"These four superb holiday cottages nestle on the borders of Herefordshire and Worcestershire and are located on a 700-acre estate on the beautiful west side of the Malvern Hills. Netherley Hall Estate is a family-run farm specialising in the breeding of racehorses show ponies cattle and sheep and the surrounding area offers marvellous woodland walks.\n\nThe cottages are within 15 minutes’ drive of Malvern and have panoramic views of the wooded hills and unspoilt countryside the location is ideal for nature enthusiasts with an abundance of wildlife to observe as well as unrivalled birdwatching.\n\nThree of the cottages are detached whilst the fourth one is semi-detached and the English oak timber used to restore their interiors was felled and machined from the extensive woodland on the estate itself. The furnishings and fittings for all the cottages have been supplied by local businesses and during restoration the owners have paid great attention to detail.\nParkers ref RAAP was originally built in 1610 and is a detached listed building lovingly restored to the very highest standard and has several items of antique furniture. Parkers Lodge ref RAAQ is a smaller two-bedroomed detached cottage completed in 2006 and fitted out to a very high standard whilst Brook House ref RAAR is a detached listed building dating from around 1670 and emanates a marvellous ambience. It has landscaped gardens and a terrace with outstanding views overlooking Mathon Brook. The Bothy ref UK12100 is semi-detached and was renovated in 2019. It has a kitchendining room and through the archway there is a comfortable living room with French doors opening out to a beautiful garden area with views over the farmland and farm animals.\n\nAttractions to visit near the cottages include the Malvern Hills Three Counties Showground and Malvern Theatre as well as farm shops gardens gift shops picnic areas and walking trails. Fishing golf and horse riding are also available as well as pick your own fruit in season. Racecourses in the locality include Hereford Worcester Chepstow Ludlow Cheltenham Wolverhampton Warwick and Stratford. Shop 1 mile pub 2 miles."
Parkers Lodge: sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. 1 kingsize, 1 twin. Private parking and garden.
All on the ground floor:
Open plan living space.
Living area: With Freeview TV, CD player, oak floor and patio doors leading to verandah.
Dining area: With oak floor.
Kitchen area: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and tiled floor.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, patio doors leading to verandah and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds, patio doors leading to verandah and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Gas central heating (underfloor in kitchen), electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot available on request. Lawned garden with verandah, garden furniture and BBQ. 700-acre landscaped grounds and natural woodland (shared with other properties on-site). Tennis court and gym (shared with other properties on-site). Horse riding by arrangement. Private parking. No smoking. Please note: There is a brook running through the grounds and 2 steps to the garden.
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There are 2 steps from veranda to lawned area. Travel Cot on request. Dogs only no other pets allowed. Property is located within a working farm environment, and there is a brook running through the grounds and extra care must be taken if you have young children in the party. The upstairs windows do not have restrictors care needs to be taken with children.