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Elegant Cottage in Oxford

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
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This early Victorian artisan's cottage has been tastefully restored to provide comfortable modern accommodation to a very high standard. The property benefits from being uniquely situated close to all the city centre and university amenities yet is within the vibrant village community of Upper Wolvercote with its ancient church, village hall and school, and is in close proximity to canal, river and open countryside. Warm and cosy in the cooler seasons, the cottage provides light and airy accommodation during the summer months. There is a pretty, secluded garden for visitors to sit out in and the combination of accessibility, amenity and ambience has led to the property often been described by visitors as a hidden gem. Owned and lived in for part of the year by an academic couple, the co...This early Victorian artisan's cottage has been tastefully restored to provide comfortable modern accommodation to a very high standard. The property benefits from being uniquely situated close to all the city centre and university amenities yet is within the vibrant village community of Upper Wolvercote with its ancient church, village hall and school, and is in close proximity to canal, river and open countryside. Warm and cosy in the cooler seasons, the cottage provides light and airy accommodation during the summer months. There is a pretty, secluded garden for visitors to sit out in and the combination of accessibility, amenity and ambience has led to the property often been described by visitors as a hidden gem. Owned and lived in for part of the year by an academic couple, the cottage offers a perfect home from home for the discerning. Having two double bedrooms with ample hanging and storage space, the cottage is ideal for couples, smaller families, visitors to the University or business executives working in the area. The living and dining rooms are elegantly furnished with contemporary and antique furniture, Persian rugs and original paintings and prints. The well equipped, modern kitchen allows for easy self catering or there is a choice of over a dozen restaurants and bistros within walking distance. A high speed broadband connexion is also provided.More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Stove
DVD Player
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Private Yard
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
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Fully equipped including all linen. Weekly cleaning and linen change service.
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

We really enjoyed our stay in Clare's elegant cottage. The ground floor is perfect for up to three people. Bedrooms are comfortable with a lot of storage space. We received a heartly welcome by Clare though we have arrived one hour before our appointment. The...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Flyer716413
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Reviewed April 21, 2017

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Date of stay: April 2017
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Date of stay: January 2017
Reviewed June 28, 2016

It was my good fortune to have discovered this lovely flat on the edge of Oxford two years ago. I can now say I have stayed here twice, both one month long stays. This little cottage is perfect for one to three people, but will...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Susan E
Reviewed August 17, 2015

This cottage worth 6 stars for the place (Wolvercote in the city of Oxford), close to the city center (by bike or bus). I have been for 2 years in Oxford, and I knew that this area was really nice, peaceful and really safe. Besides,...More

Date of stay: August 2015
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About the Owner
C M G M
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2007
Availability
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About the neighborhood
There are a myriad delights in Oxford, 'The City of Dreaming Spires' which is internationally famous for its University, and its unique place in the history of scholarship. You can visit its beautiful, ancient Colleges and enjoy all that it has to offer in the way of music, theatre, galleries, museums, book shops – and of course many good restaurants of all kinds. The Tourist Office will have full details, but among our favourites are: • Branca (Walton Street): good affordable Italian-based. • Gee’s (Banbury Road): fairly pricey, but pretty conservatory setting • Pizza Express (Golden Cross, off Cornmarket): good pizza, wonderful building • Quod (High Street): popular, noisy brasserie • Cherwell Boat House (North of the centre): great location on the river, recently extended and good ...
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