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Old Linceter


Nr Bromyard, Herefordshire

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Old Linceter was built in the 1800s and this wonderful house has outstanding views across Brockhampton estate and beyond to the Malvern Hills. Surrounded by old orchards it is the ideal holiday retreat and a perfect base for walking and bird watching. There is a terraced garden to the rear of the cottage. The small town of Bromyard is close by and the cathedral cities of Hereford and Worcester are also within 20 miles.

The cottage's layout

Ground floor
kitchen, dining room, sitting room with wood-burning stove. Steep stairs with handrails lead to first floor.
First floor
three bedrooms (2 doubles, 1 single), bathroom with shower over bath, separate lavatory.
Visitor notes

Heating: Oil central heating included.

Parking: Parking for two cars immediately in front of the cottage.

Garden: Terraced garden to the rear of property. Small patio area at the front of the property with wonderful open views over the countryside.

Accessibility: The stairs are very steep in the cottage, but there are handrails on both sides.

Offers: Holiday cottage guests have free access to Brockhampton Manor and Estate during opening hours.

Cottage details
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Min stay
Dogs allowed
Yes, 2
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  • Dogs welcome
  • Open fire / stove
  • Romantic Location
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Television
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Double bed
  • Microwave
  • Radio
  • WiFi
  • Fridge
  • If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the booking office on 0344 335 1287


Things to see and do nearby

Herefordshire, Worcestershire and West Midlands
The exterior of The Oast House, Whitbourne, Herefordshire © Mike Henton

Scratch the surface of these special places in Britain and it's hard not to be smitten. They offer panoramic landscapes, bustling market towns and glimpses into a fascinating industrial past. Plus, you're only a short distance away from one of Britain's loveliest National Parks, the Peak District, with its 555 square miles of green spaces, with canals, caves and forests to discover.

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place to visit
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  • Bromyard
  • Elgars birthplace museum
  • Malvern Hills
  • Eastnor Castle
  • The Time Machine Museum
  • Warren Farm
  • various cider orchards & producers
  • Cycling
  • Walking
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Fishing
  • Bird watching.
National Trust places to visit
Brockhampton Estate
Brockhampton Estate Traditionally farmed estate and medieval manor house
Wichenford Dovecote
Wichenford Dovecote 17th-century half-timbered dovecote
Hawford Dovecote
Hawford Dovecote 16th-century half-timbered dovecote
The Greyfriars
Greyfriars' House and Garden 15th-century merchant's house in Worcester city centre
Berrington Hall
Berrington Hall Neo-classical mansion with fine interiors, set in landscape grounds
Croome Magnificent landscape park restored to its former glory


Comments from past visitors

  • Caroline Underwood
    • April 2016
    • Cambridgeshire
    Off the beaten track

    Made enjoyable....The position of the property. It was wonderfully off the beaten track with beautiful views. It was also lovely and warm which is very important.

  • Mrs Longman
    • March 2016
    • Buckinghamshire
    Superb location

    The location of the cottage was superb - we were very lucky with the weather and were able to enjoy the peace and quiet by sitting outside at the front of the cottage, enjoying our lunch/tea, and looking out over the valley towards the Malvern Hills. It was so relaxing. We had no neighbours and the only sounds we heard as the sun went down behind the hills was the bleating of the lambs. Walking the dog was very pleasurable. The interior of the cottage was very good, spacious and comfortable and there were lots of NT places nearby to visit. We particularly enjoyed Brockhampton Manor and the Weir Garden, both quite intimate properties. There was also very good pub and local community shop nearby.

  • Anonymous
    • December 2015
    • Unknown
    Made special by ....

    The location and the cleanliness. The contact staff were very good and quick to respond to our problem.

  • Anonymous
    • July 2015
    • Unknown
    Best holiday!

    The holiday we had was the best we have ever experienced in this country, made more so by the Cottage, the location and of course, the fantastic weather and therefore worthy of the highest praise.

  • Thomas Richter
    • June 2015
    • Germany
    Made special by being...

    Wonderful like the last time, really special either the location or the house and everything in it. Absolutly peaceful in the nature, quiet and great views.

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What it will cost

Prices include:

  • VAT, Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)
  • We cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0344 335 1287 or email to enquire about future bookings and reservations.
  • The National Trust reserves the right to move cottage prices up or down and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.


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