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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Littlecot

Ilmington, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 2. This delightful old stone cottage is found in the heart of the pretty Warwickshire village of Ilmington. Less than 8 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon, it is just a short distance from the beautiful market town of Chipping Campden. Cottage Code: NKC.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Studio

Grafton, Bampton, Oxfordshire.

Sleeps 2. This spectacular attached studio conversion is located in the quaint hamlet of Grafton in Oxfordshire. It boasts a beamed living room with wood-burning stove and vaulted ceiling. Private tennis court. WiFi. Pub 1 mile. No children. Cottage Code: NOW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

The Coach House

Craven Arms, Shropshire.

Sleeps 18. Carefully restored and refurbished to provide excellent holiday accommodation, this spacious and comfortable property makes a superb base for an extended family reunion. Large garden with terrace and sitting-out area. Cottage Code: 15812.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

The Farmhouse

Newent, nr. Gloucester, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 10. Just a stroll away from the historic market town of Newent, this traditional period farmhouse retains many original features including a cosy inglenook fireplace. Outside, there is a shared heated swimming pool and tennis court. Cottage Code: 29328.

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

The Hunting Lodge

Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 2. Set in the grounds of a listed mill house, this enchanting detached holiday property features use of the owners’ tennis court and outdoor swimming pool (by arr). Outside is a pretty, enclosed garden with trout fishing available from the grounds. Cottage Code: NQ4.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Lady’s Field House

Pensax, nr. Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire.

Sleeps 6. Boasting its own large pretty garden, leading directly to the water’s edge, this spacious detached house enjoys a peaceful setting on the edge of a village. A haven for wildlife, fun fishing is available on the private unfenced lake. Cottage Code: RNI.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Shawside Farm

Upper Hulme, Leek, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 6. Set in 4 acres of natural grounds, this classic Victorian stone farmhouse and barn conversion enjoys an isolated location in stunning, peaceful countryside. Well appointed with tasteful furnishing, it lies but a short stroll from The Roaches. Cottage Code: RPP3.

  • 19th Century
  • Piano

Cronkhill Farmhouse

Attingham Park Estate, nr. Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

Sleeps 14. This spacious, timber framed farmhouse enjoys uninterrupted views over parkland towards the River Severn. Dating from the 17th century and Grade I listed, it retains many period details, including beamed ceilings and an open fireplace. Cottage Code: RN5.

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

Toms Barn

Hampen, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 10. This lovely 300 year old detached, renovated barn is situated just 6 miles from Cheltenham in a small secluded valley in the Central Wolds. It is ideally situated for Cheltenham’s attractions and for exploring the Cotswolds. Cottage Code: NJC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century
  • Piano

Saintbury Grounds Farm – The Byre

Bretforton, nr. Broadway, Worcestershire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. Set close to the owners’ farmhouse, these three newly converted farmbuildings are located in rolling countryside on the Worcestershire, Gloucestershire and Warwickshire borders. Follow the link below to view all properties at this location. Cottage Code: 30067.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 17th Century