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Gorgeous Views of the Painswick Valley from the Barn.
33 reviews
Gorgeous Views of the Painswick Valley from the Barn.
Stunning View of the Barn as you enter the driveway.
First floor lounge room with wood burner
Dining room with patio doors leading to garden
Bedroom with en-suite
View of the garden
Front view of Barncastle
Downstairs bathroom
Front view of Barncastle
Garden view
View across the fields to Pitchcombe church
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5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Painswick, Cotswolds, England
Barncastle originally was a cattle barn used by my grandfather and later by my father to house our cows and calves, tractors and farm implements. Planning permission was granted to convert the old barn and work began approximately 20 years ago.
Barncastle was completed in December 2005 and our first visitors arrived on the 28th of that month celebrating their New Year.

Barncastle has 4 double bedrooms and a twin bedroom, 4 bathrooms, large dining room, lounge and fully equipped kitchen with table and chairs.

We are committed to excellence by offering Barncastle as an outstanding self catering holiday accommodation. Barncastle has been assessed each year by VisitEngland for quality in tourism. Barncastle has continually been awarded a five star self catering award since 2006 and in 2012 sits comfortably within that category. 'It offe...
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Listing #HL547147
About the Owner
Valerie K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We were a group of 8 celebrating 2 birthdays and booked Barncastle for the May Day Bank Holiday weekend. The whole weekend was superb. Barncastle itself is a lovely house, with everyone provided, including the things like washing up liquid, dishwasher tabs, shower gel, face...More

Thank janet_wild
Valerie K, VR Owner at Barncastle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your birthday celebrations at Barncastle. It is very important that every guest has an enjoyable experience whilst staying at Barncastle. As you are probably aware it is where I grew up...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

What an amazing time we have just had at Barncastle! Accommodation is outstanding, so spacious. Plenty of living space for 8 adults and 2 children. Lots of outdoor space, barbecues, picnic equipment and delightful personal touches like fresh flowers and homemade cake! Too many lovely...More

Thank RachelOS
Valerie K, VR Owner at Barncastle, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you for your lovely review regarding your stay. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Barncastle and that you wish to return. We try very hard to keep Barncastle a very special holiday cottage for our guests to enjoy. Val King

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Wow! What a place. Stunningly refurbished old barn. Sympathetically restored. All mod cons, 5 double bedrooms. 4 bathrooms, two with baths. Beautiful living space, log burners, with logs provided for 1-2 days. Just to warm the cockles after a long walk. Thank you so much...More

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  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Fulls
    2 Cribs
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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1 Jun 2018 -
5 Jul 2018
Pre Summer
3 nights
6 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
3 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
27 Sep 2018
Pre Autumn
3 nights
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the Painswick Valley with beautiful views of the surrounding countyside.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 40.0 km
Railway: Stroud: 4.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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