Cobbler's Cottage in Royston

Welcome to Cobbler's Cottage. If you are looking for that quintessentially English thatched cottage that is brimming with original features, then look no further because this is it. Reached via an access only lane, this detached, 16th-century former cobbler’s home and workshop offers a warm welcome and is sure to charm you with its quaint interior. Equipped with everything needed for a cosy and comfortable stay, this is the perfect base for exploring the area. Those wishing to visit Cambridge will find it just a 10-mile drive away. Or, for those not wanting to face the famous Cambridge traffic, you can hop on a train from nearby Meldreth and be in the city in under 20 minutes. Here you will find magnificent university buildings, punting tours, numerous guided walks, museums including the Fitzwilliam Museum and lots of great places to eat, drink and shop. A 50-minute train ride takes you into the heart of London, where you will surely be spoilt for choice with many things to see and do. Just 15 minutes away lies the Imperial War Museum Duxford, which is home to numerous aircraft and memorabilia, a must see for lovers of history and aviation alike. Saffron Walden, Ely and Huntingdon can all be reached in under an hour. After a busy day of sightseeing, what a joy to return to lovely Cobbler’s Cottage to relax and unwind. Shop 200 yards, pub 300 yards, restaurant 150 yards.