The Quad is a barn converted into a contemporary house built around a courtyard and is located in a beautiful peaceful valley only 45 minutes from Bristol and 2 hours 30 minutes from London. The Barn is surrounded by picturesque, unspoilt countryside surrounded by the Blackdown Hills, Quantocks and Exmoor, where wild ponies and deer are easily spotted. To the north are the sandy beaches of Saunton, Croyde & Woolacombe with surfing and other water sports available. Watchet Marina, Minehead and the medieval village of Dunster, with its magnificent castle are also within easy reach. To the south lies the Jurassic South Coast, with all its many popular beauty spots and attractions, including Topsham, Branscombe, and Beer.
The accommodation sleeps up to a maximum of 16 guests in 6 bedrooms; the large upstairs bedroom and master dressing room both have double sofa beds available.
Entrance Hall with a large games table with roulette wheel and other games. There is underfloor heating over the entire ground floor.
The South facing sunny Aga kitchen is large and well equipped with a 16 seat dining table and cosy open fire. There is an American fridge, 4 x induction hobs, separate electric oven, miele dishwasher, and microwave oven. Dining Room area with huge extendable dining table by the fireside which seats up to 16. High chair provided too.
The sitting room adjoins the dining room and has ample comfy seating in two areas plus an open fireplace. There is a large TV and Free Wifi, with signal strongest in the kitchen.
The master suite has a four poster double bed and a real fireplace in the large bedroom area with doors opening onto the garden. The large adjoining dressing room has a double sofa bed, doors to the garden and a wall of wardrobes. The suite also has a large limestone bathroom with double bath, shower and twin wash basins
There are a further five double bedrooms all with double/twin zip n link beds, two have ensuite bathrooms. The bathrooms are all large, and finished in limestone or mosaic with the very highest quality sanitary ware from Phillipe Stark and Duravit.
The cost of heating is included in the rental from the 1st of October to the 1st of April. It's available out of these dates if it is booked in advance, and the heating oil is paid for. Please enquire if any member of your group has special needs or if the weather forecast is unseasonably cold.
The barn is set in a glorious peaceful rural valley. There is ample parking in the gravelled driveway. There is a formal entrance through a pair of immense hardwood doors into the entrance hall, or an informal entrance through the garden gate into the secure, totally private, walled garden. This is particularly nice for families with young children as they can play safely in the garden and be watched from virtually every room in the house. There is a huge round garden table with 4 curved benches which seats 12 guests comfortably under the sunshade. There is also a Weber charcoal BBQ and a fire pit. In the corner you will find a fantastic 8 seater hot tub perfect for total relaxation.
We aim to be able to welcome everybody to our properties. We make every effort to provide facilities for wheelchair users and those with mobility issues. These vary from person to person so please contact us to discuss the specific requirements of your group before booking.
All bookings subject to our terms and conditions. ( please ask for a copy if not found online) Payment via bank transfer. Security deposit of £500 required
25% deposit with booking, remainder 12 weeks before arrival. If booking within 12 weeks of arrival remainder within 7 days. All bookings must be paid in full in cleared funds before arrival.
PLEASE NOTE this property is not available all year round. Some of the unavailable dates are because of owners own use, and may change. The charge for the use if the hot tub is £75. The cost of heating is included in the rental from 1 October to 1 April.
Terms and conditions can be found on the offers page of this website
|21 Jul - 27 Jul|
|28 Jul - 03 Aug|
|04 Aug - 10 Aug|
|11 Aug - 17 Aug|
|18 Aug - 24 Aug|
|25 Aug - 31 Aug||£1650|
|01 Sep - 07 Sep||£1250|
|08 Sep - 14 Sep||£1950||£1250|
|15 Sep - 21 Sep||£1250|
|22 Sep - 28 Sep||£1250|
|29 Sep - 05 Oct||£1250|
|06 Oct - 12 Oct||£1250|
|13 Oct - 19 Oct||£1250|
|20 Oct - 26 Oct||£2250|
|27 Oct - 02 Nov||£2250||£1150||£2350|
|03 Nov - 09 Nov||£1150|
|10 Nov - 16 Nov||£1650||£1150||£1850|
|17 Nov - 23 Nov||£1150|
|24 Nov - 30 Nov||£1650||£1150||£1850|
|01 Dec - 07 Dec||£1650||£1150||£1850|
|08 Dec - 14 Dec||£1650||£1250||£1850|
|15 Dec - 21 Dec||£1650||£1250||£1950|
|22 Dec - 28 Dec|
|29 Dec - 04 Jan||£4350||£4350||£4350|