Meadow View Barn
Located in Bere Regis, Dorset
Meadow View Barn is a well-presented barn conversion in the Dorset village of Bere Regis and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Meadow View Barn is a beautifully converted barn nestled in the quiet village of Bere Regis, in Dorset. Boasting two bedrooms; a king-size double and a twin, this cottage can sleep four people. There is also a bathroom and an open-plan living room with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside is allocated parking for one car, additional roadside parking and a small courtyard garden with patio furniture. Meadow View Barn is ideal for a country break with your loved ones, an ideal location for exploring East Dorset and the Purbecks.
This charming, detached barn is set in the pretty Dorset village of Bere Regis, ideally located for exploring the Purbeck region of Dorset and the Jurassic Coast. Sleeping four, this beautifully modern and fresh barn is fully equipped with all you need for a Dorset holiday.
The bright and spacious, the open-plan living room has large sliding patio doors onto a small terrace and these fill the room with natural light, allowing you to enjoy the outdoors at any time of the year. The views from these doors, over the village rooftops towards the meadows, are simply delightful. Spend time together here, cooking up a tasty meal, catching up on your favourite TV shows, playing some board games together or planning your days out. On the ground floor, you will also find a cloakroom and up on the first level is an airy modern bathroom with a bath and shower. There is also a generous master bedroom and a lovely, cosy twin bedroom, all well-equipped for you to catch some rest.
Outside is a lovely, fenced courtyard-style garden, with a table and chairs - a real sun trap, where you can enjoy a glass of wine in the evening and relax after a day out. Bere Regis village offers several pubs, serving both food and drinks and a village shop, while further afield, you will find the market town of Wareham just six miles away. Clouds Hill is the former home of Lawrence of Arabia, where you will find a charming tea room, as well as a long history. The incredible Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre and Tank Museum are also only five miles away and are sure to provide a great day out for all the family.
If you feel drawn to the sea, then Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door are just 11 miles away, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which should be high on the list of places to visit. Explore Enid Blyton country with Corfe Castle, and the steam railway only 12 miles away, supposedly the inspiration for the Famous Five Stories, and for those who love exploring the local countryside, you are on the doorstep of Wareham Woods, Morden Bog National Nature Reserve, Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve and Studland and Godlingston Heath National Nature Reserve. Spectacular walks and views await at each of these beautiful locations, Meadow View Barn is perfect for a small family or group of friends who want to explore East Dorset and the Purbecks.
- Underfloor heating
- Electric hob and oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave
- Smart TV, Bluetooth speaker, fibre optic broadband WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Allocated parking for one car with a shared drive and additional roadside parking
- Small courtyard garden with patio furniture
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub a very short walk away
Bere Regis is a small, pretty village in Dorset. If peace and tranquillity are on the agenda, you have found it. Bere Regis was made famous by Thomas Hardy in his classic story ‘Tess of the d'Urbervilles". The village has a shop, post office and two pubs. It is very picturesque with thatched cottages and Bere Regis Church takes centre stage.
There are plenty of cycle and walking trails to discover, in fact, explore Wareham Forest by foot or bike, either way, the paths are smooth and easy. Dogs can join you on this adventure too. Staying around the village then both the Lawrence Ride and Purbeck Ride cycle routes pass through the nearby villages of Briantspuddle and Turnerspuddle and then skirt the southern edge of Bere Regis. The Jubilee Trail walking route passes through Bere Regis towards Moreton village.
The beautiful Athelhampton House is a short drive away on the edge of Puddletown village. Explore the Tudor house and extensive gardens, relax in the cafe for cream tea or dinner. Monkey World, in Wareham, is an all-year-round attraction. Although a very popular tourist attraction, Monkey World does serious work and helps governments around the world to stop the smuggling of primates from the wild. There are over 230 primates at Monkey World of including the home of Europe's only Orang-utan creche. Visit the Tank Museum in Bovington, experience driving a tank or watch the amazing re-enactment of a battle, complete with explosions.