Private family cottage hire

This three bedroom cottage set in the heart of Barlaston Village, Staffordshire is the perfect setting for those wanting to combine wonderful country walks with the uniqueness of the fascinating pottery industry with its numerous museums and factory shops.

The property has excellent new kitchen and dining facilities as well as a spacious lounge which boasts a log fire available during winter months. Upstairs on the first floor, the property has 2 double bedrooms one of which has an ensuite bathroom. The third double bedroom, also with an ensuite, is on the second floor having stunning country side views.

Downs Banks is a real home from home.

  • 3 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Heating
  • Log Fire
  • Towels
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Welcome
  • Cable Television
  • Spacious Living Areas
  • 1 Ensuite Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Smoke Free

Spacious Living Areas

Plenty of family based space! Where you can play with the provided games, watch TV or just sit back and relax after an adventure filled day, exploring Barlaston.

Free Wi-Fi

Enjoy downtime whilst connected to the properties free WiFi in every room in the house. Never miss out on your social media or work commitments when staying at Downs Banks.


With Brand new cooking appliciances, a night in doesn't seem too bad. All new dining facilities help you and your family and friends dine in comfort together.

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Relax in style and comfort

The World famous Wedgwood Factory is a stunning 15 minute walk from Downs Banks which, with it's new visitor centre is an experience not to be missed.

Other fascinating places like Alton Towers (15mi), Trentham Gardens (3.4mi) and the popular Monkey Forrest (2.2mi) are all within easy driving distance.

The National Trust - Downs Banks, which the property is named after, is a picturesque woodland area only a stones throw away offering walking trails and a stream.

The village of Barlaston has three very popular pub restaurants all within walking distance to the cottage, including TV star Neil Morrissey's 'The Plume of Feathers' Pub and Resturant. Local shops including a chemist, butchers and convenience store are again in walking distance.

Message from the Manager

Michael Bell

Downs Banks Owner

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Welcome! If your considering staying here at Downs Banks, not to worry... you're in great hands. My wife and I are on hand to help with any queries pre/during/prior to your stay.
Feel free to drop me and email, or if it's easier give me a call. We hope to see you soon!

Comfortable & spacious cottage

A very friendly and comforting place and also has a very relaxed feel. Bedroom was spacious and well equipped. Great location for walks, bike rides and shopping as the national park and Trentham Gardens Center is on the door step! Would stay again.

Alison (Great Yarmouth, Norfolk)
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