Folke Manor Wren,

Sherborne (2mls S), Dorset
Visit Britain rating: 4 stars
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Complex of properties
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Indoor swimming pool
Swimming pool
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
12 more
Property code: FOLWR

1 OF 4 BARN CONVERSIONS, FURNISHED TO A HIGH STANDARD, INDOOR HEATED LEISURE POOL, SITUATED IN A COURTYARD SETTING AND SURROUNDED BY PEACEFUL GROUNDS SLEEPS 5+1

1 DOG WELCOME BETWEEN SEPTEMBER AND MARCH INCLUSIVE

6 NIGHTS COMMENCING 25 SEPTEMBER 2016 WAS FROM £745 NOW FROM £635

Set within the peaceful grounds of the owner's farm and located a short drive from Sherborne, these delightful barns have been converted and furnished to a high standard and are situated in a courtyard setting. The design of the cottages gives the feel of a warm and welcoming farm cottage, most with woodburners and all with delightful, detailed finishing touches.

The area itself is beautiful and offers a wealth of attractions to suit all tastes including pretty villages, sandy beaches and a coastline which has World Heritage status. There are many National Trust properties and gardens that are all well worth a visit including Stourhead, Montacute Kingston Lacy, Corfe Castle, Hardy's Cottage and Studland Beach and Nature Reserve. In addition to this the towns of Dorchester, Sherborne and Yeovil are easily accessible and there are many attractions to visit including Monkey World, The Tank Museum, a Sea Life Centre, Abbotsbury Swannery and Longleat. For golf enthusiasts, there is a golf course 300 yards away but if golf is not your game there are many other country pursuits within easy reach.

Leisure facilities: shared indoor heated leisure pool (4' deep throughout) perfect for the summer and winter alike, the pool is open 8.30am-8pm every day however private bookings are taken occasionally, further information and timetables can be found onsite, the pool is also open to non-residents by prior arrangement. Outside: the grounds offer stunning views of the surrounding countryside as well as two large lakes which attract a wealth of wildlife including herons, badgers, kingfishers, woodpeckers and swans. At the bottom of the gardens and beyond the lakes is a gate, which leads direct onto a network of footpaths where you will be free to walk and take in the stunning scenery. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available. Location: lake fishing 4 miles. Beaches at Lyme Regis and Weymouth within a 45 minute drive. Village shop 0.5 mile, 2 pubs 0.5 mile.

The accommodation offers THREE bedrooms: all on the first floor 1 double with en-suite  shower over bath and WC, 1 twin bedroom and 1 single bedroom with pull-out bed. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC. Downstairs WC. Lounge/diner: with TV, DVD and woodburner. Kitchen: with cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: private patio area with seating. Amenities: 1 well behaved dog welcome between September and March inclusive only.

Dogs fees are charged per dog 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.

This property joined our collection in 2007 and is managed by Belinda.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 4 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.2
Overall equipment
4.5
Overall comfort
4.2
Overall location
4.8

Reviewed by Gary, 30th July 2016

The cottage was homely and comfortable with stunning views. The owners had equipped the cottage extremely well, and had a welcome box of wine, biscuits, tea and milk, which we found very thoughtful.

Reviewed by Alison, 7th February 2016

We had a lovely time at the cottage. The swimming pool was fantastic and we had a very peaceful stay in beautiful surroundings. Thank you.

Photos

Shared leisure pool
View towards the cottages
Open-plan lounge/diner leading to kitchen
Lounge area with woodburner
Dining area
Kitchen
Double bedroom with en-suite shower over bath
En-suite bathroom with shower over
Twin bedroom
Shared children
Some of the picturesque grounds and views

Location


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