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Luxury Barn Conversion In Stunning Countryside



Updated: 05-Aug-2016
Barn in Crewkerne, Somerset, England - Organic Farm Within Walking Distance Of Award Winning Gastro Pub

Oak Tree Barn (one of 3 properties at Fords Croft Cottages) is packed with features reminiscent of a bygone era, on arrival the double height ceiling with exposed beams and open plan layout never fails to impress. The restoration of this beautiful ham stone barn took care to preserve features such as the arched stone work along the south wall and maintain a sense of grandeur by keeping the original layout. Now you can relax in style with a beautifully designed interior that features an oak floor and kitchen, high quality furniture and furnishings and modern appliances. To top it off there is a lovely secluded seating area which affords stunning country views for a morning coffee or evening glass of wine.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Washing machine

About the Owner

Andrew Irish runs this property alongside other conversions known as Fords Croft Cottages on the farm and a very successful glamping business. His father Peter stills runs the organic farm and the family have been farming here since 1955. There is a very friendly old dog called Barney who may say hello!

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Guestbook comments from the owner

-"This place looks amazing on the website, and is even better in real life. Very friendly people and dog though it is not necessary to have any contact with anyone if you wish. I didn’t want to leave when the weekend was over and I really couldn’t have asked for a nicer place to stay."

-“We absolutely loved our week in Oak Tree Barn, both exploring the wonderful surroundings and relaxing in the beautiful cottage! Just perfect.”

“We had an absolutely fabulous time staying here, thefacilities are just as described and all very high quality. We would recommend it to anyone.”
Jan 2015
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From the Owner

This property was renovated on the family farm as it was a beautiful character building. Fords Croft Cottages also offers a beautiful character cottage and another very impressive barn conversion.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Exeter at 55 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : The Lord Poulett Arms at 2 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Weymouth at 30 Kilometres Nearest Train : Crewkerne (Waterloo) at 5 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : M5 at 20 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Lyme Regis at 20 Kilometres Car: recommended


30 mins drive


Exeter airport is 1hrs drive away.


Hinton st George 1.5 mls, Crewkerne 2.5mls, Lyme regis 15mls

Further Details:

Excellent local community shop in the local village of Hinton st George along with an award winning gastro pub. There are a range of supermarkets in the nearby town of Crewkerne along with banks, a leisure centre and other useful shops.


Rental rates


  • Booking Notes:
    Bookings can be made through the online booking system with a £100 deposit, the balance is due 6wks before arrival.

    Changeover Day:
    Arrival days are Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. Arrival is form 3pm with departure by 10am or 11am on a Sunday.

    Notes on prices:
    Short breaks for weekend and midweeks available from £70/night. Weeks available from £395. Last minute deals available
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Updated: 05-Aug-2016
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From the Owner

Lots of space, character and beautiful countryside. Also there is a gastro pub within walking distance and the Jurassic Coast in only a 30 min drive.

Property Type

  • barn


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Location Type

  • rural


  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • wc, vanity unit and shower


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: 1 bedroom with king size bed.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Outside: Gravelled area with distant views at the front of the property with a bistro set. Utility Room: washer/dryer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included, property is fully cleaned and towels and linen changed between guests.

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