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Launceston Farmhouse

Blandford Forum - Dorset

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"Beautiful farmhouse with indoor swimming pool set amongst Dorset's green fields"

  • Sleeps: 12
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 6

  Highlights...

  • Charming farmhouse set in the beautiful country of Dorset offering large groups a space to relax and unwind in peace.
  • The farmhouse can be rented in conjunction with two separate, self-contained properties bringing the total number of guest to 16.
  • There's a children’s play area including sand pit, mud kitchen and a willow Tipi.
  • After a day's hiking why not go for a dip in the 12 metre indoor pool, or relax in the sauna?
  • Many cycle and walking trails near to the property.

  You should know...

  • Up to two dogs are welcome at a charge of £25.00 per stay.
  • The pool and sauna is shared with two small cottages on the farm.
  • Babysitting service is available on request.
  • Children's activity packs are available at a £5 a day charge.
  • Special midweek deals are available to smaller groups (less than 8 people).

The Details...

Set in the beautiful Dorset countryside, this quintessentially English farmhouse makes the perfect getaway for large groups of friends and family hoping to escape the stresses of everyday life. Surrounded by lush, green fields, which are home to the farm's 500 beef cattle herd, this lovely property lies on the edge of the Tarrant Valley.

The Georgian farmhouse offers everything a large group could need for a break, including all modern conveniences such as Sonos and smart televisions. It is a relaxing place to reconnect with loved ones and enjoy the fresh air and green valleys of this very lovely part of England.

There are extensive gardens, an orchard and an outdoor play area for children. The gardens are a peaceful place to while away the seemingly endless days of summer, enjoying a glass of Pimms with friends and dining al fresco, while children play happily nearby.

Inside the house is furnished with both comfort and style in mind, with period furniture throughout. There are two double bedrooms and four super kingsize doubles. All of these have ensuite bathrooms, with showers, and three of the bedrooms boast roll top baths, perfect for a soak after a long country walk.

Deep, soft sofas fill the living area, offering plenty of space for families to get cosy, cuddle up and watch a movie. Or why not spend time playing games? The well-equipped kitchen has a large dining table and the traditional range-style cooker makes catering for large groups easy. It's the perfect spot for leisurely breakfasts on slow weekend mornings. There is also an additional dining room which gives guests a more formal option and is ideal for special celebration meals, such as Christmas or birthdays.

Start or finish the day with a dip in the 12 metre indoor swimming pool, and then relax in the sauna, before meeting back up with friends and maybe heading down to the local pub, The Langdon Arms. This dog and child friendly pub is just a five minute walk away. It's great for cosy Sunday lunches, or evenings at the bar.

Launceston Farm makes an ideal base for exploring Dorset and its many popular spots. Be sure to visit the Jurassic Coast, which is a 30 minute drive away. This UNESCO World Heritage site offers stunning beaches perfect for paddling, rock pooling and fossil hunting.

Features...

Essential Features
  • Baby Friendly
  • Child Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Great for Families
  • Heating
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Smoking
  • Rural Location
  • Swimming Pool
Living Spaces
  • Board Games
  • Books
  • Games equipment
  • Games room
  • Open fire/Woodburner
  • Stairgate
Kitchen/Utility
  • Cooker gas/electric
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
Bed/Bath
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • Computer games console
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite TV/Freeview
  • Television
Outside
  • BBQ
  • Firepit
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Babysitting
  • Chef for hire
  • Off road free parking
  • Sauna

Nearby...

  • Beach (sea)
  • Bird watching
  • Boat trips
  • Cooking classes
  • Cycling
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Horse riding
  • Kite surfing
  • Markets
  • Massage
  • Mountain Biking
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Pub/Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Supermarket/food shop
  • Surfing
  • Swimming pool (public)
  • Theme park
  • Water Park
  • Wellbeing
  • Wildlife
  • Windsurfing

Launceston Farmhouse

  Nearest Airport

Bournemouth Airport 40 minutes by car

Detailed Pricing Information...

Sleeping up to 8 (not including infants):

Low season 3/4 night mid-week stay £895
Mid/High season 3/4 night mid-week stay £1195
Weekend stays may be available to book for smaller groups. Please check availability and contact us directly.

Sleeping up to 12 (not including infants):

Low season 3/4 night mid-week stay £1680
Low season 3/4 night weekend stay £1830
Low season 7 night stay (Friday to Friday) £2965

Mid season 3/4 night mid-week stay £1830
Mid season 3/4 night weekend stay £2280
Mid season 7 night stay (Friday to Friday) £3990

High season 7 night stay (Friday to Friday) £4350

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