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Beautiful Cotswolds cottage in Upper Slaughter near Stow-on-the-Wold

No. 1 The Square, showing lawned garden
5.0 of 5 bubbles
11 reviews
No. 1 The Square, showing lawned garden
Dining area comfortably seating six plus
Sitting room
Wood burner in the sitting room
Downstairs bedroom
Wood burner in the downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Main bedroom
Dressing table in the main bedroom
Twin bedroom
Upstairs bathroom
Welcome to No. 1
Discrete courtyard dining area
Rambling Rector!
No. 1 The Square, showing designated parking space
The village of Upper Slaughter
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
The Slaughters, Cotswolds, England
No.1 The Square is a deceptively spacious, three bedroomed, Grade II listed, Cotswolds holiday cottage, just three miles from the beautiful market town of Stow on the Wold, in the peaceful village of Upper Slaughter. The cottage provides self catering holiday accommodation for up to six persons and is a wonderful base from which to explore the Cotswolds, being close to the historic market towns of Stow on the Wold, Bourton on the Water, Moreton in Marsh, Broadway and Burford.

Originally a paupers cottage dating back to at least the early 19th century, it (and the rest of The Square at Upper Slaughter) were remodelled in 1906 by the renowned architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. More recently, the cottage has been updated to provide self catering holiday accommodation, but much emphasis has been placed on maintaining the integrity of the building....
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About the Owner, Katy H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
The key will be left in a secure location, but Katy and Julian are just a call away if you have any questions during your stay.
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Listing #HL249325
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in April 2017

We had a superb stay in this gorgeous cottage, planned as a surprise trip for my husband's birthday. Like the Tardis, it seems much bigger on the inside and we had plenty of room to relax in. The groceries awaiting us on our arrival were most welcome. The village is beautiful and we could easily access walks from the doorstep....

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Thank you so much for your review - so pleased you enjoyed your stay.


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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

We loved this cottage ideally located for all the most beautiful Cotswold villages. Booking was easy and the owners left us a wonderful welcome pack of groceries which we hadnt anticipated . You wont need to take anything for the arrival day! We loved the wood burner which quickly warmed the cosy lounge and there were radiators in all rooms...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your lovely review - we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We'll take a look at the heating and make sure the radiators are all coming on when they should. Thank you again, Katy


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Management response:

Thank you so much for your lovely comments so pleased you all enjoyed your stay.


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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25 May 2017
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1 Jun 2017
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About the neighbourhood
The local towns of Stow on the Wold and Bourton on the Water provide the essentials: supermarkets, banks, post office, leisure facilities and garage, as well as a wealth of independent shops, cafes, pubs, antique centres and galleries. For a larger centre, Cheltenham is just 18 miles away.<BR><BR>There is an abundance of fantastic places to visit in the local area: wonderful village pubs, incredible stately homes, farm shops, family days out, etc. Whatever you are looking for we are confident you will find it, practically on your doorstep.<BR><BR>There is also an extensive network of walks and cycle routes, with Upper Slaughter joining the Gloucestershire Way, Monarch’s Way, Macmillan Way and the Heart of England Way.
Getting around
A car is the most convenient way to explore the Cotswolds. Bike hire is also available locally.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham International: 61.0 km
Railway: Kingham Railway Station: 10.0 km
Taxi and bus services are available, however we would recommend hiring a car, if you are not coming using your own transport.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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