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Wisteria Cottage, a Traditional 19th Century Self-catering Oxfordshire Cottage

Wisteria Cottage is a traditional 19th century self-catering holiday cottage in Watlington, Oxfordshire, at the foot of the Chilterns, recently renovated to the highest standards.

Cottage Details

  • Superbly presented
  • South facing, sunny, secluded, fully enclosed front garden with seating and BBQ
  • Gas central heating radiators in all rooms
  • Fully equipped designer kitchen: oak worktop, electric appliances & dishwasher
  • Luxury bathroom with Hansgrohe power shower, 1500mm bath, fitted basin, washer dryer, shaver point and vanity mirror
  • Free WiFi and Smart TVs. 32 inch with BT YouView, which includes 4 BT Sports channels in Sitting Room, and 22 inch in bedroom 1
  • Sleeps 3 adults or possibly 2 adults and 2 children but space is restricted. Families welcome. Cot, highchair etc available.
  • One double bed and single trundle bed (additional mattress below)
  • Off road parking available for 2 cars
  • High quality furnishings, fabrics, bed linen and towels
  • Suitable for romantic, executive, visiting friends/family or holiday let


Come through a gate from the car parking area and along a path to the front door.

Front Garden

Mainly laid to grass with flower beds and a large stone patio containing a small table, four matching chairs and BBQ for you to enjoy. Sunny and secluded, the garden is fully enclosed by hedges and fences.

Sitting/Dining Room

Relax in a characterful room with original wooden beams (watch your head!) and traditional wood burning stove. A basket of logs is provided. Wooden Karndean flooring, WiFi hub, 32inch Smart TV/radio with BT YouView channels (includes 4 BT sports channels), DVD player, comfortable sofa and 2 chairs, folding pine dining table and chairs, coffee table. DVDs, books, maps and games are provided for your entertainment.


Enjoy cooking in the fully equipped Shaker style kitchen with solid oak worktop, electric oven, ceramic hob, fridge with small freezer section, dishwasher, microwave, kettle. Door to rear lobby, back door to courtyard and bathroom.


Contemporary and luxurious, this is a lovely place to relax. It features a 1500mm bath with a separate wall mounted high pressure Hansgrohe shower fitting, a small hand basin inset in a glossy white drawer unit which matches the cupboards storing the washer dryer and space above. Radiator and separate electric heated towel rail ensures warmth all year round. Neutral porcelain tiles to walls and floor complete the 21st century look.


A short staircase with a restored handrail leads to two first floor bedrooms.

Bedroom 1

Overlooking the garden, this is a peaceful room with blackout blinds to the country style curtains. Sleep well in the comfortable double bed (1.40m) with Hypnos mattress, bedside cabinets and fully fitted hand crafted wardrobes incorporating a chest of drawers and dressing table. 22 inch Smart TV/radio with Freeview, hairdryer and mirrors.

Bedroom 2

Also featuring a garden view, this room has a single trundle bed with space for a cot, hairdryer, and mirror. When the trundle bed is extended there is very little floor space. Small fitted wardrobe with drawer unit and separate pine bedside unit.


Reputedly England’s smallest town, Watlington has a very long history and offers striking architecture and an interesting selection of independent shops and services.

It is the heartland of the re-introduced Red Kites and many of these large and distinctive birds of prey can be seen flying around.

Watlington is situated 45 miles to the West of London in Oxfordshire, very close to the Chilterns, one of England’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The famous Watlington White Mark can be seen carved out of the chalk on Watlington Hill which is formed from part of the scarp slope rising above the town. It forms a triangle and rumour has it that it was created in 1764 by the local squire who was ashamed that the parish church didn’t have a spire!

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