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Sun terrace with outdoor seating and BBQ
12m indoor swimming pool and sauna
Farmhouse dining room comfortably seats 16
Family room with comfy seating, Netflix, DVDs, toys and games
Eight sumptuous en suite bedrooms
The Workshop - a great space for yoga or wellness retreats
Biomass heated indoor swimming pool
Croquet, tennis, rounders or cricket on the lawn
Acres of walled gardens and views over the organic farm
Farmhouse kitchen
Family room with buddabags, tipi, books and games.
Relax in front of open fires
Eight double en suite bedrooms; six available as twins
Self-contained cottages
All Super King bedrooms available as twins
The two cosy cottages with wood burner each sleeping 2
Outdoor bateau baths in The Bothy and Flint
All three properties are dog friendly
Relax with tea on the terrace whilst the kids enjoy the gardens
Easy access to the indoor swimming pool and sauna
The Workshop - a beautiful light-filled space, available for weekend or daily hire
Ornamental gardens
Hammocks in the garden
Tree swing with views over the surrounding water meadow
Working organic farm in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Bring your bikes to explore miles of bridle ways and farm tracks
Hike out from the farm gate to explore the beautiful surrounding countryside
A real farm experience
The Workshop - large flexible space for business and retreat use
The Workshop - fully equipped kitchen area
Beautiful Georgian farmhouse in tranquil rural location
12m indoor swimming pool and sauna
Farmhouse dining room comfortably seats 16
Family room with comfy seating, Netflix, DVDs, toys and games
Eight sumptuous en suite bedrooms

Launceston Farm, Blandford Forum, Dorset

2 - 16 8 Bed

Luxury farmhouse and cottages sleeping up to 16 with indoor pool, sauna and play areas, near the Jurassic Coast

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Launceston Farm, Blandford Forum, Dorset, sleeps 2 - 16 in 8 bedrooms.

Sleeps 2 to 16, with 12m biomass heated swimming pool and sauna
The Farmhouse sleeps 12
The Bothy sleeps 2
Flint sleeps 2

Available individually or in any combination.

This large holiday house and cottages near Blandford Forum is perfect for families and large groups, with the handy option for couples to "get away" from the crowd and take refuge in their own self-contained accommodation. And we are dog friendly.

Launceston Farm is set on a beautiful working organic farm on the Dorset/Wiltshire border, within easy reach of the A303 and M3 and 40 minutes from the stunning Jurassic Coast beaches and water sports - a great choice for an active holiday, or for a special occasion weekend.

The Farmhouse has 6 en suite double bedrooms; all with stunning views over the gardens and rolling Dorset countryside. The kitchen is the perfect place to congregate for breakfast whilst the dining room easily seats 16 with doors out onto the sun terrace and BBQ area. Head to the family room to relax, with a huge corner sofa and buddabags, plenty of toys and books, and a selection of DVDs. The sitting room is a refuge for grownups with its open fire place and comfy seating.

Enjoy croquet and rounders on the lawn, send the children to explore the play orchard with its willow Tipi, or the dedicated toddler area with sandpit and mud kitchen. For rainy days, the indoor swimming pool will provide hours of entertainment for all ages.

The Bothy, a cosy apartment attached to the farmhouse, is on one floor whilst Flint, in a converted stable overlooking the renovated Victorian farmyard gardens, is on two. Both have a kitchen, sitting/dining area with flat screen TV and wood burner and a superking bedroom (also available as a twin). Flint and The Bothy each has a private courtyard with bateau bath "hot tub".

The old farm Workshop has been converted into a beautiful, light space with exposed oak beams and underfloor heating. There's a fully equipped kitchen, separate dining/treatment area, outside terrace, rustic tables and chairs and an integrated AV system with projector and screen. Available for weekend or day hire for meetings, workshops, yoga - please ask for info.

Facilities

Pets

A maximum of two dogs are permitted per property. Dogs must be kept under control as this is a working farm with livestock. Additional charge £25.

Disabled Facilities

The Bothy, a self contained appartment attached to the Farmhouse, has a ground floor bedroom.

Hot Tub

The two cottages on site (each sleeping 2) have a private courtyard with outdoor bateau bath.

WiFi

Hi speed fibre broadband available throughout the site.

Kitchen

Breakfast table seats 12. Electric oven with hob and Aga, 2 dishwashers, 2 fridges with separate freezer and wine chiller. Microwave.

Dining Room

Seats 16. Catering available on site or from recommended caterers for special occasions and parties.

Sitting Room

Family room has comfy seating for 12. Selection of books, games, toys and DVDs, indoor Tipi and two buddha bags. Separate sitting room with open fire.

TV and Music Facilities

36" Smart TV in every bedroom. Family room 44" Smart TV with DVD player, sitting room 49" smart TV - both with Netflix. Sonos music system.

Games Room

Selection of toys, books, DVDs, game console and games available in Family Room.

Heating and Open Fires

Open fire in Family Room and Sitting Room. Central heating in farmhouse. Underfloor in cottages. Each cottage also has a wood burner.

Bedrooms

8 double bedrooms in total; 6 in the farmhouse (3 available as twins), 1 superking double/twin in Flint and 1 superking double/twin in The Bothy.

Linen

All linen provided. Fitted sheet provided for travel cots.

Bathrooms

Each bedroom has en suite shower and WC. 3 of the Farmhouse bathrooms have a roll top bath. Flint and The Bothy have an outdoor bateau bath.

Children's Facilities

3 travel cots, 3 high chairs, stairgates for the Farmhouse and Flint, booster seat, toilet seat, potty, stick blender, microwave, baby monitor.

Outdoor

Fenced orchard with play fort, swings and willow Tipi. Toddler area with sandpit and mud kitchen.

Swimming Pool

12m indoor heated pool with sauna shared between guests in all three properties from 7:00am-8.00pm. There are scheduled slots daily for each property.

Parking

Ample off road parking for all 3 properties.

Smoking

Smoking not allowed inside the property. Permitted outside. Cigarette butts must be disposed of responsibly in the designated facilities.

Booking Information

Min stay 3 nights. Changeover days Mon/Fri. 
Refundable damage deposit is £1000 for 16, £650 otherwise. 30% deposit to secure, bal 10 weeks pre arrival.

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Launceston Farmhouse

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Location

A working organic farm in the heart of Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, within easy driving distance of the Jurassic coast (40 minutes) and New Forest (30 minutes).  Just 2.5 hours from London, good major road access via A303 and M3. 

  • One mile from the Farm. Twice daily services to Blandford and Salisbury.
  • Salisbury (15 miles), Poole (15 miles) and Dorchester (23 miles).
  • The Georgian market town of Blandford Forum is 5 miles away.
  • Chettle Village Shop is 4 miles away.
  • The Langton Arms is in the village, just a 5 minute walk from the farm. Award winning family and dog friendly pub.
  • Bournemouth International Airport (24 miles), Southampton (43 miles) and Bristol (70 miles). 2 hour drive from Heathrow and 2.5 hour drive from Gatwick depending on M25.

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