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Kingfisher Cottage - village 'barn conversion' nr Sherborne, garden, woodburner

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Kingfisher Cottage - parking for up to 3 cars, patio, garden, decking by stream
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Kingfisher Cottage - parking for up to 3 cars, patio, garden, decking by stream
Large lounge with woodburner, widescreen tv, Sky+, wifi, underfloor heating etc.
Large 'farmhouse' kitchen, table/chairs seat 8, American F/F, double oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher
Kingfisher Cottage - parking for up to 3 cars, patio, garden, decking by stream
Kingfisher Cottage - parking for up to 3 cars, patio, garden, decking by stream
Kingfisher on decking by stream!
Large lounge with woodburner, widescreen tv, Sky+, wifi, underfloor heating etc
Large lounge with woodburner (free logs), widescreen tv, Sky+, wifi, underfloor heating etc.
Large lounge/dining room with woodburner, widescreen TV, Sky+ inc Movies & Sport, underfloor heating
Large lounge/dining room with woodburner, widescreen TV, Sky+ inc Movies & Sport, underfloor heating
Large 'farmhouse' kitchen, table/chairs seat 8, American F/F, double oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher
Large 'farmhouse' kitchen, table/chairs seat 8, American F/F, double oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher
Large 'farmhouse' kitchen, table/chairs seat 8, American F/F, double oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher
Large 'farmhouse' kitchen, table/chairs seat 8, American F/F, double oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher
Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, sink etc
Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, sink etc
Downstairs cloakroom with toilet & basin
oak stairs
Bedroom 1 with kingsize double bed, en-suite, tv
Bedroom 1 with kingsize double bed, en-suite, tv
Bedroom 1 with kingsize double bed, en-suite, tv
En-suite to Bedroom 1 with shower, toilet, basin
En-suite to Bedroom 1 with shower, toilet, basin
Bedroom 2 with kingsize double bed, en-suite + single futon
Bedroom 2 with kingsize double bed, en-suite + single futon
Bedroom 2 with kingsize double bed, en-suite + single futon
Bedroom 2 with kingsize double bed, en-suite + single futon
En-suite to Bedroom 2 with shower, toilet, basin
En-suite to Bedroom 2 with shower, toilet, basin
En-suite to Bedroom 2 with shower, toilet, basin
Bedroom 3 with twin single beds (can be zip linked)
Bedroom 3 with twin single beds (can be zip linked)
Bedroom 3 with twin single beds (can be zip linked)
Bedroom 4 with single bed
Bedroom 4 with single bed
Family bathroom with P-shaped bath with shower over, toilet, basin
Family bathroom with P-shaped bath with shower over, toilet, basin
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Overview
Cottage -
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Charlton Horethorne, Somerset, England
Country cottage in style of barn conversion with a sunny garden in a small village. Fully modernised while retaining features - fireplace, woodburner, exposed beams. Modern features inc underfloor heating (downstairs), CH radiators upstairs, double oven and ceramic hob, pressurised hot water.

The garden provides a lovely setting to relax with a tranquil stream, sun loungers, BBQ, table/chairs, lawn (ideal for children). There are walks, historic houses, Jurassic coast and other places of interest within easy reach. With renowned pubs and restaurants in the area that provide something for everyone - from quaint to modern!

With easy access to north coast (Somerset and Devon) and south coast (Jurassic coast of Dorset, Devon etc) and under one hour from Weymouth - site of Olympics 2012 sailing - there are sandy beaches, quiet coves, great...
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About the Owner, Tim A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
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BNMBarnie
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53 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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Beautiful thatched cottage, full of charm and character, in a lovely Somerset hamlet. Cottage exceeded our expections and was very well equipped, clean, cosy & comfortable - like home from home! Loved the little spiral staircase leading to the main bedroom. We had beautiful weather and were able to relax and enjoy the lovely garden and have breakfast outside each...

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Strawberr...
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014
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people found this review helpful

We stayed with my sisters family for the Christmas week and we had the most wonderful time. The owners had warned us the cottage was small, but having grown up in a small Somerset cottage, it was actually bigger than we were expecting. The house is full of period features, the spiral staircase into the master bedroom was my favourite....

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Kieran C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014 for a stay in November 2014
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people found this review helpful

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The property is exactly as described and in fantastic condition. It was much much warmer and cosier than I expected. Very well equipped kitchen. Would definitely recommend for anyone visiting the area.

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Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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26 May 2017
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About the neighbourhood
Blackford is conveniently on the Dorset/Somerset/Wiltshire border a few minutes from the A303 and within easy distance of coast and other attractions. Something to suit all age groups!<BR><BR>Local villages and pubs within walking distance include:<BR>North Cadbury (pub)<BR>South Cadbury (Camelot hill fort and pub)<BR>Holton (pub)<BR>Maperton<BR>Yarlington (see good food pubs above)<BR>Corton Denham (see good food pubs above)<BR><BR>
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Castle Cary or Sherborne: 10.0 km
The village of Blackford is located conveniently just half a mile from the A303 which provides fast access to the M3, M5 for Heathrow, Exeter, London, Gatwick etc. Other airports a convenient distance include Southampton, Bristol, Bournemouth etc. <BR><BR>Train options include the Waterloo/Exeter line as well as Paddington/Taunton. Fast Berrys Coaches from Hammersmith are affordable and stop at Wincanton (4m).<BR><BR>Blackford is less than one hour from the Jurassic south coast around Weymouth and Lyme Regis as well as less than an hour from the north coast which includes Weston-Super-Mare.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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