Ref-000292 Pewsey, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, Sleeps 6
- Sleeps 6- 2 X Double & 1 X Twin
- Games Room With Table Tennis Table
- Thatched Walled Garden
- Dog Friendly
- Child Friendly
- Wireless Internet Access
- Baby Friendly
- Rural Location
Set within a beautiful thatched walled garden this is the perfect place for a relaxing & peaceful break in the english countryside but is also within easy reach of many tourist attractions including Stonehenge, Avebury & Salisbury.
The cottage is a wing of the 18th Century, Grade 2 listed manor house and is a home away from home with comfortable beds, good quality bedlinen and towels and a well equipped kitchen. The owners live in the main house next door.
Equipped to a high standard the cottage sleeps between 2 to 6 people (+ cot) in 3 double bedrooms which all have ensuite bath or shower rooms. Two of the bedrooms are upstairs while the third bedroom is situated downstairs all the bedrooms come with a TV, freeview and DVD player, bed linen and towels, clock radio and lovely views over the water meadow and garden.
On the ground floor there is a twin room with en-suite shower room, a comfortably furnished sitting room with 2 large sofas’, armchair, coffee table, lamps, TV & DVD, Wifi and a toy cupboard with young children’s books, toys and games
The kitchen and dining room has a door leading to a south facing patio area it has a dining table that seats 6 comfortably (high chair can be provided).
Washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, oven, hob and grill, fridge freezer, Ipod Speakers, Wifi & Tumble dryer (located upstairs).
On the first floor there is a master bedroom with king-size double bed and en-suite bathroom, there is the option to make this into a twin room please specify when booked.* Extra single bed or travel cot available on request
Also on the first floor is a double room with 4ft 6" bed and en-suite shower room. And on the ground floor there is a twin room with en-suite shower room
The south facing patio area is a perfect place to relax with a table, 6 chairs and barbeque.
Guests are welcome to enjoy the walled garden and there is also a games room with a table tennis table
A door within the thatched wall leads directly to the churchyard next door and is the first stop for many walks.
The property is surrounded by the wall garden which is situated next to the village church and beyond that fields. The village pub, which serves good food, is 2 minutes walk away. The entrance gate can be shut making the property completely secure for pets and children.
For those with children, within the large garden (shared with the owners) there is a large trampoline, swing and slide, football net and chickens. When there are spare eggs, and vegetables from the garden, we will put a selection in the cottage fridge for your arrival (please note this is seasonal!)
Being near Stonehenge, Salisbury, Marlborough and Longleat, there are lots of things to see and do near the cottage or you can just relax and unwind!
Please view this amateur video we have made of the cottage to learn more
The village of Enford is in the Avon Valley - the village is totally surrounded by countryside and there are lots of places to walk or bicycle. Stonehenge is an hours walk or 10 min drive.
The village has 2 great local pubs. The Swan, which is 2 minutes' walk, and The Red Lion, in the next door village of East Chisenbury, which is 2 minutes' drive or a 20 minute walk. Both do good food - the Red Lion has a Michelin pub award for its food and is a well known Wiltshire pub which people come a long way to visit. There is no shop in the village itself but there are local shops in neighbouring villages less than 5 minutes drive away, major supermarkets in the local towns and all the supermarkets do delivery to the door.
The cottage is ideally situated for the following places of interest
•Stonehenge (10 mins drive) and Avebury (25 mins drive) Stone Circles (World Heritage sites),•Salisbury Cathedral, Old Sarum and the Medieval cities of Salisbury & Wilton (25 min drive)•Historic Market towns of Devizes, Pewsey, and Marlborough (20 min drive)•Kennet Canal (20 min drive)•Longleat House, Adventure Playground and Safari Park (40 min drive)•National Trust village of Lacock (50 min drive)•Stourhead (50 min drive)•Bath & Winchester (both 1 hour drive)•Plus lots of children's activities including family friendly farms, Paultons Park (for Peppa Pig World) and many more - the information booklet in the cottage lists all of these