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Rustic Out-Building w/Amazing Views Of Cheltenham-Backing On To Chosen Hill

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Churchdown, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England - Rural Location Within 10-15 Mins Drive Of Central Gloucester & Cheltenham

The Outhouse is a beautifully appointed, self-contained out-building. It includes a large bedroom, high quality bathroom with bath and shower, large living area/lounge with integral fully-equipped kitchen and parking for 2 cars or more. There is an outside sitting area to relax and enjoy the views both over to Cheltenham, as well as up towards the woods of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust's Chosen Hill nature reserve. It’s an ideal alternative to a hotel.


Owner
Sarah
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2017

About Sarah

We are a family of 4 with 2 young children (as well as a spaniel called Roxy, chickens, bantams, 2 goats and 2 sheep!). The opportunity to rent out accommodation became increasingly apparent as "The Outhouse" was in limited use other than by family on visits. We took about the task of upgrading it to be as special as possible. The infrastructure, both internally and externally, was almost perfect already - we just needed to invest in furnishings, which we haven't held back on. Given a chance we chill out in there when we can. We book it out for ourselves too!

Sarah purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Sarah chose Tewkesbury District

The setting - it's amazing. We spent a long time looking for the right place for our family. The opportunity to rent out our "Outhouse" to business people and holiday makers was an added bonus. We've taken this opportunity very seriously and have focused on attention to detail. It's been available from the beginning of 2015 but we spent several months in 2014 getting it ready. For example, the wifi has been professionally installed as we felt the signal from the main house was too weak. The brand new TV lacked on the sound quality so we bought a special unit to make it sound far better. We could go on...

What makes this cottage unique

It's very close to both Gloucester and Cheltenham but in a rural setting. The tree-lined drive - as you approach it - puts you in the right frame of mind after either a social or business trip.

Amazing wildlife (green woodpeckers for example) is abundant.

It's the perfect place to relax with many rural attractions, but close to city life.

Location

Car: necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Tewkesbury District in Gloucestershire

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • High standard bathroom with bath, shower and toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • 1 large bedroom that can be set up as 2 singles or with a kingsize bed. In addition there is a sofa bed in the living area that can be converted into a comfortable kingsize bed. We also have two camp beds available suitable for adults or children. Property sleeps 2-4 typically. If more than 4 people proposed staying, please contact owner first to discuss!
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Notes:
Outside: Private outside seating area with lovely views over to Cheltenham.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Rustic Out-Building w/Amazing Views Of Cheltenham-Backing On To Chosen Hill
average rating of 4.9142857 based on 35 reviews
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5

The best place we have stayed

  • 5 of 5

Of all the places we have stayed this is the best so far. Spacious, clean, comfortable beds, plenty of seating, lots of hot water, and easy parking. The kitchen is well equipped for making meals. The owner is very friendly, welcoming, and extremely helpful with suggestions for hikes, restaurants, and directions. We had an amazing stay here and would highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this very kind review :-)
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Enjoyable experience

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed my stay, lovely part of the country. Very quiet and peaceful. Just what we needed.😊?

  • Review Submitted: 09-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

The Outhouse was a quiet, roomy location, with wonderful views. The owners were helpful and friendly. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay....thanks for the review!
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5

Lovely place ! We really enjoyed our birthday treat night with our daughter

  • 5 of 5

The out house was so cosy and warm with everything we needed in a lovely setting.will definitely return

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay!
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5

Really enjoyed this place. So peaceful and relaxing.

  • 5 of 5

I would recommend this property to anyone who is looking for a great place to stay who wants peace and quiet. But close to explore the Cotswolds.

Sarah and Andy who run The Outhouse are so kind, friendly and can’t do enough for you. They made us feel so welcome.

I will be recommending this property to my family and friends. It’s a deffinate 5 stars.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks - it was lovely having you to stay :-)
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5

spacious and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Quite lovely, with a large great room & well furnished kitchen. Bed was very comfortable. Biggest bathtub I've seen in years! Had a great soak. Convenient to many walks, and check out Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham to see what's playing. Sarah is a gracious host.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay! Thanks.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Tewkesbury District, Cotswolds

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£68
for 1 night
From
£68
£476
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Please contact Owner on 07710 515554 if any questions. Thanks!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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