Harts Cottage, Lower Oddington

Sleeps 6 | Ref: HLO

3bedPub nearbyBroadband InternetChild friendlyGardenReal fireOff street parkingPets welcome

Harts Cottage is a fabulous home away from home situated in the idyllic village of Lower Oddington, close to the popular market town of Stow-on-the-Wold. Surrounded by stunning countryside and with an award-winning pub on its doorstep, this stylish cottage is perfect for a Cotswold escape.

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Harts Cottage is a stylish Cotswold stone property which sleeps six guests, in three contemporary bedrooms, with two bathrooms. Dating back to the early 1800s, the property has retained lovely period features including original flagstone flooring, exposed stone, two fireplaces with wood burning stoves, and exposed wooden beams. These character features are complemented by elegant décor and modern facilities including underfloor heating in the well-equipped kitchen and living room, wireless internet access and a Smart TV. The enchanting enclosed garden is awash with colour in the spring and summer months and off-street parking for up to two cars is available at the rear of the property.


Harts Cottage is tucked away in the picturesque, peaceful village of Lower Oddington, with its 11th century church, attractive cottages lining the lanes and well-regarded pub, The Fox Inn, which is popular amongst locals and visitors alike, boasting an award-winning menu and an inviting atmosphere. The neighbouring village of Upper Oddington is also home to a well-loved pub, The Horse & Groom, and a pleasant walk over the fields leads to the Daylesford Organic Farmshop and Café which is open seven days a week, offering breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea, evening suppers and more.

Surrounded by the stunning countryside which forms the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, there are many delightful walks from the village including routes over to Chastleton House and Garden, owned by the National Trust, The Rollright Stones, a prehistoric stone circle, and Kingham, home to two fine restaurants. Lower Oddington is well-placed for exploring the many charming market towns and villages of the North Cotswolds including Stow-on-the-Wold, Chipping Norton, Moreton-in-Marsh and Bourton-on-the-Water, all offering a range of shops, pubs, tearooms and attractions to enjoy. Further afield destinations such as Oxford, Blenheim Palace and Cheltenham are easily accessible for day trips.


Harts Cottage is the perfect retreat for a family or group of friends who are looking to explore the breathtaking Cotswold countryside and the many award-winning eateries nearby. The cottage is laid out as follows:

The front door opens into a long hallway, off which are the following rooms:
Sitting room This beautiful room boasts original flagstone flooring and a wonderful grandfather clock. Perfect for relaxing, it contains:
  • fireplace with wood burning stove
  • two-seater sofa, two armchairs and pouffe
  • small selection of board games and card games
  • monitor for personal games console use
Living room Overlooking the quiet lane, this stylish room has underfloor heating and contains:
  • fireplace with inviting wood burning stove
  • two-seater sofa, three-seater sofa and two armchairs
  • wall-mounted Smart TV with Amazon Prime and Netflix access for account holders only
Kitchen/dining room The impressive open plan kitchen/dining room is flooded with natural light from the bi-fold doors and Velux windows, and the exposed stone adds character to this modern space. Perfect for home cooking, this room with underfloor heating contains:
  • electric Aga
  • American-style fridge/freezer
  • dishwasher, microwave, kettle, toaster and Nespresso coffee machine
  • oak dining table with seating for six
  • toilet and wash basin
  • washing machine
Stairs lead up from the hallway to the first floor landing, off which are the following rooms:
Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom With sloping ceilings, this lovely bright bedroom overlooks the garden and contains:
  • king size bed
  • chest of drawers and wooden trunk for storage

The well presented ensuite contains:

  • bath with handheld shower attachment, toilet, wash basin and heated towel rail
Bedroom 2 Situated at the front of the house, this well-proportioned room contains:
  • two single beds
  • chest of drawers and door hooks
Bedroom 3 This elegant room overlooks the lane and contains:
  • double bed
  • chest of drawers and door hooks
Family bathroom
This large contemporary bathroom has stylish monochrome tiling and contains:
  • walk-in rain shower with separate handheld shower attachment, double ended slipper bath, toilet, wash basin and heated towel rail

The bi-fold doors in the dining room open out into the beautiful garden, a stunning space to relax after busy days exploring the Cotswolds. Fully enclosed, it comprises a gravel area with an outdoor table with seating for six and a charcoal barbecue, and a long lawn which is bordered by gorgeous fragrant flowers adding splashes of colour. Railway sleepers have been used to create further flower beds along the path and bird feeders encourage wildlife to the garden.

At the end of the garden a wooden gate leads to the designated parking area with space for up to two cars.

  • Village: Lower Oddington
  • Bedrooms: 0
  • Ref.: HLO
  • Rural views: No
  • Pub nearby: No
  • Shop nearby: No
  • Broadband internet: No
  • Children allowed: No
  • Real fire: No
  • Garden: No
  • Off street parking: No
  • Pets welcome: No

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