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St Mary's Cottage is on a quiet lane in Lower Slaughter, one of England's most beautiful villages

Overview

Property

Updated: 20-Jun-2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

About the property

St Mary's Cottage - a cottage that sleeps 6 guests in 3 bedrooms

Welcome to St Mary's Cottage, brought to you exclusively by Character Cottages, local specialists in stylish Cotswold holiday rentals.

Please click More Details to read about the House Rules.

St Mary's Cottage is a truly exceptional property, set in its own private garden at the end of a quiet lane in the heart of Lower Slaughter, widely regarded as one of England's most beautiful villages. The cottage is set back from Copse Hill Road, which was named as the most romantic street in Britain in a 2011 online poll. Despite its tranquil setting, the cottage benefits from having a beautiful country inn and two of the Cotswolds finest restaurants a short stroll away, as well as being ideally placed for exploring the wider Cotswold region. The well known market towns of Stow-on-the-Wold and Bourton-on-the-Water are both close by, with their wide ranges of pubs, shops and restaurants.

Built to the highest quality from Cotswold stone, with a character in keeping with the village, St Mary's Cottage has been immaculately furnished in a warm, contemporary style. The traditional character of the building has been complemented by modern facilities, including wireless internet access, a 3D flatscreen TV and a large, well equipped kitchen/dining room.

The cottage sleeps a maximum of six people, in three bedrooms, with two bathrooms (one en-suite) and a downstairs cloakroom. Off street parking is available for up to four cars and a garage is available for the storage of bikes. The property is the perfect place for a family or a group of friends seeking an idyllic rural retreat.

House Rules

Booking and payment

Character Cottages is a marketing agency and we do not own or manage any of the cottages listed on our website. Bookings made via us form a legal agreement directly between you and the property owner.

For bookings commencing more than 10 weeks in advance, a 30% non-refundable deposit is required to confirm the booking. The balance payment is then due 10 weeks prior to arrival.

All payments are made subject to the cancellation policy set out in the standard Booking Conditions.

Security deposits

Security deposits are not required (please note that guests are still liable for any damage or additional cleaning required as a result of their actions).

Occupancy

The maximum occupancy of the property, including its grounds, is six guests (not including babies in cots), at any point during your stay. Unauthorised over occupancy is a breach of our terms and conditions and may result in the cancellation of your booking and additional charges. Please consult us prior to booking if you wish to discuss the possibility of having more than six guests at the property.

Infants who sleep in a cot do not count towards the occupancy figure, however, due to space restrictions, the occupancy figure may only be exceeded by one additional infant.

Pets

Regrettably, pets are not accepted.

Bed linen and towels

Bed linen and towels are provided for guests.

Arrival and departure times

Arrival time is after 3pm and departure time is by 10am. Access is via a key safe, therefore it does not matter if you are arriving late at night.

Bed sizes and configurations

Bedroom 1 (en-suite): King size bed

Bedroom 2: King size bed

Bedroom 3: 2x single beds

Bathrooms

Bathroom 1: Bath with shower attachment, basin, toilet

Bathroom 2 (en-suite): Shower, bath with shower attachment, basin, toilet

Downstairs cloakroom: Basin and toilet

Heating and fuel

The property has a gas fired central heating system.

Electricity and gas are included in the rental price.

Services provided

The property has free wireless internet access, a 3D flat screen TV with DVD player, an iPod dock and clock radios in each bedroom. A telephone is also provided, with an honesty box for the cost of calls made.

Mobile phone reception is generally OK.

Parking

The property has off-street parking for up to four cars, plus a garage for the storage of bikes.

Housekeeping

Where a letting exceeds nine nights, a mid-stay clean, bed linen and towel change may be included in the price. Please check with us to confirm. Additional housekeeping services may be available on request.

Child friendly facilities

A travel cot (without linen) and high chair are provided.

The property's garden is enclosed and set well away from through roads.

Initial consumables

A small quantity of initial consumables is provided for your convenience (eg. tea, coffee, sugar, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, soap, washing powder, toilet rolls, etc), however, you should not expect the quantity of these provisions to be sufficient for the duration of your stay.

Accessibility, health and safety

The property has two floors, which could pose difficulty to guests with limited mobility, or carrying babies, both in terms of their general movement and their ability to quickly exit the house in the event of an emergency.

The smoke and CO detectors operate on a sound only basis and, therefore, those who have serious impairment of hearing may not be able to hear the alarm systems and could be at risk.

Smoking

No smoking is permitted throughout the property.

Photographs

In order to provide you with as much detail of our properties as possible, we sometimes use wide angle photography, which can make certain rooms, or spaces, appear larger than they actually are. Wherever possible, we try to include a floorplan, with detailed dimensions of rooms and areas. If you have any queries regarding the size of any rooms or spaces, please do not hesitate to contact us.

More Details

About the Manager

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Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

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Guestbook comments from the manager

All of our properties use TripAdvisor as the primary source of managing customer feedback. To see St Mary's Cottage reviews, please type this link into your browser:



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Character Cottages
Jun 2013
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Heathrow International Airport at 75 Miles Nearest Barpub : Local pub at 100 Metres Nearest Train : Kingham at 8 Miles

Car: Lower Slaughter is easily accessed by car, being located approximately half a mile away from the A429 (Fosse Way) and approximately six miles away from the A40, which are two of the main roads running through the North Cotswolds.

Train: The nearest railway station to Lower Slaughter is Kingham (approximately eight miles away), which has regular, direct services to London Paddington, with a typical journey time of approximately 90 minutes.

Plane: Birmingham International Airport: 47 miles, approximately 60 minute drive; Heathrow International Airport: 74 miles, approximately 90 minute drive; Bristol International Airport: 67 miles, approximately 90 minute drive

Prices and Availability

Notes

  • Contractual booking deposit: 30.00% rent
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Kitchen

Entertainment

  • Television

Attractions

  • restaurants

Floor Area

  • 0 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom #1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom #2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom #1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom #2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom #3 - 2 Single Bed

Outside

  • Garden

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome

Notes:

  • Please ensure you have read the Key Features section of the property here: https://www.character-cottages.co.uk/all-properties/cotswolds-all/st-marys-cottage#key-features