Little Marcle Cottages

A selection of cottages set in 10 acres of wooded and landscaped grounds near Ledbury, Herefordshire, together with a well stocked lake and pond providing coarse fishing free to guests.

Peacefully set in rural seclusion, and converted to a high standard, these four holiday cottages are set in 10 acres of wooded and landscaped grounds that have been awarded a Wildlife Action Gold Award by Herefordshire Nature Trust. This is a wildlife haven where visitors are free to roam. A well stocked lake and pond provide coarse fishing free to guests. Hereford, Malvern, Gloucester, Ross-on-Wye, Cheltenham and the ancient Forest of Dean are all within an easy drive. The pretty black and white market town of Ledbury – winner of Britain in Bloom and host to the renowned poetry festival each year – is 3 miles away. Walks from the doorstep. Shops 3 miles, pub serving food 2 miles.

Swallow Barn RV3 Sleeps 10
Named after the swallows that nested here every summer (alternative accommodation now provided!), Swallow Barn is a large barn conversion. Three steps to entrance (level access at rear). Large entrance hall. Spacious living room with open fire. Elegant dining room with large window overlooking courtyard garden. Large well-equipped modern kitchen with A-frame beams and range-master stove, ceramic-tiled floor and French doors to garden. Double bedroom with zip and link beds. Shower room with toilet. First floor: Three pretty beamed double bedrooms; one with zip & link beds, and two with en-suite shower room and toilet. Pretty beamed twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower cubicle and toilet.

Coopers Cottage RB3 Sleeps 8
Fronted by a sundeck for a bird’s eye view of herons, ducks and geese. Ceramic-tiled entrance hall. Spacious beamed lounge with open fire. Large, bright, well-equipped kitchen with ceramic-tiled floor, French doors to garden and door at rear to pond. Double bedroom. Shower room with toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with lakeside view and zip & link beds. Further double bedroom with views over pond, zip & link beds and en-suite shower room with toilet. Pretty twin bedroom. Shower room with toilet.

Church Wall Cottage RGK Sleeps 4
With its own secure south-facing garden and vine-covered shady patio, this detached, single-storey barn conversion is beamed throughout. Spacious, beamed, open-plan living room with wood-burning stove, dining area and modern fitted kitchen. Two pretty bedrooms; one double with en-suite shower room and toilet, and one twin. Bathroom with toilet.

Hopstore RAAL Sleeps 4
The Hopstore was originally a barn attached to the hop kilns (now the owner’s home), where the hops were filled into pockets and stored during the hop-picking season. Living/dining room with inglenook fireplace, French doors and well-equipped kitchen area with tiled floor. Separate toilet. External utility. First floor: Double bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet. Double bedroom (zip & link beds). Bathroom with separate shower cubicle, toilet and Velux window. Most rooms beamed.

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