2 Bedroom (Sleeps 4) Cottage in Biddestone, Chippenham

Barn End - a spacious cottage set in mature grounds in a conservation village near Bath. Ideal for Exploring Wiltshire, North Somerset and the Cotswolds. Dogs are welcome by special arrangements
At a glance: Child Friendly, Wifi, Parking, Garden.
Reference: P217942 - Book via Simply Owners and pay no booking fees or extra charges

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Owner: Robert Davis
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Overview

  • Property Type: Cottage
  • Location: Biddestone, Chippenham
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2 Bedroom
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Minimum nights stay: 3
  • Low season price per night: £130
  • High season price per night: £150
  • Average price per night:£125
  • Property Rating: 5/5 Average Rating (11 Reviews)
  • Please contact the owner directly to confirm the price and availability

Description



A warm welcome awaits you at Barn End - a spacious cottage set in mature grounds and furnished to a high standard. It is part of The Barn, a 300 year old building which was originally a stable barn for working horses on the former Manor Farm. Barn End is close to the heart of the charming conservation village of Biddestone in an area of outstanding natural beauty. There is a village pub which serves food and a wide range of eating places from Restaurants and Gastro Pubs to 'take aways' available within a few miles. The historic local town, Corsham with its range of unusual shops, is two miles away.

Biddestone is situated on the SE edge of the Cotswolds with its pale golden stone that makes the village so warm and distinctive. The centre boasts of gracious houses and cottages around a village green and duckpond

We are within easy reach of the Georgian City of Bath, designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site and the Park and Ride site is situated very conveniently for Biddestone.

Whatever your interests, we are ideally placed for exploring the Cotswolds, Wiltshire and Somerset. Nearby are the delightful villages of Lacock and Castle Combe. Archeological interests can be met with Ancient Monuments such as Stone Henge, Stone Circles such as Avebury and several Chalk White Horses.

In this this beautiful historic area there are numerous Gardens, Nurseries and Country Houses to visit as restrictions ease. The woods and fields in the nearby Bybrook Vally provide a variety of shade and gentle walks. If you yearn to shop, Bath is renowned for its many exciting specialist shops and there is a big Designer Outlet Shopping Centre at Swindon. A Farm Shop, Sainsburys, Morrisons and Lidl are all under 15 mins drive from the Cottage.

Children are welcome and we have a cot and high chair available. We have a Holistic Massage Therapist available at Barn End if you need some gentle relaxation.

We normally offer weekly holidays from Friday each week but long weekend and midweek breaks can also be arranged



These are some of the things guests guests like to do as they open up:
Visit the pretty local villages: such as Castle Coombe famous for the films Dr Doolittle and War Horse. Lacock for the films Cranford, Pride and Prejudice, Mayor of Casterbridge and Harry Potter and Biddestone for Agatha Raisin.

Visit Gardens and Nurseries: Westonbirt Arboretum, the Courts at Holt, the grounds of Stourhead, gardens open under the Yellow Book scheme.

Visit Buildings of Interest: Dyrham Park, Great Chalfield Manor, Tyntesfield, Bowood, Lacock Abbey, Farleigh Hungerford Castle

Visit unique ancient sites: Stone Henge, Avebury Stone Circle, Chalk `Hillside White Horses

Explore local industrial archeological sites: Brunel's SS Great Britain, Kennet & Avon Canal with its 26 locks at Devizes, Crofton Beam Engine, Railway Museum

Explore local walks: from the Cottage the local Bybrook Valley, in Bath the Skyline Walks and city centre walking tours, the Wiltshire Downs, Maps and descriptions are always available.

Children's favourites include: Longleat Animal Park, Wookey Hole and Cheddar Caves, Swindon Railway Museum, Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, We the curious - Bristol Science Museum for Kids


11 Reviews - 5/5 Average Rating

Such a Lovely Cottage

By Simon and Tina on 04-Sep-2021

Such a lovely Cottage. So handy. Bob is very helpful and friendly. Had a great stay and would recommend to friends and family. 5 Star!!

5 of of 5

A Wonderful Cottage and Location

By James and Helen on 30-Aug-2021

Wonderful Cottage and location. Thanks Bob and Mamadou for welcoming us and giving us great suggestions for our visits.

5 of of 5

What a Beautiful Cottage

By Rosalind and Margeret on 30-Aug-2021

What a beautiful cottage for a mother and daughter escape. Bob and Mamadou were so friendly and helpful We would love to return and will highly recommend it. Thank you so much

5 of of 5

Prices

Short Breaks Start Friday or Monday minimum 3 or 4nts
May/June Early Summer 7 nights £750
May/June 3 or 4 nights 145 per night
July/August High Summer 7 nights £850
July/August 3 or 4 nights 150 per night
Sept/Oct Early Autumn 7 nights £650
Sept/Oct 3 or 4 nights 140 per night
Weeks Start Friday to Friday
Short Breaks Start Friday or Monday

Location

Suitability

Children Welcome

Facilities

Refrigerator
Hob
Oven
Microwave
Dishwasher
Pantry Items
Coffee Maker
Toaster
Dining Seats
Dining Room
Internet
Heating
Linens Provided
Washing Machine
Tumble Dryer
Parking
Living Room
Hairdryer
Ironing Board
Television
Games
Books
Garden
Massage

Theme

Away from it all
Family
Historic
Romantic
Tourist attractions