Peartree Holiday Cottages at Wilmcote near Stratford-upon-Avon
The village of WILMCOTE is in the heart of Shakespeare Country just three miles from Stratford-upon-Avon and eight miles from Warwick. Pear Tree Holiday Cottages are near the village green and looks across a paddock towards MARY ARDEN'S HOUSE, the home of Shakespeare's mother's family.
Sharing a beautiful three-quarters of an acre garden The accommodation provides an oasis of calm away from bustling Stratford. Please note: The Apple Loft and Acanthus Cottage are completely non-smoking and unsuitable for pets, we do welcome children over 3 years old.
Recent investigations into the Arden Estates show that PEAR TREE COTTAGE once belonged to William Shakespeare's parents, Mary (nee Arden) and John Shakespeare, who inherited it from Robert Arden - Mary's father. They mortgaged the property in 1578 and forfeited it, by order of the Chancery Court in 1597 for failure to repay the loan.

Visits to Stratford can be made by tour bus from Mary Arden's House, by train from the village Railway Station, or by your own Car in 10 mins.
SELF-CATERING COTTAGES…
Our two-self-catering cottages which adjoin Pear Tree Cottage and share its gardens.
Apple Loft, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages near Stratford-upon-Avon
Apple Loft, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages near Stratford-upon-Avon
Apple Loft Bedroom, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
Apple Loft Bedroom, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
 
THE APPLE LOFT…
Apple Loft Lounge at Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
This accommodation, consists of a large sitting room with TV, a separate fully fitted dining kitchen, and a double bedroom with ensuite shower and WC. This bedroom can be made up with king-size or twin beds. An additional single bed is available in the same bedroom - if required.
The apartment is at first floor level having a bright and airy aspect overlooking the gardens and adjoining paddock.
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Apple Loft Kitchen at Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
There is a fully equipped kitchen with microwave, fridge/freezer, electric cooker etc.
The cottage is fully central heated throughout.
The cottage has unrestricted use of the 3/4 acre garden with garden furniture in many secluded corners.
There is plenty of off-road parking and a large garden.

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Acanthus Cottage - 'ready to dine', Pear Tree Holiday Cottages near Stratford-upon-Avon
Acanthus Cotttage - 'ready to dine', Pear Tree Holiday Cottages near Stratford-upon-Avon
One of Acanthus Cottage Double Bedrooms, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
One of Acanthus Cottage Double Bedrooms, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
THE ACANTHUS COTTAGE…
The lounge area at Acanthus Cottage, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages The lounge area at Acanthus Cottage, Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
The accommodation, for up to four people, has a spacious Living/Dining area with comfortable settee, armchairs and a TV.
The fully-fitted kitchen has a breakfast bar, dishwasher, fridge freezer and microwave.
The cottage has two bedrooms: one double and one twin, each have their own ensuite bathroom- with bath, shower and WC.
The whole apartment is at ground floor level.

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THE APPLE LOFT & THEACANTHUS COTTAGE…
are furnished to a high standard and have individual central heating temperature controls.
Both have access to full laundry facilities. The shared extensive grounds have ample garden furniture in secluded corners for relaxing or eating, on sunny days.
Costs are all inclusive of linen, towels, gas and electricity.
The village shop can provide all one needs for a snack, a full meal with wine, or a picnic in the garden.
Alternatively the two village Pub-Restaurants, within easy walking distance, supply good food to suit most tastes and pockets.
Ted and Margaret are on hand and will happily advise on eating out and tourist venues.
There is plenty off road parking and a large garden with garden furniture.

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View from our garden towards Palmer's Farm (next door to Mary 
Arden's House)
View from the garden
BEAUTIFUL WARWICKSHIRE...
The Warwickshire countryside and the nearby Cotswold hills contain a wealth of fine Gardens, Stately Homes, ancient Manor Houses and Castles to delight the visitor, as well as the internationally renowned Stratford attractions of Shakespeare properties and the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.
Having lived here all our lives we can offer the best advice on days out from Pear Tree Cottage, aided by our own map and also help you to find our favourite eating places and country Pubs.
Some ideas for excursions within easy reach are the historic County Town of Warwick, with its superb Castle, Church and museums; also Kenilworth Castle, Blenheim Palace, the Cotswold Villages and any of a dozen National Trust Properties, including the spectacular gardens at Hidcote, Packwood and Upton House all within half an hour or less. Antique shops and markets to suit most pockets can be found nearby.
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DIRECTIONS and TARIFF...
We are only 30 minutes drive from the NATIONAL EXHIBITION CENTRE.
Note: There is no exit Northbound at J16 of M40
Pear Tree Holiday Cottages
The Apple Loft & Acanthus Cottage Tariff:
Rates per week:
Date/Season. Price
April - Sept. £350 to £450 per week
October - March £250 to £350 per week
Short Breaks (3 nights minimum) available from October - Easter (excl. Xmas & New Year)
or longer stays by arrangement
Special rates apply for Xmas and Bank Holiday

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Warwick Parkway 4 miles 10 mins
Leamington Spa centre 15 miles 15 mins
Coventry city centre 19 miles 27 mins
M4 Junction 15 6 miles 10 mins
Birmingham Airport/NEC 25 miles 34 mins
Birmingham city centre 25 miles 43 mins
Heathrow Airport 93 miles 1hr 37 mins
London city centre 102 miles 1hr 59 mins
LOCAL HELP FROM TED & MARGARET...
We can advise on the best places to park there, for daytime sight-seeing or evening THEATRE performances.
Parking at Pear Tree Cottage is simple with lots of space, off road, for all our guests. For the more energetic, it is possible to walk from Wilmcote, along the Canal towpath, into the very centre of the town in a little over an hour.
This can be of special interest, as Narrow Boats can usually be seen working their way up and down the series of locks leading down to the River Avon; if you don't want to walk back to the village - take the train (a 5 minute journey).

 
CONTACT US...
If you wish to book by phone/E-mail contact Ted & Margaret Mander at:
Pear Tree Cottage
7 Church Road
Wilmcote
STRATFORD-UPON-AVON
CV37 9UX
Tel: 44 (0)1789 205889
E-mail: peartree3@hotmail.com
 
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