Leys At Valley View Farm in Lyme Regis
Leys at Valley View Farm is a very high specification luxury barn conversion situated in the lovely village of Uplyme with spectacular views of the surrounding rolling hills.
Leys has a dramatic beamed double height combined living / dining / kitchen area. Large windows flood the property with light during the day and the arrangement of suspended lighting allows for atmospheric or bright lights in the evening. With four bath / shower rooms including a wet room, each bedroom has its own facilities and each has a modern finish; with three of the bedrooms being on the ground floor Leys may be the perfect choice for less able visitors. In addition there will be ramp access from the raised parking area. A patio area at the front of Leys is the perfect position in which to enjoy an alfresco meal and take in the breath-taking elevated views of the area.
The village of Uplyme has a petrol station / small supermarket selling basic provisions along with local produce. You may enjoy a walk from Leys to Lyme Regis, following the old river bed which takes approximately 30 minutes and, as the return is uphill, you may alternatively take a bus back. By car Lyme Regis town centre with its charming shops is around 5 minutes away. Do visit one of the specialist fossils shops and the acclaimed Town Mill bakery with its mouth-watering selection of patisseries. There are a variety of restaurants including the renowned Hix's Oyster and Fish House.
The beach, adjacent to the town has a wide sandy expanse and is bordered by a selection of refreshment stalls. Leys is perfectly positioned to enjoy the views and air of the countryside, being situated on a working dairy farm which has a number of public footpaths which you may use, whilst being just a short way from the beach and town at Lyme Regis.
Leys is the perfect location to enjoy a number of sports / leisure pursuits including:
" Boules piste on the grassed area at the front of the property
" Bring your own horse (there are a number of bridal ways locally)
" Enjoy outdoor table tennis (under a partial cover)
" Partake in badminton, volley ball or short tennis using the nets and bats provided
Double height spacious Lounge/Kitchen/Diner. Snug. Bedroom 1, twin single beds or super king-size double bed, ensuite shower, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom 2, Bedroom 2, twin single beds or super kingsize double bed, ensuite wet room with walk in shower, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom 3, twin single beds, ensuite shower, hand basin and toilet. Utility room with hand basin and toilet. Stairs to 1st floor with galleried walkway overlooking the main living areas. Bedroom 4, large room with twin single beds or super kingsize double bed, lounge area with flat screen TV and sofa. Bathroom, P shaped bath with shower over, hand basin and toilet.
Services in addition to standard equipment
Under floor heating on the ground floor. Electric heating in bedrooms 1, 2 and 3. Heated towel rails in all bathrooms. Wifi. Flat screen TVs with freesat in lounge and bedroom 4, DVD player. Washing machine, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Off road parking for up to 3 cars. Patio area with table and chairs. BBQ. Courtyard area with table and chairs. Bed linen hire inclusive, please state requirements when booking.
One well behaved pet is welcomed at Leys.
The Pot Place
While you are staying at Leys Barn, Valley View Farm, you might be interested to visit the small pottery workshop on site. This new venture was started in September 2012 and at present has facilities for hand-building and slab work for up to six people at a time.
Work can be fired and some smaller pieces could be ready within the week. Larger pieces can be posted at cost.