Mason's Yard - Cottage Two - Great Bedwyn, Nr Marlborough, Wiltshire, England - Sleeps 2
Mason's Yard is situated in the centre of the Wiltshire village of Great Bedwyn. It sits conveniently tucked away in a court yard behind the post office, though double gates. The village is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and has a baker, post office, village shop, garage (no pumps) and two pubs, one with a great restaurant - why not stroll up the road for fresh bread and the morning paper?
The accommodation consists of three holiday cottages in a row - two that are ideal for couples, sleeping two guests and one larger cottage that sleeps up to four guests. There is a large utility room that guest's have shared access to, with washing machine and tumble dryer. There is also lots of storage room for walking boots, bikes etc.
Each cottage affords a well equipped kitchen with oven, hob, fridge (including a freezer compartment,) and microwave. The comfortably furnished lounges with dining areas, have Freeview flat screen televisions and bedrooms are well furnished with beds having comfy pocket sprung mattresses.
There are many cycle routes in the Wiltshire Downs area which links to the Ridge Way Path and Great Bedwyn is on the Wiltshire Cycleway, providing easy access. There is also a route along the old railway line from Marlborough to Chiseldon just outside Swindon.
The area is steeped in history, with sites including Silbury Hill, Avebury Stone Circle, St. Martin’s Chapel in Chisbury closeby, Wilton Windmill (the only working windmill in Wiltshire), Kennet Long Burrow and the infamous intriguing Crop Circles which appear at times on Marlborough and Pewsey Downs.
The Kennet and Avon Canal is easily accessible from Mason's Yard and provides beautiful canalside walks along the tow path. Caen Hill flight of twenty nine locks at Devizes is worth visiting and there are a good selection of inns where you can gain refreshment along the canal. Alternatively take a narrow boat trip from nearby Pewsey, Hungerford or Devizes which is a little further away.
The historic market town of Marlborough provides a good range of tea rooms, shops, pubs and restaurants and is just seven miles away. Hungerford with its antique shops is five miles and a larger choice of amenities and shops are available in the towns of Newbury, Swindon and the beautiful historic town of Bath - all within easy reach.
The cottages are perfectly placed for exploring the areas many attractions with something for everyone including: The Hawk Conservancy near Andover; The Cotswold Water Park (the Uk's largest); Bowood House; The Wiltshire Downs; Longleat Safari Park; Stourhead Gardens; Westonbirt Arboretum; The Cotswold Wild Life park; Bristol Zoo and the South Coast, to name just a few.
- Internet Access
- Pub/Restaurant Nearby
- Bike Storage
- Off-Road Parking
- Satellite/cable TV
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
- Accessible via Public Transport
Mason's Yard - Cottage Two Continued
Cottage Two is ideal for couples, sleeping two guests and comprises:
- King size bedroom.
- Well equipped kitchen with oven, hob, fridge (including freezer compartment) and microwave.
- Comfortable lounge with dining area and flat screen television with Freeview.
- Bathroom with bath and electric showers over, along with shower screen, WC and wash basin.
Additional information: Great Bedwyn has a main line railway station which provides direct access to London Paddington in approximately one hour. Short Breaks (minimum two night) are available off peak season - rates from £40 per night. Cottage Two has a parking space at the front. All electricity, oil and gas are included in the price. Bed linen and towels are provided at no extra charge.
Low Season from £305
Mid Season from £420
High Season from £450
Peak Season £485
Pets: Yes, 2 dogs allowed
Changeover Day: Flexible
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Sleeps 2 people in 1 bedroom (1 King)
Owner: Mary Rhodes, click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Mason's Yard - Cottage Two joined Independent Cottages in April 2011
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