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Rosemary Cottage (Cotswolds)

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Rosemary Cottage (Cotswolds)

5 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
5 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Rosemary Cottage is situated in the centre of the picturesque village of Lower Swell. Overlooking the small village green and war memorial is this delightful, spacious, Grade II listed property built in 1681, which simply oozes charm and character, with exposed ancient cruck beams and an inglenook fireplace. The local pub, The Golden Ball Inn (Winner of the Cotswold Life Neighbourhood Pub of the Year 2012) is within walking distance and there are ample, lovely walks throughout the area.
This holiday cottage at a glance

Sleeps five guests.
Three bedrooms.
Two bathrooms with shower over bath.
Safe, secluded, fully-enclosed walled garden.
Open inglenook fireplace.
Up to two well-behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge per dog).
Minimum of a two night stay.

Additional features

Exposed cruck beams.
Celebration hamper available.
Within walking distance of the local pub.
Todenham Manor Farm can deliver a box of fresh meat to your cottage for your stay.
Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer.
Combined flatscreen TV/DVD. CD player and separate TV/DVD in master bedroom.
Travel cot and highchair available on request.

Attractions and nearby amenities

In close proximity are the picturesque Cotswold towns of Bourton-on-the-Water, Burford and Stow-on-the-Wold which all offer a wealth of charming shops, restaurants and pubs.
The Slaughters and The Barringtons are two quintessential, quiet Cotswold villages nearby, with uninterrupted country views over the Windrush Valley and some pretty footpaths and bridle (Website hidden by Airbnb) paths.
The increasingly popular 6 week Festival Opera in June and July held in the village of Longborough is well worth a trip.
For sports enthusiasts visit the world renowned Cheltenham racecourse or play a round at The Wychwood or Burford Golf Clubs.
Enjoy a day’s punting on the river at Oxford admiring the spectacular architecture or visit the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford-upon-Avon no more than a 45 minute drive away.
Enjoy a day at Sezincote House & Gardens, close to Moreton-in-Marsh.
A great day out for the whole family: Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park.
Batsford Arboretum and Garden Centre Batsford Park, Moreton-in-Marsh.
Close by is the historic Sudeley Castle & Gardens, Winchcombe.
Visit Snowshill Manor & Garden Snowshill, Near Broadway.
Explore the ruins of Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham.
Cycle Hire (Website hidden by Airbnb)


Indoor Fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 super king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 10AM


3 Reviews

Luke User Profile
April 2018
Fabulous cottage in the Cotswolds, lovely touches throughout, local food left for arrival, beautiful garden!. A great weekend!
Gail User Profile
March 2018
Great location cottage on the main road but not to noisy, local pub is no more than 100 yards away and great local produce welcome package.
Celeidh User Profile
August 2017
Rosemary Cottage is a perfect cottage to enjoy the Cotswolds from. We would 100% recommend a car but for those without small children, it's not too far to walk up to Stow and enjoy the delights of that beautiful town in the evening. The kitchen is very well equipped and there's…

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