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Highway Cottage- 'The Annexe'

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
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A little escape to the county, on the boarder of what is a thriving town The Annexe at Highway Cottage is a lovely, well presented property that offers a two story open plan country living feel for modern living. Direct road links: M1 -12.3 miles A1 -7 miles A6- 2.0 miles The space: Based in the village of Harrowden, birth place of John Bunyan, is just on the outskirts of Bedford. The property itself is located down a private road, serving just one other property. It is just moments’ drive away from the A421 and the A600 for superb road links. We are located within walking distance of infamous/famous ‘Airlander’ airship, which is being housed in the Cardington Hangers in the very next village. Ground Floor: The downstairs living space offers a real feel of country living exhibiting ch...A little escape to the county, on the boarder of what is a thriving town The Annexe at Highway Cottage is a lovely, well presented property that offers a two story open plan country living feel for modern living. Direct road links: M1 -12.3 miles A1 -7 miles A6- 2.0 miles The space: Based in the village of Harrowden, birth place of John Bunyan, is just on the outskirts of Bedford. The property itself is located down a private road, serving just one other property. It is just moments’ drive away from the A421 and the A600 for superb road links. We are located within walking distance of infamous/famous ‘Airlander’ airship, which is being housed in the Cardington Hangers in the very next village. Ground Floor: The downstairs living space offers a real feel of country living exhibiting charming beam features throughout which is further complemented with a large brickwork fireplace encompassing a modest cast iron wood burning stove; perfect for those cosy nights in. There is a captivating kitchen area offering a ½ open beam surround for entertaining, yet offering a full modern fitted kitchen and an attached ground floor cloakroom/toilet facility. Throughout the property you’ll find a mixture of wooden effect laminate flooring and tiled flooring; complimented with traditional beams. First Floor: The upstairs of the Annex offers two large bedrooms and third optional bedroom; collectively accommodating to sleep 5 people* (please note that the single room is accessed only through the master bedroom; suitable for a child or elderly relative perhaps?). The main shower room is access through the 3rd Bedroom. *Further arrangements can be made subject to management approval/discretion for an additional charge. Outside and Surroundings: The use of the entirety of the rear of the property is included with the Annexe rental; this comprises the pond courtyard, patio, decking areas and grassland prior the iron gate at the rear of the property. The Annexe offers a securely gated and gravelled entry with allocated parking for the occupants*. The property offers security lighting throughout, with the outside decking area lit just right for a great evening unwinding area. There is access permitted to a small fenced off woodland area at the side of the property - Please note this is for recreational use only. N.B With regards to the rear garden the owner/resident will only be in this area when feeding/catering to the onsite Koi (Carp) in the pond courtyard area, all other times this will have your sole use. Pets are welcome with no restriction on the number, size or type; we only kindly request that if do bring pet/s to considerately notify us at least 24 hours in advance. Furthermore, please ensure they are restrained (i.e. on a lead/Travel case) until they have entered the rear courtyard. The front garden is for sole use only by the owner/resident and the onsite cats and dogs. Please note that we have a no smoking policy inside the property. Particulars: All bed linen, towels and tea towels are supplied. - The downstairs lounge area comprises of a large leather corner sofa, with a dining table able to seat 6, along with a large flat screen TV, DVD’s, and an array of board games and games consoles (PlayStation 3 and Nintendo Wii). This has two double french doors that open out into the private rear court yard/entertaining area. - The kitchen area is very well equipped and has modern appliances including an electric oven, kettle, toaster, fridge, freezer, microwave and high gloss cream units with dark wood effect work-surfaces. Cupboard basics are available including tea, coffee and breakfast cereals etc. - The cloakroom offers a W.C and houses a washing machine, ironing board and iron. - The first floor consists of the bedrooms, a bathroom (equipped with a modern jet shower), and closet storage space. Charges and conditions: - The standard charge is competitively set at £83.00pn and for up to 3 people. If there are more than 3 people in your party then an additional charge is incurred. - A standard £20 Cleaning fee payable upon check out. For all stays over one night. - Animals stay FREE. - We are happy to accept bookings for one and two nights but please note the minimum rate advertised is for three nights and shorter stays will incur a surcharge of £50 for groups of 3 or less and £75 for groups of more than 3. The additional cost will be reflected in the quotation. Check-in is between 16.00 and 21.00 – (earlier/later arrivals by arrangement only) Check out- no later than 11.00am Wi-Fi included. Any damages must be declared and paid for Location: Do not let the close proximity of the A421 put you off, as the property is neatly tucked away on a steep gradient below the slip road and is shielded by large conifers and a woodland area and offers almost complete privacy Distance to key locations/ attractions; o Nearby local centre (Tesco express, Food bar takeaway and a pharmacy) (0.4 Miles) o Kings Arms PMore
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Iron
TV
Parking
Microwave
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Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed for a long weekend with my husband, 3 month old baby, 2 other adults and a dog whilst attending the Woburn triathlon. Emma the hostess was very accommodating throughout the stay even keeping our bike safe the day we checked out so we could...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Summer_sun28
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Says it all really:: flowers for the owner.. Lovely place.. We will be back next year and going back to the Twinwood Festival a few miles away.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank BrianClowes
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Our second visit to this location. Had one week in October and liked it so much returned for fortnight in the summer. The cottage is comfortable and has everything required for a relaxing stay. The enclosed gardens are great for the dogs and a paddling...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank helen_murray65
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The Annexe was clean comfortable and with lots of nice touches making us feel very well looked after. Clean and well stocked with all necessary facilities available. We arrived late afternoon and did not have to worry about basic foods as all provisions were taken...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jaspal C
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent little gem of a place. Nothing to fault at all. Extremely dog friendly which was a relief and made our trip so much easier. Rolo had his own ‘welcome pack’, how fab is that. Everything catered for. Grocery provisions were a lovely touch and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank dawnf2017
About the Owner
Emma L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2017
Interaction with guests
We are 'hands off hosts' so we leave you to get on and enjoy your stay. However, will be available to support any question / queries that you may have.
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