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Solid wood double bed and remote control table lampsLounge area with baby grand piano
Charming room in period house with breakfast
Charming room in period house with breakfast
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
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One night reservations welcome including at weekends. Bookings including a delicious continental breakfast. Built in the 1840's, this charming house contains a lovely spacious and recently refurbished double bedroom. Away from the other residents you will have your own bathroom with a bath and walk in shower and access to the tiered garden at the rear.

The space

This large double room has been recently decorated in neutral tones and fitted with contemporary solid wooden furniture designed with an antique feel. With a double bed, glass bedside shelves and a 40 inch wall mounted Sony TV you can watch many satellite channels or use the free Wifi. The room is situated on the other side of the house to the owners bedroom.

Guest access

Private bathroom containing a bath and walk in shower, tea making facilities, lovely sculpted private tiered rear garden, free wifi, free parking at rear of property. The sauna is complimentary for guests staying more than 1 night.

Interaction with guests

We are a friendly couple who enjoy speaking to our guests but for those who prefer their privacy, this is not a problem.

Other things to note

A delicious continental breakfast is included in all bookings. Good coffee bars and restaurants just a few minutes walk away.

A little about the history of this house. Built in the 1840's and known as "The Hill Studio", this house used to be split into two smaller properties before being combined. The unusual frontage of the house will give you a clue as to the history, as it was a paint shop and painters studio. We have two friendly cats who potter around, so you may bump into them from time to time. Please don't let them into your room if possible.


Amenities
Free parking on premises
Internet
Family/kid friendly
Wireless Internet

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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

This is a quiet house, so if you like that kind of atmosphere then this is the place to be. As this is a period property, floor boards creak as you may expect and there is a real sense of history. We hope that you will treat our house nicely!

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Cat(s) live in the house

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Maria User Profile
September 2017
It was an absolute pleasure staying with Gill and Mark. Gills communication was great and when I arrived I was greeted with a cup of tea and a slice (or two) of cake. Gill showed me around and the room and bathroom was just as beautiful as the pictures. Their home had great character and their company was delightful. Gills recommended a few restaurant spots and introduced me to her lovely cats. I loved the area and Gill was a fantastic host making me feeling very welcome and at ease. I would 110% recommend Gill and her home. Thanks again Gill. I hope to stay with you soon :)

Nick User Profile
August 2017
Gill was an outstanding host - as well as being greeted with tea, cake and conversation, we enjoyed a delicious breakfast (and more excellent conversation) after a good night's sleep in a very comfortable bed. Who could ask for more?

Graham User Profile
July 2017
Gill is a charming host who makes you feel very welcome grom the start eg tea and home-made cake, The house is full of character, the room spcaious and comfortable and the location good. would recommend

Darren User Profile
June 2017
What a lovely property. Gill and Mark were extremely accommodating and friendly without being imposing. I couldn't recommend this highly enough. Thank you so much Darren and Holly

Tania User Profile
May 2017
More hospitable hosts you won't find. Gill and Mark are remarkable people; warm, welcoming and extremely interesting. Their home is delightful, beautifully decorated and incredibly comfortable. After a long journey, I couldn’t have wished for a more amazing oasis to rest and recuperate. Quality bedding, welcome cookies, coffee and tea, even little remote control beside your bed for the lighting options. Bathroom was exquisite, bubble bath at the ready… Gill left no stone unturned. Charming is an understatement, of both the room and the hosts. Could not imagine a better place to stay. Thank you very much Gill and Mark for making me feel so welcome.

Olivia User Profile
May 2017
What a great place! The front looks so unassuming but once inside you'll find it's such an interesting building and Gill was kind enough to give us a tour of all the various hidden spaces! Gill and her husband were excellent hosts. Nothing was too much trouble for Gill (she even gave me a whole shelf in her fridge because I had a picnic for the next day). The bedroom and bathroom were very clean and well equipped to meet needs of refreshment or relaxation. The proximity of the house to the main street through Harrow-on-the-Hill was fantastic and we strolled an easy distance up the road for dinner. Would heartily recommend.

Lyndsay User Profile
April 2017
Gills place is fantastic Gill is honestly one of the nicest people I've ever met and we was sad to leave The house was beautiful Garden was beautiful We will be back very soon with our children too

Harrow, United KingdomJoined in April 2015
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