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One of the finest two bedroom cottages in England

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights


About the property

Yew Tree Cottage is a stylish and cosy two bedroom period cottage.

Grey’s Court Cottages – Dovecote, Owl, Yew Tree, Stable and Grey’s – are a wonderful suite of immaculately renovated cottages in the heart of Southrop; one of the Cotswold’s loveliest villages. Four of the cottages have three double bedrooms and two bathrooms with the fifth, Yew, being a perfectly formed two bedroom, one bathroom cottage.

The attention to detail is immaculate and the Grey’s Court renovation not only reflects the heritage and tradition of the classic English country cottage but brings it seamlessly into the twenty first century. And with more than a little elegance and style.

A seven year labour of love, Grey’s Court Cottages are some of the finest cottages in all of England and are proud to have used English and local suppliers were possible; including Little Greene paints and Lewis & Wood fabrics and wallpapers.

Access to the cottages is via a stone pathway leading from Eastleach Lane to their respective porches and front gardens. All the cottages back onto courtyard gardens – equipped with outdoor dining furniture – which in turn lead out onto a full width lawn planted with Yew topiaries; to the rear of which there is a gravel courtyard set within cotswold drystone walls which provides ample private parking.

Yew Tree Cottage is a perfectly formed two bedroom, one bathroom cottage, with one bedroom being a double and the second a twin bedded room. The bathroom has both a cast iron roll top bath and also a large power shower.

The main bedroom features a generous Super Kingsize bed and the second twin bedroom is decorated with a charming print, “Harvest Hare”.

Yew Tree Cottage’s sitting room has a study area and a window seat overlooking the front garden, and like all the cottages the sitting room features a Clearview wood burning stove.

The key features:

• Breakfast Tray - Organic Bread, Butter, Milk, Eggs, As Well As Tiptree Jam And Choice Of Tea And Coffees And A Handmade Cake

• Complimentary Molton Brown Body Wash/Body Lotion And Soap

• Aga Electric Double Oven And Gas Hob

• Sebastian Sellers Bespoke Kitchen With Butler Sink

• Aston Matthews Sanitary Ware

• And So To Bed Bedrooms

• Lewis & Wood Fabrics And Wallpaper

• Goose Down Duvets & Pillows And 450 Gsm Towelling Robes

• 1000 Thread Count Genuisa Sateen Bed Linen

• Cast Iron Roll Top Baths & Power Showers

• Davey Lighting

• Denon Music System

• Samsung Flat Screens / Sky Hd / Sony I-Docks

• Under Floor Heating On The Ground & Lower Ground Floors

• Dualit Toaster & Kettle / Nespresso Coffee Machine

• Little Greene Paint

• Daylesford Glassware & Emma Bridgewater Mugs

• Clearview Wood Burner

And here is our latest review:

“… we were initially attracted by the artistic photographs on their professional website but the real life experience did not disappoint! The cottages are at the centre of a quintessentially beautiful Cotswold village and within a literal two minute stroll of 'The Swan' which provides gastronomic delights … meticulous attention to detail, with an expert eye on style and comfort … full of quirky details … a luxury 'home from home' without losing the Cotswold cottage character. Furnishings are to the highest standard and the beds and bedding are heavenly ... modern and contemporary design seamlessly (meld) with the period cottages -we won't spoil the surprises - but recommend everyone to visit! The owners and housekeeper were friendly, helpful and passionate to ensure guests will have a perfect and memorable stay.”

More Details

Property Manager
Nigel Stengard-Green
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Swedish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 June, 2016


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Lechlade in Cotswold District

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Twin Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • pond
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • 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
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Nearest Airport
145 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
10 Metres
The Swan
Nearest Train
24 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
10 Metres
The Swan
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Cotswold Water Park
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Lechlade, Oxfordshire

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Luxury Cotswold Rentals / Luxury Retreat Rentals (Greenstone FHL Limited) act as Agent Intermediary for the Owners or Owner (or their representative) of the property offering Furnished Holiday Let accommodation to the Client (Guest). Booking arrangements for accommodation are facilitated by Greenstone FHL Limited on behalf of the Owners; however the contractual relationship is directly between the Owner and the Client. When a Client enquires we will provide a quote for the accommodation as instructed by the owner - reflecting the nature, make up, season and duration of the request - and at the point of making a booking the Client will receive the Owner's Booking Form along with a copy of their Terms and Conditions detailing all payment information.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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