Nestled in the perfect location to enjoy beautiful countryside walks and long sandy beaches, making this barn conversation ideal for a family holiday.
Standing in a semi-rural location, adjacent to horse stables and accessed along a track, these two semi-detached, beautifully refurbished, single-storey barn conversions, The Parlour (UKC3108) and The Old Dairy (UKC3109) offer tastefully presented and comfortable holiday accommodation. Ideal for couples or families, each property has a light and spacious open plan living/dining room/kitchen, with a wood burner and folding doors which lead out to an enclosed part patio/part lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture, Wendy house for the kids, barbecue and hot tub! Each property offers a well-equipped kitchen, two bedrooms and two bathrooms as well as an additional z-bed for a child. There is a games room with table football, table tennis and magnetic darts. For guests who would like to bring their horse, stabling can be arranged by prior arrangement with the owner.
The properties lie on the National Cycle Network, and this area is known for its scenic walks and wildlife. There is a direct gravel track along the Castleman Trailway (the old railway line) to miles of woodland walks making this ideal for walkers and cyclists. One route leads to a pub, Chinese restaurant and golf course (all within 20-minute flat walk), Cranborne Chase and the beautiful Jurassic coastline (Purbecks, Swanage and Wareham) is within easy reach, and is a nationally protected Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offers extensive scenic walks and a wealth of wildlife. There is so much to do in the area for all ages and whatever time of the year. Wimborne is a quaint market town with a historic town trail taking in the buildings ranging from the 15th to 17th centuries. Here you will also find the popular Tivoli theatre, model town, coffee houses, shops, market and restaurants. The sandy beaches at Bournemouth and Poole are just 10 miles away and Sandbanks, Studland Bay and the Poole Natural Reserve are within easy reach. National Trust properties Kingston Lacy Estate, Badbury Rings and Brownsea Island are a short distance away.
Moors Valley is a popular place to visit and has scenic walks and is excellent for wildlife spotting. There is a range of activities in the area including fishing, cycle hire, golf and Go-Ape Tree Top Adventure. The New Forest National Park is easily accessible, and provides miles of scenic walks and a network of bridle paths and footpaths, and the ponies and cattle roam the streets in the picturesque villages. The properties are conveniently placed for road links to the cathedral cities of Winchester and Salisbury, Christchurch harbour and the iconic Stonehenge. Beach 10 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.
The properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 guests.
All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner, Freesat TV, DVD player and patio doors leading to patio.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, Freesat TV and 10 steps to en-suite with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link kingsize bed (can be 2ft 6in twin beds on request), z-bed (for child), Freesat TV, DVD player and step to en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Both properties: Calor gas underfloor central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack. External games room with table football, table tennis and magnetic darts (shared with other property on-site). Enclosed lawned garden with patio, garden furniture and barbecue. Hot tub for 5 (private). Stabling and grazing for horses available on request. Bike store (shared). Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
Up to 2 dogs only. Stabling available on request. Z-beds are available for children on request. The games room and cycle store are shared.