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Rusty Lane Cottage

Bowerhill, Wiltshire (Ref. 969192)

  • Rusty Lane Cottage - (Ref. 969192)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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* Based on a combined average customer score (of 3 customer ratings)

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4 Customer Review(s)

  • “Lovely owner, helpful and ...”

    Lovely owner, helpful and informative . Pristine cottage with everything we needed. Very comfortable and homely . Weather perfect , we found castle Coombe enchanting and bath beautiful Lots to do and pubs a short walk away up the canal. Very satisfied

    Lovely owner, helpful and informative . Pristine cottage with everything we needed. Very comfortable and homely . Weather perfect , we found castle Coombe enchanting and bath beautiful Lots to do and pubs a short walk away up the canal. Very satisfied

    - Mrs Walker, July 2018


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This spacious, stone-built barn conversion rests in a wonderful Wiltshire location, just outside of the hamlet of Bowerhill.

Rusty Lane Cottage nestles in a delightfully central spot, surrounded by the Cotswolds, the North Wessex Downs and the Cranborne Chase AONBs.

This peaceful getaway is perfect for exploring these popular locations.

Be welcomed into the cottage by its tastefully decorated open-plan living room; here you can prepare your meals in the stylish and well-equipped kitchen, enjoy them at the breakfast bar and kick back and relax in front of the TV on the comfortable seating.

The stunning exposed wooden beams add a lovely touch of charm to the place.

The sumptuous family shower room provides a large walk-in shower, suitable for those with limited mobility and also a disabled friendly shower chair is available on request.

Get your much-needed rest in one of the two well-presented bedrooms, both peaceful rooms ideal for recharging your batteries after a day of exploring one of the many AONBs surrounding you.

The hamlet of Bowerhill, a suburb of Melksham, offers a modest selection of amenities and its neighbouring town boasts a much wider range of shops and pubs to make a wonderful base for your holiday.

Take a day trip to nearby Devizes, showcasing wonderful architecture and a series of quirky shops and eateries to enjoy.

Come to Rusty Lane Cottage for a weekend of exploring the outdoors or even just sitting back and relaxing for a while.


All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x double. Wet room with a basin and WC, disabled friendly shower chair also available on request. Open-plan living area with kitchen, breakfast bar and sitting area.


  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available on request
  • Ample off road parking
  • Patio with picnic bench
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile.

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About the location


Melksham 2 miles; Devizes 5 miles.

Bowerhill is a charming, scattered rural hamlet, on the edge of the small market town of Melksham, which lies on the banks of the River Avon in West Wiltshire. Surrounded by magnificent countryside, this serene location is a special place, which is enjoyed by people who love the charms of the countryside. Many walking and cycling opportunities can be found close by, with scenic pathways winding through the rural landscape, and there are numerous exceptional historic sites within easy reach, including Stonehenge and Avebury, as well as magnificent stately homes and gardens at Bowood, Longleat or Chalfield Manor. For a relaxed afternoon closer to home, a peaceful stroll along the towpath of the nearby Kennet and Avon Canal can be easily sought. This lovely area comes with a traditional relaxed, gentle pace of life, with many places of interest to be found within a short drive, including the regal city of Bath, the bustling market town of Devizes, the villages of the nearby Pewsey Vale, with the celebrated white horses present on the chalk downland, the market town of Marlborough and the National Trust owned Lacock Abbey. A peaceful rural location, offering a delightful holiday base at any time of the year.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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