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Cottage In Great Central Village Location. Country Walks Available.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Cottage in Badby, Northamptonshire, England - Within Easy Reach Of Siverstone, Stratford Upon Avon, Althorp, Bicester Village & Warwick Castle

Our brand new eco cottage is built in the heart of the lovely village of Badby. Built to a very high standard it uses natural material finishes where possible. It has two bedrooms with flexible sleeping layout (twin or super king to master bedroom), two bathrooms, comfortable lounge, fully fitted kitchen and sofa bed. The property benefits from the very latest heating technologies featuring a Hanson Formpave Themopave ground source heat system,plus solar powered hot water and underfloor heating throughout. Just a short stroll to two great country pubs which serve real ales and home cooked food.

There is off road parking in the private courtyard plus additional parking in the extremely quiet cul-de-sac outside the cottage.

More Details

Valerie Harrison
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
May 20, 2017

About Valerie Harrison

Hi I am Val Harrison. I have lived in this lovely village for 15 years and cannot praise the location enough.I have just completed the development of this brand new property and wanted to share it with others. I have worked at the village school for 10 yrs and have now changed my career and have set up my own dog walking business. I live very close to the cottage so I can be at your service if needed

Why Valerie Harrison chose Northamptonshire

The village is both quiet and has an amazing central location which is within easy reach of all of the towns listed above. Both the village pubs offer a welcoming atmosphere with great food and real ales.

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage offers the benefits of a picturesque cottage with it's stone walls,slate roof and wooden picture windows but with the bonus of modern, highly efficient Eco living space inside. In addition to the latest technology in Ground source heat systems and solar hot water heating, there are Oak doors throughout, solid Oak floors to the hall and living areas. Natural Travertine tiles to the bathrooms and top quality fittings including the kitchen.


Daventry Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • Main bathroom features bath,wc,wash hand basin,heated towel rail and Travertine tiling. En-suite bathroom to master bedroom features wc,wash hand basin,shower cubicle,heated towel rail and Travertine tiling. Toiletries included in bathrooms.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom with either two twin or Super King beds. two bedside tables.Large walk in wardrobe/dressing room with full length mirror and storage space. Single bedroom with bedside table,wardrobe,and full length mirror. Double sofa bed to lounge.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: Internet access is available and included. Iron board and iron are included as is a hairdryer. There are a selection of books to read plus playing cards and board games for those quieter days or evenings. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed linen are included and will be changed as required. Other: The entrance hall has coat hooks and also feature solid Oak flooring. Outside is a lockable storage box for muddy boots. There is one allocated parking space to the rear plus additional parking available to the front of the cottage.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Cottage In Great Central Village Location. Country Walks Available.
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

Lovely Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 2 adults and 3 children had a brilliant Easter. The house was perfect and was very well appointed. I would thoroughly recommend.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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All perfect! All clean! All charming! All wonderful!

  • 5 of 5


  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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New clean cosy!

  • 5 of 5

The little stuff makes all the difference.!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Perfect Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Upper Bray Cottage over the New Year. The Cottage was very spacious and fully equipped. Designed and decorated to a high standard. We ate in for most of our stay, the Kitchen had all the equipment required. The bed was very comfortable and there was a large dressing area to store clothes, suitcase etc. The power shower was superb. Everything about the Cottage was perfect. It made our stay very relaxing. Val the owner was on hand if anything was needed. There's a lovely pub down the road. It was a great stay and made our new year perfect. We will definitely be going back to stay again, already planning our next booking.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Beautiful cottage in a lovely rural setting

  • 5 of 5

We were a party of 3 adults and a 7 month old baby. The accommodation was easy to find and beautifully laid out and well presented. The master bedroom wing was particularly lovely and very spacious with a walk in wardrobe. We attended a wedding at Dodford Manor which being only a 10 minute drive away meant the cottage was conveniently located. We spent two nights here but could have happily spent more. There was a high chair and travel cot available for us to use which was important. We were sad to leave the property and I cannot recommend it enough. A lovely stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Lovely cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

Stayed with kids for a long weekend as a birthday treat.

Property is very homely & decorated well. Very clean & with all the mod cons.

Nice distance for Warwick castle, Oxford & Coventry.

Kids loved it!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Nearest Airport
29.5 Miles
Birmingham Airport
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Windmill Inn
Nearest Golf
2.9 Miles
Staverton park
Nearest Train
18.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
23.8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres

Special interest holidays:

There are numerous walk in the area including the Knightley Way which runs through the village and the adjacent Badby Woods.

The woods are famous for their Bluebells in spring and are home to numerous species of wildlife. These include Muntjac Deer and Badgers.

Silverstone race circuit is just 18 miles away and is accessible through local country lanes to avoid much of the traffic that is a an unfortunate part of major events there.

Althorp House, the family home of Princess Diana is 12 miles from us.

Sratford Upon Avon with it's many attractions is only 26 miles away, whilst Warwick castle is just 20 miles.

Bicester Village, the now famous Designer Outlet shopping experience is 31 miles away and is easily accessed via the M40 motorway.

We are centrally located and only 15 minutes from the M1 and 20 minutes from the M40 motorways.


Birmingham airport 33 miles.

Luton airport 50 Miles.

East Midlands airport 56 miles.

The use of a car is recommended if you wish to discover the areas outside of the village.


Daventry 5 miles... Althorp 12 miles...Rugby 13 miles...Northampton 14 miles...Towcester Racecourse 14 miles...Banbury 15 miles...Silverstone Circuit 18 miles... Leamington Spa 18 miles...Warwick Castle 20 miles...Stratford upon Avon 26 miles...Milton Keynes 27 miles...Bicester Village 31 miles... Oxford 41 miles...Leicester 41 miles...Birmingham 43 miles...London 78 miles.

Further Details:

There are two great pubs just a short stroll from the cottage offering home cooked food and real ales.

The surrounding villages and towns listed above have numerous shopping and dining experiences available.


Rates & Availability

Daventry Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
British GP
Jul 6 2017 - Jul 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jul 17 2017 - Sep 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
Dec 15 2018 - Jan 1 2019
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $129.36

Booking Notes:
Confirmation of booking is finalised upon receipt of our completed booking form. A deposit of £120 per week or £50 for part week is payable in advance with the booking form. The full balance is required 4 weeks before arrival unless the booking is less that a month before,in this case full payment will be required.
A credit or debit card will be required as security in the event of breakages.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible. Arrival after 2pm. Departure by 11 am on final day.
Long term rental rates by negotiation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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