Luxury conversions in the Cotswolds
Take a break from the daily grind and book yourself a well-earned staycation in the heart of the Cotswolds. Feel those everyday worries slip away, as you lose yourself in the natural beauty of the idyllic surroundings. The Stables provide a beautiful detached three bedroom accommodation within walking distance of the honeycomb village of Castle Combe. The former barn still retains the original oak beams and cobbled stone flooring and is located beside the ancient Roman Fosse Way i.e. the oldest of its kind to be found in Britain. Family-friendly, this rural self-catering let also welcome friends of the furry variety, with outdoor space across the shared garden and cider orchard.
Just down the road from Castle Combe, you’ll find the sleepy village of Biddestone, home to The Billiard Room, a quirky and historic building set in the grounds an 18th century house, with views to the duck pond and village green. This beautiful restoration project has held a varied history as a blanket factory and village school, before its conversion in the 20th century. The unique living space hosts magnificent features, with a beamed vaulted roof, large stone fireplace, four-poster bed and wood burner. Guests are also welcome to wander through the orchard and paddock area, home to donkeys, Ossie and Bertie, leading on to attractive walks through the adjoining farm and woodland.
The immediate vicinity is also home to Anvil Cottage, originally a working forge supplying agricultural implements and tools, Anvil Cottage has recently undergone sympathetic restoration to create a high class holiday home, whilst retaining many original features. The property is ideal for families with younger children and has been tastefully furnished, with all necessary amenities. So if you’re after a rural escape to the country, consider booking your staycation in the ancient beauty and rolling hills of the Cotswolds.