"The Manor is a truly stunning Grade II listed house in a countryside setting with access to a 6-acre field. A luxurious haven of privacy with 1.5 acres of gardens ponds and an outdoor swimming pool.\nThe house truly offers the unusual The large kitchen breakfast room has the feel of a barn with its glass roof oak beams and log burner. A private staircase leads to a bedroom and bathroom separate from the rest of the house. Walk from the kitchen and through the dining room and you will find both a formal sitting room and a bar area for guests to relax and enjoy a few drinks.\nThe bedrooms all full of uniqueness and charm are set over the top two floors. There are a number of staircases and little secret doors connecting them all together fantastic fun for children to explore and play.\nWhilst staying at The Manor why not enjoy the grounds private chef who will create hearty seasonal menus to tantalise the taste buds and can create bespoke menus for those special celebrations. Let your Zen flow with morning garden Yoga followed by a beauty treatment or two. You can get creative with all the family with a professional art class within the grounds. Cook up a storm like Nigella at an afternoon foodie’s workshop in your barn kitchen. Get shaken and not stirred with a fun cocktail making class for the perfect pre dinner aperitif. As evening draws in take advantage of The Manor Dining experience. The grounds private chef will create hearty seasonal menus to tantalise the taste buds. For those extra special celebrations opt for the bespoke al carte menu to wow your party guests followed by some evening entertainment. Lords and ladies of The Manor don’t forget to strike a pose for the ultimate keepsake instruct the pro photographer to capture all of your special moments.\nWith all this you may never wish to leave the property but if you do then the location is excellent. The River Seven is a 10-15 minute walk from the property whilst the Forest of Dean offers plenty for the adventurous including mountain biking zip wires Go Ape kayaking and horse riding etc. There is an abundance of cycle tracks and valley walks where you may even encounter the native wild board. Alternatively just relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity on this rural retreat."
The Manor: sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. 1 Super king bed, 2 King size Beds, 2 Doubles and 1 twin bed room with a private enclosed garden.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room: Range Cooker, separate electric hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, coffee machine. Table and seating for six. Two sofas in front of the log burner (starter basket of logs)
Stairs lead from the breakfast room to bedroom two
Utility room: washing machine and tumble dryer (please dry dogs off in this room)
Dining Room: table and seating for twelve.
Sitting Room: sofas and chairs, log burner (starter basket of logs)
Snug: large corner sofa, TV with Freeview, log burner (starter basket of logs)
Bedroom one: (sleeps 2) Super-king, log burner, window seating area, en-suite WC (by prior arrangement).
Bedroom two: (sleeps 2) Double bed, egg bath in corner under the glass roof, en-suite WC.
Bathroom one: shower room on a private landing with bedroom one
Please note: bedroom two and bathroom one are above the kitchen with their own private staircase and are away from the other bedrooms.
Bedroom three: (sleeps 2) Two single beds, private WC
Master Bedroom: (sleeps 2) King-size bed, log burner (not in use), stairs to bathroom two and bedroom six
Bedroom four: (sleeps 2) King-size bed, stairs to ensuite/bathroom three
Bedroom six: (sleeps 2), double bed (accessed via bedroom three of bathroom three)
Bathroom two: with walk in shower - a door leads into bedroom six
Bathroom three: with small bath - a door leads into bedroom six
Bathroom four: with bath, WC and basin
Large enclosed gardens to the side and rear of the property with the opportunity for guests to use a 6 acre field. BBQ provided. Llockable overnight storage is available at this property for cyclist and guest need to contact the owner to arrange this. Outdoor heated swimming pool (fenced). Please note: There are ponds and a moat throughout the grounds along with gaps in the hedging.
The front courtyard garden also has a shallow pond so please be mindful with children and dogs.
What you need to know
1 cot and 1 highchair available on request
2 dogs are permitted
The large driveway is shared with a small studio so other cars may be parked on the other side
Accessibility conditions: The property has a number of historic staircases that maynot be suitable for those with reduced mobility
The pool is fenced and is available from the 25th May - 1st October. It is 1 level and 1.45 metres deep
Safety conditions: There are pondsand a heated swimming pool in the grounds, please ensure children are supervised at all times
There will be a stocked honesty bar on arrival for those over the age of 18. There will be a price list for guests to refer too, should you wish to use the bar.
Should you require the bar to be restocked during your stay, please contact the owner directly. They do reserve the right to decline should they wish not to restock.
A security deposit of £300 is required at this property. This will be collected automatically 7 days prior to arrival and refunded (unless a damage claim is received) 7 days after the end of your stay. Please note that your refunded security deposit will take 3-5 days to appear in your account. For your convenience, we’ll take this payment from the last card used to make payment to us. If you would prefer to use a different method of payment, please let us know before the security deposit is due.