Lower Lodge

Wotton-under-edge, Gloucestershire
The grand exterior of Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The exterior of Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The pretty exterior of Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The entrance hall at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The reception room at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The dining room at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The large dining room at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The large kitchen at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The large double bedroom at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The double bedroom at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The twin bedroom at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
The family bathroom at Lower Lodge, Newark Estate, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
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At-a-glance details

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Preferred changeover day Thursday
  • Minimum stay 2 nights
  • Number of dogs welcome 2
  • Acorn rating 4 What's this?
  • Reference 003019

About Lower Lodge

Parkland views of the Newark Park estate and a traditional interior with two log burners.

With its latticed arched windows and ivy-clad doorway, Lower Lodge makes for an impressive holiday stay. It was built in 1790 as part of the Newark Park estate and boasts views over the parklands. Inside it’s a traditional affair with classic furnishings, two log burners and a pretty formal dining room.

The estate sits on top of the Cotswold escarpment where views of the Ozleworth valley and the Mendip Hills unfold. You’ll find miles of walks past the main house, gardens and through the woodlands. There’s also a nature reserve just behind the cottage and the footpath for Cotswold Way is nearby.

Further afield, drive just 20 miles from the cottage and you’ll arrive in the Roman market town of Cirencester. Discover the town’s historic inns, and spend an hour or two hunting for gifts in Cirencester’s independent boutiques.

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Features and facilities

  • Cot & high chair available
  • Microwave available
  • Fridge available
  • Freezer available
  • Dishwasher available
  • Washing machine available
  • Tumble dryer available
  • Telephone not available
  • Television available
  • DVD available
  • WiFi* available
  • Open fire / wood burner available
  • Garden available
  • BBQ not available

Accessibility

Not accessible

Layout

  • Ground floor

    Entrance hall, sitting room with multi fuel stove, dining room with multi fuel stove and access to kitchen, utility room accessed from hall.

  • First floor

    Three bedrooms (2 doubles and 1 twin), main bedroom with en-suite shower room, family bathroom with shower over bath.

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.

Heating: Oil central heating included. 

Parking: There is parking for 2 cars to the side of the lodge. 

Garden: Large enclosed private garden at rear of property with several steps and an open front garden.

Utilities/Electricals: The washing machine and tumble dryer are a combined washer/dryer.

Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage

Cottage guests get free entry into Newark Park during opening hours and discount in the shop when showing their confirmation invoice.

Locally produced meat from National Trust herds can be pre-ordered for you to enjoy during your stay, please ask the contact centre for further details.

*WiFi: This is now available, but please note that intermittent connection problems can sometimes occur and should not be relied upon. We are pleased to provide free WiFi at this cottage which is supported by BT.

Please note: A public bridleway runs alongside the lodge and there are a number of footpaths close by including the Cotswold Way. Immediately behind the lodge is a nature reserve.

Events: Various events are held throughout the year at Newark Park. For more details on what may be taking place during your stay please contact the property on 01453 842644/01793 817666.

 

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About the Acorn rating

We have applied a 1-5 Acorn rating to each cottage to be used only as a guide that covers location, style of interior and facilities you may be looking for. The range runs from 1 Acorn at a more basic level through to 5 Acorns at the highest level. Cottage pricing is not judged on the Acorn rating alone and as all our cottages are of an individual nature we recommend that all factors are considered when making your choice.

1 Acorn: simple living accommodation with basic furniture and fixtures fit for purpose, safe and clean. Running water and a WC are provided. There could be some limitations to heating and washing facilities (details of these will be stated clearly on the cottage's webpage). Bedding, linen and towels are supplied (with a few exceptions, which is again clearly stated). Facilities for basic catering and living are provided. Generally a 1 acorn cottage does not have wifi. Examples of a 1 acorn offer include Cartref, Wales and Rosedene, Worcestershire.

2 Acorn: a mid-quality range of furniture and fittings. Bathroom facilities are basic or there may be a high sleeps to bathroom ratio depending on the size of the cottage. Very few 2 acorn cottages have wifi and, similar to a 1 Acorn cottage, the kitchen white goods and washing facilities are basic in their offer. All 2 (and higher) Acorn cottages supply bedding, linen and towels. Examples of a 2 acorn offer include Engine Cottage, Cornwall and High Hallgarth, Cumbria.

3 Acorn: a good, standard offer. Generally it is correctly proportioned for the number of guests but could have a few compromises, for example a small sized kitchen, or a lower bathroom to guest ratio. The variety of white goods available will be better than a 2 Acorn cottage. Examples of a 3 acorn cottage include the Mustard Pot Cottage, Norfolk and Rose Cottage, Isle of Wight.

4 Acorn: these cottage have more premium furniture, fittings and lighting. Additionally it is likely to have added comfort extras. The ratio of bathrooms to guests will be higher, and the bathrooms would be more likely to have separate and spacious showers as opposed to over bath showers. Examples of a 4 Acorn offer include Portland House, Dorset and Stepper View, Cornwall.

5 Acorn: a luxury accommodation offer with very few limiting factors. It is well-equipped and has spacious facilities throughout the cottage. This is the highest offer available. The furniture is of high standard, and has real comfort for modern living. Examples of a 5 Acorn cottage include The Old Rectory, South Wales and West Gate Lodge, Yorkshire.

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