Architect Designed Holiday Home in Worton, Devizes
Property Ref. Willow Tree Barn PIC002003
Bright and spacious architect designed contemporary living space with extensive views of the surrounding farmland. 3 bedrooms. Sleeps 6.
Willow Tree Barn is an architect designed contemporary living space with extensive rural views which was completed in January 2010. It stands in the courtyard of Worton Old Mill, 7 miles from the thriving historic market town of Devizes in the heart of Wiltshire, which boasts nearly 500 listed buildings, probably the highest concentration anywhere in England. The surrounding countryside offers stately homes, picturesque villages, great pubs, attractive waterways, fantastic walking and cycling in stunning scenery. Check out Erlestoke Woods where Queen Victoria use to roam when holidaying in Wiltshire as a child.
We believe you go on holiday to improve your standard of living, not decrease it. This belief has focused our design decisions when building and furnishing Willow Tree Barn.
Willow Tree Barn has 2 double bedrooms. One has a queen size bed and one has a king size bed. The room with the king size bed has an en-suite fully tiled wet room with shower. Both double rooms have flat screen TVs.
The single room has bunk beds, suitable for children.
All bedrooms are situated on the ground floor.
One en suite-fully tiled wet room.
There is a second wet room with shower downstairs opposite the second double bedroom.
This property does not have a bath - we prefer showers.
A modern open plan kitchen which has an oak dinning table which seats 8 - there are two oak benches and two oak chairs.
There is a washing machine tumble dryer at the property. There is also a substantial heated towel rail.
We have underfloor heating - no radiators.
Willow Tree Barn has a bright and spacious contemporary open plan living area on the first floor with extensive views of the surrounding farm land and further views onto Salisbury Plain. Relax on the sofas and watch the clouds roll by through the skylight which extends the full length of the roof. If you are feeling romantic you might like to design your own color scheme from our adjustable full color spectrum mood lighting.
There is an art and gift gallery in The Old Mill opposite. We have a large selection of paintings, prints, ceramics and contemporary jewellery. We also have a good selection of cards. The gallery is open on the first and second weekend of every month. Opening times are: Friday evenings 6pm - 9pm and Saturday; Sunday 10am – 5pm. If you would like to visit the gallery during the week you may do so by appointment – please call us on 01380 724550. www.oldmillarts.co.uk
Clean bedding and towels are provided. If you stay for longer than one week, your bedding will be changed every 5 days.
Outside there is a graveled parking area; garden with herb and flowerbeds, decking, barbecue and wooden furniture.
If you have children in your party please ensure that they are supervised at all times especially when they are near the millstream – the water is deep.
Erlestoke Golf Course is 4 miles from Willow Tree Barn. http://www.erlestokegolfclub.co.uk/
With over 6,000 km of Rights of Way and nearly 67,000 acres of Access Land, Wiltshire provides some of the finest ‘easy rambling’ walks in the country - it just requires an up-to-date map and a detailed plan to produce your own tailor-made walk.
You are welcome to fish for trout and crayfish along the riverbank. If you cross the bridge and turn left out of Willow Tree Barn, we have fishing rights for half a mile along the bank right up to Worton Gate.
Mill Farm Trout Lakes offers fly fishing for brown trout and rainbow trout on two lakes in Devizes, Wilshire.
The Rose and Crown in Worton Village serves meals as well as drinks. It is a short walk away.
The Well in Bulkington is a popular Pub Restaurant (3 miles).
The Linnett in Great Hinton is a popular restaurant (5 miles).
The Raven at Poulshot serves meals. (3 miles).
Devizes is a thriving market town. Market day is Thursdays 7.30am - 2.30pm. Amongst the stalls you will find lots of bargains on the fruit and veg. There is also a huge selection of superb cheeses at discount prices. Other stalls include fish and organic products as well as electrical goods, country clothing and carpet stalls.
Carnival in Devizes has a long history, is a vibrant mix of traditional and contemporary carnival styles, a thriving celebration and is the biggest community event in the town's calendar. With almost two weeks of festive activities it is one of the biggest outdoor celebrations in Wiltshire and includes the famous international STREET FESTIVAL.
The property transforms the elements of water and sun to heat the house passively. Water sourced underfloor heating heats the ceramic tiles throughout Willow Tree Barn. A solar panel provides hot water during the summer months.
The property is on a river bank - children must be supervised at all times.
Willow Tree Barn is also near a class B road.
There is a ramp from the gravelled courtyard up to the front door.
The corridors are wide enough to house a wheel chair. All bedrooms and both wet rooms are accessible by wheelchair.
There are stairs up to the living room.
We have bus timetables on site.
Westbury Station is 7 miles from Willow Tree Barn.
Chippenham Station is 14 miles from Willow Tree Barn.
National Express Coaches have a drop off point in Devizes.