A stunning wing of the owner's Victorian home built in 1838, located in the heart of the pretty village of South Littleton, amongst glorious Worcestershire countryside.
Beautifully furnished throughout to provide spacious holiday accommodation, this charming cottage is perfect for a romantic break or family getaway.
The grand rooms provide everything needed for a relaxing holiday, including a sitting room with warming woodburner-style electric stove, together with a games area which houses a pool table, through to a stylish dining room with doors to the rear garden.
The character kitchen boasts a Belfast sink, granite worktop and access to the garden, while the two beautifully designed bedrooms ensure guests of a good night's sleep.
On sunny days you can relax in the owner's large, landscaped garden with its pretty views, barbecue and seating area and even a giant chessboard!
The village playground, bowling and tennis club and well-stocked farm shop are just a short walk away, whilst the nearby village of Bretforton has a thriving 600-year old pub hosting festivals throughout the year.
Evesham, Pershore and many other pretty Cotswold towns and villages are within easy reach, making The Lodge a lovely base for a getaway in this charming area.
About the location
Bretforton 2 miles; Evesham 4 miles; Stratford-upon-Avon 12 miles.
The ancient village of South Littleton lies in the Vale of Evesham, between Evesham and Bideford-upon-Avon and surrounded by unspoilt Worcestershire countryside. Dating back to Roman times, the village has a well-stocked farm shop, Post Office and fish and chip shop as well as a recreation ground and bowling and tennis club. Many walks can be enjoyed from the village, with the long-distant footpaths of Shakespeare's Avon Way and Millennium Way running close by. The nearby village of Bretforton boasts its own community-run village shop and a 600-year old inn, owned by the National Trust, which hosts many music, folk and food and drink festivals throughout the year. The quintessential English village of Broadway, five miles away, has individual shops and boutiques, art galleries, restaurants and hotels including the world-renowned Lygon Arms, which has been popular for centuries and now offers spa facilities, enjoyed at pre-arranged times. The surrounding countryside is famous for its fruit-growing and market gardening, and South Littleton is a great base for exploring the many unspoilt Cotswold towns and villages, along with Cheltenham Spa, with its Gold Cup Festival and Worcester, with its magnificent cathedral. The birthplace of William Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon, is just a short drive away and offers many historic buildings, a theatre and the pretty River Avon. The area has an abundance of National Trust properties, museums, lovely walks, golf courses, fishing and cycle trails, making it a great base for a memorable holiday at any time of year.