Meadow Cottage

Poulton near Cirencester, Gloucestershire (Ref. 952677)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • “Very enjoyable ....... encourages ...”
    Very enjoyable ....... encourages me to look forward to September holiday in Northumberland
    Very enjoyable ....... encourages me to look forward to September holiday in Northumberland .......... already booked .
    - Mr Greig, June 2017

Features

  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This delightful stone-built cottage is attached to the owner’s home in the small rural village of Poulton, close to the Cotswolds’ Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Situated next to the owner’s own home, this cottage is ideal for a couple looking for a romantic break away to explore this wonderful area.

Lovingly furnished throughout to offer high standard accommodation, you enter this property into the sitting room with dining area, a comfortable space to relax after a day of exploring.

The kitchen is compact but well equipped with everything you need to make delicious meals.

Upstairs there is a beautifully-appointed double bedroom and a modern bathroom.

Outside the enclosed courtyard patio has a table and chairs where you can enjoy a morning coffee or a refreshing drink on a summer’s evening.

If you fancy a night off from the cooking stroll down to the local pub to enjoy some fine local ales and good traditional food.

The market town of Fairford is a short drive away offering a wider selection of shops, cafes and traditional pubs as well as a weekly country market.

The Cotswolds offer an array of quaint villages with individual shops to explore, or for the more energetic, explore the Cotswold Water Park with its wide range of activities on offer including water skiing and fishing.

The Water Park is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and has a wealth of paths to explore on foot or by cycling with an abundance of wildlife to spot.

Spend a day at Westonbirt Arboretum with its extensive collection of trees and shrubs or visit Stow-on-the-Wold or even the historic city of Oxford.

With so much to do in this area you will be spoilt for choice from this well-located property.

Accommodation

One double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating (controlled from owner’s home next door)
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Designated roadside parking for one car
  • Enclosed courtyard patio with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop opposite, pub 5 mins walk
  • Note: The property is situated close to a main road, some associated road noise may be heard.

About the location

POULTON

Fairford 3.3 miles; Gloucester 23.3 miles; Cirencester 5.5 miles; Stow-on-the-Wold 22.1 miles.

Poulton is a small rural historic village situated close to the Cotswolds’ Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, approximately 24 miles south east of Gloucester. Poulton was registered in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Poltone. Historically, the village was part of the county of Wiltshire and for centuries was—physically detached from Wiltshire – an enclave of Gloucestershire. In 1844, Poulton became part of Gloucestershire under the Counties (Detached Parts) Act. Poulton is now home to a community run village shop, a local pub, The Falcon Inn, a traditional British country dining pub serving locally brewed cask ales, an interesting wine list and classic English dishes and a village hall. The thriving market town of Fairford is just over three miles away nestling on the River Coln, and offers many amenities including individual shops, cafes and traditional pubs, as well as hosting a weekly country market offering home grown and homemade produce and country crafts. RAF Fairford is home of the Royal International Air Tattoo, held in July every year, one of the largest military air shows in the world with a reputation as one of the UK's top outdoor family events. Just a short drive away is the beautiful Roman town of Cirencester, gateway to the Cotswolds, which offers excellent shopping, restaurants, ancient buildings, museums and antique markets. The Cotswold Water Park is Britain’s largest water park, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, covering 40 square miles and made up of over 40 lakes. A wide range of activities is on offer including water skiing, cycling, horse riding, boating, golf and fishing and for the nature lovers the park offers an abundance of bird and animal life, all of which can be seen throughout the year on the three nature reserves. A little further afield visit the historic town of Malmesbury with its 12th century Benedictine abbey and Westonbirt Arboretum with an extensive collection of trees and shrubs. The honey-coloured Cotswold towns of Stow-on-the-Wold and Bourton-on-the-Water and the university city of Oxford are also easily accessible. Poulton is an excellent location for touring this varied area.

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