Tarrant Valley House - Sleep 14

Blandford Forum, Dorset
  • 14
  • 7
  • Pet Friendly

Elegant self-catering Dorset holiday farmhouse for up to 14 guests on a working farm. With indoor swimming pool and sauna facilities, this is the perfect family retreat for a luxury getaway.

  • Main house and separate apartment
  • Working farm location
  • Orchard and formal gardens

About Tarrant Valley House - Sleep 14

Tarrant Valley House (sleeps 14), comprises an exquisite farmhouse for 12 with an additional apartment adjacent; sleeping an extra 2 all on a working farm. There are six en-suite bedrooms in the main house, which is perfect for extended family groups and large parties.

The beautiful and extensive walled gardens and orchard with play area, provide a haven for children of all ages to play. There are games, a tree swing and huge lawn for badminton or cricket matches; whilst the indoor swimming pool and sauna will provide a source of entertainment whatever the weather.

Mod cons abound in the living areas and include large screen TV's and DVD with Netflix and WII-console. Six of the en-suite bedrooms have TVs and there's a great Sonos sound system for music lovers.

The farmhouse is oozing with character and style in all rooms, from the chefs superbly equipped kitchen with Aga, to the dining room with high ceilings and huge glass doors opening out onto the terrace; the perfect place for a special event. The family room is in the heart of the house without a doubt, a vast corner sofa will comfortably seat 12 with two giant Buddha bags for any extras around an open roaring fire. The more formal sitting room is great for the grown-ups after dinner! Up the stairs, (either via the main or spiral stairs) are the sumptuous yet comfortable bedrooms all with en-suite showers and three of which have freestanding baths. Each is unique and lovely ensuring your stay is filled with luxury.

If for any reason you do feel like leaving the house, there is pub just a 5 minute walk in this quintessential Dorset village. This Dorset dog friendly cottage is perfect for large groups looking for a real treat away from reality near Blandford forum.


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What makes this area
So special...

On the edge of the village of Tarrant Monkton. With a pub just a five minute walk over the water ford, through a cluster of thatched cottages serving traditional, locally sourced fayre; The Langton Arms is an absolute gem and great if you don't fancy cooking. It is also dog friendly, child friendly and very, very close.

Property details

Tarrant Valley House: Sleeps 14 in 7 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms including one separate apartment called 'The Bothy'.  Indoor shared swimming pool and plenty of parking on this working farm. 

Accommodation comprises the main farmhouse building and adjacent apartment. Shared heated swimming pool with 1 other small one bedroom holiday accommodation unit also on site.

Main Farmhouse:

Ground Floor

Entrance hall.

Kitchen with electric oven with a four ring induction hob and an Aga. Breakfast table.

Separate pantry room with double fridge, freezer and wine cooler. Washing machine and tumble dryer.

Family Sitting room with 40" TV (Freeview and Netflix). DVD player with selection of DVD's.  Wii console and Sonos sound system. Kids fun area.
Dining room with large table for up to 16. Doors to terrace.

Main sitting room with bar area and 49"TV (Freeview). Log fire with start pack logs provide. 

2 Separate WC's

First Floor

Bedroom 1 (sleeps 2) Double with en-suite shower and WC.

Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2) Double with en-suite shower and WC. 

Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2) Super King sized double also available as twins with en-suite shower, roll top bath and WC. 

Bedroom 4 (sleeps 2) Super King sized double also available as twins with en-suite shower, roll top bath and WC. 

Bedroom 5 (sleeps 2) Super King sized double also available as twins with en-suite shower, roll top bath and WC. 

Bedroom 6 (sleeps 2) Super King sized double also available as twins with en-suite shower and WC. 


Shared Indoor 12m pool and sauna complex built in 2016.

Webber charcoal BBQ and a large oak table with bench seating for 12. There are two other seating areas in the garden; one round table with bistro chairs and a fire pit with log seating. 

Large lawn garden, courtyard garden area and enclosed orchard area with toddler friendly play area with two toddler swings, mud kitchen and sandpit, digging area and space to play.

Parking for plenty of cars.

Dog House with secure kennels for dogs.

Separate Independent apartment adjacent to the farmhouse:

Bedroom 7 (sleeps 2) Large king sized double.

Fully equipped kitchen with twin hob and electric oven, dishwasher, fridge- freezer, microwave.

Open plan living/dining area with sofa, dining table and chairs.

Shower room, Private courtyard with bateau bath, wood fuelled BBQ, bistro table and chairs.

Access to Farmhouse gardens and grounds.

Under floor heating and Wood burner

Flat screen TV with DVD player

Note that there is one separate Independent cottage (sleeps 2) opposite the farmhouse rented independently on site. This holiday cottage shares use of the pool facilities.



Central heating

What you need to know

Property is on a working farm, there is always lots going on and plenty of machinery at work so care is needed at all times.

If you have booked a stay of seven nights or more, this includes two hours cleaning service on a Wednesday morning 10:30am - 12:30pm. If you require additional cleaning during your stay, please let us know in advance.

Dog House provided! Dogs are not permitted beyond the kitchen and boot room.

Note that there is a separate cottage (also sleeps 2) on site at the farm. This holiday unit has shared use of the pool. 

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