Beggars Barn - home from home


At at Glance

  • 3.5 acres of private grounds

  • 10/11 bedrooms including 5 ensuite, 5 further bedrooms, 3 more bathrooms, and 3 cloakrooms

  • Sleeps 20-30 guests

  • Heated outdoor swimming pool (18m) May - Sept or by arrangement

  • Hot tub

  • Arctic cabin with internal BBQ (charcoal)

  • Smallbone Walnut and Silver luxury open plan kitchen with dining for 22

  • Sunken trampoline in the garden

  • Large plate BBQ (gas) and Fire-pit BBQ (wood)

  • Paella cooking facilities (gas)

  • Outdoor living area with sofa suites, dining tables & fire pit

  • Annex: Cinema/Games/Party room with 75” Smart TV, bar & disco lighting!

  • Games table: Air hockey, pool and table tennis

  • Outdoor table tennis (x2)

  • Football net, croquet set, badminton rackets, boules

  • Gymnasium with Rower, Eliptical cross trainer (3 in 1) Power Plate, weights, boxing gloves and pads

  • Dining table for 22 (kitchen), dining table for 16 (Dining room)

  • Nespresso Expert coffee machine, plus a further mini versions in the Summer House and Annex

  • Large front driveway with plentiful on-site parking

Every room is thoughtfully designed to offer maximum comfort and relaxation so you can enjoy a truly fine stay.


The quintessential English countryside abode

Stunning Oxfordshire landscape

Providing guests with 10/11 luxurious bedrooms

Bedrooms and Bathrooms

Every bedroom has luxury Egyptian cotton bed linen, bath sheets and hand towels, bathroom toiletries & hairdryers

Main House

  • Bedroom 1: Master Ensuite: Super King bed with Villeroy & Boch fitted bathroom with bath and shower

  • Bedroom 2: Super King or Twin with ensuite bathroom with shower

  • Bedroom 3: Family Suite : Super King bed or Twin plus 2 single beds and ensuite bathroom with shower

  • Bedroom 4: Super king bed or Twin

  • Bedrooms 5: Super king bed or Twin

  • Bedroom 6: Downstairs - Super king bed or Twin

  • Family bathroom with shower: Bedrooms 4, 5 and 6 share the family bathroom

  • Extra beds can be provided some bedrooms for additional guests

Summer House;

  • Bedroom 1: Twin room

  • Bedroom 2: Double room

  • Shared bathroom

  • Extra beds can be provided in the living area if required


  • Bedroom 1: King or Twin with ensuite bathroom with shower

  • Bedroom 2: King or Twin with ensuite bathroom with shower

  • 2 luxury memory foam sofa beds (on request) in Games room

  • Additional bathroom with shower

Extra beds can be provided for additional guests and the owners have 2 cots too.

The first floor Master en-suite bedroom comes with a luxury super-king size bed and its own balcony overlooking the Summer House, gardens, outdoor swimming pool, hot tub, arctic cabin and al fresco living and dining area. The Master suite offers luxury, soft furnishings, Villeroy and Boch Bathroom Suite with bath and wet room shower. 

The family suite provides guests with a bright, south facing suite with super-king size bed and two single beds. It has its own en-suite bathroom with luxury power shower. 

The third ensuite bedroom has views over the southfacing driveway, the bed is a super-king or can be a twin. There are two further upstairs bedrooms with either twin or super king beds and the downstairs bedroom overlooks the garden and has French doors leading out. It can be a super-king or twin bed. Bedrooms 4, 5 and 6  share the family bathroom on the first floor which has a power shower.  

Inside the Summer House, by the pool, is a colourful twin bedroom and an adjacent double bedroom and newly refurbished bathroom with large shower.

The Annexe is a Games/Cinema/Party room that offers 65 sq meters of space (this can also be turned into a bedroom as it has two luxury memory foam sofa suites and a bathroom with shower.  As a party room, there is disco lighting and blue tooth enabled Bose speakers. For entertainment, there is a 75” TV (with HDMI cable) - it also has SKY and BT Sport. There are two further bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms with shower, and both have French doors leading out onto a deck with tables and chairs and steps down onto the huge lawn.

Snug with wood burning stove


Accessible from one of the front doors of the house and down a small flight of stairs from the open live-in kitchen and dining table area is this cosy snug room with its own large flat screen HD TV, underfloor heating and a log burning stove adding to this bright and modern entertaining space.

Elegant Drawing room

The feature rich decorated Drawing room provides bright south facing views across the front of the property and walled garden and features a large log burning fireplace, comfortable sofas, stylish armchairs and antique furnishings.

Summer House by the pool


The Summer House has a living area/dining/kithen open plan space with oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, outdoor glass (plastic) ware, and crockery etc . There is one double bedroom and a twin bedroom room. Both share a family bathroom with power shower. The 18m heated swimming pool is outside.

Modern Bathrooms


Beggars Barn has five en-suite bathrooms and a modern first floor family bathroom with shower, additional bathroom in the Annex and Summer House too. There are two downstairs cloakroom.

Huge Kitchen-Dining Room


The main house provides a huge open plan, Smallbone Walnut and Silver kitchen with magnificent central island, an array of modern facilities and a large glass top dining table which provides a wonderful space for friends and family to gather for those special candlelit meals and celebratory drinks.  

Stylish Dining room


The beautiful, bright and spacious dining room features antique cabinets, mirrors and a magnificent round dining table and chairs that can seat 16 guests comfortably, perfect for stylish entertaining.

Party/Games/Cinema room


Guests can now enjoy the Games and Cinema room with Multi purpose games table, bar and a large flat wall-mounted TV.  There are comfortable sofas, trendy bar stools perfect for partying or entraining the children.  Additional guests can be accommodated with the use of the luxury sofa beds.

Fabulous facilities


18 meter long pool, hot tub, gym with Nordic Track elliptical trainer (3in1), rowing machine, vibration plate & weights, table tennis tables, Games Table (pool, air hockey & table tennis), Arctic cabin with internal BBQ, croquet, badminton etc.

Beggars Barn floor plan*

*Please note that the Annexe representation is not correct - please request details.

Have a walk through…..

This home was stunning. Great for entertaining our large family.
— Mr and Mrs Lewis


  • Heated 18m outdoor pool (mid April to end Sept)

  • Hot Tub

  • Annex: Games/Cinema/Party room 69 sq meters!

  • 3 BBQ’s: Gas, wood and charcoal

  • Outdoor living and dining area with fire pit

  • Hobbit House - Arctic Cabin with internal BBQ

  • 10/11 bedrooms

  • Annex Games/cinema room can be converted to a bedroom

  • Small gymnasium with elliptical cross trainer, rower, weights & vibration plate

  • Sunken trampoline

  • 3.5 acres of garden/grounds

  • Fully equipped kitchen with Villeroy & Boch, crockery, cutlery & glassware

  • Ample parking available in the drive

  • Wood burning stoves; Snug and Drawing room

  • Suitable for families with children

  • Suitable for hen parties

  • Strictly no pets allowed and no smoking

  • Sky TV & BT Sport

  • Wi-Fi throughout

  • Fabulous cycle routes from 3-80miles!

  • Great walking -don't forget your boots

Local information

Some local information to help make your stay at Beggars Barn even more memorable.

Local activities

  • Shutford circular walk that ends with a well-earned drink at the local pub - more information

  • The Sibford's historic walk - more information

  • Shennington and Alkerton Walk - more information

  • Woodland and hill/lane walks close to the property

  • Golf : Tadmarton Heath, Rye Hill, Brailles, Banbury

  • Fishing, shooting, go-carting, tennis, fabulous cycle routes (not for the faint hearted).

  • Archery, treasure hunts, clay pidgeon shooting, beauticians - all contacts can be provided.

  • Please enquire for a full list of activities.

Other Services

  • Housekeeping also available for a supplement

  • Castle Cars - 01295 272727 or 007 Cars - 01295 703007

  • Banbury Station Taxis - 01295 262927


  • A full or part catered option is available - please enquire for details.

  • Extensive list of caterers including Michelin Star available on request

Local pubs

  • George and Dragon (01295 780320 0.5 miles)

  • Wyckham Arms at Sibford Gower (01295 788808 - 4 miles)

  • The Bell, Shenington (01295 670274 - 3 miles)

  • The Castle at Edge Hill (01295 670255 - 3 miles)

  • The Chequers Inn at Ettington (on road to Stratford - 01789 740387 - 11 miles)

  • White Horse Kings Sutton (01295 812440 -9 miles)

  • Horse and Groom at Milcombe (01295 722142 - 6 miles)

  • Butchers Arms at Balscote (01295 7307502 2 miles)