Self Catering in Buckinghamshire - Akeley

Cottage: HCMACOT
Buckingham (3mls NE)

Cottage: HCMACOT, Akeley, Buckinghamshire
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Sleeps a maximum of: 8

Pricing From: £685.00 - 1555.00


This detached house was originally built in 1650 and over time has sympathetically extended retaining much charm and character, fabulous countryside and garden views can be enjoyed from the property. Situated in a peaceful village setting and just a few minutes stroll to the village pub.

The village of Akeley makes a wonderful base from which to explore and is close to the historic market town of Buckingham which offers an array of restaurants, pubs and independent shops.

There is much to see and do in the area with something to suit all tastes from historical Oxford, shopping at the world famous designer outlet at Bicester Village, Blenheim Palace, Silverstone Racing Circuit and numerous National Trust properties. Milton Keynes is a 15 minute drive, where you will find shopping, Xscape Snowdome, cinema, bowling, ice skating and Go Karting and even a day trip to London is very accessible on the train. As a well as a host of golf courses for the keen golfer the surrounding countryside provides a network of beautiful footpaths, cycle paths and bridleways.

The accommodation offers FOUR bedrooms: on the first floor, 1 double with Juliet balcony and en-suite bathroom with roll top bath, separate shower and WC. 2 further doubles. On the ground floor, 1 four-poster double with en-suite shower and WC.

First floor bathroom: with bath, hand held mixer shower and WC. Downstairs WC. Lounge: with inglenook fireplace, open fire (first basket of logs included) TV and DVD.

Dining room: with patio doors leading into the garden. Kitchen: with range cooker, microwave, dishwasher and fridge. Utility room: freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer.

Outside: lawn garden with small patio area and garden furniture, care must be taken with small children as the back garden is raised and there is a small drop. Amenities: parking for up to 3 cars. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included.

Regret no smoking or pets. Location: pub walking distance and shops 3 miles.

Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision, it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.

Services / Facilities:

Downstairs Bedroom, Downstairs Bathroom, Increased Accessibility, Internet Access, Pub Within 1 Mile, Towels Included, Travel Cot, Highchair, Family Holidays

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Nearest Attractions

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

Old Gaol Museum - 2.4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Buckingham Chantry Chapel - 2.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Thornton, St Michael's Church - 2.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Stowe Landscape Gardens - 3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Stowe House - 3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Water Stratford, St Giles Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Furtho, St Bartholomew's Church - 5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hillesden, All Saints - 5.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Chetwode, St Mary & St Nicholas - 6.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Claydon House - 7.6 miles (Historic House) 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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