The spacious lounge has two arm chairs and a two seat sofa, facing the the large inglenook fireplace, filled with candles, (no open fires). There is a television with freeview & DVD player. You have access to an extensive DVD library that the hosts provide, just request anything from the extensive list to suit all ages and they will be provided for you. There is also an additional dining table and 4 chairs with extras should you wish to entertain during your stay.
The front of River Cottage faces private gardens overlooking the River Thames (water flow is seasonal, depending on rainfall) the lawned area edges straight onto the water, a gravel garden with patio gives a gorgeous seating area and a wild flower meadow to the side is great for a romantic walk or a family game. Please note that the cottage garden bordering the river is unfenced so young children must be carefully supervised at all times.