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The Barn Holiday Cottage

The entrance to The Barn Cottage.
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24 reviews
The entrance to The Barn Cottage.
South-west facing sun terrace to soak up the eveing sunshine.
The dining area as seen from the bedroom door.
Looking towards the well equipped galley kitchen with fridge, hob, oven and washing machine/dryer
The cosy lounge gets lots of sunshine through the french windows which lead out onto the terrace.
The cosy double bedroom which overlooks the garden.
More of the bedroom with a selection of books to browse through.
Toilet, wash basin and luxury power shower.
PYO soft fruit is sold in the Summer and apples from our own orchards in the Autumn.
Barrow Farm is adjacent to the River Frome where you are welcome to fish.
Some of the residents of Barrow Farm.
Some of the residents of Barrow Farm.
The Barn Cottage at Barrow Farm
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Frome, Somerset, England
Tastefully converted in 2011, The Barn holiday cottage is a small stone barn providing comfortable and cosy accommodation for two people on our seventeen acre small farm. The cottage comprises a comfortable double bedroom, luxury shower room, well equipped kitchenette with electric hob, oven, fridge and washer/dryer. There is also a sunny lounge (with TV/DVD player) and a south-west facing sun terrace where you can enjoy a glass of wine in the evening sun.<BR><BR>Barrow Farm is situated in the picturesque village of Rode which is 9 miles south-east of Bath and 15 minutes drive from Longleat. NT properties such as Stourhead and Dyrham Park are also a half hour drive away as well as many other visitor attractions. <BR><BR>Our lovely stone built farm nestles in the Frome river valley where we have our own free-rang... Read more
About the Owner, Sarah B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL429645
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Bolton, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
89 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago for a stay in July 2017

fabulous, nice cosy retreat for two, small but everything needed was there, perfect location for Bath, Wells, Chedder Gorge,Frome, Bradford on Avon, Longleat, .......little patio to have a nice glass of wine to end the day, incidentally a welcome gift left for us from Sarah and her husband, visit off the chickens every evening, Perfect peace. but also in walking...

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Hi Barbara Really pleased you had such a lovely time. Hope to see you again . . .


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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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Management response:

Thank you for such an informative and great review. Really glad you had such a lovely week as well. I think I am going to have to get out a bit more and visit some of the places you mention - there is so much to see in this area!


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Reviewed 8 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

The location is ideal for seeing all the fantastic sights. Three pubs all within walking distance. Bristol well worth a visit, as is the Rowde locks. Stourhead a definite must. Owners very friendly and available if needed. Loved the Red wine left for us.

Management response:

Hi Carol Really pleased you had a lovely time and enjoyed your stay in the cottage. It is a lovely area and there is lots to do. Maybe we'll see you again . . .Best wishes, Sarah


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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26 May 2017 -
28 Sep 2017
3 nights
29 Sep 2017 -
2 Nov 2017
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3 Nov 2017 -
21 Dec 2017
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About the neighbourhood
Rode is a very pretty, stone built village dating back to the 1600s. It offers three pubs in walking distance, a bus service to Bath and Frome and a thriving Post Office and store. It is surrounded by pretty countryside with some lovely walks immediately on the doorstep including the long distance footpath, the MacMillan Way. The Wiltshire Cycle Way also passes through Rode taking cyclists routes along quieter roads and lanes.<BR><BR>Rode itself is also known for the infamous murder case back in Victorian England for which "The Suspicions of Mr Whicher" was written.<BR><BR>Nearby towns include the very pretty, honey coloured Bradford on Avon with plenty of tea rooms, shops, restaurants/pubs and the Kennet and Avon canal passing through. The canal offer... more
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