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The Glen

The Glen, Blockley, Gloucestershire

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Rural Retreats

Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £602.00

The Glen is a spacious family house dating from the early 1800s with a large garden. It was renovated to provide modern facilities whilst maintaining the traditional features in order to maintain the atmosphere and character. It can accommodate up to six guests in three bedrooms, all with modern en-suite bathrooms.

Located in the peaceful village of Blockley, with two local pubs and a shop and café a short walk away.

The Glen is a large, spacious family house dating from the early 19th century with exposed beams, Cotswold stone walls, and wooden floors. It has been renovated to a high modern standard and furnished with charming antiques. A feature of the property is its large enclosed garden with lawns, flower beds, herbs, garden furniture and barbecue.

Blockley is a delightful golden stone village situated in the rolling hills of the North Cotswolds between Moreton-in-Marsh and Chipping Campden, and near Stow-on-the-Wold, Broadway, Bourton-on-the-Water and well-known gardens. It has many historic buildings, including a converted water mill along the brook. It is a peaceful, charming village with a friendly community, centred on the cafe and well stocked shop.

From Blockley there are many walks over beautiful countryside. There are two pubs within walking distance and interesting shops, pubs, and a variety of restaurants in the nearby villages and towns.

This holiday cottage at a glance

  • Sleeps six guests.

  • Three bedrooms, one family shower room, two en-suite shower rooms and one en-suite bathroom.
  • Open fireplace in the sitting room.
  • Large, enclosed garden with attractive herbaceous bedding.

  • Off-street parking for one car with additional street parking nearby.
  • Sorry, no pets.
  • WiFi.

  • Minimum of a two night stay.

Additional features

  • Gas range cooker with a large electric oven and 5 burners, Belfast sink, large American style fridge, dishwasher, freezer and microwave.
  • Second kitchen: electric cooker, fridge with freezer compartment, washing machine and tumble dryer.

  • Sony 40' LCD television with Sky Free Sat and DVD player.
  • Travel cot, highchair and stairgate are available on request.
  • A patio area with bistro tables and chairs to seat twelve.

    A barbecue is also available.


  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Baby Welcome
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Log Burner/Open Fire
  • On Site Parking
  • Wifi
  • Pub Nearby
  • Children Welcome
  • Welcome Hamper
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Walking
Approximate Location

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

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Blockley area.

Nearest Attractions

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

Mill Dene Garden - 0.1 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Batsford Arboretum - 1.6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Bourton House Garden - 1.6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Sezincote - 2.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Chipping Campden Market Hall - 2.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Chipping Campden, St James Church - 3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Broadway Tower - 3.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Longborough, St James - 3.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Ebrington, St Eadburgha's Church - 3.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Saintbury, St Nicholas Church - 4.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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