The barn is located within easy walking-distance of Maiden Newton, an attractive village which boasts a local stores and post office, a Spar and petrol station, as well as a pub, French restaurant, coffee shop and fish and chip shop.
The Village Stores stock all your necessities, alongside locally produced bread, dairy, meat and vegetables. The Spar offers takeaway pizza, hot drinks and snacks, and a cash machine.
There are several excellent Dorset pubs nearby in the surrounding villages of Cattistock, Sydling St Nicolas and Corscombe, serving the local Palmers Ale and offering delicious home-cooked menus.
NEAREST TOWN - DORCHESTER
Dorchester, the County Town of Dorset, is an attractive shopping destination where you will find Waitrose, Tesco and Lidl.
There are a good selection of restaurants and a cinema at Brewery Square in the town, and there is large sports centre with an indoor swimming pool.
Maiden Newton has a railway station on the Bristol to Weymouth line, (Dorchester 11 mins,Weymouth 25 mins) and the National Cycle Network route 26 passes through the village, as does the Frome Valley walking trail.