Meadow grass and wild flowers creep up to the cobbled front step, hills bristling with oak thickets rise up on two sides of the house, and brooks border the others. There is no sign of any other human habitation, not even a tarmac road.’
The same holds true today, some twenty- four years later.
Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a sitting room, kitchen and downstairs loo
Really comfortable very large beds and proper linen
In the kitchen there is an Aga, a Magimix and basic kitchen things like olive oil, salt and our own eggs
Open fires in the kitchen, and sitting room prepared, ready to be lit and extra logs to fuel them
Soap and bubbles in the bathrooms
Some good books and a backgammon board
Basic Sky television, Wi-Fi and an iPod dock
No mobile signal for at least half a mile!
Nearest pub – about 5 minutes by car
Breakfast, lunch and suppers can be unobtrusively delivered to the cottage with ‘idiot’s instructions’ as to how to cook the food. We can also deliver organic chickens and sausages from the next door farm. Our chef is also an award winning cake maker!
The cottage is available for short stays of 3, 4 or 5 nights.
Our fee is £240 per night payable in advance.
Checking in and out is flexible to a point! If other guests are booked in before or after you we would ask that you arrive at the cottage after 3pm, and leave before 11am.
The cottage is not suitable for children under the age of 12.
For enquiries about Lower Brook please contact us at email@example.com.