A spectacular architectural marvel resting within the stunning countryside surroundings of the Cotswolds in the village of Long Compton, The Dutch Barn is a stunning dwelling to bring your loved ones together for a holiday to Warwickshire.
Boasting a corrugated steel exterior painted in a sleek black, this contemporary take on a classic agricultural building sleeps up to 14 guests and presents a minimalist interior style, with excellent quality furnishings and spacious rooms, The Dutch Barn is an unforgettable property.
Spend quality time with your loved ones within the vast open-plan living space, where a long industrial-style dining table with bench seating rests in the middle of the room, inviting all to gather around for delicious meals prepared in the kitchen space.
Discover all the appliances you need here, as well as those in the separate utility room, making your holiday a breeze, before settling in the snug sitting area where a huge sofa awaits, relax here enjoying conversation alongside views out to the fields beyond from the large floor-to-ceiling windows.
Enjoy your favourite shows or a film on the TV, or for a fabulous cinema experience, head to the other end of the living space and get settled on one of the bean bags as the drop-down cinema screen is set up with your laptop brought from home, to watch the latest Netflix release.
Come together every morning in this area for daily yoga, or make it your pilates studio for the stay, with plenty of space for all to spread out.
Spend wonderful summer days outside on the wrap-around decking, enjoying the beautiful countryside scenery from the outdoor furniture, with access to the open field, perfect for children to play on.
The Dutch Barn offers ground-floor living with a king-size bedroom here, featuring a sofa and an abundance of light from the floor-to-ceiling windows which you'll find throughout the property, with a ground-floor wet room across the corridor to accompany it too, it's great for those with more limited mobility.
Up on the first floor you can discover six more stunning bedrooms, all in-keeping with the minimalist decor and style shown throughout the property, you can choose from the master king-size bedroom with an en-suite shower, two more king-size bedrooms, a twin room and two adult bunk rooms, ensuring everyone has a snug spot to settle in each night.
Prepare for your day in style within one of the striking monochrome bathrooms, with all boasting the same interior style and fully tiled, you can choose to enjoy a refreshing shower, or take a relaxing soak in the tub.
Wander into the village of Long Compton and head to The Red Lion pub, a classic and welcoming country inn where you can sample some of the delicious local ales by the fireside, and treat everyone to a fabulous pub dinner, with a local shop in the village too so you can purchase ingredients to make your own home-cooked feasts.
Embark on a family walk in the local area setting off from your doorstep, with nearby circular routes incorporating the local landmarks like the Rollright Stones, a set of Neolithic and Bronze Age stones in the countryside, and Chastleton House, a wondrous 17th century manor house with beautiful gardens worth exploring.
Visit the nearby town of Stow-on-the-Wold, a classic Cotswold town boasting charm and character, well-known for its antique trade so you can keep an eye out for something to bring home with you, with lots of other independent shops and boutiques, alongside tempting eateries and restaurants, while fans of cricket will love exploring the Cricket Museum here showcasing a large collection of artifacts from all over the world.
Further south discover the highest town in Oxfordshire, Chipping Norton, to be enriched with heritage and a bustling atmosphere, you can learn of the local history in Chipping Norton Museum, see the amazing Almshouses, and catch a show at the quaint local theatre.
Near the town is the magnificent Blenheim Palace, a wondrous Baroque palace with amazing gardens to explore, it's a fabulous day out for all.
Make time to visit the 'Venice of the Cotswolds', Bourton-on-the-Water, while closer to home is Moreton-in-Marsh.
Make your Cotswolds trip with friends or family unforgettable by choosing to stay at The Dutch Barn.