3 Wraggs Row, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Cotswolds
Description of Gable CottageWELCOME TO GABLE COTTAGE
Gable Cottage is a cosy two bedroom period cottage, a few minutes walk from the market square in the historic Cotswold market town of Stow on the Wold
It is a 250 year old two bedroom cottage in historic Grade 2 listed Wraggs Row.
With exposed beams, low ceilings, flagstone floors, and gabled bedroom windows, it is full of original character and charm and has all the comforts and conveniences of modern day living, such as central heating, a modern kitchen with AGA, and a contemporary bathroom.
With 2 double bedooms, Gable Cottage has luxurious accommodation for 4 people. An extra folding bed can be put up in the main bedroom for a 5th person if required.
Just a 3 minute walk to the town square, Gable Cottage is in the ideal place from which to explore the history, the outstanding pubs and restaurants, the antique shops and the quality shopping that Stow has to offer.
Many iconic Cotswold villages such as Bourton on the Water, the Slaughters or Moreton in Marsh are less than 10 minutes drive.
Further afield Stratford upon Avon, Blenheim Palace and Oxford are easily reached. Cheltenham, home of the Cheltenham Gold Cup is only a half an hours drive.
Parking is free on Wraggs Row access road outside the cottage.
Features of Gable Cottage
Local InformationStow on the Wold is the highest town in the Cotswolds, lying on the route of the ancient Roman road, the Fosse Way.
Today the market square boasts many fine pubs, restaurants and cafes. If shopping is your thing, you will find antique shops, art shops, book shops and specialty shops to keep you browsing all day.
There is an M&S shop behind the BP service station nearby. There is a supermarket further up the Fosseway.
There are a few very well regarded Pubs and eating houses in Stow, such as The Porch, and The Bell,as well as in the nearby villages, such as The Wild Rabbit, in Kingham.
Accessibility DetailsThe property is not suitable for wheelchair users.
NotesAsk about nightly rates, minimum 3 nights.
ChangeoverChange over any day
Booking ConditionsRefundable deposit will be returned if cottage is left as you found it
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Location details for Gable Cottage
(All distances and times are approximations)
Getting HereFrom the North, Follow the A429 south from Moreton-in-Marsh to Stow on the Wold. Entering Stow, continue to the 3rd set of traffic lights at the Unicorn Hotel. Cross over the intersection. Wraggs Row is a line of terraced houses on the left separated from the main road by a line of trees. After 150 metres, turn left into Back Walls almost opposite the M&S Service Station and shop and turn left again into Wraggs Row. Gable Cottage (No. 3) is two thirds of the way back up Wraggs Row.From the East
If coming from Chipping Norton on the A436, continue uphill through Stow to the traffic lights at the Unicorn Hotel. Turn left onto the A429. Wraggs Row is a line of terraced houses on the left separated from the main road by a line of trees. After 150 metres, turn left into Back Walls opposite the M&S Service Station and shop and turn left again into Wraggs Row. Gable Cottage (No. 3) is two thirds of the way back up Wraggs Row.
From the South Follow the A429 north from Cirencester/ Bourton-on-the-Water, up the hill through the trees into Stow. If coming from Oxford and Burford on the A424, turn right onto the A429 at the bottom of Stow Hill.At the top the hill, enter Stow. Just opposite the M&S service station and shop turn right into Back Walls. Immediately turn left into Wraggs Row. Wraggs Row is a line of terraced houses separated from the main road by a line of trees. Gable Cottage (No 3)is two thirds of the way up Wraggs Row.ParkingThere is free parking on the road outside the cottage but at busy times all the spaces can be taken.By RailMain line trains from Oxford and London, Paddington stop at Kingham Station (5 miles) and Moreton-in-Marsh (4.5 miles). Prearrange taxis to Stow.By Air
London Heathrow is 73 miles by road and Birmingham International Airport 46 miles.