A Luxury self catering Cotswold cottage

Overlooking fields on the edge of the village,

a stream runs through the garden.

 Furnished to the highest standard.

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Lime Cottage is Beautiful Holiday Cottage in the heart of the Cotswolds.


We have put our hearts into renovating this wonderful cottage. It is furnished to a very high standard in keeping with a country cottage. Lime Cottage is very welcoming with it's Cotswold stone floors (underfloor heating), inglenook fireplace and old oak beams. There are even beams in the bathrooms! The kitchen is fully equipped for even the most talented chef! There are two bedrooms and two baths in the main part of the cottage and an annexe with a sofa bed and bathroom over the little bridge across the stream. Not more than 10 yards. There is a large patio off the dining area that looks onto the garden and across the fields. If you want a true Englsih country cottage experience, this is it! This is our second home so it is available most of the time.

  Minimum stay during high season is 1 week. Sleeps 6, 3 bathrooms.

  Jtust minutes from Stow-on-the-Wold and Moreton-in-Marsh.  On the edge of  a pretty Cotswold village with open views across the countryside.

  Stratford-upon-Avon and Cheltenham are about 20 miles, Oxford is 30 miles.

  Inglenook fireplace, stone floors downstairs and exposed oak beams.

  Master bedroom en-suite.

  2nd bedroom with twin beds, next to the family bathroom.

  Annexe can also be booked on request.  It contains a double sofa bed and en-suite bathroom.

  Patio with garden furniture, a pond and a bridge over the stream.

  Off-road parking.

  Kitchen with dishwasher, oven, microwave, and gas range, toaster, coffee-maker, fridge-freezer.

  Washer/dryer on premises, plus weekly cleaning and garden maintenance.

  Internet/Wifi included.

  Linens/towels included.

  Non smoking.  No pets please.  Not suitable for children under 8 yr due to the pond and stream.


Prices per night are from £125.00 to £175.00 and can be arranged for weekend breaks and short stays, minimum 3 night stay.  Prices and availability for 2022 and 2023 start from £775 to £950 per week. Bookings will be from Friday to Friday for week-long stays or Friday to Monday or Monday to Friday for short breaks.  Arriving 4pm and departing by 10am.  This may be flexible, depending on bookings.  The annexe is available for an extra £250 per week or £150  per weekend.


Dates                                                Price per 3 or 7 days        Minimum stay


Dec. 24- Jan. 7     2022                              £950                        7 nights

Jan. 7-    April 15  2022                              £600                        3 nights

Jan. 7-    April 15  2022                              £1200                      7 nights

April 15- April 22  2022                              £1.400                     7 nights

April 22- Dec 17   2022                              £600                        3 nights

April 22- Dec 17   2022                              £1,200                     7 nights

Dec. 17- Jan. 6     2023                              £1,750                     7 nights

Jan. 7 - Feb 28     2023                              £600                        3 nights

Jan. 7 - Feb 28     2023                              £1,400                     7 nights




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Longborough is a pretty Cotswold village between Moreton-in-Marsh and Stow-on-the-Wold. There is a pub, a village shop and 13th century church.  The name 'Longborough' comes from a prehistoric barrow (burial mound) at the top of the hill, so it should really be 'Long Barrow'. Our church has bell ringers who ring on Sunday and practice on Wednesday nights. They welcome visitors. In the summer months the Longborough Opera is on which is very popular. Many footpaths are in the area with beautiful walks through fields and rolling hills. This is a wonderful part of England to visit gardens. Stratford-upon-Avon is 30 minutes, Bath 60 minutes, Warwick Castle 30 minutes. Sudeley Castle 20 minutes. London/Paddington Station is 90 minutes by train from Moreton-in-Marsh.

Places of  Interest

﷯ Longborough and surroundings ﷯

 Longborough Festival Opera

GL56 0QF In the village of Longborough

"Longborough Festival Opera is now an established opera company, situated in the heart of the Cotswolds. Its intimate auditorium seats 500 people, enabling the audience to experience the drama and emotion on the stage on an almost personal level..  This has firmly secured Longborough's summer season into the diaries of a loyal and ever increasing audience."

Sudeley Castle

GL54 5JD   11 miles

Royal connections spanning 1,000 years. It was sacked by Cromwell's army after the Civil War and restored from 1837 onwards by the family of the present owners.  The 15th century West wing survives.


10 miles

Take a leisurely stroll along the main street from individual shops to ancient inns.  Or a more energetic walk across the river and over the hills.

 Snowshill Manor

WR12 7JU    7 miles

A stunning, eclectic collection "from tiny toys to Samurai armour, musical instruments to fine clocks" by an architect/artist/poet who travelled the world in the first half of 20th century.

Batsford Arboretum

GL56 9AB    4 miles

Batsford holds the national collection of Japanese flowering cherries as well as many grand trees collected from around the world in the 19th century.  Also the home of a fine collection of falcons, vultures, owls, eagles and other birds of prey, to be seen in action. " A place of great beauty to enjoy as an educational resource."


7 miles

The River Windrush runs in the middle of the main street of this popular Cotswold town.


GL56 9AW    1 mile

Built in 1810 in the Mogul Style of Rajastan, it was an inspiration for the Brighton Pavilion.  There is a Persian Garden of Paradise and a temple to the Hindu sun god.

John Betjeman:

"And there they burst on us, the onion domes,  Chajjahs and chattris made of amber stone: 'Home of the Oaks', exotic Sezincote."

Hidcote Manor

GL55 6LR   12 miles

Visit the plant house, the stream garden, the kitchen garden, the orchard, even friendly pigs.

"From humble beginnings in 1907 to a garden that has inspired more people than any other, see how Hidcote took root and blossomed."



5 miles

One of the prettiest Cotswold stone villages in the area.  Blockley Brook provided the water power for several woollen and silk mills, which still stand today.

Photo by: Matthew Williams-Ellis

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"... Bravo Lime Cottage, BRA-VO... we kindly request that you reserve yourself for us this weekend yearly for the next 100, nay, 1,000 years!!"

Tom, Megan, William, Jessica, Pamela and John


"We have had a great week exploring the Cotswolds from this gorgeous, cozy cottage...."

James and Jenni from Middlesborough with Mike and Steph from Co Durham


"Everything about the cottage was just lovely and made our stay extra special."   Ann and Richard from Yorkshire

"We have loved our stay at Lime Cottage and can't wait to come back...."

Catherine, Matt and Oliver


"Absolutely fabulous cottage and location. We were celebrating our joint 60th birthday with our children and their partners...."

Jenny, Bob, Chris, Helen, Laura and John-Barry


"This is our first trip to the Cotswolds and we couldn't have chosen a more delightful cottage to stay in....."

Les and Charlotte


"We love your cottage - so welcoming, stylish and full of character. We've had a lovely time."

Mark, Kate, Rich, Zoe, Tim and Claire


"Couldn't have found a nicer country retreat in which to celebrate Christmas. One of the best equipped cottages we've ever stayed in.....All the small touches made this a terrific holiday (and holiday cottage) that we wouldn't hesitate to recommend."

Rob and Sheldon, London and Australia.


".. Lime Cottage was wonderful, restful and beyond our expectations!  All the villages we visited were spectacular...."

Michelle and Kelly (the mayor of Laguna Beach, CA)


"We have had a very relaxing week in your lovely cottage.  Batsford Arboretum and Bourton House Garden were beautiful...."

Norman and Vicky from the UAR


"...The place is just beautiful from top to bottom and perfectly located for trips out...."

Lottie and Guy from Northamptonshire


"Congratulations on creating such an idyllic retreat! ...and we loved breakfasting looking out over your pretty garden - so relaxing listening to the babbling brook!"

Brenda, Peter and Pat from Newcastle.


"... so beautifully done and well decorated. The garden is so perfectly designed as well - such a joy ... we were very comfortable..."

Dave and Victoria, from California


"We adore the cottage!"

Anne, Rees and Will, from Princeton USA


"Thank you so much for helping to make our 40th wedding anniversary so special... What an amazing cottage and you have certainly turned it into 5 star accommodation... ...been so cosy returning to Lime Cottage and a lovely log fire."

David and Ann, from Tonbridge.


"A very relaxing weekend in gorgeous surroundings .. A real home from home, but better! We hope to return." Deborah and Sylvia, from Bristol

"Wonderful! Cosy cottage, wonderful fire, all very welcoming.."

Chris, Rod, Matt and Si, from Leeds


"The cottage is gorgeous and we really did have a lovely time.  Thank you for all the things that made us feel so welcome here." Pat, Jo-Anne, Margo and Ed

"Loved it and intend to visit again.  1st class - and what a shower!"

Peter and Rita,, Pam and Graham from Northampton


"We had a wonderful stay in your adorable cottage."

Anna and Katy, California


"Lovely cottage for a great weekend."

Barbara and Lyn, from Market Harborough


"Had a wonderful time, cottage is beautiful.  I love the Horse and Groom pub- well worth a visit."

Jan and Bob, Northampton


"We've had a fantastic time here! The area is just gorgeous - full of surprises and adventures.  One of the best times of the day is always coming back to Lime Cottage and settling in for the evening..."

Deana, Helen, Arjen and Teddy, Amsterdam.


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Lime Cottage Longborough

 A Luxury self catering Cotswold cottage
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﷯ Longborough and surroundings ﷯
 A Luxury self catering Cotswold cottage
﷯ Calendar ﷯
﷯ Longborough and surroundings ﷯
 A Luxury self catering Cotswold cottage
﷯ LIME COTTAGE ﷯ ﷯ Calendar ﷯
﷯ Longborough and surroundings ﷯
 A Luxury self catering Cotswold cottage
﷯ LIME COTTAGE ﷯ ﷯ Calendar ﷯
﷯ Longborough and surroundings ﷯
 A Luxury self catering Cotswold cottage
﷯ Calendar ﷯
﷯ Longborough and surroundings ﷯