Little Barn

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Sleeps 4
1 Bathroom
Pets Allowed
Change over day Saturday
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The Accommodation


As you enter the barn through a hallway, on the left is a large open beamed country kitchen-diner with traditional stone flooring. Straight ahead of the hallway is a curtained recess which is the living room
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The kitchen-diner is fully equipped with an electric oven, hob, hood, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. There is a large pine table with six chairs. A full glazed door opens onto the yard
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Living Room

The living room has a sofa with traditional stone flooring with rugs. Curtains can be drawn to close this room off entirely and create a small private space. To the right of the hallway is the living room, also with stone flooring, exposed beams and French doors to the yard. There are traditional sofas and an armchair, with a Smart TV and DVD.
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Bedroom 1

Bedroom 1 has a king-size bed, exposed beams and a high ceiling. There is an airing cupboard, wardrobe, bedside tables and a chest of drawers with mirror. The bedroom is carpeted and looks out onto open farmland.
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Bedroom 2

Bedroom 2 has twin beds, wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside tables and a high ceiling. The bedroom is carpeted and looks out onto open farmland.
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The bathroom has vinyl flooring, a power shower over a steel bath and pedestal basin with WC which is also situated on the first floor.
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Additional Information

A cot, high chair and stair gates are also available on request. The property is centrally heated. There is limited wifi available-enough to use the Smart TV. All Linen and towels provided. A large table with 4 chairs is in the yard which (so far) is dog proof! There is off road parking available.

Where to find us


Time Frame Cost per week Season Type
21st Dec 2023 - 4th Jan 2024 795.00 Xmas (2023) / New Year
5th Jan 2024 - 1st Mar 2024 £585.00 Low
2nd Mar 2024 - 29th Mar 2024 £670.00 Mid
30th Mar 2024 - 12th Apr 2024 £740.00 High
13th Apr 2024 - 24th May 2024 £670.00 Mid
25th May 2024 - 30th Aug 2024 £740.00 High
31st Aug 2024 - 1st Nov 2024 £670.00 Mid
2nd Nov 2024 - 20th Dec 2024 £585.00 Low
21st Dec 2024 - 3rd Jan 2025 £850.00 Xmas / New Year
Half term weeks are a high season rate.

Please note that we are able (with a few exceptions) to take short breaks in Mid and Low season, but we would not take a short break in the High Season unless it is within 4 weeks of arrival. These prices are for a full complement of 4 people in this property.

A 2 or 3 night break costs 75% of weekly rate.
A 4 night break costs 85% of weekly rate.
A 5 nights or over costs the full weekly rate.


Change over day Saturday unless by prior arrangement
Leave before 10am on day of departure. Arrive after 4pm on the day of arrival

Access Statement

  • Little Barn is 400 east of Ascott-the postcode point of Ascott is CV36 5PP. We will send you a local street map if needed with your booking form.
  • The nearest bus service is to Whichford which is 1 mile away.
  • The nearest train station is Moreton in the Marsh(10 miles)-services from London Paddington-Oxford-Worcester. Banbury(12 miles) -services from London Marylebone-Bicester Birmingham New St. We can send you details of local taxi operators
Key Collection, Welcome and Car Parking
  • Please collect the key from our house which is 80m east of the barn. Please contact us on 01608 684240 to let us know when you are coming. There is off road parking for three cars.
Entrance to Property
  • The Kitchen door is 700mm/27.5inches wide and has a threshold height of 110mm/4.25 inches.
  • The Hall door is 1030mm/40.5inches wide and has a threshold height of 90mm/3.5 inches.
  • There is a pair of french doors to the sitting room that are 1170mm/46 inches wide and has a threshold height of 100mm/4inches..
  • The yard is lit by two lights on PIR switches. If you let us know if you are coming after dark we will put the lights and heating on if needed to welcome you
Halls, Stairs, Landings, Passageways
  • The whole of the ground floor of Kitchen/dining area, hallway and living room has a flagstone floor, that in places is slightly uneven due to the cement grouting between each "flag"
  • The doorway in between the kitchen to the hallway is 730mm/28.5inches wide.
  • The doorway in between the hallway to the sitting room is 760mm/30 inches wide.
  • The living room has two rugs on the flagstone floor.
  • There is a staircase that leads off the sitting room to the first floor there are initially 6 steps then turn two larger steps turn left handed and then another 4 steps that go to the landing. The stairs are carpeted in short pile carpet and the stairs are 850mm/336.5inches wide with an individual tread height of 200mm/8.5 inches. The depth of the rising tread is 255mm/10 inches.
  • There is a handrail to the stairs on the left hand side which is 940mm high/37 inches with over head lighting.
Sitting Room/Lounge/Curtained recess
  • The sitting room/lounge is situated on the ground floor with level entry from the hallway.
  • The door opening to the lounge is 760mm/30inches wide.
  • The room has a mixture of seating with sofas and a armchair with non-feather cushions , together with a low coffee table.
  • There are two sofas and an armchair that have a seat height of 450mm/17.75 inches.
  • Furniture can be moved.
  • There is a widescreen digital television with remote control, subtitles, and a DVD player.
  • The flooring is stone flagstones
  • There is a curtained recess off the hall way. The width between the two wooden posts to this is 730mm/28.75ins wide. It has a chest of drawers, stone flagstone floor, and has over head lights and a tall floor mounted spot lamp. There is a sofa (the height of this is 500mm/19 inches).
Dining Room
  • There is a pine six seater dining room table in the Kitchen with six pine chairs.
  • The table height is 760mm/30 inches. The chair height is 440mm/17.5 inches.
  • The floor to "under table height"(the amount of knee-lower leg room) is 620mm/24.5 inches.
  • There is free space around the table.
  • There are six Chairs (all moveable) – they have no arms.
  • Lighting is natural daylight with over head lighting and spotlamps.
  • The kitchen/dining area is situated on the ground floor with step free, level access from the hallway. It has a stone flagstone floor.
  • The door openings to the kitchen from both the hallway are 750mm/29.5ins wide.
  • The door of the oven drops down and the handle ( when the door is closed) is 700mm/27.5ins above the floor. The lowest shelf in the oven is 410mm/16 inches. The hob is 940mm/37ins above the floor.
  • The Worktop and sink are 910mm/36ins above the floor.
  • There is a Fridge/freezer, highest shelf in fridge 850mm/33.5ins, the lowest shelf in the fridge is 300mm/12 inches.
  • There is a freezer above , the height of the lowest shelf is 1100mm/43 inches.
Bedrooms and Sleeping Areas
  • Upstairs there is a bedroom 1 with a kingsize bed,the height of this bed is 600mm/23.5ins. The floor is carpeted with short pile carpet and the door from the landing is 760mm/30ins wide-There are wall lights and bedside lights.
  • Bedroom 2 has two single beds, the height of these beds is 685mm/27ins. The floor is carpeted with short pile carpet and the width of the door from the landing is 750mm/29.5ins wide. There are wall lights and bedside lights.
  • All bedrooms offer good colour contrast between the floor, walls and doors, short pile carpet, non-feather bedding.
Bathrooms, Shower-rooms and Toilets
  • The bathroom/toilet is on the first floor with a door width of 700mm/30.25 inches.
  • The bath is enamelled steel with a power shower fitted over the tap end.
  • It has a vinyl floor and has overhead spotlights.
  • The Toilet -with seat-420mm/16.5inches high.
  • The Wash basin 800mm/31.5inches high.
  • The edge of the bath is 560mm high/21.75 inches
  • There is a removable rubber bath mat for use when using the shower
Additional Information
  • Outside attached to the barn is a boiler shed that has a tumble drier.
  • Trained assistance dogs are welcome at no extra charge.
  • There is conventional oil fired central heating with radiators in all rooms fitted with thermostatic radiator valves
  • All areas in the cottage have good colour contrast between the floor, doors and walls. Generally, doors and doorframes are dark wood and walls are light in colour.
  • The mobile phone reception can be poor but Orange is the best coverage
  • The nearest General Hospital with an A&E unit and walk in NHS is 12 miles away in Banbury and the nearest Doctor’s surgery is 4 miles away. Further information is in the welcome folder

Terms & Conditions

All prices inclusive of VAT.

All Linen and towels provided.

Limited wifi available due to the location but enough to use a smart TV and mobile devices.

Non smokers preferred.

There are NO electric cars charging points

Pets welcome but by negotiation due to livestock. Weekly charge of £15 per pet.

A large pine table with 4 chairs is located in the dog proof yard.

There is off road parking available.