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- Ground floor accommodation
- Ground floor bedroom
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
A charming detached ground floor cottage, ideally located in the heart of the thriving village of Eckington in the Vale of Evesham, Worcestershire.
This delightful cottage is tucked away in a secluded spot of the owner's garden, the perfect base for a romantic break or walking holiday and close to the honey-coloured towns and villages of the Cotswolds.
All on the ground floor, this lovely cottage has a sumptuous twin bedroom with en-suite facilities, a well-equipped kitchen and dining area, providing everything needed for preparing dinner and a warm and welcoming sitting room with cosy coal burning effect gas fire.
To the front of the cottage is a gravelled patio area with garden furniture great for relaxing with a refreshing drink at any time of day.
Take a stroll to the local pubs serving good home-cooked food or pick up provisions at the village shop.
Nearby, guests can enjoy the amenities of Pershore, Tewkesbury, Upton-on-Severn, Cheltenham or a little further afield the birthplace of William Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon.
A wonderful cottage for a relaxing holiday at any time of year.
All ground floor. One twin bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and coal burning effect gas fire.
- Gas central heating with coal burning effect gas fire
- Electric double oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV with Freeview, radio, WiFi, selection of books and games
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Roadside parking 20 yards away
- Private front courtyard with furniture
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pubs 5 mins walk
- Note: Limited WiFi signal.
About the location
Pershore 3.9 miles; Bredon Hill 3 miles; Tewkesbury 6.7 miles; Upton upon Severn 7.2 miles; Cheltenham 14.6 miles; Malvern 15.7 miles;
The thriving village of Eckington lies in a loop in the River Avon in beautiful countryside of the Vale of Evesham in southern Worcestershire, close to the border with Gloucestershire. The village boasts two lovely country pubs, a well-stocked shop and numerous lovely walks in all directions with the Wychavon Way and Millenium Way both passing close by. The riverside town of Pershore boasts a magnificent Norman Abbey, Georgian architecture and a good range of shops and eateries. The surrounding countryside is famous for fruit growing and market gardening, whilst just south of the village is Bredon Hill, providing home to the remains of an Iron Age Hill Fort, as well as Roman earthworks and a number of ancient standing stones. The pretty country town of Upton upon Severn lies on the banks of the River Severn and boasts a variety of delightful 17th century buildings and attractive shops, including 'The Pudding Shop', along with traditional inns, cafes and its very own museum. It also plays host to many annual festivals, including Jazz, Folk and Blues Festivals, as well as the Sunshine Music Festival. This thriving small town has its own marina, a vineyard and well-stocked farm shop at the local fruit farm, plus the town’s medieval church, which is now a Heritage Centre, is topped by a striking 18th century cupola, known locally as 'The Pepperpot'. The beautiful Worcestershire town of Malvern, and the dramatic Malvern Hills. An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Malvern Hills offer 100 miles of footpaths and bridleways, and form a 9 mile range of ancient rock. The Great Malvern Food Festival in June is well worth a visit, as are the many events at the Three Counties Show Ground and the Malvern Theatre, which welcomes productions from the West End and the Royal Shakespeare Company. There are many National Trust properties and open gardens in the area, as well as outdoor activities to suit all abilities and the many unspoilt towns and villages of the Cotswolds. Tewkesbury has a stunning 12th century abbey, many museums, a Heritage Centre as well as a plethora of individual shops, tea rooms, restaurants, pubs and wine bars. The town plays host to country and farmers' markets, musical events and Vintage and Food Fairs throughout the year. The regency spa town of Cheltenham boasts historic Georgian architecture and an incredible range of shops, cinemas, theatres, restaurants, pubs and visitor attractions. Other festivals in this vibrant town cover literature, jazz, science, cricket, food and drink and comedy to name but a few! The racecourse plays host to the annual, world famous Gold Cup races, as well as numerous other horse racing events throughout the year.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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