DIRECTIONS TO LITTLE COURT COTTAGES

From M4 Junction 15 (34 miles/approx 45 mins)

Take the A419 heading towards Cirencester.  Continue as the road becomes the A417 (follow signs for M5/Cirencester/A417/Stow/A429).  Turn left at B4070 into Birdlip.  Drive through Birdlip and follow the road round as it bends sharply to the right.  Turn left immediately after The Royal George pub to stay on B4070 signposted to Stroud.  Take first right fork signposted to Painswick.  Follow this road through the woods to its end and turn left onto A46/Painswick Road.  Take first right signposted to Upton St Leonards (Portway).  Follow this road down the hill all the way to its end and turn left (opposite Recreation Ground and Tennis Club) into Birchall Lane and go through traffic calming.  At T-junction, turn left onto B4073/Upton Hill and then take first left immediately after The King’s Head pub into Rance Lane (which runs down behind the pub).  Little Court is the first property on the right hand side with double wooden gates (name is on left pillar).  Please use intercom on right pillar to gain entry.

From M5 (Southbound) Junction 11 (6 miles/approx 15 mins)

Exit towards Cheltenham/Gloucester/A40.  At roundabout, exit onto A40 ramp towards Cirencester/ Gloucester A40.  Merge onto A40.  At roundabout/traffic lights, exit 2nd left towards Cirencester.  At next roundabout, 3rd exit right onto A417/Corinium Avenue towards Gloucester.  At next roundabout/traffic lights, take 2nd exit to continue straight ahead onto A38/Eastern Avenue. Continue straight through all traffic lights until you reach the next small roundabout.  At this roundabout, take 1st exit left onto B4073/Painswick Road (signposted to Painswick).  Continue on this road through two more sets of traffic lights until the road goes under a motorway bridge.  Ignore the first left turn signposted to Upton St Leonards village (Birchall Lane).  Turn next left immediately after The King’s Head pub on your left into Rance Lane (which runs down behind the pub).  Little Court is the first property on the right hand side with double wooden gates (name is on left pillar).  Please use intercom on right pillar to gain entry.

From M5 (Northbound) Junction 12 (10 miles/approx 20 mins)

Exit towards Gloucester/A38.  At the roundabout, bear left to take the 1st exit onto the B4008 heading towards Gloucester/A38.  Continue straight on until you reach the major crossroads (landmarks are KFC/Pets at Home) with many traffic lights, but keep right and turn right here onto Cole Ave/A38 signposted to Cheltenham/Gloucester.  Follow this road through one set of traffic lights by The Crypt School and two further minor roundabouts.  You will see an Esso fuel station/Tesco Metro on your right and AquaValet carwash on your left just before a small roundabout. At this snall roundabout, take the 3rd exit right onto Painswick Rd/B4073 (signposted to Painswick).  Continue on this road through two more sets of traffic lights until the road goes under a motorway bridge.  Ignore the first left turn signposted to Upton St Leonards village (Birchall Lane).  Turn next left immediately after The King’s Head pub into Rance Lane (which runs down behind the pub).  Little Court is the first property on the right hand side with double wooden gates (name is on left pillar). Please use intercom on right pillar to gain entry.