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Threshing Barn

Blandford Saint Mary, Dorset (Ref. 1062033)



Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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3 Customer Reviews

  • "We had a wonderful stay at the Threshing Barn."

    The property is spacious, well equip and beautifully furnished. The bbq and outdoor space were a real hit and we were warmly welcomed by the owners. We would definitely recommend this as a lovely place to stay to explore Dorset.

    Reviewed by PollyJul 2022

  • "Amazing stay."

    Very clean and modern. Kitchen well equity. The hot tub is huge, definitely more than big enough for the amount of people that can stay at the barn. Great hosts! Already recommended the barn to family and friends!

    Reviewed by HannahJul 2022

  • "A beautiful well equipped cottage , made to feel very welcome, very well situated to visit local beauty spots ."

    So well furnished, feels like a home from home , we will definitely be booking again .

    Thank you Jeff, so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, it was an absolute pleasure to meet you and the family (including King Lenny of course!). Look forward to seeing you back in the future. Property Owner

    Reviewed by JeffJul 2022

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  • Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size with Juliet balcony, 1 x king-size with an en-suite, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Cloakroom with basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Sitting room
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
  • TV, super-fast WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available on request
  • Off-road parking for 3 cars
  • Enclosed rear garden with furniture and hot tub
  • Shared enclosed grass area for dogs
  • One well-behaved dog is welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2.6 miles, pub 1.8 miles
  • Note: Outside paddock will provide a safe play area for guest use with football pitch/outdoor games set up

The property

Blandford Saint Mary 2.6 miles.

Threshing Barn is a charming barn conversion settled in the rural hamlet of Thornicombe, Dorset.

With beautiful contemporary features, hot tub, a Juliet balcony with countryside views and a rural location this property is perfect for friends and families of all ages.

On arrival, you will find off-road parking for three cars and an entrance hallway to leave your walking boots and jackets.

On your right, the kitchen/diner, offers shaker-style cabinets, which are fully equipped with all the necessary amenities, including an electric oven, a hob, a microwave, a fridge/freezer, a washing machine, and a dishwasher.

Enjoy mealtimes together at the dining table or follow the Bi-fold doors out onto the lovely, enclosed garden, where you can dine alfresco in the sunshine and relax in the hot tub.

As the evening cools, retire inside to the sitting room; here you can sink into the corner sofa with a bucket of popcorn and find a family favourite on the TV.

After a day of exploring, venture upstairs to the bathroom to relax your muscles in the tub or opt for a rinse under the overhead shower.

The first floor hosts three generous bedrooms, a king-size with a Juliet balcony, a king-size with en-suite and a twin bedroom, all in neutral tones for a refreshing look.

Awaken with a cup of tea in your private garden before making a plan of action to explore the countryside and coast.

For a blissful escape to Dorset, choose Threshing Barn.

Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 1094782 and 1097275, together sleeping up to 20 guests.

Sparrowbush Farm Cottages

Sparrowbush Farm Cottages consists of three attractive barn conversions resting in Thornicombe near the village of Blandford St Mary, Dorset. This collection offers pet-friendly accommodation, off-road parking, high-quality kitchen appliances, private outdoor seating areas, and hot tubs in two properties, The Mill and Threshing Barn. There are shared grounds with play activities and a separate, enclosed grass area for dogs. Superbly located, you can wander through Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, stop off at historic sites such as the National Trust's White Mill, or make your way to the Jurassic Coast. If you don't fancy cooking, there are a selection of nearby eateries including the Charlton Inn for classic pub grub, a variety of pubs and restaurants in Blandford St Mary including Brewery Tap Bar & Restaurant, or stop for breakfast at Marcia's farm shop and café just a short drive away. Explore the nearby town of Blandford Forum where you can walk the North Dorset Trailway Blandford, discover local heritage at The Blandford Town Museum, and play golf at Ashley Wood Golf Club, or perhaps make your way to Poole for the quayside Poole Museum, a boat trip to the National Trust Brownsea Island, and Sandbanks Beach, a popular spot for sunbathers and kitesurfing. Be sure to trek the coastal path along the Jurassic Coast where iconic sights such as Durdle Door and the idyllic Lulworth Cove await. Other notable attractions include Bovington Tank Museum, Monkey World and the Great Dorset Steam Fair which is held at the end of August. Thrill seekers will also want to visit the nearby Extreme Sports home to quad biking, paint balling, obstacle course and more! Choose Sparrowbush Farm Cottages for an unforgettable staycation in Dorset.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £500.

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About the location


Blandford Forum 0.5 miles; Poole 13.3 miles; Bournemouth 19.1 miles

The village of Blandford Saint Mary rests on the River Stour, in the sought-after county of Dorset. The village lies opposite the Georgian town of Blandford Forum, which boats historical architecture and hosts a brewery for a unique tour. For your convenience there are a great selection of pubs to enjoy home-cooked meals and local ales, as well as a supermarket and convenience stores to stock up on the essentials. Visit Poole, Dorset and explore the rich history and natural beauty of the area. There are several attractions including the National Trust - Brownsea Island, Hamworthy Park, Poole Museum and more. The coastline and beaches are also a major attraction and perfect for a day out. Venture further afield to the seaside town of Bournemouth, which hosts a number of great attractions, including Bournemouth Pier, Bournemouth Upper Gardens, Queen's Park, and Bournemouth Beach. The town is also a great place to shop, eat, and drink. There are plenty of restaurants, bars, and cafes to choose from, as well as a variety of shops.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas