Harvest Moon Barn sleeps four guests in two bedrooms and is a beautifully presented detached barn conversion offering self catering holiday accommodation of a high standard (awarded 4 Star Gold). The barn provides open plan living and is accessed via a long private drive where it sits at the end in a fantastic elevated position surrounded by open rolling fields, fabulous panoramic views and countryside walks. The surrounding area is a haven for wildlife including deer, rabbits, and badgers, along with woodpeckers and even red kites that can be seen soaring up above.
Harvest Moon Barn is a welcoming retreat and an ideal base from which to explore Buckinghamshire and this beautiful part of England. Whether you are looking for a relaxing break, visiting friends or family (Buckingham University is close by) or over in the UK on business, the owners can provide you with knowledgeable advice and enthusiasm, help and recommendations and details of places of interest in the local area.
Do you enjoy star gazing? Harvest Moon Barn sits in an elevated position with vast skies that are not affected by light pollution - on a clear night the sky twinkles with stars.
Here you can experience peace, tranquillity and beautiful views, in the heart of the countryside, yet still be conveniently located just fifty five miles from central London, twenty six miles from Oxford ‘The City of Dreaming Spires’ and just eighteen miles from shopping and entertainment in Milton Keynes.
Harvest Moon Barn has historical links with nearby Claydon House and other National Trust properties nearby include Waddesdon Manor and Stowe Gardens. Also nearby and within ten miles are: Buckingham Old Gaol; Buckingham Railway Centre at Quainton; Silverstone Circuit; Aylesbury Waterside Theatre; Aylesbury Museum; Bicester Village designer brand shopping outlet; Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital and Visitor Centre and Stoke Mandeville Stadium.
Other places of interest within a forty five minute (maximum) drive include: Milton Keynes Xscape snow dome and shopping; Harry Potter Studio Tour Leavesden Herts; Glebe Canal Cruises; Bletchley Park; Tring Resevoirs; Tring Natural History Museum; Chiltern Open Air Museum; Bekonscot Model Village; Blenheim Palace; Willen Lake Milton Keynes; Warwick Castle; Althorp –Stately home of the Spencer Family; Castle Ashby; Woburn Abbey and Sulgrave Manor.
Christine Hodgins (Manager) joined Independent Cottages in November 2011
Something Special – Beautifully Renovated - A barn conversion with traditional oak beams, vaulted ceiling and a wood burner.
Outside: There is a private sunny garden which affords a south facing aspect with furniture for relaxing and alfresco dining. Ample parking and bike storage is also available.
Additional information: Egyptian cotton linen and towels provided. Welcome pack provided upon arrival including locally produced goodies, fresh laid eggs, flowers etc. Wi-Fi internet access is free and available for guest use. Unfortunately no pets except guide dogs. Central heating is provided via ECO Air Source. Dimmable lighting throughout. Highchair is available by arrangement for little ones along with a travel cot. The barn is ideal for celebrating special occasions and events such as weddings, anniversaries etc with the option to use some of the grounds for erecting a marquee (by prior arrangement). No smoking policy throughout the barn and candles are not permitted to be lit to comply with fire regulations. Lettings normally run Saturday to Saturday however, the owners are happy to be flexible and would consider other start dates by arrangement.
Star Rating: 4 Star Gold
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