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Thatched Cottage in Central Old Village with canal walks

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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The property boasts a warm and welcoming atmosphere with plenty of space for a small family or couples holidaying together. After a brisk walk along the many pathways and bridleways surrounding the village, head back to Lindisfarne and relax in front of the open fire. The Grand Union Canal flows through the village, where you can walk along the scenic tow path and spot local wildlife, or take a boat ride through Blisworth Tunnel - one of the longest tunnels in England. There is an annual canal festival held in the village in August where you’ll discover trade boats, stalls, food and drink, a fun day out for all the family. Visit the surrounding villages of Stoke Bruerne with its canal museum, pubs and restaurants. Rookery Open Farm is close by where you can get up close to a variety of ani...The property boasts a warm and welcoming atmosphere with plenty of space for a small family or couples holidaying together. After a brisk walk along the many pathways and bridleways surrounding the village, head back to Lindisfarne and relax in front of the open fire. The Grand Union Canal flows through the village, where you can walk along the scenic tow path and spot local wildlife, or take a boat ride through Blisworth Tunnel - one of the longest tunnels in England. There is an annual canal festival held in the village in August where you’ll discover trade boats, stalls, food and drink, a fun day out for all the family. Visit the surrounding villages of Stoke Bruerne with its canal museum, pubs and restaurants. Rookery Open Farm is close by where you can get up close to a variety of animals, take a picnic and learn about farming methods, ideal for a great day out with your little ones. There are many National Trust properties in the area to visit, including Stowe, Canon’s Ashby, Claydon, Farnborough Hall and Upton House and Gardens. For the shopaholics, take a visit to the Centre MK in Milton Keynes with over 200 shops and restaurants, or for luxury shopping, take a trip to Bicester Village, a wide range of designer outlet stores. For a bit more adrenaline, Silverstone circuit and Towcester racecourse are close by. Milton Keynes is 15 miles away and has something for everyone including a theatre, lakes with watersports and Xscape with an array of activities including a ski slope, indoor skydiving, bowling, cinema, climbing wall, restaurants and many outdoor pursuit themed shops. Shop 100 yards, pub 50 yards and restaurant 1 mile.More
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Elissa W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2017
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

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Date of stay: October 2018
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We stayed 2 nights in this charming character cottage. Although compact it has everything you need for a short stay. The kitchen is well equipped and the bedrooms cosy and the beds extremely comfortable. Bathroom space is tight but adequate. Overall we thoroughly enjoyed our...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

This little cottage is deceptively spacious, very well equipped, has a lovely homely feel, oozes character. The stairs are steep, the wooden door makes a noise and the windows have a knack to close however the cottage is a few hundred years old and wouldn’t...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Mooshka2013
Reviewed May 28, 2018

I booked the cottage for a peaceful break, close to a good friend who lives 15 minutes away. I had a problem opening the front door - the Yale lock is very stiff, and I eventually worked out I had to pull the door towards...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

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Date of stay: April 2018
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Stove
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Water Views
Towels Provided
Cycling Trips
Stereo System
TV
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Kettle
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