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Superb converted Old Dairy, spacious, well equipped in quiet rural location

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautifully furnished and well appointed yet retaining a country feel.

The Old Dairy is a newly converted former Dairy situated in the yard of our 500 year old farmhouse in the beautiful village of South Wraxall which lies on the southern edge of the Cotswolds. We are just five miles from the UNESCO World Heritage City of Bath and 2 miles from the beautiful Saxon town of Bradford-on-Avon. Situated in the heart of the Wiltshire countryside the Old Dairy gives peace and tranquility in a quintessentially English Village.

Decorated with a stylish mix of vintage and contemporary furniture, comfortable pocket sprung mattresses, luxury cotton bed linen and fluffy towels. The Old Dairy has everything you need for a wonderful relaxing stay.

The village of South Wraxall is a charming English country village with a lovely 14 century church, cotswold stone houses and great country walks. We have a fantastic award winning local pub, The Longs Arms rated in the top 50 Gastropubs 2017. There is plenty to do in the local area from walking, biking, playing golf or riding or just relaxing and enjoying the peace and quiet of country living.

More Details

Owner
Dinah Hancock
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This HomeAway 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:
September 16, 2018

Amenities

Bradford-on-Avon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • Pets are allowed with prior approval
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , En-suite to bedroom 2
  • The en-suite also has a waterproof TV and automatic low level lighting
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis

Reviews

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Superb converted Old Dairy, spacious, well equipped in quiet rural location
average rating of 4.928571 based on 28 reviews
5

Outstanding

  • 5 of 5

There are not enough superlatives...this sets the benchmark for luxury self-catering .

Congratulations !

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

We adored our stay at the old dairy all the mod cons but done to the standard with the feel of a dairy everything was spotless very comfortable bed and superb bedding very luxurious a very big space for living Dinah helped us out with an electric fan which was a blessing as it was so hot would love to visit this place at Christmas time very quiet but plenty to visit if you have a car thank you for a superb holiday kerry,ritchie,Declan and freddyx

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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5

Absolutely gorgeous!

  • 5 of 5

The Old Dairy, according to my hard-to-please 19 year old son, is the nicest rental cottage we’ve ever stayed in. It is beautifully furnished and equiped, with everything you might need. Everything is comfortable and tasteful, and spotlessly clean. The secure garden was perfect for our large dog, and Dinah and Mark were welcoming without being intrusive. Bradford-on-Avon is a lovely small town, and the cottage is perfectly placed for visiting Bath, Somerset and Wiltshire. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
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5

Exceptional Property

  • 5 of 5

Another wonderful stay in the Old Dairy. The property is maintained to the highest standard and is particularly well equipped. Dinah provides many thoughtful touches, one of which is a welcome pack of bread, eggs, cereals, milk and butter. We enjoyed the garden and BBQ for evening drinks and many meals as the weather was warm.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Tucked away luxury

  • 5 of 5

The property has been beautifully converted into luxury accomodation. No expense spared, the fixtures and fittings are excellent making for an enjoyable and relaxing stay. Mega comfy beds and linens. Welcome pack a lovely touch. Don't forget to book a table at the Longs Arms for an extra special evening meal! I would thoroughly recommend this property and may even go back. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
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Gorgeous, comfortable cottage with lovely hosts

  • 5 of 5

The Old Dairy has been refurbished and appointed to a very high standard. The kitchen is well-laid out and well equipped. The beds are comfortable. The bathrooms are luxurious. We had a wonderful stay here, and enjoyed walks over the fields despite the unusually cold March weather. Dinah and Mark are delightful hosts. Having inquired ahead of time about local restaurants with gluten free options for a family member with celiac disease, we found a basket of gluten free breakfast foods waiting for us when we arrived. We highly recommend the Old Dairy.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Bristol
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Longs Arms
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Kingsdown or Cumberwell Golf Course
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Bradford-on-Avon
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
M4
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Longs Arms
Nearest Beach
58 Miles
Weston-super-Mare
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $52.65
Pet Fee $6.58
Refundable Damage Deposit $131.63

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.