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Well Equipped Cottages In A Secluded Setting - Arkle Sleeps 6 (2 Bedrooms)



Updated: 26-Sep-2016
Cottages and Apartment in Winchcombe, The Cotswolds, Gloucestershire, England - Peaceful Location, With Beautiful Walks Nearby

This is your first step to a relaxing holiday or short break in the Cotswolds. Our four self catering holiday cottages are situated in the peaceful grounds of our house. We are situated about a mile from the centre of the historic town of Winchcombe, which is at the heart of the Cotswolds. The surrounding area is known as a walking paradise, and the famous Cotswold Way can be accessed just a few hundred yards from the cottages. Looking to eat out? The surrounding area there are pubs and restaurants to suit every pocket, and The Harvest Home pub is just a short walk away from the cottages. Stow on the wold, Broadway, Chipping Campden and Cheltenham are all just a short drive away. You can also take a trip on the GWR railway from the station at Winchcombe or Toddington. Please note: there is plenty of free parking available in the grounds of the house. Each of the cottages is fully equipped to a high standard.

Details for holiday cottage Arkle Sleeps 6 (2 Bedrooms), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 1 Bathroom

Arkle sleeps 4+2

Arkle has a large comfortable lounge with a two sofa's one of which is a sofa bed, it has TV with DVD player and an electric log effect fire. Patio doors open onto a small enclosed garden with seating

The kitchen dinner, is well equipped with a gas hob and double electric oven and fridge, microwave and toaster.

Upstairs there is a double bedroom and another smaller bedroom with bunk beds which are adult size.

The shower room is upstairs.

Use of communal washing machine.

With full central heating. Bed linen and towels are provided.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

David and Helen Galpin and their son John moved to Ireley Grounds nine years ago (the cottages are in the grounds of the house). I look after the cottages although my husband is the handy man, and he does the gardening. We are waiting for John to give us a helping hand!

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Dawn Run. Thank you so much for the use of your charming cottages. I've had a wonderful time. Louise.

Arkle. (Christmas 2013) To Helen , we have had a lovely time in Arkle it is the best we have ever been in, the Chamberlain family.
Jan 2014
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From the Owner

We had our first house in Winchcombe, but moved all of 5 miles away, intending to move back in a couple of years well 25 years later we found Ireley Grounds. We love the location, just outside Winchombe set in beautiful countryside, we love walking with our 2 dogs Indie and Tottie.

Activity and Interests


Winchcombe 1.5 miles

Cheltenham 8 miles

Evesham 10 miles

Broadway 9 miles

Tewkesbury 10 miles

Stratford upon Avon 27 miles

Further Details:

Stableyard cottages are located just outside Winchcombe. The ancient town of Winchcombe is just a mile away and is recognised as a centre for touring the Cotswolds. Here you will find several excellent pubs and restaurants, a Co Op, delicatessen, butchers, bakers and tea and coffee shops.

Sudeley castle is well worth visiting, with beautiful award winning gardens.

The cottages are within easy access to the Cotswold way, and lots of other beautiful walks.

The National Trust also has several properties just a short drive away, Snowshill, Hidcote, and Chastleton House.

The lovely Cotswold towns of Bourton on the Water, Broadway, Chipping Campden and Stow on the Wold are all a short drive away.

Stratford on Avon is just a 50 minute drive away as is Blenhiem Palace, and we must not forget Cheltenham which is eight miles away.


Rental rates

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A non refundable deposit of £50.00 is required, the balance to be paid one month prior to your arrival.

Changeover Day:
Change over day is Saturday, the property will be available from 3.00p.m. onwards. Please telephone a few days in advance to arrange key collection.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 26-Sep-2016
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Property Type

  • cottage


  • Dining Area

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2


  • Golf ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: All of the cottages are equipped to a high standard, each has full central heating, fully fitted kitchen. All bed linen and towels are included. Each cottage has an outside seating area. There is a washing machine for communal use. We allow pets into Mill House. Please note that there is plenty of private car parking in the grounds of our house. Outside: Arkle has a small private seating area, Red Rum and Mill House has a seating area outside each of the cottages. Dawn Run has a private seating area with beutiful views over the fields.

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