Lock CottageFaringdon, Oxfordshire
- Guests 2
- Bedrooms 1
- Preferred changeover day Wednesday
- Minimum stay 3 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 0
- Acorn rating 2 What's this?
- Reference 002001
About Lock CottageA charming and cosy Thames-side cottage with a pretty garden close to the Thames Path.
Always dreamed of staying in one of those pretty river-side cottages with a perfectly pruned garden? Lock Cottage is just that, the very epitome of a Thames-side cottage with ivy-clad walls, pruned shrubs and a rustic interior full of charm. Step inside to knobbly stone walls, wonky exposed beams and a roaring open fire built into a brick wall.
It has a small unfenced garden that overlooks the weir and open fields across from the river. Cross the bridge and hop onto the Thames Path for walks along the river.
You’ll be on the fringes of The Cotswolds with the quaint old village of Burford just a 15 minutes’ drive north from here. South to the cottage is the Iron Age hill-fort, Badbury Hill, White Horse Hill and the Berkshire Downs.
Why book with us?
- Unrivalled locations
- Free entry to our places
- Award-winning customer service
- Help us care for nature, beauty and history
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- Postpone or refund with no admin fee
- Enhanced cleaning regime
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Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair not available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer not available
- Dishwasher not available
- Washing machine not available
- Tumble dryer not available
- Telephone not available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* not available
- Open fire / wood burner available
- Garden available
- BBQ not available
Not accessibleView accessibility guide (PDF 565 KB)
Hall, sitting room with flagstone floor and open fire, dining room, kitchen and bathroom.
One double bedroom (with 6' bed which can also be a twin on request).
Notes for guests
Access: If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the team on 0344 800 2070.
The accessibility guide is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Children: Due to the proximity of the river and weir, this cottage is not suitable for children under 12.
Please note: The open field across the weir pool is open to the public and can be busy especially during school and bank holidays.
The Thames Path runs past the cottage which can also be busy.
Local fire brigades also use the weir field and pool for water rescue exercises on week days from time to time. This is in agreement with the National Trust.
Heating: Night storage heating is included.
Garden: The cottage has a small, unfenced garden which overlooks the river and weir.
Parking: There is parking for two cars approximately 20 metres from the cottage.
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