Old Church Farm
“Very impressive manor house with beautiful grounds” - AA Inspector
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Simplified check-in / check-out Disposable gloves available Food pre-order available by phone or email Room service or private dining room subject to availability Packed meals to go available on request
Our Inspector's view
Originally an 11th-century hunting lodge, Old Church Farm mainly dates from the 16th-century – a Grade II listed building packed full of character and quality. The manor house was formerly run by Rolls-Royce as a private hotel but is now open for everyone to enjoy. Spacious bedrooms are comfortably furnished and have Hypnos beds. Other areas include a comfortable lounge, panelled study with a Tudor ceiling, and delightful grounds with a church. Dinner is available by prior arrangement and features top-quality produce – much of it from the surrounding gardens. For business guests, there’s a state-of-the-art conference facility with a boardroom.
Facilities – at a glance
Electric vehicle charging
- Rooms 5
- Croquet Available
- skittle alley
- Free TV
- Lounge with TV
- Open parking
- Open all year
- Afternoon Tea
- Dinner Served
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About the area
Gloucestershire is home to a variety of landscapes. The Cotswolds, a region of gentle hills, valleys and gem-like villages, roll through the county. To their west is the Severn Plain, watered by Britain’s longest river, and characterised by orchards and farms marked out by hedgerows that blaze with mayflower in the spring, and beyond the Severn are the Forest of Dean and the Wye Valley.
Throughout the county you are never far away from the past. Neolithic burial chambers are widespread, and so too are the remains of Roman villas, many of which retain the fine mosaic work produced by Cirencester workshops. There are several examples of Saxon building, while in the Stroud valleys abandoned mills and canals are the mark left by the Industrial Revolution. Gloucestershire has always been known for its abbeys, but most of them have disappeared or lie in ruins. However, few counties can equal the churches that remain here. These are many and diverse, from the ‘wool’ churches in Chipping Campden and Northleach, to the cathedral at Gloucester, the abbey church at Tewkesbury or remote St Mary’s, standing alone near Dymock.
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