Self Catering in Dorset - Sherborne
Sleeps a maximum of: 8
Pricing From: £740.00 - 1700.00
1 OF 4 BARN CONVERSIONS FURNISHED TO A HIGH STANDARD SITUATED IN A COURTYARD SETTING AND SURROUNDED BY PEACEFUL GROUNDS 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 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 directly onto a network of footpaths where you will be free to walk and take in the stunning scenery. 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. Amenities: all properties have ample parking.
Bed linen electric towels and central heating included. Location: lake fishing 4 miles. Beaches at Lyme Regis and Weymouth within a 35 minute drive.
Village shop 0.5 mile 2 pubs 0.5 mile.
Owl Cottage offers FOUR bedrooms: all on the first floor 2 doubles one with en-suite with shower over bath and WC 1 twin bedroom and 1 bunk bedroom. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC. Downstairs WC.
Lounge/kitchen/diner: with TV DVD woodburner and patio doors leading to the courtyard. Kitchen with Aga 2 ring electric hob microwave fridge freezer dishwasher and washer/dryer. Amenities: regret no pets in this property.
Other properties at Folke Manor Farm include FOLWR FOLWO and FOLKI.
Services / Facilities:
Open fire / woodburner | Games / Play facilities | Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Towels included | Cot available | Highchair available
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Sherborne area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Sherborne Castle - 2 miles (Historic House)
Sherborne Old Castle - 2.2 miles (Castle)
Sherborne Abbey Church - 2.3 miles (Historic Church)
Oborne, St Cuthbert's Church - 2.8 miles (Historic Church)
Stock Gaylard House - 4.1 miles (Historic House)
Stock Gaylard, St Barnabas Church - 4.1 miles (Historic Church)
Minterne Magna, St Andrew's Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church)
Minterne Gardens - 5.7 miles (Garden)
Stockwood, St Edwold Church - 5.7 miles (Historic Church)
Cerne Abbas Giant - 7.3 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Nearest Alternative Cottages
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