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Built in 1850 and home to the former gardener
Enjoy a morning dip in the pool refer to Need to Know
A cosy lounge with wood burner
A dining room set for a simple supper
A traditional kitchen
Enjoy some afternoon tea
The kitchen offers access to the gardens
Enjoy a peaceful nights sleep in this stylish bedroom
Wake up to the morning sun
A double with garden views
An eclectic style throughout the rooms
Garden views
Enjoy soaking in the bath
Traditional cottage where your dog is always welcome
Enjoy a lazy lunch in the gardens
Don't forget your wellies
The gardens are enhanced with the original brick walls
Enjoy roaming the gardens
Perfect gardens for celebrations
1 / 19  Built in 1850 and home to the former gardener
2 / 19  Enjoy a morning dip in the pool refer to Need to Know
3 / 19  A cosy lounge with wood burner
4 / 19  A dining room set for a simple supper
5 / 19  A traditional kitchen
6 / 19  Enjoy some afternoon tea
7 / 19  The kitchen offers access to the gardens
8 / 19  Enjoy a peaceful nights sleep in this stylish bedroom
9 / 19  Wake up to the morning sun
10 / 19  A double with garden views
11 / 19  An eclectic style throughout the rooms
12 / 19  Garden views
13 / 19  Enjoy soaking in the bath
14 / 19  Traditional cottage where your dog is always welcome
15 / 19  Enjoy a lazy lunch in the gardens
16 / 19  Don't forget your wellies
17 / 19  The gardens are enhanced with the original brick walls
18 / 19  Enjoy roaming the gardens
19 / 19  Perfect gardens for celebrations

Gardeners Cottage

Kington (3mls E), Herefordshire
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Family friendly
Rustic
Swimming pool
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
11 more

At a glance

  • The shared heated outdoor pool is perfect for a quick dip before a day exploring
  • Enjoying a great location on the Welsh Borders with access into the Brecon Beacons and Elan Valley
  • A wealth of market towns to explore to include Leominster, Ludlow and Hay-on-Wye
  • Visit the many farmers markets that run throughout Herefordshire
  • Take advantage of the farm and enjoy an organised tour of the fruit farm with the owner
  • The area is steeped in history with many National Trust properties and castles to explore
Property code: 65507

Built around 1850, the beautifully restored cottage was once home to the head gardener of the Whittern Estate, simply charming and full of character, perfect for a family stay in Herefordshire.

Set within the heart of the Herefordshire countryside with plenty to explore on foot, a haven for enthusiastic walkers with access to waymarked footpaths from your front door. Enjoying a central location and perfect for exploring the Black Mountains, Elan Valley and Shropshire Hills. With many villages and market towns to include Hay-on-Wye, famous for its book shops and festivals and Hereford, with its cathedral, Mappa Mundi and Chained Library are close. There are many National Trust properties including The Weir Gardens, Croft Castle and Berrington Hall to name a few. A variety of festivals run throughout the year such as The Three Choirs, Ludlow Food Festival and Bromyard Folk Festival.

Backing onto a lovely and well protected courtyard, it is historic and stylishly finished retaining many original features. Step inside the back door that meanders through an eclectic courtyard, entering straight into the kitchen, well-equipped with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. There is a utility room off the kitchen with a washing machine, tumble dryer and shower room with shower and WC. Further into the cottage is a dining room offering views onto the garden with a large vintage table and chairs that seat up to ten. The lounge is the other side of the front entrance and porch area and has two comfortable sofas, armchairs and a delightful wood burner and TV/DVD. So when the day is done climb the stairs where you will find three bedrooms, one king-size with a vanity unit in the room, one double with a French style bed and one twin room. There is also a bathroom with bath and WC.

The cottage sits proudly in large open gardens of its own, next to the kitchen garden with its original eighteenth-century red brick walls. There is a table and chairs along with BBQ available. There is off-road parking for three cars. Leisure facilities include shared heated outdoor pool (available from May - September 10am - 12noon) and badminton.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 king-size, 1 double and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
  • Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Shared heated outdoor pool (available from May – September 10am – 12 noon)
  • Badminton
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 3 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Pub and shop 3 miles
  • BBQ available
  • Complex of properties
  • TV/DVD in lounge

This property is personally managed by Gemma.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 2 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
3.5
Overall comfort
4
Overall location
4.5

Reviewed by Judith 31st May 2019

This is a brilliant cottage for a family holiday. The pool is really warm, well-maintained and not too deep (1.4m). Gardeners Cottage residents have access to it between 10 and 12 each day. Small problems were very quickly dealt with.

Reviewed by Enid 22nd April 2019

This is a delightfull cottage in a lovely setting.

Built in 1850 and home to the former gardener
Enjoy a morning dip in the pool refer to Need to Know
A cosy lounge with wood burner
A dining room set for a simple supper
A traditional kitchen
Enjoy some afternoon tea
The kitchen offers access to the gardens
Enjoy a peaceful nights sleep in this stylish bedroom
Wake up to the morning sun
A double with garden views
An eclectic style throughout the rooms
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Location

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