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An Historic House Of Great Beauty And Charm

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Queen Anne House, Situated In Painswick, Queen Of The Cotswolds

An historic house of great beauty and charm but offering all modern comforts, situated in Painswick, Queen of the Cotswolds, A village house with garden and lovely views - a leisurely walk to restaurants and easy reach of the rest of the region.

There are 4 bedrooms.

The price advertised is £1500 per week for up to 7 people. There is a maximum of 7 guests.

£250 per day.

There is a minimum stay of 3 nights.

Sandra Edwards
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
22 March, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Painswick in Painswick

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • Bathrooms: 3 2 family bathrooms and one shower room
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Beds: 2 double beds and one single bed. Up to 2 extra guests can sleep one the sofa bed in one of the sitting rooms at an additional cost.
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Outside: Free parking on premise Utility Room: Washer Dryer Other: Internet Wireless Internet Heating Smoke Detector Carbon Monoxide Detector First Aid Kit


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(4 traveller reviews)

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An Historic House Of Great Beauty And Charm
average rating of 4.25 based on 4 reviews

Very Comfortable, Characterful and Well Equipped House

  • 5 of 5

Our three night stay was very enjoyable and the facilities in the house were comprehensive and all worked well. The house is located in a quiet part of the village but within a few minutes walk of shops and pubs. Although the outdoor temperature during our stay was near freezing, inside was warm and cosy due to the effective central heating.

We enjoyed exploring Painswick, which is a very picturesque village, and longer walks into the Cotswold countryside.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am very pleased that you loved Dover House as much as we do. You would be very welcome to return
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Overall good but a few reservations

  • 3 of 5

Three pensioners, three twenty somethings and our 2 year old grandson made up our party to celebrate my birthday.

No doubt Painswick is a magnificent holiday venue with lots of local interest and a good base from which to explore the Cotswolds, and the house is in a very convenient location. It is warm, well furnished and very comfortable. However we feel that certain aspects should be highlighted to potential clients:-

1) our most serious reservation....the house is simply not suitable for families with toddlers. Why? Because the garden has a wall 18inches high at best but with a twelve foot drop to the neighbouring property.

2) the kitchen is just not workable - tiny and on two levels separated by four steps, it is unsuitable for anyone with limited mobility and for the preparation of anything but the most basic of meals.

3) Customer information suggests on-site parking but doesn't indicate that there is space for just one car and that access to the house is down a very narrow street with cars parked almost permanently thus difficult to manoeuvre

4) As others have indicated, insufficient comfortable chairs to house more than 4/5 in the lounge and 6 for dinner. Seven would be pushing it a bit!

Other than that, all good....apart from the fact that the downstairs wet room shower doesn't easily drain!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house in the Cotswolds

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this house for three weeks and enjoyed every minute. The house is warm and comfortable and Sandra was wonderful to work with. The location is excellent. We have rented dozens of VRBO homes over the many years, and this one is right up there with the best.


  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gorgeous Queen Anne period house with exquisite furnishings and warm in winter

  • 4 of 5

Lovely stay for 3 nights just after Christmas 2016 - we took my in-laws as a treat for their 50th wedding anniversary and had great weather in a beautiful house. The walk up Painswick beacon is wonderful, even the two 70 somethings managed it!

No real complaints - the boiler was a bit tricksy to get started (just try turning on and off a few times till it goes), the kitchen is on the small side and the living room could do with more comfy seating for a group of 7, but otherwise all fine.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The price advertised is £1000 per week for 5 people. If you would like up to 2 extra guests the cost is £100 extra per day or £400 extra per week. The extra guests will have the use of the sofa bed in one of the 2 sitting rooms. There is a maximum of 7 guests.
There is a minimum of 3 night stay
Changeover Day:
Please contact owner.

Owner'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.