“There was only 1 book, no games or cd's there although mentioned in the cottage information.”
This did not bother us but I thought it should be mentioned. There were a number of practical goodies waiting for us on arrival-probably the best we have ever come across.
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Ground floor bedroom
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
Shirley Farm Cottages
A group of four charming cottages set down a farm lane in the grounds of the owner's home on Shirley Farm, close to the ancient village of Meriden in Warwickshire. These delightful ground floor cottages have been carefully created from old farm buildings offering comfortable furnishings, well-equipped kitchens, sitting rooms with comfy seating and a dining area to seat all guests, ideal for relaxing or catching up with friends over dinner. Outside is a communal garden with furniture from where amazing long distant views of the surrounding countryside can be enjoyed. The grounds contain a beautiful pond, separated from the communal garden by a fence, which is well-stocked with fish. Guests are able to fish in this pond by arrangement with the owner. Take a trip into the village and enjoy a home-cooked meal at one of the two village pubs, or pick up local produce at the farm shop. Many walks can be enjoyed from the doorstep or hop in the car and visit a National Trust property, Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare's birthplace, Warwick with its magnificent castle or enjoy a round of golf, spend a day fishing or a tour around the many unspoilt Cotswold towns and villages close by. A group of cottages for family and friends to get together in beautiful surroundings.
A high-quality barn conversion placed on the outskirts of Meriden, near Coventry.
The cottage is perfect for a small family break or romantic getaway, providing everything you will need for an enjoyable stay.
The rear of the cottage boasts far-reaching views of the surrounding countryside and there is a shared lawned garden where you can enjoy a barbecue.
Note: This cottage can be booked with Refs 975323, 975324, 975326, together they sleep 14.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair
- Off road parking for 2 cars
- Shared lawned garden with furniture and BBQ
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 1 mile.
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About the location
Coventry 7.1 miles; Birmingham 15.4 miles; Stratford-upon-Avon 22.4 miles.
This ancient village reputed to be the centre of England boasts timber-framed buildings, evidence of moated farmsteads, a village church built on the instruction from Lady Godiva and offers many lovely walks in all directions with the Heart of England Way, Millennium Way and A Coventry Way all passing close by. The village green houses a Grade II listed monument marking the centre of the country while amenities in the village include two traditional village pubs, a well-stocked farm shop with café, village store and Post Office as well as offering golf, fishing and archery. Many National Trust properties can be enjoyed in the area including Birmingham Back to Backs, Packwood House, Baddesley Clinton and Coughton Court to name just a few. Take a trip to Kingsbury Water Park with boating and fishing lakes, bird watching, walking and cycle trails, a great day out for all the family. Visit Stratford-upon-Avon, which is steeped in history and culture and lies on the banks of the River Severn. Experience old England by visiting Shakespeare's birthplace and many other houses connected to his family which are open all-year-round and boast 16th century furnishings and landscaped grounds and gardens. Enjoy one of his many plays at the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Theatre or take in a show at one of the theatres in Birmingham, an event at the NEC, sample chocolate at Cadbury World or enjoy the many unspoilt towns and villages of the Cotswolds.