Farmhouse Cottage Sleeps 18 - 22
The original Farmhouse is the largest of the holiday cottages at Sherrill Farm. With 7 bedrooms sleeping up to 22 guests, it is the perfect holiday home for extended family holidays or groups of friends coming together to celebrate an anniversary or special occasion.
This period Farmhouse is packed full of character and has the added bonus of its own large private garden and an 8-seat hot tub. This nestles under the lee of a row of horse chestnut trees where in early spring a carpet of daffodils, primroses and bluebells bloom.
The Farmhouse cottage comprises:
Ground floor - Enter the house through the front door into a large flag-stoned hall off which is
A large lounge - With large squashy leather sofas and armchairs provide comfortable seating for guests. There is also a big inglenook fireplace with a wood burner (logs available on request). There’s a music system in here with Wi-Fi and a large digital TV with Freeview.
A second ‘snug’ lounge - Featuring a quaint Victorian tiled fireplace and TV. It can also be used as a bedroom having a double sofa bed. It’s a great space for younger members of the family to gather to play on their technology, leaving the larger lounge free for those wishing to socialise.
A dining room with massive pine table
A huge well-equipped kitchen with a utility room - The impressive oak beamed kitchen is very well equipped to prepare everything from simple breakfasts to large banquets. Together with the utility rooms there seems to be two of every essential item including ovens, dishwashers, fridges, freezers, toasters, kettles and washing machines.
A spacious double bedroom with king sized bed and sofa bed and having an en-suite shower room and toilet. (This bedroom can easily be used as a family room with the addition of two single beds (which we can provide upon request).
Also on the ground floor is a separate guest cloakroom.
This accommodation sleeps 20 within the bedrooms. A comfortable sofa bed is located on the ground floor to accommodate an additional 2 guests.
There are six spacious, light and airy bedrooms on the first floor:
One Double bedroom with King size bed
One Double bedroom with King size bed En-suite Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet
One bedroom with four single beds
One Twin bedroom
Two Triple bedrooms with three single beds in each, one with en-suite bathroom
All the bedrooms have wardrobes, chests of drawers and bedside lighting.
In addition to the three en suites, family bathrooms and guest WC, there are also two separate family bathrooms, both having baths with showers over, sinks and WCs.
To the rear of The Farmhouse is a large enclosed tree-lined garden, laid mainly to lawn, excellent for games of football, rounders, frisbee, or just a spot of gentle relaxation in the sun with a good book or your morning paper.
The garden has a BBQ terrace with 2-3 BBQs and a luxury 8-seat hot tub making it a great place for eating and socialising, whether in the heat of the afternoon or at night under the stars.
The changeover day is Friday. We can occasionally be flexible with this during low seasons or for last minute bookings but not during school holidays.
Short breaks (minimum 3 nights) are welcomed outside the school holidays or if there are less than 14 days to go prior to your date of arrival. A 4-night mid week break (Mon-Fri) is the same price as a 3-night weekend break (Fri-Mon). There is a discount for short breaks (3 nights only).
Please note guests staying at The Farmhouse are required to pay a £100 refundable security deposit in cash to the owner on arrival. Unless a deduction is due, this should be returned (in cash) by the owner on the day of departure (Useful to cover your travel costs on the way home!).
There is plenty of parking for cars in the courtyard immediately outside the Farmhouse.
Cots, high chairs and stair gates can be provided free of charge. Please ask for these when booking.
Dogs are welcome at The Farmhouse. There is a small charge of £20 per dog per booking.