Located in Beaminster, Dorset
The Barn is a detached barn conversion is located on a working farm in West Dorset and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
The Barn is a detached barn conversion cottage in West Dorset. The cottage is all on the ground floor and sleeps four people in a double bedroom, a twin room and a family shower room. It also contains a fitted kitchen with a dining area and a sitting room with a woodburning stove. Outside is off road parking and a patio garden with furniture. Set in beautiful countryside, The Barn is a superb retreat on a working farm in West Dorset.
The Barn is a single-storey barn conversion next to the owner's farmhouse set in the beautiful countryside of West Dorset just outside the small village of Cheddington. Close to the border of East Somerset, this working sheep and cattle farm is located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The local pub is a short stroll from the cottage and the area is covered in numerous scenic walks. There are many attractive and interesting villages to explore in the area or head to the coast and explore the sands at Lyme Regis or West Bay where they filmed Broadchurch.
The accommodation at The Barn is all on the ground floor and comprises of living room with a woodburning stove, Freeview TV, DVD player, selection of games and books and WiFi. The kitchen has a dining area and comes equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. There are two bedrooms arranged as a king-size double and a twin. There is a shower room with a shower cubicle, basin and toilet. A travel cot and high chair can be provided upon request.
Outside there is a small, enclosed patio complete with furniture. There is off-road parking for two cars and your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Oil central heating with woodburning stove
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and games
- Fuel, power and starter pack for stove included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Travel cot and highchair on request
- Off-road parking for 2 cars
- Small enclosed patio with furniture
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop 3 miles, pub 8 mins walk
- Note: The water comes from a natural spring which is regularly tested
- Note: This is a working farm with the farmyard next to the patio
- There may be associated farm smells and sounds
- Note: Rides in the owner's vintage Daimler by arrangement
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.