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Country Cottage between Cambridge & London

Country Cottage between Cambridge & London

4 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
4 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths

This beautiful and characterful 17th century property is within easy travelling distance of two airports, as well as Cambridge and London.

It boasts a pretty and tranquil countryside setting with a small country pub nearby, as well as ample local walks and wildlife to enjoy. Newmarket Race Course, Duxford Air Shows and Knebworth House and Gardens are just a few of the excellent nearby attractions.

The property has many attractive period features, as well as a glorious garden to enjoy.


Indoor Fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 12PM (noon) - 9PM
Check out by 11AM

34 Reviews

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Chloe User Profile
April 2018
Such a lovely house, bigger and more beautiful than it looks in the photos. Sue and Robert were lovely hosts and provided a cot and high chair which was so handy (as well as plug socket covers and other thoughtful touches). Beautiful location perfect for our trip visiting friends…

John User Profile
January 2018
old hammers is a great place to stay away from the hustle and bustle....would definitely recommend this place to stay. ....great accommodation with great character and period features....

Danielle User Profile
September 2017
Great little country escape. Such a quaint cottage with beautiful gardens. The kitchen was well equipped as we made a breakfast in the morning and the pint of milk left for us for a cup of tea was a lovely touch. Thank you for having us!

Jessica User Profile
August 2017
The house is truly lovely and Rob and Sue were the perfect hosts, going above and beyond to accommodate. The garden is very pretty and private and there's a great pub a few doors down, along with charming tea rooms in the garden centre just a 5 minute walk away - both definitel…

George User Profile
July 2017
Great house. Beautiful garden, quiet and yet close to Royston and Cambridge. Pub next door too which always helps!

Diana User Profile
July 2017
Old Hammers is a lovely house with an absolutely beautiful garden. The photos don't really do the inside of the house justice. I had the impression it might be a bit of a dusty old place but not at all. It is absolutely charming and beautifully kept. It has clearly been furnished…

Andrew User Profile
July 2017
Sue and Robert made us very welcome for a short stay in their cottage. We had the weather in our favour and were able to enjoy the beautiful gardens and surrounding countryside whilst there. The cottage is comfortable and quaint and a peaceful oasis. Would highly recommend as …

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Joined in July 2016
Sue And Robert User Profile
34 Reviews
Sue And Robert is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sue's grandparents moved from Singapore back to the UK in 1918 and then subsequently purchased the cottage in 1921. Sue has grown up in the village and we have raised our own family here. We have two daughters and two grandchildren. Our eldest daughter is married to a New Zeal…
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