Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
New Barn is situated on the edge of the picturesque village of Broad Chalke in the renowned Chalke Valley. The cottage has a wonderful southerly outlook over water meadows, the river and the church tower beyond. Enjoy wonderful walking, cycling and nature rambling directly from the property along a variety of tracks and paths into the surrounding hills and explore the chalk downland.
New Barn has a downstairs double bedroom and twin beds upstairs. The property also has a fully fitted kitchen, bath and shower and a small living room area.
The cottage has a large garden which is shared with the owners who live next door.
The medieval city of Salisbury is little more than 10 minutes away and attractions here include Salisbury Cathedral, independent shops and market, theatre, cinema and restaurants. Stonehenge and Salisbury Plain are located just 25 minutes away and are popular with visitors.
The pretty village offers a pub and a combined shop, Post Office and Coffee shop.The cottage is an excellent base to visit historic Salisbury, Stonehenge, Bath and the coast. Additional attractions further afield include Longleat, Stourhead and Winchester.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth 48 km, Nearest railway: Salisbury 14 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The Central Southern England region
The Chalke Valley lies 9 miles to the West of Salisbury between Wilton and Shaftesbury. The Region is known for its unspoilt countryside yet it provides easy access to the South Coast, Wales and the West Country.
The Coast is 30 miles South and offers the visitor beautiful beaches, the Isle of Wight and the important and historic ports of Portsmouth and Southampton. Bournemouth and Poole offer visitors fine beaches, Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island-home of the Red Squirrel.
The classic Georgian town of Bath is 40 miles North and its fine architecture is not to be missed. Bristol is some 50 miles away whilst the markets towns of Devizes and Marlborough are also within easy reach.
Salisbury Plain and World Heritage Site, Stonehenge are just 15 miles away. Perhaps equally important megalithic stone circles can also been seen at Avebury.
To the East, a visit to the medieval city of Winchester is also recommended. The City has a fine Cathedral and is home to The Great Hall and King Arthur's Round Table.
New Barn is situated on the edge of the picturesque traditional village of Broad Chalke in the renowned Chalke Valley. Visitors can walk, cycle or drive from the property along a variety of tracks and paths into the surrounding hills and explore the chalk downland.
A walk around the village offers something for everyone:
Some wonderful old houses including Cecil Beaton's home.
A Sports Hall including floodlit tennis.
Watercress beds where you can buy fresh watercress.
A village shop, Post Office and Coffee shop with information point and free wifi.
A village pub
The Chalke Valley offers yet more interesting places for walking, bird spotting, cycling, shooting and fishing as well as some wonderful old pubs.
The medieval city of Salisbury is little more than 10 minutes away and attractions here include Salisbury Cathedral, independent shops a market, theatre, cinema and restaurants. Stonehenge and Salisbury Plain are located just 25 minutes away and are popular with visitors.