Sheldon Cottage (sleeps 2) is a delightful Cotswold cottage superbly located in the grounds of The Manor House, Broadway.
Surrounded by peaceful grounds of several acres and neighbouring fields at the foot of the Cotswold escarpment, Sheldon Cottage is just a few minutes' walk from the centre of the beautiful historic village of Broadway in the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Built of Cotswold stone on the end of a courtyard of three holiday cottages in the grounds of The Manor House, Broadway, Sheldon Cottage has a large spacious downstairs living room with sitting, dining and kitchen areas with Karndean slate effect flooring. The kitchen is fully-equipped with electric fan oven and ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer. For dining there is a pine table and chairs and a comfortable large leather sofa to relax on in front of a flat screen HDTV and DVD player. Fireplace with electric fire in addition to the gas central heating throughout the cottage.
A spiral staircase leads to the upstairs newly carpeted bedroom with king divan bed (5ft wide). Wonderful views from the bedroom over the neighbouring field. En-suite bathroom (bath with over-bath power shower, wc and basin). The cottage has free Wifi, full gas central heating and free parking for one car (EV parking available at no extra charge).
On site within the extensive shared grounds there are laundry facilities (washing machines and tumble dryer), terraces with Kadai firebowl/barbecue and garden furniture, lawns, wooded area, ponds and stream. A footpath from the bottom of the grounds leads to the centre of the village with its wide range of restaurants and pubs, independent shops and galleries.
The Manor House dates back to the 16th century and was once home to the Sheldon family who went on to manufacture the Sheldon tapestries. The Cotswold Way National Trail and Wychavon Way crosses the adjacent field opening up a number of number of lovely walks in the area and connecting with a number of other footpaths in the area. Broadway, known as the Jewel of the Cotswolds, is very well located for exploring the Cotswolds and other towns and villages further afield such as Stratford-upon-Avon (40 mins by car), Cheltenham Spa (40 mins), Oxford (1 hr) and Bath (1hr).
Sheldon Cottage is a no smoking property.
Sorry no pets (except registered assistance dogs).
All bedding, linen, towels, electricity and gas (central heating) included.
Arrival time from 4pm. Departure time by 10am. Access is via a key safe (key code will be provided with booking confirmation).
There is no telephone at the property - mobile reception is good.
A small quantity of initial consumables is provided for your convenience (tea bags, coffee sachets, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, soap and toilet rolls), however, you should not expect the quantity of these provisions to be sufficient for your stay. For stays of 7 nights or more a 'Welcome Breakfast Hamper' of bread, eggs, milk, orange juice, cereal and jam is included (contents subject to availability).Get the full listing »