Enford House Cottage is located in the heart of Salisbury Plain in the charming Wiltshire village of Enford. The cottage is perfect for those who simply want to relax and unwind in a peaceful setting, as well as guests looking for a base for exploring the areas many attractions. World famous Stonehenge, Avebury stone circles, the Roman City of Bath and Salisbury are all within easy reach. There are also two great pubs within walking distance for a meal out.
The cottage, which sleeps six in three ensuite bedrooms (all with televisions), is part of an 18th Century grade II listed manor house and provides home from home comforts with a kitchen well equipped for self-catering, towels and comfy beds topped with quality linen. There is WiFi throughout the cottage and a separate games room where guests can play pool or table tennis / table football. Children also have a swing and slide to play on in the fully enclosed garden (the garden gate can be closed for keeping dogs and children in). The Swan pub in the village serves good food and is just a two minute walk away. The Red Lion is also walkable (twenty minutes by foot or a two minute drive) and has a Pub Michelin Star. There are lovely walks around the village and directly onto Salisbury Plain.
Enford House Cottage is a great base for seeing local tourist attractions. Stonehenge is a must to visit with UNESCO World Heritage status and just ten minutes by car. Whilst not as large, the stone circles at Avebury are also impressive (twenty five minutes); as is Salisbury Cathedral; the Iron Age Hill Fort of Old Sarum (the views over Salisbury Plains are magnificent!); and Longleat House, Grounds and Safari Park. The market town of Marlborough is a twenty minute drive, as are the market towns of Devizes and Pewsey; and there are plenty of child friendly activities nearby at Bowood, Wilton House, The Museum of Army Flying, Hawk Conservancy, Cholderton Charlie’s Farm and Paultons Park (home of Peppa Pig).
Centrally located, Enford House Cottage is an excellent base for visiting the abundance of attractions this area has to offer, as well as being a delightful setting to simply relax.
Mary Campbell joined Independent Cottages in May 2010
Enford House Cottage is a self contained wing within the main property and offers all the creature comforts of home. Guests can enjoy plenty of space to relax and unwind with a social kitchen for cooking and dining, bedrooms with comfy beds assuring a good nights sleep, and outside living space to enjoy the warmer months.
The property has:
Outside: Beautiful gardens surround the house which guests are welcome to use. There is plenty of space for children to play (including a footie net, swing and slide) and when in season, you may receive home grown vegetables from the owner. There is also a games room housing a table tennis table and table football.
Additional information: Wi-Fi internet access throughout. Up to two dogs welcome (additional surcharge applies). Short breaks available out of peak season (three night minimum normally applies). Friday is the preferred changeover during peak season.
Star Rating: 4 Star
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During peak stays during June, July and August we only take weekly bookings starting on a friday, at other times of year we are flexible - please just enquire