Grist Mill

Uley near Nailsworth, Heart of England (Ref. 16663)

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Cottage features

  • Four poster bed
  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    8

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

Owlpen Cottages

Uley 1 mile. Set on the Owlpen Manor Estate in the Owlpen Valley, these Gloucestershire cottages sit in peaceful surroundings rich in wildlife. This is a traditional livestock farm, producing home-reared organic meat and renowned for country pursuits. These Gloucestershire cottages are listed buildings, retaining original features with exposed beams, stone and wood flooring and antique furniture. Grist Mill houses original shutes, hursts and traps from its working days; character and charm with contemporary furnishings. Court House adjoins the gardens of the manor house, and the original loggia is transformed into a dining room with views of the manor and gardens. Both picturesque Gloucestershire cottages have a private garden area overlooking beautiful countryside, with Grist Mill boasting a mill pond and a brook running alongside. The 16th century manor gardens, occasionally open to the public, are set on five hanging terraces. Many lovely estate walks can be enjoyed from these Gloucestershire cottages. Visit Tetbury, Bath, Cirencester and Cheltenham, the Wye Valley, Royal Forest of Dean or many historic houses and NT properties.

The Property

This beautiful Grade II listed Gloucestershire holiday cottage, restored from a former corn mill, seamlessly combines many original features with contemporary furnishings. A spacious open plan living area boasts an antique dining table, large comfortable sofas and a cosy woodburning stove. A charming Gloucestershire holiday cottage for a memorable break at any time of year. Note: This property can be booked with ref 15795, together they accommodate 12.

Accommodation

Over three floors. Four bedrooms: 1 x twin, 1 x four poster double, 1 x second floor king-size double, 1 x second floor twin (beds separated by curtain for added privacy). Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Second floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.

Amenities

Oil central heating with woodburning stove in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, credit card pay phone, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and fuel for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Lawned front garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk. Note: There is an unfenced pond and brook at this property. Note: This property is not suitable for the elderly, infirm or children under 4 years old. Note: There is no mobile phone coverage at the property.

About the location

ULEY

Nailsworth 6 miles; Stroud 8 miles.

The ancient village of Uley lies in a peaceful wooded valley, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Uley has a traditional village pub, village green and its own brewery and offers numerous lovely walks and cycle routes. An award-winning farmer's market can be enjoyed at nearby Stroud and a visit to the Fairtrade town of Nailsworth is a must, with its individual shops, art galleries and an annual spring music and craft festival. Dursely offers a beautiful pillared Georgian Market House, dating back to 1738, which hosts many traditional markets and 'The Old Spot Pub' regularly voted Gloucestershire's Real Ale Pub of the year. The vibrant town of Minchinhampton offers antique shops, traditional pubs, restaurants and cafes perfect for an afternoon stroll in a beautiful setting. Nearby, Minchinhampton and Rodborough Commons, managed by the National Trust cover over 500 acres and offer far-reaching views, ideal for walkers and cyclists. The commons are also home to three golf courses and the historic Winstones Ice Cream Factory. The ancient town of Tetbury is nearby, with it's Royal connections is considered one of the most beautiful towns in the Cotswolds. The waterfront city of Gloucester is close by as are the towns of Cirencester and Cheltenham.

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