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Tripps Farm

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Alweston, near Sherborne, Dorset
Grade 3 Star rating
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Perfect for year round holidays just 5 miles from Sherborne and an easy drive from the coast.

This semi-detached 17th-century listed farmhouse situated on a livestock farm with emphasis on conservation and is also the home of the well known herd of pedigree English Longhorn Cattle. Built in 1640 now completely restored, retaining its original character with a wealth of exposed stone and beams. It is well furnished and equipped for year-round family holidays in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The abbey town of Sherborne 5 miles, the coast at Weymouth 28 miles and many market towns and villages nearby. This is an ideal secluded location if you are looking for peace and tranquillity in the countryside. Shop and pub 2 miles.

Beamed throughout.
Ground Floor:
Living/dining room: With TV and DVD player.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Cot and highchair. Payphone. Garden with patio, garden furniture and barbecue. Private parking for 2 cars. Please note: There is a pond in the grounds and children must be accompanied by adults on the farm.

Show amenities 


  • Barbecue
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Working Farm
    Working Farm
  • Pets – not allowed
    Pets – not allowed
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 28/08/2017
    We really enjoyed our stay in this secluded farm cottage. Our host was most gracious and the cottage provided a great base for outings in Devon and Dorset. The family loved our stay at Tripps Farm!

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 26/08/2017
    We've had a lovely time and are hoping to come back here one day. Many thanks to Pat and Dave.

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 19/08/2017
    A cottage full of character, in a very peaceful location.

  • 7

    Confirmed guest, 12/08/2017
    We really enjoyed our time in the countryside. The landlady was really kind and sweet. She received us with a delicious cake and a little flower arrangement. She respected our space and privacy but being at the same time friendly and kind. The kids had the chance to be closer to animals such as a pony, ducklings, ducks, cats and two beautiful dogs. The cottage was very comfortable specially the beds. The shower was great. The cottage was very spacious and had basically everything. We had a BBQ and enjoyed the quietness of the surroundings. The cottage is just 10 minutes away from Sherborne, a very nice and well kept village. The only thing is that you need to have a very good sense of orientation as getting to the place was just a bit tricky and there is not only one way coming from the main road. On the whole, a great place to stay because of its comfort, space and location (for those who like quietness and nature).

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 29/05/2017
    We had a lovely stay at Tripps Farm and the girls loved it there. The only complaint we have is the beds were not very comfortable. Otherwise lovely!

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8.8 out of 10 – based on 9 reviews collected by Reevoo
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