Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Lower Mill Estate - 28 Howells Mere
House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Howells Mere 28 is a 5 star, architecturally stunning 2 storey /4 bedroom/3 bathroom (2 ensuite ) lakeside south west facing house, sleeps 6 adults in 2 doubles and 1 twin bedroom and 2 children in the bunk bedded room..
Beautiful freshwater Lake on a Luxury 2nd home Development Lower mill Estate,
takes advantage of free access to a world renowned 4 million Spa with its heated 20 meter indoor and outdoor pools, gym, sauna, steam room and range of bookable treatments,
Howells Mere 28 combines the tranquillity of the beautiful Cotswold countryside with the very best of contemporary design whilst offering full width, full height, and floor to ceiling panoramic glazing with amazing views.
The property is located within minutes' drive of many traditional Cotswolds villages with a good range of shops and other facilities.
Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach 1 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Hearthrow and Bristol, Nearest railway: Kemble and Swindon
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property
Features and Facilities
Luxuries Sauna, Log fire, DVD player
Pool Shared indoor pool
General Central heating, TV, Video player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6
Other High chair
Outdoors Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Climbing frame, Swing set, Trampoline
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors
Arranged over two floors with 2 decking's and offering flexible accommodation this fully gas centrally heated property offers:
Ground Floor (Fully carpeted)
1st Waterfront double with en suite bathroom with direct access to the closed off decking.
2nd Waterfront double with en suite shower with direct access to the closed off decking.
Stairs to first floor
1st Floor (oak floor throughout)
1 bunk bed sleeps 2 children
Open plan kitchen/dining living room with full panoramic glazing and pitched roof.
Study area with a desk.
Balcony with glass balustrade.
A major feature of the property is its favoured position on the west bank of Howells Mere Lake with unobstructed west facing views.
The property is orientated such that the sun rises to the front of the property which can be viewed through the kitchen and dining area windows of the open plan first floor during the morning and from the lounge or the private ground floor terrace or first floor balcony, to the west facing fully glazed rear of the property from mid morning until sunset affording you the opportunity (weather permitting) of tracking the sun throughout the day & watching the sunset over Howells Mere Lake each evening.
Offered fully equipped and well appointed with oak flooring on the first floor (open plan living with magnificent views) and carpeted on the ground floor, quality finishes throughout benefiting from granite work surfaces and stainless steel appliances to the modern fitted kitchen with the bath/shower rooms fitted out with Mira power showers and Trevi glazed shower enclosures, wireless broadband (extra charge £5 to £25 month), TV, ipod in the first floor
The open plan living/kitchen boasts a designer glass table with 8 Kartell “Ghost chairs”, two 3 seater sofas, open plan fire, study area with table and chair.
The west facing rear wall of the property consists of full width panoramic double glazing incorporating sliding patio doors giving unobstructed views of Howells Mere Lake from both rear facing ground floor bedrooms with direct access to ground floor deck, & the open plan double storey height open plan living/study, which open directly onto the enclosed private timber decked balcony offering unobstructed westerly facing views over Howells Mere Lake.
Positioned to the front of the property & fitted out with twin single beds.
Master/Double bedroom with built-in wardrobe cupboards, patio doors and en-suite bathroom.
Positioned at the rear of the property, has full width glazing and overlooks the lake across the terrace, which can be accessed through the full height glazed patio door (decking is closed of)
This double on suite shower/wc bedroom with built-in wardrobe cupboards, at the rear of the property, is ideal for families, provides some flexibility with the sleeping arrangements, has full width glazing and overlooks the lake across the terrace, which can be accessed through the full height glazed patio door(decking is closed of)
Upside-down living featuring a spacious double-storey height open-plan living room and kitchen/dining area, well-equipped kitchen with granite worktops.
Opening directly onto a private balcony overlooking on the bank of Howells Mere Lake.
Full panoramic views with double glazing, sliding glass doors opening directly onto the enclosed private timber decked sun trap balcony.
This is a bunk bedded room at the rear of the property.
Wi-Fi (Provided by Cotswold Wireless at extra cost)
The property benefits from being orientated such that the the panoramic glazing to the rear of the property enclosed private decking areas face in an south western direction & therefore are ideal for catching the all day sunshine.Sit peacefully by the serene waters from your very own verandawith only the swans to disturb and weather permitting enjoy the all day suntrap decking.
Dine alfresco on the terrace & watch the sun set over this magnificient Lake.
The rear & one side of the property are bounded by shallow water.
Take advantage of the renowned first class on site exclusive spa.
Spa /Fitness Breaks at Velvet Lodge
They say a change is as good as a rest – well the current economic turmoil certainly isn't restful - so perhaps a change in your surroundings and de-stressing with relaxing and therapeutic spa treatments is what is in order to rejuvenate your body. Feel how amazing being in a new environment and experiencing stress busting treatments can do to lift your spirits and refresh your mind, even if it is only for a few days.
28 Howells Mere provides you with the ultimate in spa breaks. Included in the cost of your stay is unlimited use of £4 million Pevonia Award-winning spa (excluding treatments), one of the countries leading health spas.
Indulge your mind, body and soul in the sauna, steam room, indoor swimming pool, outdoor heated pool (from May to October) and swim with lilies that filter the crystal clear waters of an outdoor eco-pool.
Chill out in the adult only library/ relaxation room and pamper yourself with a choice of over sixty different treatments for both men and women.
For those looking to build or maintain their stamina spa offers a deluxe fitness centre with Techno Gym equipment.
The indoor pool is peaceful, flooded with natural light during the day and candlelit at night.
The unique combination of the stunning 28 Howells Mere and Art spa make a spectacular, relaxing spa break.
For recreation: explore the collection of lakes shared by the resident otters and beavers, explore the unspoilt 450 acre private estate on foot or bike or keep up the regime in the state of the art gym .
Play area with slides, swings, claiming frame, trampoline
Heated indoor and outdoor pool
Family orientated resort, shared by second home owners and holiday makers.
Suitable for family groups or discrete gatherings only, no stag or hen groups - terms of conduct to be signed.
The rental property is a non-smoking property and pets may be considered with prior agreemenet.( additional £25 charge wil apply)
The rental property is fully equipped and furnished with bed and bath linen are included in the price, cost may vary depending on group size.
The tenant is entitled to use the following during the rental period:
1 X allocated parking space, (overflowparking, 3 minutes away, free of charge)) free Spa, tennis courts, children's play areas.
The tenant receives 1 set of house keys for the duration of the rental period.
To access the Spa the tenant will need take proof of booking to the Reception Desk where they will issue an 2 entry cards on receipt of a £25 X 2 refundable deposit.
All guests are entitled to spa access.
The arrival time on the arrival day is after 16:00hrs
The departure time on the day of departure before 10:00hrs.
When ever possible ealier check in an later check out may be offered.
At the end of the rental period the tenant is to vacate the property and return the keys back to the key box at the front of the property.
At the end of the rental period the tenant should leave the property in similar condition to that in which it was found.
Any additional cleaning costs incurred by the Advertiser may be passed on to the Tenant at their sole discretion.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- wheelchair accessible