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  • No. 7 Bennett

    Claxton Grange Cottages near York

    Grade
    3
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: DC3204
    Located only 6 miles from the historic City of York, thiscottage is part of a group which have been newly renovated to an extremely high standard having been equipped and furnished with top quality fittings and fixtures. Tasteful co-ordinating soft furnishings have been used, and each light bright property has a cosy open fire set in attractive red brick surround. Attached to most of the properties are lovely private enclosed patios and lawned gardens, making a safe place for the younger children to play - barbecues, portable paddling pools and outdoor toys are available.The indoor heated swimming pool, which is open daily all year round - for the exclusive use of the visitors to Claxton Grange - has full changing and shower facilities, also a spacious conservatory to relax in which opens onto a large enclosed lawned area for sunnier days. For the more energetic there is a full sized outdoor tennis court and games room.

    This property can be booked together with No 4 Delius (DC3201) and No 3 Chippendale (DC3200) to accommodate up to 15 guests.

    Ground Floor: With oil fired central heating and comprising:
    Sitting room: with TV and video.
    Kitchen/diner: with electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge, kettle, toaster and dishwasher.
    Bedroom 1: with double bed. Bedroom 1: with single bed.
    Bathroom: with three piece suite and shower over bath.

    Fuel for the open fires in each property can be purchased at cost. Bed linen and towels provided. Cot and highchair available on request. Garden furniture, barbecue and outdoor toys. Shared laundry room with washer and dryer, iron/ironing board. Private parking. Sorry no pets. Non smokers preferred. Additional facilities: Indoor heated swimming pool. Full changing and shower facilities, shared conservatory (with Wi-Fi), large enclosed lawn, tennis court, games room. Office. Restaurants and pubs in the area. Park and ride for York City (five miles). Regular local bus service to York.

  • Il Focolare

    San Gimignano

    Grade
    3
    2
    1
    1
    Ref: ITN155

    Located near the beautiful medieval town of San Gimignano is this beautiful estate consisting of two buildings, which were divided into 9 apartments. Accessed by a rough track, the facility is located in a peaceful setting in an elevated location, with views of the surrounding hills and vineyards. The owner conveniently lives on-site, and guests to this holiday apartment have access to the lovely grounds, shared outdoor swimming pool and barbecue area. The world-famous walled town of San Gimignano is just a short drive away and Siena is just 35km away.

    External stairs to entrance. All on first floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 single. Bathroom with toilet.

    Open fire in kitchen. CH. Satellite TV. Gas cooker. Shared w/machine. Wi-fi. Shared grounds with furniture. Shared BBQ. Parking. Shared outdoor swimming pool (98m²), open May-Sep. No smoking. NB: Drops in grounds.

    • Distance to San Gimignano 4.5km
    • Nearest facilities 3km
    • Nearest airport Florence

  • Bas de Haute Serre

    Crepin et Carlucet, Dordogne

    Grade
    3
    1
    1
    1
    Ref: F24463

    Located in a tranquil setting at the end of the owner’s private lane amidst beautiful countryside and walnut groves, this typical Perigordine property has been skillfully converted into two fully independent self-catering apartments with independent furnished terraces for al fresco meals. Visitors will enjoy the splendid panoramic views over luscious countryside from the large enclosed swimming pool that is also shared with another holiday home and occasionally used by the owners. Centrally located for sightseeing with many well known tourist attractions within an easy drive including the delightful historic towns of Sarlat and Domme and the pretty riverside villages of Beynac and La Roque Gageac nestling on the bank of the River Dordogne.

    All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with glass fronted fire, French door and beams. Double bedroom with additional single bed (separated by curtain). Shower room/WC.

    Both properties: Shared lawned garden

    • Terrace
    • Shared swimming pool (11m x 5m, depth 0.9m to 1.8m) with Roman steps
    • Electric heating
    • TV (French channels only)
    • Shared w/machine (in owners house)
    • Sun loungers
    • Barbecue
    • Parking.

    Location: 2km from Proissans, 6km from Salignac (shop, supermarket, restaurants), 12km from Sarlat (nearest town).

    Both properties: Shared lawned garden

    • Terrace
    • Shared swimming pool (11m x 5m, depth 0.9m to 1.8m) with Roman steps
    • Electric heating
    • TV (French channels only)
    • Shared w/machine (in owners house)
    • Sun loungers
    • Barbecue
    • Parking.

  • Barton Court - The Studio

    Buckland Brewer, nr Bideford

    Grade
    3
    1
    1
    1
    Ref: HJS

    Barton Court comprises five 13th-century properties (four of which are featured here with refs HJQ, HJR, HJS & HJJJ) which have been tastefully converted to offer accommodation of a very good standard, and there is a wedding licence for the site (please contact the owner for details). Fronted by lawns, terraces and flower borders, these holiday cottages enjoy the use of 5 acres of lawns, orchards and a wood, and are arranged around an attractive central courtyard and garden. Barton Court is a short walk from the village of Buckland Brewer with a 13th-century inn, community shop and traditional butcher’s shop. Sandy beaches at Westward Ho! and Instow are within 5 miles and the dramatic North Devon Coast and the Tarka Trail (cycle and footpath) are both nearby, with riding, fishing, outdoor activities, sailing and other watersports available locally. The Atlantic Village shopping outlet, Dartington Crystal, Torrington 1646 and Rosemoor RHS gardens are all within a short drive. Shop 4½ miles, pub/restaurant ¼ mile.

    This attractive detached property is ideal for couples. Three steps up to comfortable living room with spacious corner sofa, high vaulted ceiling, large picture windows and patio door to private patio overlooking countryside, and with own hot tub and patio furniture. Double bedroom with 6ft zip and link bed (can be twin) and patio door. Shower room and toilet. Wrought iron spiral staircase to first floor: Galleried, well-equipped modern fitted kitchen with dining area.

    • Additional single bed (for +1)
    • Washing machine
    • Tumble dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Garden with furniture
    • 3-seater hot tub

    • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
    • Cot and high chair available
    • Freeview TV
    • DVD
    • Stereo/CD
    • Microwave
    • Fridge/freezer
    • Double glazing
    • Wi-fi on site, available on request
    • Shared 5-acre grounds
    • Gas or charcoal barbecue
    • Parking
    • Shared indoor heated swimming pool (32ft x 14ft, depth 4ft) and spa suite (hydrotherapy pool, sauna, air-conditioned gym, treatment room) open 7am-9pm daily
    • Wide range of complementary and holistic therapies available

    Note: All four cottages (HJQ, HJR, HJS & HJJJ) are in close proximity of each other and may be booked together to sleep up to 14+7 people

  • Whitmuir Hall - Tweed

    Nr. Selkirk

    Grade
    3
    1
    0
    1
    Ref: 5313

    Heated indoor swimming pool
    Shared gardens with furniture and play area

    This stone-built Edwardian mansion with its converted coach house and stable is situated near Selkirk, in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Edinburgh to the north, and the Berwickshire and Northumbrian coast to the east, are all within a pleasant hour’s drive.
    A perfect base for a peaceful country holiday, the cottages of Abbey Court, the individual character of the Coach House properties and the spacious apartments located within Whitmuir Hall itself, offer a range of accommodation for all tastes, seasons and party sizes. There are 32 acres of private grounds consisting of woodland and lawns, and a recreation building containing a heated indoor swimming pool (access by arrangement).
    Recreational possibilities include: 21 golf courses included in the Freedom of the Fairways Passport; walking, whether gently through woods and alongside rivers and towns, or on the more challenging Southern Upland and St Cuthbert’s Ways; cycling for all abilities on quiet local roads, on the many great cycle routes nearby or try some downhill trails at Glentress Forest, Peebles (cycle store available at the properties); or have fun on their Go Ape tree top adventure course; fishing for salmon and trout on the River Tweed and its tributaries, or on stocked lochs for trout and coarse fish. Historic houses, abbeys and castles including Melrose Abbey (burial place of the the heart of Robert the Bruce); Mary Queen of Scots’ house in Jedburgh; Traquair, the oldest continuously inhabited house in Scotland, and the Roman camp of Trimontium.
    Other activities in the area include horse riding, clay pigeon shooting and mountain biking, all within 30 minutes’ drive. Good selection of pubs and restaurants locally.
    As well as holidays and weekend breaks, we also cater for family gatherings, anniversaries, weddings and any other celebrations with accommodation for larger parties. For group, corporate and party bookings, a bar and catering are available by arrangement. An initial grocery order service is available on request. Properties SW30, SW37, SW3701 and 15785 have electric showers.

    In the main house. All on first floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen. 1 double (four poster) bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Additional single available on request.

    Cot on request. Fridge/freezer.

    All properties: Electricity NSH and/or convector heaters and electricity by meter reading. Bed linen included. High chair. Digital TV. DVD. CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Shared coin-operated laundry room. Shared payphone. Shared gardens with play area and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Cycle store. Shared indoor swimming pool, access by arrangement. No smoking.

  • Maddalena-Podere Moricci

    Montaione, San Gimignano

    Grade
    3
    1
    0
    1
    Ref: ITN182

    These eight holiday apartments are situated in a renovated manor house of an estate located on part of the Via Francigena, which passes through the village of Montaione. ITN176, ITN177, ITN178, ITN181 are on the ground floor, while ITN179, ITN180 and ITN182 are on the first floor, and ITN183 spans over two floors. The estate consists of a farmhouse and barn, dating back to the 18th-century, and it is preserved in the typical Tuscan style, with its hillside location surrounded by vineyards, olive groves and forests, making it an ideal place for a relaxing stay. Shared facilities include an outdoor swimming pool (72m², open May-Sep), connected by a children’s pool, outdoor shower and sun beds. There is also a shared children’s play area, shared barbecue and shared washing machine. Each apartment offers sun loungers and a parasol in the garden surrounding the pool, and private parking. It is an ideal location for exploring the area with Montaione 1.5 km, Certaldo 8km, San Gimignano, the famous medieval village with towers, 12km, Siena and Florence 50km, and a golf course 15km away. A baker passes the estate with fresh bread every morning, including Sundays.

    External steps to entrance. All on first floor: Living/dining room with single sofa bed. Kitchen. 5 steps up to 1 double bedroom with en-suite shower room with toilet. Tiled floors throughout.

    Central heating. Open fire in living room. Satellite TV. Gas/electric cooker. Shared w/machine at reception. D/washer. Wi-fi. Sitting-out area and furniture. Shared grounds. Shared BBQ. Parking (1 car). Shared outdoor swimming pool (72m², open May-Sep). NB: No handrail on steps to bedroom. Slopes in grounds.

    • Distance to Montaione 1.5km
    • Nearest facilities 1km
    • Nearest airport Florence

  • Halsbeer Farm Cottages - Apple Cottage

    Kentisbeare, nr. Cullompton

    Grade
    3
    2
    2
    1
    Ref: 31206

    Halsbeer Farm sits deep in 30 acres of unspoilt, beautiful Devon farmland at the foot of the Blackdown Hills, and consists of a number of converted, thatched barns. They have been lovingly restored and make a wonderful home from home for your family holiday in the heart of Devon’s picturesque countryside. The properties make a cosy getaway for two or an extended family (total combined 22 guests), and the pets. The farm itself dates back to William the Conqueror and was mentioned in the Domesday Book survey of 1086. Explore the surrounding countryside either on foot in the neighbouring Blackdown Hills, or by car with the historic market town of Honiton and the majestic Jurassic Coast just a short drive away. There is also shared use of a heated indoor swimming pool to keep the kids entertained without the need for travelling, and ample space in which to kick a ball around or take the dogs for a well deserved walk. Younger children can entertain themselves in the enclosed play area with swings and sandpit whilst the young adults of the group can sink into a book or get online with wi-fi access in each of the properties.
    Swallow Cottage (ref 31207), Apple Cottage (ref 31206), Cider Cottage (ref 31208) and Haybarn Cottage (ref 31209) used to be an integral part of the working farm and date back to the Domesday Book although a lot has changed since then. All the cottages have been carefully restored with flagstone floors, oak beams and furnished with beautiful beds and ample furniture. Relax in front of the TV, get online or cook up a feast in the well-equipped kitchen. Swallow Cottage, Cider Cottage and Haybarn Cottage are all wheelchair-friendly. There’s also plenty of communal space around the farm including a marvellous, shared conservatory which overlooks a large, well-stocked fish pond for duck and moorhen watching. The conservatory can seat up to twenty two people for dinner and is a great sun trap. In the evening guests can light the woodburner for a little extra comfort and simply relax with a good book. Beach 20 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 11/2 miles.

    Ground floor: Living/dining room with flagstone floor. Kitchen with flagstone floor. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft), 1 single. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

    Electric cooker. Washing machine. Courtyard with sitting-out area and furniture.

    Woodburner in shared conservatory included. Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Cot. Travel cot. High chair. Freeview TV. DVD. Microwave. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi. Shared 30-acre natural grounds. Barbecue. Ample parking. Shared indoor heated swimming pool 7m x 3, depth 1.2m, with changing and shower facilities, open all year. Shared games room with pool table, table football and table tennis. Natural water supply from borehole. Pets welcome to be kept on lead at all times (sheep country). No smoking. NB: Fenced pond in grounds 50 yards.

  • Whitmuir Hall - Woodstock

    Nr. Selkirk

    Grade
    3
    1
    1
    1
    Ref: SW40

    Heated indoor swimming pool
    Shared gardens with furniture and play area

    This stone-built Edwardian mansion with its converted coach house and stable is situated near Selkirk, in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Edinburgh to the north, and the Berwickshire and Northumbrian coast to the east, are all within a pleasant hour’s drive.
    A perfect base for a peaceful country holiday, the cottages of Abbey Court, the individual character of the Coach House properties and the spacious apartments located within Whitmuir Hall itself, offer a range of accommodation for all tastes, seasons and party sizes. There are 32 acres of private grounds consisting of woodland and lawns, and a recreation building containing a heated indoor swimming pool (access by arrangement).
    Recreational possibilities include: 21 golf courses included in the Freedom of the Fairways Passport; walking, whether gently through woods and alongside rivers and towns, or on the more challenging Southern Upland and St Cuthbert’s Ways; cycling for all abilities on quiet local roads, on the many great cycle routes nearby or try some downhill trails at Glentress Forest, Peebles (cycle store available at the properties); or have fun on their Go Ape tree top adventure course; fishing for salmon and trout on the River Tweed and its tributaries, or on stocked lochs for trout and coarse fish. Historic houses, abbeys and castles including Melrose Abbey (burial place of the the heart of Robert the Bruce); Mary Queen of Scots’ house in Jedburgh; Traquair, the oldest continuously inhabited house in Scotland, and the Roman camp of Trimontium.
    Other activities in the area include horse riding, clay pigeon shooting and mountain biking, all within 30 minutes’ drive. Good selection of pubs and restaurants locally.
    As well as holidays and weekend breaks, we also cater for family gatherings, anniversaries, weddings and any other celebrations with accommodation for larger parties. For group, corporate and party bookings, a bar and catering are available by arrangement. An initial grocery order service is available on request. Properties SW30, SW37, SW3701 and 15785 have electric showers.

    In Coach House Court. All on first floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with French doors. 1 double bedroom. Shower room and toilet. Additional single available on request.

    Fridge/freezer. Internet access on request. Balcony.

    All properties: Electricity NSH and/or convector heaters and electricity by meter reading. Bed linen included. High chair. Digital TV. DVD. CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Shared coin-operated laundry room. Shared payphone. Shared gardens with play area and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Cycle store. Shared indoor swimming pool, access by arrangement. No smoking.

  • Il Portico

    Gaiole in Chianti

    Grade
    3
    1
    0
    1
    Ref: ITC232

    This medieval hamlet, dating back to the 18th century, was once a resting place along the ancient Roman road that linked the cities of Siena and Arezzo. This ground floor holiday apartment is set in the heart of the Chianti region, which offers the tranquillity of a rural village, combined with the richness of the Tuscan architectonic style consisting of fired bricks, wooden beams and centuries of old stone, which have been smoothed by nature and time. This beautiful Tuscan apartment is surrounded by other similar apartments and they each have their own equipped outdoor area, as well as a shared garden and swimming pool. Guests have free use of the internet at an allocated area on site.

    All on ground floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen. 1 double bedroom with additional single. Shower room with toilet. Tiled floors throughout.

    Woodburner in living room. CH. Satellite TV. Gas cooker. M/wave. Shared w/machine. D/washer. Terrace and furniture. Shared garden and furniture. Parking (1 car). Shared outdoor swimming pool (112m²), open mid-May to mid-Sept.

    • Distance to Gaiole in Chianti 8km
    • Nearest facilities 5km
    • Nearest airport Florence

  • Les Eyzies-de-Tayac

    Les Eyzies-de-Tayac

    Grade
    3
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: FAD246

    Set in the heart of the Dordogne, close to Lascaux, Sarlat and the caves of the Grand Roc, these holiday apartments are in the Vézère Valley surrounded by castles and prehistoric sites. You will find restaurants, cafés and bars in the centre of the village, and the apartments have use of a large shared swimming pool (72m², open mid June - mid September) and a large landscaped private lake for fishing. Threre is an impressive dam at the foot of the huge building, situated in a large park. The apartments each have a private entrance and have a wonderful view overlooking the water, as well as a spacious lounge and a private terrace with barbecue, ideal for outdoor eating. The National Museum of Prehistory, with its important paleolithic collection is also nearby. For sporting enthusiasts, there is canoeing on the Vézère and you can enjoy golf 12km away. Gastronomic specialties of the area include duck, truffles and nuts. Shop and restaurant 500m.Set in the heart of the Dordogne, close to Lascaux, Sarlat and the caves of the Grand Roc, these holiday apartments are in the Vézère Valley surrounded by castles and prehistoric sites. You will find restaurants, cafés and bars in the centre of the village, and the apartments have use of a large shared swimming pool (72m², open mid June - mid September) and a large landscaped private lake for fishing. Threre is an impressive dam at the foot of the huge building, situated in a large park.

    The apartments each have a private entrance and have a wonderful view overlooking the water, as well as a spacious lounge and a private terrace with barbecue, ideal for outdoor eating. The National Museum of Prehistory, with its important paleolithic collection is also nearby.

    For sporting enthusiasts, there is canoeing on the Vézère and you can enjoy golf 12km away. Gastronomic specialties of the area include duck, truffles and nuts.

    Shop and restaurant 500m.

    All on ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, shower room with toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 kingsize, 1 single.

    Electric heating, colour satellite TV, shared washing machine, dishwasher, terrace, microwave, shared garden, outdoor furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry, no pets. NB: Lake in grounds, dam close by.

  • The Old Chapel

    Polbrock, Washaway

    Grade
    4
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: GSE


    Set down a quiet leafy lane, this delightful cottage (same ownership as T13) is a quaint conversion of a former chapel; featuring original beams, it is full of character and charm. Commanding panoramic views of open woodland and countryside, it offers its own garden with a sitting-out area. The holiday cottage stands high up in the Camel Valley within 15 acres of private land encompassing an orchard and woodland walk along a tributary of the Camel River. Walks from the doorstep - the Camel Trail (300 yards) leads to either Padstow or Bodmin Moor. The Cornish coast is a 20-minute drive away and Wadebridge (2 miles) offers a range of shops and restaurants. Fishing (salmon and sea trout in season), tennis and riding all available locally. Shops 4 miles, pub 2 miles.

    Fully fitted kitchen/dining room. Steps down to cosy living room with wood-burning stove. Cosy double bedroom with 4ft bed. Shower room with toilet. Open-tread stairs to first floor: Pretty double gallery bedroom with sloping ceiling.

    Wood-burning stove – fuel included. Electricity, electric panel heaters, bed linen and towels included. Sat Freeview TV. DVD. CD. Microwave. Washing machine. Fridge/freezer. Double glazing. Own garden, furniture. Barbecue. Shared use of 15-acre private grounds. Parking. Shared indoor heated swimming pool (24ft x 12ft, depth 3ft 9in), open all year, sauna (at cost). Natural spring water supply. No smoking.

  • Tresooth Holiday Barns - Penpoll

    Mawnan Smith, nr. Falmouth

    Grade
    4
    2
    2
    2
    Ref: 26936

    Large heated outdoor swimming pool
    Ideal touring base

    Tresooth Cottages are the perfect Cornish holiday destination, situated a mile from the quaint village of Mawnan Smith and just 3 miles from the busy sea faring town and port of Falmouth, with prestigious marinas, harbours and a stunning array of restaurants, cafes and shops. There are small ferry services, with trips to nearby St Mawes and Flushing, plus a ’Park and Float’ service. The National Maritime Museum, Events Square and Pendennis Castle are open to the public daily with activities throughout the year. The area has many beautiful sub-tropical gardens including Trebah, Glendurgan and Trelissick. With some of Cornwall’s finest family friendly beaches, including Gylingvase, Swanpool and Maenporth cove, all with bathing and gorgeous sandy beaches. Water sports, diving, sailing and golf are all nearby. Tresooth is close to the picturesque Helford River, with creeks and breathtaking coastal walks. The area is best explored by boat, daily trips are available from Falmouth. Visit the famous Ferry Boat Inn, set on the banks of the Helford with a small beach and gorgeous walks.
    Tresooth offers a mix of barn conversions (ref 26934, 26936 and 30351) and new build properties (ref 26935, W43920 and W43921). Sennen, Mawnan and Coverack offer couples a contemporary, spacious property with large galleried bedroom, open plan living space and good-sized ground floor shower room. The barn conversions are located around a pretty courtyard, with its very own original working water well. Guests have use of a large heated outdoor swimming pool with sun loungers, Jacuzzi, sauna, games room and children’s play area with slides and swings. There is a small, rural path from the doorstep, including one to the nearby Argal reservoir and water park with nature reserve, fishing and dog walking. Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles.

    Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin, both with en-suite shower room and toilet.

    Gas central heating and gas included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Gas hob. Electricity oven. Washer/dryer. Small garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (2 cars).

    All properties: Electricity, bed linen and towels included. Freeview TV. DVD. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Shared landscaped grounds with patio and enclosed recreational field with children’s play equipment. Shared outdoor heated swimming pool (12m x 6m, depth 1.5m), open every day April-September with changing and shower facilities. Shared hot tub. Sauna. Shared games room with wi-fi, pool table, table tennis and air hockey (some facilities are at cost). No smoking. NB: Well in courtyard, pond in grounds.

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