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  • The Sweethills annex
    The Sweethills annex
    The Sweethills annex
    The annex
    The annex
    View from the rear
    Cottage garden infront of the annex
    Property description
    Alton
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    This beautifully furnished newly-built annex is a must for anyone wanting a quiet and peaceful getaway! It is located along a private drive on farmland surrounded by the rolling hills of the traditional English countryside. There is abundant walking through woodland and open countryside from the door.

    Wildlife is plentiful with many buzzards, hares, badgers and woodpeckers in the area. There have even been sightings of long-eared owls, red kites and muntjac deer. The area boasts a number of country pubs serving real ales and home-cooked food.

    The region is steeped in history from the ancient ruins of Croxden Abbey (5 mins walk from the accommodation) to the legend of the Chained Oak of Alton, which can still be seen today. For those seeking adventure Alton Towers theme park is only 10 m...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (2)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Garden
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Yes
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Ample Parking
    Cooker has large size oven gas oven with gas hobs
    Full-size kitchen
    Use of washing machine available (just ask)
    All rooms are light an airy
    French doors open from bedroom onto yard
    All windows have superb views
    Listing #HL273763 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: East Mindlands: 55.0 km
    Railway: Uttoxeter: 11.0 km
    By car from M1 or M6 take the A50 to Uttoxeter.
    At McDonalds roundabout take the exit for Rocester B5030.
    After 3 miles take left turn (Hollington Road) before JCB factory following a brown sign for Croxden Abbey.
    Continue along this road for approx. 2.2 miles, take right turn (Keelings Lane) with brown sign for Croxden Abbey.
    Continue along this windy road for approx. 1.3 miles to a T-junction, turn right signposted Alton.
    After 300 metres and reaching the brow of the hill take the farm drive for Wood Farm on the left, the accommodation is situated half way along this drive.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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Loyloy88
Dundee, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 November 2014 for a stay in October 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Beautiful cottage, very clean - has everything you need. The cottage is surrounded by beautiful gardens and farmland. Easy access to Alton Towers and many surrounding towns. Would definitely go back! x more

Libby_Dar...
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014
2
people found this review helpful

Had a fantastic stay here in the Sweethills. Dorothy was very generous and the little touches made the stay really special. Ideal to stay here when visiting Alton Towers and surrounding attractions. There was no check out time so we had plenty of time to lie in and recover after the hectic day at Alton Towers. This accommodation is very... more

Ehopkins7
Surrey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Lovely little extension to the bungalow next door. Beautifully decorated (really modern - especially the bathroom) and very homely. Dorothy was very welcoming and ensured we had some milk, tea and coffee! Felt right at home and would recommend to everyone. more

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