Swingletrees, Stow-on-the-Wold

Sleeps 9 | Ref: STS

5bedPub nearbyShop nearbyBroadband InternetChild friendlyGardenReal fireOff street parkingPets welcome

Finished to a high standard, Swingletrees is an elegant home located on a quiet side street just moments from the hustle and bustle of the wonderful market town of Stow-on-the-Wold. Boasting off-street parking and a wrap-around garden, this spacious property is an ideal base for exploring the Cotswolds region.

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Swingletrees is a wonderful retreat which sleeps nine guests, in five contemporary bedrooms, with three bathrooms boasting underfloor heating. This stunning detached home away from home has been recently refurbished to a high standard, with stylish yet understated décor and beautiful touches including plantation shutters and two inset wood burning stoves. These modern features are complemented by modern facilities including wireless internet access, two Smart TVs and a well-equipped kitchen. There is a well presented wrap-around garden, and off-street parking for four cars is provided on the gravel driveway.


Swingletrees is located on a quiet side street just a stone’s throw from the centre of the vibrant market town of Stow-on-the-Wold. The historic market square with its medieval stone cross and old town stocks is surrounded by a number of fine pubs, restaurants and tempting tearooms, as well as independent shops and chic galleries. Twice a month the Farmers’ market descends on the town, selling delicious produce and high-quality wares.

Surrounded by breakthtaking scenery, there are many cycling trails and footpaths on its doorstep, with enjoyable routes over to the quaint villages of The Slaughters, The Oddingtons and Longborough, all home to popular pubs in picturesque settings. The North Cotswolds offers many visitor attractions including the Cotswold Farm Park, the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway, the delightful gardens of Hidcote Manor and Sezincote, as well as Batsford Arboretum. Further afield destinations such as Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxford and Blenheim Palace are also easily accessible.


Swingletrees is the ideal home for a gathering of friends or family who are looking for a relaxing Cotswold escape just moments from the centre of a popular market town. The house is laid out as follows:

The front door opens into a smart entrance hall laid with lovely natural Cotswold limestone, a useful space in which to store coats and shoes. The following rooms are on the ground floor:
Kitchen/dining room/sitting room This impressive dual aspect open plan living area is perfect for relaxed entertaining and exudes style with plantation shutters, solid oak flooring, natural stonework surfaces and state of the art appliances. Tastefully decorated, it contains:
  • double electric oven
  • five-ring induction hob
  • integrated fridge and wine fridge
  • dishwasher, kettle, toaster and cafetière
  • breakfast bar with two stools
  • wooden dining table with seating for nine
  • two two-seater sofas and coffee table
  • inset wood burning stove
  • Smart TV with Netflix access for account holders only
Living room Overlooking the back garden, this bright and inviting room is flooded with natural light and contains:
  • two three-seater leather sofas and matching pouffe
  • inset wood burning stove
  • Smart TV with Netflix access for account holders only
Bedroom 5 with ensuite bathroom This elegant bedroom overlooks the back garden and contains:
  • king size bed
  • built-in wardrobe
  • bedroom chair

The stylish ensuite has underfloor heating and contains:

  • bath with handheld shower attachment, toilet, wash basin and heated towel rail
  • toilet and wash basin
Utility room
Adjacent to the kitchen, this useful room contains:
  • sink, washing machine, microwave and freezer
With floor level lighting, a staircase leads up from the dining area to the spacious first floor landing lined with built-in storage cupboards. The following rooms are on the first floor:
Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom This spacious, contemporary bedroom has a beautiful high ceiling and painted beams. Overlooking the front garden, it contains:
  • king size bed
  • chest of drawers
  • bedroom chair
  • wall mirror

The ensuite has underfloor heating and contains:

  • walk-in rain shower with separate handheld shower attachment, toilet, wash basin and heated towel rail
Bedroom 2 This delightful bedroom contains:
  • two single beds (these can be pushed together to make a super king size bed if required)
  • chest of drawers and built-in wardrobe
  • bedroom chair
Bedroom 3 Tucked away in the corner of the house, this wonderful bedroom has exposed beams, Velux windows and a cosy nook which houses one of the beds. Finished in neutral tones, this room contains:
  • two single beds
  • chest of drawers and clothes hanging rail
  • storage pouffe
Bedroom 4
This pretty room overlooks the back garden and contains:
  • single bed
  • freestanding wardrobe with storage drawer
  • bedroom chair
Family bathroom
This smart bathroom also has underfloor heating and contains:
  • walk-in rain shower with separate handheld shower attachment, toilet, wash basin and heated towel rail

With its generous outside space, Swingletrees benefits from a well-maintained garden which wraps itself around the property, boasting manicured lawns, colourful flower beds and stunning liquidambar trees which line the rear boundary and display gorgeous colours in the autumn. A secluded patio area houses two Rattan bucket chairs and a bistro table, and adjacent to the lawn lies a second patio area with an outdoor table with seating for nine, along with a charcoal barbecue. The garden enjoys the summer sunshine throughout the day and is a peaceful spot to relax after busy days spent exploring. To the side of the property there is a converted garage which contains a washing machine, tumble dryer and chest freezer. Guests are welcome to store bikes in this garage space.

There is off-street parking for up to four cars on the gravel driveway, and next to the garage there is an electric car charging point.

  • Village: Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Bedrooms: 0
  • Ref.: STS
  • 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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