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Magdalen Farmhouse at Magdalen Farm - Dorset/Somerset borders

Magdalen Farmhouse
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Farmhouse -
6 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 17
Chard, Somerset, England
Set in the heart of Magdalen Farm the newly renovated farmhouse has been adapted to accommodate up to 17 people for self-catering purposes. Rebuilt in the 1890's as the main residence for the farm the house retains all the old features including ray burn in the kitchen, and log burner in the living space with extensive gardens outside. The farm is ideally located for touring the south west with access to many footpaths and cycle routes across the stunning countryside.
Within a short distance of the farm is the fabulous house, gardens and grounds of Forde Abbey. The local market towns of Chard, Crewkerne, Beaminster and Bridport are all within a short driving distance all with good facilities including supermarkets, leisure facilities and the unique West Country Farmers Markets.
The farmhouse is set around mature gardens with a sunn...
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Listing #HL5285516
About the Owner
Lisa H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:October 2014
Interaction with guests
On arrival you will be met by a member of Magdalen staff who will show you around, explain where you can visit on the farm and hand over keys.
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Nice farmhouse converted to sleep 25 people, mainly in bunks. Pretty basic as you would expect for the price but well catered and in good condition. Nice bit of space outside and plenty of parking. Kitchen is decent to cater for this many people. The...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 21 May 2018

This place was amazing. Admittedly we had glorious weather for the weekend. We went as four families (so 8 adults and 9 kids) and the bedroom set up easily accommodated all of us with room to spare. Amenities we good but the real brilliance was...More

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Lisa H, VR Owner at Magdalen Farmhouse at Magdalen Farm - Dorset/Somerset borders, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank-you so much for your lovely review and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay if we can help in the future then please do not hesitate to contact me. Regards Lisa

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Such a beautiful location nestled in the heart of a large farm. It was a group of ten of us looking to have a lovely weekend away. There was a big living room, kitchen, large garden with fire pit and a pizza oven which was...More

Thank Lucy T
Lisa H, VR Owner at Magdalen Farmhouse at Magdalen Farm - Dorset/Somerset borders, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and if we can help in the future then please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Bunk Beds:(12)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (17)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Sorry we do not allow hen parties or stag parties and ask that all groups respect our neighbours and staff that live on site and turn down all noise and music after midnight.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Showers
    1 Twin
    12 Bunks
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 28,052 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and yet on the doorstep of the World Heritage Site - Jurassic Coast - there is something to keep the whole family entertained.
Within a few miles of the farm is Forde Abbey & Gardens as well as the thriving market towns of Bridport, Beaminster, Chard & Crewkerne. If the coast is what you are after then the Victorian seaside town of Lyme Regis is only 11 miles from the farm with the historic city of Exeter within easy driving distance.
Getting around
Best to have transport but there are buses from the end of the lane.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 50.0 km
Railway: Crewkerne - London Waterloo to Exeter line: 11.0 km
Contact us for directions - we are only 1 mile south of the village of Winsham in Somerset or 1 mile east of Thorncombe in Dorset.
The nearest train is Crewkerne 7 milesaway which is on the London Waterloo to Exeter line.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 17.0 km.
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