The Farthings

5677

3.1 miles NW of Moreton-in-Marsh | Sleeps 4 + cot*

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7 Nights from £570


Bedroom details

Bedroom 1

King

Bedroom 2

Double

If you are looking for a cosy Cotswold bolthole to escape to, then The Farthings won't disappoint. This pretty terraced cottage sits pretty amongst its neighbours and is nestled just on the outskirts of the popular village of Blockley.

A shared gravel driveway leads you to this charming row of Cotswold terraces which stretch out below a delightful communal lawned area. This spacious area is mostly enclosed and the ideal spot for your little ones to let off some steam. The front door has a handy entrance porch where you can kick off your boots and hang your coats after a day exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside.

Inside, you are greeted by an inviting living area with original features and coal-effect fireplace, it is the perfect space for relaxing after a day of exploring the local area.

A hallway leads you to an enchanting kitchen which has recently been renovated by the owners. Expect a joyous mix of earthy tones and quirky touches providing an uplifting space to share a delicious meal or relax with a coffee whilst admiring the view of the pretty cottage garden. This rustic yet well-appointed kitchen has all the modern amenities for your culinary delights.

The vibrant colours continue through to the downstairs bathroom which has been tastefully decorated with luscious blue tiles and benefits from a fitted overhead rain shower, the perfect space to unwind with a relaxing bath, or freshen up before the day's adventures.

Upstairs you can choose between two comfortable bedrooms (one king-size and one standard double), the double room enjoys views of the communal lawns and has a handy pull-out single bed, whilst the king-size bedroom looks out to the wonderfully tranquil private garden.

Step outside and discover the enchanting garden to the rear of the property, complete with a babbling stream that adds a touch of serenity to the outdoor space. Perfect for al fresco dining or simply unwinding to the soothing sounds of nature.

Whether you seek a peaceful retreat or a base to explore the beauty of the Cotswolds, this charming holiday cottage in Blockley offers a cosy and inviting escape surrounded by idyllic countryside and the gentle trickle of a stream in your own garden oasis.

Situated on the outskirts of Blockley village, you'll be just a stone's throw away from the stunning Cotswold countryside, offering endless opportunities for scenic walks, bike rides, and exploration of the charming nearby villages. Blockley village itself boasts a friendly community, quaint pubs, local shops, and a sense of peace and tranquility that is quintessentially Cotswold. The popular Blockley Cafe is also well worth a visit and serves delicious food throughout the day and evening meals.

Nearby Stow-on-the-Wold provides speciality shopping as well as a supermarket, banks, library and petrol station. Sezincote is a Mughal Indian palace set in the Cotswold Hills, guided tours are available and the gardens are stunning. Moreton-in-Marsh is a bustling market town with a popular market every Tuesday and a good selection of cafes, restaurants and pubs. Broadway has some of the best shopping in the Cotswolds, with a diverse selection of independent boutiques selling fashion, food, homewares and gifts.

Cheltenham, Stratford-upon-Avon and Oxford are all within easy reach and provide more extensive shopping, leisure and cultural amenities as well as first class education establishments for both the state and private sector.

The mainline station at Moreton-in-Marsh (three miles) serves London/Paddington in about 90 minutes. The general area is well served by good pubs and restaurants and for those interested in country pursuits there is excellent riding and walking. Local sporting venues including National Hunt Racing at Cheltenham and Stratford-upon-Avon, golf at Naunton Downs, Broadway and Lyneham. There is an active rugby club in Stow-on-the-Wold and a cricket club in Longborough.


Ground Floor

Hall

Sitting-room with Smart TV and log-effect electric fire

Kitchen/Dining-room with electric hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment and dishwasher

Utility-room with washing machine

Bathroom with bath, fitted shower, WC and wash-basin


First Floor

Bedroom 1 with king-size double bed (5')

Bedroom 2 with double bed (4'6")


There is a stream that runs through the garden, please take care with children. The grounds beyond the cottages are communal and can be used as a play-area - please be mindful of other residents. *A cot is not provided, bring your own travel cot.


Features

  • No pets
  • Arrive/Depart Friday
  • Short breaks available
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • WiFi
  • No smoking
  • Pub .75 miles
  • Patio furniture
  • Full gas-fired CH