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Clematis cottages: The Eco Barn Stamford Rutland Water Burghley House Tolethorpe

Panoramic views surround the oak framed Eco barn's super comfy upstairs lounge
8 reviews
Panoramic views surround the oak framed Eco barn's super comfy upstairs lounge
Welcome to 'The Eco Barn'
Upstairs lounge with loads of space to chill
The oak dining area with table to extend to seat six in comfort
The fully fitted and extremely well equipped solid oak kitchen
Downstairs double bedroom
The superking downstairs bedroom set up for double occupancy. (Can be set up as a twin)
One of the two downstairs bedrooms set up for twin occupancy (can be a superking)
Luxury downstairs shower room
Al fresco dIning area for summer bbqs
The Eco barn at night from the veggie and fruit gardens, security lights to guide you safely home
Evening G and T area to unwind
Time for an early evening's G and T watching the sun go down over the lake
The wildlife lake, with relaxation areas for our guests to unwind enjoy nature and the views.
Walk through the rose gardens
Bluebells in the copse
Lakeside in springtime
A visiting partridge comes to have a look around the raised vegetable beds
One of the resident ducks returning to the lake after breakfast
Time to chill
Happy family of Indian runner ducks
The oak barn from the veggie and fruit gardens
Springtime is here when the asparagus starts to come through
Steps from the wild flower meadow to the lake
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Stamford, Lincolnshire, England
The Oak "Eco" Barn is a green oak framed English Heritage barn constructed in the traditional way with beech dowels and a host of beautifully exposed beams. Furnished and decorated to an extremely high standard, the barn's accommodation is "upside down" to ensure that our guests benefit from the beautiful views that surround the building. The spacious upstairs lounge has comfortable leather armchairs and a sofa to seat up to six guests very comfortably, and there is a small office area adjacent to it, so, if there is a need to work from home it can be done in comfort. High speed wireless wi-fi has been made available ensuring full connectivity to the internet. The barn will be made ready for your arrival complete with linen, towels and all of the basics to get you started. Downstairs the accommodation comprises tw... Read more
About the Owner, Kaye G
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 39 reviews and 4 properties
Interaction with guests
We aim to have the cottage prepared for your arrival from 3pm onwards, as we live on site we are always at hand if you need us but we do like to leave you to relax and enjoy the cottage and grounds. If you could let us know your expected time of arrival we will be here to show you around and hand over the key.
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Kerry T
1 review
Reviewed 3 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

It was a lovely break in a very comfortable and tastefully decorated cottage. Although the weather was chilly the cottage was beautifully warm and cosy. Mr and Mrs Griffin are very accommodating and kindly allowed our dog to join us. There had been a mix up on our side about the dog! The location was good and we had some...

Management response:

So glad that you all enjoyed your stay and thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review, and for keeping your dog out of the bedrooms and lounge we look forward to seeing you again soon.


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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

What a delightful and peaceful place with a really well equipped kitchen and the whole cottage too it was like being in a beautiful home but without the hassle of owning it. Super upstairs lounge which was huge and had a great desk for planning trips out on and doing a bit of light work in the evening. Thoroughly recommend...

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Thank you Robert, so glad that you both enjoyed your stay.


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Joya H
Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

A very warm welcome, wonderful countryside surroundings, very comfortable accommodation, nicely decorated at a high quality , relaxing environment to get away from it all. . An excellent place for young children to play and be close to nature and farm life. The fresh eggs were a great hit with us all especially our son! We absolutely loved our stay...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your review, it was lovely to meet you all and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay we look forward to seeing you again next year. Kind regards Kaye


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
30 Jun 2017 -
27 Aug 2017
Peak Season
3 nights
28 Aug 2017 -
3 Sep 2017
Burghley Horse Trials
4 nights
4 Sep 2017 -
29 Oct 2017
Mid Season
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The prices shown are indicative only as they may vary due to social events locally, e.g. Burghley horse trials. Discounts may be available if the cottage is booked for less people and only one bedroom used. The owners reserve the right to amend the pricing at their own discretion. Please contact Kaye for a fully detailed quotation to suit your requirements.
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About the neighbourhood
The local area is famous for fine eating (Melton Mobray being the home of Pork pies, and locally produced blue vein Stilton Cheese,) with Stamford being voted the best place to live in the UK by the Sunday Times. <BR>Although located in rural England London is very easily reached by train (Peterborough station to Kings Cross in less than 50 minutes, making a shopping trip and London show easily available. <BR>Rutland water is a favorite haunt for walkers, birdwatchers, fly fishermen, cyclists etc
Getting around
It is advisable to have a car as the local bus passes the lane end every other hour throughout the day.
A taxi into Stamford would cost around £15 depending on the time of day.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stansted, East midland (Nottingham) Birmingham all: 140.0 km
Railway: stamford: 10.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 170.0 km
Aunby, just to the North of Stamford is located just of the B1176 and very close to the A1 & A14. Stamford is recognised as a commuter town for working in London due to the high speed rail connections from Peterborough.
Our postcode PE9 4EE will bring you up the drive to the 'Eco Barn' at the front.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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