The Gaggles


SLEEPS 8 - 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 shower room 

The ground floor accommodation offers a high standard newly fitted kitchen, large lounge with DVD player. 2 double bedrooms are located on the ground floor. The master double bedroom is furnished with a superking size bed and TV. It has an en-suite with bath and overhead shower unit, WC and 2 individual wash-hand basins. The other bedroom on the ground floor is a standard double/twin room - two single zip-lock beds can be changed into a double bed and there is a shower room with wash-hand basin and WC opposite.

The large fitted kitchen/dining area has been finished with porcelain-tiled flooring and includes an island unit, and table and chairs to seat up to 10 persons, and TV.  The kitchen leads through to the spacious lounge area with porcelain-tiled floors throughout and a cosy woodburner.  Patio doors open out onto a good-sized enclosed garden with garden table and chairs. 

There are stairs leading to the first floor with 2 standard double bedrooms both with wall-mounted TV and a shared bathroom fitted with bath and overhead shower, WC and wash-hand basin. 

There is ample parking available for several vehicles. Dogs are welcome and stay free of charge.

Please contact us if you have any questions. 


At a glance

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Shower room: 1
  • Dogs allowed: 2
  • Linen and towels included
  • Travel cot available on request
  • Highchair available on request

Features and Utilities

  • Hair dryer in each bedroom
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Microwave
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Drier
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Children’s play area
  • Charming and full of character
  • Peaceful setting
  • High standard
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet access
  • Patio with garden table and chairs
  • Green
  • Biomass central heating
  • Solar PV panels

Access Statement

Access Statement for The Gaggles


We aim to meet the needs of all our visitors in our self catering cottage. The following statement is a summary of our provision. If you have any specific questions please feel free to call us and we will endeavour to help.

Pre Arrival

The cottage is available from 4.00 pm and must be vacated by 10.00 am.

The train station is at Leominster which is 15 minutes away by car.

There is a local taxi service in Leominster which has accessible taxis.

You can contact us via telephone (01568 760537) or email –

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

Guests must use the rear gate entrance which is signposted Pudleston Court.  Continue along the driveway for 100 metres towards the black wrought-iron security gate at the end of the drive and a member of the estate staff will greet you.

Follow the signs which direct you to the parking area in front of The Gaggles.

There is ample room for parking.  The parking area surface is level and covered with pea gravel.

The Cottage - External

The front door access is raised but a ramp is provided.  The doorway access is 79 cms wide.

The kitchen door access from the gravelled courtyard area is raised with a 12 cms step up.  The doorway access is 80 cms wide.

The cottage is not suitable for wheelchair users.

General - Internal

Smoking is not permitted inside the cottage.

There is porcelain tiled flooring throughout the kitchen, sitting room, hallway and downstairs restroom areas.  There is a good colour contrast of floors, walls, fixtures and fittings.


The spacious kitchen is fitted with a dishwasher, washer dryer, oven, microwave, hob, fridge and freezer.

There is an island unit and a kitchen table with chairs to seat up to 10 persons and TV.

Sitting room

The sitting room is tastefully furnished.  There is a wood burner, TV & blu ray disc player.

Double patio doors open out from the sitting room onto the enclosed garden area – there is a step down of 15cms.

There is a wall-mounted mirror in the hallway area.

Bedrooms and bathrooms

There is sole access to each bedroom.

The doorway access into the ground floor master bedroom is 77 cms wide.  The ground floor master bedroom has one super king-size double bed and TV.  The bed is 48 cms high.  The floor is carpeted.  The ensuite bathroom has a porcelain tiled floor. The doorway access into the en suite is 81 cms wide.  The bath edge is 55 cms high and the bath has a mid-positioned mixer tap with overhead shower.  The bath has a non-slip bathmat.  The WC is 44 cms high.  There are two handwash basins squared at the front with clear under space. 

Double patio doors open out from the master bedroom onto the enclosed garden area – there is a step down of 15 cms. The hot tub is located on the patio area just outside the master bedroom. 

The second ground floor bedroom is carpeted.  The doorway access into the bedroom is 85 cms wide.  The bedroom uses a zip-lock bed which can be made into a twin bedded room on request.

There is a shower room on the ground floor with porcelain tiled flooring.  The doorway access is 69 cms wide.  The shower tray is 10cms high and has a non-slip shower mat.  The WC is 44 cms high. 

There is a wooden flight of stairs (13 steps) up to the two first floor bedrooms and bathroom.  Each step is 18 cms high.

Bedrooms 3 and 4 are on the first floor and share a first floor bathroom which has porcelain tiled flooring.  The bath edge is 55 cms high and the bath has an end-positioned mixer tap with an overhead shower.  The bath has a non-slip bathmat.  The WC is 42.5 cms high.  The handwash basin is squared at the front and has clear under space. 

Bedroom 3 is a double bedded room.  There is a chest of drawers and hanging space.  The bed is 62 cms high.  There is a wall-mounted TV.

Bedroom 4 is a double bedded room and uses a zip-lock bed which can be made into a twin bedded room on request.  There is a chest of drawers and hanging space.  The bed is 48 cms high.  There is a wall-mounted TV.

Additional hanging space is provided in cupboard space on the adjacent landing area.

There are no aids for disabilities fitted in the bathrooms or shower room.

Grounds and Garden

The cottage benefits from a good-sized enclosed garden area.  A garden table and chairs is available on the patio.

Up to 2 well-behaved dogs allowed.  Please contact us if you want accommodation for more than 2 dogs.  Dogs are not allowed in the bedrooms or on the furniture. Dogs may run free in the enclosed garden of the cottage but must be kept on a lead in the grounds of the estate.  Dogs are not allowed near the sheep.

Additional Information

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Dog bowls can be provided on request prior to arriving.

Due to the rural location mobile phone and Wi-Fi reception is poor.

The nearest shop is 5 miles away and is 15 minutes by car.

If you may need assistance in the case of evacuation from the building please inform us on arrival.

Contact information

Lakes Edge at Pudleston Court, Pudleston, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0QY

Tel:  01568 760537 – 9am and 5pm.

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