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Cheshire Country Cottage on Small Friendly farm in Tattenhall near Chester

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Comfortable and pretty 3 bedroom cottage close to Chester and local attractions

Newly refurbished comfortable cottage on small farm close to Chester and the Shropshire and Welsh borders.

It is suitable for both families or a romantic holiday.

The cottage has one king size bedroom with a beautiful french bed and extremely comfortable mattress.

There is a twin bedroom and also a single bedroom. The single bedroom could accommodate a cot. All beds have comfortable new mattresses with crisp cotton sheets.

The kitchen is very well equipped with dishwasher, microwave, oven, hob, Nespresso coffee machine and Aeroccino, washing machine/dryer.

Tea, coffee and sugar will always be available. Milk in the fridge for when you arrive and fresh free range eggs when available. We also can provide a cot and stair gate at guests request.

I'm very happy to take in your online shopping delivery for you but can provide breakfast foods, ie our own free range eggs and locally bred bacon and sausages on request at an extra charge.

The sitting room has Freeview TV, dvd player and an electric fire.

The bathroom has an over bath electric shower and soft bath and hand towels are provided.

Free Wifi throughout house. Should you happen to be on EE then the coverage is great and you can get 3/4G in the house.

The house also has its own private garden.

I am nearly always available during your stay so if I can be of assistance in any way please let me know.

Beeston, Peckforton and Cholmondeley castles plus the Sandstone Trail all under ten minutes drive away.

It is only a small walk to the famous Ice Cream farm and walks on the Shropshire Union Canal.

Many fabulous gastro pubs all within a ten minute drive.

Shopping at the walled city of Chester and McArthur Glen Cheshire Oaks shopping outlet.

Chester zoo ten miles away.

Picnic basket available for guests use.

Lovely walks straight from the front door. Local village is 1.5 miles away and has selection of pubs, Indian restaurant/ takeaway, Chinese takeaway and Fish & Chip shop.

We look forward to welcoming you to our cottage at Yew Tree Farm Holidays.

More Details

Grant & Rachel Whittingham
Member since: 2016
Speaks English,
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2018

About Grant & Rachel Whittingham

I'm very lucky to be able to live in the beautiful Cheshire countryside on the farm with my husband and two children. I've always had a love of interior design and it was a real pleasure to be able to refurbish the cottage for my future guests enjoyment. We love meeting people from all walks of life and are lucky enough to be able to do that from our very own doorstep.

Why Grant & Rachel Whittingham chose Cheshire

I grew up not far from this area and my husband has lived here on this farm for more than thirty years so the farm and surrounding countryside are really in our hearts and we hope our childrens now too.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cheshire in England

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No outdoor shoes on carpets please.
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Over bath electric shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King Size french bed with super comfy mattress.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • mountain biking
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Cheshire Country Cottage on Small Friendly farm in Tattenhall near Chester
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Super very well equipped cottage

  • 5 of 5

Loved our short stay

Owners very welcoming

The cottage was well equipped , fantastic range of cooking utensils and equipment

Spotlessly clean

Bedrooms bright and cheery with good quality mattresses and linen

Would highly recommend the cottage

Only downside we wished we had stayed longer !!!!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's been an absolute pleasure to have you as guests in our cottage. Thanks so much for choosing us for your break and for leaving the cottage so immaculate! Hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip with your friend. Best wishes, Grant & Rachel
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Wonderful Stay at Yew Tree Farm

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our time in the immaculate Yew Tree Cottage. It is decorated nicely. Such a lovely setting and the cottage contained everything that we needed and more.The owners are friendly and clearly take pride in their farm. We so appreciated the fresh eggs and milk that were waiting for us upon arrival.

We loved the English countryside and found Tattenhall to be a quaint.

We would love to come back and visit at another time.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review. Such a pleasure to have you all stay with us and we do hope the rest of your trip to the UK was wonderful! Best wishes Rachel
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family break

  • 5 of 5

very good, relaxing, everything we needed

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely place, would definitely recommend

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely stay at the cottage. Was so much better than us staying in a hotel room. Perfect for kids and only a short walk to an amazing ice cream factory/play park for kids. We will definitely be recommending this place and booking it to stay at again.

My only problem we had was it was hard to find in the dark and the floor boards and doors were a little creaky so our 7 1/2 month old didn't sleep as well as normal but that's a small niggle and somewhat expected in an old cottage.

The cottage had everything we could ask for. Thank you so much for a lovely stay.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect family cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is a perfect home from home. Well equipped with everything we needed, beautifully decorated and quiet location. We enjoyed a wonderful winter break at the cottage, the owner Rachel was very easy to contact and happy to do anything she could to make us comfortable including making the property safe for a toddler.

Location was perfect for exploring Chester and the surrounding area, we enjoyed days out to Chester zoo, the ice cream farm (walking distance) and Chester city centre.

We would recommend this cottage to anyone, and hope to be back in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic cottage. A must stay!

  • 5 of 5

We were attending a family christening and as a family decided to stay in a holiday cottage and what a fantastic cottage we chose. We had a warm welcome from the owners and their friendly dogs.

The cottage itself is stunning, set in an old building full of character with beautiful modern furniture. We loved it! Definitely returning soon.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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