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A 6 Bedroom;5 Bath/showeroom Converted Cotswold Barn That Sleeps 12 Plus 2.

People14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Space 10,763 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

6 Bedroom ;5 Bath/showeroom , Sleeps 12 Plus 2 In A Beautiful Setting.

Ground floor, large living /dining/kitchen area. Bedroom 1 is a large 4 poster bedroom with en suite shower areas,bedroom 2 is a large 4 poster bedroom with en suite showeroom/bathroom.There are two separate staircases to the first floor.Off staircase one there are two twin bedded rooms both with ensuite showers.Off staircase 2 there is a large double bedroom and a large twin room that share a bathroom. Outside there is a patio area with hardwood garden furniture and access to 10 acres of lawns and grassland.On site there are many facilities including a hard tennis court, a badminton court, pitch and putt a games room with snooker and table tennis,boule,croquet and archery.


Owner
Ann Whitney
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 August, 2018

Why Ann Whitney chose Cheltenham

A beautiful location with outstanding views.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Cheltenham in Swell

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 10763 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 22 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite to downstairs 4 poster bedroom.
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite to upstairs twin bedded room
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite to upstairs twin bedroom.
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Upstairs bathroom
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite to downstairs 4 poster bedroom.
  • There are 5 bath/showerooms ;made up of : 1 bathroom; I bath + showeroom and 3 showerooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Extra Lg. Double Bed , downstairs 4 poster bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Large Double Bed , upstairs double bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Upstairs twin bedroom
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , upstairs twin bedroom
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , upstairs twin bedroom
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Downstairs 4 poster bedroom
  • The property has 2 bedrooms on the ground floor and 4 on the first floor. There are 3 doubles and 3 twin bedded rooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Situated in 14 acres of grounds-10acres of grassland and about 4 acres of woodland.

Reviews

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A 6 Bedroom;5 Bath/showeroom Converted Cotswold Barn That Sleeps 12 Plus 2.
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 9 reviews
5

Lovely stay

  • 5 of 5

A lovely and tranquil place ,safe for children ,lots of lovely places to visit,my grandchildren want to come back next year for longer ,it was so homely and comfortable and very clean,

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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A well equiped and comfortable place to stay.

  • 4 of 5

The property was a great base for a cycling holiday with loads of quiet roads on the doorstep with plenty of space to store bikes. The accommodation was very comfortable and relaxing after a days riding with good facilities. Overall we had a very enjoyable stay and will definitely consider coming back again next year.

  • Review Submitted: 17-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and found the cottages to be a comfortable base after your cycling trips. We would love to see you here on another occasion.
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5

Wonderful weekend!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Stanton House to celebrate my 40th birthday. There was plenty of room for all the family, including the young children/babies. The kitchen area was great, and the living room really comfy. We had one of the four poster rooms which was beautiful and super spacious, even with a cot in the room.

We had a small issue with the fridge freezer, and the property owners came straight away to help us out with it. Lovely friendly folks!

We made full use of the badminton and tennis courts, and even set up a temporary cricket pitch on the huge field behind the barn complex. We also had a BBQ on the patio area directly outside our barn, which was fab and with plenty of space for all.

We did venture into Stow on the Wold for lunch one day, which was around a 10 minute drive away. There are taxi numbers in the accommodation should you prefer not to drive.

Overall, we had a wonderful stay at Flagstone Farm and would highly recommend this lovely family-run holiday home.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

great place for family get together

  • 5 of 5

Quiet location, well equipped house, very relaxing stay.

Problems with internet didn’t mar the stay as it helped make it a ‘screen free’ weekend!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful way to spend a very special birthday.

  • 5 of 5

Stanton at Flagstone Farm was the ideal venue for me to celebrate my 60th birthday with my family & friends.

Cosy in looks & feeling but large enough for the 14 of us to enjoy the large combined living, dining, kitchen area.

Our hosts Jeff & Anne Whitney were so very accommodating & helpful from the start helping us sort out what we needed & popped over just enough to check that we were ok & happy with everything.

Topped with that is the beautiful Cotswolds & we throughly recommend Flagstone Farm to anyone who wants to be able to spend quality time with their family & friends.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us to celebrate your special birthday with family and friends. It was lovely to meet you all and we hope to see you here on another occasion.
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Nowhere near up to standard

  • 1 of 5

The property was dirty when we arrived, in fact one of our party was able to write their name in the dust on the television screen but worse than that the property was cold - very cold. In fact we had to ask for extra heating because although there were two additional convector heaters, one was broken and the second had to propped up on books to keep it off the floor. The addition of any convection heating to the ring main meant we were unable to boil a kettle without tripping the circuit breaker!

Although the property had sleeping facilities for at least 13 there was only seating in easy chairs for 8 and the seating that was there was extremely uncomfortable with seats having sagged so much they were almost on the floor. Again, the covers on this seating were dirty and grubby.

Dangerously one of the smoke alarms fitted did not work when tested and the second was held together with selotape - not very reassuring.

The bedrooms were all big enough with comfortable enough beds but the showers were all substandard with doors that did not close and were not safely fitted to the surround, a badly chipped enamel tray and one where part of the control unit fell off mid shower. Showers in the upstairs bedrooms should have been renamed "dribbles" and one was almost completely unusable.

The kitchen range looked impressive and perhaps would have been so had all the parts of it worked. We were unable to get two of the rings on the hob to heat up at all.

At the end of our stay on departure we removed the bed linen as asked only to discover there were no under covers and the pillows were dirty and stained and very uninviting.

This list is far from exhaustive but serves to illustrate the standard of accommodation provided. It certainly did not meet the standards expected from the description, photographs and price charged. We have taken several photographs of our own which would illustrate our review. The one star awarded is for the size of the property.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Birmingham
Nearest Barpub
1.25 Miles
Ganborough
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Moreton in Marsh
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
B4077
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Stow on the Wold
Car: recommended

Location,location,location.The real essence of the cotswolds are the beautiful unspoilt villages some of which are literally on our doorstep.Villages such as Lower and Upper slaughter, Stanton and Stanway are well worth a visit.Within a 10 mile radius such delightful Cotswold gems as Burford; Chipping Campden; Broadway; Stow on the Wold; Bourton on the Water and Mopreton on Marsh are to be found.Within a twenty mile radius there is Shakespeares Stratford on Avon;the beautiful regency town of Cheltenham; and the historic university town of Oxford.There is plenty to do and see in the area both in terms of touring by car or walking..There is a first class choice of restaurants and pubs within the immediate area.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
2018
2 Mar 2018 - 29 Aug 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£1,280
for 2 nights
From
£640
From
£640
Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£1,280
for 2 nights
From
£640
From
£640
Fri,Sat
£2,560
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Deposit is 33% with booking, the full balance is due 8 weeks prior to arrival.Weekend prices are £640for Friday and Saturday nights ,if guests want to stay the Sunday night in addition to these two nights it is offered free .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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