15 Sep 2019
Highworth – A Holiday Home In The Country
In the quintessential Cotswold village of Broadway, Highworth is the perfect place to buy a second home and enjoy the best in country living.
Many people find themselves yearning for a place to get away and enjoy a more relaxed pace of life in picturesque rural surroundings. The Cotswolds offers some of the country’s most desirable countryside with quaint villages characterised by honey-coloured stone and picture perfect views. Easily accessible from Birmingham and its surroundings, this is the ideal location for a second home whether you are seeking a weekend bolthole, holiday property or a whole new lifestyle.
The area has an array of scenic towns and chocolate-box villages. Undoubtedly one of the highlights is Broadway, which has an elegant high street boasting a wide variety of boutiques and independent shops, as well as cafes and historic inns such as the Lygon Arms. Surrounded by rolling green hills, there are iconic views to Broadway Tower and Fish Hill. The countryside is a great draw with plenty of opportunities for walking and cycling. It is easy to see why the Cotswolds was designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty over 50 years ago and is a top destination for second homeowners.
Set in the heart of the village, Highworth is a stylish collection of new properties from Spitfire Bespoke Homes. Fresh to the market, the Eastworth Collection is a range of outstanding three and four-bedroom properties that combine timeless charm and modern luxury for the best in cosmopolitan country living. Highworth is conveniently located within walking distance of everything Broadway has to offer and the enduring appeal of the Cotswolds makes the location an idyllic proposition.
Designed to complement the iconic Cotswold vernacular, Highworth is inspired to sit harmoniously within the rural village setting, incorporating classic features such as stone detailing, slate roofs and traditional windows. There are a mix of detached, semi-detached and terraced homes available, offering new, well-appointed accommodation; ideal for those in search of a low-maintenance property they can lock up and leave.
Behind the distinctive Cotswold exteriors lie bright, contemporary interiors featuring spacious kitchen, dining and family areas. Flexible, light-filled spaces enjoy bi-fold doors leading out into an enclosed rear garden. Every property benefits from Spitfire’s Signature Specification, which includes bespoke kitchens with a full range of Siemens integrated appliances, contemporary Villeroy & Boch sanitaryware and underfloor heating.
Despite its peaceful situation, Broadway is well connected with easy access to the M5, M40 and M42. The centre of Birmingham is only around an hour away by car making traveling down for weekend breaks a breeze. For rail travel, the closest stations are Honeybourne and Evesham, which provide regular services to Birmingham via Worcester, as well as direct trains to destinations including London and Oxford. And with so much on the doorstep to enjoy from family attractions and National Trust properties to steam railways and beautiful gardens, Broadway is the perfect base for exploring this region and enjoying holidays and leisure time in the countryside.