Skylark Cottage is a period Cotswold stone cottage situated on the edge of the charming village of Blockley. In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty it is perfect for walks, bird watching and relaxation. It is a wonderful base from which to explore and enjoy the peace and beauty of the Cotswolds with excellent walks from the cottage front door!
Skylark Cottage was originally a silk-workers cottage. Lovingly restored, this peaceful rural retreat has oak beams and exposed stone. The cottage sleeps 2 to 4 guests in one double and one twin bedroom. Awarded a 4 star English Tourist Council rating, Skylark Cottage is also one of Alastair Sawday’s ‘Special Escapes’
On three levels (with steep stairs) and has a fully fitted kitchen with electric oven, gas hob, microwave and dining table and chairs. As well as the central heating the living room has a gas ’log burning’ stove, comfortable sofas, magazines and a TV/DVD with a collection of DVDs. Skylark Cottage also has WiFi. French doors open out to the patio with table and chairs and the garden with wonderful views of the surrounding countryside, the perfect place to enjoy breakfast or an evening drink.
The cottage bedrooms are furnished with antique pine. There are comfortable beds with crisp bed linen and towels. Both bedrooms also enjoy stunning views.
Each room in the cottage has a view. The living room, at garden level, has French doors opening onto the delightful cottage garden with panoramic views to the hills in the distance and where skylarks can sometimes be seen in the fields. The cottage also overlooks the Northwick Park Estate.
We hope to make your stay at Skylark Cottage as comfortable as possible. When you arrive the beds will be made, towels ready, heating on, and a welcome tea tray laid out in the kitchen. We can also arrange for an award winning Riverford Farm Organic Vegetable Box to be waiting for you (Deliveries on Fridays).