Durcott House

Evesham


Property Reference: NG3
  • Sleeps10
  • Pets 3
  • Bedrooms5
  • Grade4 Star rating
Exterior Dining room Kitchen/diner Four Poster bedroom Garden Garden Garden

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Availability & Price

Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

 
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
Looking to leave tonight, or arrive on a different day?
Call us on 0345 268 0760.

Property Features

  • Four Poster BedFour Poster Bed
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / PatioEnclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Open FireOpen Fire
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Heritage CollectionHeritage Collection

Property Description

Dating back to 1601, this stunning Grade II listed Georgian holiday property has been decorated and furnished to a high standard, carefully blending modern conveniences whilst retaining an elegance befitting the period. Interior designed by Laura Ashley, it boasts over 3,500 square feet of living space – perfect for family get-togethers and parties. The enclosed rear garden is landscaped, with two patio areas and a wonderful ornamental koi pond (fitted with safety grid), which is illuminated by night. There is also a play area for children.
Adjoining Durcott Cottage (NO6), it is set in a backwater, close to the heart of Evesham, with its picturesque abbey, and ¼ a mile from good fishing spots along the banks of the River Avon and a good rowing club. Stratford-upon-Avon, home to Shakespeare, is just 12 miles away. There are many National Trust properties nearby, including Ragley Hall, Tithe Barn, Hidcote Manor, Hailles Abbey with Broadway Country Park and golf centre just 5 miles away. Cheltenham 10 miles, Worcester 15 miles, Chipping Campden 8 miles and Broadway 3 miles. Tennis, horse riding, golf, fishing, mountain biking, indoor and outdoor green bowling, and swimming locally. The N.E.C. only 30 minutes drive. Shops 500 yards, gourmet restaurants and pubs, 5-minute walk.

Living room with open fire in large oak period fireplace and French doors to garden. Second living room with Adam-style marble fireplace and original flagstone floor. Dining room with 3-metre long dining table to seat 10 people. Fully equipped smallbone gourmet kitchen with built-in German appliances, centre island with farmhouse pine breakfast table and TV. Utility/shower room and toilet. Further cloakroom and toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft brass bed, TV, and en-suite bathroom with sunken Jacuzzi bath, power shower and toilet. Second double bedroom with 5ft four-poster bed and en-suite shower room. Two further double bedrooms with antique beds. Twin bedroom with 4ft mahogany sleigh beds. Bathroom with bidet, centre-staged period claw-foot bath and toilet.

  • Open fire - initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Four cots
  • Three high chairs
  • Baby intercom
  • Baby bath
  • Seven TVs (Sky satellite)
  • DVD
  • Two videos
  • Two stereo/CDs
  • Playstation with games
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Enclosed garden with patio and furniture
  • Parking (4 cars)
  • Pear trees, children’s play area with swing, climbing frame and sand pit
  • Living/games room with games, books, pool table and darts
  • Chef available for gourmet dinner parties/buffets by prior arrangement
  • Cleaning and laundry service by arrangement
  • Friday to Friday
  • NB: Pond in grounds

Note: Durcott House adjoins Durcott Cottage (NO6). Both properties booked together can sleep up to 12

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Lovely old house, very well equipped. Could do with a little maintenance, but overall a nice comfortable house with lovely garden which unfortunately didnt get used due to terrible weather. June 2012.
  2. The owners are to be congratulated on running a well appointed, well equipped and clean cottage of character. April 2012.
  3. Very spacious, quiet, warm and comfortable. Bottle of wine and sweets on arrival were a thoughtful touch. Perfect for friends and family. Nov 2010.
  4. Large well-equipped house with lots of added extras to make the stay easier and more enjoyable - board games, wine and chocolates on arrival, dishwasher tablets, leaflets on local walks and attractions. Oct 2010.
  5. Very open spacious property with a child friendly garden. Aug 2010.
  6. Lovely, elegant house with a very relaxing ambience. April 2010.
  7. Dining room was superb and perfect for a special family meal. April 2010.
  8. Plenty of room. Lots of little extras, like stair gates, bed sides for children, wine and chocolates and flowers. Oct 2009.
  9. This is a great location for discovering the Cotwolds - so much is within a short car journey. June 2009.
  10. A well equipped, large property which is perfect for family gatherings. We had wonderful breakfasts and dinners around the accommodating dinning table. I would recommend to others. Feb 2009.
  11. The property fulfilled our expectations and suited our needs down to a T. The property gave us all the space we needed. May 2009.
  12. A house of great character - loved the dining room! The owners could not have been more friendly and welcoming. June 2009.
  13. A fantastic venue for a family reunion to celebrate our mother’s 80th birthday. Plenty of space for 10, very well equipped, friendly owner. Exactly what was required for a group of 10 - lots of space, very well equipped. July 2009.
  14. Perfect house for family get togethers and the garden is idea for lots of children running about. May 2008.
  15. We have left these in the visitors book, this was the best house we have every stayed in and all the lovely touches were really appreciated. Sept 2008.
  16. Excellent accommodation for young children. Feb 2008.
  17. Charming and unusual accommodation. The pictures in the brochure don’t do it justice! Nov 2008.
  18. The property owners were very helpful and went out of their way to ensure that we had everything we needed. March 2008.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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