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Dovecote Barn Doughton Tetbury

Dovecote Barn and moat, head of the River Avon .
5.0 of 5 stars
12 reviews
Dovecote Barn and moat, head of the River Avon .
View from south garden over the ancient pond which is fed by springs from the adjacent fields
Dovecote Barn early morning. The front door leads into a spacious and welcoming hall, balcony above
Enclosed sunny  garden, ideal for  young children .
Spacious living  area from open log fireplace . Underfloor heating to keep you warm in all weathers
The oak dining table will seat 12 and the kitchen range oven can cope with all your cooking
Entrance Hall and view  through the large living room to the south garden .
Dovecote under a harvest moon
Upstairs landing with oak balustrade and chandelier
Large master bedroom with moat view window and en suite shower room plus walk- in wardrobe.
Loads of space in the master bedroom with the kingsize double.Oil fired radiators in all upstairs.
Moat garden below master bedroom
Evening sun in `red`  bedroom.Overlooks the south garden.  bath/shower room next door.
The `brown` bedroom  with ancient oak beams, space under the eaves and lovely historic view
View  of  Doughton Manor [front page feature Country Life May 2012 ]beyond our private lane/parkin
Downstairs kingsize double  with ensuite wet room , underfloor heating and wheelchair access.
Downstairs ensuite wet room.Top quality fixtures as in all shower/bathrooms.
Enjoy wonderful walks around the farm, long or short, peaceful and safe. bring boots or borrow ours
Our  resident ducks answering a food call
Spectaculor Westonbirt National Arboretum  just a mile up the road is beautiful in every season
Drive 12 minutes to the Cotswold scarp. Enjoy walks in beautiful countryside along the  Cotswold Way
Tetbury Spire was built to be seen from Doughton. You can walk there across the fields in 25 mins
From Coaley Peak {15 min drive},see stunning views over the Severn to the Welsh mountains.
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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Dovecote Barn, Five Star Rated. and Visit England Gold Award. This property is amazing .'A wonderful holiday home. Perhaps the best we've ever stayed in.' This stunning barn conversion,with a really spacious open plan living room has every modern comfort while retaining its historic past. It has plenty of parking and a walled south- facing garden with stunning views over an ancient water- filled moat and meadows to Tetbury's famous spire.
Tetbury has antiques, exciting restaurants and cafes, regular covered markets and Prince Charles's famous Highrove Shop.
I mile in the other direction is the National Arboretum at Westonbirt which has huge trees,amazing colour and regular seasonal events to attract all visitors of all ages.

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About the owner, C R and E S I
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL93664 by: Holiday Lettings
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Lizzie W
Dursley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

A lovely comfortable, light & airy space for my extended family to prepare for our wedding day at Westonbirt. Owners really helpful on email when booking & baked a delicious cake! A gorgeous setting & loved seeing the dogs & ducks wandering round more

Fiona J
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

We stayed in the two cottages for a week in the run up and the weekend of my daughters wedding. As the week progressed we welcomed members of our family and the bridesmaids and close friends of the bride. Sitting around the log fire drinking nice wine, eating good food and enjoying lovely company was great. There was lots to... more

Hershey, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Only thing described that we found to be missing..the washer only washes ..not dries. No biggie. And a new grill might be a good idea. We would most definitely return. Tom, the owner's son was a delight and made our visit very sweet..even finding us a cooler to take to market! The pizza at Priory is great! Don't miss gardens... more

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Dovecote barn has a high standard of comfort and cooking arrangements with open plan kitchen, dining and sitting area. This includes a log fire at one end and large south facing windows all along the garden side, with french doors opening onto an enclosed patio garden.

WHEELCHAIR USERS: The approach to the property has dropped kerb parking 3 metres from front door with level path and only needing a small ramp (supplied) to enter over the front door lip (8 cms). The main living and eating areas require no steps.
We have a downstairs bedroom (kingsize double bed) with en suite wet room and shower seat.

Upstairs, off the oak balustrade landing, we have another en suite double bedroom (kingsize) and 2 more twin bedrooms with separate bathroom (wc, bath and shower).
There is underfloor h...
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Changeover day is Friday.
Our prices include VAT at 20%

Please note that this property can sleep 10 . The extra 2 are on a sofa bed in the living room. We charge £40 per person per week for this facility.
There is a charge of £ 25 for each dog .

We are able to take Short Breaks in the Mid and Low seasons, but will only take a Short Break in the High Season if it is within 4 weeks of arrival .

A 3 Night Break [weekend ] costs 75% of the weekly rate.
A 3 Night Break [weekday] costs 70% of the weekly rate.

A 4 Night Break [ weekend ] costs 85% of the weekly rate.
A 4 Night Break [weekday ] costs 80 % of the weekly rate .
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How to get there
Airport: Bristol airport: 24.9 mi
Fly to Bristol for easyjet flights, or Heathrow is just up the M4; From there you can catch a direct bus (National Express) to Cirencester on the Cheltenham route. We are 12 miles from Cirencester. Or come by train from London Paddington to Kemble (7 miles away and linked to Tetbury by bus).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.9 mi.
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