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Unusual Oak Framed Property With Rural Views

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Barn in Swerford, Chipping Norton, Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, England - On The Great Tew Estate

"Field end" is an oak timber framed dwelling in the grounds of Potato Town situated on the Great Tew Estate in the Cotswolds. Designed and built by the owners, furniture designer John Callen and artist Pam Franklin. A contemporary spacious and light interior with beautiful rural views. Two bedrooms that can be configured with twin or double beds. Large deck area with seating, table and barbecue facilities over looking open fields.


Owner
John Callen
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
8 June, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Swerford in Oxfordshire

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 2 with shower, wash basin and wc. Bathroom from entrance with shower, wash basin and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size double bed or two single beds. Bedroom 2 with king size double bed or two single beds with en-suite shower/bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The property has underfloor heating throughout. Pets accepted on arrangement with owners. Outside: On the south facing side of building there is a large deck being constructed. This will be finished for the summer months and will have table, chairs / benches and sun shade with barbecue facilities. Utility Room: There is an outside wc/utility room with washing machine, tumble drier and freezer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Clean towels and linen provided. Property cleaned and fresh linen provided weekly.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

4

Comfortable little cottage

  • 4 of 5

Very nice cottage overlooking fields. Helpful and friendly owners.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

Pam & John(and their puppy) are really great hosts, we felt welcomed when we just arrived, everything in or out the house are beautiful. They took us a little but unique local tour, very impressive. We had a wonderful stay, thank the hosts.

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Ideal for Mum

  • 4 of 5

Lovely two bed home from home, which is all on one level so ideal for any older guests who may struggle with stairs. Very friendly welcome from owners who live on site, and good selection of free "essentials" such as tea and coffee. Decking area is great spot for afternoon tea and watching the local wildlife, especially pheasants and kites.

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cotswold cottage that ticks all the boxes!

  • 5 of 5

Field End cottage provides extremely comfortable accommodation for four in a very attractive part of the Cotswolds. The interior is bright, airy and pleasantly decorated; it is very well appointed, has extremely comfortable beds and the patio seats and table encourage full advantage to be taken of any decent weather.

We have just enjoyed an excellent break here. The location is so convenient with numerous attractions within easy reach. There is a good pub - the Masons Arms - which serves excellent food. just down the road. And a network of local paths enable the attractive local villages - Swerford, Hook Norton, Great Tew and Little Tew - to be explored on foot.

John and Pam were responsive and helpful from the moment we completed our booking and made us feel extremely welcome throughout our stay. Our daughter was particularly appreciative of the hammock, which enabled her to work on her dissertation without missing out on the remarkably good spring weather. The welcome pack with its local produce was another nice touch.

We would recommend this property unreservedly!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful cottage in stunning surroundings. John and Pam could not have been more welcoming. The cottage was excellent for my access needs - ramped access into the property, step-free access throughout inside and shower cubicles with a very slight step. We cannot wait to return!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great Cotswold Vacation Barn

  • 5 of 5

The converted barn was a great home base for visiting the Cotswolds. It was perfect for two couples and was exactly as described. We found it clean and comfortable with all that we needed for our weeks stay. We found fresh flowers, a fresh baked loaf of bread, a bottle of Hook beer, coffee, sugar, a discount card for The Mason Arms Pub (just down the road), and excellent information and instructions for enjoying our stay. The back deck, table, and hammock were perfect for relaxing and enjoying the country view and wildlife. You are near all key towns in this region and there is an Aldi grocery store within 4 miles. The owners were away but their daughter was very friendly and helpful whenever we had questions or needed assistance.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High
15 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
From
£145
Sat,Sun
£600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£220
for 2 nights
From
£110
From
£135
Sat,Sun
£550
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Our changeover days are Fridays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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