Honeysuckle Cottage, Blockley

Sleeps 4 | Ref: HCB

2bedRural ViewsPub nearbyShop nearbyBroadband InternetChild friendlyReal fireGardenPets welcome

Built from beautiful golden stone, Honeysuckle Cottage is a classic Cotswold cottage, located in the heart of the peaceful, picturesque village of Blockley. With lovely rural views to the rear, plus two pubs and a shop in the village, this stylish holiday home is ideal for a relaxing country break.

Description

Summary

Honeysuckle Cottage is a beautiful period property, with stunning views of the surrounding Cotswold countryside. Located in the picturesque village of Blockley, the cottage is one of a row of traditional Cotswold stone cottages built to house the weavers who once worked in the many silk mills of the village. Blockley is very peaceful, yet it benefits from having two pubs and a community owned village shop & café, as well as a historic Norman church. Many beautiful country walks are accessible directly from the village, and Blockley is well placed for exploring the many beautiful towns and villages of the Cotswolds, as well as further afield places, such as Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxford and Blenheim Palace.

The cottage has been lovingly furnished by its owner, to create a fresh, stylish feel that enhances the traditional character features, including exposed Cotswold stone walls, flagstone flooring, stone mullion windows, and a cosy wood burning stove. The character of the cottage is complemented by its modern facilities, including wireless internet access, a Smart TV and a well-presented kitchen.

Honeysuckle Cottage sleeps a maximum of four people, in two bedrooms, with a family bathroom. There is a lovely enclosed garden to the rear of the property and free on street parking is available. Honeysuckle Cottage is ideal for a family, friends or couples, who are looking for the perfect break in one of the North Cotswold’s prettiest villages.

Description

Honeysuckle Cottage is one of a row of Cotswold stone cottages, on a quiet street in the village of Blockley. The front door opens directly into the living room, and the following rooms are on the ground floor:

  • Living room: This bright and welcoming room has wonderful character features, including an exposed Cotswold stone wall with window seat, stone mullion window, and a cosy wood burning stove. There are two comfortable sofas, and a Smart TV with integrated DVD player;
  • Family bathroom: Located at the back of the cottage, with fabulous views over Blockley Valley, the refurbished bathroom has a roll top bath with an overhead rainfall shower, wash basin and a toilet.

Stairs lead down directly from the living room to the lower ground floor rooms:

  • Dining room: This delightful room has exposed wooden beams, a flag stone floor, large ornamental stone fireplace and another pretty window seat. The wooden dining table seats four people, and there is also a sideboard, a wine rack and a boot cupboard;
  • Kitchen: This well-presented room has an electric oven with a four-ring gas hob, fridge, freezer, slimline dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, kettle, toaster and filter coffee machine. There are also a good selection of cookery books.

Returning to the ground floor, a relatively steep staircase leads up to the first floor bedrooms, both of which have lovely countryside views:

  • Bedroom 1: This pretty room has a wooden floor and stone mullion windows, and can be set up as either a king size bed, or two 75cm wide single beds. There is a wardrobe with shelves;
  • Bedroom 2: Another lovely room, with stone mullion windows, which contains a king size bed.

The cottage's enclosed garden is at the rear of the property, and is accessed from the dining room on the lower ground floor. There is a decking area, bordered on either side by mature plants, which leads to a lovely seating area at the end of the garden, with stunning uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside. There is a table and four chairs, as well as a charcoal barbecue.

Free on street parking is available on the quiet road outside the cottage.


  • Village: Blockley
  • Bedrooms: 0
  • Ref.: HCB
  • 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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