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Mr and Mrs S Fowles

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french

Accessible wheelchair friendly barn conversion.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Kirton Barn Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 4 -6 people suitable for wheelchair users.

Fairfield Accessible Barn (FAB) is located close to Sherwood Forest in the heart of Robin Hood and the Sheriff of Nottingham's countryside.

The house has been recently refurbished and is adjacent to our own home. FAB has been designed with the wheelchair user in mind. there is: level access, bathroom with wheel in shower and grab rails, shower seat and high toilet. We are sure you will be delighted with the exceptionally well fitted kitchen which features a rise and fall work surface sink and hob. If you enjoy baking the new Neff ovens provide a wealth of options. If you do not enjoy washing up the Fisher and Pykell dishwashers will be a delight! The table will sit 8 people so you may want to entertain. The Smart TV can keep you entertained when you need some downtime. There are 2 king size beds one of which is electrically operated the blinds and lights in this room are also remotely operated . There are a further 2 sofa beds. A cot and high chair are available on request.

Outside there is a small garden area with seating and a BBQ.

We endeavour to offer you a comfortable and relaxing holiday in the Nottinghamshire countryside the surrounding land is part of our working equestrian yard and offers facilities such as the chance to collect your own eggs(seasonal).

There are numerous opportunities for walking, cycling, riding and a multitude of other attractions. Swimming pools and tennis courts can be found in nearby Edwinstowe or Ollerton.

FAB is centrally located midway between Sheffield, Nottingham and Lincoln and only 1½ hours from London by train giving unique access to the traditional Sheffield Steel visitor experiences; the Nottingham lace industry; and historic Roman Lincoln with its outstanding 11 century cathedral.

Sleeps 4-6 and additional rooms may be available in our house.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Mr and Mrs S Fowles (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)
Accessible wheelchair friendly barn conversion.
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
5

Accessible Barn

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully presented property to a very high standard. We were only the second people to stay there so everything was new and pristine. We had a comfortable and relaxing week's stay. The owners are very helpful and friendly. I would definitely recommend a visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are so glad you enjoyed your holiday and glad you had a relaxing time at the property.
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Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, UK
5

Our Wedding weekend

  • 5 of 5

We had excellent Wedding weekend at this Kirton cottage. Lovely house, beautiful surroundings, helpful and friendly hostess Steve & Val. Thank you very much for our rest. Daiva & Tomas

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dripping Springs, TX
5

A house you could live in!

  • 5 of 5

This is beautiful rural property and the photos do not do it justice. All was clean and well maintained. We stayed here from the US visiting the many family and friends we have in the area and specifically for my mother's 80th birthday. This house made a wonderful base for our stay. We hosted a largish (30) family bbq in the lovely lawned garden and a couple of other smaller get togethers with friends and family. We were only 6 staying in the house but all had plenty of room. We were very fortunate to be staying at the end of May when the weather cooperated with our vision of a bbq, but had it rained we could have moved indoors to the downstairs space and still been comfortable.

The kitchen was well equipped and had everything we needed. The bathrooms (both upstairs) were modern and well finished. There is a separate downstairs loo with hand basin, which was useful for guests and my 80 yr-old mum.

The owners were always on hand should there be a question or something needed, they were the perfect hosts bringing over a garden umbrella one time when we were sitting outside in the sun - yes, it really was hot when we were there!

Locally, there is a pub a short walk away, which was fine for a drink and a snack. We had a fabulous lunch not far away in Laxton at the Dovecote Inn and a lovely walk round the village there. There are walks from the house across the local fields and down to the church. The larger village of Ollerton (3 miles) has a really good butcher's shop on the main street, plus a large Tesco supermarket with everything you might need.

We would not hesitate to recommend this property to others or to use it again ourselves should we be travelling with all our children again.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great House and Lovely Welcome

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a weekend to attend a family wedding in Sherwood Forest.

We were greeted by Steve, who was very friendly and helpful. We were shown around and then left to our own devices - perfect.

The house is clean, comfortable and very well equipped. Any queries we had were answered by Steve and Val who were most helpful.

The grounds were beautiful and the children loved the fact that they were able to visit the horses and chickens each day.

The extra little touches were superb - a vase of fresh cut flowers, a bottle of wine and a friendly personal welcome message on the fridge door - superb!

I would recommend this as a place to stay without hesitation and will definitely return if I ever need to stay in the area again.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are so glad you enjoyed your weekend.
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5

Fantastic house and welcoming owners

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the Homestead on 6 April for 2 nights with a group of 12 adults and 2 children. We had a fantastic stay - the house was well equipped, cosy and immaculate. The owners were very friendly and helpful and after a tour of the property left us to get on and enjoy our stay. It's a perfect location for getting to Sherwood Pines Go Ape! which is just up the road. I would recommend this property and am even planning on returning for a reunion party in 2014!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. It is always good to have returning guests and we look forward to greeting you again. It is particularly pleasing to learn that you appreciated the comfort and cleanliness of the cottage.
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5

Homestead

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable weekend. Our daughter was endlessly delighted by the horses and chickens and the playground. Very helpful owners.

Lovely clean large house, well equipped kitchen, would definitely recommend this property anyone looking for somewhere in the area.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2011
  • Stayed: Mar 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Robin Hood Doncaster
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Retford
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Close to A1
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Car: recommended

Fairfield Accessible Barn is located close to Sherwood Forest in the heart of Robin Hood and the Sherriff of Nottingham's countryside.

The village of Kirton is centrally located midway between Sheffield, Nottingham and Lincoln and only 1½ hours from London by train giving unique access to the traditional Sheffield Steel visitor experiences; the Nottingham lace industry; and historic Roman Lincoln with its outstanding 11 century cathedral

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Rates & Availability

Kirton Barn Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Christmas and New Year
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,580
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$198
$1,119
$3,292
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $395

Pets may be allowed please contact owners to confirm.

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Amenities

Kirton Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 172 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Accessible Bathroom with wheel in shower and grab rails
  • Brand new bathrooms fitted January 08
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Dual electric bed, accessible ensuite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Additional guests may be accommodated in our own adjacent house. Please contact us if you require this.

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