Mole End Cottage
Mickleton near Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Mickleton 2 miles. This beautifully-presented cottage, attached to the owners' home, is surrounded by tranquil gardens and unspoilt Warwickshire countryside. Situated on a smallholding, this cottage near Mickleton has been thoughtfully decorated, and originally a dairy, it now provides delightful, comfortable holiday accommodation for friends and family wishing to spend time together in a rural location, enjoying the many nearby attractions. This Warwickshire cottage is light and bright, and offers two lovely bedrooms, a cosy sitting room with doors to the south-facing patio area, and a very well-equipped kitchen with dining area. Guests can sit outside with a book on the pretty patio, or enjoy the large lawn with furniture and barbecue, ideal for alfresco dining on warm evenings. Just two miles away is the black and white village of Mickleton, boasting a good range of amenities with its village shop, Post Office, farm shops and two traditional pubs. Within easy reach are fantastic walks, with the infamous Meon Hill just north of the village, possessing a gruesome history and believed to have inspired Tolkien in his fantastical writings. The National Trust property at Hidcote Manor Garden with its vibrant grounds, can be found close by, along with the many unspoilt Cotswold towns and villages including Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of William Shakespeare. A lovely holiday cottage near Mickleton, offering a fantastic base for friends and families wishing to uncover the many delights of the area.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with additional z-bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room.
Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Front enclosed lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. Separate front patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 miles. Note: There is a footpath to the side of the property, which the owners use to access their home.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
About the location
Chipping Campden 3.5 miles; Shipston-on-Stour 8 miles; Stratford-upon-Avon 8.5 miles.
The charming village of Mickleton in Gloucestershire lies on the western edge of the Cotswolds Hills, close to the borders of Warwickshire and Worcestershire. Boasting many attractive black and white buildings, Mickleton offers a good selection of village amenities including a well-stocked shop, farm shops offering a taste of the area and two traditional pubs. Mickleton lies just south of the infamous Meon Hill, said to have inspired Tolkien's Weathertop from The Lord of the Rings. The small market town of Chipping Campden is close by, boasting an elegant terraced high street dating back to the 14th century. Here you can discover old inns, specialist shops, tea rooms and a splendid 17th century market hall. Also nearby is Shipston-on-Stour with its magnificent 17th century church. Stratford-upon-Avon can be reached within a pleasant drive, and is alive with character with its famous theatre, medieval buildings, cafes, charming riverside walks and boating trips. The magnificent medieval castle at Warwick makes a great day out for all the family, or why not visit the National Trust house at Charlecote Park with its graceful gardens, intriguing maze and deer park? Many unspoilt Cotswold towns and villages are dotted about this wonderful rural area, making Mickleton a superb holiday destination at any time of year.