- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
Yoxall 1 mile. A beautifully presented, rural cottage attached to the owner’s home, situated on a smallholding in a quiet location just outside the village of Yoxall. This spacious Yoxall cottage offers a comfortable holiday base, and is a great choice for couples looking for an escape in this lovely Staffordshire location. With charming country views from the front of this Yoxall cottage and a large patio with a pretty garden overlooking open farmland to the rear, you will also find a good-sized, well-equipped kitchen and upstairs is a wonderful en-suite bedroom, complete with the luxury of a walk-in wardrobe. Outside this Staffordshire cottage is a very pretty garden, which is shared with the owners, where you can relax beside the pond on a warm evening and enjoy the wildlife and stunning sunsets. The busy little village of Yoxall offers a wonderful array of amenities and some charming walks including those that trail through the ancient woodland at Needwood Forest, which bursts to life with a carpet of bluebells each spring. A little further afield is the museum at the National Brewery Centre in Burton upon Trent, whilst the National Memorial Arboretum is just six miles away. The peace and quiet of the Peak District, with its maze of footpaths and cycle routes, is within easy reach, as is the magnificent Cannock Chase. Take some time to visit one the local historic estates including Chatsworth House, Shugborough Hall and the nearby Sudbury Hall. This Yoxall cottage is the ideal spot for a cosy, country getaway at any time of the year.
One double bedroom with TV and en-suite shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar. Shared external utility. Sitting room with dining area and gas fire.
Gas central heating with gas fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine in utility, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Secure bike storage. Shared lawned garden with patio, furniture and pond. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pubs 1 mile. Note: Babes-in-arms only.
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About the location
Burton upon Trent 9 miles, Lichfield 9 miles, Ashbourne 19 miles.
Yoxall is a bustling little village on the banks of the River Swarbourne in the heart of Staffordshire and within the National Forest. Settled just nine miles from both Burton upon Trent and Lichfield, Yoxall boasts a wonderful array of amenities including an excellent local butcher, deli, Post Office, two good pubs serving food, and completing this Staffordshire picture village is the pretty parish church. Set in varied and changeable countryside, visitors to Yoxall will enjoy some wonderful walking trails, including the footpath through the nearby captivating Bluebell Woods of Yoxall Lodge. Visit Burton upon Trent for a fascinating day discovering the art of brewing beer, while short drives away are the lovely market towns of Lichfield and Ashbourne. Lichfield retains its character with a beautiful Cathedral, Samuel Johnson’s home, a centre dedicated to Erasmus Darwin, St Mary’s Centre, where the Staffordshire Millennium Tapestries are on permanent display, and over 25 eating places. Ashbourne is rich with original cobbled lanes, old market stalls and grand Georgian buildings home to a good selection of restaurants, interesting shops and traditional coaching inns. For those who prefer outdoor pursuits, Cannock Chase, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, offers walking, cycling and horse riding activities. The National Trust’s Dovedale Valley, a renowned beauty spot, can be reached within a pleasant drive, offering excellent walking and cycling opportunities amongst spectacular scenery. Tamworth Castle, ancient capital of Mercia is 25 minutes’ drive and an exhilarating day out at Alton Towers can be enjoyed just 40 minutes' drive away.