Lechlade, Gloucestershire (Lechlade)
Property Ref: FCH93251
This beautiful farmhouse is situated on the outskirts of the popular town of Lechlade-on-Thames in the Cotswolds AONB known for its rolling hills picturesque villages and stunning countryside. The property is set in a peaceful rural spot surrounded by conservation woodland and wildflower meadows perfect for walks.
You can stroll into town to visit one of the traditional pubs or independent shops. Lechlade is located at the Southern edge of the Cotswolds where the River Thames becomes navigable. You can enjoy walks along the riverbank go boating paddleboarding or simply relax by the water. The property provides a fantastic base to explore the wider area with Burford (7.
9 miles) Cirencester (14 miles) Bibury (8 miles) and Bourton-on-the-Water (16 miles) all easily accessible for day trips. For guests looking to explore the area's history visit one of the nearby National Trust properties such as the 18th century house and gardens at Buscot Park 6 miles away or Kelmscott Manor- home of William Morris- only 3 miles away.
There was a Roman Villa at the bottom of the farm drive with remains on display in the Corinium Museum in Cirencester. Make your way into the spacious farmhouse through the hallway a perfect area to remove coats before exploring the rest of the property. Step into the sitting room which is furnished with total comfort in mind including a wood burner for those chilly nights.
Move on to the fantastic open-plan kitchen/dining room equipped with everything you will need for a self-catered break including an AGA. Enjoy a meal together at the dining table that will comfortably seat 12. There is a useful utility area with washing machine and dryer and a boot room a perfect place for the dogs and taking off muddy boots.
Off the kitchen is a reception room with feature floor-to-ceiling windows and views out onto the garden. Relax on the large corner sofa or watch a movie on the Smart TV. This lovely sunroom has a separate mezzanine level which has a super-king size zip-and-link bed which can be made up as a twin on request.
There is a further bedroom on the ground floor with another super-king zip-and-link bed which has a shower room with WC next door. Head upstairs where you find the principal bedroom with a super-king size bed and en-suite shower room with WC and bidet. There are a further three bedrooms on the first floor: one with a super-king zip-and-link bed one double and one room with bunk beds and a spare trundle bed plus the family bathroom which has a bath with shower WC and bidet.
The house is perfect for extended families and friends looking for some quality time together in the Cotswolds. Outside you will find the large fully enclosed garden which wraps around the house. The beautiful garden is well kept and provides a wonderful space to unwind. Dine alfresco on the outdoor patio accessed through the kitchen/dining room with its garden furniture and firepit.
Enjoy some garden games on the extensive lawn including badminton and boule. Need to know: 6 bedrooms 3 super king size zip and links (all can be made up as twins on request), 1 super king size, 1 double and 1 bunk bedroom plus spare trundle bed. 3 bathrooms 1 en suite shower room with WC, 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC and 1 shower room with WC.
AGA (turned off in the warmer summer months) with separate electric oven and hob, 2 fridges, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and Nespresso coffee machine. Smart TV in reception room. Highchair and travel cot available. Large, enclosed garden with fenced off back garden, patio area with outdoor garden furniture and garden games available.
Ample parking on private driveway. Pubs and shops 0.5 miles. Mezzanine level beds are set within the open plan reception room which has amazing floor to ceiling windows (without coverings) with views onto the garden.
- Accommodation overview
- Sleeps: 12
- Bedrooms: 6
- Pets: 2
- Arrival Day: Fri
- Downstairs bedroom
- Downstairs bathroom
- Complex of properties
- Enclosed garden / patio
- Open fire / woodburner
- Internet access
- Games / Play facilities
- Pub nearby
- Shop nearby
- Fishing onsite / nearby
- Family friendly
- Towels included
- Travel cot available
- Highchair available