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Alcester is a charming ancient town of great character in rural south west Warwickshire. Its picturesque town centre is a mix of 17th century black and white houses and fine Georgian architecture. There are good selection of restaurants, real ale pubs and cafes and in the summer its floral displays are good enough to win prizes.

With Stratford-upon-Avon close by and the beautiful Cotswolds on the doorstep there is plenty for visitors to do in this lovely part of the UK. Discover the gentle rural countryside, pretty villages and culture of the region. And there are plenty of walking and cycling trails to enjoy.

Take a trip to Coughton Court, an historic stately home boasting an impressive two churches and magnificent gardens in its grounds, before heading over to Alcester Country Market for some quality home-produced goods. You can then reminisce on your day in one of the town’s many tea rooms.

Ragley Hall makes a good family day out, with the fine architecture and art at the stately home and gardens, to the exciting woodland adventure playground which has a 3D maze and extensive woodland walks for the whole family to relax and unwind.

For those artisans and antiquarians there is no shortage of art and crafts shops and antiques dealers, so be sure to bring home a memento of your holiday.

Alcester holiday cottages provide the perfect base with which to explore this fascinating and beautiful town and region.

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  • Riverside

    Alcester

    Grade
    2
    1
    0
    1
    Ref: RHA

    Peacefully situated in a pretty conservation area in this pretty Roman town, this beautiful holiday apartment overlooks the river from its balcony and has been converted to an exceptionally high standard. Set above the former boathouse of the neighbouring owners’ magnificent home, it enjoys shared use of a secure garden and grounds, with fishing on the river. Stratford-upon-Avon (6 miles) has five restored properties linked to Shakespeare (in and close to the town), UK’s largest butterfly farm and the RSC Theatre. Cotswolds within easy driving distance. Worcester 18 miles. Golf and riding locally. Shops and pubs serving food 250 yards.

    External stone steps to first floor: Spacious sitting-room with dining area. Modern fitted kitchen. Pretty double bedroom with antique bed and balcony overlooking the river. Shower room with toilet.

    • Electricity, full central heating, bed linen and towels included
    • Cot
    • High chair
    • Freeview TV
    • DVD
    • Microwave
    • Shared laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer
    • Wi-fi
    • Large shared garden with furniture and 1 acre of grounds
    • Parking
    • Coarse fishing from garden
    • No smoking
    • NB: Footbridge over river to garden

  • Sunrise

    Kings Coughton, nr. Alcester

    Grade
    2
    1
    2
    1
    Ref: 25370

    Ideal peaceful location

    Located in a quiet rural situation and tucked away up a farm track with beautiful views over the Alme Hills. Comprising of an annexe to the owner’s home, Sunrise offers a good standard of modern accommodation set on two levels. It is surrounded by fields which are ideal for walks, and fishing is available for carp and catfish with the owner’s permission. The Cotswolds, Warwick Castle and Malvern Hills are 30 minutes drive. Stratford-upon-Avon, 8 miles. Coughton Court, one of the great Tudor houses, and Ragley Hall, are just 5 minutes drive away. Shop 1 mile, pub 800 yards, restaurant 1/2 mile.

    Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with laminate floor. First floor: 1 double bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet.

    Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Freeview TV. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Fridge/freezer. Enclosed patio and furniture. Barbecue. Parking (2 cars). No smoking. No children.

  • Glebe Farm Barns - The Cart Hovel

    Nr. Alcester, Stratford-upon-Avon

    Grade
    2
    1
    2
    1
    Ref: W43699

    These holiday cottages (refs W43699 and W43700) are situated in the middle of the pretty village of Exhall. Parts of the farmhouse date back to Tudor times and for centuries it’s been the home of the local clergyman who both cultivated the land and preached in the tiny church next door. William Shakespeare is alleged to have referred in a poem to ’Dodging Exhall’ and the tag has remained ever since. If you wish to dodge the hustle and bustle of the 21st century, you could do no better than stay in this delightful place, for although peace and quiet is in plenty, a 10 minute drive will take you to Stratford-upon-Avon, 40 minutes to the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, or Broadway in the beautiful Cotswolds Hills. All this, plus plenty of local country pubs serving good food and the many historic houses and castles that abound in the area, make this an ideal holiday location for exploring the Heart of England. Shops and restaurant 2 miles, pub ½ mile.

    All on ground floor: Living room with beams and French doors/dining room/kitchen. 1 double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.

    NSH included. Microwave. Washing machine. Shared garden. Parking (1 car).

    Both properties: Electricity, bed linen and towels included. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Garden furniture. Shared children’s play area and picnic tables. No smoking. NB: Pond in grounds.

  • The Byre

    Bidford-on-Avon, nr. Alcester

    Grade
    2
    1
    0
    1
    Ref: RMM3

    This cottage is situated on the edge of a small picturesque village overlooking fields with a panoramic view of the Cotswold and Meon Hills. Situated 6 miles from Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon,
    14 miles from historic Warwick and 12 miles from the Cotswolds this property makes a excellent base. The Cotswolds provide a multitude of walks and there are plenty of pleasing walks locally, where good public houses for food and drink can be found and the river Avon can be reached at Bidford. Shops 2½ miles, pub 200 yards.

    Open-plan living/dining room with well-equipped kitchen area and slate flooring. Open-tread stairs to first floor: Twin bedroom with sloping ceilings, Velux windows and en-suite shower room with toilet.

    • Electricity, oil filled heaters, bed linen and towels included
    • Cot
    • High chair
    • Freeview TV
    • DVD (small library)
    • Radio/CD
    • Microwave
    • Washer/dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Freezer
    • Wi-fi
    • Patio with furniture
    • Parking (for 1-2 cars)
    • No smoking
    • NB: Pond in garden

  • Priory Cot

    Studley

    Grade
    4
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: RE9

    Just a stroll away from the heart of Studley, yet surrounded by beautiful countryside, this lovely detached property nestles behind the owners’ farmhouse – once a 12th-century Augustinian priory. The holiday cottage has been renovated, is very well presented and offers all home comforts. There are open aspects to the rear and walks can be enjoyed down to the River Arrow, and along local footpaths. Swimming and cycling routes available nearby. Travel further afield to Stratford, Warwick, Solihull, N.E.C., Cadbury World, Black Country Museum, the Cotswolds, all within 30 minutes’ drive. Shops 250 yards, several pubs and restaurants within walking distance.

    Living/dining room with electric ‘log-effect’ fire in inglenook fireplace and French doors to patio. Archway to compact kitchen. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet.

    • Electricity, central heating (electricity rads), bed linen and towels included
    • Cot and high chair on request
    • Freesat TV/DVD/CD
    • Microwave
    • Washer/dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Access to owner’s freezer
    • Garden with patio and furniture
    • Parking
    • No smoking
    • NB: Fenced river bank, 100 yards

  • The Swallows Barn

    Bidford-on-Avon, nr. Stratford-upon-Avon

    Grade
    4
    2
    1
    2
    Ref: 30889

    Situated on the owners’ smallholding, only 5 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon, this converted barn is excellently located for guests who wish to really explore the local area, and is perfect for walkers, families or couples. Swallows Barn is a detached barn, stylishly converted to a very good standard, with its own fully enclosed area of garden containing an abundance of fruit trees - awash with blossom in the spring. Surrounded by open fields and countryside with many established public footpaths, guests can take a pleasant walk along the River Avon into Stratford, world famous as the birthplace of William Shakespeare. This historic market town offers guests the chance to visit many of the local attractions including Shakespeare’s birthplace, Anne Hathaway’s cottage, Mary Arden’s farm and also the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Theatre which sits right on the banks of the picturesque River Avon. Also great for a shopping trip, there are plenty of top quality boutiques, shops, tea shops, restaurants, bistros and pubs to explore and enjoy. Within an easy drive are historic Warwick, with its ancient castle and grounds, as well as Royal Leamington Spa, Kenilworth, Droitwich Spa, Alcester and Henley-in-Arden. A little further afield guests will find the magnificent cathedral cities of Worcester and Oxford as well as Regency Cheltenham, with its racecourse, Birmingham NEC, Chipping Norton, Banbury, Evesham and Bicester. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.

    Ground floor: Living room. Dining room/kitchen. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet.

    Electric woodburner in living room included. Electricity air source heat pump/solar powered central heating (underfloor on ground floor), electricity, bed linen and towels included. Cot and high chair on request. Three Freeview TVs. DVDs. Stereo/CD. MP3 connection. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Dishwasher. Freezer. Wi-fi. Enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Barbecue. Parking (2 cars). Welcome pack. No smoking.

  • The Coach House

    Aston Cantlow, nr. Stratford

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: RDK

    Nestling down a quiet country lane next to the church where Shakespeare’s parents were married, this 18th-century detached coach house has been sensitively restored to an exceptionally high standard. Next to the owners’ home, it is within easy reach of the Cotswolds and Vale of Evesham. Stratford-upon-Avon 5 miles. Warwick 8 miles. Fishing, tennis and riding locally. Award-winning village inn 50 yards. Public playground 100 yards, tennis courts 200 yards. Shop 500 yards (winter 2 miles).

    Very spacious, beamed sitting-room with large rug on terracotta-tiled floor, high quality sofa-bed (for +2) and dining area. Designer-fitted kitchen. Separate toilet/Utility. Oak stairs to first floor: Very spacious, beamed double bedroom with antique brass bed. Single bedroom. Bathroom with Victorian-style bath, shower attachment and toilet.

    • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
    • Cot
    • High chair
    • Sofa-bed (for +2)
    • Freeview TV (Teletext)
    • DVD
    • Microwave
    • Washing machine
    • Dishwasher
    • Freezer
    • Broadband
    • Patio with furniture
    • Use of owners’ 2½-acre garden
    • Barbecue
    • Parking
    • Selection of children’s toys
    • No smoking
    • NB:River frontage and coarse fishing, and stream in owner’s grounds

  • Glebe Farm Barns - Duck Pond Cottage

    Nr. Alcester, Stratford-upon-Avon

    Grade
    7
    4
    2
    2
    Ref: W43700

    These holiday cottages (refs W43699 and W43700) are situated in the middle of the pretty village of Exhall. Parts of the farmhouse date back to Tudor times and for centuries it’s been the home of the local clergyman who both cultivated the land and preached in the tiny church next door. William Shakespeare is alleged to have referred in a poem to ’Dodging Exhall’ and the tag has remained ever since. If you wish to dodge the hustle and bustle of the 21st century, you could do no better than stay in this delightful place, for although peace and quiet is in plenty, a 10 minute drive will take you to Stratford-upon-Avon, 40 minutes to the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, or Broadway in the beautiful Cotswolds Hills. All this, plus plenty of local country pubs serving good food and the many historic houses and castles that abound in the area, make this an ideal holiday location for exploring the Heart of England. Shops and restaurant 2 miles, pub ½ mile.

    Ground floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen. 1 double (5ft) bedroom. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 3 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft) with en-suite shower room and toilet, 1 twin, 1 single. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

    Electric woodburner in living room included. Electric heaters included. Travel cot. High chair. Tumble dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi. Sitting-out area. Barbecue. Parking (3 cars).

    Both properties: Electricity, bed linen and towels included. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Garden furniture. Shared children’s play area and picnic tables. No smoking. NB: Pond in grounds.

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