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Large Modern 4 Bed Home In Castlethorpe Near Milton Keynes

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

House in Castlethorpe, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England - Lovely Village Location

A lovely modern family home with large open plan living space. Set in a quiet cul de sac next to the village cricket field and tennis courts. Set on the border of Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire, surrounded by lovely villages and close to the Grand Union Canal and refurbished Navigation pub and restaurant, just outside the village. Six miles from The new city of Milton Keynes and a 35 min train into London.

Property Manager
Sue St John-Green
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
May 7, 2017

About Sue St John-Green

We bought the house from new and over the years, as our family grew we expanded the house into a large modern open plan living home.

I love the kitchen, the hub of family life, which is open to the living area.

The large breakfast bar is well used and a gathering and social point.

The large bright airy lounge with it's 4 velux roof windows,

has 2 extremely comfortable reclining sofas, great to relax in at the end of the day or watch TV.

Our home is now our holiday home as we now live in Dubai and visit once a year.

It is always great to get back to the countryside and the greenery and the quiet peaceful and very friendly village location. Within easy reach of the town and also London.

Why Sue St John-Green chose Northamptonshire

When we first moved to the area after living in Thailand we stayed in Castlethorpe on one of the farms for about 6wks and loved the village. When the houses were built we didn't hesitate to move back!

Guestbook comments from the manager

"Perfect home from home!"

"A lovely family house"

"A very pleasant holiday"
Aug 2012
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South Northamptonshire District House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 7 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 1 - shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • En suite to Master bedroom with separate shower and wc, family bathroom with bath and shower over bath and wc downstairs toilet.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bed 1 with King-size bed and en suite shower room, bed 2 with Double bed, bed 3 with small Double bed and Bed 4 large single bedroom. Cot and highchair available on request.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Notes on accommodation: Unlimited high speed broadband (wifi) No Pets allowed Outside: A lovely quiet and private garden, with table and chairs. Also large, 2 storey play house with children's arm chairs and Toys. Utility Room: Fridge/freezer, washing machine, Tumble dryer,utility sink, ironing board and iron, Microwave, vacuum cleaner, clothes dryer etc. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels included and changed weekly, property cleaned weekly. Other: Dining room has extending large table, oak flooring throughout. Large entrance hall with walk in cloakroom and large storage area.


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Large Modern 4 Bed Home In Castlethorpe Near Milton Keynes
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews

Great place to stay !

  • 5 of 5

We spent 10 days in the location with 2 adults and 3 children. Everybody was happy from the time entering the house until leaving with a tear in our eyes.

The house is fully equipped with everything you need. Everything is clean and in good shape. There was absolutely nothing to complain about. Contact to the owner and local manager is uncomplicated.

We used this house as the basis for our visits to London (easy by Train from Wolverton), Oxford, Cambridge and other smaller spots in the vicinity.

Thanks a lot to Sue and Lianne for their support.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very spacious and well equipped house- wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay over Christmas and after the birth of our baby. The house is large and has everything you need and has very good energy. The manager/ caretaker lives very close and is helpful. A great place for entertaining or relaxing. Would highly recommend and stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, you are welcome back anytime Sue
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Holiday home in Buckinghamshire

  • 5 of 5

Very well presented house - very well equipped, clean and comfortable.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Thrupp Close

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this property while we waited for our new house to complete. The house was beautiful, very, high standard it really was a home from home. A great garden with children's toys and a big, playhouse. The house inside was immaculate and had everything from a high chair to a coffee maker. Very easy to sort everything out with Sue the owner who was very, helpful. Would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Rachel, glad you had a good stay
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Perfect home from home!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property for a period of almost 2 months due to a delayed house move into the village. It was ideal for our situation, spacious, modern, immaculate, well maintained, a very welcome relief to our stressful move. The weekly cleaning service was a godsend and made our stay very easy. For our family of four it was fantastically well equipped and even with all our belongings in storage there wasn’t anything that it didn't have or provided for a length of stay that long, incl, Sky TV, internet and wifi. The garden was perfect for our young children, safe and enclosed with garden toys and playhouse available and the kitchen was fully equipped for all our family cooking requirements too.

The owners were incredibly quick to respond to any queries we had, especially as we needed to extend our stay whilst we were there and the lady who looks after the house was friendly, helpful and brilliant with any questions we had about the property – we would definitely recommend this property to others!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Jenny for your kind words. Glad we could make your stay comfortable. I hope you are now settled in your new home. Sue x
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A lovely family house

  • 5 of 5

Conveniently located and spacious enough to have friends and family, we particularly enjoy coming to stay in this comfortable house with all mod cons available.

We have already used the house twice and hope to visit again in the future

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, you are more than welcome back anytime Sue
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By car 30 mins from Luton Airport and 1hr from London Heathrow and Birmingham.

Car recommended 6 miles from Milton Keynes Station (35min Train to London)

Approx 3 miles to Wolverton station.


Rates & Availability

South Northamptonshire District House Rental Rates

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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $779.83

Booking Notes:
Check availability by email Booking secured with £600 (by bank transfer) deposit which is retained until the end of your stay, providing there is no damage and the property is left clean and tidy, as found. Full payment by bank transfer 8 weeks prior to stay. Discounts for bookings of 4 wks duration and longer please contact direct by email as automated quotes are often wrong!

Changeover Day:
Flexible. Depart by 10am arrive after 3pm.

Notes on prices:
Discounts available for bookings for 4wks or more.

security deposit to hold booking and full payment 8wks prior

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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