Charles 0

Nailsworth the local foodie centre

Chalford famous for its steet narrow & winding roads