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Charming barn conversion cottage in a beautiful, quiet and rural location

Bedrooms 3
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom barn conversion in idyllic rural setting

The barn, a former farm building, has been rebuilt and recently converted into an attractive, comfortable holiday cottage and offers a well-equipped kitchen dining room with oak beams and a stone wall, a comfortable sitting room, bedroom (with large double bed) and shower room on the ground floor. Upstairs there are two attic bedrooms: one double and one twin, and a further shower room. The property forms one side of a range of agricultural buildings in what was the old farmyard. This yard is now an attractive courtyard garden, with lawn area and table and chairs for al fresco dining. The courtyard is adjacent to the owners’ listed home. Many miles of open country and woodland of The Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty surround the property. The area is ideal for walking riding and biking and although quiet and rural enjoys easy access to Westcott village, and the historic market town of Dorking. With easy access by train to London, and good road access to the South of England and coast, the property is ideal as a base visiting this part of England.

Chris Peacock
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017


Westcott Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Basic Soaps
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom 2 is an attic room with a sloping ceiling and may not be suitable for the very tall or those with restricted mobility. Both shower rooms are newly finished with good quality modern fittings and mains pressure showers.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Attic room with sloping ceiling
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Attic room with sloping ceiling
  • Bedrooms 2 & 3 are attic rooms with sloping ceilings and may not be suitable for the very tall or those with restricted mobility.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 6 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
The property is centrally heated with radiators in every room, and the cost is included in the rent


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(56 traveler reviews)

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Charming barn conversion cottage in a beautiful, quiet and rural location
average rating of 4.857143 based on 56 reviews

Excellent Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cottage from the scrumptious homemade cake in the welcome pack, to the lovely location, very clean and tidy cottage with lots of little extras (like a few toys and puzzles for the kids). Beds are VERY comfortable but do be wary of the sloping ceilings :D :D, these do add to the character mind. Both hosts lovely and nothing too much trouble. Will definately stay again if back in the area.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Good stay overall, friendly and cozy

  • 3 of 5

Friendly, cozy, cake was waiting for us upon our arrival. Living room a bit small

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great place, great Host!

  • 5 of 5

Great place, great host. Only sorry that we stayed for one night only.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice house, comfortabel.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful place for a holidaytrip. We made nice walks in the environment, beautiful views.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Quiet and charming

  • 5 of 5

Lovely welcome from the owners and we really appreciated the fresh garden flowers, local wine and delicious homemade cake. The beds were really comfortable with nice linen. Kitchen well stocked, everything we needed. We had four adults and two children aged 4 and 2. The children enjoyed every minute and slept really well as it was so quiet.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
London Gatwick
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
2 in Westcott
Nearest Ferry
56 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Dorking and Betchworth
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
M25 J9
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
40 Miles
Car: recommended

Situated in the Surrey Hills - Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, on a quiet rural lane about a mile from the village of Westcott, and only 3 miles from Dorking, the barn is ideally located for walking, cycling, riding and mountain biking. With direct access to the Surrey Hills’ extensive network of footpaths and bridleways just go from the door and leave the car behind.

Westcott has a baker’s, post office/village store, newsagents two pubs and an Indian restaurant. There is also a specialist bike shop with mountain bikes for hire. Dorking is a historic market town with a wide range of shops and restaurants, and has a railway station with a frequent service to London. There are several National Trust properties in the area, including Leith Hill Tower, the highest point in Southern England.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The rent is based on six guests, for fewer guests it may be possible to offer a reduction, out of busy periods and for late bookings. Please call +44 (0)7990551804 to discuss

Check in is at 4 pm and check out at 11 am.

A deposit of 50% (or 1 weeks rental for longer lets) is required to confirm a reservation

Cancellation Fees:-

up to 60 days: 10 % of rental price
up to 30days: 50 % "
Less than 30days: 100 % "

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.