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Owl Cottage

Napton-on-the-Hill near Southam, Warwickshire (Ref. 923700)


Very good

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  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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76 Customer Review(s)

  • “Nice little cottage, very clean with good equipment.”

    Space out back is safe for your dog. Secluded if you like that thing & good for an all over tan if you like that thing !

    Space out back is safe for your dog. Secluded if you like that thing & good for an all over tan if you like that thing !

    - Mr Smith, July 2021

The property

Napton-on-the-Hill 1.2 miles.

A charming detached cottage located on a working smallholding, close to the pretty village of Napton-on-the-Hill surrounded by unspoilt Warwickshire countryside.

Very comfortably furnished throughout, this cottage provides an ideal base for a romantic break with an abundance of activities close by.

Set predominantly over the ground floor with a vaulted beamed ceiling, this charming cottage has an open plan living area comprising of a kitchen, dining area and sitting area with a warming woodburning stove, ideal for those chilly evenings.

There is access to the rear garden from the living area, and completing the ground floor is a lovely double bedroom which has a wet room next door.

On the first floor there is a small mezzanine area overlooking the living area, complete with sofa bed and a restricted height doorway to a bathroom.

Doors from the living area lead out onto the side and rear gardens with a patio area, furniture and BBQ and a small lawn with a luxurious hot tub, ideal for relaxing at the end of a day exploring the area.

The thriving village of Napton-on-the-Hill has a selection of good pubs, an excellent store selling local produce, a Post Office and a marina with narrow boat hire.

Explore the small market town of Southam with all its amenities and transport links which connect the town with Leamington Spa, Stratford-upon-Avon and nearby villages.

A welcoming cottage for a romantic break at any time of the year.


  • Mostly ground floor
  • One double bedroom
  • First floor bathroom with bath and basin
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Mezzanine sitting area with sofa bed
  • External utility.
  • Electric central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine in utility, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Bike storage
  • Lawned gardens to side and rear with patio, furniture and hot tub
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1 mile, pubs 10 mins walk
  • Note: There's restricted head height into the first floor bathroom
  • Note: Raised, brick-built fish tank in the rear garden, children must be supervised at all times.

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About the location


Southam 4 miles; Stratford-upon-Avon 25 miles.

A thriving village, mentioned in the Domesday Book, offering a 12th century church, a number of good pubs, excellent shop, Post Office, tea room and marina with narrow boat hire. Close by, the historic town of Southam offers more amenities, including a supermarket, regular farmers' market and leisure centre. Many walks can be enjoyed in the area with the Millennium Way, Oxford Canal Walk and Grand Union Canal Walk all running close by. Also within reach is Draycote Water, which offers 650 acres of water for sailors and windsurfers, as well as offering lovely walks, cycle trails, birdwatching and fishing. Just a short drive away is Stratford-upon-Avon, which dates back to the medieval times and boasts many historic buildings including Shakespeare's birthplace and Anne Hathaway's cottage, The Royal Shakespeare Theatre, many traditional pubs, excellent restaurants and individual shops, as well as boat hire and cruises along the River Avon. Warwick's medieval castle and the impressive remains of Kenilworth Castle are nearby, as well as the elegant Royal Leamington Spa, with its Georgian and Victorian buildings. Explore the charming towns and villages of the Cotswolds where it's possible to visit places that have remained unchanged for centuries. Chipping Norton, Stow on the Wold, Broadway and Bourton-on-the-Water, to name only a few, are all within easy reach.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas