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The Glen (Blockley)Blockley, Moreton-in-Marsh and surrounding villages

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The Glen is a large, spacious family home dating from the early 1800's with exposed beams, Cotswold stone walls, and wooden floors. It has been renovated to a high modern standard and furnished with charming antiques. A feature of the property is its large enclosed garden with lawns, flower beds, herbs, garden furniture and barbecue.

Blockley is a delightful golden stone village situated in the rolling hills of the North Cotswolds between Moreton-in-Marsh and Chipping Campden and close to Stow-on-the-Wold, Broadway, Bourton-on-the-Water and well-known gardens. It has many historic buildings, including a converted water mill along the brook. It is a peaceful, charming village with a friendly community, centered on the village café and well stocked shop. From Blockley there are many walks over beautiful countryside. There are two pubs within walking distance and interesting shops, pubs, and a variety of restaurants in the nearby villages and towns.

Overview

American style fridge/freezerBarbecueCentral Heating Electric hob & ovenElectric range cookerEnclosed gardenFreezerFridgeGarden furniture Gas hob & Electric ovenHigh ChairParkingStairgateTravel CotWiFiNo DogsBed LinenDishwasherDVD playerGround Floor BedroomLog Burner / Open FireMicrowaveTelevision with FreeviewTowelsTumble Dryer Washing Machine Within walking distance to pub Within walking distance to shop

Layout

Lower Ground Floor:
Sitting room
A spacious room with french windows to the garden and open fire with logs, Sony 40" LCD television with Sky Free Sat and DVD player.
Second kitchen
With electric cooker, fridge with freezer compartment, washing machine and tumble dryer and a door to the garden.
Shower room
With walk-in shower, wash basin and WC.

Ground Floor:
Kitchen
Well equipped with gas range cooker with a large electric oven and 5 burners, Belfast sink, large American style fridge, dishwasher, freezer and microwave.
Dining room
With exposed Cotswold stone wall, beams, and old wood floor, overlooks the delightful garden.
Double bedroom
With 4’6 double bed.
En-suite shower room
With shower, wash basin and WC.
Twin bedroom
With 3' single beds which can be zipped together to form a 6’ bed.
En-suite shower room
With shower, wash basin and WC.

First Floor:
Double bedroom
With 6' zip and link bed which can convert to two 3’ singles upon request.
En-suite bathroom
Large bathroom with roll top bath, walk-in shower, wash basin and WC.

Outside:
Large, enclosed garden with attractive herbaceous bedding.
A patio area with bistro tables and chairs to seat twelve. A barbecue is also available.
Off-street parking for one car with additional street parking nearby.

Additional Information:
A travel cot and highchair are available on request.
Sorry, no pets.

Surrounding local area

For details of walks in the the surrounding areas, please visit www.walkingbritain.co.uk.
Visit one of many beautiful homes and gardens such as Mill Dene Gardens, Batsford Arboretum, Sezincote House and Gardens or Snowshill Lavender Farm.
There are an abundance of quintessential Cotswold villages and towns: Upper Slaughter, Lower Slaughter, Broadway, Snowshill, Chipping Campden, Moreton-in-Marsh, Stow-on-the-Wold and Bourton-on-the-Water.
Enjoy a evening at the Longborough Opera.
Explore the Chedworth Roman Villa near Yanworth.
Admire the stunning Blenheim Palace and Gardens, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill.
A great day out for the whole family:Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park.
Explore the area on two wheels - Cycle Hire www.tycycles.co.uk.
Play a round at Naunton Downs Golf Club.

Guest reviews

My family and I have just returned from 3 nights at The Glen at Blockley and wanted to thank you for a wonderful property and first class service.
The house is stunning and immaculate.
We shall certainly use Rural Retreats again and recommend you to friends. Thank you.

C B - West Midlands , October 2017
1 of 15

Celebrating our 80th Birthdays with old school friends from St Pauls. Lovely few days, house very comfortable & well equipped. Thanks for the welcome pack.

S, P, J & M, Various , September 2017
2 of 15

Lovely stay, great cottage & garden, celebrating a 60th Birthday, couldn't have asked for anymore. Thank you for the welcome pack!

The S's & H's, Cambridgeshire, September 2017
3 of 15

Fabulous stay in a lovely cottage, enjoying the beautiful Cotswolds again. Thanks to Ellie & Kat for sorting out our little problem! We will be back hopefully!

The K's, Kent, August 2017
4 of 15

Lovely cottage and garden, an enjoyable weekend. Many thanks.

The J's & T's, Cumbria , August 2017
5 of 15

Beautiful cottage and very well equipped, kept very clean. A lovely family break. Thank you.

The W's, Suffolk , August 2017
6 of 15

Great venue for a get together of old friends. Lovely house, so well equipped & very homely! Amazing location!

Ms S & Guests, Various, April 2017
7 of 15

Lovely cottage so well equipped. Excellent weather, perfect weekend.

The G's, Various , March 2017
8 of 15

Stunning cottage, beautiful tranquil location, had a very restful break. 2 year old loved the wonderful garden. Best Rural Retreat we've stayed in!

The W's, Essex, March 2017
9 of 15

Lovely house, cosy stay, another great Rural Retreat. We had fun and fab walks, beautiful village. Thank you.

Mrs S & Guests, Surrey , January 2017
10 of 15

A warm welcoming and comfortable stay in a lovely village. Great local walks, no need to even move the car! Fire perfect in Autumn evenings. Thank you.

The R's, Hampshire, October 2016
11 of 15

A wonderful base to celebrate my 60th birthday- everything we could need here. Thank you!

Mrs B & Guests, Somerset , October 2016
12 of 15

Very comfortable and enjoyable stay. Thank you very much.

The H's, Cheshire , September 2016
13 of 15

Beautiful, spacious, very well equipped cottage in a lovely village. Can recommend the Great Western Arms for food and friendly service. Had a wonderful stay. We'll be back!

Mr M & Guests, Lancashire , September 2016
14 of 15

We love it here- just the most perfect village and lovely, relaxing home. Great time so thank you so much.

The O's, Gloucestershire, August 2016
15 of 15
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Welcome hamper included

A complimentary hamper will be awaiting you on your arrival containing milk, tea, fresh coffee, bread, butter, eggs, juice, wine and cheese, along with other essential items to prepare a light snack or breakfast. There may be some regional variations.

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