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9 Mill Bank

Tewkesbury, Cotswolds
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Waterside views
Open fire / wood burner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing on site / nearby
Romantic
Quirky
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
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At a glance

  • A bijou Grade II listed 16th Century Cottage overlooking the River Avon
  • Within walking distance of the historic medieval market town of Tewkesbury
  • Perfect for exploring the Cotswolds, Forest of Dean and Malvern Hills
Property code: 80395

A Grade II listed 16th Century cottage situated within the peaceful backwaters of a medieval market town. Perfect for couples wanting to step back in time and enjoy an area steeped in history and natural beauty.

 

With a rich, vibrant history and a beautiful waterside setting, there is plenty for everyone to discover in Tewkesbury. You can take in the stunning scenery by taking a stroll beside the River Severn, or a boat trip along the Avon (available April – October). Tewkesbury Abbey; an imposing feature of the town’s landscape for nearly 900 years. Renowned the world over for its fine Norman tower, the Abbey is just the start of your insight into Tewkesbury's history which you can explore further through the town's museums, Heritage Centre, walking trails and other attractions. Also host to a full calendar of events, celebrations and festivals to include the world-famous Medieval Festival, popular Food & Drink Festival and Mop Fair. Further afield you can explore the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley, The Malvern Hills and Three Counties Show Ground.

Take some time to enjoy the views across the River Avon before you step back in time, this grade II listed cottage forms part of a terrace of pretty black and white cottages fronted with cobbled pathways and seasonal window boxes. Step inside, the living space is open-plan with many original features complemented with homely touches. A perfect bolt hole for couples with the ground floor offering a cosy space for relaxing in front of the TV/DVD, a beautiful Art Nouveau range with open fire set within an exposed red brick chimney breast will keep you warm when the nights draw in. The kitchen area with electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge with ice compartment and a table and chairs are set to the side for a simple supper. So, when the sun goes down there is a steep curving staircase that leads up to a double bedroom here you can enjoy views over the Severn Ham and Malvern Hills, there is an en-suite bathroom with a half-bath and WC (bath located in corner of bedroom).

Outside there is a bench in front of the cottage where you can sit and watch the world go by. There is a parking permit available by arrangement with the owner.

  • 1 bedroom – 1 double
  • 1 en-suite bathroom with half-bath and WC (bath located in corner of bedroom)
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge with ice compartment
  • Open fire (first basket of logs included)
  • Parking permit available by arrangement with the owner
  • Stairs are not suitable for guests with mobility issues
  • Pub, shops and restaurant within walking distance
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Gemma Cole

This property joined our collection in 2020 and is managed by Gemma.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 38 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Richard, 17th May 2024

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A spontaneous last minute break turned into the luckiest discovery of this beautiful (too good to be called holiday let) home away from home. The location was indeed perfect, with the well kept cottage style garden, view of the waterways, not to mention the local pubs and restaurants added up to a a real gem of a stay. Thank you for this opportunitRead morey to use your wonderful space to recharge our batteries. I remain feeling relaxed and I am now at work!. Thanks again Richard & Clair Hide

Reviewed by Pieter, 11th May 2024

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Wonderfull and extremely beautifull in a marvelous setting. Very well equiped. Very kind and helpfull owners.

Reviewed by Elizabeth, 14th April 2024

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Cottage is very cosy and has everything you need, though it is all on a small scale! Loved the views, the woodburner and the proximity to the town centre.

Reviewed by Matthew, 12th March 2024

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We really enjoyed our break at the cottage and the owners were lovely and very helpful. We would love to stay there again. It was fun and relaxing, and the local restaurants were excellent. The town looks very appealing.

Reviewed by Karl, 1st March 2024

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This is a beautiful cottage in a fantastic location,very quiet yet only a short walk from the high street,great local pubs and restaurants. The owners are so welcoming and informative. We will definitely returning. Karl& Danielle.

Reviewed by Terry, 1st December 2023

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Very quirky cottage. Small but cosy

Reviewed by Nicholas, 17th November 2023

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Reviewed by Peter, 2nd October 2023

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The cottage was lovely and had fantastic views of the Avon and the ham Severn. And Bill the owner was really helpful.

Reviewed by Stephen, 16th September 2023

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Cottage was very nice and good venues

Reviewed by Grant, 9th September 2023

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This is a wonderful, very small house with an amazing view over the river and the fields of the Ham. It is incredibly quiet considering it's just around the corner from the Abbey and the high street. Within easy walking distance are all the shops, pubs and three amazing Indian restaurants. We spent the week walking in the Malvern hills and hopefullRead morey we will soon go again. Hide

Reviewed by Jacques, 25th August 2023

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Ideally situated for the tourist who wants to visit this magnificent corner of England; probably one of the best addresses in Tewkesbury, a town which is itself one of the most beautiful in the whole region; Mill Bank 9 is a lovely cottage, part of a splendid group of very well restored 15th century houses, and enjoys absolutely magnificent views aRead morend peace. Highly recommended. Hide

Reviewed by Kate, 17th August 2023

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Reviewed by Tom, 10th August 2023

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It's a charming, cosy cottage in a lovely position which has all the requirements for a pleasant holiday. It is close to all that Tewkesbury offers and meets expectations for a house of its age. The pleasant and helpful hosts are nearby.

Reviewed by Majid, 6th August 2023

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We used Tewkesbury as a base to explore the.Cotswolds, Bath and Bradford upon Avon which worked out perfect. The cottage is small but location and view made up for it for us. The property owners Bill and Dawn live next door. They are wonderful people who made us very welcome.

Reviewed by John, 29th July 2023

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Beautiful cottage in a fantastic location really close to Tewkesbury Abbey. Plenty of walks and bike rides near by and close to all amenities that Tewkesbury has to offer. Plenty of restaurants and pubs within walking distance. Brilliant views across the 7 Ham, Avon and the Severn.

Reviewed by Jennifer, 21st July 2023

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We had an amazing stay here. The cottage was perfect in every way, comfortable, and had everything we needed. We loved being able to open the stable door at breakfast and evenings and look over the fields and river. Close to the town, lovely walks, and cathedral. The wildlife was beautiful. I would highly recommend a stay here. From us 10 out of 10Read more. Hide

Reviewed by Janet, 5th July 2023

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Stairs were a challenge for the elderly. Location was perfect.

Reviewed by Corinne, 23rd June 2023

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Stunning quirky little cottage with beautiful views over the water. Sat out every evening just watching the wildlife and enjoying the incredible sunsets. Dawn and Bill were the perfect hosts, learnt so much of the history of the cottages from them

Reviewed by Donia, 7th May 2023

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The accommodation was full of character and beautifully presented, we had everything we needed. The location is perfect, lovely view across the river and the Abbey and town just around the corner - amazing sunsets! We very much appreciated the parking permit. The owners were away when we arrived but Bill made contact by phone to make sure all was wRead moreell and checked again in person on his return. We had a lovely holiday and very much enjoyed the cottage - can thoroughly recommend! Hide

Reviewed by Pete, 8th April 2023

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very cosy and quaint little cottage

Reviewed by Janis, 31st March 2023

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A lovely short stay and delightful hosts who couldn't have done more to improve it. A very quaint, peaceful cottage steeped in history, within a lovely part of Tewkesbury. Thank you.

Reviewed by Alan, 4th March 2023

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Beautiful location, wonderful cosy cottage, just perfect for a couples weekend away

Reviewed by Paige, 17th February 2023

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Beautiful cottage, in a beautiful location. Thank you for a wonderful stay!

Reviewed by Bev, 25th January 2023

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Beautiful, quirky, cosy cottage in a perfect location. Wonderful views & only a few minutes walk to many cafes, pubs & restaurants. Bill & Dawn are lovely hosts, very welcoming, checking we had all we needed and offering restaurant suggestions when asked. Stairs are steep & uneven - handles provided so even accident prone me came through unscathed!Read more Doorways & stairwell low & the toilet tiny, so if you are tall, duck! The open fire is amazing & the bed very comfy. A wonderful break, thank you. Hide

Reviewed by James, 21st December 2022

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We spent Christmas at this lovely quaint little cottage, ideally located, it was just what we were looking for! Its small, but perfect for two people! The open fire made it cosy and we absolutely loved it. The bedroom is lovely and spacious. As a base to explore the Malvern Hills and the surrounding Cotswolds it is perfect. Tewksbury is a lovely toRead morewn and just a few steps away. The cottage is a credit to Bill and Dawn who were lovely hosts! Would definitely return - highly recommended! Hide

Reviewed by Paul, 23rd October 2022

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This lovely cottage is all the nicer for being so small and cosy. Just the two rooms plus the toilet closet. Wonderful and relaxing, and surprisingly well equipped for the size. Terrific views too in a beautiful setting.

Reviewed by Jessica, 21st October 2022

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A beautifully presented, cosy, quirky, and wonderfully located little treasure. Well placed for restaurants, shops, pubs, walks, and site seeing further afield. We didn't want to leave, and we'd love to go back.

Reviewed by Andrea, 14th October 2022

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Reviewed by John, 4th October 2022

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Reviewed by Pascal, 23rd September 2022

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Reviewed by Michelle, 13th September 2022

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Really quirky cottage, beautiful located watching the sunset sat on the bench outside. Everything you could need was provided, clean comfy bed hosts next door if you did need anything.

Reviewed by Nicola, 9th September 2022

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The cottage is small, cozy and romantic. It's position is amazing for the best views and a relaxing break, with historical pubs and restaurants just around the corner in walking distance. The walks alone the river are beautiful and the hosts, Bill & Dawn are very welcoming and friendly. A must stay.

Reviewed by Philip, 28th August 2022

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Lovely location, with river and visitors to die for, this quirky, historic, wibbly wobbly cottage is close to town with all the pubs, restaurants, and cafe's you could possibly want for.

Reviewed by Barbara, 21st August 2022

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Perfect cottage in a perfect location. The view from the cottage is amazing and Tewkesbury is a lovely small town to explore. We enjoyed walks, cycles,pubs, restaurants and history all on the doorstep. Bill and Dawn have created a unique and wonderful retreat. We hope to return.

Reviewed by Alan, 8th August 2022

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Small but Beautiful old cottage with lots of history, amazing view, the owners lived next door always checking we were had all we needed,great stay would go again.

Reviewed by Andrew, 5th August 2022

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A lovely quirky cosy cottage in a stunning location. So peaceful and wonderful views. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay, the cottage has everything you need.

Reviewed by Shelley, 29th July 2022

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Very quaint little cottage. Bill very helpful to ensure you have a lovely stay xx

Reviewed by Linda, 22nd July 2022

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Loved the cottage the position it was in the quietness.Would recommend it to friends who were able to manage the stairs. The cottage is well furnished and has all you need. Well with in distance of amenities .Would return.

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