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1 Barley Close

5 reviews
Twin /double bedroom with ensuite
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Melbury Osmond, Dorset, England
Barley Close is a warm and cosy cottage with an open fire with an ample supply of logs. A wonderful location in a peaceful Conservation Village with an historic water splash.The cottage is close to Melbury Park which has a large historic mansion and a deer park with many footpaths and bridleways ideal for walking and bird watching. The garden is pretty, safe and secure for children with garden furniture and Barbeque. In addition there is a 1 acre paddock for outside games. Ample off road parking for 2 vehicles<BR>The village has a pub, church and childrens play area within walking distance.<BR><BR>The coast at Weymouth is 35 minutes by car or by train from Yetminster station which is a 10 mins drive away away. There are lots of attractions close by Sherborne and its castle a 15 minute drive, Bridport and its market 3Omi... Read more
About the Owner, Michael N
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 16 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL225491
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English first
Greater London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We're a group of friends who used to work together and it can be difficult to accommodate all our wishes! However, Barley Close was perfect: spacious, enough bedrooms and bathrooms, a lovely garden to relax in, a well equipped kitchen that works, and all set in a beautiful village with good walking. This is a lovely place for anyone who...

Rotherham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 8 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Lovely spacious home from home. Two rooms with single beds so the kids could have a room each. Lovely large en-suite to the master. Very, very quiet village but close to Yeovil and only half an hour to an hours drive to all the main beaches. Weymouth and Charnmouth are lovely for a day out and some fossil hunting. House...

Darlington, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
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Reviewed 26 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014
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A spacious cottage with everything you could need, even an excellent selection of books, videos and jigsaws. Warm and comfortable even on a cold November night. Convenient to explore the beautiful Dorset coast and countryside.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage has a double bedroom with ensuite bathroom Large kitchen diner and light airy lounge with comfortable seating. In addition a well stocked book collection DVD's and tourist information. Downstairs family bathroom .<BR>The pretty garden surrounds the house with views to the Church.<BR>Nearest village shop is 5 mins by car at Yetminster and larger supermarkets at Yeovil open 24 hours 10 mins drive away. The county town of Dorchester with its museums and independant shops 15 mins away<BR>Cinema and a dry ski slope at Yeovil and theatre. Golf Clubs and Sailing nearby.<BR><BR>
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the neighbourhood
There is so much to do and see in the area! Here is a list of attractions to see:<BR>Sherborne Castle<BR>Minterne Magna<BR>Cerne Abbas Giant<BR>Melbury House<BR>Evershot Tess's Cottage<BR>Yeovilton Fleet Air Museum<BR>Monkey World<BR>Abbotsbury Swannery
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Yetminster: 3.0 km
Ferry: Weymouth: 32.0 km
Melbury Osmond can be reached easily by car it is 1 mile off the A37 12 miles north of Dorchester and 6 miles south of Yeovil in Dorset. It can also be accessed via the A303.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 32.0 km.
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