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Ilex Cottage, 4 Bridge Street, Thornborough

Ilex Cottage is a delightful two-bedroom character cottage which has been sympathetically renovated to an exceptional standard.

This charming cottage sits within the conservation area of the picturesque village of Thornborough and is ideal for short breaks for both business or pleasure.

Thornborough is a great location with Bletchley Park, Buckingham, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Stowe, Waddesden Manor, Silverstone and Bicester Village all within easy reach.

'This is a fabulous cottage. Sparkling clean with lovely touches....' Sept 2020

Living Room
☆HETA wood burning stove
☆Cleverly concealed desk area with excellent fibre broadband and Wifi
☆ SMART TV, books and games
☆Foldaway dining table comfortably seats four

Shaker Kitchen
☆Ceramic hob, oven/grill, integrated dishwasher and washer /dryer.
☆Well stocked with crockery, cutlery, glassware and cooking essentials.
☆Complimentary teas & Nespresso coffee machine
☆Essentials hamper of bread, milk, local jam, butter and (if our ducks are co-operating) eggs.

Two bedrooms
☆ Comfortable double bed
☆Two single truckle beds
☆ M&S bed linen

Shower Room
☆Fully renovated large walk-in Groehe shower
☆Heated floor and towel rail.
☆Quality towels are provided.

☆Charming courtyard cottage garden front of cottage
☆Garden table & chairs and developing herb garden

'Perfect, peaceful cottage in a perfect, peaceful setting. Beautifully decorated and looked after by Liz who was a great host - considerate and easy to communicate with. I have no doubt we'll be back.' September 2020
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Sleeping Configuration

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Comfy double bed with M&S Egyptian bed linen.
Bedroom 2
1 rollaway bed
John Lewis 2'6" truckle beds - Room will be set to sleep one or two people at guests request.
Well stocked kitchen - if there is a cooking implement you need during your stay please just ask & if I've got it I'll bring it round!
Living Room
Wonderful and very efficient log burning stove with additional logs in the shed, please help yourselves. Comfortable seating, concealed work area with great WiFI and foldaway dining table seats 4.
Stylish & practical bathroom with Grohe shower and plentiful M&S towels.
Outside Courtyard Garden
Paved courtyard garden to front of the property with seating and a developing herb garden - guests are welcome to help themselves.


Washing Machine
Clothes Dryer
Full Kitchen
Smoke Detector

Reviews (17)

Excellent based on 17 Reviews




Child friendly
Parking Included
On street parking is freely available along Bridge Street
Not Wheelchair Accessible

Getting around

Thornborough has many footpaths and areas of interest to explore and the cottage has a file full of Local Activities for you to look through.

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We moved to Thornborough in 2009 & love the rural village setting, local pub and friendly welcome. We run a small holding about 5 minutes away from Ilex Cottage and if the ducks are behaving will leave eggs for guests to enjoy.
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Policies and Rules

Check In: 4PM - Flexible
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Check in is via a secure lock box situated at the cottage. Full details will be sent prior to arrival.
No parties or events
No pets
No smoking
Minimum age limit for renters: 21
House Rules
Not ideal for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Payment Policy
Bank Transfer BACS
Cancellation Policy
Ilex Cottage Terms & Conditions – refund & cancellation policy

NEW ‘Worry-Free Cancellation Policy’ means you can move your stay with us to any date in the future up to 24 hours before arrival – this is in addition to our usual T&C’s

Free cancellation until 14 days before check-in.
If cancelled fewer than 14 days before arrival a £25 admin fee will be retained.
If cancelled fewer than 5 days before arrival a charge of 50% of booking total will be made.
There is no refund in the event of a no show or reduction in the booking after the guests have arrived.

We strongly recommend that all guests obtain appropriate travel and personal insurance cover in the event of a cancellation.

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Coronavirus Risk Assessment has been completed & strict Cleaning Protocols are in place. Ilex Cottage is a member of; AA Covid Confident Scheme – Ilex Cottage establishment CC338372 Visit Britain – We’re Good to Go submission 111704
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Ilex Cottage Thornborough is a Cottage located in Thornborough, England, United Kingdom. This Cottage is available for short term lodging and accommodates 4 guests
Ilex Cottage Thornborough has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and was listed on Houfy on Jul 2020

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