No.3 The Old Coach House is a beautiful Grade II listed Cotswold stone property which sleeps two guests, in one bedroom, with one bathroom. Situated within a former 18th century coach house, this spacious apartment has been elegantly styled to create a contemporary yet cosy home away from home. Modern facilities include wireless internet access, a Smart TV and underfloor heating, and free on-street parking is readily available nearby.
No.3 The Old Coach House is situated in the peaceful village of Blockley, a picturesque village with two country pubs, a historic Norman church, the enchanting Mill Dene Gardens and the popular community owned shop and cafe. The cafe sits opposite the property and serves delicious food during the day and hosts a couple of dinner evenings too. Surrounded by wonderful countryside, there are many walks and cycle routes on its doorstep including footpaths to the nearby market towns of Chipping Campden and Moreton-in-Marsh.
Blockley is well-placed for exploring the many charming towns and villages of the North Cotswolds including Stow-on-the-Wold, Winchcombe, Broadway and Bourton-on-the-Water, all home to a number of pubs, restaurants, tearooms and independent shops. There are also a variety of tourist attractions to discover such as Birdland Park and Gardens, the Lavender Fields at Snowshill, Sudeley Castle and the Cotswolds Distillery. Further afield destinations such as Stratford-upon-Avon, Blenheim Palace and Warwick Castle are within easy reach for day trips. No.3 The Old Coach House is the perfect retreat for a romantic getaway in the heart of the North Cotswolds. The front door opens into a smart entrance hall, off which are the following rooms:
Living/dining room/kitchen: Finished in a contemporary style, this airy open plan living area has underfloor heating and lovely views of the churchyard. This room contains a three-seater sofa, two armchairs, footstool, window seat, Smart TV with Netflix access for account holders only, and a small selection of games. There is a wooden dining table with seating for four, along with an electric oven with four-ring induction hob, fridge with small freezer compartment, dishwasher, washing machine, toaster, kettle and Nespresso coffee machine;
Bedroom: A step up leads into the stylish bedroom which boasts a warm and cosy feel. Generous in size, this room contains a king size bed, ornate chest of drawers, built-in wardrobe with full length mirrored door, bedroom chair and upholstered bench;
Bathroom: Beautifully presented, this modern bathroom has underfloor heating and contains a walk-in rain shower, toilet and wash basin.
About the location
Moreton-in-Marsh 3 miles; Bourton-on-the-Water 11 miles; Cheltenham 22 miles.
An ancient village once famous for its silk and corn mills, Blockley lies just 3 miles from Moreton-in-Marsh and features a unique collection of honey-coloured buildings with a pretty village green, two excellent pubs, serving hearty food and real ale, as well as a village store and café, serving dinner on a Friday night. Many walks and cycle rides through the beautiful rolling countryside of the Cotswolds can be enjoyed from the centre of the village, with the Macmillan Way, Heart of England Way and the Gloucestershire and Monarch's Way all running close by. Very close by, Moreton-in-Marsh boasts many elegant 18th century buildings and is home to traditional inns, tea rooms, restaurants and individual shops to suit all tastes. It also offers its own train station and lies on the intersection of the Paddington rail line from London. The town hosts the Moreton-In-Marsh Show, one of the UK's largest one-day agricultural shows, as well as the Moreton Beer Festival, an annual French Market, and a large outdoor market every Tuesday. The highest town in the Cotswolds, this ancient market town has played host to many fairs since the 12th century and today holds a biannual Gypsy Horse Fair, craft fairs and monthly farmers' market. Close by is Bourton-on-the-Water, which lies in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is known as the Venice of the Cotswolds as the River Windrush runs through the centre. Also within reach is the spa town of Cheltenham, boasting an incredible range of shops, cinemas, theatres, restaurants and pubs, as well as being famous for its horseracing festival in March, culminating in the Gold Cup steeplechase. Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath, Worcester and the waterfront city of Gloucester are also within driving distance, making Blockley a great base for a Cotswolds holiday.
Note: Guests are welcome to bring their own travel cot, to accommodate one infant.
Note: No corporate/commercial bookings.
Note: The property can be booked in conjunction with neighbouring apartment, No.4.
Note: Sorry, this property does not accept pets.
Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping Bond of £150.00