Garden Cottage Alresford

Abbotstone, Hampshire
  • 2
  • 1
  • Pet Friendly

A renovated chic barn on a rural estate. Take a blissful stroll through the rolling fields or enjoy the hustle and bustle of Winchester, just a short drive away.

  • Ideal for couples for a romantic retreat
  • Country views
  • Alresford watercress line steam railway a 10 minute drive

About Garden Cottage Alresford

This renovated barn full of charm and character is adjacent to the estate manor house, equipped with quality fittings and furniture. A guaranteed relaxing stay at Garden Cottage near Winchester makes for an enjoyable retreat.

Step through the front door into the kitchen with everything you could need to make a tasty evening meal. Enter into a spacious open plan living/dining area with a gorgeous combination of antique furniture and contemporary artwork.

The high ceilings and wooden beams are a unique feature, creating a spacious and open feel to the cottage. There's a steep flight of stairs to the galleried bedroom with a luxurious bed, fitted with crisp white linen to sink into after your adventures from the day. Why not enjoy a soothing soak in the roll top bath after a long day's walking? Or take full advantage of the serene surroundings and enjoy a tipple of your choice on the lawned garden area.

With Alresford just 2 ½ miles away, take a visit to this Georgian town voted Country Life's 'Favourite Market Town' in the South East. With its delightful tea rooms and independent shops, you will be able to take in the local attractions, including The Millennium Walk and Old Alresford Pond. On the third Sunday of May each year, this beautiful market town becomes the site of a huge street festival. Over 80 stalls showcase the very best local food and drink producers. Others sell arts, crafts, jewellery and clothing, items for house, garden and much else besides.


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"Third stay in this wonderful little cottage - loved it again! Thanks for the brownies x"

Cath & Kev, Reading

"Stunning, immaculate cottage - impeccable taste! Lovely location - just what we wanted. A real escape from London! Thanks for the brownies."

Richie & Vanessa

"Really nice and comfortable place to stay. We both had a lovely relaxing stay in a beautiful location. Thanks very much for having us. Will highly recommend this lovely place."

Jon & Mel, Kent

"Lovely & homely cottage, beautifully decorated. Enjoyed our mini break. Thanks for the milk & brownies!"

Chino & Natisha

"Great little cottage. Perfect for short break in the country. Managed to find a great pub in town called Horse and Groom, highly recommended."

Danny & Jessica

"Lovely stop for us after 2 weeks travel in Europe. Enjoyed the comforts and beautiful fields."

Nola, Norm & Rily

"Beautiful cosy cottage. We loved the way Garden Cottage is decorated and it's very well equipped. We've had a wonderful weekend, loved Winchester Christmas market and Alresford - we'd love to return."

Helen & Jess

"Tastefully decorated and super comfortable bed. May return with our dog!"


"A lovely place to come back to after a day working at Humbly Grove Energy. Quiet and very well equipped with everything I could ever need. Thank you very much. Will look to see if available if I come to work here again."

Chris, Fairview

"Had a lovely weekend away in a beautiful little property. There is a great dog walk into Alresford and we would highly recommend the Wool Pack Inn. Thank you"

James, Harriet and Monty the dog

"Nice relaxing break away for my brother and I. Bobby the dog had a wonderful time at Tall Trees and we all looked forward to a cup of tea and brownies when we got back. Super thanks x"

Natalie & Michael and Bobby the dog

"A truly lovely place to come back too after 2 long days working in the local area! Thank you"


"Had a lovely and relaxing time in the gorgeous cottage! Thank you so much, we very much enjoyed the eggs and brownies. Will defo come back xxx"

Helen & Ben

"A place to be! We really enjoyed the silence and the lovely cottage. Yaro has never slept soooo long before. Thank you for this wonderful place!"


"Such a lovely, relaxing stay in your gorgeous cottage! Very sad to be leaving. Thank you for the eggs & brownies - yum! We visited the Bombay Sapphire Distillery which was absolutely brilliant! V. much hope to be back! x"

Jennie & Sam, Cardiff

"Second stay, just as delightful as the first. So relaxing, quiet and comfortable. Super eggs!!"

Carol & Andrew

"Beautiful cottage, so relaxing. Great time - thank you for the lovely brownies and eggs."

Chris & Mark, Leicester

What makes this area
So special...

A short drive away is Alresford known as the UK's capital for watercress farming. Visit Tiffin Tea rooms, an awarding winning family run establishment; where you can enjoy cream teas and light lunches in a pretty courtyard. Or climb aboard The Watercress Line steam railway, let off some steam as you travel 10 miles through the rolling Hampshire countryside.

Property details

Garden Cottage Alresford                                            


Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom (1 double bed) and 1 bathroom
Parking - Driveway for 1 car
Garden area is enclosed

Ground Floor

Entrance into the kitchen with dishwasher, microwave and washing machine.
Open plan sitting room with freeview TV and DVD. Dining area with table for up to 4 guests.
Bathroom with a roll top bath and shower over the bath.


Master Bedroom (sleeps 2) king size bed. Note there are steep paddle and open tread steps to the mezzanine area.


Enclosed lawned garden with table and chairs for 4. Parking for 2 cars.


Central heating and underground floor heating on the ground floor.

What you need to know

Cot and highchair available

1 small dog permitted - a charge of £25 will need to be paid to the owner on arrival.

2 private car parking space

The property has a steep paddle staircase to the bedroom making the property not suitable for young children.

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