Box Green Cottage
Box, Stroud , Gloucestershire
Box Green Cottage is a pretty three bedroom Cotswolds Stone Holiday Cottage providing self catering accommodation in the picturesque village of Box near Minchinhampton. The cottage can sleep five adults in comfort with one double room with kingsize bed,one double room with 2 singles and a large single bedroom with single bed. The cottage is nestled in the hillside just below 600 acres of National Trust common land. The location is ideal for exploring this beautiful area and is situated between the towns of Minchinhampton and Nailsworth. The Cottage is an old cotswold weavers cottage on 3 floors It has two narrow staircases making it an authentic cotswold experience. Please ask if you have any concerns .
Accomadation is as follows Downstairs Lounge / Dining Room with open fireplace. Dining table to seat five people. Flat screen digital television with DVD Player and Wi-Fi. Kitchen with Gas cooker, microwave, washing machine / dryer, plenty of fridge space, toaster & electric kettle. Well equipped with crockery etc. Upstairs Bedroom One - Double bedroom with 5’ double bed and flat screen digital television. Views across the village. Bedroom Two -has a large single bed and there is a modern bathroom with roll top bath & shower over. The upper floor bedroom is a large double bedroom with velux window. Flat screen digital television with 2 single beds . Oustside there is seating for two outside front door. There is no garden but the cottage is situated just off the village green & only a very short walk to 600 acres of National Trust common land.
Child Friendly:At Box Green Cottage supply with travel cot high chair and stair gates.
Dog Friendly: We supply dog bowl towel and few goodies.
Tourist Attractions: Box Green Cottage is ideal for those wanting to walk in the beautiful valleys around Stroud, with a range of walks direct from the door. It’s also perfectly placed for visiting many key tourist attractions including the stunning Cotswolds villages. Two miles away, the Rococo gardens in Painswick are the last remaining gardens of their type in England.Painswick - the Queen of the Cotswolds - is a beautiful village.
Nearby visit Berkeley Castle a beautiful preserved castle, still with a flavour of its days as a Normam fortress. Impressive paintings, furnishings and silver. Find old keep and Great Hall and the dungeon where Edward II was murdered in 1327. Bibury Trout Farm is also worth a visitand is situated in one of the most popular villages in the area with lovely golden streamside houses owned by NT built along the side of the River Coln. Bibury Trout Farm is a long-established working farm breeding rainbow trout in forty ponds and tanks. You can feed the fish or try to catch your own.
Eating and Drinking: 10 minutes walk away, set in the heart of Minchinhampton Common with unrivalled views of the Cotswolds is The Old Lodge. This 400 year old hunting lodge is the perfect place to escape the rush. Enjoy quality, locally sourced food served in the restaurant, the bar area,or one of our smaller dining rooms or al fresco in our spacious garden. There are also several Pubs and Restaurants in the small Town of Nailsworth, 5 mins away by car.
Food Stores: On Saturday mornings in Stroud you can visit the best farmers’ market in the UK (winner of BBC Food and Drink best food market 2010). The nearest supermarkets are Tesco and Waitrose - also in Stroud, just two miles away. Why not pre-order your shopping delivery for when you arrive at the Chapel.
Sporting activities: There are three golf courses in Michinhampton. The Old Golf Course is situated on 600acres of common land, just a short walk away from the cottage. The new Minchinhampton club course at Avening features two world class 18 hole courses and a friendly club with fantastic food is 10 minutes drive.A nine hole public course is found at Westonbirt next to the Arboretum.
Thinking of a winter holiday snow skiing then visit Gloucester Ski and Snowboard Centre, There are beginner’s course at the downhill artificial ski run will give the family an amazing advantage. After a short course here you will be a confident skier and be able to tackle a variety of runs across any resort. And try a bit of Clay Pigeon Shooting at Stroud and District Clay Shooting Club, a small and friendly club that has been shooting on the same site on the edge of the Cotswold’s for the past 30 years.
- Gas Hob
- Iron/Ironing Board
- Vacuum Cleaner
- Bedroom TV
- Sky/Sat/Free View
- Music System/CD/Radio
- Log/Multi Fuel Burner
- Gas Central Heating
- Hair Dryer
- Childs Cot
- Childs High Chair
- King Sized Bed
- Selection of DVD's
- Selection of Books and Games
- Open Patio
- On Road Parking
Included In The Price
- Bed Linen
- Basic Kitchen Provisions
|Low Season Week||£375|
|Low Season 3 day Break||£295|
|Mid Season Week||£475|
|Mid Season 3 Day Break||£349|
|High Season Week||£550|
|High Season 3 Day||£425|
Summer rates apply to Christmas, New year and Bank Holidays
"We hope to come again in a year or two. Great location, on warm side of the valley, its closeness to the Common makes it special. Thank you for the comfort, and your well appointed house. "
Gordon & Janet USA
"Thank you for a wonderful stay your cottage is truly lovely and we have had a fabulously relaxing week. We couldn't have asked for anything more. Fab setting,warm and cosy cottage with everything we needed. We will definitely be coming back again. "
Bailey Family, Preston
"We really enjoyed our stay in Box Cottage, Carolin & Bill were very informative & helpful about what to do in the area. Girls loved the bedroom in the attic. "
Doyle Family. Ireland
"A most warm and welcoming holiday home. An absolute refuge for the weary traveler! we have very much enjoyed our stay. "
Hartstone Family. New Zealand
"A cosy, homely stay, we really enjoyed it. Carolin was a very welcoming and informative about local activities and places of interest. Thank you. "
Lenna & Paul & boys .Northants
"Thank you for letting us stay in this wonderful, cozy cottage. We wanted to stay longer but couldn't. Loved the attic room. Hope we can come again. "
Weston Family. Herts
"Loved it! peace and quiet, log fire. Feels like a home from home. 2nd time we have stayed here and we will return. lovely walks and visiting friends . Fox family from California. "
Fox Family. California
"A wonderful christmas stay in a beautiful cottage! we loved arriving to find a christmas tree and log fire waiting for us. Thank you we will be back soon. "
Chris & Rosie. London
"Everything was grand! charming cottage, place and people. Enjoyed walking the countryside & visiting Towns and Villages, especially Cheltenham & Symonds Yat.Our thanks to Bill and Carolin. A very restful week end - charming well equipped Cottage, set in peaceful area. "
Bullock Family. Devon
3 Box Green Cottage
Owners Contact Details
Tel: 01453 834562 or 07776237064