Cotswolds


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Cotswolds

(ˈkɒtsˌwəʊldz; -wəldz)
pl n
(Placename) a range of low hills in SW England, mainly in Gloucestershire: formerly a centre of the wool industry

Cots•wolds

(ˈkɒts woʊldz, -wəldz)

n.pl.
a range of hills in SW England, in Gloucestershire. Also called Cots′wold Hills′.
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Noun1.Cotswolds - a range of low hills in southwestern England
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From the Wrekin in the Welsh marches to the Cotswolds in the west or Butser in the south, there was no hill-top from which the peasant might not have seen the bright shimmer of arms, the toss and flutter of plume and of pensil.
They may evoke an English idyll of teashops and roses round the door, but the Cotswolds are a carefully managed landscape of mixed farmland separated by hedgerows and dry-stone walls.
The London "escapees" are using the interest to pay rent in the Cotswolds whilst they scour the area for a home costing pounds 500,000-plus.
he Cotswolds has recently been revealed as Britain's latest property hotspot, with the largest house price growth in the country last year.
Appointments to Englands National Park Authorities, the Broads Authority and the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Conservation Board have been made by Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove.
WHILE YOU'RE THERE The inn is a mere fiveminute drive from Blenheim Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with 2,000 acres of parkland designed by Capability Brown and birthplace of Winston Churchill (a regular at the Killingworth Castle) and the pretty Cotswolds town of Woodstock.
A Cotswold Casebook" is an anthology of twelve short stories by Rebecca Tope that are set in the rolling hills and villages of the Cotswolds and brimming with warmth and intrigue.
We also enjoy a scenic drive through the Cotswolds, where all the idylls of England are on show.
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com | 2 COTSWOLDS & SEVERN VALE 7-DAY CYCLING TOUR THIS circular holiday guide allows visitors to spend a week exploring the Cotswolds and the Severn Vale, with optional day routes along the way.
The Cotswolds |Distillery's pretty exterior , above, and its large stills
Add an oversized presentation with full color photos by UK artist Hugo Rittson-Thomas and you have a winning book that will attract gardening enthusiasts who either plan a trip to the Cotswolds region of England, or who want inspiration for their own American counterparts.