Located in Beaminster, Dorset
The Barn is a holiday cottage in Chedington, Dorset, sleeping 4 set on a working farm in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
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 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 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.
Beaminster is a small town in West Dorset which retains a village feel and is located at the head of the valley of the River Brit. The town is home to the Beaminster Festival, an annual event of music and art. This is usually a 9 day event held in late June and 2013 will see its 18th year. Recently, West Dorset has been voted the most popular area of outstanding natural beauty by the readers of National Country Walking Magazine. Now you can explore the area in the company of Llamas with guided Trekking, Rambling and Walking Tours with UK Llamas based just outside of Beaminster. Or try your hand at disc golf at Whitcombe Disc Golf Course, where the British Open Disc Championship has been held. Just think of playing golf but with a frisbee! Famous faces you may see in the town include Martin Clunes who has now been a resident of the area for many years.Read more
For eating out there are several choices. Most notable perhaps, is the Wild Garlic which is run by Mat Follas, the winner of BBC Masterchef a few years back. For a quicksnack why not drop into the Ann Day Gallery and Coffee Shop, miximg art with a good cup of tea and cake.Read less
Bristol is 37 miles away
Exeter is 38 miles away
Bournemouth is 48 miles away