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Nibletts Patch Cottage

Popes Hill near Littledean and Newnham-on-Severn, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire (Ref. 16543)

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  • Mr Samuel
    November 2016
    “Great location in an area of the UK ...”
    Great location in an area of the UK that is generally overlooked IMHO. Cottage was lovely and owners were very helpful indeed. No complaints AT ALL, would recommend and highly likely will stay again.
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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile

The property

Littledean 1.5 miles.

A lovely detached single-storey Forest of Dean holiday cottage with views over the surrounding countryside, in the grounds of the owners' home, within an area called Popes Hill, 1.5 miles from the Saxon village of Littledean.

Very comfortably furnished throughout, this Forest of Dean holiday cottage provides an ideal away-from-it-all romantic retreat in a beautiful part of the country.

Set in a truly rural location with direct access from the owners' land into the forest, this Forest of Dean cottage offers a warm and comfortable open plan living area with fitted kitchen and French doors onto the front decked area, perfect for relaxing.

The Forest of Dean, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, offers numerous activities including cycling, walking, caving and fishing.

Just a short distance from this Forest of Dean cottage is the historic waterfront city of Gloucester, the historic market town of Ross-on-Wye and the Severn Estuary, famous for it's tidal bore and a delight for birdwatchers.

A great Forest of Dean cottage for a romantic retreat and for discovering all the area has to offer.


All ground floor. One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.


  • Electric wall heaters
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, 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 available
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Bike storage
  • Enclosed front decked area with furniture and BBQ available
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.5 miles, pub 9 mins walk
  • Note: There are 3 steps between the bedroom and the living area.

About the location


Newnham-on-Severn 2 miles; Gloucester centre 14 miles.

Littledean is a village in the Forest of Dean, containing many ancient buildings, and with Roman fortifications evident on the hillside east of the village. It provides a shop, Post Office and two pubs. The nearby picturesque village of Newnham-on-Severn offers riverside walks, a wide range of individual shops, and traditional inns within well preserved Georgian buildings. The Royal Forest of Dean, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and England's largest oak forest, offers many activities including cycling, horse riding and numerous lovely walks. Caving, abseiling and a high wire rope course are on offer for the more adventurous while other activities include fishing, golf, kayaking and canoeing. Victorian docklands, Roman foundations and a Norman Cathedral can be found at the riverfront city of Gloucester. The market town of Ross-on-Wye, overlooking a large loop in the River Wye, has excellent shops, pubs and restaurants to suit every taste plus many black and white timbered buildings, and is close by as is the River Severn Estuary, famous for it's tidal bore, bird watching and abundance of wildlife. View the area from a river cruise or hot air balloon or enjoy trips to Symonds Yat, the Black Mountains, Hereford and Monmouth.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas