Notes to guests
Wi-Fi: Free Wi-Fi included.
Utilities: All utilities, bedding and towels provided. A cot and high chair available on request. Garden furniture and a shared BBQ (available during summer, not available 1st October – 31st March)
Catering: Catering can be arranged; Tesco is able to deliver to this property.
Parking: Private parking for three vehicles.
Note: Guests have complimentary use of the swimming pool (open between 8.30am and 6pm); the pool is 12m x 5m, the shallow end is 1.2m and the deep end is 1.8m. There is an all-weather tennis court and a games room that has a tennis table, football table, dolls house and other games.
For larger groups, the neighbouring cottages are Hurdles (4 guests), The Old Barn (8 guests) and The Furrows (6 guests). The two properties next door, Hurdles and The Old Barn, have locked, but inter-connecting doors, and can open into one very large property for family get-togethers or groups of friends of either 12, 14 or 18 people.
This property does not accept same sex groups e.g. hen or stag parties.
Please note, this property requires a 7 day notice period for all bookings i.e. last minute bookings not available.
Cartwheels Cottage is an impressive barn conversion with lots of space over two floors with views across the countryside.
Arrival and Car Parking
Access to the property is through double metal gates with a clear opening of 4.6M. This leads to a large gravelled courtyard which provides ample parking for all four barn conversions within this development. The parking spaces are block paved.
Access to the front door is via the front patio area. There are two 23cm steps up to the flagstone patio, which measures 12M x 3.5M. The inward opening timber stable door gives access to the house. The door has a clear opening width of 76cm and there is an 18cm step up into the property. The 5 lever door lock and handle are 1.2M from floor level. There is a lower patio area that has flagstone flooring and measures 4M by 6M. This patio contains a table and six chairs. This patio area provides access to a stone stairway that leads up to the first floor lounge area. The stone steps are 1.2M wide and there are metal spindles and handrail to the right at 115cm. There are fourteen steps at 22cm high and they lead to a stone landing that measures 1.2M by 1.7M. There is a stable door, with an opening width of 77cm that leads into the first floor lounge.
Most of the internal timber doors in this property have lever door handles and are all around 1M from floor level. The radiators throughout the property are heated by a biomass burner located to the rear of the property. The ground floor rooms have exposed timber beams.
The main entrance door opens into a large hallway which has laminate flooring and measures 1.6M by 9.3M. The hallway contains a cupboard that houses the washing machine and tumble dryer.
There is a locked door that connects to Hurdles Cottage next door. The door has an opening width of 72cm.
The hallway has doors off that lead to the family bathroom and the three ground floor bedrooms.
There is a double bedroom at the far end of the hallway that has a door with an opening width of 78cm. The room is carpeted and measures 3M by 5.7M. The mattress height is 55cm. The space around the bed is 2.5M to the left and 1.7M to the right. The room contains two bedside tables, a chest of drawers and a single chair. Hanging space is also provided.
The luxury family bathroom has a door with an opening width of 78cm. The room has a tiled floor and measures 2.9M by 3.1M. The room contains a WC, a bidet, a wash basin and a quadrant shower enclosure. The shower measures 80cm by 80cm internally, has a 50cm doorway and a 10cm step onto the shower tray. There is a free standing bath on a raised section, with a 14cm step up.
The twin bedroom has a door with an opening width of 78cm. The room is carpeted and measures 4.1M by 6M. The room contains two single beds with a mattress height of 60cm. The spaces around the beds are 60cm to the left, 1.7M to the right and 50cm between. The room contains two bedside tables, a chest of drawers and a comfortable leather upholstered rocking chair.
The master double bedroom has a door with an opening width of 78cm. The room is carpeted and measures 3.2M by 5.7M. The double bed has a mattress height of 60cm and the spaces around the bed are 1.6M to the left and 2.2M to the right. The room contains two bedside tables, a chest of drawers, a wardrobe and two chairs. There is also a wall mounted flat screen TV.
The master bedroom has an en suite shower room. The door has a clear opening of 72cm. The room has a tiled floor and measures 1.1M by 4.2M. The room contains a WC, a wash basin and a walk in shower. The shower measures 1.1M by 1.2M internally and has a door opening of 48cm. The floor into the shower has level floor access.
Access to the first floor is via the stairs off the ground floor hallway. There are thirteen carpeted steps up to the first floor. The stairway has a clear width of 83cm. The steps are 20cm high. There is a handrail to the left at 1M. The stairs lead into the first floor open plan kitchen and lounge.
The large open plan first floor area contains a kitchen, dining and lounge areas. The space has double height ceilings and exposed timber beams and trusses.
The kitchen has a stone floor and measures 3.5M by 5.7M. The kitchen has a number of wall and floor cupboards and has a laminate worktop at 92cm high. The dishwasher is under the worktop and the microwave and electric hob sit on top of the worktop. The built in electric oven has handle heights of 1.2M and 1.5M. There is a tall freestanding fridge freezer.
The dining and lounge areas have laminate flooring and measures 6M by 11.5M. The dining area contains a table with a height of 78cm and has seating for 8. The lounge area contains three large sofas, a single armchair and a coffee table. There is a large wall mounted flat screen TV and a unit below that houses the TV receiver and a selection of DVD’s. There is a modern log burner that sits on a stone hearth.
The property has shared use of the following:
The indoor swimming pool is accessed via the front courtyard. There is a stone patio area outside the pool house that measures 3.5M by 20M. The patio contains a table and four chairs. The pool house is accessed via a pair of outward opening French doors, which have a clear opening width of 1.2M. The lever handle and lock are around 1.2M from floor level. There is a 15cm step up into the pool house. The pool house has a tiled floor throughout and is leads into the changing rooms. There are male and female changing rooms and each contain a shower enclosure at 80cm by 80cm and a separate WC, accessed through doors that are 72cm wide. The space at the side of the pool measures 2.4M by 14.5M. The swimming pool measures 5M by 10M, has a shallow end of 1.2M and a deep end of 1.8M. There are six steps down into the pool. The steps are 75cm wide and each step is 14cm high.
The outdoor tennis court is located behind the pool house and is accessed via a path to the left of the pool house. The path narrows in places to 1M wide. The path leads to a tarmac driveway which leads down to the tennis court.
The large games room has double height ceilings with exposed timber beams and feature brickwork walling. The games room houses table tennis, table football and has a number of seats.