Holiday home Church Cottage is a detached cottage originally built in 1588 with an accompanying Water Tower, resting in the village of Melchbourne, Bedfordshire. The main property hosts five bedrooms including a ground-floor king-size and en-suite bathroom, a ground-floor king-size with en-suite shower room, a super-king-size, a double with en-suite shower room and a final double, sleeping a total of ten guests, while the Water Tower resting over the first and second floor sleeps two people in a second-floor king-size bedroom, altogether sleeping 10. There is also a kitchen/diner, utility, sitting room with fire, a drawing room with a woodburning stove and a dressing room, while the Water Tower has a first-floor bathroom and a gym below. Outside there is a large enclosed lawn and patio garden with furniture, summerhouse, barbecue, fire pit, pond, swimming pool and hot tub, as well as off-road parking for four to six cars. The historic Bedfordshire properties of Church Cottage and Water Shed provide fabulous holiday accommodation for families and friends at any time of the year.
Area Riseley is a delightful village resting in the heart of England, in the charming county of Bedfordshire. The village itself is host to a local convenience store, a pub, a church and a village hall, with a scattering of quaint cottages and properties inhabiting this idyllic country spot. Within easy reach is the bustling county town of Bedford, where a wider selection of shops can be found, along with restaurants and pubs, amongst the country park, local history museums and the growing young student scene.
Region The Home Counties comprise the counties that surround London and include Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Middlesex. Although mostly built up, they include some fabulous scenery and attractions which are well worth a visit.
Amenities Main house: central heating with woodburning stove. Double oven range cooker with electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, 2 x TV, WiFi, and a selection of books and games. Fuel, power and wood for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking for four to five cars. Large enclosed lawn and patio garden with furniture, gazebo, summerhouse, gas fired barbecue, fire pit, pond, in door heated swimming pool with fast lane machine and hot tub. Table tennis and a selection of indoor games. Two well behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop within 3.5 miles, pub within 0.4 miles. Note: There are steps within the property on all levels and a steep, winding staircase to the first floor, please take care. Note: Low beams in bathroom, mind your head. Note: Pond in garden, children to be supervised at all times. Water Tower, central heating. Fridge/freezer in gym. Off-road parking included with cottage. Separate lawned area and access to main house's facilities with large enclosed lawn and patio garden with furniture, summerhouse, barbecue, fire pit, pond, in door heated swimming pool with fast lane machine and hot tub. Gym room with underfloor heating. No smoking. Note: The Water Tower is accessed via a set of stairs and therefore may unfortunately not be suitable for those with limited mobility. Please be mindful of noise as the property is in a close neighbourhood. This property has a 4pm check in time