17th Century Merchants House - Newnham-On-Severn home swap
We live in a 17th Century Merchants house which we have carefully restored. There are many original features including oak beams and open fires. The house is on 3 stories with views over the River Severn and the Cotswold.
We have 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 3 reception rooms, dining room, study, country kitchen and full central heating.
The bedrooms both with double beds are on the second floor reached by quite a steep staircase.
Our pretty garden is designed on 4 levels with a summerhouse and 2 separate eating areas.
Newnham is located on the banks of the River Severn and on the edge of The Forest of Dean.
We have local shops, a village store, chemist, newsagent, Post Office and a hairdressers.
From our house you can see the world famous Severn Bore.
The Forest of Dean offers many activities including cycling,walking,golf and horse riding.
We are ideally situated for touring the Cotswolds, Bath, Oxford, Herefordshire,Stratford on Avon and Wales, all within about an hours drive.
London is a 2 hour drive.
Bristol, Cardiff and Birmingham airports about an hour away.
There are good links from Gloucester to access national rail and coach networks.
Type of home swap
- Home Exchange
- Non Simultaneous Exchange
- Housesitting Wanted
- Open to Offers
- Hospitality Exchange
- Bed and Breakfast Offered
- Rental Offered
Conditions of home exchange
- Non smokers only
- No pets allowed
- No small children
- Garage / Parking
- Use of computer
- Washer / Drier
- Car exchange offered
- Use of bike
- Shopping facilities
- Local restaurants
- Horse Riding
- Good public transport
- Car recommended
Closest airport: Birmingham or Bristol
Nearest city: Gloucester
Property type: House
Location type: Rural