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Ivinghoe, The Dryer Cottage, Ford End Farm, BUCKS Sleeps: 5 | Bedrooms: 3 | Price from £595 to £775 per week | < Back to list
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The Dryer Cottage is a lovely, converted barn on Ford End Farm, a working farm at the foot of the Chiltern Hills. Ivinghoe is close to the Ridgeway path, the Grand Union Canal and about ten minutes to Tring Station, which has rail links to London in 50 minutes. There is a watermill and fishing lake on site, under different ownership.

The Dryer Cottage is a two storey property, with three bedrooms. The kitchen/diner is fully equipped with cooker, fridge, freezer microwave and washer/dryer,(no dishwasher) and has a dining table which comfortably seats six. The lounge are has two large sofas, and a televison with Freeview and DVD player. There is also a downstairs shower room and toilet.

Upstairs the master bedroom has a King-size bed which can convert to a pair of twins, wardrobe and chest of drawers. There is a twin bedroom (which can convert to a king) with a chest of drawers, a single bedroom with a chest of drawers, and a family bathroom.

Ample parking is available for tenants use. £30 worth of electricity is included in the rental for this property. Electricity cards are available to purchase if more electricity is required. Heating by electric radiators.

The cottage has an enclosed garden.

There is a fishing lake on site, and arrangements can be made to use this. there is also a Watermill on site, Ford End Watermill. This little mill, recorded in 1616 but certainly very much older, was in use until 1963.

Restored by volunteers, and now maintained and run by Ford End Watermill Society, it is the only remaining working watermill in Buckinghamshire with original machinery. It retains all the atmosphere of a small farm mill of the late 1800`s.

An unusual feature is the sheepwash in the tailrace below the mill. Washing made the fleece easier to shear and increased its value.

Stoneground wholemeal flour is on sale during milling demonstrations.

This property may request damage deposit.

`We had a very enjoyable fortnight at the Dryer Cottage. We were warmly welcomed and the cottage was attractive and very comfortable. It all made for a great holiday.Thank you for your help in finding it for us.` - Rosemary C.

`Just wanted to let you know what a delightful stay we had in Ivinghoe. Facilities were perfect and owners were wonderful to visit with. The adjacent World War II Memorial and the Watermill were made it icing on the biscuit. Would recommend making more note of the memorial and the watermill.` - Steve W.

Ivinghoe holiday rentals
Dryer Cottage, Ivinghoe


  • Broadband
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Microwave
  • DVD or Video

Additional Information

  • Pets by arrangement only
  • Off street parking available
  • This property has an enclosed garden
  • Children welcome
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