Shottery near Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
An attractive black and white, end-terrace thatched cottage, wonderfully located in the medieval village of Shottery, just one mile from the ancient town of Stratford-upon-Avon. Dating back to the 17th century, this charming Grade II listed Shottery cottage offers perfect accommodation for a relaxed, romantic break in a beautiful part of the country. This quirky Stratford-upon-Avon cottage radiates character and charm, and seamlessly combines many original features, including wall and ceiling beams and an inglenook fireplace, together with comfortable, contemporary furnishings. Outside is a private front courtyard, offering a relaxing place to unwind at the end of the day. Shottery boasts many pretty walks into the surrounding countryside, along with a lovely village pub serving good food and traditional ales. This is also an ideal base for touring the Cotswolds, and visiting the museums and numerous historic attractions in the area, including National Trust properties. Warwick, Royal Leamington Spa, Cadbury World, the spa town of Cheltenham and the magnificent Malvern Hills are all within easy reach. A wonderful Shottery cottage near Stratford-upon-Avon, perfect for a romantic holiday at any time of year.
One double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and electric log-effect fire.
Electric panel heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, 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. Off road parking for 1 car. Front enclosed patio. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk. Note: No infants.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Stratford-upon-Avon 1.5 miles.
The historic village of Shottery occupies a peaceful setting in the rolling Warwickshire countryside, just over a mile from the fine market town of Stratford-upon-Avon. Renowned as the birthplace of Anne Hathaway, this pretty location boasts many black and white thatched cottages and a welcoming inn serving real ales and delicious food. Shakespeare's Stratford is within easy reach, with its famous theatre, striking architecture, characterful shops and pubs and lovely, riverside walks, whilst the medieval castles at nearby Kenilworth and Warwick are not to be missed. Visit the splendid National Trust house at Charlecote Park with its graceful gardens, intriguing maze and Capability Brown Deer Park. Alternatively, place a bet at Warwick Racecourse, or simply explore the many surrounding Cotswold towns and hamlets this stunning area has to offer.