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We are proud to present Barn Cottage, a barn conversion holiday home in the heart of The Cotswolds that can sleep up to sixteen people.

Barn CottageBedroomThis delightful, detached, Grade II listed former hop brewery, part of which dates back to the 15th century, lies in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in beautiful Cotswold countryside, in the village of Barnsley, just four miles from the ancient Roman town of Cirencester. This charming Gloucestershire holiday home boasts attractive, comfortable accommodation perfect for a get-together with family and friends in a stunning part of the country. It is suitable for small retreats, conferences or group bonding sessions. Catering service is usually available if booked in advance.

Offering flexible sleeping arrangements, this Gloucestershire holiday cottage has eight spacious bedrooms, all with en-suite shower rooms. The large first floor beamed sitting room has steps down to the rear garden, whilst the ground floor sitting room has doors to the side patio and has many games, DVDs and a Wii games console for the whole family to enjoy.

Barn CottageA well-equipped, large fitted kitchen with dining area makes the perfect place for a long Sunday lunch or celebratory dinner and an additional, small kitchenette is ideally located on the first floor next to the sitting room.

Outside this Gloucestershire holiday cottage is a private garden with patio area, perfect for a summer BBQ and relaxing with a refreshing drink. The thriving village of Barnsley has a classic village pub, which serves excellent food, or guests may prefer to enjoy a pre-booked relaxing spa afternoon at nearby Barnsley House.

Just a little further afield is the Regency spa town of Cheltenham, offering many visitor attractions, an extensive range of shops, restaurants, and the Gold Cup horse racing. The Cotswold Water Park is also nearby with its many water based activities. The area is popular with walkers, cyclists, horse riders and nature lovers, with the nearby National Arboretum at Westonbirt being home to one of the finest tree collections in the world. This is a perfect Gloucestershire holiday home to be enjoyed at any time of year.


  • Eight bedrooms:
    • 1 x ground floor super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite wet room with shower, basin and WC.
    • 2 x ground floor king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC.
    • 1 x ground floor double with en-suite wet room with shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC.
    • 1 x ground floor family room with 1 double and 1 single with en-suite wet room with shower, basin and WC.
    • 1st floor 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC.
    • 1 x twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
  • Fitted kitchen with dining area.
  • First floor kitchenette.
  • Sitting room with doors to patio.
  • First floor sitting room with access to rear garden.
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  • Oil underfloor heating.
  • 2 Electric ovens and hob, microwave, 3 x fridges, freezer, dishwasher.
  • 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, CD, radio, Wii games console, WiFi, payphone, selection of books, games and DVDs.
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent.
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent.
  • Travel cot and highchair.
  • Off road parking for 4 cars.
  • Small lawned and paved garden to side and rear with furniture.
  • One well-behaved dog welcome.
  • Sorry, no smoking.
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 2 mins walk.
  • Note: Owner will take delivery of a pre-paid supermarket shop and also offers a laundry service if required.
  • Note: Mobile signal can be intermittent.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas.
  • Easter bank holiday w/e.
  • 7 nights from £1000.

Please telephone 01285 740491 for further information or to to check availability. Alternatively, you can email barncottage@greyhoundfarmhouse.co.uk.

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