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Elegant Cottage in Oxford

Elegant sitting room with original art work and Persian carpet
9 reviews
Elegant sitting room with original art work and Persian carpet
Cosy dining room furnished with high quality antiques
Well-fitted, light and airy, modern kitchen
Front entrance porch and pretty, secluded garden
Good-sized master bedroom overlooking garden
Pretty, secluded garden viewed from front door
Sunny aspect of master bedroom
View from sitting room over the South-facing garden
Front aspect of cottage with ancient village church in the background
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
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.<BR><BR>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... Read more
About the Owner, C M G M
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL40988
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Reviewed April 21, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Reviewed April 4, 2017 for a stay in January 2017

Susan E
Gearhart, Oregon
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed June 28, 2016 for a stay in May 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 also accommodate four people nicely. It is furnished with excellent taste, the linens are lovely,...

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Fully equipped including all linen.<BR>Weekly cleaning and linen change service.<BR>
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Apr 1, 2017 -
Sep 15, 2017
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
• Refundable £250 security deposit required with final
balance payment, refundable within two weeks of your departure.
• 25% deposit required to secure booking
• We can accept payments by cheque, banker's draft or bank transfer in GBP.
• Long stay or out of season rates negotiable.
• One week minimum rental throughout the year
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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:<BR>• Branca (Walton Street): good affordable Italian-based.<BR>• Gee’s (Banbury Road): fairly pricey, but pretty conservatory setting<BR>• Pizza Express (Golden Cross, off Cornmarket): good pizza, wonderful building<BR>• Quod (High Street): popular, noisy brasserie<BR>• Cherwell Boat House (North of the centre): great... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: London Heathrow or Birmingham Intl: 46.6 mi
Railway: Oxford: 3.1 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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