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Barley Barn, 3 bed, 3 bath. Super king bed, jacuzzi bath, walk in shower..

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Gardens and gravel parking area at the front
Open plan kitchen, dining and living area in the Barley Barn.
Barn surrounded by countryside
1 of 35Gardens and gravel parking area at the front
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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
3 nights minimum
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Located on the outskirts of Great Totham near the historic market town of Maldon, our barn offers the perfect place for a family holiday, romantic break, rural retreat and outdoor activities. Set in open arable farmland to the front and rear, there is ample off road parking, a large shared garden at the front and separate gardens at the rear. There is a play area for children. WHAT WE OFFER The Barley Barn is one of four barns, collectively known as Jepcrack's Barn Self Catering. We have a one bedroom barn, two three bedroom barns and a four bedroom barn, all with en-suite or separate bathrooms. They be rented separately or collectively for up to 31 guests. Perfect for romantic getaways, family gatherings and walking holidays, Hen Parties and Weddings. We welcome well behaved ani...Located on the outskirts of Great Totham near the historic market town of Maldon, our barn offers the perfect place for a family holiday, romantic break, rural retreat and outdoor activities. Set in open arable farmland to the front and rear, there is ample off road parking, a large shared garden at the front and separate gardens at the rear. There is a play area for children. WHAT WE OFFER The Barley Barn is one of four barns, collectively known as Jepcrack's Barn Self Catering. We have a one bedroom barn, two three bedroom barns and a four bedroom barn, all with en-suite or separate bathrooms. They be rented separately or collectively for up to 31 guests. Perfect for romantic getaways, family gatherings and walking holidays, Hen Parties and Weddings. We welcome well behaved animals. Please inquire or see us on We Accept Pets. HEN PARTY We can help to plan your Hen party! From a quiet relaxing break or a mixture of quiet times and fun activities, we have a plan to suit you! A range of local companies can provide services including: a range of beauty treatments from professional therapists, Belly dancing (or other types) of dancing lessons, an Italian meal with wine tasting and pasta making or a limo to a club in nearby Chelmsford or Brentwood. WEDDINGS We are conveniently situated near the wedding venues of Captains Wood Barns,. Forrester Park, Faulty Manor, Braxted Park, Layer Marney Tower and Five Lakes. PLEASE CONTACT ME FOR MORE INFORMATION. THE BARLEY BARN The Barley Barn has an open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen area. The kitchen has a fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. The long wooden table can comfortably seat eight guests. High chairs are available. The kitchen is well stocked with pots, pans and utensils, a slow cooker and heated buffet server. Dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid supplied. There are three bedrooms, sleeping 6 guests. The master bedroom is downstairs and is very spacious. There is a large French wardrobe, dressing table, full length mirror and a hairdryer. There is a sofa bed that can be set up as a small double (additional guest fees apply). The sofa bed is suitable for 2 children or 1 large adult. The marble en - suite has a heated towel rail, jacuzzi bath with shower above. On the ground floor is also a small bedroom which has two single beds. There is a bathroom opposite which has been recently renovated and has a shower, toilet and vanity unit. Upstairs the third bedroom is a king size with en-suite, comprising of toilet, hand basin, vanity unit, heated towel rail. A single pull out bed in this room is available in this room at a small additional cost. The living area has a huge brick fireplace with a wood burning stove and vaulted ceiling. In the cooler months we provide a large basket of logs for the wood burner. There are comfortable leather sofas, with seating for 8 people. There is a small double sofa bed in the lounge (same size as master bedroom) that can be supplied at a small additional cost. GARDENS AND PATIO The back barn doors open out onto a garden, patio and BBQ area which overlooks arable farmland. There is a garden table, outdoor seating for 8 and additional sun chairs and a coal BBQ. At the front there is a large lawned area and private off road parking. We have bikes available to explore the area and a climbing frame with swings and slide. The secluded garden area at the rear is perfect for alfresco dining or evening drinks while watching the sun go down. You may be lucky and catch sight of Muntjack deer or owls and it is a great spot for bird watching. There are no street lights, so for those who enjoy star gazing, bring your binoculars or telescope. THE LOCAL AREA There are 4 separate footpaths with public right of way for ramblers and dog walkers. There are numerous minor roads, including the one which runs to the front of the property that are great for jogging or cycling enthusiasts. There is a village store which is convenient for freshly baked bread, groceries, newspapers and general supplies. There are two public houses serving meals in the village within walking distance, and numerous country pubs and restaurants within a short drive. Maldon and Heybridge Basin are great places to explore and have a meal out. Layer Marney Tower, Colchester Zoo, Colchester Castle, Chigborough Fisheries and Cressing Temple Barns are close by. Chelmsford, Colchester, Brentwood and Braintree's Shopping Outlet are easy to reach. Beaches at Frinton-on-Sea, Clacton and Suffolk can be reached on the A12. The barns are an ideal place to stay for guests at weddings held at Braxted Park, Vaulty Manor, Prested Hall, Layer Marney Tower, Crabbs Barn and Five Lakes. Check in is flexible from Monday to Friday. Please enquire for late availability / Saturday check in. Sorry we may not be able to accept bookings starting from Sunday. Weekends are priced as 3 nights. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
£100 damage deposit is required. Refunded on day of departure. The lead person must be over 21 years of age. The property is exclusively for guests who make up the booking. Please inform us if you intend to invite additional guests. Persons using the facilities who are not part of the booked guests may be asked to leave. Check in is from 3pm and check out is 10.30am. We may be able to extend these depending on bookings prior to or after your visit.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 2 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Carmel T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2011
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Reviewed August 10, 2021 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2021
Reviewed June 1, 2021

We have just come back from a long weekend at The Barley Barn,it was a perfect base for out son's wedding. Everything was clean,plenty of crockery,cutlery and most importantly glasses. It really is at idyllic place and Carmel is exceptionally helpful. We hope to return...More

Date of stay: May 2021
Thank B880KWlizb
Reviewed May 16, 2021

A beautiful country location set amidst rolling countryside within easy reach of local amenities. Barley Barn is very spacious especially for two of us, comfortable and cosy exactly what we were looking for. Arriving from Italy we were required to self isolate and this was...More

Date of stay: May 2021
Thank JGROME
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Reviewed August 18, 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2020
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Reviewed August 9, 2020

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Date of stay: August 2020
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Reviewed August 7, 2020 via mobile

Just back from a 5 day stay in Barley Barn@Jepcracks. We all loved it! The setting is idyllic, so peaceful. & the standard of the accommodation was fantastic. Lovely comfy beds, well equipped kitchen, excellent outside areas with front /back gardens, play equipment & bikes/scooters....More

Date of stay: August 2020
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

We booked this lovely barn for our family reunion. We stayed here and were very comfortable. The house was clean and easy to manage. The kitchen was very good for cooking meals, and the table was lovely and large! The surroundings were very quiet and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Annispuds
Reviewed January 23, 2017

Lovely relaxing weekend at Barley Barn with family. This place is decorated and furnished to a high spec. It is well equipped in a quiet location but within easy walking distance to a local pub for Sunday lunch. Surrounding open fields looked amazing on a...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Seaside445192
Management response:Responded January 30, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed September 10, 2015

The Barley Barn was a wonderful home-away-from-home for the week that we spent here. The house is well-equipped and furnished, warm (even without the log fire) and within easy driving distance of nearby towns and supermarkets. The living room has a beautiful view of the...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank aumlaut
Reviewed May 28, 2015

Barley Barn is a home from home with everything you need to have a lovely peaceful retreat away from the rat race. It is in a quiet location with open fields all around but yet close enough to local shops, pubs & towns if you...More

Date of stay: September 2014
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Playground
Private Garden
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Golf enthusiasts can use the facilities at Forrester Park Golf and Country Club, which is in Great Totham. Benton Hall Golf Club and Five Lakes Golf Club and Spa are nearby. For anglers, Totham Pit is just a few minutes walk away from the barn. Guest tickes can be purchased locally. The two mile radius encompasses Chigborough lodge which has four separate fly fishing lakes, suitable for experienced and inexperienced anglers alike. Local horse riding stables can provide riding lessons.
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