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Gassons View

Filkins

Sleeps 6-8
Sleeps 6-8
4 Bedrooms
4 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
WiFi
WiFi
Pets welcome
Pets welcome

Gassons View is a quintessential Cotswold cottage located in the pretty village of Filkins, situated on the Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire border. The self catering cottage retains many of its original features such as exposed beams, fireplace and spiral stairs, which makes it cosy and inviting. Located next to the village post office/store, adjacent to the village's outdoor swimming pool (membership required) and a short walk from the award winning pub, The Five Alls. The towns of Lechlade and Burford are just a short drive away.

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Property details

LIVING
Through the entrance hallway into the stone flag floored living room with sofa & armchairs arranged around the open fireplace and plasma TV.
Dining room with antique table for 6 guests.
Lovely light kitchen/breakfast room, with table and doors which open out onto the garden.
Modern shower room with loo.
Original spiral staircase leading up to the first floor. Please note that this staircase is relatively steep, so please be mindful.

BEDROOMS

First floor
Bedroom 1 – King size bed with wardrobe, chest of drawers and exposed beams
Bedroom 2 - Small double, views over the back garden
Bedroom 3 - Wooden bunk beds
Family bathroom with Bath, basin and loo.

Second floor
Bedroom 4 - Original spiral staircase up to the top floor bedroom, double bed on raised platform and chest of drawers.

**Please note that this is a period property with low ceilings, exposed beams and a steep staircase.**

OUTSIDE

Doors from the kitchen open out onto the small patio with barbecue and outdoor seating for up to 6.
There is a path which takes you to the back garden and a gate which opens opposite the village post office, shop and swimming pool.
On-road parking is at the front of the property.

Sleeps 6-8
Sleeps 6-8
4 Bedrooms
4 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Pub within 1 mile
Pub within 1 mile
Shop within 1 mile
Shop within 1 mile
Village
Village
BBQ
BBQ
Country Trails
Country Trails
Enclosed garden
Enclosed garden
Fireplace/Wood burner
Fireplace/Wood burner
WiFi
WiFi
Family friendly
Family friendly
Non-smoking
Non-smoking
Pets welcome
Pets welcome

Reviews

Oct 2019

The cottage was booked for a week to act as a base for my son's wedding at Filkins but also for my wife to enjoy a few days on our own; we know the Cotswolds reasonably well but not this particular area around Lechlade. The number of bedrooms allowed family members to stay with us. However due to unforeseen circumstances we had to curtail our stay to just 3 days. However, the cottage was superb and was just what we wanted for our family base. Spotlessly clean with excellent facilities, the kitchen had everything that you could have wanted. It opened out into a conservatory/dining area ideal for family breakfasts whilst the dining room was ideal for a meal, cooked in the impressive surroundings of the kitchen. The bedrooms were of ample size although we only used one, and an upstairs bathroom was supplemented by a lovely downstairs shower room. The heating was excellent and there was ample hot water. The most impressive thing though (apart from its proximity to the excellent Five Alls pub) was its 'homeliness'. It was a pleasure to come back after a day out and be able to relax in a warm, welcoming living room with an abundance of comfy sofas and armchairs (before heading to The Five Alls!!).
P. Borrell

Oct 2019

“Beautiful little country cottage in the heart of the Cotswolds. We had a fantastic stay”
R.Lovibond

Sep 2019

“A lovely place to visit in a great location. Thank you for responding so quickly when we needed accommodation at such short notice. It is highly appreciated.”
J.Leggat

Aug 2019

“Very quaint cottage in a lovely little village.”
R.Nelis

Aug 2019

Great team at Stay Cotswold. We've used them for a couple of stays now and they've really looked after us well.
N Fenmor

Aug 2019

"We enjoyed our week at Gasson’s View. The accommodation was roomy and the beds very comfortable. The house is well equipped and clean. The courtyard seating area is very pleasant and the garden is beautifully shaded, so ideal for the children. The village is well situated for visits to various Cotswold attractions. When the toaster broke, it was replaced very speedily and the staff at Staycotswold were very helpful."
H.Giblett

Aug 2019

“This is well placed to visit the Cotswolds.”
R.Foster

Jul 2019

We enjoyed our week at Gasson’s View. The accommodation was roomy and the beds very comfortable. The house is well equipped and clean. The courtyard seating area is very pleasant and the garden is beautifully shaded, so ideal for the children. The village is well situated for visits to various Cotswold attractions. When the toaster broke, it was replaced very speedily and the staff at Staycotswold were very helpful.

H.Giblett

Jun 2019

“Lovely house in a beautiful village. The stay Cotswolds team (who manage the AirBnB) were above and beyond helpful and spent a significant amount of time helping after I made a mistake with the booking.”

R.Hayhow

Jun 2019

“My friends and I loved staying here - the cottage is super cute, well equipped and very spacious. There were 8 adults in our group but it never felt cramped. The kitchen and outside area are great for sunny days/nights and the living room is nice and cosy for the evenings. The cottage is in a very nice location, with a small shop and outdoor swimming pool just 2 minutes walk away. There's a nice pub 5 minutes away and several others within a 10-15 minute drive. The team were great at answering all my questions and requests and even recommended some nearby pubs and taxis for us during our stay, and left us a cake and goodies for when we arrived. Definitely recommend! We had a delightful stay and the StayCotswold team were ace at replying to my numerous requests to quickly! ”

M.Rose

May 2019

“This house is perfectly located on the edge of the Cotswolds. We were able to drive to beautiful walks in 20 minutes. The house was lovely and very spacious. The kitchen was well equipped. I would definitely recommend staying here!”

Lauren

May 2019

''Had a fantastic stay at Gassons View. Beautiful cottage in a lovely village and great location to see all of the surrounding Cotswolds. Would definitely recommend! Thanks to all the team at Stay Cotswolds for making it such a great break!''
E.Estham

Apr 2019

“We had a wonderful stay in Filkins, the house was fabulous and the village stunning! We celebrated a big birthday and people of all ages enjoy their stay.”
N.Parkes

Mar 2019

We had the most wonderful stay at Millie and Fergus’s place. The cottage itself is beautiful and the thoughtful touches were so kind; everything needed for a cosy fire as well as some delicious local treats. The local pub also serves great food - we had a great time!
E.Carpenter

Mar 2019

A lovely cottage, beautifully decorated and presented, in the stunning village of Filkins. Incredible hosts, an incredibly relaxing stay.
J.Sacks

Jan 2019

Fab cottage, comfy and spacious. Great location for walking and drinking!!
Tracey

Jan 2019

''This is a gorgeous 18th century cottage located in a stunning village. Went there for a weekend in January with some friends and it couldn’t have been better! The space is beautiful and cosy with original stone, operating fireplaces, which all connects to a bright modern kitchen/solarium. It’s beautifully decorated with comfortable beds and close to lots of gorgeous hiking around the Cotswolds. Our hosts were 5 stars, helped us out with some ideas for hikes, and provided us with some nice touches like local coffee and muesli. I would definitely come back or recommend it to a friend! Thanks for a great weekend!''
Mark

Jan 2019

We stayed at Gassons View, which is a beautiful 8 person cottage. It's cosy, clean, and exceptionally well equipped. The hosts were quick to reply and very helpful. It was a great stay in a beautiful little village.
J Hampson

Jan 2019

This cottage was fantastic. Communication was prompt and friendly. The location is picturesque and the interior beautifully warm and cosy. There's plenty of space, with the living room (and fire), dining room and open kitchen with seating leading out into a nice garden. Then bedrooms are upstairs and in the attic. One thing I was especially appreciative of was how well equipped the kitchen was (we cooked quite a bit). There's a great pub just down the road (The Five Alls) which is friendly, and has a nice food area and more pub style bit. The food there was great.
James

Dec 2018

Lovely cottage ideally situated and perfect for our family get together. The local pub was superb and only a few minutes walk. Only managed a few days but would have loved to stay longer, hope to return one day.
P.Hammond

Dec 2018

“The place is located in a quiet village, which can be easily found via Sat Nav. Checking in and out was fast and easy. Upon arrival we were met with a welcome basket that contained a few local produce which was a great touch. The place was extremely clean and welcoming with all the amenities listed. The main sitting room is very cosy with a wood fire. The place has a modern kitchen with a table chairs which is great to have breakfast round. There is a separate dining room with table and chair which is great for evening meals. The bedrooms upstairs do vary in size however we found them plenty big enough. The bed sheets were clean and I found the bed to be on the firmer side which I prefer (although this is personal preference). Overall a great place to stay.”

A.Pass

Nov 2018

“The house was lovely, with plenty of very nice, unexpected touches. It’s got a very cosy feel and great for a weekend away. Would recommend.”
S.Robinson

Oct 2018

A charming cottage full of character, but mind your head! Great facilities and the atmospheric 'Five Alls' pub does some super food as well as traditional beer. Terrific walks in a beautiful part of England. The kids appreciated the toys there and the parents the Lynwood coffee.
C.Conti

Sep 2018

My family of 8 recently stayed at this airbnb and had a fantastic stay. The home is quaint and inviting with all the amenities you need and in a quiet but really nice town within the Cotswolds. The hosts were super responsive and easy to communicate with. Overall we really enjoyed our stay!”
J.Unterberg

Jul 2018

“Great experience staying in the Cotswolds. Beautiful village and a great place to stay.”

Courtney

Jul 2018

This cottage had plenty of history and charm. The bedrooms were clean and spacious with comfortable beds and ample storage space. There was a bathroom on the first floor and a shower room downstairs. My husband and I found this perfectly adequate, but our American visitors felt the need for another bathroom! The kitchen was huge, comparatively new and extremely well equipped. There was also a dining room were we could all eat in comfort. The surrounding area, with washing line and a play area for children was enclosed and safe. Filkins village was charming and the local pub had an excellent chef. We had a great time and used the cottage as a hub for excursions. We highly recommend this property.
Anonymous

Nov 2017

Just returned from our weekend & wanted to say thank you! The booking process was very easy & always prompt interaction from yourself’s whether by email or call with any queries we had. Gassons View was perfect & we thoroughly enjoyed it!
L Foots

Small print

Please note that all bookings are subject to a £60 booking fee.

A damages deposit of £500 is required to cover any breakages or extraordinary cleaning. In most cases, this will be taken as an authorisation on a credit card.

We reserve the right to change prices without notice.

Restricted Periods:
  • Bank Holidays & Easter - minimum 4 night stay
  • Christmas - minimum 7 night stay
  • New Year - minimum 4 night stay
  • All School Holidays (including half terms) – minimum 4 night stay
  • Cheltenham Festival – minimum 4 night stay at weekend price
Check in/check out times:
Check in from 4pm
Check out at 10am on weekdays and 11am on Sundays and Bank Holidays
Early arrivals and late check outs to be agreed on request, please note additional charges will apply.

Like many of our properties, this property welcomes pets, for a small extra charge of £40 per pet to cover additional cleaning costs. Pets must not be left unattended in the property and are not allowed on the furniture or upstairs. Please refer to our Booking T&Cs for the full details of our pet clause.

**Please note that this is a period property and there are some original low exposed beams**

Please note that if we advertise the property with;
• An open fire or wood burner; they are only available for guest use between 1st October – 30th April. During this period we will supply guests with a complimentary basket of logs, kindling, firelighters, newspaper and matches.
• A BBQ; they are only available for guest use 1st April – 30th September. During this period we will supply guests with a complimentary bag of charcoal, kindling, firelighters, newspaper and matches or a supply of gas in the case of a gas BBQ.

Events are not permitted without prior consent

Location information

Filkins is a small village with a post office/store and an award winning village pub, The Five Alls, which serves delicious home cooked freshly prepared food, cracking wines and real ale. The village is surrounded by open farmland and countryside but is close to the towns of Burford and Lechlade. Local attractions include: The Cotswold Woollen Weavers', The Cotswold Wildlife Park, The Cotswold Water Park, Buscot Park and Kelmscott Manor.
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