Sutton Baynham Farm
Sutton Baynham's 17th century farmhouse provides the backdrop for the luxurious self catering holiday cottages painstakingly converted from original stone barns.
In the heart of The Royal Forest of Dean, the 30 acre farm is on the fringe of Abbott's wood, adjacent to the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural beauty, between Gloucester, Ross on Wye and Chepstow.
Orchard Barn is a substantial stone building standing on the edge of its own 6 acre meadow; it was formerly used for animal housing and fodder storage. It is large and lavishly appointed. Orchard Barn can comfortably accommodate up to six adults in three bedrooms with three bathrooms. There is a large extending Oak Farmhouse dining-table, ideal for gatherings of up to ten or for bringing in outside caterers. Many old features have been retained, and complemented by under floor heating, a wood-burner and thoroughly modern appliances throughout.
The Stables is a 3 bedroom two storey detached stone barn retaining much of the character from its previous use and positioned adjacent its own meadow. Sumptuously appointed, it can comfortably accommodate up to six adults in three bedrooms with two and a half bathrooms. There is a large solid Oak Farmhouse extending dining-table for up to ten, the kitchen boasts a gas double oven range and dishwasher. All further complemented by deep settees, under floor heating and wood burner. The Stables are ideally suited for family gatherings and celebrations of special occasions.
Meadow Byre is a two bed-roomed single storey former cow-shed, with master bedroom having en-suite shower-room, and a second twin bedroom adjacent to the family bathroom with separate shower. There is a generous sitting/dining room with vaulted ceiling and exposed oak beams. There are many rustic features, wood-burner and open-plan kitchen with gas hob, dishwasher etc.
Brambles is a one bedroom upper floor conversion of a detached stone barn which can accomodate up to three. Accessed by an external stone staircase onto a large wooden balcony - perfect for early morning wildlife spotting in the surrounding meadow and woodland - or cosy evening suppers.
The balcony leads to a luxurious sitting room with log-burner. A well appointed kitchen includes dishwasher, electric oven and ceramic hob. The double bedroom has bathroom off with bath and hand shower.
Brambles is an ideal'get away from it all' destination, whether it be a romantic break, celebration or remote spot where 4* luxury is a requirement.