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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The Cow Shed

Kingsley Holt, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 10. Combining a strikingly modern interior with features expected in a barn conversion, this large detached barn is located on a non-working farm. Adjoining another property, it features a paved sitting area perfect for enjoying summer evenings. Cottage Code: RGG2.

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

Stoke Court Farm Barn

Stoke St Milborough, nr. Ludlow, Shropshire.

Sleeps 14. With original beams and exposed stable walls, this detached stone barn offers delightful holiday accommodation for the larger family. Set on a working beef and sheep farm, there is a recently discovered 17th century garden to investigate. Cottage Code: RX6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 19th Century

Old Hall Barn

Kenley, Shropshire.

Sleeps 2. Situated midway between Shrewsbury and Bridgnorth, this former barn has been sympathetically converted to provide high class accommodation with modern conveniences. Now Grade II listed, it is one of a pair and dates back hundreds of years. Cottage Code: RGG5.

  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Cotswold Farm

The Camp, nr. Stroud, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 11. Set in beautiful well tended grounds, complete with heated outdoor pool, summer entertaining pavilion and fire pit, this distinguished holiday property is ideally set for exploring the historic delights of the Cotswolds. Cottage Code: NTL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Campden Barn

Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 8. Set within an acre of grounds, this stylish converted barn lies just a few hundred yards from the centre of Chipping Campden. Campden Barn offers a high level of comfort with limestone flooring in bathrooms and underfloor heating on both floors. Cottage Code: NJE.

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

Capp Mill

Painswick, nr. Stroud, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 4. With views over a pretty trout stream, this traditional Cotswold water mill dates from the 1600s. With original Cotswold flagstones floors and spacious beamed rooms, it has been carefully converted to provide comfortable holiday accommodation. Cottage Code: NAL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 17th Century

The Long Barn

Kingsley Holt, nr. Leek, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 10. Set next to the owner’s small working farm, this delightful detached barn conversion features an individually designed interior. A short drive from Alton Towers, the lovely timber and glass fronted garden room hides a hot tub. Cottage Code: E4850.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • 19th Century

Emma’s Dairy

Alkington, nr. Whitchurch, Shropshire.

Sleeps 5. Lovingly converted from a 17th century barn, this delightful holiday home retains many original features. Set on a working farm, it also offers shared use of an indoor heated swimming pool with private sessions available by arrangement. Cottage Code: 30918.

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

Driftcombe Farmhouse

Bisley, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 5. This handsomely renovated 17th century farmhouse is set in complete seclusion, with a stream surrounded by woodland and meadows. A perfect holiday retreat for quiet relaxation, or for those interested in bird-watching, painting and walking. Cottage Code: NUN.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Hathaway Hamlet

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 3. Situated in the quiet village of Shottery. this very pretty listed cottage boats a large feature inglenook fireplace and 17th-century oak four-poster bed. Just 1 mile from Stratford, it lies 200 yards from Anne Hathaway’s famous cottage. Cottage Code: RHI.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century