Relax at the Oakgrove holiday cottage


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This cosy single storey detached stone cottage enjoys its own private garden and patio area where you can admire the stunning sunsets.  It benefits from feeling secluded and private, whilst having the peace of mind of being a short stroll to the owners house,.

Oakgrove cottage offers self catered holiday rental accommodation in a peaceful environment with views of the Wye Valley and close to the Forest of Dean.  The sheep in the surrounding fields could make you feel as if you're on a farmstay.

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Vacation rental living room leading to patio and garden

Comfortable holiday cottage lounge dining space

The cottage is detached from the main family house and has been converted to include traditional cottage-style wood and stone features. Designed for your comfort and convenience with some flexibility in seating provided by a small sofa and leather chair. It's perfect for a couple to hide away and relax in this wonderful region on the borders of Wales and England.

Fancy a night in? Snuggle up on the sofa wth a tasty glass of wine or warming cuppa, and watch the world of wildlife go by. Patio windows in the lounge open onto a private terrass to provide rural views and feeding area for birds and badgers. Alternatively there is a flat screen television and DVD player.

"A fabulous break in a beautiful part of the world.  Couldn't have found a more perfect place. Only complaint is that we didn't book for longer.  We will definitely return."
Kare and Alan July 2020

"Domestically we’ve been warm and comfortable and would really love to return".
 J & P Clarke (Oct 18)

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Cottage holiday dual aspect lounge to private garden

Self catering cosy living dining room

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Holiday rental romantic cosy hideaway

Stunning woodland views from Oakgrove Cottage bedroom

The cottage sleeps 2 in a double bedded room.  Duvet, linen and towels are provided. No need for decorative pictures on the wall the window presents a perfectly framed view of the stunning scenery on your doorstep.

The kitchen forms an integral part of the open-plan lounge/diner. There is a fridge with small ice-box, full size electric hob and combination microwave providing the flexibility to grill, mocrowave or use as a convection oven.


Open plan kitchen

Leisurely breakfast at Oakgrove cottage

The lobby is tiled and leads to the bathroom which has a shower, WC and washbasin. The heated towel-rail keeps things snug and warm.

Electric heating throughout the cottage should ensure a comfortable holiday at any time of the year. There is ample space for parking on hard standing. For further details of the accommodation, see access statement.

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Ground level tiled shower room with heated towel rail

Spacious and clean holiday cottage shower room

"We can't rate this (Oakgrove Holiday cottage) high enough, what an absolutely amazing place. We had one wonderful week here but we will be going back."

Mr & Mrs evesnan (Aug 2015)

"The cottage is clean and simple and is well equiped for a comfortable stay. It was a joy to be visited by our local badger friend during the evenings as well as the variety of birds on the feeder, including a couple of woodpeckers."

Emrys, Ruthin, (Aug 2018)

Oakgrove Cottage dual aspect lounge diner kitchen

Oakgrove cottage cosy lounge diner

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Access Statement

Summary : Suitable for people with reduced mobility as there are no internal steps, however, due to restricted doorways and the rural location our cottage, it would not be suitable for wheelchair access.
Please read below for our full access statement.

Self-catering accommodation Access to the cottage is from a single track country lane (about 1 mile uphill from Brockweir village). The cottage is set back from the driveway on a slightly sloping  garden.  Luggage can be unloaded outside the cottage – on the driveway. Parking is 15 metres away.

Access to Oakgrove is via the front door which has 2 steps on the entrance. Alternatively access is possible from the patio door, involving a step into the lounge. The area around the cottage is grass, with flagstones outside the patio door, and is therefore unsuitable for a wheelchair or for parking vehicles. A drop off point is available for unloading your vehicle.

Public transport (bus stop) is on the main A466 in Brockweir, about a mile or so away.

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Oakgrove rural driveway snow dusting

Self catering holiday cottage Forest of Dean & Wye Valley

Inside the cottage, all accommodation is on one level.  Door widths are standard. A tiled entrance hall leads to the tiled shower room. It has a pivot door opening shower cubicle, with a step to enter. The shower has flexible height adjustment. There are no handrails or seat. Toilet and washbasin are standard height. There is an extractor fan. 

To the right of the entrance is a double bedroom, carpeted. Non-feather pillows and duvet with polycotton bedlinen are provided. Under the bed is room for storage of the vacuum cleaner, relaxing loungers, and a clothes airer. There is a chest or drawers (with mirror) and wardrobe for clothes storage, a chair, a bedside table and the room benefits from a main window with two openings and one small feature window set high up. There is a central ceiling light and two wall-mounted lights above each side of the bed.

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Oakgrove holiday Cottage bedroom

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Bunglalow ground floor access - no internal steps

Kitchen equipped with fridge, combination oven/microwave

To the left of the entrance is the open plan sitting/dining/kitchen area comprising: Sitting area with small sofa and 1 single leather high backed chair. Remote control TV video and DVD. Central ceiling light and plug-in uplighter with detachable reading light. One large window with two openings. Access to the garden via large patio door (one step from sitting room, where there is an outside patio table and chairs. Dustbin storage is behind the cottage. Dining area with circular drop-leaf table and two dining chairs.

Light switches are 140cm high and power points are at ground level. There are security lights for access to the cottage and electric panel heating is provided in all rooms.

Galley-style kitchen with standard height worktops and  round sink.  It has an under work-surface fridge with ice compartment, a four ringed electric ceramic hob, carousel storage unit, and two cupboards for pots & pans and storage.  Above work-top level there are two high cupboards with crockery, glasses etc.  A combination microwave/convection oven/grill sits on a shelf at the same height as the wall units. A strip light under the unit provides additional lighting, and there is an extractor fan.
Tea towels, dish cloths and washing up liquid are provided.

If you have any queries regarding access please contact us.

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