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Lovely Barn Conversion In Countryside, With Easy Access To Local Activities

Overview

Property

Updated: 12-Oct-2016
Barn in Dunton, Nr. Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England - Peaceful Location With Views Over Countryside

The Top Cow House is a lovely one bedroom barn conversion, located on a working farm on the edge of the tiny village of Dunton in rural Buckinghamshire. It enjoys fantastic views of the surrounding fields and countryside. The cottage offers easy access to Leighton Buzzard, Aylesbury, Buckingham and Milton Keynes. There are plenty of activities in the area including Waddesdon Manor, Woburn Abbey, Stowe Landscaped Gardens, Ascot House, theatres at Aylesbury and Milton Keynes and for shopping Bicester Village all within a 40 minute drive. Silverstone Motor Racing circuit is approximately 19 miles away. There are good road and rail links to London, Oxford and Cambridge. A network of public footpaths in the area provides plenty of scenic walks.

A charming ground floor barn conversion, with oak flooring, exposed beams and vaulted ceilings, it comprises one double bedroom, an en-suite shower room a spacious open plan living room with kitchen - which is well equipped with modern appliances including oven and hob, fridge, kettle, and dishwasher, dining table and four chairs. There is also a utility room with washing machine, freezer, extra sink, oil fired boiler and microwave.

In the living area, there is an armchair, a double sofa which can convert to a sofa bed, flat screen TV, DVD and coffee table. Use of sofa bed is by arrangement only, on an occasional basis, with extra charge for linen and bedding.

The bedroom has a king size (5 foot) bed which can be split into two 2 foot 6 inch single beds. There is a dressing table, hanging clothes rail and bedside lamps and tables. The en suite shower room has wash basin, heated towel rail and toilet and under floor heating.

Outside, the large garden is laid mainly to lawn, post and rail fence, gate on to the lane, with gravel driveway and off road parking for several cars.

Well behaved dogs by arrangement and must not be allowed into the bedroom or on the furniture and must sleep in the utility room (stair gate provided), and not left in the property on their own. Owners to provide own dog beds, bowls, towels etc.

One week minimum preferred on this property.

The owner of this property does not request a damage deposit, but will ask for a credit card authorisation to be signed.

Free Wireless Broadband.

Our stay at The Top Cow House was wonderful. Rosemary, the owner very very hospitable and made us very welcome. She went out of her way to help us regarding local dog friendly pubs. The facilities in The Top Cow House were excellent; there was nothing else we could have wished for.

All in all, lovely property, super host, we have no hesitation in recommending The Top Cow House.- Paul & Pamela N.

More Details
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

About the Owner

I originally come from Cape Town, South Africa, but have been letting our holiday cottages since 1995. My husband's family have had the farm since the 1930's. Many of our guests have enjoyed staying with us from all parts of the world and appreciate the beautiful countryside around us and there is always plenty to do..

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Guestbook comments from the manager

Our stay at The Top Cow House was wonderful. Rosemary, the owner very very hospitable and made us very welcome. She went out of her way to help us regarding local dog friendly pubs. The facilities in The Top Cow House were excellent; there was nothing else we could have wished for.

All in all, lovely property, super host, we have no hesitation in recommending The Top Cow House.- Paul & Pamela N
Jan 2015
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Location

Activity and Interests

Travel:

The property is about an hour's drive to Heathrow Airport.

A car is essential.

Distances:

The cottage offers easy access to Leighton Buzzard, Aylesbury, Buckingham and Milton Keynes. There are plenty of activities in the area including Waddesdon Manor, Woburn Abbey, Stowe Landscaped Gardens, Ascot House, theatres at Aylesbury and Milton Keynes and for shopping Bicester Village all within a 40 minute drive. Silverstone Motor Racing circuit is approximately 19 miles away. There are good road and rail links to London, Oxford and Cambridge.

Further Details:

A network of public footpaths in the area provides plenty of scenic walks.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn
29 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£340
for 7 nights
£340
 
 
Christmas
17 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£415
for 7 nights
£415
 
 
Winter
3 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£335
for 7 nights
£335
 
 
Half Term
11 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 
 
Winter
18 Feb 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 
 
Easter
1 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£375
for 7 nights
£375
 
 
Spring
17 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£355
for 7 nights
£355
 
 
Half Term
27 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£365
for 7 nights
£365
 
 
Early Summer
5 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£355
for 7 nights
£355
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£375
for 7 nights
£375
 
 
Peak Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£380
for 7 nights
£380
 
 
Autumn
1 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£355
for 7 nights
£355
 
 
October Half Term
21 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£365
for 7 nights
£365
 
 
Autumn
30 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£355
for 7 nights
£355
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
We request one third of the rental on booking, and the remainder 8 weeks in advance of the start of the booking.
There is a £25 booking fee.
Payment can be made on line, by card, or over the phone. There is a 2% fee for credit cards (3.5% for American Express) and no fee for debit cards.

Changeover Day:
Arrival: After 3pm
Departure: before 10am

Notes on prices:
Please note that although we try to update the availability, it may not be accurate, so please email us. We have seventeen cottages on the same site as our office, and also look after bookings on others in the area, so hope to be able to offer you another property.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

Property Type

  • barn

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Entertainment

  • Television

Suitability

  • pets considered

Location Type

  • rural

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • The en suite shower room has wash basin, heated towel rail and toilet and under floor heating.

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: The bedroom has a king size (5 foot) bed which can be split into two 2 foot 6 inch single beds. There is a dressing table, hanging clothes rail and bedside lamps and tables.

Outside

  • Golf ...

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: A charming ground floor barn conversion, with oak flooring, exposed beams and vaulted ceilings, it comprises one double bedroom, an en-suite shower room a spacious open plan living room with kitchen. There is also a utility room with washing machine, freezer, extra sink, oil fired boiler and microwave. Well behaved dogs by arrangement and must not be allowed into the bedroom or on the furniture and must sleep in the utility room (stair gate provided), and not left in the property on their own. Owners to provide own dog beds, bowls, towels etc Outside: Outside, the large garden is laid mainly to lawn, post and rail fence, gate on to the lane, with gravel driveway and off road parking for several cars. Utility Room: There is also a utility room with washing machine, freezer, extra sink, oil fired boiler and microwave Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are included

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