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Barley Cottage - Self Catering Holiday Cottage.

Certificate of Excellence
13 reviews
Barley Cottage is a 2 double bedroom fully facilitated stone cottage with modern amenities.
Barley Cottage has an open plan living/dining/kitchen space with stairs leading up to the bedrooms.
Small Mezzanine reading area.
View from mezzanine reading area.
View from mezzanine reading area.
The Old North Road through Water Newton.
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England
2 Bedroom self catering C19th stone cottage just outside Peterborough in a picturesque village, situated on the banks of the river Nene. Secure behind their own automated gates, the private drive has parking for two cars. Easy to find with A1 (M) and A 47 near by and on the boarder of three counties; Cambridgeshire, Northampton and Lincolnshire; this is the ideal spot for, many activities or doing absolutely nothing.

PLEASE NOTE : The Pool is outdoors and is seasonal. It is open from 1st April to 30th Sept. It is HEATED from 1st June to 31st August.
Listing #FKN6963282
About the Owner
Stephen W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We'll meet you on site with the keys to the cottage and are eager to share our knowledge of the area and things to do to keep you entertained during your stay. If you have any questions during your stay, we are readily available to help whenever necessary.
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We spent two weeks here and had a fab time! It was ideal location and the property had everything we needed.

Thank neil k
Management response:Responded 18 June 2018

Thanks very much Neil. Great meeting you all and we hope you had a good time in London too :o) Best wishes, Stephen

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We stayed at Barley Cottage because it is handy if you want to visit Stamford and Burghley House and not stay in town. Stephen and Philip couldn't have been more welcoming and friendly and as dog loving as we are (or nearly!). The cottage is...More

Thank doglover788
Management response:Responded 21 September 2017

Bless you and many thanks for your very kind review. I am glad you had a lovely time and that your three furry beasts enjoyed the surrounding countryside. As with most things in life there are some compromises, one of which is that the listed...More

  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We are a small, quiet rural community in breathtaking farm and riverside surroundings so we ask all our guests to be quiet, considerate and respectful of the cottages and the...
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 2 817
R 3 362
R 19 719
£1 085
28 May 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
2 nights
R 3 181
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21 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
3 nights
R 4 998
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 2 726 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Water Newton is a small hamlet of around 40 houses, mostly built of 'Cotswold stone'. We have an historic church dating back to around 1100AD. The remains of Edward Edwards of Mutiny on the Bounty fame, are interred in the church. We have a working waterways lock which sees high River traffic during the boating season. The village is also famous for the discovery of Roman gold and silver in a field adjacent to Mill Lane, called the Water Newton Treasure (now in the British Museum).
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stanstead: 105.0 km
Railway: Peterborough : 16.0 km
We are 3 miles North of junction 17 of A1 and 3 miles South of the A1/A47 cross road junction at Wansford. The village is between the A1 and the River Nene with just 2 roads - The Old North Road and Mill Lane, on which we are located towards the bottom, through large electric white gates.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 93.0 km.
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