Lane Cottage – Quenington, Fairford
A lovely 2-bed cottage down a quiet lane in a gorgeous village. Discreet, and warmly welcoming...
This pretty Cotswold semi-detached cottage can be found in the quintessential village of Quenington in the Coln Valley, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Your stay is about life's simple pleasures: long rural rambles, drawn out pub lunches, al fresco garden dining and evenings in front of the woodburner at the end of the day. The fully refurbished cottage surprises and enchants with spacious light filled rooms, luxurious furnishings and bright colours. Designed for you to unwind in peaceful comfort, it is also pet-friendly...
Upon your entry through the cottage front door, there's a bright country kitchen with cream coloured cupboards and a checkerboard terracotta stone floor. Here you will find a Neff oven, induction hob, microwave, washing machine, fridge freezer, dishwasher, radio, food processor with plenty of utensils for cooking and baking. A full range of silverware, crockery and glassware including wine and champagne glasses.
The kitchen leads into the warm spacious light filled dining room with a large oak dining table, chairs and sideboard. It’s ideal for a relaxed breakfast or a special evening supper. The oak table is also an ideal spot for working quietly on your laptops and in comfy chairs.
A spacious fully carpeted sitting room with double aspect windows and garden views invites you to relax into deep comfortable sofas. Take an afternoon snooze or a quiet read in front of a woodburning stove. Or watch your favourite programs on the 32 inch smart TV with Q Box streaming terrestrial programmes. There is unlimited high speed Wifi and mobile reception enabling Wifi calling if required.
A contemporary cloakroom WC, an understairs cupboard with a tumble dryer and plenty of coat and shoe storage is throughout.
A fully carpeted staircase which twists at the top, leads you to the first floor which is all fully carpeted. Here you will find two quiet and delightful double bedrooms and a full bathroom.
The larger bedroom has a superking size divan bed, a comfy love seat sofa, mirrors, hanging space, storage and double aspect windows with views over the garden.
The second bedroom has a king size divan bed with wardrobe, storage, mirrors and a pretty window overlooking the garden. Both of the inviting bedrooms are furnished with high quality pocket sprung deep mattresses, linens, beddings and throws.
The modern bathroom has a high pressure shower over the bath, glass shower screen, sink and vanity unit, WC and a large heated towel rail for warming fluffy towels.
The cottage has oil fired central heating and double glazed windows throughout to ensure a warm welcome. In the Winter, the heating is timed to come on twice a day at a temp of 21 degrees.
The private enclosed garden is mainly laid to lawn and flower borders: it's a delightful sunny garden filled with seasonal flowers and many varieties of birds which come to visit. A patio dining table and chairs and umbrella sits just outside the kitchen for you to enjoy al fresco dining and cocktails at your leisure. A side patio houses a washing line and log shed.
A welcome pack of logs will be provided for your first evening. Additional logs, kindling, firelighters are available at local garden centres, petrol stations or stores.Parking is free on Mawley Road which is a quiet lane alongside the cottage. Obviously, please be very careful NOT to block the neighbours' garages and gateways!
Your private roadside entrance to the cottage is via a pretty Cotswold green wooden side gate, the cottage name is on the gate. This leads you along a stone and gravel path up to the Kitchen front door also painted in Cotswold green. The lock box is next to the door. The gate and path are well lit if you are arriving after dark.
The entire cottage, front garden and side patio will be available throughout your stay. Oil and electrcitiy may be charged extra, and children aged between 2 and 12 are not permitted.