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Open plan living/dining room/kitchen | The Stables Cottage, Ambleston
Open plan living/dining room/kitchen | The Stables Cottage, Ambleston
  • Cottage
  • Ambleston
  • CC631032

The Stables Cottage

8.2

out of 10

  • 6

  • 3

  • 2

  • 2

Pets stay free
Wifi
Car parking on site
Enclosed Garden / Patio

Stunning three bedroom barn conversion with wood burner and large garden with pond.

Ground Floor:
The property is arranged on two levels
Open-plan living area with impressive vaulted, beamed ceiling:
Living area: with wood-burning stove, Freeview TV, DVD player.
Dining area:
Kitchen area: with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.(large freezer and washing machine are found in a utility/storeroom shared with one other cottage).
Bedroom 1: with double bed.
Shower room: with double shower enclosure and toilet.

First Floor:
Bedroom 2: with double bed and en-suite shower room with shower enclosure and toilet.
Bedroom 3: with two single beds.

Gas central heating, gas, electricity and Wi-Fi included. First supply of fuel for stove provided.

Large, shared, lawned garden with pond, garden furniture and BBQ (mainly enclosed by fencing).  Shared utility room provides storage area for bikes, fishing equipment etc. Parking for 3 cars plus large farm yard provides ample space for parking of boats on trailers etc. Welcome pack. Stabling available at cost by direct arrangement with owner.

This stunning, three bed-roomed barn conversion is centrally located within Britain’s only coastal National Park. Recently acclaimed by The National Geographic, to be the second best coastal destination in the entire world; the whole of this varied and fascinating coast line can be efficiently accessed from The Stables Cottage. Its slate floors and tasteful, fitted kitchen lie beneath an impressive vaulted, beamed ceiling: While its wood-burning stove and comfortable soft furnishings provide the essential ingredients for a cosy end to days packed with coastal adventure. Offering bedroom and bathroom facilities on the ground floor as well as the first floor, this self-catering accommodation has been designed to be enjoyed by young and old alike. Staring out across Headland Farm’s large yard to the idyllic countryside beyond, this splendid retreat enjoys all the benefits of this working farm location: Primarily a cattle and sheep farm, its caring owners will happily introduce you to their Alpacas and cheeky Shetland Ponies; while for nature and wildlife lovers, the surrounding farmland yields butterflies, dragon flies and rare orchids. There’s even a thoughtful Farmhouse Kitchen Welcome Pack to greet your arrival, with home-baked bara brith and Welsh cakes to enjoy.Shop 4½ miles, pub and restaurant 2½ miles.

Features

Cot Available - Cot

Dishwasher

Enclosed garden / patio

Garden or Patio

Golf nearby

Ground floor facilities

Horse Riding nearby

Internet Connection - Internet Wifi

Parking-designated on site

Pets Free of Charge

Rural

Shower Cubicle

Washing Machine

Woodburning Stove

Working Farm

Location

Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00

Pets

  • 2 pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity

Smoking

  • No smoking, please

Overall holiday experience

Based on 17 reviews

8.2

out of 10

Value for money

8.5

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort and Equipment

7.8

Location

7.8

Local amenities

6.8

Overall rating

8.2

Christopher

  • Doncaster

  • Family (with only pre-school children)

8

out of 10

A lovely cottage in a nice quiet area, making for very peaceful evenings. The cottage itself was nice, although there were a couple of minor issues (there was a musty smell in the ensuite bathroom upstairs, although no sign of anything that was causing it, and the hot water was approaching scalding) but the living area was spacious with a kitchen boasting the majority of utensils for cooking. The bedrooms are all a good size with the downstairs bedroom large enough to accommodate a travel cot at the foot of the double bet, and a large twin room and master bedrooms on the upper floor. The garden area available was lovely, and the little courtyard at the back of the property was lovely to sit in during the warm July evenings. The owners were always around and were friendly and helpful throughout our stay.

20 Jul 2022

Helen

  • Exeter

  • Family

7

out of 10

Beautiful barn conversion if not a bit dusty and lots of cobwebs.. but I guess that is expected in an old property.. the kitchen was badly designed but adequate. The stairs were very steep and creaky.. beds weren’t the most comfortable but okay. The hosts Monty and Sue were really lovely and very hospitable. We forgot towels and they provided us with a huge bundle! They were very relaxed about us walking around the farm and checking out the alpacas.. they didn’t bother us at all. You will need to accept there is a 10 minute drive for a shop etc. It is a remote location so we picked things up while out for the day to save another journey later etc.. overall a lovely place but I wouldn’t stay again as too many spiders for my liking!

11 Jul 2022

Trixie

  • Romsey

  • Family

8

out of 10

A few little things needed attention. Nice to have more than the basic number of everything, made loading the dishwasher more sensible , although not the most effective one I have ever used ! Hosts very helpful. Lovely flowers around the cottage and car park. Beds and furniture very comfortable.

6 Jun 2022

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