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1 Ferryside Cottages

In the quaint riverside town of Newnham in Gloucestershire lies this wonderful retreat, a semi-detached house boasting a stylish interior and excellent outdoor spaces. 1 Ferryside Cottages is a perfect pick for a family of five, or a group of friends, with the area lending itself especially to cyclists, for a blissful break overlooking the Severn estuary. Head up the two steps and up the path to your own private courtyard, entering the property through the compact but amply-equipped kitchen, which boasts an electric oven and hob for cooking up some delicious feasts, with a dishwasher as well to take care of the clean up! Next door the dining room holds a table and chairs with touches of bright yellow, this room can host meals, board games and discussions over what your holiday will bring next. The sitting room is where you'll want to be found after a busy day, with a vibrant theme it holds a sumptuous yellow sofa and two red armchairs waiting for you to wind down, flick on the electric flame-effect fire within the red-brick fireplace, and put the TV on for some evening entertainment. Art hangs on the painted green wall and French doors flood in the light from the courtyard, in summer step out with a morning coffee and begin your day with some fresh air. Make use of the excellent private garden which is accessed via a communal path and up an incline to an enclosed space with a lawn perfect for letting the the dog run around, furniture and a barbecue area so you can enjoy long summer nights with tasty food and fabulous company. Back inside, the final room of the ground floor is the bathroom, tucked away via the kitchen it holds a shower over a bath, so whether you need a quick shower or a relaxing soak, it's got you covered. Head upstairs to the first floor to find the beautiful bedrooms, all carefully decorated, with a single bedroom holding a dainty iron bed frame alongside an antique-style wardrobe echoing classic beauty from the past. Next is the double bedroom and then the king-size bedroom, boasting an ornate dressing table and mirror, pretty feature wallpaper and tranquil colour scheme, you'll have no trouble winding down in here. Newnham is a perfect base from which to explore the Forest of Dean with an array of activities on offer, from taking a ride on the Dean Forest Railway over the 4.5 mile line taking in all the beautiful woodland and countryside, with stations along the way to stop at and explore the local areas, delight in woodland walks, or pop into a local pub for a hearty pub lunch. Walk the Severn Way which is the longest riverside walk in the UK, to enjoy viewing the Severn Bore and watching the amazing surge of water head upstream. Find the city of Gloucester bursting with more choice of restaurants, pubs and shops as well as a cinema and museum. 1 Ferryside Cottages is a perfect spot to enjoy a Gloucestershire holiday with your loved ones.

Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double, 1 x single. Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. External utility. Dining room. Sitting room with electric woodburning-effect fire.

Amenities for Rental

Gas central heating with electric fire Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge, fridge/freezer, washing machine, microwave, Smart TV, WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Highchair, travel cot and stair gate available on request Roadside parking Courtyard with seating and communal path leading to private raised garden with lawn, furniture and barbecue One or two small well-behaved dogs welcome Sorry, no smoking Shop within 0.2 miles, pub within 0.1 mile Note: The dogs must not be allowed upstairs or on beds.

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1 Ferryside Cottages
Forest of Dean
GL14 1AR

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended


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Limit On Dog Size

No Limit

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