Hunting Butts Cottages - Little Barn

Cheltenham


Property Reference: NTC
  • Sleeps4
  • Pets 2
  • Bedrooms2
  • Grade4 Star rating
Living room Living room Living room Swimming pool Swimming pool Games room Garden and grounds

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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
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Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • WifiWifi
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Heritage CollectionHeritage Collection

Property Description

"Fine cottages and facilities – just a mile from one of England’s finest Regency towns . . ."

Occupying a superb position with wonderful rural views, yet within a mile or so of Cheltenham’s elegant town centre, these delightful holiday cottages have been created from a range of 19th-century barns and are furnished and equipped to high standards. All cottages enjoy a good choice of shared facilities including a covered heated swimming pool, an all-weather tennis court and a croquet lawn. The cottages are well equipped, with an automatic washing machine, microwave oven and dishwasher, and each cottage has its own sitting out area with patio and furniture.
All the fascinating corners of the beautiful Regency spa town of Cheltenham are immediately to hand: there is an art gallery, a museum, tempting boutiques, antique shops, plentiful restaurants and inns. Only a short walk away is Cheltenham’s racecourse, famous as the home of National Hunt Racing, which stages the Cheltenham Festival in March, as well as several other top quality race meetings between October and the end of April. The Pittville Pump Room, a magnificent Grade I listed building opened in 1830, has a museum on its top floor. In the ballroom it is possible to taste spa water from the original pump. Historic illustrations, photographs and small displays tell the story of Cheltenham from its beginnings in Anglo-Saxon times. The building is surrounded by attractive parkland with a lake and children’s playground, public tennis courts and golf course. Number 4 Clarence Road, built in 1832 by James Creed, is the house in which Gustav Holst was born on 21 September 1874, and where he spent the first seven years of his childhood. The Holst Birthplace Museum is a memorial to the composer and a rare treat for lovers of music. On the summit of nearby Leckhampton Hill above the Devil’s Chimney, a teetering rock column, is the site of an Iron Age fort; keen walkers can follow the Cotswold Way.
Hunting Butts Cottages provide a perfect base to explore the beautiful countryside and villages of the Cotswolds as well as the attractions of the Heart of England. The Cotswolds cast their spell on artists, naturalists, walkers and everyone with a love for rural peace and tranquillity: Broadway – the ‘Venice’ of the Cotswolds; delightful Chipping Campden; Blockley, described as the most beautiful village in England, and Stow-on-the-Wold boasting England’s oldest pub, are all within half an hour’s drive. The variety of attractions is almost endless. Exploring this region at any time of year is a rewarding experience, each season throwing a different light on the changing scene. Heritage attractions in the area include Sudeley Castle (7 miles), once home of Catherine Parr, containing Europe’s largest collection of toys, arms and armour. Forest of Dean 23 miles. Birmingham, Bath, Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon are all within one hour by car. Sailing and wind-surfing on 15,000 acres of lakes near the ancient Roman town of Cirencester are available within 30 minutes’ drive. Shops ½ mile.

A cosy beamed cottage with a similar layout to Owl’s Retreat (ref NTD ).

  • Gas woodburner included

  • Electricity, full gas central heating and bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • TV
  • DVD
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Shared utility room with tumble dryer and freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Double glazing
  • Patio with furniture
  • Barbecue on request
  • Parking
  • Covered heated swimming pool (38ft x 18ft) – 10am to 8pm, all year (weather permitting)
  • Games room and small gym
  • All-weather tennis court
  • Croquet and boule court
  • No smoking
  • Friday to Friday

ADDITIONAL FACILITIES:

  • Covered indoor heated swimming pool (38ft x 18ft) – open daily from 10am to 8pm, all year (weather permitting)
  • All-weather tennis court
  • Croquet Lawn
  • Games room and small gym
  • Patio with garden furniture for every cottage

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. This property was situated in a very convenient location, with stunning views and easy access to everywhere. The site was immaculately clean and the property very comfortable with absolutely everything we required. The added flowers, biscuits & milk etc on arrival was a nice touch and much appreciated. The peacefulness was amazing, no noise from anywhere. Great for families or couples, young or old. June 2012.
  2. Super facilities and great location, combined to give us a much appreciated family holiday. July 2011.
  3. We found the cottage to be all that was advertised, clean and well equipped and suitable for someone with mobility problems. May 2011.
  4. The location is good, the welcome warm and most importantly everything you could possibly want is provided, from clothes pegs and LW radios to flowers and fruit on arrival. Oct 2010.
  5. Was very compact but very nicely decorated and all essentials were there. When we arrived there was milk, bread, fruit, tea, coffee and milk there for us!! Have never had that before! July 2010.
  6. The best we have ever stayed in exactly as described. The extras were such a nice surprise and very welcomed. June 2010.
  7. Welcome pack supplied was very well prepared and thought out, it is always the little touches that make a big difference. April 2010.
  8. Nicely furnished and appointed but it was the little extras that really impressed us: milk, fresh bread and a plate of biscuits!All of which were a great boon after our long trip! April 2010.
  9. We were made to feel very welcome with a welcome pack and being met by the owner who gave us useful information. April 2010.
  10. We were greeted with fresh fruit, fresh flowers and provisions, a great way to start a holiday. April 2009.
  11. Cosy, thoughtfully laid out cottage with everything we needed. Owners were very prompt in sorting out any little problems. children loved the pool. Ideal base for popping into heltenham and also exploring the beautiful countryside of the Cotswolds. We hope to return! Apr 2009.
  12. Excellent setup and location and the finer touches make a big difference for example, fruit, bread and essentials on arrival - with flowers around the cottage, beautiful! I would definitely go back. May 2009.
  13. Very clean, tidy, excellent welcome package, hosts very helpful, facilities for children perfect. Great base for exploring the area. Great holiday, lots to do in surrounding areas for both adults and children. Accommodation in a great location, everything you would need almost home from home. Would visit again. July 2009.
  14. Lovely cottage and setting and only a 20 minute walk into Cheltenham itself. Perfect for anybody. Sept 2008.
  15. Friendly staff and very good accommodation. Welcome pack was very much appreciated. The view from Little Barn was excellent. Sept 2008.
  16. Little Barn was wonderful. Beautiful location, excellent accommodations... it was a perfect place to rest after a long day of adventure. All of the "little touches" helped make it a memorable vacation! April 2008.
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    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.
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