Set on the fringes of the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this contemporary barn is perfect for families wishing to tour or walk the region. It boasts a wood burner, striking open-plan kitchen/diner and far reaching views.
This property is set in a peaceful spot, yet has excellent road links ideal for touring some of the region’s most popular attractions, including the Fleet Air Arm Museum and Haynes Motor Museum, within 20 miles. The surrounding countryside is perfect for all manner of outdoor pursuits or head 15 miles south to the picturesque Jurassic Coastline, where you can explore the cobbled streets of Lyme Regis and go fossil hunting at Charmouth. Axminster is a hotspot for foodies and there are numerous National Trust properties within 15 miles including Barrington Court, Montacute House and Tintinhull Gardens. A good selection of local amenities can be found in Chard, which is 3 miles to the south.
Set into the hillside, this striking detached barn was newly built in 2021 and has been decorated with care throughout. The entrance door leads into a useful utility room with a washing machine and separate WC. Just next door is the fabulous open-plan kitchen/diner. This sociable space is the ideal place for the family to gather for leisurely meals and has panoramic views of the countryside. The kitchen area is well-equipped with an electric AGA and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The central island and vaulted beamed ceiling enhance the feeling of space. A door leads from here into the comfortable lounge, which has a wood burner and Smart TV alongside yet more lovely views. A short flight of five steps leads up to the second level of the property, where a hallway gives access to the bedrooms. To the left is a light and bright king-size bedroom and a charming twin, which share the contemporary shower room with WC. To the right is a further stylish king-size bedroom and an inviting twin, which share a bathroom with shower over bath and WC.
Bi-fold doors lead from the kitchen/diner or lounge onto a large patio area spanning the front of the property. With garden furniture, expansive views and a rolling lawn enclosed by a fence and hedging, this is the ideal spot to rest and relax. To the side of the property there is a hot tub where you can sit back, relax and look at the stars. There is ample parking to the rear of the property.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.