Self Catering in Cheshire - Christleton

Duck Cottage

Duck Cottage, Christleton, Cheshire
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £250.00 - 526.00

This semi-detached cottage in the village of Christleton sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

Duck Cottage is a semi-detached cottage situated in the village of Christleton, three miles from Chester. With canal views, this cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a family bathroom with corner bath. The cottage also has a kitchen, dining room with multi-fuel stove and a sitting room with multi-fuel stove. Outside there is off road parking for one car and a lawned and gravelled garden with furniture, barbecue and steps leading up to the Shropshire Union canal towpath. Duck Cottage is an excellent base for discovering all of Cheshire, North Wales and the Wirral.


I've already written one review for this cottage and for some reason it hasn't been published so I'll try again. My husband and I stayed at Duck Cottage with our son for the half term week. The place was filthy and ill equipped. I couldn't even cook in the cooker as it was so dirty. There was rubbish all over the back lawn, the skirting boards were covered in dust and the curtains in the lounge didn't even fit the window. I would not recommend this cottage to anyone looking for a relaxing break away.

This is my second stay at Duck Cottage. It's an ideal base for a holiday located on the canal for easy access to Chester and plenty to do in the surrounding area. The cottage is clean, well equipped and very well presented. I'll definitely return and also recommend the property to friends and family.
Miss Cameron

Lovely comfortable homely cottage ideally placed for exploring either on foot or by road.
Miss Coupland

The property was well placed for Chester, Manchester & Liverpool, with good access to motorways. Nice walk along the canal just outside the garden gate, in one direction into the centre of Chester and the other into open countryside. Good internet connection.
Mrs Render

Good base for visiting friend and family which was the main purpose of our time in Cheshire. Also for the public transport service right outside the cottage
Mr Bryant

Services / Facilities:

Gas central heating with multi-fuel stoves. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, Blu-ray, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stoves inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and stairgate on request. Off road parking for 1 car. Enclosed lawned and gravelled garden with furniture, BBQ and 3 steps leading up to canal towpath. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 10 mins walk, pub 2 mins walk. Note: This property is situated by the A41, and as such some road noise can be heard. Note: Property is next to the canal, children should be supervised at all times.

Changeover Day


Double Beds: 1
Twin Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Roman Garden - 1.8 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Chester, St John the Baptist Church - 1.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Eastgate Clock - 2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

The Rows - 2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Grosvenor Museum - 2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Chester Roman Amphitheatre - 2 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Chester Castle, Agricola Tower - 2.1 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Chester Cathedral - 2.1 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

Farndon, St Chad's Church - 7.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Holt, St Chad's Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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