Byfield House

Painswick, Gloucestershire

"The Queen of the Cotswolds"

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Grade II* Byfield House ( has origins in the 16th Century with a medieval oak door, a historic Tudor Hall, a fine 17th Century Barn and important “Adam” plasterwork in the 18th Century Drawing Room. It is filled with lovely old rugs and furniture, a wonderful house, steeped in history.

Only two hours from London by car, Byfield House is in Painswick, a delightfully unspoilt Cotswold stone village with several pubs and restaurants,surgery, chemist, post office, small village shop and some unique gift and antique galleries.
byfieldhouse garden room
We, Jill and Brett Hutton, welcome guests to our house, Byfield House, and would like to offer help and advice, focussing on exploring country houses and gardens, discovering wonderful walks and sourcing antiques. With all our local knowledge, we hope to enable you to participate in and appreciate all that this wonderful area has to offer.For Guest reviews and comments please see the following link at Trip Advisor

Painswick is set amidst glorious countryside renowned for its wonderful walks right on our doorstep, large areas of National Trust woodlands, panoramic views and the Cotswold Way footpath which meanders its way through the village. Many historic houses, golf courses and famous Cotswold Market Towns are within easy reach and the elegant Spa towns of Cheltenham and Bath offer luxurious shopping. A fifteen minute drive takes you to Tetbury, a paradise for anyone with an interest in antiques.

Byfield House – Winner Best B&B   Cotswold Tourism Awards 2012