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Swallows Rest beautiful spacious barn conversion

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Light and spacious single storey barn located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on a working cattle farm in the Cotswolds. Beautifully renovated to a high standard with eco-friendly air source underfloor heating and woodburner. Large comfortable open plan living/dining/kitchen area with picture windows and french doors to garden. Two light and spacious bedrooms, one double and one twin. Modern fully tiled bathroom with full bath and separate walk in shower. Separate utility room. Fenced garden with lit patio area. Parking for three cars. 10/15 minute walk to nearest village shop and pub. Many local walks. Up to 2 small well behaved dogs welcome. Children welcome to help feed the smaller farm animals. Field adjacent to the property provides plenty of space to play. The propert...Light and spacious single storey barn located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on a working cattle farm in the Cotswolds. Beautifully renovated to a high standard with eco-friendly air source underfloor heating and woodburner. Large comfortable open plan living/dining/kitchen area with picture windows and french doors to garden. Two light and spacious bedrooms, one double and one twin. Modern fully tiled bathroom with full bath and separate walk in shower. Separate utility room. Fenced garden with lit patio area. Parking for three cars. 10/15 minute walk to nearest village shop and pub. Many local walks. Up to 2 small well behaved dogs welcome. Children welcome to help feed the smaller farm animals. Field adjacent to the property provides plenty of space to play. The property is situated on a quiet single track lane, with beautiful views of the surrounding rolling countryside, but is only a few minutes from the busy little town of Nailsworth, where there are many well-renowned places to eat and interesting independent shops to browse. Bath, Cirencester and Cheltenham are easily accessible and there are many other local places of interest to visit including Westonbirt Arboretum, Berkeley Castle and Slimbridge Wildfowl Trust. We are only two miles from the Cotswold Way and conveniently situated for Gatcombe and Badminton Horse Trials and Cheltenham Gold Cup.More
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About the Owner
Jeannie B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
Interaction with guests
We will greet you on arrival and show you around Swallows Rest to ensure you have all you need. A welcome tray of tea, coffee and cake is provided. We are available to give advice or chat about farm life during your visit, or are happy to leave you in peace throughout your stay!
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Great place, clean, well-organised, private and very friendly and welcoming. Good walks all around, super with kids. Everything you need is there. Nails worth is lovely. 'Canteen' super place for breakfast.

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank FellowTraveler638053
Management response:Responded 13 January 2017

Many thanks for this lovely review. We are always pleased when our guests have enjoyed their stay with us and love to share our farm life, especially with the children who visit.

Reviewed 25 September 2016

Swallow Rest is located on a farm between Nailswortgh and several other smaller villages, within wealking distance of several excellent pubs and restaurants and great walks on your doorstep. The accommodation is on one floor and open plan and so very spacious and very warm...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Sarah-jane S
Management response:Responded 27 September 2016

Thanks for your recommendation Sarah and John - look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed 9 August 2016

We loved everything about our weeklong stay - the space was perfect for our family of four. Our two young children had space to play, inside and out. Excellent amenities and everything we needed in the kitchen. We loved taking evening walks along the public...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank anna s
Management response:Responded 9 August 2016

Thank you or your lovely comments Anna. I hope the wedding also went well. Jeannie and Brian

Reviewed 11 July 2016

Jeanne and Brian were very welcoming hosts. I visited for a long weekend with friends and stayed in the main house on room only basis. The room was very specious with wonderful views and very modern facilities. Great place to stay.

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Sandramay12
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Excellent friendly service and superb location in peaceful area. We stayed with our daughter and her young family and the space worked really well for us.

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Jacqui2603
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Swallows Rest is situated on a quiet single track lane with many footpaths and green lanes to walk from the property. It is on a working cattle farm and we have also have chickens, sheep and pygmy goats which your children can help feed. There are many beautiful walks in the surrounding area of rolling hills and wooded valleys with mill streams in the valley bottoms. You may spot birds of prey, and sometimes deer, foxes and badgers, depending on the time of day. The nearest village, Horsley, has its own award winning Village Shop run by volunteers and a beautiful and welcoming village pub. Nearby Nailsworth is a busy little market town which has its own Spring festival and Open Studios from many local artists. There are many interesting little independent shops in the town, together wit...
How to get there
From Nailsworth turn off the A46 Bath Road onto the B4058 Horsley Road. When you reach Horsley village, turn right for Downend just past the school sign. At the bottom of the hill as you round the bend turn sharply left up a steep hill to Wallow Green, then when the lane levels out fork right for Shortwood and you will find Fooks Farm on your left.
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