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Sleeps up to 16

7 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms

Up until

5

days

Get a full refund when you cancel up until 5 days before check‑in

Also covered by our Covid-19 refund policy


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About this home

Set amidst 1,200 acres of rolling Hertfordshire countryside, this enchanting country estate presents an idyllic getaway for a gathering, celebration or much-needed escape from the city. With seven bedrooms (six of which face south and...

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Top Amenities

Balcony / Patio

Barbeque

Bathtub

Black-Out Blinds

Board Games

Cafetiere

Staying in Hertfordshire

With its rambling country estates, rolling valleys, forest-clad hills and chocolate box villages, Hertfordshire feels quintessentially British. Picnic in the grounds of Jacobean manors or journey through the centuries at St Albans’ Norman cathedral and the Roman Theatre of Verulamium. Follow canal towpaths to idyllic pubs, but not before stepping...

  • Taxis

    Local taxi and rideshare services available

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Key info

Check-in from 16:00

Check out by 10:00

5

Cancellation policy:

Get a full refund when you cancel up until 5 days before check‑in.

This home benefits from our special Covid-19 refund policy. We'll refund you in full if you can't travel due to Covid-19 governmental changes in travel restrictions. Details here

Home Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

Pets welcome

No parties or events

No smoking


Good to know

  • Wifi

  • No air con

Home truths

What the photos might not tell you, but we do

  • A full catering service, including hampers is available on request

  • For guests with children – stair gates are fitted at the top of both staircases but not at the bottom

  • Items such as breakfast cereals, some milk, tea, coffee, snacks, salt, pepper, cooking oil are provided

  • The home is available for intimate weddings from 2022

  • Logs are provided for the wood-burning stove

  • A Stokke Tripp Trapp high chair is provided, but a strap-in chair would need to be provided by guests

  • Two travel cots are available, but guests must assemble these themselves

  • There's free parking on the premises

  • Use of the Bluetooth speakers is limited to inside the home only


Beds and bathrooms

  • 7 bedrooms, 10 beds

  • 5 bathrooms


Optional fees

To arrange one or more of the options below, please get in touch with Plum Guide once your booking is confirmed

  • Your host can help you arrange cupcake decorating classes, woodland dining experiences, cookery classes, laundry and catering services for an additional fee, including hampers, special dinners and full catering for the duration of your stay.


VIP services

Feel free to enquire about arranging those extra-special services with your host when booking the home.

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Silke

Your host Silke

This home is managed directly by its owner who will be your point of contact before and during your stay.

Your host is committed to our Covid-19 cleaning standards. Find out more

Your host and point of contact, Silke, works closely with the owner, Kate, to provide modern and characterful accommodation in the beautiful North Hertfordshire countryside, whether you're seeking a romantic retreat or a large family get-together.