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Mary Campbell

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

Stunning cottage nr Stonehenge, Salisbury & Bath - Walled garden and games room

27 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Marlborough Cottage Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, Sleeps 6 + 1

With 3 ensuite bedrooms, and set within a beautiful thatched walled garden and with a fantastic pub 2 mins walk away Enford House Cottage is the perfect place for a relaxing & peaceful break in the english countryside but is also within easy reach of many tourist attractions including Stonehenge, Avebury, Salisbury and Bath

The cottage is an attached wing of the 18th Century, Grade 2 listed manor house (Enford House) and is a home away from home with comfortable beds, good quality bedlinen and towels and a well equipped kitchen as well as WiFi and a games room with Table Tennis, Pool Table and Table Football and a swing and slide in the garden

The property is surrounded by the wall garden which is situated next to the village church and beyond that fields. The village pub, which serves good food, is 2 minutes walk away. The cottage is child friendly - the garden is enclosed by the wall and there is a thatched games room for visitors to use with table tennis and table football and also a swing and slide in the garden and also a football goal. Wifi is available throughout the property.

The garden is completely enclosed and the entrance gate can be shut for those with young children or dogs.

The village of Enford is in the Avon Valley - the village is surrounded by countryside and there are lots of places to walk or bicycle. Stonehenge is an hours walk or 10 min drive.

The village has 2 great local pubs. The Swan, which is 2 minutes' walk, and The Red Lion, in the next door village of East Chisenbury, which is 2 minutes' drive or a 20 minute walk. Both do good food - the Red Lion has a Michelin pub award for its food and is a well known Wiltshire pub which people come a long way to visit. There is no shop in the village itself but there are local shops in neighbouring villages less than 5 minutes drive away, major supermarkets in the local towns and all the supermarkets do delivery to the door. And for those looking for a winter get away the cottage is very warm with central heating throughout, an electric log burner in the sitting room and double glazing so is very cosy!

The cottage is ideally situated for the following places of interest

•Stonehenge (10 mins drive) and Avebury (25 mins drive) Stone Circles (World Heritage sites),

•Salisbury Cathedral, Old Sarum and the Medieval cities of Salisbury & Wilton (25 min drive)

•Historic Market towns of Devizes, Pewsey, and Marlborough (20 min drive)

•Kennet Canal (20 min drive)

•Longleat House, Adventure Playground and Safari Park (40 min drive)

•National Trust village of Lacock (50 min drive)

•Stourhead (50 min drive)

•Bath & Winchester (both 1 hour drive)

•Plus lots of children's activities including family friendly farms, Paultons Park (for Peppa Pig World) and many more - the information booklet in the cottage lists all of these

For more information go to our website www.enfordhouse.co.uk

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Mary Campbell (Owner)
Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

About Mary Campbell

Simon and Mary Campbell, who own Enford House Cottage, live in the main house next door with their children. The picture shows the main part of the house in which they live. The cottage and main house have seperate entrances it feels very seperate although we are attached at the back. There is a trampoline and Swing and slide in the garden which all guests are welcome to use.

Mary Campbell purchased this cottage in 1969

Why Mary Campbell chose Wiltshire

My husbands parents bought the property when he was a baby and he grew up here and inherited it in 2005. His grandmother used to live in the cottage

What makes this cottage unique

With the thatched walled garden and special door in the wall to take you through to the churchyard Enford is a very special place. The cottage has a lovely feeling about it and everyone comments on how comfortable the beds are!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a very happy holiday in this lovely cottage. Coming from belgium we were very excited by the walled garden and lovely old house the cottage is part of. Really well equipped in the cottage and we felt at home very soon. We visited the beautiful countryside and lots of 'old stones'!
Aug 2012
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Reviews

5
based on 27 traveler reviews

Stunning cottage nr Stonehenge, Salisbury & Bath - Walled garden and games room
average rating of 5.0 based on 31 reviews
Charleston, South Carolina
5

A wonderful experience. Well located in the midst of rolling, green hills yet close to everything

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was efficient and comfortable.

Well appointed with quality kitchen equipment and nice linens.

The home owners made us feel right at home and the beautiful grounds and plantings were a lovely plus.

Just behind the back wall a Norman Church from around 960 AD was a special attraction.

We will visit again on our next UK visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Picture Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

As described in the listing, Mary's Enford cottage was magnificent. It was a pleasure to arrive in England and drive to the beautiful countryside destination. The property itself was perfectly suited to our family of two adults and two adult children. Mary is an outstanding host and we highly recommend her home.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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5

Lovely and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

A lovely character cottage set in a lovely village, comfy beds, well equipped kitchen. Friendly owner who left fresh milk and eggs in the fridge for our arrival. Good position to reach many of Wiltshire's sites of interest.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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5

Great weekend, Great Cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage. Had everything we needed and more, including a games room with table tennis table, pool table, table football etc. The owners were very friendly and made sure that we had a comfortable stay. Dog friendly. Excellent location with a lovely pub 2 minutes walk away. Thank you for a great weekend!

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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5

A Perfect Long Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage was the perfect location to celebrate our parents surprise 40th wedding anniversary. Mary, the owner was very helpful and friendly throughout the booking process and during our stay. The cottage is lovely and set in a beautiful village in the Wiltshire countryside. There is a lovely pub (The Swan) which is within 2 mins walking distance and many lovely villages within a short drive. There was a group of 6 of us and 2 dogs and we found the cottage to be very spacious and comfortable. The kitchen is equipt with everything you need to cook a meal including a few larder items and there is a large dining table. On arrival we were given a box of eggs fresh from the chickens in the garden, a bottle of milk and there was a tin of biscuits and tea and coffee which was perfect after a long drive! The lounge is very cosy and perfect for relaxing in after a day of exploring. For all you gadget lovers the tv also had a chromecast so we were able to use this to access our Netflix account/All4 etc. The bedrooms were all a good size and had stunning views of the countryside or the beautiful gardens. It was also very handy to have an ensuite bathroom in each of them. Another bonus was the gamesroom, being massive fans of table football and table tennis this was the icing on the cake! Even though our stay was in January there is a heater in there which enabled us to make full use of it! This is a great location if you are looking to take your dog with you as there is a large walled garden which they are allowed to run in and great walks directly from the cottage. To sum up we loved the cottage and the only thing we found dissapointing was having to leave!! Would definitely recommend if planning a trip to this area of the country!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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Great cottage for a family gathering

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was just as described and suited our family (6 adults) weekend gathering perfectly. It had everything we needed and the games room was a real plus point, even in December. Its well equipped and ideally located for visiting nearby tourist attractions. The Swan pub is also conveniently located just 3 minutes walk away. We thoroughly enjoyed our weekend and will book again in the future.

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Bournemouth or Southampton
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Swan
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Pewsey
Nearest Beach
43 Miles
Christchurch
Car: necessary

Enford is a small village in the Avon Valley which is situated within Salisbury Plain offering lots of opportunities for wonderful walks and bicycle rides but is also centrally located for many places of interest and childrens activities including Stonehenge which is just a 5 minute drive away. There is a pub in the village within very close walking distance which serves good food and many others nearby. Its a wonderful place to relax & unwind. The following places of interest are all within half an hours drive:

Stonehenge (World Heritage site)

Salisbury Cathedral, Old Sarum and medivial cities of Salisbury and Wilton

Avebury Stone Circle (World Heritage site)

Longleat House, Safari Park and Adventure playground

Historic market towns of Pewsey, Devizes, and Marlborough

Kennet Canal.

The following places are within an hours drive:

National Trust vilage of Lacock

Stourhead House and Gardens

Cities of Bath, Winchester and Oxford

Beaches at Bournemouth and Lulworth Cove

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Rates & Availability

Marlborough Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
November & Dec 2016
Nov 4 2016 - Dec 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$195
Fri,Sat
$781
 
 
Pre Christmas week 2016
Dec 20 2016 - Dec 22 2016
2 night minimum stay
$182
$1,034
 
 
Jan/Feb 2017
Jan 9 2017 - Feb 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$195
Fri,Sat,Sun
$781
$2,602
 
 
February Half Term
Feb 10 2017 - Feb 16 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$885
 
 
February/March 2017
Feb 17 2017 - Mar 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$182
From
$208
Fri,Sat
$781
 
 
March 2017
Mar 3 2017 - Mar 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$182
From
$195
Fri,Sat
$904
 
 
April 2017
Mar 31 2017 - Apr 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
$182
From
$195
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,034
 
 
Easter 2017
Apr 12 2017 - Apr 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,158
 
 
April
Apr 21 2017 - Apr 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$195
From
$221
Fri,Sat,Sun
$976
 
 
May bank holiday 2017
Apr 28 2017 - May 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$208
From
$234
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,041
 
 
May
May 5 2017 - May 25 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,041
 
 
may half term 2017
May 26 2017 - Jun 1 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,171
 
 
June 2017
Jun 2 2017 - Jun 29 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,067
 
 
july august 2017
Jun 30 2017 - Aug 31 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,210
 
 
September 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 29 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,067
 
 
October 2017
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$182
From
$195
Fri,Sat,Sun
$904
 
 
october half term
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 26 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$904
 
 
November/early dec
Oct 27 2017 - Dec 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
$182
From
$195
Fri,Sat
$781
 
 
pre christmas week
Dec 15 2017 - Dec 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$195
From
$208
Fri,Sat
$904
 
 
Christmas 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 28 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,236
 
 
New Year 2017
Dec 29 2017 - Jan 5 2018
3 night minimum stay
$208
From
$260
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$182
$1,067
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $13

Our Changeover Days are Friday and Monday mornings. Preferred arrival day is one of these days but we are flexible out of summer season. Please email us at mary@enfordhouse.co.uk if you would like to arrive on a different day

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Marlborough Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib , with ensuite bathroom (with hand held shower)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , with ensuite shower room
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , with ensuite shower room
  • The bed in bedroom 1 can also be split into 2 singles if required A cot and a camp bed can be provided for children
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking

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