No.4 The Old Coach House is a stunning property which sleeps four guests, in two elegant bedrooms, with two bathrooms. Located within a former 19th century coach house, this ground floor apartment has been finished to a high standard with stylish interiors and modern facilities which include wireless internet access and a Smart TV with Netflix subscription. Character features such as exposed Cotswold stone walls and wooden beams beautifully complement the contemporary design, and there is a raised patio to the front of the property, with free on-street parking readily available in the village.
No.4 The Old Coach House is situated in the centre of the picturesque village of Blockley, a hidden gem whose lanes are lined with attractive honey-coloured Cotswold stone properties. The village has two country pubs, a children's playground, historic Norman church and a thriving community owned shop and cafe which sits opposite the property. Located in a valley, there is a babbling brook which winds its way through the picture-perfect village and given its setting within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, there are many walks and cycle routes on the doorstep to enjoy.
Blockley is well-placed for exploring the delightful towns and villages of the North Cotswolds, as well as the many tourist attractions the region has to offer. Batsford Arboretum can be walked to via local footpaths and has 56 acres of glorious parkland to explore, and the market towns of Chipping Campden and Stow-on-the-Wold are just a short drive away, home to a range of boutique shops, tearooms, country inns and restaurants. Further afield destinations such as Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxford and Bath are also within easy reach for day trips. No.4 The Old Coach House is the perfect retreat for a family or gathering of friends who are seeking a relaxing break surrounded by the wonderful Cotswold countryside. The front door opens into the impressive open plan living area, and the following rooms are on the ground floor:
Living room/kitchen/dining room: Finished to a high standard, this beautifully styled living space boasts exposed wooden beams and Cotswold stone walls. Warm and inviting, this room contains a three-seater sofa, armchair, two occasional chairs, Smart TV with Netflix subscription, double electric oven with four-ring electric hob, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, toaster, kettle, cafetiere and wooden dining table with seating for four;
Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom: This elegant bedroom has a stunning Cotswold stone feature wall and views towards the village green. It contains a double bed, clothes rail, small drawer unit, trunk and wall mirror. This contemporary ensuite contains a walk-in rain shower with separate handheld shower attachment, toilet and wash basin;
Bedroom 2: With a sliding barn door and direct access out to the churchyard, this stylish bedroom contains a double bed, built-in wardrobe, small drawer unit, trunk, wall mirror and window seat;
Family bathroom: Modern in design, this bathroom contains a walk-in rain shower with separate handheld shower attachment, toilet and wash basin.
At the front of the property there is an elevated patio area with an outdoor table with seating for four. Due to the property’s central location within the village, this outdoor space is perfectly placed for watching the world go by.
Free on-street parking is readily available throughout the village.
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 and high chair, to accommodate one infant.
Note: This property does not accept commercial or corporate bookings.
Note: The property can be booked in conjunction with neighbouring apartment, No.3.
Note: Sorry, this property does not accept pets.
Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping Bond of £150.00