Accommodation The Dovecote Sleeps 2 | 1 Bedroom

Set in a sleepy hamlet of Thrupp, The Dovecote is the ideal romantic retreat for two.This pretty little detached property is situated in the grounds of a manor house and lies adjacent to the 18th Century Oxford Canal, offering cosy and peaceful accommodation situated in a historic hamlet. Thrupp offers many relaxing walks along the canal towpath, or along the banks of the river Cherwell, which hosts an abundant of wildlife.The property makes an ideal holiday base to visit the famous Oxford colleges or the historic market town of Woodstock home to Blenheim Palace. Or explore the Cotswolds and Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon. Shops 2 miles, pubs ¼ mile.

Key Details

    Sleeps 2

    1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom


    Cosy dining room & kitchen area

    Shower room and toilet

    Double bedroom & TV seating area

    Canal-side Courtyard

    Access to Tennis Court. Heated Pool and Cafe's at sister farm of Worton Park.

Premium Extras

    Exploring Thrupp

    The Dovecote offers a beautiful canal side location with two local public houses. The Boat Inn and The Jolly Boatman A4260, and Annie's Tea Room is a quaint spot for afternoon tea with a selection of homemade cakes and pastries. There are many walks to be enjoyed nearby, take a leisurely stroll through our managed woodland, or along the banks of the River Cherwell, which is abundant with wildlife and birds, or take the weight of your feet and hire a canoe from the boathouse instead.

    A short walk or along the towpath or a short drive leads to the village of Kidlington, recognised as the largest village in England, has several supermarkets, post office, banks, chemists and various pubs and cafes. There is a regular bus service to Oxford from Kidlington along with a nearby Park and Ride service. There is a bus stop available on the main road, approximately 15 minutes’ walk from the cottage.

    Or take a short drive to Worton Park OX29 4SU, 5 miles away, we offer all our guests the use of the shared tennis court and outdoor seasonal swimming pool.

    Annie's Tea Room

    The Boat Inn

    The Jolly Boatman

    Thrupp Canoe & Kayak Hire

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