01386 701177

Need help with your booking?

We are available to take
your call: 01386 898281

Close
BACK TO SEARCH RESULTS

Bridge Cottage

Upper Swell, near Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire (CO194)
Guest Reviews
(26)
x6
Sleeps
x3
Bedrooms
x3
Bathrooms
x2
Dogs
All of our properties are no smoking
All Ground Floor
No Pets Allowed
Enclosed Garden
Thatched
Log Burner/Open Fire
On Site Parking
Wifi
No Wifi
Pub Nearby
Beach Under 15 Minutes Away
Sauna
Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
Children Welcome
Cycling
Fishing
Games Room
Golf
Spa facilities (on/off site)
My Personal Sanctuary Spa
Swimming Pool
Table Tennis
Tennis Court
Walking
Baby Friendly
Cottages For Groups
Executive Cottages
City Breaks
Family Cottages
Farm Cottages
Glamping
Historic Retreats
Lighthouse Cottages
Romantic
Seaviews

Bridge Cottage details

Originally the Gamekeeper's cottage for a large local estate, this delightful property sits comfortably next to the Grade II listed bridge over the River Dickler and backs onto private woodland, in the small hamlet of Upper Swell. This spacious property provides an ideal rural setting for a family holiday, with Stow-on-the-Wold only a mile away with its eclectic mix of quality shopping, restaurants and pubs.

The Heart of England Way runs adjacent to the cottage, and a 15 minute walk along this public footpath, through the magnificent grounds of the Abbottswood Estate, will bring you to Lower Swell where the Golden Ball Public House offers good food, an open fire and a warm welcome. From Lower Swell, you can continue along the public footpaths for a further two miles, to the charming and much photographed villages of Upper and Lower Slaughter.

This holiday cottage at a glance

  • Sleeps six guests.
  • Three bedrooms.
  • Two en-suite shower rooms and a small bathroom.
  • Large lawned, south facing garden overlooking the shallow but fast flowing river, and backing onto private woodland - completely fenced off and child safe.
  • The garage is not available for guests but parking is available for two vehicles.
  • The parking area is open to the river and children must be supervised.
  • Up to two well behaved dogs are welcome (small additional charge per dog).
  • WiFi.
  • Minimum of a two night stay.

Additional features

  • Bedrooms have vaulted ceilings.
  • Chill-out room above the garage, approached by an external wooden staircase. (Suitable for warmer months, see layout).
  • Double oven, ceramic hob, microwave, integrated Neff fridge/freezer, dishwasher, AEG washer/dryer, Belfast sink.
  • TV/DVD/CD in sitting room and TV/DVD in master bedrooms. TV, radio/CD player in the 'Chill out' room.
  • Cycle storage is available in the garage.
  • Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available upon request.
  • Garden furniture.

Attractions and nearby amenities

  • Mainline train stations can be found at Kingham and Moreton-in-Marsh, approximately 90 minutes to London.
  • The 18-hole golf course at Naunton Downs is under three miles away and welcomes non-members.
  • There are numerous walks and public footpaths surrounding the cottage.
  • The BBC's Countryfile 'Adams Farm' is less than three miles away and is a great, affordable, day out.
  • Enjoy a night at the Opera. Longborough's increasingly popular Opera Festival is located less than three miles away.
  • Visit Batsford Arboretum, four miles away, which is a wonderful sight particularly during the Autumn.
  • Bourton-on-the-Water, a 15-minute drive is home to many attractions such as Birdland, The Cotswold Motor Museum, Dragonfly Maze, Cotswold Pottery, Cotswold Perfumery and the Model Village.
  • Cycle Hire can be arranged through Ty Cycles who will deliver to and collect from the cottage.

For additional inspiration on what to do within the area, visit Things to do in the Cotswolds by clicking here

Lowest price from
£565.00
CHECK AVAILABILITY

Share this page:

COMPLIMENTARY
Welcome Hamper Find out more

Don't miss our exclusive offers

SIGN UP

Close

Before you go, why not sign up to receive the latest news and offers to your inbox

 
I confirm I have read and understood Rural Retreats' data policy

Your

Clear all favourites Are you sure you want to clear your favourites? Confirm Cancel

Your favourite properties

There are currently no properties in your favourites list.

Begin your search and when you find a property that you like click on the Star icon icon and your chosen property will then appear on this page for you to compare.

Begin searching