Located in the Cotswolds , the heart of rural England, The Forge is almost 200 years old and was once the village blacksmith s. In more recent years it has been converted into the warm and comfortable home it is today, while retaining many of the original features. Five rooms are available and all have en-suite baths with showers or a shower-room, two are equipped with Whirlpool baths, three rooms have traditional four-poster beds. All rooms have Digital Freeview colour TV, tea and coffee facilities and other amenities to make you feel at home. Free Internet access is available on a dedicated Guests Computer or via our WiFi wireless network on your own laptop/notebook. We have our own off street parking. We are a totally non-smoking home and in the interests of our guests, we regretfully do not accommodate young children or pets.
From the North
Take the M40 South from Birmingham towards London. At junction 11 follow the signs to Banbury on the A361. Continue through Banbury on the A361 towards Chipping Notion. On entering Chipping Norton cross over the two linked roundabouts and continue through the center of the town following the A361. While still in the town centre the A361 forks off to the left and meets a small roundabout 150 meters from the fork. At the roundabout the A361 heads to the left heading for Burford and the exit to the right is clearly marked B4450 to Churchill. Follow the B4450 for two and a half miles to Churchill. On entering the village after a right and then a left bend the village green appears on the left. The Forge is immediately after the green, clearly signed.
From the South East
Travel on the M40 and the A40 to Oxford. On the Ring road (A40)around Oxford follow the signs to Woodstock on the A44. On the A44 pass Blenheim Palace and continue to Chipping Notion. Follow the directions as above from Chipping Norton.
From the SW & NW
On the A429 head for Stow on the Wold. At the traffic lights in Stow follow the A436 (East) towards Chipping Norton. Half a mile out of Stow the B4450 marked to Bledington forks off to the right. Follow the B4450 to Churchill. In Churchill pass the Chequers pub on your left and The Forge is immediately on the right.
Our nearest railway station is at Kingham, just 2 miles away. A direct bus service to Churchill meets trains.
You can check in from 16:00. You need to check out by 10:30.