Price from £544.00-£885 Ref fch43193
PERIOD COTTAGE WITH ENCLOSED COURTYARD GARDEN IN CENTRAL LOCATION SLEEPS 2 2 This red brick Victorian property forms part of an historic conservation area at the heart of Winchester with the mainline train station just 300 yards. Lovingly fitted and furnished and with a number of original features it provides a great opportunity to experience this cathedral city. The city itself has topped the Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide in 2016 and perfectly placed on the edge of the South Downs National Park it s very easy to see why. Renowned for hosting the country s largest farmers market being the birthplace of the modern game of cricket and as the resting place of author Jane Austen there is something for everyone. Spend a day exploring the bustling shopping streets eleventh century cathedral and ruins of Wolvesey Castle or stroll along the Water Meadows and then enjoy a drink and meal in one of the many bars traditional pubs and restaurants. Other attractions in the area include the Science Centre and Planetarium and Marwell Wildlife Park. The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: 1 king-size with smart TV and 1 single with additional single pull-out bed. Shower room: with shower and WC. Lounge: with smart TV & DVD open fire and Bluetooth speakers. Dining room with door to the garden and stereo. Kitchen: with electric oven and hob microwave and fridge/freezer. Washing machine in the basement. Outside: enclosed courtyard with decked area garden furniture and BBQ. Amenities: parking permit provided for 1 car further by arrangement. Bed linen towels electric central heating and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking. 1 dog welcome. Location: pubs shops and restaurants within walking distance.
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Price from £1128.00-£2225 Ref hoscukc2198
Acorn Cottages are peacefully located within the South Downs National Park, yet conveniently situated for visiting many attractions. This converted carpenter’s studio offers two semi-detached properties, Boxwood (ref UKC1655) and The Joinery (ref UKC2198) and are an ideal retreat for families or couples. Both enjoy an open plan living area, lawned garden and a private hot tub.Winchester, Southampton and The New Forest are within easy driving distance. As well as its ornate 900-year-old cathedral, Winchester has a host of award-winning pubs and restaurants, as well as art galleries, Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium, and bustling markets. Rooksbury Mill Nature Reserve is perfect for those who like fishing in a beautiful natural setting, and Blackwood Forest is ideal for walking and cycling. Highclere Castle, famous for the TV show ’Downton Abbey’, is nearby and stands amidst 1000 acres of spectacular parkland. Explore the gardens, woodland and views of the Kennet Valley. Spend a day at Jane Austen’s House Museum, where the novelist lived for her last 8 years with her sister and widowed mother in this modest 17th-century cottage, in the picturesque Meon Valley.For the train enthusiast, take a nostalgic steam train journey on the Watercress Railway Mid-Hants line. Salisbury, Stonehenge, Christchurch, Bournemouth, Milestones Museum and the Hawk Conservancy Trust can all be reached within an hour. Nearby Southampton has ferry links to the Isle of Wight, which makes for a great day out. Slightly further afield, there are many historical nautical links in Portsmouth, with the famous ships of HMS Victory and The Mary Rose. Here, you can visit Spinnaker Tower and Gunwharf Quays for shopping, leisure and entertainment. The pretty sailing villages of Hamble-le-Rice and Warsash provide wonderful riverside walks and pubs overlooking the water. The New Forest National Park is easily accessible and has miles of scenic walks and bridle paths. You can often see ponies and cattle roaming the streets in one of the picturesque villages. For a family day out, visit Marwell Zoo, Peppa Pig World, National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, the New Forest Wildlife Park, Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Manor Farm Country Park and Exbury Gardens. London is an hour away by train. Beach 25 miles. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile.These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 16 guests.
FacilitiesBarbecue• Dishwasher • Enclosed garden / patio • Garden / Patio • Golf nearby • Games Room • Highchair • Internet Broadband • Pub within 1 mile • Hot Tub (Any) • Welcome Pack • Internet Connection • Linen • Cot Available • Popular Tourist Destinations • Luxury • Linen Available • Linen options • Washing Machine • Pet Acceptance • Home Brand • Hot tub privacy options • UKONLY • Parking-designated on site • Parking for 2 cars • Parking for 3+ cars • Shower Cubicle • Celebration Houses • Group Accommodation • ECC • 4 nights for 3 •
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Price from £328.00-£1168 Ref hosc30132
FacilitiesDetached Property• DVD player • Dishwasher • Garden / Patio • Internet Broadband • Pub within 1 mile • Rural • Internet Connection • Linen • Popular Tourist Destinations • Car Parking Available • Car Parking (Location) • Linen Available • Linen options • Washing Machine • Theme Breaks for Couples • Pet Acceptance • Home Brand • All Ensuite • Open Plan • UKONLY • Parking-designated on site • Shower Cubicle • Home From Home • 4 nights for 3 •