#1258: United Kingdom, England

home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, England
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, EnglandBig family kitchen
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, EnglandLiving Room
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, EnglandLiving room with wood burner /fireplace
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, England
cotswolds home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, EnglandKemerton Church, going back 1000 years
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, EnglandView from bedroom across Malvern Hills
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, England
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, England
home swap Cotswolds #1258: United Kingdom, EnglandQuaint little local shop
home exchange #1258: United Kingdom, EnglandBredon Hill and Countryside

    Description

    Lovely Cotswold cottage exchange with oldest part dating back 200years.

    The cottage home exchange was refurbished  entirely in 2014 to a high standard. In front of the cottage is an orchard where sheep and bullocks graze. From the upstairs bedroom windows, you can see as far as the Malvern Hills in the west on a bright, clear day, with stunning sunsets thrown in as well. 

    The historic village of Kemerton is one of the prettiest villages surrounding Bredon Hill in the Cotswolds. In Kemerton you can find a local shop and pub serving food. Come and enjoy beautiful countryside for walking, horse riding, cycling, fishing and birdwatching or for visiting the many historic towns within easy driving distand

    The cottage has a cosy but spacious lounge with woodburner, a comfortable large 3 seater sofa, 2 seater sofa and armchair, TV, BluRay Player and Soundbar. There is also a big open plan country kitchen, with diner and range cooker, refrigerator, freezer and dishwasher, downstairs toilet & utility room with washing machine and tumble drier. Downstairs has underfloor heating controlled by thermostat.

    Upstairs there are two bedrooms, one with kingsize bed and the other a double bed - both have fabulous views across open countryside to the Malverns. There is also a family bathroom with shower. All newly furnished with telephone and broadband internet throughout via WiFi.

    Location

    Car needed yes
    Car available no

    Being within easy driving distance to many of the most historic towns in England;  including Tewkesbury ' perfectly preserved medieval character that in 1964 The Council of British Archaeology listed it amongst 57 towns "so splendid and so precious that the ultimate responsibility for them should be of national concern", Cheltenham (Cheltenham was specifically designed in its 18th and 19th century heyday as a pleasure health resort for wealthy visitors, the legacy of which is an exceptional range of quality hotels restaurants, shopping and entertainment in an elegant Regency spa town), Stratford upon Avon (home of William Shakespeare), Warwick, Broadway, Stow on the Wold, Moreton in the Marsh and a wealth of other attractions locally.

    Accomodation

    Bedrooms

    bedroom 1: 1 x king double

    bedroom 2: 1 x double

    Bathrooms

    bathroom 1: bath with overhead shower, toilet

    wc 2: toilet

    Amenities

    General
    central heating air conditioning fireplace telephone
    fax machine internet access linen towels
    sofa bed baby high chair baby crib hair dryer
    disable friendly computer available wifi sauna / steam room
    gym indoor pool ceiling fans high speed internet
    home security gated community water view lift /elevator
    Kitchen
    oven hob / stove dishwasher washing machine
    clothes dryer fridge freezer microwave
    coffee maker toaster iron & ironing board condiments/essentials
    Entertainment
    tv vcr cd player/hi-fi dvd player
    cd library video library dvd library cable / satelite tv
    ipod dock      
    External
    parking garden / yard shared pool balcony/terrace
    outdoor grill private hot tub outdoor furniture private pool
    shared hot tub garage beach / water front canoe/cayak
    Services
    nanny /babysitting caretaker housekeeper cook
    gardener doorman resort privileges  

    House rules

    Credits 7 to 19
    Seasonal
    Cleaning included yes

    No Smoking inside

    No Children

    No Pets

    No wheelchair access

    Activities

    Sports

    Horse riding

    Golf (on site)

    Tennis (10 minutes drive)

    Sailing (10 minutes drive)

    Hiking / Walking

    Bicycling

    Boating /Sailing

    Sports Venue

    Other

    Shops (3 minutes walk)

    Restaurants (3 minutes walk)

    Gym / Health Club (15 minutes drive)

    Town (10 minutes drive)

    Bar /Pub (3 minutes walk)

    Theatre (15 minutes drive)

    Place of Interest

    Spa Nearby (15 minutes drive)

    Getting there

    Just 10 minutes by car from the M5 motorway/A46 intersection at Tewkesbury, within one hour by car from Birmingham and Bristol Airports and 2.5 hours by train from London or the South East. Rail links at Ashchurch (for Tewkesbury), Cheltenham Spa, Pershore or Evesham all within 15 minutes by car.

    Explore the beauty of the Heart of England

    All the creature comforts you would wish for your home exchange stay in the Cotswolds

    At a glance

    Property Cottage (vacation home)
    Exchanges Credits Exchange
    Credits 7 to 19 per week
    Bedrooms 2
    Guests 4
    Min stay 7 days