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Chestnut at Heath Farm is an award-winning holiday cottage for couples. This 4 Star Gold Award property offers guests ground floor accommodation that is both spacious and luxurious. Its calm and tranquil atmosphere together with direct access out on to the sun trapped terrace.
Chestnut is one of just five luxury, award-winning luxury self-catering holiday cottages at Heath Farm in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds. The cottages can accommodate between 2 – 4 adults and have been furnished and fitted to a very high standard. For a larger group you may prefer booking Cobnut & Chestnut together known as Aslan. All cottages can be booked (only for weekly break) and can accommodate 14 guests.
Delightfully situated these old stone farm buildings are set in 70 acres of meadow and woodland. This is a nature lovers paradise and walkers and cyclists also love it here. Grouped around a stunning paved courtyard the cottages make the ideal base for a holiday or break at any time of the year.
Heath Farm is ideally placed for exploring the beautiful villages and historic towns of The Cotswolds with plenty of cultural and leisure activities to be found in places such as Oxford, Stratford and even closer by in Chipping Norton, Banbury and various other towns in the stunning Cotswolds.
As well as the magnificent courtyard with water feature and herb and flower adorned borders there are also 70 acres of amazing private woodland and meadow to explore. There are communal gardens with flower borders, comfortable seating and great views overlooking the courtyard and valley beyond. Past the orchard there's a games lawn which has a croquet pitch and games shed packed full of kit including kids archery, giant jenga, kites, bat & ball games and more. There's also a 14ft diameter trampoline and also a woodland stage. Feel free to roam around the woodland at your own pace. We also have a games room which has a pool table, table tennis, darts board, movie projector and sound system. There's also a host of board games, DVD's, musical equipment and books which you are welcome to take to your cottage. There's also an exercise bike, gym mats and even a telescope available to use! We have a number of commercial units at the farm which house 3 joinery shops, a motorbike showroom, tiling showroom, 2 bakeries (cakes only) and a sound recording studio.
Chestnut cottage is all on the ground floor of an old converted barn. It's the largest and most spacious two person cottage. It has a calm and tranquil atmosphere where you'll almost certainly get one of the best nights sleep you're likely to have! There's direct access out on to the sun trapped terrace via the beautiful French Doors. You can relax in the two Ratan armchairs whilst soaking up the sun and atmosphere. Birdsong and running water are the only sounds you're likely to hear. There's outdoor seating directly outside for you too.
The main entrance to Chestnut is down brick and terracotta tiled steps which leads to a small tiled outside area with solid stone slab bench with your own cast iron BBQ, table and chairs. The entrance with small lobby leads into the beautifully crafted solid oak kitchen which is very well equipped. There are beautiful solid ash double doors set in a wooden screen which takes you to the comfortable living and dining area. There's an unusual 2 sided open fire, exposed joists and beams and African slate floor which all add to the sumptuous feel. A large, comfortable sofa bed is available for additional use (particularly useful for families with young kids).
A curtained wooden archway with heavy curtain divides the bedroom which features a curved window seat and reading table. Fantastic views of the pond complete the setting. There's internal wooden shutters to enhance your sleep. The bedroom feels secluded, calm and cavernous. The luxurious en suite bathroom features oak paneling and African slate floor with a deep, comfortable bath with overhead rainfall shower.
All our cottages have superior craftsmanship and a natural luxurious feel. Combine this with our exacting standards and attention to detail ensures that Chestnut offers guests a truly relaxing and pleasurable experience. As with all our cottages, Chestnut has outperformed its star rating and been awarded gold by Visit England in recognition of exceptional quality. We are also Gold standard with Green Tourism for our environmental standards.
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From the dining living room enjoy views of the beautiful courtyard with water feature where the only noises are birdsong ad running water. From the bedroom you can sit on the curved window bench and look down the valley to our pond and the Swere valley beyond.
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