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Holiday cottages near Sherborne, Dorset

+44 1908 530803

Completed in 2007 one of three barns dating back into the 1800’s, Meadow View Barn has been converted to give a modern relaxing environment retaining the character of the original structure.

Accommodation comprises a modern open plan living space with large oak windows and French doors that open onto a courtyard garden. Upstairs are two bedrooms with exposed beams, there is also a modern family bathroom.


The living area is furnished in a contemporary style that is bright and fresh. There are comfortable sofas to relax on at the end of the day.

There is a modern 40” SMART TV plus a Blueray player and Wii games console. There is a small selection of family Wii games and DVD’s. There is complementary WiFi internet access so you can catch up on TV programs using BBC iPlayer.


The dining area has a good sized  table and six chairs, on a warm evening there is outside seating and table with a charcoal BBQ for alfresco dinning. There are lots of local restaurants in both Sherborne and Yeovil. The Rose and Crown pub in Trent (1.5 miles) offers award winning food and drink.


The kitchen is well equipped with a fan oven, grill and hob, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher and washer/dryer. The cupboards are well stocked with all the cutlery and crockery you could need. Whether you are rustling up a quick breakfast of a full roast dinner.

If you want a break from cooking it’s just a short walk through the beautiful grounds of Compton House to Trencherman’s Deli where you can buy some fantastic food including ready meals made on the premises.  All of the major supermarkets will deliver your groceries so you can order before you leave home.


The barn sleeps 4+1, upstairs are two bedrooms one king size and one twin. The spacious master bedroom can be configured with a full size pull out single bed or space for a cot (travel cot available on request).  


The barn  is south facing and has a gravel courtyard garden that gets sunshine all day and into the evening. There is a table and chairs on a patio with seating for 4, perfect to unwind in the evening and take advantage of the BBQ. The garden has a small picket fence with a secure latching gate. There is a dedicated off road parking space for one car.

Over Compton is a very small village linked to Nether Compton just half a mile walk. There are some wonderful walks from the property


There is a comfortable family bathroom including a large bath with a powerful shower above. There is also a shaving point and heated illuminated mirror