Holiday Cottage in the Cotswolds: Birch House,
Stow on the Wold
Sleeps 8 + Baby : Prop C041. Friday Start Day
This very attractive, recently constructed Cotswold stone house
makes a wonderful base for a family or group of friends. Birch
House is quietly situated, just five minutes' stroll from the centre
of this popular market town and is ideally placed if you like to
go out for a meal and do not want the worry of having to drive.
The house catches both the morning and evening sunshine and enjoys
the benefit of a double aspect in several of the very pleasant
rooms hence has a light and airy feel.
A small lawned garden at the front of the house and a patio at the rear provide pleasant outside spaces for you to sit and enjoy a drink with friends. A table tennis table is provided for those who like to test their skills and a colour TV in each bedroom as well as the sitting room ensures the programme of your choice. The spacious kitchen dining room has a superb dining table perfect for a celebration meal and with its light and airy lounge and comfy sofas Birch House is super for a family get together all year round. With a wide choice of many excellent restaurants on the doorstep and fabulous walks leading around the town and to nearby villages. This is a beautifully presented and very well equipped property from which to enjoy your stay in this lovely area.
Stow on the Wold is known as the highest village in the Cotswolds
and offers much to the discerning visitor, it also has many other
attractive villages a few minutes drive away and well worth a visit
including: Upper and Lower Slaughter, The Swells, The Oddingtons,
Bourton on the Water (here you will find Birdland, The Motor Museum,
The Perfumery, The Model Village); Burford (The Cotswold Wildlife
Park is here), The Guitings (The Cotswold Farm Park is close by);
Chipping Campden with its beautiful High Street and splendid architecture
(close by are Hidcote Gardens, National Trust). Snowshill with
the wonderful Lavender Farm close by and Snowshill Manor (National
Trust.) Many of these attractive villages also have excellent pubs/restaurants - too
many to list here.
Stow is excellent from which to explore the whole region and it
is an easy drive to Stratford on Avon, Oxford and Cheltenham.
Nearest rail station is Moreton in Marsh (6 miles) Paddington,
London / Hereford line. Airport Birmingham, approx one hour.
Ground floor - Hall with cloakroom having wash hand basin & WC; sitting room with three sofas, Cotswold stone fireplace and double aspect; spacious kitchen dining room with utility off. Patio at the rear with garden furniture. Stairs lead from the hall up to
First floor - Master bedroom with Four poster king size double
bed en suite with bathroom having bath and separate shower cubicle,
WC and wash hand basin; Second double bedroom (4' 6" wide bed)
also en suite with bathroom having bath, separate shower cubicle,
WC & wash hand basin; two twin bedrooms, family bathroom having
bath with shower over, WC & wash hand basin.
Linen & towels provided. Two cots, high chairs with stair gate available. 5 colour TVs/DVDs, Mini
hi-fi with CD player/radio. Dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing
machine, tumble drier, full size hob & oven plus combination
microwave oven. Filter coffee machine, toaster. Table tennis
table in the garage. Outside is a parking space
for one car to front of garage, parking for 2 or 3 more cars by
the front and to the side of the property.
Dinner can be prepared, cooked & served if required at the house during your visit, please ask for details.
in the property please.