Barn | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 11
Newly Referbished Mutton Barn offers 5 star luxurious accomodation and boasts the best rural location for your holiday in Warwickshire.
Log Fire ~ Balcony Terrace ~ Private Location ~ Luxury Bathrooms ~ Games Room - Ipod Doc~ Plasma Tv ~ DVD ~ WIFI~ BBQ ~ Local Gastro Pub ~ Gateway to 125 Miles of Footpaths ~ Resident Barn Owls- 6 Miles Stratford Upon Avon..
Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty it's elevated position high up on Alne Hills affords breathtaking views of Warwickshires magnificent countryside, flanked on one side by ancient woodland the stage is set for your idyllic country holiday.
The bespoke kitchen is fully equipped including granite worksurfaces, gas range cooker, cooks island with chopping block, microwave and dishwasher.
A dining/breakfast area is incorporated into the kitchen, along with one side of the double sided log burner.
The marble floor runs throughout the kitchen,and continues into the cosy lounge, curl up on the sumptuous sofa in front of the log burner, for your entertainment a plasma tv, and dvd are provided.
From the lounge oak glazed doors which open out onto the patio area with BBQ for alfresco dinning and to help you un-wind at the end of your day, door from lounge to snug/tv room
Up stairs the emphasis is on the Luxurious Master suite with walk-in wardrobe, bathroom with his and her wash hand basins, walk in shower room, deep bathing tub and w/c. The master suite has a king bed and its own private balcony.
Three further bedrooms 2 share the luxury family bathroom, 1 en-suite both with kingsize beds all beds can be made up as singles.
|Size||Sleeps up to 11, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||9 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham international Bhx 50 km, Nearest railway: Henley in arden 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
Mutton Barn is converted to the highest of standards using only the finest materials, marble floors and solid oak Joinery are complemented with bespoke hand painted kitchen with Granite work surfaces designer bathrooms and fine furnishings.
We want you to be totally satisfied with your holiday accomodation and hope to provided all the things you might want to make your stay as comfortable as possible, should you have any special requirements please ask.
We will be happy to arrange champagne, chocolates or flowers for a loved one on arrival or make reservations for a special occasion on your behalf.
We provide a welcome basket on arrival
Towels and Linen are provided.
There is a separate out building for safe storage of leisure equipment should you require .
|Further details outdoors||
On The approach to Mutton Barn, you leave the public highway a category D road over a cattle grid and climb gently up a farm track (The Heart Of England Way) follow the track firstly through the new plantation the track then hugs the edge of the ancient Alne Woods as you turn the corner at the top of Alne Hills you will be greeted by Mutton Barn and the magnificent views before you.
The area is a walkers and cyclers paradise with The Heart Of England Way and the Arden Way at the garden gate, it is your gateway to over 125 miles of footpaths and bridle ways.
The barn stands on its own and is surrounded on all sides by beautiful countryside. Deemed as an area of outstanding natural beauty Alne Hills benefits from an abundance of native wildlife,
Watch Barn Owl Tv ! Owl cam installed 9/2/12 so you can now watch a marriage made in Heaven from the Mutton Barn lounge.
Buzzards fly high above often accompanied by other birds of prey, The resident Barn Owls hunt daily and we hope for a parliament of owletts again in 2011,
Watch as Deer wandering from the wood to feed in early morning and at dusk these include Red, Roe, Fallow and Muntjac.
Awaken to the sound of curlew as they warble over the hills.
Logs an initial supply is included additional supplies are available to purchase if required,
One medium sized dog or two small well behaved dogs are welcome . There is an additional charge of £30 per dog. a stair gate is provided dogs are not allowed beyond the ground floor and must not be left un-attended at the property please contact the owner at time of booking.
The Central England/Cotswolds region
Stratford upon Avon is 7 miles away Set in on the banks of the River Avon, the town of Stratford-Upon-Avon is steeped in history and culture. As the birthplace William Shakespeare, this is a popular tourist destination and is home to the world famous Royal Shakespeare company and its theatres.
The town boasts a variety of shopping and leisure facilities and has many quality restaurants and brasseries.
Within a short drive are the beautiful Cotswold villages of Chipping Campden and Broadway internationally renowned Hidcote Manor Garden, Moreton-in-Marsh with its famous Tuesday outdoor market, beautiful Batsford Arboretum; and not forgetting Warwick famous for its antique shops, tea rooms and magnificent medieval castle.
There are many outstanding National Trust houses and gardens nearby, including Charlecote Park, Packwood House, Baddesley Clinton, Upton House and Coughton Court.
Birmingham city centre, with its stylish shopping malls, restaurants and Symphony Hall, is about 20 minutes by train. The National Exhibition Centre just 20 miles by car
If you fancy a flutter on the Horses Stratford Upon Avon , Warwick And Cheltenham racecources are all close bye.
You will not run out of things to see and do in the area: gardens, castles, water parks, children's farm park, arboreteums, museums, fabulous walks, golf, boat hire, visit a haunted house, take a balloon ride, horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, fabulous farmers markets, horse racing, country pubs and more.
Stratford upon Avon
Is an idyllic rural hamlet between Alcester 4 miles and Stratford upon Avon 7 Alne Wood Barn sits high on top of Alne Hills and its gate opens directly on to the heart of England way 100 miles of footpath with the Arden way a furthur 26 miles of footpath crossing just a few hundred yards away. It is flanked on the west by Alne wood With it's beautiful canopy of ancient oaks and blessed with it's vibrant carpet of bluebells at springtime, So if you are looking for a very quiet rural retreat just minutes away from a major tourist town such as Stratford upon avon you need look no further.
Alcester is the quintessential English market town, an architectural gem with a lively community feel set in the attractive, rolling 'Shakespeare's Countryside', just seven miles west of Stratford-on-Avon, home of the Bard.
Situated on the River Arrow, its medieval street pattern survives almost intact, along with many ancient properties including the wonderful church of St Nicholas with its 14th century tower and the early 17th century town hall.
Alcester's history extends back to the Romans. The town has been the subject of numerous archaeological digs and is now one of the best understood Roman settlements in the country. See the History Section for more information.
Hot air balloon flights are available just down the road at Hazelor.
Magnificent stately home, gardens, parkland and famous adventure wood. A great day out for everyone.
makes a wonderful day out with something for everyone to enjoy. From the historic house steeped with family history, glorious gardens and two churches to visit in the grounds, to excellent restaurants for morning coffee, lunch and tea, gift shop, plant sales and Gunpowder Plot exhibition.
Alcester Heritage Centre
The Alcester Heritage Centre Explore everyday life in and around Roman Alcester more
Useful information and places to visit
The Huff Cap dog friendly gastro pub opened 2010 2 miles
Waitrose Supermarket 4 miles
Purity local micro brewery with brewery shop 1 miles
Alcester Town 4 Mile
Coughton Court 4 Miles
Ragley Hall 4 Miles
Stratford Upon Avon 6 Miles
Luxury Health Spa 5 Miles
Recommended Riding Stable 3 Miles
Warwick Castle 10 Miles
Kenilworth Castle 12 Miles
The Cotswolds 16 Miles
Birmingham City 20 Miles
Cadbury World 17 Miles
Bicester Village designer retail park 45 Miles
London City - 80 minutes train