Eynsham near Oxford, Oxfordshire
A beautifully presented Georgian house superbly located in the centre of the thriving Oxfordshire village of Eynsham, just 5 miles from both Oxford and Whitney, the largest town in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds. This charming Eynsham holiday cottage exudes character and charm and has been furnished to a high standard, offering many original features and charming antique furniture, making it ideal for a getaway with family and friends. This attractive Eynsham holiday cottage has two spacious bedrooms, both with original wooden flooring, a sumptuous sitting room with open fire and original wooden flooring and a well-equipped kitchen with dining area and decorative stove. To the front of this Oxfordshire cottage is a lovely walled garden with sitting area, perfect for a relaxing drink at the end of a day exploring the area. The thriving village of Eynsham offers many amenities with numerous pubs and a traditional butcher’s and baker’s, making this Oxfordshire cottage an ideal retreat. Just a short distance away, guests can enjoy the delights of Blenhiem Palace and Capability Brown's landscaped parkland, the unspoilt village of Woodstock, many National Trust properties and the famous annual Royal Regatta at Henley-on-Thames, while the medieval Cotswolds town of Burford is only 12 miles away. A perfect Eynsham holiday destination for a memorable holiday.
Two double bedrooms. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with open fire. Second sitting room (seats 3).
Gas central heating with open fire in sitting room (available from October to April). Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio, internet access, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking available. Enclosed front garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pub 2 mins walk. Bus stop to Oxford and the Cotswolds 2 mins walk. Note: Cottage situated on the main road through the village and some traffic noise may be heard. Note: This property is suitable for babes-in-arms and children over the age of 5 years old.
At a glance
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Oxford 5 miles.
Dating back to the Bronze Age the thriving village of Eynsham lies on the north bank of the River Thames just 5 miles from the university city of Oxford, and on the edge of the Cotswolds. It boasts many amenities such as a family butcher, traditional pubs and village shop. Visitors can enjoy many lovely walks and cycle routes from the village as well as canoeing, kayaking, horse riding, golf and fishing. Oxford, the oldest university city in England and known as ‘The City of Dreaming Spires’ has an abundance of attractions, namely the 38 colleges of the university, the oldest university teaching room, Bodleian Library, Botanic Gardens and museums as well as playing host to many festivals and markets. Look out for the numerous TV and film locations around the city. Enjoy a 'punt' on the River Thames, take a boat trip on the River Cherwell or visit the many individual shops, riverside pubs, cafes and the ancient buildings of this charming city. Blenheim Palace, the ancestral home of Winston Churchill and a World Heritage Site is just a short drive away where many walks can be enjoyed around the Capability Brown landscaped parkland, great lake and the beautiful village of Woodstock. Also close by is Henley on Thames with its annual Royal Regatta, attracting thousands of visitors each year to watch over 200 races on this charming part of the river. Cotswold Wildlife Park, one of the most beautiful in the country, is also worth a visit and is home to many rare and endangered species, while a little further afield Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of William Shakespeare, Warwick with its magnificent castle and Royal Leamington Spa make a lovely day out for all the family. A memorable holiday destination at any time of year.