Drakes Den

Winchester, Hampshire
  • 6
  • 3
  • Pet Friendly

With the River Itchen metres away, you can relax in tranquillity and enjoy a relaxing stroll into the historic city of Winchester, which is also only a 10 minute drive away.

  • Independent bedroom with shower and own access
  • Close to mainline station and 4 minute train ride to Winchester
  • Great for Winchester holiday lets

About Drakes Den

Drakes Den is the perfect cottage for anyone who is looking for some peace and quiet or to experience the glorious city of Winchester, accessible by foot (45 mins) or a short 5 minute train or bus away. With Shawford village only 500m away, you can enjoy a pleasant walk into the village or jump on a train at Shawford station to explore the surrounding area and London. As London is an hour by train enjoy other local attractions which include Marwell Zoo, Peppa Pig World, South Coast, Portsmouth and New Forest.

Situated just in front of the owner's house, this charming cottage has been updated to transform this property into a luxury holiday home. On the ground floor there is a lovely open plan area featuring a modern kitchen, dining area and living room with roaring log burner; ideal for putting your feet up in front of and getting cosy after a busy day exploring.

There is a king sized bedroom situated on the ground floor with an en suite bathroom (ideal for those wanting some independence) and a further two spacious bedrooms upstairs with another superb bathroom. This cottage allows guests to have space but also offers a warm and homely feel with its contemporary theme throughout. This quintessentially English Cottage is perfect for both couples or families needing a break from reality for a short while or longer term accommodation to base yourself near Winchester.


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"Lovely cottage in an excellent location. Would highly recommend. Lovely modern cottage. Perfect for relaxing with friends. Location excellent for walks along the river, visiting Winchester."

May 2018

What makes this area
So special...

The Bugle pub in Twyford is a stroll across the meadows, where the Gastro menu is well renowned. Take a train into Winchester and explore the city with ease. If you enjoy a round of golf, you are spoilt for choice as there are many fantastic golf clubs around to choose from.

Property details

Drakes Den


Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. 2 bathrooms (of which 1 is en suite)

Bed Numbers:
King size x 2
Single 2

2 parking spaces available
Garden area with terrace

Ground Floor

Sitting room with TV (Freeview) and log burner
Dining area with large table for up to 6 people
Kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine and microwave, electric hob and oven

Ground Floor

Bedroom 1 (sleeps 2), king size bed with an en suite bathroom and separate access to outside. Small fridge and TV.

First Floor

Bedroom 1 (sleeps 2), king size double bed
Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2), 2 single beds
Bathroom with shower over and bath


Terrace with table and chairs


Central heating

What you need to know

1 cot and 1 highchair available.
Other baby/children equipment available upon request.

2 car parking spaces.

Hens or stags not accepted.

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