Orchard Cottage

Ashendon near Aylesbury, Heart of England (Ref. 28928)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A delightful holiday cottage attached to the owner's home and surrounded by beautiful open countryside and long-distance views, ideally situated on the outskirts of the thriving village of Ashendon. Comfortably furnished throughout to provide accommodation suitable for a romantic break or family getaway, this Ashendon cottage boasts stunning panoramic views. The cosy beamed sitting room at this Ashendon cottage offers a warming open fire and door to the rear garden, while the kitchen houses an AGA, making this cosy room the heart of the house. Linger over a home-cooked breakfast in the dining area, as you take in the views of the surrounding countryside, or sit outside with a coffee and the paper, and relax in the large garden, complete with furniture, BBQ and many fruit trees. The village of Ashendon, just a 10 minute walk away has a traditional pub serving excellent food and real ale, whilst the village of Cuddington has a shop, pub and Post Office set around the village green. The ancient market town of Aylesbury is steeped in history, boasting a cobbled square and The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, whilst a little further afield the Chilterns offer many lovely walks and cycle routes. A wonderful Ashendon holiday cottage, perfect at any time of year.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and open fire. Conservatory.

Amenities

Oil central heating with open fire. Oil AGA, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage. Shared lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 10 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

ASHENDON

Aylesbury 10 miles; Oxford 20 miles.

The thriving village of Ashendon lies north of the Chilterns, and is surrounded by beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside and many lovely walks including Midshires Way, Bernwood Jubilee Way and Aylesbury Ring. The village also has a traditional pub serving good food and real ale. Centred around a village green, nearby Cuddington has a excellent village store with a Post Office and a 16th century thatched local pub servicing local fine food and ales, and has been the location of many Midsomer Murders episodes. Just a short drive away is the ancient town of Aylesbury, boasting many listed buildings, stunning clock tower, a pretty, cobbled market square holding regular markets, and The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, set in a walled garden in the heart of the ancient old town. The area has many golf courses, lovely walks and cycle routes which can be enjoyed in the surrounding open countryside, along the easy paths along the Grand Union Canal. Enjoy a day in Oxford, The City of Dreaming Spires, with its abundance of attractions, including the oldest university teaching room, Bodleian Library, Botanical Gardens and museums. Blenheim Palace, the ancestral home of Winston Churchill and World Heritage Site has many walks around the Capability Brown landscaped parkland. A little further afield is Henley-on-Thames with its annual Royal Regatta, Stratford-upon-Avon birthplace of William Shakespeare and Warwick with its magnificent castle. A great destination for a special holiday.

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