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Stunning C17th historic stone cottage, only 4 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon!

Cosy and characterful lounge with working range
1 of 40Cosy and characterful lounge with working range
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England
Brassknocker Cottage is a wonderfully atmospheric 17th century Blue Lias stone cottage dating back to Shakespeare's time! Totally refurbished, this wonderful cottage successfully blends old world charm and original features, with high specification contemporary styling, resulting in the perfect base for your relaxing Warwickshire break.

From its original beams and flagstone floors, to its stone walls and garden well, this captivating cottage is simply brimming with character! This beautiful and comfortable accommodation sleeps up to 4 (3 + 1) with a double bedroom, single bedroom and double sofa bed in its lounge.

The cottage is finished and furnished to a very high standard with quality drapes, high class linen and Egyptian cotton towels. Free WiFi.

Conveniently located just a few minutes walk from the highly regarded 'oldy...
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Listing #HL7471634
About the Owner
Jan -
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The cottage's owner Jan and the Exclusively Warwickshire team will be more than happy to advise you before and during your stay, so please don't hesitate to get in touch if you need any further information on the property or area!
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely great! Perfect location, pet friendly, the cottage was clean and cosy. Lovely card & gifts left by jan. Will defiantly be staying here again.

Thank danielletaylor26
Scenic676045, VR Owner at Stunning C17th historic stone cottage, only 4 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Danielle! So glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit, look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Jan @ Exclusively Warwickshire x

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We arrived to find a welcome card, a bar of Belgium chocolate each a bottle of fizz and a bag of dog treats. The place was amazing. It was very clean and welcoming. It had everything you needed for a great stay. The garden was...More

Thank I5624SRianb
Management response:Responded 10 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave your lovely review which is very much appreciated! Hoping to see you again some time. Very best wishes Jan, Exclusively Warwickshire

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

My brother and I booked Brassknocker Cottage as a surprise getaway for our parents' ruby wedding anniversary. I can't sing its praises enough - they were blown away by how pretty the cottage is and how high the quality is throughout. You can really tell...More

Thank amyarch95
Management response:Responded 19 June 2018

Thank you Amy for your wonderful review which was so lovely it made us blush! So glad you had an enjoyable stay and really hope to welcome you back again some time. Warm regards, Jan, Exclusively Warwickshire

  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
As you might expect from a bijou 400 year old property, Brassknocker Cottage has plenty of lovely characterful features including slopping ceilings, a dog leg staircase (which...
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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  • Per dog per stay: AU$45 / stay - Fee
  • Booking fee: AU$45 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Brassknocker Cottage offers an excellent base for sight seeing being less than four miles from the tourist mecca of Stratford upon Avon.The Shakespeare properties, Mary Arden's Farm, Anne Hathaway's Cottage and Ragley Hall are nearby. (Please visit the 'Discover' section of the Exclusively Warwickshire website for more information on places to visit) There are also a number of great antique shops and cafes.

The area is blessed with a multitude of fine pubs including The Blue Boar Inn at Temple Grafton (less than five minutes walk from the property), The Bell Inn (named 'Best Dinning Pub in Warwickshire 2016 & 2017) at Welford on Avon (3 miles away) and the quirky riverside pub The Fish at Wixford (3.5 miles) to name but a few!
Getting around
Being rural, there is no public transport in the vicinity of the cottage (the closest BR Stations are in Stratford upon Avon and Wilmcote, both 4 miles from the cottage) so a car is advisable. A list of local taxi firms is included in the cottage's information file. There is plenty of scenic cycling country around the cottage so why not bring a bike?
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: BHX Birmingham Int Airport: 48.0 km
Railway: Wilmcote: 6.0 km
Ferry: Portsmouth: 193.0 km
Brassknocker Cottage is just a few minutes drive from the A46 leading to Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Coventry, Evesham, Cheltenham and beyond.

The cottage is 10 miles (20 minutes drive) from Junction 15 of the M40 motorway, via the A46.

Birmingham International Airport is 25 miles (35 minutes drive) from the property via the M42/M40 motorways

Heathrow Airport is 90 miles (90 minutes drive away) from the property via the M40 motorway
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 136.0 km.
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