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A Cosy Cotswold Stone Cottage With Views Over Rolling Hills And Fields

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

Cosy And Comfy With Lovely Views, Sleeps 4 And Is Equipped To High Spec

This is a grade II listed building was once the village Bakery and as such retains many of its original features including the original Victorian iron oven door, beams and flag stone floors.

It is a cosy cottage with a good feel and is fully equipped to a high standard.

It sleeps 4 in a double/king size bedroom and twin bedroom with a large bathroom. Downstairs there is a large, welcoming entrance hall which was once the oven, with a downstairs lavatory, leading into a living room with french windows onto a large courtyard. The kitchen dining area has everything you could possibly need for a comfortable stay. Outside is a terraced area with a table, chars and a bar-b-q.

Fresh crisp white linen and towels is provided as well as kitchen cloths.

There is off road parking.

More Details

Owner
Rosamund Mengech
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 February, 2017

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

A Cosy Cotswold Stone Cottage With Views Over Rolling Hills And Fields
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Cosy and comfortable stay in lovely country cottage

  • 5 of 5

We have thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay in this oldy worldly quirky comfy cottage. The property has everything one could wish for - charm, character, history, country feel, topped with little luxuries to make you feel very pampered and well looked after (scents and soaps from some of my favorite makes like The White Company and Neal's Yard, gorgeous bedding and towels, extremely comfy beds, games for every age (massive hit with my 4 year old daughter), books, music, wifi, enough kitchen utensils to cook up a storm and to top it all up beautiful views and a real log fire stove.....). We loved the quintessentially Englishness of the area - in particular Woodstock. Many many places to visit and things to do. We came looking for quiet time, us time, and re-kindle our love for this beautiful country time after a busy fast paced year - and we found it! Thanks Ros for the hospitality and for making this place happen. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted to have met my aim to provide a well equipped and cosy country escape for those who seek tranquility and pleased that the cottage meets the balance of old original features with modern facilities.
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5

Wonderful cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in the Old Bakehouse. Well equipped, very clean and all in a beautiful setting. We were even greeted with fresh baked scones and cream. Maybe it shouldn't in this peaceful location but I know for some it is important: the Internet connection is excellent. We highly recommend this cottage for your next stay in the Cotswolds.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, I am delighted that you enjoyed the cottage and were able to feel at home and enjoy a great holiday here.
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5

Cozy, well-equipped cottage in idyllic setting.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had the pleasure of spending two nights at this wonderful cottage. As soon as we arrived we immediately wished we could stay longer. Ros and her daughter were very gracious hosts, the cottage was comfortable, clean, and nicely furnished. The village of Stonesfield is quaint and well located to explore the Cotswolds and surrounding area. My children, ages 9 and 10 loved it, especially the well-tended garden area. We can't wait to return for a longer visit.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. I am delighted that the cottage provided you with a cosy haven for your time here. It was a pleasure to welcome you and I look forward to your return
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5

the perfect country cottage - better than I could possibly have imagined

  • 5 of 5

A lovely, beautifully decorated and cosy cottage in a charming village. A perfect weekend retreat, well heated with a wood stove for chilly evenings and a well equipped kitchen, lovely large bathroom with deep bath and wonderful comfy mattresses and bedding. Lots of glorious walks nearby including to Blenheim Palace. But most important the landlady Rosamund was incredibly kind and welcoming and even left us home-made scones and jam when we arrived! A perfect country cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Charming!!!

  • 5 of 5

I had been expecting something special before arrived, but it was much more than my expectations! It was a luck! Great thanks dear Rosamund!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Charming cottage. Thoughtful proprietor

  • 5 of 5

Wonderfully appointed. We were left to our own devices and it felt very private despite having Ros nearby if we needed anything. Very tasteful and a log burner made our stay. We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Heathrow
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Charlbury
Car: recommended

Stonesfield is a tranquil village in a picturesque rural setting with rolling hills, woodland and rivers.It is well serviced with its own Farm Shop, village grocery store, Pub serving food, Post Office and Hairdresser and garage. It has a regular bus service and is only 2 miles from a railway station.

If you like old, pretty and historical places it is ideally situated for visiting Cotswold towns and villages such as Burford, The Gateway to The Cotswolds, a charming country market town with lovely old buildings, tea shops and a Wildlife Park.Woodstock is a ten minute drive away and is a pretty little Cotswold town with Blenheim Palace, the birthplace of Winston Churchill and stunning grounds to walk in as well as a train to take you to a Maze and children's play area. Other nearby typical old towns are Morton -in-Marsh, Stow-on-the-Wold, Bibury, Bourton-on-the-Water.

Oxford with its famous University buildings, libraries, theatres and parks is a 20 minute drive and Stratford-on-Avon is 40 minutes where you can visit William Shakespeare's Birthplace, go boating on the river or watch a play at the RSC Theatre or simply wander the streets and enjoy the Tudor timbered buildings and shops.

Stonesfield itself is a great area for walking with the Oxfordshire running past the cottage and a lovely walk through beech woods and fields to a Roman Villa.

If you are a keen shopper then Bicester Village, the famous outlet shopping centre, is a 20 minute drive away.

There are numerous places to eat in Woodstock with a variety of restaurants, cafe's, pubs and tea shops and also surrounding village pubs.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in West Oxfordshire District, West Oxfordshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Half term
11 Feb 2017 - 19 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£546
for 3 nights
From
£182
£625
 
 
Early spring
20 Feb 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£399
for 3 nights
From
£133
£600
 
 
Easter
8 Apr 2017 - 23 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£519
for 3 nights
From
£173
£705
 
 
Spring
24 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£399
for 3 nights
From
£133
£600
 
 
Half term
27 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£489
for 3 nights
From
£163
£685
 
 
Early summer
5 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£480
for 3 nights
From
£160
£645
 
 
Summer
15 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£549
for 3 nights
From
£183
£745
 
 
Autumn
4 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£399
for 3 nights
From
£133
£600
 
 
Half term
21 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£744
for 3 nights
From
£248
£625
 
 
Winter
30 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£384
for 3 nights
From
£128
£515
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£840
for 7 nights
£840
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rates per night decrease for more than three nights.

£432-Spring
£447-Early Summer
£468-Summer
£432-Autumn
£370-Winter
£780-Christmas Season (7 nights min stay)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in West Oxfordshire District in Cotswolds

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • One main bathroom with roll top bath, wash basin and toilet One downstairs toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Double bedroom with King size bed Twin bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • swimming
  • tennis

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website:

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