The Aylesbury Cottage

Hinton, Heart of England (Ref. 906598)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

An outstanding, semi-detached, stone barn conversion, ideally located in the grounds of the owner's home, surrounded by 6 acres of landscaped garden with duck pond, in the village of Hinton, just a short drive from the World Heritage city of Bath. Beautifully furnished throughout, this charming Hinton holiday cottage provides spacious, contemporary accommodation ideal for a romantic break in one of the most idyllic parts of the country. Set over the ground floor with just two steps down to the bedroom, this charming Hinton cottage offers a four-poster king-size bed with luxurious en-suite shower room. The open plan living accommodation in this Hinton cottage includes a beamed vaulted ceiling, well-equipped kitchen, dining area and a sumptuous sitting area with warming open fire, perfect for those chilly evenings. Outside this Hinton cottage is a small front patio with furniture, perfect for enjoying a refreshing drink whilst taking in the peace and tranquillity of the area and the busy life of the quaint duck pond! The pretty village of Hinton boasts an excellent village pub serving good food and real ales, whilst the nearby village of Pucklechurch offers a wider range of amenities including a bakery, village store and Post Office. Many unspoilt villages are within easy reach including Lacock and Castle Coombe, as is The Cotswold Way for walking enthusiasts, many National Trust properties, Westonbirt Arboretum and Clarence House, while Bristol and Bath are a short drive. A wonderful Hinton cottage for a memorable holiday at any time of year.

Accommodation

All ground floor. One king-size four poster bedroom with en-suite double shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with open fire.

Amenities

Central thermostat controlled electric heating with open fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair available. Off road parking for 1 car. Lockable bike storage available on request. Front patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1 mile, pub 5 mins walk. Note: Bedroom accessed via two steps. Note: Due to the Badminton Horse Trials, weeks commencing 1st and 8th May 2015 are charged at £497.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

HINTON

Bath 11.5 miles; Bristol 15.5 miles.

The pretty village of Hinton lies in idyllic south Gloucestershire countryside, and boasts a traditional village pub serving excellent food and real ale. Many lovely walks and cycle routes can be enjoyed from the village, with the Cotswold Way and Monarch's Way running close by. Nearby, Dyrham Park, owned by the National Trust, offers 270 acres of ancient parkland, with breathtaking views, landscaped gardens, a beautiful 17th century mansion, tea room and historic herd of fallow deer. Also close by, the thriving village of Pucklechurch boasts a Grade I listed church, bakery, village store and post office. Badminton House and estate, home of the famous horse trials, is just a short drive away, as is the World Heritage city of Bath, offering something for everyone including stunning Georgian architecture, music festivals, Roman baths, unique shops, restaurants and the Thermae Bath Spa, Britain's only natural spa where you can indulge yourself under a starlit sky. The city of Bristol has a large number of museums featuring outstanding collections of art and archaeology, geology and natural history. Step on board the world's first great ocean liner, Brunel's SS Great Britain, in Bristol's historic Harbourside. An easy drive takes you to the picturesque village of Castle Coombe, well known for its car racing track, and the quaint National Trust village of Lacock, used in the filming of the BBC serial Cranford. Malmesbury, with its 12th century Benedictine Abbey, The Cotswold Water Park, Westonbirt Arboretum and the Royal Forest of Dean all make a lovely day out.

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