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BURNTWOOD END Barn.Idyllic rural location in rolling open country.

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The barn is situated in open rolling country. We live close with 3 acres of garden. Lots of parking.
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6 reviews
The barn is situated in open rolling country. We live close with 3 acres of garden. Lots of parking.
The geese will enjoy visiting your windows to be fed
Open country all around.Harvest time.
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Overview
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Saffron Walden, Essex, England
Burntwood End is very quietly situated in rolling countryside about 1 mile from Little Walden, in grounds of about 3 acres, which include a small lake which attracts a variety of wildlife. The accommodation can be rented as 2 bedrooms or 3 with additional en suite bathroom An extra fee will be charged for more than 4 guests. The Barn is well equipped with everything you will need for a comfortable stay. Many of our guests are regular repeat visitors. The location is very special. Idyllic is the word that springs to mind!
The Barn provides a secluded and tranquil retreat yet has easy access to the picturesque market town of Saffron Walden (about 3 miles), the historic university city of Cambridge (about 12 miles), the important horse racing town of Newmarket and the interesting Suffolk wool towns, such as Lavenham, or for Constable cou...
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About the Owner, Minty L
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2007
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We are retired and live close by in the original farmhouse. The Barn was converted to provide comfortable accommodation on the ground floor only. Upstairs is purely roof space. You will enjoy our garden with established beds, shrubs and trees. The two large ponds attract a variety of wildlife.
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

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Babuholid...
Cambridge, UK
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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Reviewed 29 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We had an excellent 10 day stay at the Barn while we were between homes. Lots of space, freedom for our dog, privacy yet the owners were on hand for advice and a kind welcome. Comfortable and warm. We were very happy here and enjoyed the entertainment of watching the geese and ducks. Beautiful dog walks, great food and live...

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Management response:

Thank you Jon. We enjoyed having you here. It is beautiful in Spring and summer and autumn. Even winter has it's charm as you saw with the covering of snow when you arrived! We look forward to welcoming you again when you visit UK from your new home.

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Bonn
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 29 December 2015 for a stay in December 2015
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We stayed at Burntwood End over Christmas to be close to relatives as we live in Germany. The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped with two bathrooms, one of which has been recently renovated with electric power shower and bidet. The kitchen is a good size and has plenty of equipment, cutlery and crockery. The cottage is situated in...

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Thank you Jonathan. We aim to please! We hope you will return as we offer a discount for returning guests.

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
A car is essential as we are a mile off the road and no public transport. Peace and quiet! We allow one well behaved dog which must not be left alone in the house. We ask you to...
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Bathrooms
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
    1 Bunk
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23 Dec 2017 -
6 Jan 2018
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31 Mar 2018
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1 Apr 2018 -
27 May 2018
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Fees
  • Cleaning and laundry fee: £55 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
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About the neighbourhood
Saffron Walden is a quintessential English market town in North West Essex. It has medieval roots and is part of a designated conservation area with examples of architecture from the 12th Century including many timber framed houses and relief plastering in evidence. Nearby is Audley End, an extravagant Jacobean property now run by English Heritage. Market days are Tuesday and Saturdays. Saffron Walden is well served with restaurants, coffee shops, antique shops and general stores. There are two supermarkets.
Cambridge is a must if you are visiting the area and is 12 miles away. You will need a car at Burntwood End but the Park and Rides around Cambridge will help you to visit the city easily.
We are on the borders of Cambridgeshire, Essex and Suffolk so you will be able to visit numerous...
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Getting around
A car is essential as we are a mile from the main road and the bus service is only twice weekly. There are frequent trains from Audley End station to London and Cambridge.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Stansted (London): 20.0 km
Railway: Audley End: 10.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 60.0 km
Close to the M11 and with easy access to Cambridge, Suffolk and Norfolk. Audley End Railway station gives quick (less than an hour) access to Central London. Stansted Airport is 20 minutes drive away with cheap flights with Ryanair and Easy Jet to a host of European destinations. Within 2 hours drive of Dover, and Harwich, our Barn is ideally situated to enable visitors from the continent and further afield to explore this corner of England. Easy to get to, with numerous tourist destinations for day trips from here, but a peaceful retreat after busy days site-seeing. On the borders of Essex, Cambridgeshire and Suffolk and an ideal base for touring these counties.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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