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Stylish Georgian Town House in the heart of Salisbury

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,862 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

This large and beautiful Georgian home is in a fantastic location.

Spire House is a lovely Grade 11 Listed Georgian House in the centre of the medieval city of Salisbury. Facing the Cathedral Close Wall it offers some spectacular views of the Cathedral. Its a large house with 3 Bedrooms all with en-suite bathrooms. With a spacious and beautifully decorated Drawing Room, cosy TV room and colourful Breakfast/Dinning room. The newly installed large modern Kitchen is attractive and functional. The house has a fully equipped Utility Room and a separate toilet. The stylish Hallway leads out into the fascinating city of Salisbury. Our Kitchen door opens into a peaceful Walled Garden. Spire House has been run as a B&B for over 20 years and is well equipped to cater for visitors needs. Every room has been carefully and beautifully decorated and the furnishing are of a very high standard.

Parking in the city is easy, resident parking areas are available and the parking permits are organised online in advance.

Spire House has extensive fire alarms, emergency lighting and fire extinguishers plus additional safety features.

More Details

Owner
Lois
Member since: 2017
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 an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 April, 2018

About Lois

Hi I am Lois and with my husband John we have run Spire House as a B&B for over 22 years. We like to think we understand what visitors to our area really want and our home is equipped to help everyone have a great holiday. From maps and guides to spare umbrellas we have got it. We have been lucky enough to meet people from across the world and now we want to do some more exploring ourselves. This is why we are offering our lovely home to rent as a holiday home. We really believe in getting the most out of everyday and hope that like minded people will enjoy our city as much as we do. Although a small city we really think it has a lot to offer, take our cinema for example, we are real movie fans and our cinema is certainly original! It takes 10 minutes to fast walk to the Playhouse, I know that because I am always late! John and I have seen some really outstanding productions there. We also enjoy Salisbury Arts Centre and have seen a variety of productions, talks and did a dance course in this old church.We will leave lots of information for our guests and also the opportunity to get some good discounts from the places we support.

Lois purchased this house in 1996

Why Lois chose Salisbury

Spire House has been my absolute passion for years now, every room has been decorated with love and I hope my special quirky touches are appreciated.

What makes this house unique

So often when guests arrive at Spire House they remark 'Oh isn't this house large,so much bigger than it looks from outside and what an amazing location'.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Salisbury in Wiltshire

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1862 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10 ...
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 2 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En suite
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Toilet - Toilet , Downstairs toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 4 Poster
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Lovely room with Cathedral Views
    Bedroom 3 - 3 Single Bed , Triple Rooms
    Extra Bed - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Double Sofa bed in Drawing Room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
Large and comfortable house, beautifully decorated and right in the heart of the city. A car is not required.

Reviews

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(8 traveller reviews)

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Stylish Georgian Town House in the heart of Salisbury
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
5

Fabulous home, well equipped, excellent communication and administration thank you!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this birthday was wonderful even the heavy rain all weekend! My girlfriends and I loved your home Lois - warm, spotlessly clean, comfy beds and a very well equipped kitchen. Attractive interior design too. Thoughtful touches at Spire House (such as soaps, shower gel and shampoo to milk, bread, muesli, marmalade and flowers) make it all the more welcoming. We had a great time.

Took a bus from Salisbury to Amesbury and walked back (15 miles!) via Stonehenge. Stopped at the Wheatsheaf pub in Lower Woodfood - welcoming with great beer and finished with lunch at the Wig and Quill, a 2 minute walk from Spire House. Delicious food and convivial staff. We topped it off with Trivial Pursuits in the snug and laughter and talking into the night. We'll definitely be back, thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Katie We were delighted to hear the weekend was such a success. Thank you all for taking such care of our home. Lois and John
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5

Special spot

  • 5 of 5

We chose to stay at Spire House for christmas and could not have picked a better place. Lois was most accomodating and easy to correspond with from the moment we booked. 

The property itself is centrally located, close to shops and across the road from the main gate into the cathedral close. Despite being on one of the more main roads into the city you could not hear much; if any traffic outside. The house is pretty solid! 

The stay was very comfortable, the property is stunning and each room is tastefully decorated. Lois and John even decorated the house for Christmas with a beautiful christmas tree and subtle decorations throughout the house. Which went down very well with my children. We didn't have to worry about anything, everything was there (except a clothes airer/dryer?) but towels, spare linen etc all provided and the basics were all there upon arrival so you can get in and have a cuppa immediately! 

The parking was easy, and permits provided. We could always park right outside. 

I would highly recommend this accomodation to anyone looking to visit Salisbury for us it felt like a home away from home!.  

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Katy Thank you so much for taking the time to review Spire House. It was an absolute pleasure to have you all here.I do think the house is perfect for those special family holidays. If you do ever return to Salisbury we would be delighted to see you again. Sorry you didn't find the airer, its fixed to the ceiling in the utility room! Warmest Regards Lois
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5

Lovely style house, very cosy and welcoming.

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived, the house was very warm and cosy and full of charm. Little notes left around the house were a nice touch as was the bread, milk and chocolates left for us. Fresh towels, house was spotless. Spoke to Lois a few times beforehand and nothing was too much trouble. Will definitely recommend this property and Salisbury markets.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sara I just wanted to thank you for the lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed Salisbury and our home. Best Wishes Lois and John
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5

Amazing home from home feeling

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful home to stay in. Each room has its own character and charm. Perfectly placed for a short stroll into Sailsbury we will be returning!!!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this great review Paul and for looking after our home so well. John and I would be absolutely delighted if you and your family were to visit Salisbury and stay at Spire House for a second time. Best wishes Lois and John
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property. Beautifully decorated and we all left with wallpaper envy! Clean, warm and very homely. We will return.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A beautiful and comfortable town house in central Salisbury

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of four. We stayed at Spire house for 2 nights. The house is stunningly decorated to a very high standard, catering for all your household, leisure and personal needs. It is very comfortable, welcoming, well located and inviting. There are good provisions for parking too. We wouldn’t hesitate to re-book and would recommend Spire House to friends and family that would like to visit Salisbury

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Southampton
Nearest Barpub
128 Metres
Chapter House
Nearest Ferry
32 Miles
Poole
Nearest Golf
2.4 Miles
Salisbury and South Wilts
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Salisbury
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
M27
Nearest Restaurant
128 Metres
Chapter House
Nearest Ski
23 Miles
Ski Centre Southampton
Nearest Beach
27 Miles
Bournemouth
Car: not necessary

Salisbury Cathedral, museums and Historic House all in the Cathedral Close.

Stonehenge is only 8 miles from Salisbury.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 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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