Waterhead Barn - StayCotswold
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Waterhead Barn

Upper Swell, near Stow-on-the-Wold

Sleeps 13-16
Sleeps 13-16
6 Bedrooms
6 Bedrooms
6 Bathrooms
6 Bathrooms
WiFi
WiFi
A spectacular barn conversion nestled in the picturesque Cotswold countryside. Only located a mile from Stow-on-Wold, Waterhead Barn is perfectly placed to discover all that the Cotswolds has to offer!

Property details

Waterhead is a stunning barn conversion, located in a unique and rural spot, a two mile stroll from Stow-on-the-Wold and within easy reach of Oxford, Cheltenham, Stratford-Upon-Avon, and London. Careful attention has been paid to the original structure, with wooden beams left exposed throughout the interior, combined with a Farrow and Ball colour scheme and an abundance of contemporary finishes. The large family kitchen comes with an AGA, double electric oven, and single gas hob. The kitchen leads through to a huge open-plan living/dining/sitting area with two plasma TVs and a roaring Jetmaster open fire. Separate downstairs toilet.

There are six en-suite bedrooms (one is situated on the ground floor) all of which have the flexibility to be made into doubles or twins as required, making this holiday home perfect for large groups or family get together. Waterhead Barn comes with all mod cons including great Wi-Fi, Sky TV, Bluetooth speaker & water filtration system. This is a property not to be missed!

This property sleeps a total of 13 guests - 12 guests in 6 bedrooms and 1 person on the additional sofa bed.

LIVING
Kitchen with AGA, double electric oven, single gas hob, dishwasher, DAB radio, and breakfast table which can seat 12.
Living area with sofas, plasma TV and Jetmaster fireplace
Dining area with table for 12 and doors out to the courtyard garden
Open snug with sofa bed and plasma TV (Please note there is no door to the snug room)
Utility room, boot room, and downstairs loo.

BEDROOMS
Bedroom 1 – King zip/link bed and en-suite shower room (situated downstairs)
Bedroom 2 – Super king zip/link bed with hanging space, drawers, and en-suite bathroom (with fixed shower above)
Bedroom 3 – Super king zip/link bed with drawers, hanging space and en-suite shower room
Bedroom 4 - Master with super king zip/link bed with Juliet balcony, wardrobe, drawers and en-suite bathroom with huge bath and walk-in shower
Bedroom 5 – Super king zip/link bed with walk-in en-suite shower room, walk-in wardrobe, and dressing room (Please note, there is no door to either the en-suite or the walk-in wardrobe)
Bedroom 6 – Super king zip/link bed with drawers, hanging space and en-suite shower room

OUTSIDE
Bi-fold doors open out onto the large terrace from both the kitchen and dining area.
Outdoor seating and BBQ facilities
Plenty of private off-street parking

For larger groups, Waterhead Barn can be booked with Old Brewery House with a maximum occupancy of 22.
Sleeps 13-16
Sleeps 13-16
6 Bedrooms
6 Bedrooms
6 Bathrooms
6 Bathrooms
Rural
Rural
AGA
AGA
BBQ
BBQ
Country Trails
Country Trails
Fireplace/Wood burner
Fireplace/Wood burner
Hot Tub Compatible
Hot Tub Compatible
Off street parking
Off street parking
WiFi
WiFi
Business friendly
Business friendly
Disabled access
Disabled access
Family friendly
Family friendly
Large groups
Large groups
Non-smoking
Non-smoking
Romantic retreat
Romantic retreat

The Finer Details

?StayCotswold are now offering a flexible cancellation policy allowing our guests to book with confidence, knowing that if you cancel for any unforeseen circumstances that arise, you the guest will be returned your booking deposit or full payment depending upon what has already been paid. This will apply to all new bookings placed to arrive after the 1st of August 2020.


  • Bed linen and towels are provided
  • Infant friendly – there are 2 travel cots and 2 highchairs available on request (please bring your own linen for the travel cots, as these are not provided)
  • Not pet friendly
  • There is plenty of driveway parking outside the property.
  • WIFI - There is fibre broadband at this property
  • 2 Smart TVs with Sky
  • DAB Radio
  • Fireplace – please note that logs are only supplied to guests between 1st October – 30th April.
  • Charcoal BBQ – please note that coal and gas are only supplied to guests between 1st April – 30th September.
  • Please be aware that this is a period property that has some low exposed beams.

Things to Note...

If you choose not to add damage deposit cover at the point of booking, then we will require a security deposit of £500.

This property sleeps a total of 12 guests - 12 people in 6 bedrooms and 1 person on the additional sofa bed. Prices are based on an occupancy of 12 guests and an additional supplement of £75 per person will be applied up to the maximum occupancy at time of booking.

Events are not permitted without prior consent.

Check-in is from 16:00

Check out is by 10:00 on weekdays and Saturdays, and 11:00 on Sundays and Bank Holidays.

Location information

Waterhead Barn is close to the famous Cotswold town of Stow-on-the-Wold with a Tescos supermarket, some great pubs, independent cafes and plenty of shopping. It is also well placed for exploring the idyllic villages of the Cotswolds, as well as attractions like Daylesford organic farm shop, SOHO farmhouse, Burford Garden centre and the Cotswold wildlife park to name but a few!

And for those wanting to visit the races at Cheltenham, the property is only half an hour away.