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The Best Rural Holiday Property and Location in Warwickshire

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Last updated: 06/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Stratford-upon-Avon barn description

Refurbished for 2013 Mutton Barn offers 5 Star Luxury accommodation and Boasts the best rural holiday location in Warwickshire, Situated on the edge of ancient woodland High up on Alne Hills it offers the most romantic setting with panoramic views of open countryside.

Mutton Barn is converted to the highest of standards using only the finest materials, marble floors and solid oak Joinery are complemented with bespoke hand painted kitchen with Granite work surfaces designer bathrooms and fine furnishings.

We want you to be totally satisfied with your holiday accommodation and hope to provided all the things you might want to make your stay as comfortable as possible, should you have any special requirements please ask.

We will be happy to arrange champagne, chocolates or flowers for a loved one on arrival or make reservations for a special occasion on your behalf.

We provide a welcome basket on arrival, towels and linen are provided.


Gate opens on to 125 miles of footpath, Log fire, balcony, Idyllic, Romantic location, 6 m from Stratford...

Log fire ~ balcony terrace ~ private location ~ luxury bathrooms ~ iPod doc~ plasma TV ~ DVD ~ BBQ ~ local gastro pub ~ gateway to 125 miles of footpaths ~ resident barn owls- 6 miles Stratford upon Avon.


Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty it's elevated position high up on Alne Hills affords breathtaking views of Warwickshires magnificent countryside, flanked on one side by ancient woodland the stage is set for your idyllic country holiday.

The bespoke kitchen is fully equipped including granite work surfaces, gas range cooker, cooks island with chopping block, microwave and dishwasher.
A dining/breakfast area is incorporated into the kitchen, along with one side of the double s

On the approach to Mutton Barn, you leave the public highway a category D road over a cattle grid and climb gently up a farm track (The Heart Of England Way) follow the track firstly through the new plantation the track then hugs the edge of the ancient Alne Woods as you turn the corner at the top of Alne Hills you will be greeted by Mutton Barn and the magnificent views before you.

The area is a walkers and cyclers paradise with The Heart Of England Way and the Arden Way at the garden gate, it is your gateway to over 125 miles of footpaths and bridle ways.

The barn stands on its own and is surrounded on all sides by beautiful countryside. Deemed as an area of outstanding natural beauty Alne Hills benefits from an abundance of native wildlife,

Buzzards fly high above often accompanied by other birds of prey, The resident Barn Owls hunt daily and we hope for a parliament of owlets again in 2011,

Watch as Deer wandering from the wood to feed in early morning and at dusk

Stratford upon Avon is 7 miles away Set in on the banks of the River Avon, the town of Stratford-Upon-Avon is steeped in history and culture. As the birthplace William Shakespeare, this is a popular tourist destination and is home to the world famous Royal Shakespeare company and its theatres.
The town boasts a variety of shopping and leisure facilities and has many quality restaurants and brasseries.
Within a short drive are the beautiful Cotswold villages of Chipping Campden and Broadway internationally renowned Hidcote Manor Garden, Moreton-in-Marsh with its famous Tuesday outdoor market, beautiful Batsford Arboretum; and not forgetting Warwick famous for its antique shops, tea rooms and magnificent medieval castle.

There are many outstanding National Trust houses and gardens nearby, including Charlecote Park, Packwood House, Baddesley Clinton, Upton House and Coughton Court.

Birmingham city centre, with its stylish shopping malls, restaurants and Symphony Hall.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Barn
  • 180 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Events Allowed
          • Pets Considered
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Master with en-suite...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            All beds can be made up as singles...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 king

            All beds can be made up as singles...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 king, 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

            single beds are 3ft adult sized bunks...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Master en-suite with walk in shower...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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          Other Amenities

              • Logs an initial supply is included additional supplies are available to purchase if required. One medium sized dog or two small well behaved dogs are welcome. There is an additional charge of £30 per dog. a stair gate is provided dogs are not allowed beyond the ground floor and must not be left un-attended at the property...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Games For Kids
              • CD Player
              • Television
              • Radio
              • Video Library
              • Books For Kids
              • Books
              • Music Library
              • Games
              • Stereo
              • Books For Adults
              • DVD Player

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Family
              • Luxury
              • Adventure
              • Tourist Attractions
              • Historic
              • Farm Holidays
              • Away From It All

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Theme Parks
              • Live Theater
              • Cinemas
              • Marina
              • Restaurants
              • Arboretum
              • Water Parks
              • Botanical Garden
              • Forests
              • Recreation Center
              • Ruins
              • Museums
              • Churches
              • Coin Laundry
              • Library
              • Playground

              Leisure Activities

              • Paddle Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Walking
              • Sight Seeing
              • Bird Watching
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Scenic Drives
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Horseback Riding

              local services and businesses

              • Massage Therapist
              • Groceries
              • ATM/Bank
              • Laundromat
              • Hospital
              • Fitness Center
              • Medical Services

              Location Type

                  • Rural

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Hiking
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Golf
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Dining
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 9 people

                      General

                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Internet
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Living Room
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Garage
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Safe
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Activities Guide
                      • Sunbed
                      • Thermos Bottle
                      • Shampoo
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Wood Stove
                      • Local Maps
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Parking
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Heating

                      Kitchen

                      • Refrigerator
                      • Grill
                      • Microwave
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Stove
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Freezer
                      • Stove
                      • Kitchen
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Oven
                      • Blender
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Patio
                      • Balcony
                      • Binoculars
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Barbecue
                      • Porch / Veranda
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Golf
                      • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                      • Terrace

                      property descriptor

                          • Detached
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          £249 £279
                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                          £995 £3,500

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add £50 per night, per additional guest

                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Pet Fee £35
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit £250
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          For Rates for group sizes of 4, 6 ,8 ,10, and details of special offers please visit the Mutton Barn web site

                          www.muttonbarn.com

                          30% with booking

                          balance payable 60 days prior to stay

                          security deposit to be paid cleared funds 10 days prior to stay


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                          Last updated: 06/16/2014
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                          Location

                          20 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Birmingham Int.
                          130 Miles
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Portsmouith
                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Henley in Arden
                          12 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Juc 15 M40 Henley in Arden
                          90 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Weston Super Mare
                          1.3 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Huff Cap Great Alne
                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          n/a
                          4.5 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Essnce Alcester

                          Car: Recommended

                          Alne Hills

                          Is an idyllic rural hamlet between Alcester 4 miles and Stratford upon Avon 7 Alne Wood Barn sits high on top of Alne Hills and its gate opens directly on to the heart of England way 100 miles of footpath with the Arden way a further 26 miles of footpath crossing just a few hundred yards away. It is flanked on the west by Alne wood With it's beautiful canopy of ancient oaks and blessed with it's vibrant carpet of bluebells at springtime, so if you are looking for a very quiet rural retreat just minutes away from a major tourist town such as Stratford upon Avon you need look no further.

                          Alcester is the quintessential English market town, an architectural gem with a lively community feel set in the attractive, rolling 'Shakespeare's Countryside', just seven miles west of Stratford-on-Avon, home of the Bard.

                          Situated on the River Arrow, its medieval street pattern survives almost intact, along with many ancient properties including the wonderful church of St Nichola.

                          Golf: There are around 12 golf course's within a 10 mile radius of Mutton Barn

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                          • Bespoke kitchen with gas range cooker

                            Bespoke kitchen with gas range cooker

                          • New !  Extended and Refurbished For April 2013

                            New ! Extended and Refurbished For April 2013

                          • FIine  italian leather sofa's

                            FIine italian leather sofa's

                          • Double sided log burner

                            Double sided log burner

                          • Madster bed bathroom  with tub and walk in shower

                            Madster bed bathroom with tub and walk in shower

                          • Walnut dining table seats 8

                            Walnut dining table seats 8

                          • Coughton Ford on the pub lunch walk 2 miles

                            Coughton Ford on the pub lunch walk 2 miles

                          • View from front of Mutton Barn

                            View from front of Mutton Barn

                          • View from the back of Mutton Barn

                            View from the back of Mutton Barn

                          • Alcester Town on market day (4 miles)

                            Alcester Town on market day (4 miles)

                          • The New Royal Shakespear Theatre (7 Miles)

                            The New Royal Shakespear Theatre (7 Miles)

                          • Carrots

                            Carrots

                          • Mutton Barn Set On Its Own In 5000 Acres

                            Mutton Barn Set On Its Own In 5000 Acres

                          • Heaven In The Heart Of England

                            Heaven In The Heart Of England

                          • Bluebells and wild garlic at Alne Wood On The Doorstep

                            Bluebells and wild garlic at Alne Wood On The Doorstep

                          • Bath tub

                            Bath tub

                          • A Good Hare Day

                            A Good Hare Day

                          • Dont Forget Your Camera !

                            Dont Forget Your Camera !

                          • Warwick Castle (9 Miles)

                            Warwick Castle (9 Miles)

                          • Coughton Court (4 Miles)

                            Coughton Court (4 Miles)

                          • Ragley Hall (6 Miles)

                            Ragley Hall (6 Miles)

                          £249 - £279 per night (GBP)
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                          4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 9

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                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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