The Cottage

Grafham near Grafham Water, East Anglia (Ref. 4346)

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Cottage features

  • Swimming pool
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

An unusual 350-year old Grafham cottage, once owned by Oliver Cromwell's family, now divided into two holiday cottages and set within a 6-acre site, owned and managed by The Caravan Club, close to wonderful Grafham Water in Cambridgeshire. This Grafham cottage enjoys all the facilities The Caravan Club site offers, including a children's play area and free use of the open air heated swimming pool. This semi-detached, spacious Grafham cottage offers cosy accommodation and modern amenities, with a first floor open plan living area with well equipped kitchen, sitting area, dining area, vaulted ceiling and French doors leading to a balcony. On the ground floor are three bedrooms, a bathroom, utility room, and good-sized enclosed, private garden. Just a short walk from this Grafham cottage is Grafham Water, a stunning reservoir offering a wide choice of activities to enjoy, including walking, cycling, watersports, a cafe and picnic areas, or perfect for just relaxing by the water's edge. A lovely Grafham cottage for an active or relaxing break.

Accommodation

Three ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x adult bunk beds. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, basin and WC. Utility room. First floor open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.

Amenities

Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility, TV with Freeview, DVD, books/DVD/games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Shared use of open air heated swimming pool, 8x22m, open when lifeguard on duty, June, July and August. Enclosed garden with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Small on-site shop. Supermarket 8 miles, pub 10 mins walk. Note: Max. 6 including infants.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

GRAFHAM

Huntingdon 9.4 miles; Cambridge 27 miles.

The rural Cambridgeshire village of Grafham is best known for its spectacular Grafham Waters, a beautiful designated Site of Special Scientific Interest which cover 1500 acres, offering something for all the family. Energetic visitors can enjoy Grafham Water's 16kms of footpaths and cycleways around the waterline. For those who enjoy watersports, the sailing club offers everything from windsurfers to catamarans for daily hire. The site is also a haven for wild life, with insects, birds, mammals and amphibians. And for those who enjoy fishing, Grafham Waters is the king of the trout reservoirs. The site also offers picnic areas, restaurants, café, and specialist sports hire and sales shops. Within easy travelling distance you will find Huntingdon, St Neots, and historic Cambridge, all offering many attractions to visit, as well as The Raptor Foundation, Hamerton Zoo Park, Santa Pod Raceway, Duxford Imperial War Museum and Cromwell's House.

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