The Hayloft at Oakwood Barn
The Hayloft offers luxury self-contained accommodation over 2 floors of a modern barn conversion. There are 2 rooms the king sized "Hayloft" and the double "Croft" which can be interconnected to sleep up to 4. Nestled on Grange Farm in rolling Berkshire countryside only 2 miles north of Newbury easily accessed from M4/A34.
It is a great base for weekend break / holiday - lots of attractions nearby Racecourse Highclere castle buisness stop-over - Close to Vodafone headquarters
**The Hayloft is rather 'tucked' away on Grange Farm - we strongly recommend that you use our detailed directions at the end of the web site. Some SatNavs will not find us - Garmin systems have taken guests well out of their way. Google maps show the correct position just type 'Hayloft B&B RG14 2TF'.** The Newbury area offers great days out for all the family to enjoy.
Feel history brought alive Highclere Castle of Downton Abbey fame Shaw house and Basildon Park. Have a thrilling day out at the Newbury Races. Be entertained at one of three theatres in and around the town or watch the latest movies at the seven screen cinema in the town centre.
The area offers superb fishing on the River Kennet inspiring walks across the Berkshire Downs or relaxing trips on the Kennet and Avon Canal. At no cost at all you can explore Donnington Castle, Greenham Common, and Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre. Discover interesting and diverse towns and villages each with their own special character.
Newbury is a charming historic market town home to Newbury Racecourse and many interesting buildings. Thatcham and Hungerford are both on the A4 the Kennet and Avon Canal and the main line station from London. Each have plenty to offer those staying in the area or looking for a day out with excellent shopping markets exciting attractions and leisure facilities.
Relax and recharge in one of the fine eating out establishments offering fine cuisine locally sourced produce and a warm welcome. Further afield it is a great place to explore places such as Oxford Windsor Winchester to name but a few places within a 30-40 minutes journey.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Newbury area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Shaw-cum-Donnington, St Mary's Church - 1.4 miles (Historic Church)
Shaw House - 1.5 miles (Historic House)
Donnington Castle - 1.7 miles (Castle)
West Berkshire Museum - 2.2 miles (Museum)
Newbury, St Nicholas Church - 2.3 miles (Historic Church)
Boxford, St Andrew's Church - 3.7 miles (Historic Church)
Welford, St Gregory's Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church)
Welford Park - 5.2 miles (Garden)
Wickham, St Swithun's Church - 5.8 miles (Historic Church)
Sandham Memorial Chapel - 6.1 miles (Historic Church)
Other Nearby Accommodation
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