About the property
QUAINT 17TH CENTURY GRADE II LISTED BARN, WITH MANY ORIGINAL FEATURES
Situated conveniently on the Dorset and Somerset border, between the historic towns of Wincanton and Sherborne, an ideal base for touring. Explore this beautiful area, from the ancient Roman City of Bath to the prehistoric Jurassic Coast with its numerous stunning beaches. The owner lives opposite the property but privacy is assured.
The village of North Cheriton is designated as a conservation area, with its ancient pound and village stocks. Numerous circular walks give breathtaking views across this quiet countryside. Countless day trips are a short drive from the property, including the popular Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovilton, Haynes Motor Museum, Cheddar and Wookey Caves, a wealth of National Trust properties and the always popular Longleat House and Safari Park. Enjoy the meandering streets of Sherborne where you are bound to find a memento of your stay; overlooked by its two castles, it is home for numerous events throughout the year, from its country fair to open air concerts. Farm activities: guests are welcome to help the owners feed the ducks, chickens, Shetland ponies and Zwarbles sheep.
The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: 1 spacious master double and 1 twin. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC, on the first-floor. Lounge/diner: you are welcomed into this room through the stable door. Spacious open-plan room offering ample seating, TV with Freeview, DVD and woodburner. Kitchen: and breakfast room reached via one step from the lounge, offering electric cooker and hob, washer/dryer, dishwasher, fridge with ice compartment and microwave. Amenities: off-road parking for 1 car. Bed linen, towels, electric, first basket of logs, central heating and wi-fi included. 1 dog welcome 2nd by arrangement. Regret no smoking within the property. Location: beach is a pleasant 1 hour drive, shop within 2 miles and pub within 1 mile.
Dogs are charged at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.