Located in Beaminster, Dorset
Marles Farmhouse is a beautifully converted farmhouse in Salwayash that is pet friendly, has a games room and can sleep twelve people in six bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 12
- Bedrooms: 6
- Bathrooms: 5
- Pet Friendly: 2
Marles Farmhouse is a beautifully converted, pet-friendly, farmhouse in the quiet village of Salwayash in Dorset. Scenic and secluded yet with easy access to the town and coast, this fabulous family farmhouse sleeps up to twelve people in six bedrooms – on the first floor are two king-size doubles with en suite bathrooms, two twins, one adult bunk room and two shower rooms. On the ground floor are a further twin room and shower room making this property suitable for those who are less mobile. The sitting room with a wood-burning stove is spacious, whilst the huge kitchen with a dining area is the real heart of the home. A family games room with table football and piano will keep the family busy on those not so sunny days. The outside space is no less impressive, peaceful and surrounded by fields, with a large sun terrace, table chairs and BBQ to the front and an enclosed lawned area with a climbing frame and swings to the rear.
Marles Farmhouse is a fabulous, detached, stone-built holiday home located about one mile from the village of Salwayash on the edge of the Marshwood Vale set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The location is peaceful and secluded with no near neighbours and the property was completely renovated in 2015 to include a modern interior to complement the original 19th-century building with its beams, thick stone walls and fireplace. This house allows large families or groups of friends to holiday together with ease with a huge, well-equipped kitchen with an integrated dining area that will happily seat all 12 guests. Although set in the countryside the coast at West Bay, Bridport and Charmouth are all within 10 miles of the property. There are many great walks to explore which can be enjoyed with your pets as Marles Farmhouse also accepts two well-behaved dogs. A pub lies less than 1 mile from the property.
The accommodation at Marles Farmhouse comprises a sitting room with a woodburning stove with Smart TV, Blu-ray player, DVD player and WiFi-enabled throughout. There is a second family/games room, again with a wood burner to give you more options for relaxation and socialising as well as an external games barn to enjoy. The kitchen has an integrated dining area and a utility equipped with a large range cooker with double oven, microwave, fridge, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer as well as a range of accessories and utensils. Also on the ground floor is a twin bedroom and a shower room with basin and toilet making this an excellent choice for those with limited mobility. Up to the first floor where there are 5 further bedrooms. There are two king-size doubles with en suite shower rooms, two twin bedrooms that can also be made up as super king-size doubles upon request and an adult bunk room. There are two further bathrooms, one with bath with shower over, basin and toilet and one with bath, basin and toilet. A cot and highchair can be made available upon request.
Outside is an enclosed garden complete with furniture and a barbecue and a children's area with a climbing frame and swing as well as an open-fronted garage with table tennis. There is off-road parking for up to 6 cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Central heating, underfloor heating with wood burning stove
- Microwave, fridge, fridge-freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV with Blu-ray, DVD, WiFi, Phone, Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and highchair available on request
- Off-road parking for six cars
- Enclosed garden with a barbecue
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome, Sorry no smoking
- Pub less than 1 mile from the property
- Note: This property has a private water supply that is tested regularly
- Note: Check-in time at 4pm
Beaminster is a small, picturesque town in the heart of West Dorset's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The town has many local artists living here. In fact, the Beaminster Festival held in late June celebrates local artists and much more. Beaminster has two supermarkets, craft shops, and a cafe. Natural beauty is all around this town and an array of walks to explore either by foot or by bike. If you prefer to try something a little more unusual, explore the area in the company of Llamas or Donkey Walking Adventures. Mapperton House and Gardens is not only beautiful but is also free to RHS members. It lies just a short distance away and is a great day out. It is no stranger to featuring in films, you may have seen it in Daphne Du Maurier's "Rebecca". Famous faces you may see in the town include Martin Clunes who has now been a resident of the area for many years.