This historically listed Victorian house is situated in the Vale of Evesham, a 25-minute drive from Worcester. The Wood Norton was originally built as a hunting lodge, and has free Wi-Fi and free parking on site.

Traditional features include oak-panelled walls, original oak parquet, and charming fireplaces. The bar is a mix of old and new, and offers a wide range of drinks. Fine British cuisine is served in the restaurant, with food made from local ingredients.

Both have picturesque views over the dining terrace or formal gardens. Rooms at The Wood Norton are traditionally furnished, and each has an en suite bathroom with free toiletries. A flat-screen TV, and tea and coffee making facilities also feature in each room.

Birmingham city centre is 30 miles from the building, and Coventry can also be reached in less than an hour’s drive.