A pretty cottage in the grounds of a Grade II listed country house, set in 15 acres of glorious gardens with a lake and swimming pool. 

Sleeps: 10 + 1

Bedrooms: 5

At a Glance  

  • Tennis Court

  • Lake with 4 boats

  • Swimming pool (with cover, available April-Oct)

  • Al fresco dining area

  • Pottery & Art Studio (for a supplement)

  • 15 acres of mature gardens and grounds.

  • Plentiful dining in the Coach House

  • Located on the edge of the Cotswolds - close Tewkesbury, Cheltenham & Worcester

  • Picturesque country walks

  • Good local pub in the village

  • Church accessed though a pathway

  • Additional cottages or bedrooms in the Manor House for a supplement - subject to availability.

Description

Dating back to 1790s, the cottages are part of a stunning Grade II listed Manor House and have been converted to provide guests with the perfect escape in a pretty village located in the heart of stunning countryside.

The cottages are set in 15 acres of glorious gardens. They are all full equipped and each has its own kitchen and dining facilities, to make sure your stay is enjoyable.

There is plenty to entertain you as there is an outdoor swimming pool (with a covered dome when the weather is cool), tennis court, 4 boats to enjoy on the lake, by arrangement use of the full size Billiards table in the party room. There is a Wendy House too to entertain the children, a lawn ideal for a game of croquet by the lake, stunning walks and cycle routes nearby. The Pottery & Art studios can also be made available (more details below). The village also has a pub that offers good food. There are multiple areas for al fresco dining at the property lots of pretty seating areas and a large fire pit for the chillier nights.

Coach House Cottage

The Coach House located by the tennis court. It has 5 bedrooms and a huge living/dining room ideal for a large gathering. The kitchen is well equipment and has a large range to make it easy to cater for large groups. Outside there is a sheltered courtyard, ideal for al fresco cocktails before dining.

  • Bedroom 1: King or twin (zip and link beds) with ensuite

  • Bedroom 2: Twin plus a double bed

  • Bedroom 3: King and two single beds interconnecting with Bedroom 4

  • Bedroom 4: Double bed

  • Bedroom 5: tbc

  • Family bathroom

Cooking and Dining

  • Every cottage has a fully equipped kitchen and dining area

  • The Courtyard Cottage and Coach House have the largest dining facilities, up to 24 in the Coach House and up to 14 in the Courtyard Cottage

  • The recently converted Billiards room will have the ability to seat up to 28 guests and by end Nov 2018 have a fully functional kitchen too!

Pricing

Weekends are priced between £3,750 and £5,000 for 2 nights and £4,450 to £6,300 for 3 nights. Weekly rentals are available between £5,500 and £8,000 - prices vary depending on the season. There is a supplement for hosting a larger gathering in addition to the hire of the marquee etc.

House Rules

  • No smoking anywhere inside the properties

  • Gatherings of above 28 guests are not permitted without the consent of the owners

  • Stag parties are not allowed

  • Weddings and Corporate Away Days welcome

Essentials

  • All linen and towels provided

  • Wifi throughout

  • Washing machines in each cottage

Location and Things to Do

Nearest Airport:  Birmingham

Nearest Railway: Tewkesbury

Location: Kemerton, Nr Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

Pubs: The Crown Inn in the village

Things to do:

  • Art classes on site

  • Pottery classes on site

  • Golf

  • Orienteering

  • Model gliding

  • Cycling

  • Clay Pidgeon Shooting

  • Tree Climbing

  • Fishing

  • Hot air ballooning

Places to visit:

  • Moreton in Marsh

  • The Slaughters

  • Cheltenham

  • Stow on the Wold

  • Bourton-on-the-water

  • Burford

  • Lechlade & the lakes

  • Cheltenham

  • Tewkesbury

  • Tetbury