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Kingfisher Cottage - village 'barn conversion' nr Sherborne, garden, woodburner

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
Minimum stay varies
Holiday Rental House
Country cottage in style of barn conversion with a sunny garden in a small village. Fully modernised while retaining features - fireplace, woodburner, exposed beams. Modern features inc underfloor heating (downstairs), CH radiators upstairs, double oven and ceramic hob, pressurised hot water. The garden provides a lovely setting to relax with a tranquil stream, sun loungers, BBQ, table/chairs, lawn (ideal for children). There are walks, historic houses, Jurassic coast and other places of interest within easy reach. With renowned pubs and restaurants in the area that provide something for everyone - from quaint to modern! With easy access to north coast (Somerset and Devon) and south coast (Jurassic coast of Dorset, Devon etc) and under one hour from Weymouth - site of Olympics 2012 sai...Country cottage in style of barn conversion with a sunny garden in a small village. Fully modernised while retaining features - fireplace, woodburner, exposed beams. Modern features inc underfloor heating (downstairs), CH radiators upstairs, double oven and ceramic hob, pressurised hot water. The garden provides a lovely setting to relax with a tranquil stream, sun loungers, BBQ, table/chairs, lawn (ideal for children). There are walks, historic houses, Jurassic coast and other places of interest within easy reach. With renowned pubs and restaurants in the area that provide something for everyone - from quaint to modern! With easy access to north coast (Somerset and Devon) and south coast (Jurassic coast of Dorset, Devon etc) and under one hour from Weymouth - site of Olympics 2012 sailing - there are sandy beaches, quiet coves, great walks and more!More
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About the Owner
Tim A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
Interaction with guests
We will normally meet you on arrival to show you around and answer initial questions. We are also normally available to assist during your stay of you have further questions.
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Reviewed 14 May 2019

Really well planned house, superbly equipped and very clean, with a nice feel. Some of the decor is a bit tired, which the owner/manager acknowledged, saying she would freshen it up when refurbing. Good kitchen, with everything necessary. Comfortable lounge with plenty of seating, decent...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank alysenb
kingfishercot, VR Owner at Kingfisher Cottage - village 'barn conversion' nr Sherborne, garden, woodburner, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2019

Thanks for the feedback and comments. You will be welcome back again if in need of another get together!

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Reviewed 23 April 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2019
kingfishercot, VR Owner at Kingfisher Cottage - village 'barn conversion' nr Sherborne, garden, woodburner, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2019

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Reviewed 11 March 2019

Date of stay: March 2019
kingfishercot, VR Owner at Kingfisher Cottage - village 'barn conversion' nr Sherborne, garden, woodburner, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2019

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We had a very good time. Everything was clean, very friendly welcome. Kitchen with everything you need, plenty space in house and garden. Can it recommend absolutly!

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank kersty2016
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Stayed here for a friend’s local wedding. House was comfortable, clean and well equipped. Would recommend.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank JonathanM1008
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Fireplace
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Would you recommend this holiday rental to someone looking for a modern style property?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Blackford is conveniently on the Dorset/Somerset/Wiltshire border a few minutes from the A303 and within easy distance of coast and other attractions. Something to suit all age groups! Local villages and pubs within walking distance include: North Cadbury (pub) South Cadbury (Camelot hill fort and pub) Holton (pub) Maperton Yarlington (see good food pubs above) Corton Denham (see good food pubs above)
Getting around
We recommend a car as we are a small village with limited public transport. Trains are available from places including Castle Cary, Sherborne, Gillingham, Yeovil, Templecombe etc. Buses from Wincanton, Yeovil, Sherborne etc Taxis from most large towns includong Castle Cary, Sherborne, Yeovil, Wincanton etc
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