This charming detached holiday cottage lies in the grounds of the owners’ home and overlooks a delightful planted pond area and garden, with its own private and secluded patio area. It is centrally situated in Corsham, a quiet, unspoilt market town with a wealth of beautiful and historic buildings, including Corsham Court, a stately home well worth visiting, built on the site of a former Saxon Royal Manor, 17th Century Flemish buildings, the Hungerford Almshouses, weavers’ cottages, old inns and the elegant Town Hall. The town has been the location for some of the filming of Poldark, it is also the hub of the Arts for North Wiltshire. Just 3 miles away is another favourite location for TV and films, including Harry Potter, the picturesque village of Lacock, with a 13th century abbey and Fox Talbot Museum. Nearby, Castle Combe is yet another historic and picturesque village, much loved by film directors. Being on the southern edges of the Cotswolds, it makes an ideal touring base to visit the honey coloured villages of the area, including a visit to the city of Bath, 9 miles away, a 20-minute drive. For convenience, guests can leave the car at home and catch the bus in to Bath or the train from Chippenham takes 10 minutes’ to get to Bath. Bradford-on-Avon is often referred to as a “mini version of Bath” and is just 7 miles away. The Kennet and Avon Canal and the River Avon offer boating, cycling and walking opportunities along the waterways. The market town of Chippenham, 5 miles away, offers a mix of old and new, with good leisure and retail facilities. Perfectly located guests can explore the area by foot, train or bus, and it is ideally placed just a 2-minute walk from the pubs, restaurants and takeaways in Corsham, including an Italian, Chinese, Indian, plus pub dining and a la carte. Holidaymakers can fully relax with all entertainment only a few minutes’ away from the buzzing town of Corsham. To fully unwind discover the sport and health centre which is located opposite Maple Lodge. After a busy day touring come back to Maple Lodge, indulge in the luscious ¼-acre grounds and soak up the fresh air and countryside, the idyllic retreat to end a busy day! Shop, pub and restaurant 200 yards.
Ground floor: Living room with patio doors/dining room/kitchen. 1 double (5ft) bedroom. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 1 double bedroom with sloping ceiling.
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Freeview TV. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Freezer. Wi-fi. Garden with patio with sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (1 car). No smoking. NB: Unfenced pond in owners’ garden.