HS2 Contractors Accommodation
Milestone cottages for HS2 Contractors Accommodation

Do you require comfortable and relaxing accommodation for your workforce? At Briary Cottages, we have seven spacious cottages that can be used as HS2 contractors accommodation for those working in Northamptonshire and the Midlands.

These cottages are located at the idyllic Illets Farm in Radstone, only two miles from Brackley, Northamptonshire. Many HS2 contractors choose Briary Cottages because we offer easy access to Silverstone, Banbury, Buckingham, Bicester and many other important places in the Northamptonshire area.   

Our 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom cottages are perfect for HS2 contractors who are looking to relax in comfort after a hard day’s work.

Our seven cottages and amenities

Oak Cottage

Our one-bedroom Oak Cottage comes with a picturesque garden view, a modern, well-equipped kitchen, and dining and lounge area. Open the French doors and marvel at the ancient and scenic woodland!  

Sycamore Cottage

Sycamore Cottage also offers a magnificent view of the ancient woodland right on your doorstep. This one-bedroom cottage is equipped with a double bed and a luxurious wet room. 

Rowan Cottage

Rowan Cottage features a double bed with a superbly designed wet room. You can also access Freeview TV and your favourite Netflix shows, and prepare food in the modern and fully equipped kitchen.  

Willow Cottage

Willow Cottage is ideal for HS2 workers. It comes with king-sized or twin beds and is the perfect accommodation for families with small children. You can cook your meals in the fully equipped kitchen and relax while you eat in the spacious dining area. You can also spend time walking in the surrounding countryside or just sit back and watch TV.

Milestone Cottage

Our Milestone Cottage boasts two bedrooms and a family-sized wet room. It also has a modern, functional kitchen and dining table. You and your family will undoubtedly enjoy spending time breathing in the fresh country air before relaxing while you watch your favourite TV shows.    

Maple Cottage

Maple Cottage is our two-bedroom accommodation with disabled access, dedicated parking and a level area suitable for wheelchairs. Besides the spacious bedrooms, this cottage also has a contemporary and fully equipped kitchen, dining table and smart TV. 

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Pepper Cottage

Pepper Cottage is our most spacious HS2 contractors’ accommodation, with three bedrooms as well as wheelchair access. It has an open layout, fully equipped kitchen, dining table, smart TV and WiFi. The beautiful garden is also the perfect setting for a barbeque.     

As you can see, our cottages would be ideal HS2 accommodation, and they all come with the benefit of the following amenities:

  • Dining table with up to six seats
  • Nearby footpaths and bridleways – perfect for nature walks or runs
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen with modern appliances, including a coffee machine, electric oven, microwave and fridge
  • Landscaped gardens that are ideal for a BBQ
  • Pocket sprung mattresses
  • Secure parking with private electric gates
  • Smart TV (Freeview and Netflix)
  • Underfloor heating generated by our natural ground heat sources
  • Washing machine
  • Regular weekly cleaning

Things to Do in Brackley

Briary Cottages are located in Brackley, a market town that can trace its history back to the 11th century. If you happen to be an F1 aficionado, you may catch a glimpse of the Petronas Formula One team at Silverstone. Brackley is also near Buckingham, Banbury and Bicester, whose castles and monuments are all well worth a visit.

In your free time, you may wish to explore the following local attractions.  

Brackley – HS2 Contractors’  Accommodation

Briary Cottages are in Brackley, a market town dating back to 1086 and home to a number of historical structures. The renowned 18th-century English architect William Kent created the Temple of Ancient Virtue and the Temple of British Worthies.


Silverstone – HS2 Contractors’  Accommodation 

If you are a fan of the British Grand Prix, F1 or MotoGP, don’t miss out on the opportunity to visit the Silverstone circuit. You can also test your driving skills by hiring out one of the many luxury sports cars or motorbikes available here.       


Banbury – HS2 Contractors’  Accommodation 

The market town of Banbury is not only prosperous, it is also rich in history and culture. There are lots of interesting sites to visit, including the medieval Broughton Castle. In addition, if you are interested in birds of prey, you may wish to stay at the Fir Tree Falconry.       


Buckingham – HS2 Contractors’  Accommodation 

Our cottages are located close to Buckingham’s monuments, including the Church of St Peter and St Paul, the Medieval Chantry Chapel and the Old Goal. Buckingham’s Old Gaol is an 18th-century Gothic building that has been used as a police station, fire station, antique shop and café until finally becoming a museum. 

Also, don’t forget to visit the 18th-century Stowe Estate that is home to a number of monuments built by famous landscape architects, including William Kent.


Bicester – HS2 Contractors’  Accommodation 

Trading in the market town of Bicester began hundreds of years ago. Today, it caters to tourists who are on the lookout for tax-free designer products.

Bicester is also home to several historical buildings, such as St Edburg’s Church and Blenheim Palace, a UNESCO heritage site. 

Our HS2 contractors’ accommodation also includes access to a beautiful 200-acre countryside farm and enchanting woodland area where you can enjoy a leisurely walk or, if you are feeling a little more energetic, an exhilarating run.     

Briary Cottages are ideal for HS2 contractors who want to rest and relax after a hard day’s work. In fact, our comfortable and relaxing accommodation, the beautiful scenery, and the countryside views are among the many reasons why people often make return visits.  

If you are looking for HS2 contractors’ accommodation in Northampton and the Midlands, don’t hesitate to contact us via email or telephone.