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Gable Cottage

Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire (Ref. 1012829)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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5 Customer Review(s)

  • Mrs Chilvers

    “Really lovely place however quite a few things needed attention.”

    We had no tea towels and though I asked for some they didn't arrive. Only one bulb working in the bathroom. Shower not very good. Nowhere to place lamp in the lounge. There wasn't really enough comfortable seating for 5. The blind in the main bedroom didn't open. ...

    We had no tea towels and though I asked for some they didn't arrive. Only one bulb working in the bathroom. Shower not very good. Nowhere to place lamp in the lounge. There wasn't really enough comfortable seating for 5. The blind in the main bedroom didn't open. The heating and hot water needed explaining in the info. We had no hot water when we got up and it was really cold in the house when we arrived at 4pm. Having said all that, comfortable beds, well stocked kitchen, loads of books, DVDs. Plenty of character and nice touches, lovely furnishings. Great base for traveling to Oxford.

    - Mrs Chilvers, October 2020

The property

Nestled on the edge of the River Thames, Gable Cottage is in a brilliant location for exploring the delights of Oxfordshire, away from the hustle and bustle of the everyday life, but there are also excellent transport routes to explore the world-famous tourist attractions of England’s capital city.

It’s an ideal property for a family looking for an adventure in a tranquil location, but surrounded by lots of fun for all ages.

There are three bedrooms within the cottage, all on the second floor so the family can be close to each other, particularly beneficial for those with younger children.

Each of the rooms boast beautiful grey-washed beamed ceilings, especially the large sitting room which flaunts a traditional brick wall behind the woodburning fireplace, a lovely place to gather in the winter months with your loved ones.

In the summer, head out to the back garden with the kids and the dogs where they can play amongst the enclosed lawned garden safely, while you kick back and relax in the summerhouse with a book.

When the dogs are finished frolicking in the grass, take them to the utility, fitted with dog beds and laces for you to hang your walking gear, both you and the pets will never want to leave this pretty property.

The kitchen has a marvellous double oven, so you can cook those family favourites as you spend time together in the dining room discussing the plan of action for the next day of your tranquil trip.

On your list of activities should be the Pendon Museum, showcasing scale models of the English countryside from the Inter-War years, it’s a great place to learn about English heritage and the past of the local area around you.

Slightly further out you can find other historic wonders, such as the Wittenham Clumps.

The awe inspiring city of Oxford is just 15 minutes away, visit Oxford Castle and the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, there’s lots of history and culture to learn about around the traditional village of Clifton Hampden.

Gable Cottage is perfect for families who have seen the sights of typical tourist London and are looking for a new adventure.

Summary

  • Over two floors
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x king, 1 x double, and 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, and basin
  • Shower room with shower, WC, and basin
  • Kitchen
  • Utility room for dogs
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove.
  • Woodburning stove with electric heating
  • Electric double oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
  • TV with Freeview, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Lawned garden with summerhouse
  • 2 well behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3.2 miles, pub 0.5 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £125.

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About the location

CLIFTON HAMPDEN

Oxford 8.7 miles, Reading 20.6 miles, London 56.3 miles

Clifton Hampden can be found nestled on the north bank of the River Thames, amidst the countryside of Oxfordshire, it's the ideal location to to retreat to for a relaxing trip away from the hustle and bustle. Head to Clifton Hampden's Pendon museum where you can learn ll about the old railways and villages in the area through scale models. Surrounded by various wonders outside of the well known London areas, you'll be sure to stumble across hidden gems even some of the locals might not know about. From Walligford Castle to Abbey Meadows, there's a lot to explore in terms of scenery and history.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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