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Bedfordshire Self Catering cottage, Church Cottage and Water Tower, Melchbourne, sleeps 10

Church Cottage and Water Tower
MK44 1BB

Church Cottage and Water Tower, Melchbourne, Bedfordshire

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 10

Pricing From: £1300.00

This incredible detached 16th century cottage and accompanying Water Tower rest in Melchbourne, Bedfordshire and can sleep twelve people in six bedrooms.

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.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly



Parking Space Parking Space
Jacuzzi Jacuzzi
Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
Dishwasher Dishwasher
cookewr Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television
WiFi WiFi


Double Beds


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 less than 4 miles, pub within less than 1 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

Changeover Day
Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Yielden Castle - 1.3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Swineshead, St. Nicholas Church - 1.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Rushden Hall - 4.5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Kimbolton, St Andrew's Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Chichele College - 4.7 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Kimbolton Castle - 4.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Thurleigh Castle - 4.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Raunds, St Peter's Church - 5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Felmersham, St Mary's Church - 5.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Farndish, St Michael's Church - 5.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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