The 'Posh' factor in the Cotswolds

‘Posh Spice’, Victoria Beckham has recently been spotted buying up the latest Beckham family home in the Cotswolds, a barn conversion just outside Chipping Norton. The barn-style property, rumoured to have cost around £5m, is a modern yet rustic rural large family home for Britain’s first celebrity family.

Oxfordshire’s picturesque towns and villages such as Chipping Norton and neighbouring Chipping Campden have fast become the most popular UK’s chic, rustic holiday destinations; with their pubs and rural landscapes attracting those looking for a relaxing yet effortlessly stylish weekend escape.

The Cotswolds and surrounding areas have attracted a number of celebrities over the years, seeking to escape city living, and immerse themselves in rural life. The Beckhams’ neighbours will include Jeremy Clarkson, Kate Moss, Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall.

Here are some of Mulberry Cottages’ best properties in the Cotswolds so you can live like a celebrity:

Valley Manor in Slad, Gloucestershire, is a beautiful, 5 bedroomed country house that sleeps 10 people. Perfect for larger family gatherings, it has outstanding views of the Slad valley and is stylishly decorated throughout.  

The Grain Store located in Chipping Norton, is one of six cottages which form part of an exquisite eco-friendly barn conversion. The Grain Store sleeps up to 8 guests in four large double rooms. The pet friendly property is just a short walk from the exclusive Soho Farmhouse, and is a hot spot for celebrities, set in 100 acres of Oxfordshire countryside. Other cottages forming this ‘cluster’ of typically Cotswold accommodation include The Tractor Shed, Tew Cottage and The Dairy.

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