Middle Barn Ref 8277
House | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Middle Barn is a quality detached barn conversion set a mile from the town of Launceston, on the Devon/Cornwall border. There is one double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. There is also an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with large patio doors onto the attractive terraced garden outside. There is off road parking for two cars. With the north coast beaches an easy drive, as well as NT Lydford Gorge, Bodmin Moor, Dartmoor and the Eden Project all within easy reach, Middle Barn makes a wonderful romantic retreat, all year round.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1)|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden|
Underfloor heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, 32” LCD TV with Freeview, DVD player. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for two cars. Enclosed lawned garden to front and rear with garden furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles.
The West Country region
Cornwall's visitors are constantly tempted back to the beautiful coastline, tiny fishing villages, hidden coves and the world-class surfing. Whatever the reason, Cornwall has long cemented its place as one of Britain's premier holiday destinations.
Launceston is situated on the Devon and Cornwall border and is dominated by the ruins of a Norman castle which sits high above the town. Launceston also offers wonderful architecture including exquisite Georgian buildings. Just three miles away is the Tamar Otter Park and taking a trip on the steam train from Launceston through the beautiful Kensey Valley on a 5 mile round trip is essential. Other places to visit are the stunning Dartmoor and Bodmin Moor and with delightful seaside towns nearby, Launceston is a perfect base all year round.
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26 Aug 2013
"Picturesque and Relaxing"
We enjoyed our stay at Middle Barn. It was a wonderful restful place with access to many interesting places. Our stay was way too short. The owners made us feel very welcome.… More
22 Aug 2013
A beautiful cottage in a peaceful country setting. The cottage was very tastefully decorated to a very high standard. Although Daisy our Border Collie chose not to use the dog run it is a brilliant id… More
29 Jul 2013
"location, location, location."
Wonderful week in this beautiful , comfortable barn. Excellent views, prime location for touring Cornwall. Lovely warm welcome from Lizzie and a bottle of chillled wine was very much appreciated. We … More
30 May 2013
Excellennt lodge, excellent owners! only thing missing is a hot tub! Will 100% be returning!… More
15 May 2013
"Lovely rural retreat in Cornwall"
This barn conversion is on a hill overlooking a valley with wonderful views of farmlands and part of Launceston. It is spacious and well appointed with oven, hot plates, microwave, toaster and washing machine. Accesss is via a bitumen driveway with a good parking area adjacent to the barn. You can enjoy a walk along a path through wooded area at the bottom of the farm.
The barn has underfloor heating which maintained a constant cosy temperature throughout our stay. There is also a good towel warmer in the bathroom. Shower over bath but the bath is shaped to provide a good standing area for showering which is really good. The bed was comfortable.
The barn is beautifully presented and welcoming. It provides a great base from which to explore Cornwall and adjacent Devon, with Tintagel and Port Isaac about 40 minutes away, The Eden Project about 45 minutes drive and Lands End about 1hr 40 minutes away. Alternatively the barn also provides a pleasant relaxing environment and if the weather turns sour, it provides a cosy retreat with good TV options. There is no WiFi access so I had to detach from the internet and relax for the week.
Overall this barn provides a lovely rural retreat in Cornwall and we would love to come back some day.
2 Apr 2013
Just arrived back from a lovely three nights at middle barn.The barn was faultless sparkerley clean tastefully decorated, and the most compfy bed, nice and cosy.Arrived to a warm welcome from the owner, who I might add didnt bother us but we could contact if needed.Arrived to a nice cold bottle of wine and many extras we didnt expect.The veiws were stunning, situated on top a hill over looking fields and some woods, our yorkshire terrier loved the walks in the woods, we see lots of dears in the wood to.All in all a truley lovely place.The town was five mins walk away but to be quite honest I would'nt bother.We didnt use any of the local pubs as we felt they all looked a bit rough.A car is a must as you will need to travel to go out for the day.
14 Mar 2013
"Delightful retreat for two."
We really enjoyed our peaceful week at Middle Barn. It had everything we needed with extras you wouldn't expect. Beautifully furnished and excellent location and not being on top of the owners wa… More
11 Dec 2012
No problems with booking or access. Launceston is not an exciting holiday location, but both coasts and several attractions are within reasonable distance. The cottage and it's situation are gr… More
4 Sep 2012
"A secluded oasis of peace and quiet"
The cottage was the ideal break for us, our newborn daughter and our energetic dog, BamBam! The property was beautifully decorated and cleaned to a very high standard and we arrived to tea, coffee and… More
31 Jul 2012
My boyfriend and I stayed here for 1 week with our two doggies and it was just perfect. The Barn is of 5 star standard and we have travelled extensively. Location is ideal for sight seeing in Cornwa… More
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