About this listing
This is a contemporary bedroom and sole-use bathroom in a converted Victorian school.
Private entrance, tea and coffee making facilities, internet, off road parking.
Please note we do not provide breakfast.
The accommodation we offer is a self contained suite with a double bedroom and bathroom (large bath and power shower over) Although part of our house, the suite has a private entrance and a small porch/hallway linking the rooms.
We provide a kettle and a choice of coffees and teas with fresh milk in the mini fridge.
The room is equipped with a hairdryer, straighteners, iron and mini ironing board.
There is also a microwave and toaster provided for your use.
Towels, shampoo and shower gel are in the bathroom.
The accommodation offered is self contained with no guest access to the rest of the property. You can be sure of a private stay knowing that we are on hand to help if required. There is illuminated off road parking at the side of the house.
East Challow is an interesting village with lots of local walks and a pretty church.
We are just over a mile from the historic town of Wantage - birthplace of Alfred the Great - which has many pubs, cafes and restaurants including Chinese, Thai and Indian as well as a very good fish bistro. The Bear Hotel does an excellent Sunday lunch.
The well known wedding venue of Lains Barn is a short distance away as is the head quarters of Williams Grand Prix racing.
We are in easy reach of the ridgeway and the world famous White horse hill at Uffington. Nearby Lambourne is known as the heart of the horse racing industry with many well known stables.
East Challow is approximately 20 miles from the university city of Oxford with good road and public transport links. There is regular bus service from Wantage to Abingdon and Oxford.
From Oxford, London can be reached in about two hours by bus. London can also reached in about an hour on the train from Didcot, which is about 6 miles from Wantage.
*Please note we do not provide any meals*
We are a non smoking house.
The accommodation offered is self contained with no access to the rest of the property . There is private parking at the side of the house and a layby opposite.
Please note, we are on the main road (A417) running through the village. The guest room is at the back of the house so no traffic noise.
Interaction with guests
As hosts we don't tend to interact with the guests other than showing the guests to the room and explaining the facilities that are available. However we live in the house and so will be on hand to answer any questions and advise on local amenities should this be a requirement.
Other things to note
We do not provide any meals
We only ask that you do not smoke indoors. There is a small smoking area outside but please clear away any cigarette ends.
Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
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Andrew and I have lived in The Old School House for 17 years and have been airbnb hosts for nearly two years.
Our grown up daughters have now left home and we find ourselves with pleny of space to welcome guests.
Andrew works locally and I am retired.
I have a keen interest in interior design, Andrew enjoys golf, football and music. We both love to travel.