Self Catering in Herefordshire - Fownhope


Whitegate, Fownhope, Herefordshire
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Sleeps a maximum of: 11

Pricing From: £599.00 - 1335.00

This detached cottage, within walking distance of Fownhope, near Hereford sleeps eleven people in six bedrooms.

Whitegate is a detached cottage set one mile from the village of Fownhope, and seven miles from Hereford. This cottage sleeps eleven people in six bedrooms, consisting of four king-size doubles, two of which are zip/link, a twin and a single, as well as two bathrooms and a ground floor basin and WC. The cottage also has a kitchen with dining area, a dining room with woodburning stove, a sitting room with open fire and a games room with table tennis table. Outside there is off road parking for five cars and an enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture and barbecue. Whitegate is a superb holiday home for friends and families, set in an area that has something for everyone.


The house was just perfect for our big family to get together. It is very comfortable, the bedrooms were exceptional and it was brilliant having a very large dining table.
Mrs Davey

Everything that we needed for the 11 guests was there, actually we all had more than we needed. The property is beautifully situated with wonderful views out of the bedroom windows. All the rooms are well appointed and tastefully furnished with a great mix of old fashioned style and modern practicality. There is more than enough cutlery, crockery and cookware. The beds were all good and the bathrooms well equipped. The garden was beautiful and very well kept. In short, we would highly recommend this property to anyone wishing to accommodate a larger group of guests.
Mr Green

I celebrated my 60th Birthday here with 9 members of my family and friends visited throughout the week end. We will re-book this and would like to stay longer for the next visit, the views are breathtaking and if you have children they are well catered for with ample toys both inside and outside the house. Many thanks for allowing us the pleasure of using your home must go to the owner, a lovely lady.
Mrs Groves

Whitegate was wonderful, we are looking at returning as a family!
Miss Lynch

A large spacious house with everything you needed for a comfortable and relaxing break; excellent holiday.
Mr Elsdon

Services / Facilities:

Gas central heating with stoves and fire. Electric range cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Sky, DVD, DAB radio, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter packs for stoves and fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Two travel cots (one for up to 6 months only) and two highchairs. Off road parking for 5 cars. Lockable bike/kayak storage. Enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture, BBQ, chimnea, climbing frame with swing, and children’
s playhouse. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. External enclosed dog run with kennel available. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. River Wye 2 mins walk. Note: There are steps and a footpath from car park to front door however 1 parking space available adjacent to back door on same level as house. Note: Cottage situated next to a B road, some road noise may be heard. Note: Organic meat, vegetable and dairy box, and catering service, available by prior arrangement with owner.

Changeover Day


Single Beds: 1
Double Beds: 5

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Holme Lacy church - 0.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Fownhope, St Mary's Church - 0.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Shipley Gardens - 1 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Hampton Bishop, St Andrew's Church - 1.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Sufton Court - 1.7 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Sollers Hope, St Michael Church - 2.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Rotherwas Chapel - 3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

How Caple Church - 3.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hoarwithy, St Catherine Church - 3.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Herefordshire Light Infantry Museum - 4.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

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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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