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Overview of Yew Tree Cottage

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7 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Fireplace
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob

Yew Tree Cottage

3.5 out of 5

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGullivers Land7 min drive
    Popular LocationXscape9 min drive
    Popular LocationMilton Keynes Theatre10 min drive
    AirportLondon (LTN-Luton)30 min drive

Space details

7 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 12
    4 Queen Beds and 4 Single Beds

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Yew Tree Cottage

3.5-star Cottage with kitchen and fireplace
Yew Tree Cottage is a stunning seven bedroom cottage.Our beautiful thatched cottage is over 300 years old, it has a wealth of character and many original features which make it such a charming place to stay The cottage has been sympathetically maintained and updated to retain many original features. The cottage includes a wonderful country style kitchen complete with large range oven and an abundance of storage space. A handy down stairs cloakroom lies off the kitchen and a secret stair case leads directly from the kitchen to one of the bedrooms Leading from the kitchen is a cosy television lounge and from here you walk through to the 'real fire' lounge which beg to be lit and a good book enjoyed in front of it. Open the little wooden door (minding your head) and enter the first floor where you will find 5 good sized bedrooms, all unique and tastefully decorated. Beautiful beams run throughout the cottage giving it a really cosy and fun feel Venture to the second floor and you will find two attic bedrooms that the children will love to explore! There are side and rear gardens, held within the rear garden is a children's play area including slides and a swings. A gravel driveway and a large garage mean there is ample safe parking available There is wireless Internet throughout the property as well as Sky television. "This is a beautiful cottage with so much character. Everything that we needed was provided, going over and above what we expected. The kids loved playing both around the house and in the garden" David, St Albans. September 2013 Contact us today with any questions you may have bookings@yewtreecottage.biz Birds eye map Situation :The village of Moulsoe has easy access to the extensive shopping and leisure facilities of Central Milton Keynes and to all local amenities in Newport Pagnell. There are excellent road links to the M1 and to Rail travel in Milton Keynes About the Name Yew TreeYew Tree Cottage takes its name from the large Yew Tree located at the front of the Cottage. We were interested to find out a little more about the Yew Tree and wanted to share with you: Gaelic Name : Idho Latin Name : Taxus baccata Linnaeus Medicinal Benefits : The leaves of a yew tree are now used to produce a drug which inhibits cancer cell growth permanently, called taxol yew-003 Place of Origin : Britain to Northern Iran, widely cultivated in North AmericaHistory : The oldest know wooden implement is a spear made of yew wood, it dates back 50, 000 years Archaeological excavations have found yew bows and knives in Swiss lake dwellings from 10,000 years ago. Historically, yew bows were the weapon of choice for both hunting and warfare throughout most of Europe until the invention of firearms. Due to its hardness, it was used for shuttles, cogs, axle-trees, and pulley-pins. The colourful wood (red heartwood, white sapwood) was used to veneer furniture, to make lute bodies, bowls, tankards, combs, tool handles, pegs, and various art objects. It was used in many ways by various religions, and certain yew objects such as drinking-cups are still regarded as having a certain spiritual potency. Yew forests were once common in France and Germany. The wood of the English Yew was used for bows by Celtic and Teutonic warriors, a practice which eventually led to the demise of the great Yew forests of Western Europe. In Teutonic areas the Yew had important symbolic significance. A judge's staff was made of its wood and Yew was planted in graveyards as a fo
This cottage offers 11 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature fireplaces and washers/dryers. Accommodation at this 3.5-star cottage has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and dishwashers. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath.

This Newport Pagnell cottage provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with digital channels.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking options include a garage

Family friendly

  • High chair

Kitchen

  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster

Bedrooms

  • 7 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 3 bathrooms
  • Shared bathroom
  • Combined shower/bath
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace

Outdoor areas

  • Garden

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer

Comfort

  • Heating

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • No lifts
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

General

  • 11 rooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Access via exterior cooridors

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

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About this area

Newport Pagnell

This cottage is located in Newport Pagnell. Xscape and Milton Keynes Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Bletchley Park and Woburn Abbey. Gullivers Land and Woburn Safari Park are not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gullivers Land - 7 min drive
  • Xscape - 9 min drive
  • Milton Keynes Theatre - 10 min drive
  • Central Milton Keynes Shopping Centre - 10 min drive
  • MK1 Shopping and Leisure Park - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Bow Brickhill Station - 7 min drive
  • London (LTN-Luton) - 29 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Swan Inn - 5 min drive
  • The Barge Inn - 5 min drive
  • Giraffe - 5 min drive
  • The Magic Wok - 5 min drive
  • Monty's Tandoori Takeaway - 5 min drive

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