Cottages in the Heart of England

Browse through our selection below of holiday cottages in the Cotswolds and the heart of England. Cotswold cottages are famous for the honey-coloured stone that gives the Cotswolds villages their unique beauty. Explore Oxford and its colleges, historic Bath and Shakespeare’s Stratford, all within easy reach of a holiday cottage in this region.

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Old Forge Barn

Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 8. Within walking distance of Stow market square, this 16th-century listed barn has been skilfully converted to provide unique and outstanding accommodation – from the hand-made door hinges to the forty-foot living room with minstrels gallery. Cottage Code: NT8.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century
  • Piano

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Glebe Cottage

Blockley, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 2. Formerly part of the adjacent Cotswold vicarage, Glebe Cottage has been completely modernised and converted into a very comfortable and well-equipped holiday home. Set in the heart of unspoilt Blockley, there are two good pubs serving food. Cottage Code: NN9.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Little Brampton Farmhouse

Clunbury, nr Ludlow, Shropshire.

Sleeps 32. Beamed throughout, this spacious traditional farmhouse stands amidst the picturesque Shropshire countryside with commanding views over the Clun Valley. Ideal for family gatherings, with a 9-seater hot tub in the garden, a sauna and games room. Cottage Code: E3974.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

The West Barn

Hanley Castle, nr. Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire.

Sleeps. 6. Beamed throughout, this luxurious barn conversion stands on a historic country estate, complete with its own Jacobean mansion and vineyard. Just a mile away from the picturesque riverside town of Upton-on-Severn. Cottage Code: RGGH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Netherley Hall Cottages – Parkers

Mathon, nr. Malvern, Worcestershire.

Sleeps 4 – 10. Set on the borders of Herefordshire and Worcestershire, these three detached cottages are located on a family-run farm specialising in the breeding of racehorses and ponies. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: RAAP.

  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

The Mill Cottages – Millstream Cottage

Fairford, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 6 – 7. These two handsome holiday cottages lie in an idyllic setting beside the River Coln and form part of a 17th-century listed mill house. A short walk from Fairford’s market square Follow the link below to vies both properties at this location. Cottage Code: NXE.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Tischler House

Lower Mill Estate, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 8. This fabulous detached house is on the Lower Mill Est in Somerford Keynes. Enviable position located on a peninsula on the largest lake, Somerford Lagoon. Unique on the estate, Tischler House has its own heated outdoor pool and sunken hot tub. Cottage Code: NJH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • 20th Century

Rose Cottage, Stratford

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 4. With a beautiful, totally private cottage garden, this Grade II listed holiday home is set in a tiny hamlet just 200 yards from Anne Hathaway’s Cottage. Within walking distance are the theatres and centre of Shakespeare’s Stratford. Cottage Code: REE9.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 16th Century

Field House

Baschurch, Shropshire.

Sleeps 14. This excellent property stands detached amid its own enclosed gardens, in a peaceful setting in the attractive Shropshire village of Baschurch. Guests benefit from year-round use of an indoor heated swimming pool and games room. Cottage Code: RK6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

The Old Byre

Thorncliffe, Leek, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 4. Enjoying excellent views over the surrounding countryside, this attractive detached barn has been lovingly converted and retains many original features with beams and wooden floors throughout. Small lawned garden with decked area with furniture. Cottage Code: RKK5.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Acton Scott Estate – Henley Farmhouse

Acton Scott, Nr Church Stretton, Shropshire.

Sleeps 20. Dating back to the 16th century, this finely restored period property is situated within extensive and picturesque parkland. Boasting a wealth of period features, this is a spacious 10-bedroom character property. With alternatives can sleep 36. Cottage Code: RJJ3.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century