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5 Star Stylish Rural Holiday Cottage Set On Working Farm In North Wessex Downs AONB

Sarah Capes

Member since: 2010
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People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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5 Star Stylish Rural Holiday Cottage Set On Working Farm In North Wessex Downs AONB

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Test Valley - E2334

Cottage in Hatherden, Andover, Nr. Stockbridge, Hampshire, England, UK - Perfect Base To Explore Southern England Or Just To Relax In Beautiful Countryside with the wildlife

Victorian flint and brick barn conversion. A fully glazed front provides an airy light environment whilst underfloor heating ensures cosy winter nights. Stylish holiday accommodation sleeping up to 6 in 1 double and 2 twin rooms. Furnished to a high standard to provide all home comforts. A welcome pack is provided for your pleasure. Our farm is managed for wildlife and won the 2010 RSPB Nature of Farming Award for SE England. Flowers and bird seed are grown for target species. In Spring the unrivaled beauty of a bluebell wood in full flower just a short stroll away. Located on the Hampshire / Berkshire / Wiltshire border. Only 1 hour from London. An extensive network of footpaths and bridleways is ideal for walkers, cyclists and birdwatchers. The World Heritage listed landmarks of Stonehenge and Avebury are nearby as well as the market towns of Hungerford, Marlborough, Winchester and Salisbury.

Sarah Capes (Owner)
Member since: 2010
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Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 May, 2015

About Sarah Capes

We farm in Hampshire and converted Dines Barn as a 5* holiday home on the farm. Seacroft is our own holiday home and we give our full attention to providing for your enjoyable holiday as we do for ourselves.

Sarah Capes purchased this cottage in 1949

Why Sarah Capes chose Test Valley

Conversion of a dilapidated redundant barn on our farm.

What makes this cottage unique

Personal welcome basket and toiletries for your enjoyment.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We found the perfect barn! Great architecture, decor, scenery and wildlife - especially the barn owl'



'Best equipped with extras that we have ever found'



'Wow! What a find! Beautifully done, a lovely peaceful location'
Aug 2010
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People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Location

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Special interest holidays:

Tennis court available for use by arrangement at main farmhouse 1 mile away.

Coast/Beach:

50 miles to Milford on Sea beach.

Travel:

Air: Heathrow 57miles. Railway Andover 4 miles. Ferry Portsmouth 50km. Use of car essential.

Distances:

Driving distances: Andover 4 miles nearest shops, banks etc. Newbury 16 miles. Hungerford 18 miles. Stonehenge 18 miles. Marlborough 21 mile. Salisbury 22 miles. Winchester 22 miles. Oxford 42 miles. Bath 58 miles. West London 63 miles.

Further Details:

Attractions and Places to Visit in and near Andover: Iron Age Museum - discover a way of life destroyed by the Romans. Hawk Conservancy - Visit the famous conservation site and see the birds of prey fly. The Test Way - Inkpen Beacon to Totton via Longparish, Chilbolton & Stockbridge Andover Museum - Local interest, archaeology and natural history. The Fairground Craft and Design Centre - for crafts enthusiasts, families, crafts learners and the casual visitor. Whitchurch Silk Mill - A working Victorian water mill. Museum of Army Flying - A celebration of the history of aviation. Highclere Castle - The family home of Lord & Lady Carnarvon. Beacon Hill, Burghclere - Perhaps Hampshire's most perfect hillfort.

Other Attractions further afield: Cathedral town of Winchester (the home of King Arthur). Cathedral town of Salisbury. Market towns of Marlborough, Hungerford and Newbury. Stonehenge and Avebury. The New Forest and South Downs. A wide range of individual shops in local towns. Regular weekly markets with occasional Farmer's markets and French markets. Large variety of pubs and restaurants. Theatre in Salisbury and The Watermill near Newbury. Horse Racing at Newbury or Salisbury. Motor racing at Thruxton. Golf Clubs at Tidworth, Andover,Salisbury and Winchester. Fishing at Avon Springs Fishing Lakes. Fly fishing on the River Test near the beautiful hamlet of Stockbridge. Horseriding opportunities. Shooting - game or clay pigeon. Cycling - brilliant routes for road bikes or mountain bikes. Just ask us. Wilton House. Bath. Longleat safari park. Stourhead Gardens. Exbury Gardens. National Motor Museum Beaulieu.

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Prices & Availability

From £150 Nightly

Prices for this holiday cottage in Test Valley, Hampshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Prices quoted in:
British Pound
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Rental Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
22 May 2015 - 28 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,045
 
 
29 May 2015 - 25 Jun 2015
3 night minimum stay
£190
From
£190
£945
 
extra night: £190    
 
26 Jun 2015 - 3 Sep 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,145
 
 
4 Sep 2015 - 22 Oct 2015
3 night minimum stay
£175
From
£175
£895
 
extra night: £175    
 
23 Oct 2015 - 29 Oct 2015
7 night minimum stay
£900
 
 
30 Oct 2015 - 17 Dec 2015
3 night minimum stay
£150
From
£150
£750
 
extra night: £150    
 
18 Dec 2015 - 31 Dec 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,150
 
 
1 Jan 2016 - 17 Mar 2016
3 night minimum stay
£150
 

Notes

  • Booking Notes:
    Conditions of booking: - A deposit of £250 is payable at the time of booking. £100 will be credited to the cost of the holiday and £150 will be retained as a Breakage deposit to cover the cost of any damages. This will be fully refunded within 1 week of the end of your holiday after inspection less any explained charges. The full cost of the holiday must be paid 4 weeks before the date of the holiday. A confirmation of booking and deposit receipt will be sent

    Changeover Day:
    Normally Friday is changeover day but flexible outside of peak periods. Arrival 4pm and departure 10am unless otherwise agreed.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Test Valley in Hampshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 with shower and WC. Second family bathroom with bath/shower and WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 and 3 with twin beds. White Company toiletries for each guest. Cot available.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Underfloor heating throughout with individual room thermostats. Outside: Enclosed grass area and parking. Barbeque and outside furniture with umbrella to seat 6. Utility Room: Washing machine and tumble drier. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and linen included and weekly cleaning if required.

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