With its welcoming half-circle shell, COR-TEN steel-coloured exteriors, the majestic tree house, Lady's Slipper, sits mid-park of the Treedwellers Finstock development. Named after the rarest of wildflower orchids, it is built for couples or small families to relax and enjoy the natural surroundings, this boutique and modern structure is nestled into the mystical woodland surroundings of the Oxfordshire wilds. A site jarred by the contemporary treehouses but placed elegantly into the more natural environment, and in this contrast of construction and the Earth, you will find a surprisingly peaceful collision of worlds.
The site has seven separate and unique, boutique-style treehouses to suit a variance of moods, lending itself to different styles and tastes. Treedwellers is a place for diversity and a celebration of ‘forward to nature’ spaces that jar the senses. The wider area is developed with its natural surroundings in mind, building sustainable accommodation in a beautiful part of the world, whilst returning the former industrial land to nature.
The interior of each treehouse on the site is unique, and Lady's Slipper is no different. Each has its own bespoke artwork and curated interiors. Softening each space with textures, the use of natural and environmentally friendly materials, high-end art pieces, and touches of 'hotel luxuries'.
At the nearby Cornbury Park, the annual Wilderness Festival takes place each August. A four-day boutique festival spanning Music, Culture and Arts, Food, and Wellbeing. It is an event that has been dubbed the 'fanciest festival you will ever visit.'
Sleeps 2 on a luxury king-size bed, with linen and bedding provided.
Spacious, hot shower, toilet & hand basin with mirror. Towels will be provided.
Stylish kitchen with under-counter fridge, coffeemaker, sink, cooking hob, and plenty of high-quality utensils, crockery, and cutlery.
Wi-Fi is available at this property.
Heating and Lighting
100% renewably sourced mains electric, underfloor heating, as well as a wood-burning stove, with a starter pack of logs included.
Children are welcome at the treehouse, up to the age of 16. A second, luxury pull-out bed is stored in the treehouse, allowing up to two children additionally.
Grounds and Nearby
The site is found set into the woodlands of Finstock, Oxfordshire which is home to some sublime wildlife such as deer and badgers.
Parking for one vehicle is found just 275m from Lady's Slipper. You are able to drive your car to the structure to unload, before returning to the car parking space.
Check in from 4:00PM and check out by 10:00AMThese are recommended check-in/out times to allow Covid-19 sanitisation, earlier/later times may be available by request with the owner
The Finstock site is just an hour and half from London Paddington, via Worcester. The nearest station to the Cornbury site is Finstock Train Station around 1 mile away, via the B4022. Via bus, the X9 ‘Witney to Chipping Norton’ bus service stops in Finstock.
Inside the treehouse, there is an effortless function to the open parts of the structure. The centre offers an open-plan living space with plush. comfortable seating, fabulous dining space, a top of the range kitchenette unit and the focal point of the room; heating in the form of a luxurious log burner.
Sleeping arrangements for the treehouse allow for up to two people on a king-sized bed, and then there is also a luxury double pull-out bed allowing for up to two children, aged 16 or under.
The kitchen and dining facilities cover all of your needs in simple luxury. This includes high-end crockery, cutlery, exquisite finishing touches. The kitchen unit includes a fridge, cooking hob, sink, and coffeemaker.
The treehouse has large windows on both ends of the treehouse, as well as floor to ceiling glass doors in the main living space which lets in a lot of natural light, accentuating the whole area.
Heating and lighting is provided by several sources; the wood-burning fireplace in the main living area a focal point for the unit, but the treehouse also benefits from underfloor heating and has an uninterrupted supply of electricity. The windows are well-insulated and ensure that the treehouse stays lovely and warm all year round.
Bathroom facilities can be found on the end of the treehouse, with an en-suite wet room with hot shower, toilet and washbasin with mirror. Plush towels are provided so you won't need to bring these with you.
You are invited to take in the natural environment that has been curated by the Treedwellers developers. The grounds and surrounding area are there to enjoy. Paths and walkways are dotted through the site for easy and quick access, and they will lead you to a large clearing at the top of the site, where you can be at one with natural.
Provided for you
Starter packs of logs for the log burner
Access to the whole site facilities and common areas, as well as the beautiful countryside
Parking for the treehouse is a short walk from the parking space, which is roughly 275m away, and has an allocated space for one vehicle. You are able to drive your car to the structure to unload, before returning to the car parking space.
The site owners have set the parking a short distance away from the treehouse itself so that as you arrive, you are ensured to take a short, but important stroll through the fresh air, beginning your stay in the right way, as you connect instantly with the natural surroundings.
Pets, unfortunately, cannot be catered for due to the proximity to the wildlife on site.
Internet access and mobile phone signal are excellent. Wifi is provided, and the phone signal is strong, but it can be dependent on your mobile carrier. Both 3G and 4G are found on site, however.
Lady's Slipper is part of the Treedwellers collection of treehouses, which is found at the outskirts of the wider village of Finstock, near Chipping Norton in Oxfordshire. Just a few hours outside of the hustle and bustle of London, this site is designed and built on the concept of bringing the unique and contemporary getaway, with a sustainable and environmentally conscious thread running through it. The materials for each treehouse build were designed, not simply to jar the senses, but also because of their long-term re-usable qualities.
The whole development boasts 6 other amazing and unique treehouses, 5 of which are exclusive to Quality Unearthed.
The other Treedwellers treehouses can be found here.
Things to do in and around Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire is one of the oldest inhabited places in the United Kingdom, and therefore, some of the most ancient and beautiful towns in England are found within its borders. Its heritage and history are there for all to see, but the contemporary and modern can also be drawn from these important places.
Cogges Manor Farm
Cogges Manor is a beautiful Cotswold 13th-century manor house, farmyard, and gardens. The farm pays testimony to the generations of people who have worked the land and produced food and crops in the region spanning over 1,000 years, and is a place to relax, learn and have a great deal of fun.
River & Rowing Museum
Visit the River & Rowing Museum in its beautiful riverside location in Henley-on-Thames. The doors of the Museum’s award-winning David Chipperfield-designed building open up and welcome you into the artwork and stories of the river, which include enchanting family tales such as the Wind in the Willows, as well as the history of Henley, the riverbank wildlife conservation, and of course, a thorough history and genesis of the sport of rowing.
The Ashmolean is the University of Oxford’s museum of art and archaeology. It was Britain’s very first public museum and is currently boasts itself as a home to half a million years of human history and creativity. The timescale spans from ancient Egyptian Mummies and artifacts to modern art, and everything in between. The Ashmolean’s collection is incredibly rich, representing most of the world’s great civilisations, and some of these objects date back as far as 8000 BC all the way up to the present day.
Nestling in the Evenlode Valley, and found by calm, meandering roads nearby to Finstock is Charlbury, a vibrant yet picturesque Oxfordshire town. It is the nearest hub to find great places to eat, a variety of shops and bars to Treedwellers.
Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway
This is an award-winning heritage railway, using a steam locomotive that runs alongside the glorious Chiltern Hills on the roughly 1-hour round trip from Chinnor station.
Situated near Wheatley, Waterperry Gardens has delighted visitors for years, welcoming masses to their 8 acres of historic and inspirational gardens, perched in the middle of the Oxfordshire countryside. The gardens feature a spectacular 200-foot herbaceous border along with rose and formal gardens, a lily canal, and a riverside walk that is to die for.
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