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Cottage at Hirons Farm

Cherington near Long Compton, Warwickshire (Ref. 1083584)

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
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  • Icon/Feature/Sky TV Sky TV
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1 Customer Review

  • "Beautiful cosy cottage in a excellent location ."

    Owners are lovely and welcoming, lots of nice little touches like teabags, milk and a home baked cake waiting for us. There is everything you could possibly need and more in the cottage. Good wi fi should you need it. The cottage was toasty warm on arrival which was fantastic as the weather was really varied while we were there. We recommend this cotta highly and cannot wait to return one day in the future.

    Reviewed by WendyOct 2021

The property

Tucked away in the hamlet of Cherington near Long Compton in Warwickshire, is this idyllic detached one-bedroom cottage, Cottage at Hirons Farm.

Settled on the grounds of the owner’s farmhouse and boasting a delightful open-plan layout with contemporary touches as well as easy access to the local amenities, Cottage at Hirons Farm makes for a fantastic getaway for a couple or close companions.

Park-up in the convenient off-road parking space, before unloading your bags with ease and taking in the beautiful countryside views, where you will also spot the owner’s pigs, hens, horses and sheep!

Step into the open-plan living space, where you can look forward to rustling up flavoursome meals in the well-equipped kitchen, with gas hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer and washing machine.

Settle down around the dining table or if the weather is nice, why not make dinner an alfresco affair out on the private patio?

After a satisfying meal, continue evening drinks outside, or retreat to the sitting room where you can snuggle up with your loved one on the plush sofa and select your favourite film, courtesy of the Smart TV with DVD player and Sky.

Climb the stairs to the first-floor, where you will find a well-appointed king-size with beautiful, exposed beams and sloping ceilings, where you can indulge in a restful night with the benefit of your own en-suite shower room.

Kick-start your day with a refreshing shower and a steaming cup of coffee, before you get ready and set out for the day to explore.

Surprise your loved one with a romantic meal at the nearby Cherington Arms, where you can indulge in a delectable meal without either of you having to lift a finger!

For a unique experience, take the short stroll from your doorstep to the Cotswolds Distillery, the first of it's kind in the area, where you can partake in a tour of the distillery and cask warehouse before finishing the day sampling the goods.

Nearby, you will find the village of Long Compton which has access to an excellent selection of walking trails and easy access to the nearby Cotswolds Hills, as well as being home to the charming Red Lion Inn where you can sample the local ales in the warmth of a crackling fire.

Jump in the car and journey to Daylesford Organics, where you can treat your loved one to a spot of luxury with a bite to eat at the on-site café, serving home-cooked meals prepared with fresh and sustainable goods straight from the farm, or if you time it right, partake in a wellness, crafting or gardening workshop.

For a thrilling experience, come face-to-face with birds of prey with a visit to the Cotswold Falconry Centre in Moreton In Marsh, or if that's not your thing, wander through the mature grounds at Batsford Arboretum and Garden Centre, stretching over 56 acres and decorated with vibrant flowers and shrubbery from across the world.

Discover Neolithic & Bronze Age history at The Rollright Stones, a unique stone circle made of limestone boulders, or head to Stow-on-the-Wold where you can marvel at the eye-catching works of art on display at a number of galleries across the town.

Next stop is the market town of Chipping Norton, where you can make a splash at the open-air swimming pool, indulge in a pamper at the spa or try your hand a clay pigeon shooting at Soho Farmhouse, or pick up some home-grown essentials at Diddly Squat Farm Shop, famed as the backdrop for the popular agricultural television documentary, Clarkson's Farm.

Venture over to Chipping Campden where you will find the pretty Ernest Wilson Memorial Garden and interesting Court Barn Museum, where you can learn more about the local artists in the town, as well as being home to small arts and crafts shops selling locally made products, the perfect souvenir to remember your trip!

Here you will also find the start of the scenic Cotswolds Way, a walker’s haven which begins from Chipping Campden and extends for 102 miles over to the Roman City of Bath, a superb way to see the sights!

Along the way you will pass the vibrant 20th-century Hidcote Gardens, a National Trust site that offers lawn games and impressive views.

The picture-perfect village of Burton-on-the-Water is within easy reach, where you can tour the streets on a miniature scale at The Model Village or watch the world go by with a stroll along the banks of the tranquil waters of the River Windrush.

Whilst you're in the area, be sure to visit the town of Burford, where you expect thrills with a visit to the Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, or escape the excitement and test your swing with a round of golf at the 18-hole course.

There's lots to see and do in Broadway, with a fantastic selection of galleries and museums waiting to be explored, as well as the iconic landmark of Broadway Tower, rising a staggering 312 metres above sea level.

Literary buffs will be delighted with a visit to Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of famed playwright, William Shakespeare, and the home of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, or further north rests the remarkable stately mansion and medieval fortress of Warwick Castle, both well worth a visit.

A hidden gem in the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, choose Cottage at Hirons Barn as your base.


  • One king-size bedroom with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine
  • Smart TV with Sky, DVD player, Alexa, WiFi, selection of DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Garden with patio, lawn and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking.Shop 4 miles, pub 0.4 mile
  • Note: Due to the garden being unfenced, this property does not accept children
  • Note: This garden is not enclosed

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

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About the location


Chipping Norton 9.5 miles; Moreton-in-Marsh 7 miles, Stow-on-the-Wold 13 miles

Filled with charm and surrounded by scenery, Long Compton is perched at the apex of the Cotswolds AONB, at the southern tip of Warwickshire. The village is a superb base for those looking to explore the rural wonders of the Cotswolds. Here you will find the heart-warming Red Lion Inn, enhanced by an alluring fire and high-quality food and ales to sample. Walks are available right from the doorsteps of the characterful cottages in Long Compton. Close by, discover the Rollright Stones dating back to the Neolithic and Bronze Age. A walk in the Cotswolds may also lead you towards the 17th century Chastleton House with its formal gardens. A number of captivating villages and market towns rest within easy reach. Moreton-in-Marsh, Stow-on-the-Wold and Chipping Norton are among the most notable, all laced with delightful little buildings hosting a vast array of restaurants and cafés.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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