Winchcombe, Gloucestershire (Cheltenham)
Property Ref: FCH48931
Winchcombe is a small town with a selection of period properties to admire and a handful of shops to browse as well as tea rooms and pubs. There is so much to explore in the surrounding areas from the vast Cleeve Common with its rare plants to Belas Knap long barrow Hailes Abbey Stanway House and Snowshill.
Sudeley Castle is just a short walk across the fields or take a 25-mile round-trip by steam train from Toddington. The family will love a visit to Cotswold Farm Park home of Adam Henson or the Regency spa town of Cheltenham is only seven miles away. Stratford and Oxford are within an hour's drive and popular Cotswold towns Stow-on-the-Wold and Bourton-on-the-Water are within easy reach.
High ceilings and exposed beams give this barn conversion a sense of space and elegance as you enter the lounge. A piano sits in the corner and there is a selection of books and games to choose from with comfortable soft furnishings to relax on a TV/DVD for when you want to catch up on your favourite shows you ve missed and a gas fired remote control wood burner effect fire to keep everyone warm in winter.
The beautifully fitted country-style kitchen is a large area containing everything you might need during your stay including an electric oven and gas hob fridge/freezer microwave and dishwasher. There is a separate utility room housing a washing machine and ironing facilities and next to floor to ceiling windows is a dining table to seat up to six people looking out over the garden.
One of the two bedrooms is located on the ground floor with beautiful beams and a king-size bed and the large wet room is also on the lower level with a walk-in shower and WC. There are stairs leading to a mezzanine floor where there is a fold-out futon (a small 4ft double) and a TV for playing DVDs on (there is no aerial for this TV).
The second bedroom has a super-king-size zip-and-link bed (can be made into twin singles on request at time of booking) and has a small en-suite WC. Outside there is an enclosed garden with a large bench and a BBQ perfect for dining on a summer's evening whilst looking across at the surrounding countryside.
There is also a garage and off-road parking. Need to know: 2 bedrooms 1 king size, 1 super king size zip and link bed that can be made into singles on request. Ground floor wet room with shower, en suite WC and washbasin. Electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. Utility room with washing machine and ironing facilities.
Gas wood burner effect fire. Garage and off road parking. Wi Fi available. 10 minute walk to Winchcombe for amenities. TV/DVD in lounge, TV for playing DVDs on landing, hi fi and iPod dock. BBQ available. A futon is available (a small double, 4ft approx.), available as an extra at a cost of 35pp per week or weekend.
- Accommodation overview
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Pets: 0
- Arrival Day: Fri
- Downstairs bedroom
- Downstairs bathroom
- Enclosed garden / patio
- Increased accessibility
- Internet access
- Pub nearby
- Shop nearby
- Family friendly
- Towels included
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- In the area
- Sudeley Castle, nr Winchcombe