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Charming period cottage quietly located in the centre of Winchester

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom cottage sleeping 4 with garden, close to all amenities of the city

Charming period cottage quietly situated in one on Winchester's quaint old streets.

This renovated cottage still retains the old features which give it plenty of character - old fireplaces and doors and twisty old staircase.

It is ideally situated in the city centre, so all the historic sites, the world class restaurants, bars, live theatre and markets are a very short stroll, there are also many delightful walking and cycling trails along the river and up onto the famous South Downs.

This cottage makes a very homely and comfortable base to come back to after a day out exploring or at work, and the beautifully fitted out kitchen/dining room invites you to enjoy a meal, cooked by yourself or a take-away - we can also arrange a cook to make a romantic dinner for you should you wish.

During the summer months you can enjoy the garden with its terrace for al-fresco dining or relaxing, this is accessed by a flight of quite steep steps.

More Details

Property Manager
Owner
Member since: 2000
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
11 November, 2017

About Owner

We have been running our holiday letting and b&b business in Winchester for over 20 years and now own and manage properties from small one bedroom apartments to several 2 bedroomed houses all of which have their own very different characteristics. We also live in Winchester, a city which has so much to offer.

Owner purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Owner chose Winchester

We bought this cottage because we thought our guests would enjoy the original features in the cottage giving it character, the garden and the quiet central location

What makes this cottage unique

Comfortable, cosy cottage to pop in and out of while exploring and enjoying the historic sites and world class shops and restaurants in this exciting city. Relax and dine al fresco in the sunny garden in the summer, or enjoy cooking and eating in the stylish kitchen and chilling out in the sitting room with its original fireplace lit up by candles.

Location

Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Southampton
Nearest Barpub
Lots in Winchester
Nearest Ferry
33 Miles
Portsmouth
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Hockley
Nearest Train
winchester
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
M3 junction 10
Nearest Restaurant
Chesil Rectory
Nearest Beach
27 Miles
Lepe
Car: not necessary

Winchester is a major historical city being the ancient capital of England. The cottage is located in a historical road, the Pilgrims Way, Winchester is an ideal base for exploring Central Southern England.

Many walks and trails including the South Downs Way from the cottage.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Winchester in City of Winchester

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Baby Gate
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • one bathroom with wc, basin, bath with shower over and shower screen
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • one double bedroom with wardrobe, chest of drawers original victorian fireplace. One twin room with built in cupboards
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
parking available using permit

Reviews

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Charming period cottage quietly located in the centre of Winchester
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Beautiful Cottage in centre of Winchester!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property in the centre of Winchester. Perfectly situated for exploring the town. My family and I loved our stay and were delighted with the cottage itself and it’s location.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clean and well located house

  • 5 of 5

The house is very well located and was clean and well stocked. While small it worked well for our children. even though the house is so close to town the street was very quiet and parking was readily available. Overall it was a great house.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortable English home ideally located

  • 5 of 5

This is a typical quaint English home that has been modernized in the bathroom and kitchen. There are two small bedrooms upstairs and the stairs are narrow and steep, but very manageable for us; however, may be problematic for the elderly or for small children. The house is located witin two blocks of High Street with its restaurants and shops. St. John's street is a quiet one way lane with sidewalks on either side. The house is clean and well managed. We loved it and will definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review, we are glad you enjoyed the cottage, and look forward to welcoming you back.
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5

lovely town centre ouse

  • 5 of 5

Caroline was very welcoming and helpful, welcome biscuits were great.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Very confortable with a kind owner

  • 5 of 5

My stay in the Cottage was wonderful! The owner is a very kind person and was everytime available and helpful.

The Cottage is very close from the centre of the city.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jun-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect for our stay

  • 5 of 5

We contacted Caroline very last minute for our stay and she was most accommodating and flexible. The property is located perfectly for Winchester, far enough from any noise at night but close enough to walk less than 5 minutes to the city centre. The cottage itself is beautifully presented, everything works as it should and you feel very at home very quickly. I would definitely recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2015
  • Date of Stay: January 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, so glad the cottage met your requirements and you found it a comfortable base for you stay in Winchester. Best wishes
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Winchester, South East England

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
winter
1 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£675
for 5 nights
From
£135
£750
 
 
xmas
21 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£650
for 5 nights
From
£130
£850
 
 
winter 2
4 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
£750
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£750
for 5 nights
From
£150
£850
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Security deposit to be paid at the time of paying the full rental please. This will be returned to you all being well after you leave Listed rates subject to change depending on season and number of guests staying. Once the booking deposit is paid this is non refundable.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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