Swift Cottage

Durley near Southampton, South of England (Ref. 4181)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

Snakemoor Farm Cottages

Two delightful single-storey barn conversions, in a rural setting on the owner's cattle and equestrian farm, on the edge of the South Hampshire village of Durley, 2 miles from Botley. These charming Durley cottages have been converted to a very high standard, and both boast cosy woodburners, as well as en-suite facilities. These Durley cottages are set within the owner's farmyard, where horses often come and go from the adjacent stables. Locally, there are many lovely walks and the owner is happy to offer visitors riding lessons or hacking by arrangement from her nearby equestrian centre. There are plenty of places to visit within a short drive of these Durley cottages, including Marwell Zoo, the beautiful Meon Valley, and the River Hamble, whilst the historic Royal Naval Dockyard at Portsmouth and ancient Winchester are also easily accessible. Two lovely Durley cottages, providing a superb base from which to explore this lovely area throughout the year.

The Property

A lovely, semi-detached, single-storey barn conversion, one of two Durley cottages on site, providing quality holiday accommodation with a light and airy open plan living area, a warming woodburner and an en-suite to the double bedroom. This Durley cottage is situated alongside the owner's farmyard, where there is stabling for horses. A super, rural base for an enjoyable holiday. Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 4182 to accommodate up to 8 people.

Accommodation

All ground floor with one internal step. Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburner.

Amenities

Radiators powered by woodburner in sitting area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV, DVD, Freeview. Fuel, power and starter pack of logs inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for one car. Small patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: Horses use the adjacent farmyard.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

DURLEY

Botley 2 miles; Southampton 7 miles.

Durley is an attractive small south Hampshire village, only a short drive from Bishops Waltham and Botley, and 7 miles north east of Southampton. The village is surrounded by lovely countryside which provides super rural walks, yet there are excellent transport links close by which take you to many places of interest. Well worth visiting is the picturesque Meon Valley, and the lovely River Hamble, and nearby Marwell Zoo provides a great day out. Alternatively, take a trip to the fascinating Royal Naval Dockyard at Portsmouth, where you can explore HMS Victory, visit historic Winchester or how about treating yourselves at Hedge End Shopping Outlet or even venture down to Southampton's West Quay? With The New Forest, Poulton’s Park and sandy beaches within 40 minutes, there's so much to see and do catering for all interests within easy reach of this lovely area.

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