Stratford-upon-Avon, Heart of England (Ref. 30949)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
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Highcroft Cottages

These three charming holiday cottages are located just two miles away from the medieval town of Stratford-upon-Avon, in 2.5 acres of shared grounds, including a wildlife garden and a tennis court. Each of the three properties are individually decorated and furnished, providing comfortable, versatile accommodation surrounded by beautiful, unspoilt countryside. The cottages are perfect for individual groups or a get-together with family and friends, as together they can accommodate up to 15 people. Nearby, Stratford-upon-Avon is the birthplace of William Shakespeare and the home of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. The town offers horse racing and many typically Tudor buildings at every turn, housing a very good selection of cafes, restaurants and traditional pubs serving real ales and excellent food. Many footpaths and cycling trails can easily be found nearby should you wish to stretch your legs and the beautiful Cotswolds are also within easy reach, making this the perfect place for a relaxing break at any time of year.

The property

Stratford-upon-Avon 2 miles. This delightful, semi-detached cottage is ideally located within easy reach of the ancient town of Stratford-upon-Avon. The property has five lovely bedrooms, including one set on the ground floor and a master bedroom with en-suite facilities. The spacious, farmhouse-style kitchen offers a welcoming dining area, while the cosy sitting room is accompanied by a warming open fire. In the summer, the patio doors can be swept open to invite inside a cooling breeze. Outside, the large, private lawned garden is ideal for an alfresco feast, while a shared tennis court and a further 2.5 acres of unique wildlife gardens, shared with the adjoining holiday cottages, will be adored by all. This cottage near Stratford-upon-Avon is perfect for a memorable break away, at any time of year. Note: This property is attached to Ref. 8622 and near Ref. 921131, together they sleep 15.


Five bedrooms: 2 x king-size double (one with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC), 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor twin, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room (seats 9) with open fire.


Oil central heating with open fire. Oil AGA, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, WiFi, 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 4 cars. Lockable bike storage. Private, enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ. Shared use of owners’ 2-acre wildlife garden and tennis court (please bring own tennis balls and rackets if preferred). Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1 mile, pub 1.5 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Warwick 9 miles; Royal Leamington Spa 12 miles.

Stratford-upon-Avon is steeped in history and culture and is set in the beautiful Warwickshire countryside, on the banks of the River Avon. The birthplace of William Shakespeare, Stratford is a popular tourist destination, featuring the world renowned Royal Shakespeare Company. Experience Olde England by visiting Shakespeare’s birthplace and other houses connected to his family. Open all year round, these fascinating buildings boast 16th Century furnishings and beautiful grounds and gardens, allowing you to get a feel for Tudor life. The magnificent River Avon is bordered by landscaped parks and offers an array of activities including cruises, rowing and motorboat rides. Alternatively, visit the local National Trust Properties, before sampling Stratford’s excellent restaurants and bars. Within easy reach of Warwick and the Cotswold villages of Stow-on-the-Wold and Moreton-in-Marsh, this is a perfect holiday destination all year round.

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