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The Burrow

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7 Nights  

  • £780  to  £1640

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Short Breaks From

  • £199 p/night
    Off peak
    (3 night min)
  • £327 p/night
    Peak season
    (3 night min)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    3 (all year)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    2 Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Access
    G

    Ground floor
    Living

  • Swimming Pool

About The Burrow

The Burrow is in the Vale of Pewsey, at the end of a country lane on family-run Conygre Farm. The holiday home is ideal for families, sleeping six people in three bedrooms with gorgeous rural views and fantastic opportunities for walking and cycling from the front door. Onsite amenities include a heated indoor swimming pool whilst the White Hart pub in Burbage is a pleasant fifteen minute stroll away.

Conygre Farm is in the quiet hamlet of Easton Royal in the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). The views are of beautiful Wiltshire countryside as far as the eye can see, yet the cottage is only a 10-minute drive from historic Marlborough. Marlborough is a busy market town with excellent amenities and attractions that include Merlin's Mound, reputed to be the resting site of the mythical (or is he?) wizard. The Duchess of Cambridge is very familiar with the charms of Marlborough, having attended Marlborough College. There is a twice-weekly market and a wide choice of shops for buying provisions for your self-catering stay, as well as a variety of eateries that include Rick Stein's restaurant for dining out.

It's so easy to keep everyone happy when you stay at The Burrow. Without even leaving the farm, you can enjoy peaceful walks, splashing in the indoor pool. Venture out of the gate for trails leading to Milton Lilbourne, Pewsey, Jones’s Mill Nature Reserve, and the Kennet & Avon Canal. There are routes to suit all abilities and any season, with places like Gopher Woods and the Pewsey Downs being particularly lovely in autumn when you can forage in the hedgerows for treats like wild blackberries and rose-hips. Cyclists are also spoiled with a good choice of road routes and off-road trails.

Days out can include visiting Stonehenge and other pre-historic sites at Avebury and Silbury Hill. You can drive to Bath, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with its stunning Roman baths and Georgian architecture. Oxford's spires and the majesty of Blenheim Palace are also around an hour away from Conygre Farm, while Salisbury and Winchester are even closer.

The Burrow is one of two spacious self-catering cottages on Conygre Farm. Depending on availability, they can be booked together to accommodate extended families or groups of up to 13 friends. Bookings are available from Easter to October half term each year.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Gaye Brook joined Independent Cottages in May 2021


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Pub Nearby
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • WiFi
  • Farm Stay
  • Eco / Green

Location (Wiltshire)

Accommodation Comprises:

Accommodation at The Burrows is entirely on the ground floor and features biomass central heating to ensure it's always a comfortable temperature for guests. There are a few internal steps between the living and sleeping spaces.

  • Vaulted ceiling with oak beams in the open-plan living area with space for seating, eating and cooking. French doors open onto the patio and let in lots of natural light. There's also a log burner for added cosy warmth in winter.
  • Settle back on the sofa or an armchair to watch TV with Freeview channels.
  • Family meals will be a pleasure at the solid wood table that seats six people.
  • Fitted cupboards well-stocked with equipment and utensils are complemented with modern appliances that include an electric oven and four plate stove and a microwave. There is also a washing machine for the convenience of guests.
  • Master bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, and a comfortable kingsized bed.
  • Second double bedrooms with a flexible sleeping layout that can have either two single or one super-kingsize bed.
  • Twin room with two single beds, bedside tables and reading lights.
  • Family bathroom with a shower over the bath, WC and a handbasin.

Outside: Patio with garden furniture and a Webber charcoal barbecue with a pizza stone. Guests have shared use of the landscaped grounds and can reach the indoor swimming pool without having to go outside. There is a separate building housing a table tennis table and a darts board. There is also a communal  deep freezer and an extra fridges in here. There is parking for up to four cars.

Additional Information: Utilities, WiFi, bed linen and bath towels are all included. Please bring your own towels for the swimming pool. Up to two well-behaved dogs are permitted by arrangement. An initial supply of fuel for the log burner is provided with more available for a small cost. A cot (no bedding) and a highchair are available on request. Smoking is not permitted. Please note that we do not allow fireworks or instant BBQs.

The water to the cottage is supplied from  the farm borehole. This passes through a UV light and a particle filter. It is tested and passed by the local council annually. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS NOT MAINS WATER.

The Burrow Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Super-king/Twin & 1 Twin)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
2 dogs welcome
Accessibility:
Ground floor accommodation
Smoking:
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
From £780
To £1640
Preferred Arrival Day:
Friday
Payment Options:
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1672 810435 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Children must be supervised when around / using the swimming pool.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

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Gaye Brook
Member Since May 2021

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