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From £21.50 pppn. A beautiful conversion of a 17th C detached barn. Pet-friendly

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Min 4 night stay. Situated on a working arable farm with wonderful walks.

Kick back and relax at Hampton Wafre Cottage. Our beautiful detached 17th century barn renovation is situated on a working arable farm half a mile up a private drive, close to the village of Docklow in Herefordshire. This attractive stone cottage, with original features including exposed beams, makes the perfect getaway for one or two couples, or a family (and their pet pooch)! Short and midweek breaks are available, with a minimum stay of 4 nights.

With fabulous unspoilt countryside views, indigenous wildlife and comfortable accommodation, the cottage provides an active yet peaceful holiday location. A lovely place to relax in a tranquil setting, explore the beautiful countryside with unrivalled walks straight from the front door, roam on the farm and fish for carp in the private on-site lake. Alternatively, Docklow Pools are located within the village which offer excellent fishing, together with their own pub and restaurant.

The welcoming cottage is a real home-from-home, with charming features, elegant furnishings and great attention to detail. It benefits from a spacious light and airy open plan ground floor living space, comprising a spacious kitchen, dining and sitting area with the additional comfort of a wood burner and underfloor heating.

A beautiful vaulted ceiling with exposed oak beams is a great feature of the first floor, which comprises two delightful bedrooms, both with comfortable 5' double beds, and a bathroom with a roll top bath and separate shower.

The private enclosed garden has a paved terrace with outdoor furniture and a barbecue overlooking the attractive farm paddocks. A lovely quiet spot to spend some time and to enjoy al fresco dining!

IN A NUTSHELL

Four Guests

Two double bedrooms

One bathroom

Baby welcome (travel cot, highchair and stairgate available)

Children are welcome

The cottage welcomes up to two well-behaved small breed dogs

Private enclosed lawned garden

Terrace with garden furniture and barbecue

Lake fishing exclusive to guests

Welcome hamper, linen and toiletries

Ample parking

PROPERTY LAYOUT

Ground floor:

Open plan spacious kitchen, dining and sitting room area with a wood burning stove in an inglenook and exposed beams. The porch leads onto a paved terrace with outdoor furniture and a barbecue and a lovely enclosed garden.

First floor:

Spacious double bedroom with a 5' four poster bed, beautiful high pitched ceiling and exposed oak beams.

Spacious double bedroom with a 5' bed, a day bed, beautiful high pitched ceiling and exposed oak beams.

Bathroom with a roll top bath and separate shower, beautiful high pitched ceiling and exposed oak beams.

EQUIPMENT

Oil-fired underfloor heating downstairs, radiators upstairs, wood burning stove in the sitting room

Electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher

TV, DVD and CD/radio

WiFi internet access

Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available

FEATURES

A beautiful barn renovation, with charming features and elegantly furnished throughout, designed with your comfort and relaxation in mind, beautifully done with great attention to detail.

Situated on a working arable farm in a haven of peace and rural beauty with far reaching views across the unspoilt and stunningly beautiful countryside where wildlife is abundant.

The spacious light and airy open plan ground floor living area is a very sociable space with a porch leading onto a garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue - perfect for outdoor dining.

Short and midweek breaks are available, with a minimum stay of 3 nights.

This charming cottage for one or two couples or a family makes an ideal base for a memorable holiday at any time of year.

An ideal setting for Autumn and Winter breaks, a New Year gathering or Christmas morning - there is a lot to do in Winter and Guests can return to a warm and cosy barn with central heating, a wood burner, underfloor heating, comfortable beds and relaxing baths.

A tranquil, peaceful location, yet just six miles from the market towns of Leominster and Bromyard both with a great range of shops, restaurants, pubs and cafes.

The Cottage comes with fishing in its own idyllic lake location, exclusive to guests - please bring your own fishing tackle.

An ideal base for exploring the surrounding countryside with excellent walks from the front door and around the farm.

Ideally placed for exploring The Black and White Village Trail, the historic cathedral city of Hereford and the ancient market towns of Ledbury and Ludlow, not to mention the delights of neighbouring Shropshire and Worcestershire.

The vast majority of holidays are a complete success but things can go wrong from time to time and it is essential to discuss any problems with us at the time of the occurrence. We are committed to ensuring the success of your holiday. Regrettably, we cannot accept any complaints, which have not been brought to our attention at the time of occurrence. Any complaints not resolved locally must be confirmed in writing to Staycation Holidays within 28 days of your return.

More Details

Property Manager
Charles Millward
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2018

Amenities

Leominster Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Luxury
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Stove
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • First floor family bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Roll top bath and separate shower
  • First floor: Bathroom with a roll top bath and separate shower, beautiful high pitched ceiling and exposed oak beams.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • First floor: Double Bedroom - 1 queen , 5′ four poster bed
    First floor: Double bedroom with additional day bed - 1 queen , 5′ bed and additional day bed
  • First floor: Spacious double bedroom with a 5′ four poster bed, beautiful high pitched ceiling and exposed oak beams. Spacious double bedroom with a 5′ bed, a day bed, beautiful high pitched ceiling and exposed oak beams.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
Notes:
This cottage comes with fishing in its own idyllic location – please bring your own fishing tackle A complimentary welcome hamper awaits your arrival Children and baby welcome (travel cot, highchair and stairgate available) No more than 2 babies can be accommodated at any time Please note: There is not a washing machine or tumble dryer No smoking Up to two well-behaved small breed dogs are welcome – please restrict your pets to the ground floor Minimum stay 4 nights throughout the year, with any start date Check-in is after 4PM Enjoy your stay, thank you!

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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Birmingham International Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Minutes
The Fisherman’s Arms
Nearest Golf
The Grove Golf
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Leominster Railway Station
Nearest Restaurant
5 Minutes
The Fisherman’s Arms
Other Activities:

With fabulous unspoilt countryside views, indigenous wildlife and comfortable accommodation, Hampton Wafre Cottage provides an active yet peaceful holiday location, a lovely place to relax in a tranquil setting.

The hospitable owners welcome guests to explore the farm and beautiful countryside, with great scenic walks straight from the cottage, or fish for carp on a peaceful idyllically situated lake, exclusive to guests. Alternatively Docklow Pools are located within the village which offer excellent fishing, together with their own pub and restaurant.

The immediate area offers many lovely walks, with the Three Choirs Way running close by, as well as the Three Rivers Ride cycle trail, horse riding and fishing.

Nearby, the town of Bromyard (10 minutes’ drive) has a good range of shops, restaurants and pubs. Leominster (12 minutes’ drive) is a wonderful place to enjoy a lazy afternoon stroll. The town dates back to the 7th century and possesses many fine examples of architecture, along with a wide variety of shops, cafes and pubs.

There is easy access to attractions such as stately homes, parks and gardens as well as the historic cathedral town of Hereford and the ancient market towns of Ledbury and Ludlow, the latter of nationwide fame for its many high quality restaurants.

Explore your ‘spiritual’ side at Chase Distillery or the 'first cask' Wye Valley Brewery, both less than 20 minutes' drive, with tours and tastings easily arranged.

Hampton Wafre Cottage is also ideally placed for exploring The Black and White Village Trail, not to mention the delights of neighbouring Shropshire and Worcestershire.

WALKS

There are lots of beautiful walks to explore, including excellent walks from the front door and around the farm.

There are lovely walks around the Bromyard Downs (Bromyard is 10 minutes’ drive).

Bircher Common (11.5 miles) and the neighbouring Croft Castle, including the ancient Croft Ambrey hill fort, from where it is claimed you can see 14 counties, make up a fairly extensive sweep of heathland, woodland and pasture, as well as a series of ancient fishponds.

The Three Choirs Way provides a long distance footpath between Gloucester, Hereford and Worcester, with a theme linking the walk and the Music Festival celebrated at the three Cathedrals for over 300 years.

The Malvern Hills and commons are very popular with walkers (approximately 19 miles away).

Onny Meadows near Craven Arms, behind Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre (23 miles).

Carding Mill Valley and the Shropshire Hills (32 miles) – The Long Mynd Walk is a 5 mile walk.

The Mortimer Trail is an exceptionally lovely long distance path through the beautiful Shropshire and Herefordshire countryside, from Ludlow to Kington.

Offa’s Dyke Path is a National Trail which follows the English/Welsh border for 177 miles alongside the 8th Century Offa’s Dyke.

GOLF

Leominster Golf Club, Leominster (4 miles).

The Grove Golf & Bowl, Leominster (5 miles).

Brockington Golf Club, Brockington Hall, Bodenham (8 miles).

The Herefordshire Golf Club, Wormsley, Hereford (17 miles).

Kington Golf Club, Kington (21 miles, 38 minutes’ drive) is England’s highest golf course.

FISHING

Hampton Wafre Cottage comes with fishing in its own idyllic location – please bring your own fishing tackle.

Docklow Pools, Docklow (1.7 miles) offer excellent fishing, together with their own pub and restaurant.

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Notes

  • Contractual booking deposit: 30.00% rent
  • Damage deposit: GBP200.00