The Wilde is an authentic country home, yet set within the heart of the small Cotswold market town of Lechlade on Thames with all the amenities that you could ever need within a short walking distance. Wellingtons by the porch, an open fire, copies of Country Life.
The property has Tudor and Elizabethan origins and is believed to have been built as a residence for the Canon of Gloucester.
An arched stone entrance with oak double doors leads through to the porch with an inner door which opens into the flagstoned hallway.
Leading off the hallway you have a door through to an impressive sitting room with exposed beams and splendid Tudor fireplace. Oozing character this room is delightfully furnished with Velvet chairs and sofas and is super comfortable. A delightful room to spend an evening by the fire post supper.
The second stone arch (believed to have been part of the original Manor House) opens through to the vaulted kitchen/dining/family room offering an open plan seating, dining and kitchen area.
Double french doors lead out onto a beautiful protected courtyard with table and seating. But wait... just to the left is an entranceway to... The Secret Garden...
On the 1st Floor there are two well proportioned bedrooms, both of which are characterful with exposed beams, and a family bathroom with shower attachment on the same floor. There is a further shower room on the ground floor. Off the spacious landing there are stairs that lead up to the 2nd Floor where another king size bedroom and cosy single room can be found.
The Wilde is an authentic country home. Wellingtons by the porch, copies of Country Life, cosy fires, and beautiful gardens yet all of this is situated within the beautiful market town, on the banks of the River Thames, itself. Restaurants, Grocery stores, tea shops, a fabulous coffee shop, a local butcher, a fabulous wine shop and lots of quaint antique centres are on one's doorstep.
We like to think you will treat The Wilde as your home from home in the beautiful Cotswolds. You will be free to use all rooms in the house, and the garden as if the house was your own.
Lechlade on Thames is perfectly situated on the border of Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire, on the banks of the River Thames. It is the ideal location from which to explore the beautiful Cotswolds. Burford, Cirencester, Cheltenham, Oxford & Bath are all within easy reach as are the many honey-coloured villages which give the area such a worldwide acclaim.
On-street parking is available immediately outside The Wilde.
Well behaved, house-trained dogs are welcome.
We would like to think you will treat The Wilde as your home from home in the beautiful Cotswolds. You will be free to use all rooms in the house, and the courtyard and walled gardens.
I or my housekeeper will be there to meet you upon checking in or alternatively we can arrange for a key to be left within a secure lock box for self check-in. Throughout your stay I will be available by phone or email, or my housekeeper will pop in to deal with any queries you may have. My aim is to allow you to enjoy the property without interference, but be on hand should you require any assistance.y Life magazine, and beautiful gardens yet all of this is situated within the beautiful market town, on the banks of the River Thames, itself, with every amenity only moments from one's doorstep.