Curfew House

Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire (Ref. 935629)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

Features

  • Smoke-free
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sky TV
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A beautiful Grade II listed town house ideally located in the heart of the wonderful Cotswold town of Moreton-in-Marsh in the Cotswolds.

This lovely house is perfect for a romantic break in a stunning part of the country.

The warm and welcoming feel is evident as you enter the house, with a hall on the ground floor with space for walking clothes and boots.

Make your way upstairs to an impressive open plan living area complete with stylish well-equipped kitchen, dining area and sumptuous sitting area with reclining sofa, all overlooking the Cotswold stone buildings along Moreton high street.

Climb the second set of stairs to the wonderful king-size bedroom with vaulted beamed ceiling and superb free-standing bath, ideal for a relaxing soak after a day exploring the area.

Guests can relax in bed and watch a favourite film on the TV which remotely rises from its storage at the foot of the bed!

There is a small public garden with benches one minute’s walk from the property, where you can sit and watch the world go by.

From this delightful house, all the amenities of Moreton-in-Marsh are a short stroll away with many individual shops selling local produce such as cheese, meats, bakery items, local hand-made pottery and even its own Traiteur, where you can purchase ready-made dishes using as much local produce as possible.

Next door is the Curfew Tower, a listed ancient monument and the town's oldest building.

Take a trip to Batsford Arboretum a 55-acre botanic garden with garden terrace and tea room, or Daylesford Organics which has a farm shop, cafe, garden centre and spa.

Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon and Cheltenham also make great days out.

A beautiful cottage for a memorable, relaxing holiday at any time of year.

Accommodation

Over three floors. One second floor king-size bedroom with TV open to free-standing roll-top bath, twin basins and WC. First floor bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. First floor open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Ground floor hallway.

Amenities

  • Individual electric heaters
  • Electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Sky+ HD, DVD/CD, digital radio with SD card reader, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking for 1 car outside cottage or directly opposite both on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 1 min walk
  • Train station 5 mins walk
  • Note: Babes-in-arms only; this cottage does not accept children of walking age or above.

About the location

MORETON-IN-MARSH

Stow-on-the-Wold 4.5 miles; Bourton-on-the-Water 8 miles; Stratford-upon-Avon 16 miles; Cheltenham 23 miles; Oxford 31 miles.

The Saxon market town of Moreton-in-Marsh lies on the Fosse Way Roman Road in the northern Cotswolds and boasts many elegant 18th century buildings, which are home to traditional inns, serving real ales and home-cooked food, tea rooms, restaurants and individual shops to suit all tastes. It also boasts it's own train station and lies on the intersection of the Paddington rail line from London. The town hosts the Moreton-In-Marsh Show, one of the UK's largest one-day agricultural shows, as well as the Moreton Beer Festival, an annual French Market, and a large outdoor market every Tuesday. Many walks and cycle rides through the beautiful rolling countryside of the Cotswolds can be enjoyed from the centre of the town, with the Macmillan Way, Heart of England Way, Gloucestershire and Monarch's Way all running close by. Less than five miles away is Stow-on-the-Wold, the highest town in the Cotswolds. This ancient market town has played host to many fairs since the 12th century and today holds a biannual Gypsy Horse Fair, craft fairs and monthly farmers' market. Close by is Bourton-on-the-Water, which is known as the Venice of the Cotswolds as the River Windrush runs through the centre. It lies in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is one of the most popular Cotswold villages. Also within reach is the spa town of Cheltenham. This town boasts an incredible range of shops, cinemas, theatres, restaurants and pubs, and is famous for its horseracing festival in March, culminating in the Gold Cup steeplechase. Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath, Worcester and the waterfront city of Gloucester are also within driving distance. A convenient base for exploring the Cotswolds and the wider area.

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