Skaiteshill House

Stroud, South West

COTSWOLD GEORGIAN COUNTRY HOUSE SET WITHIN 2 ACRES OF WALLED GARDENS

FULL WEEK BOOKINGS MAY BE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

Enjoying an elevated position with far reaching views across the golden valley of the Cotswolds between Cirencester and Stroud. This beautiful Grade II property of national heritage has been lovingly restored to welcome families and friends, perfect for special occasions and celebrations.

Chalford is a picturesque village in an AONB set in and above the valley where the River Frome runs, offering easy access to a wealth of gardens, National Trust and English Heritage sites. The Cotswold Way passes nearby for keen walkers, along with the historic canal with towpaths meandering through the valley into Stonehouse. For those looking for a little more adventure there is the Cotswold gliding club offering day courses. Gatcombe park for enthusiastic eventers, Bath, Badminton, Tetbury and Cheltenham for the races, theatre and seasonal festivals to include the literature and food festival to name but a few. Take afternoon tea in Painswick with a visit to the Rococo garden. For those wishing to simply relax the 2 acres of grounds make a peaceful haven whatever the time of year. Leisure facilities: outdoor swimming pool (available from May - October) with pavilion.

The accommodation offers SEVEN bedrooms: on the first floor, 1 double and single with en-suite bath, separate shower and WC. 1 double, 1 single and 1 cot with en-suite bath, shower attachment over bath and WC. 1 single. On the second floor, 1 double with en-suite bath, shower attachment over bath and WC, 1 twin, 1 single and the fourth bedroom has 3 single beds. Bathroom on the second floor with: shower attachment and WC. Separate WC on the first floor. Wet room with WC on the ground floor. Drawing room: with ornate fireplace and Sky TV. Sitting room: with woodburner and TV. Dining room: with ornate fireplace, table and seating for 12. Kitchen/diner: well-equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, TV and highchair. Utility room: with washing machine. Outside: 2 acres of established walled gardens with tiered levels and uneven steps, small pond (uncovered, children and pets to take care) outdoor swimming pool (available from May - October) with pavilion, garden furniture and BBQ. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels (please note towels are for use in the property only and guests will need to bring their own towels for use at the pool), electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking. 1 well-behaved dog by arrangement, dogs are not permitted upstairs. Additional info: there is a flat within the property let on a long term basis which has a separate entrance and a separate building in the grounds also let on a long term basis. Location: pub and shop within walking distance. Arrival: 3pm.

Property details

  • Sleeps: 12
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Dogs allowed: 1
  • Changeover day: Friday
  • Swimming Pool: Yes
  • Internet access: Yes
  • Open fire: Yes
  • Pet friendly: Yes
  • Child friendly: Yes
Contact 01237 459926

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