The Stable and Hayloft are 2 barn conversions (finished Sept 09 and April 11) situated in the Village of Whitchurch Canonicorum in the peaceful, picturesque Marshwood Vale, within an area of outstanding natural beauty. They are about 10 steps apart so can be let together for groups of 13.
Both have open plan kitchens, dining rooms and lounges leading onto patio area and lawns with views over the countryside. The Stable has two doubles (1 en suite) and one twin bedrooms. The Hayloft has1 double room on the ground floor, a double ensuite and triple ensuite room upstairs.
It is ideal for families to explore the surrounding area and beautiful Jurassic coastline especially for fossil hunting.
|Size||Sleeps up to 13, 6 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter, Nearest railway: Axminster|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (5), Double beds (4), Cots (2)|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
Parking for 2 cars next to each house.
VISIT BRITAIN 4 STAR RATED NOVEMBER 2013
WIFI available at the Five Bells Pub in the village ( 5 min walk)
Visit the World Heritage Jurassic Coast at Charmouth, Lyme Regis and West Bay or venture further to the Chesil Beach, Abbotsbury and Weymouth or the many villages along the coast. Go west into Devon for Seaton, Beer, Branscombe or Sidmouth. Visit Pecorama, the Donkey Sanctuary, the Swannery, Gardens and Children’s Farm at Abbotsbury or many other attractions locally. Forde Abbey, Cricket St Thomas Wildlife Park, Crealy Park Athelhampton House and many more are worth a visit. Walking is popular along the South West Coastal Path and Golden Cap, the highest point on the South Coast or Pilsdon Pen one of the highest hills inland.
The Five Bells Pub is 100 yards up the street where the local Palmers Brewery beer is on offer and guests can order a bar snack or meal. Good home cooked food in a friendly atmosphere or order a take away. Walk down Church path to visit the Shrine of St Wite in the Church, this is the only Church outside St Pauls Cathedral to have its own patron saint buried in the Church. The Village Hall and children’s play area is at the lower end of the village and many activities take place during the year in the Village, Farmhouse Breakfast in January, The Flower Festival in June, Village Fete in July and Flower Show in August to name a few. There is also St Georges Day Lunch, Dinner dances, Bingos, Whist Nights, Arts and Crafts all held in the hall and musical nights held in the Church regularly