Garden Cottage offers newly refurbished rooms in a restful colour scheme in the picturesque Cotswolds village of Shipton-under-Wychwood in Oxfordshire and has off-street parking. It is in a quiet residential lane on the edge of the village and has nice views of the surrounding countryside. It is excellent for walking, either around the fields, the village or in a secluded ‘Wild Garden’ with its own lakes situated in the village next to the local cricket field and opposite a superb Jacobean mansion set back from the main road. There is a local shop/post office in the village which sells newspapers etc.
The two rooms (Twin & Double) have en suite shower rooms and are equipped with digital TVs with Freeview. They have hairdryers and Tea-making facilities. Each room has a writing facility, chair and easy chair. An ironing board and iron are also available.
There is a private garden area with lawn and pretty shrubs/roses etc with table, chairs and parasol for guest’s use where they can picnic and relax.
The cottage is within 5 – 15 mins of 3 excellent pubs/hotel. The Lamb Inn is a 5 min walk and is a popular ‘ local’ serving good value food and wine. There is also The Shaven Crown (10 mins) and The Wychwood (15 mins). All have garden areas for outdoor eating. Burford (4 miles away) offers more varied eating choices if required.
As regards sightseeing, Shipton is fairly close to several beautiful gardens open to the public, including Hidcote, Buscot Park, Rousham House, Chastleton House, Kiftscate, Waterperry and Broughton Castle.
Blenheim Palace, home of the Duke of Marlborough, is approx. 15 miles away and is the largest privately owned palace in the country – one can spend a whole day there, touring the palace and enjoying the beautiful garden and grounds designed by Capability Brown. Stratford upon Avon is a 45 minute drive. Oxford and Cheltenham are approximately 22 miles away.
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Rates: from £65 per room per night (min 2-night stay in high season).
Single Night Rate: from £85 (November- March inc).
Not suitable for pets or children under 10 years old.
There is Wi-Fi Internet access.