The Snowshill Hill Farm Estate Bed and Breakfast
accommodation is a comfortable, self-contained, independent dwelling which has
been thoughtfully converted and furnished to the highest standards of quality,
taste and style. It provides a unique opportunity to stay within the grounds of
this prestigious North Cotswold Estate. Snowshill Hill Estate is 2 miles from
the village of Snowshill where there is a lovely country pub and a pretty
village church which was featured in the recent film "Bridget Jones'
During those warmer days and evenings, there
is a patio with garden furniture for guests to use.
| Guest patio
| Mrs Jo Willn & family
Set some two miles from the village of Snowshill, this is
a place rich in history; land where in 1644 it was noted in the Tithe Book that
there were 360 sheep "sett upon Snowshill Hill" and it was said to be
"a large common Hill", at the time forming part of the local
Snowshill Manor Estate.
| Aerial shot of the Farmyard
| The Granary
The slate quarries which formed part of Hornsleasow
Rough - an area of land now designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest
and within the Snowshill Hill Estate - were mentioned in the Indenture for
Snowshill Manor in 1638. Snowshill Hill Estate is within an area of Outstanding
Natural Beauty, and the accommodation offers the ideal base from where to
cycle, walk or tour the Cotswolds and its many beautiful villages.
walking distance of Snowshill Lavender - Walk the lavender fields to see the
range of different types, and visit the distillery where each summer, the
lavender is harvested and the essential oils gently extracted using just
rainwater. The Lavender fields are in bloom mid. June to mid. July. There are also some lovely Woodland Walks in the vicinity.
| Some of the sheep enjoying the sunshine
| One of our chickens
Take a few days rest and enjoy the Spring sunshine - lambing has begun and the daffodils are sprouting. Hearty breakfasts and a cosy woodburner await you....
Lambing takes place on the
Estate from February to April, and we are happy to take you to visit the
| Lambing February to April
| Visiting the lambs
| Belted Galloways
If you’re pregnant or think you might be pregnant, the NHS advises you to avoid sheep during the lambing season
Distance From Snowshill Hill Estate to:
Snowshill Manor - 2 miles.
Broadway - 4 miles.
Snowshill Hill Estate Bed & Breakfast