Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday cottage in Great Barford - Kingfisher Cottage
Luxury four bedroom contemporary cottage with large river frontage
Kingfisher cottage is an ideal holiday getaway. It is a unique contemporary and highly individual modern luxury cottage. It is situated in an unrivaled position within established gardens of around two acres. It overlooks the Great Ouse and has extensive river frontage and mooring facilities. The cottage has four bedrooms, four bathrooms (three en-suite), luxury Shaker style kitchen and French Oak flooring throughout.
It is ideal for two families or a group of friends with an indoor games room with a luxury pool table and another games room in the garden with table tennis, table football and darts. It is also ideal for small family gatherings or birthday parties as there is a music system throughout and the main sitting room is triple aspect 30' square with large dining table. There is also a separate TV room with DVD player.
The kitchen is fully equipped with American style fridge, range cooker and small table for breakfast. There is an adjoining utility room with washing machine and condenser dryer. At the back there is a very large wooden deck overlooking the river as well as a patio area. There is private fishing (with license) on the landing stage overlooking the river. The property is situated within 45 from London, 25 minutes from Cambridge and 15 minutes from Bedford and St Neots both of which have extensive shopping and markets.
The property is approached via a long driveway and leads through electric gates to approximately two acres of mainly lawned gardens that surround the property on all sides. Additional there is a large wooden deck with seating at the rear to dine or relax on with beautiful river views. A lower patio area is also used for BBQ's. At the front of the house there is a separate building which is a games room with table tennis, table football and darts.
Bedfordshire has a host of exciting activities for all ages. The most famous is Woburn, home to Woburn Safari Park with wild animals visible from the car and on foot which is massively popular with the children, Woburn Abbey housing one of the most important private art collections in the world and for the active young visitors Go Ape an active day out for all the family including zip wiring high in the tree canopy.
Leighton Buzzard with its small railway is also popular with families, while cruises down the Grand Union canal are enjoyable for all ages. Cambridge with the famous University and the opportunity to go 'punting' on the river as well as offering excellent shopping and nightlife is only 20 miles away. Central London with all the famous historical sites and this summer access to the Olympic village and all the amazing events that are organized is within one hours drive.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- limited accessibility
- pets considered