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Modernised gamekeepers cottage with ground floor facilities for the elderly

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

The Bath House has two twin bedrooms, one on the ground floor, and one double, plus a cot. The bathroom and shower room are also ground floor. There is a large garden ,and conservatory,ample parking,and a wood burning stove for cosy winter nights. Guests have private carp fishing on the farms two acre lake and the cottage is surrounded by a wealth of wildlife yet only two miles from Tenbury Wells.


Owner
Dr C. Field
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 August, 2018

About Dr C. Field

I am a widow farming 120 acres, mainly grass, keeping sheep, some of them rare breeds such as Cotswolds and Shropshires plus pedigree Aberdeen Angus cattle. The farm also produces high quality apple juice,honey ,jams and free range eggs.My daughter is a vet and also lives on the farm,we are both keen gardeners when time permits.The farmhouse where we live is only a few hundred yards from the Bath house so we are usually on hand to sort out any questions.I married into farming, my father was a garage owner in a local village, my parents in law purchased the farm during the war, when my husband was farming it we produced thatching straw and many other unusual crops

Dr C. Field purchased this cottage in 1943

Why Dr C. Field chose Tenbury Wells

The Bath House is a cottage on our farm in a very peaceful setting yet only two miles from the shops and facilities of Tenbury.It was extensively renovated in the late 1970's for my husbands own use and when we married the fitted kitchen was added as a wedding present from his mother.The large conservatory was built during the twenty years my mother lived there.Much of her antique furniture is still in the cottage along with many of her beautiful watercolours.This cottage has the feel of permanence, of a home,timeless and a part of the landscape yet with TV,Broadband,DVD,washing machine,fridge,freezer,and microwave.

What makes this cottage unique

What more can I say, I have many happy memories of early married life there. Of watching weasels play on the wall,of seeing a Roe deer on the lawn and of my daughter as a baby. I decided I could not bring myself to take long term lets but would much prefer to share the delights of the Bath House with as many people as possible I have added Carp fishing to add to peoples enjoyment of the secluded lake and just hope my guests love what we have here as much as we do.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Tenbury Wells in Tenbury

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , antique French bed with modern matress
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
Notes:
Private fishing for Carp is included for guests who have exclusive access to the two acre lake belonging to the farm one field away from the cottage.

Reviews

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Modernised gamekeepers cottage with ground floor facilities for the elderly
average rating of 4.4375 based on 16 reviews
5

Very comfortable cottage in peaceful surroundings.

  • 5 of 5

Our family group (ages from 4 to 92) enjoyed our weekend at the cottage and would love to return for a longer stay.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peaceful stay

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our needs. We had a peaceful and relaxing stay. The wood burning stuff made the living room a cosy place to be and we even caught a couple of carp from the lake.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
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5

Our long weekend at the Gamekeepers Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the gamekeepers cottage, it is very cosy with loads of character, it was quite cold while we were there, so the log burning stove was great and Carol the owner kept us supplied with bags of logs. The beds were very comfortable.There are loads of interesting places to visit in the area. If you are looking for a quiet and peaceful retreat with lovely scenery then this cottage is just for you. M&D Staffs.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Good

  • 4 of 5

Comfortable, welcoming, attractive surroundings. We might book again for a summer visit when there isn't any snow!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely comfortable, home from home property.

  • 5 of 5

A big Thankyou to Dr Carol Field for a very enjoyable stay. The property was comfortable & homely and offered great value for money..Loved the Log burner in the lounge.Property very well equipped with all necessary kitchen utensils. Always looked forward to returning to the property after a day out exploring. Property conveniently located to the Lovely market town of Ludlow. Thankyou once again. We hope to be back again in the future & thoroughly recommend the property to friends & family.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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An enjoyable break in a cosy character cottage

  • 4 of 5

Despite the weather turning much colder, we were warm and cosy in the cottage with a very easy to use wood burning stove. The situation was lovely and the facilities in the cottage were good. All in all, it represented excellent value for money and I would recommend it to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
59 Kilometres
Birmingham
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Tenbury
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Sutton
Nearest Train
16 Kilometres
Ludlow
Nearest Motorway
32 Kilometres
Droitwich or worcester M5
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Tenbury
Car: necessary

Safari park, various open farms,gourmet restaurants in Ludlow,wonderful local scenery and a wealth of on farm wildlife.

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Prices & Availability

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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