A truly beautiful train conversion, a stone’s throw from the River Test. Services
Wi-Fi. Enclosed garden. Renovated carriage. Ground floor
Open plan sitting / kitchen / dining with one sofa and two armchairs, breakfast bar dining area with seating for 4, door to the patio, AC unit
Kitchen: with electric hob and oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine
Master Bedroom: (sleeps 2), kingsize bed, ensuite shower room with WC
(sleeps 2), twin beds (zip-link to SuperKing - available on request), ensuite shower room with WC. Outside
Garden, outside furniture and BBQ. This wonderful property has to be experienced first-hand. A labour of love by the owner, who occupies the original station, this fully renovated carriage will provide a memorable and exciting holiday for up to four guests.
This 1922 carriage couples modern design with touches of historic charm. The open plan living space has a sofa, two armchairs, a Smart TV and a fully equipped kitchen. Both bedrooms have new furnishings with en-suite shower rooms and the light fittings in the living area are from the Orient Express.
Horsebridge Station was one of the stops on the Sprat and Winkle line after which the carriage got its name. With patio furniture for four and barbecue, enjoy the feeling that the train stopped just for you.
At the end of the station drive you’ll find the charming John O’Gaunt pub, a delightful place for a drink before or after a stroll along the famous Test Way, which follows the course of the railway line just 100 metres from the station.
There is ample parking, a play area for children in the garden, which is also suitable for a dog to run around. Table tennis is available on request.
Stay for a week or more to truly experience the magic of The Sprat and Winkle Railway Carriage for yourself.
The check in time at the property is 3pm on your day of arrival and check out is 10am on your day of departure.
Bed linen and towels are provided.
No parties, hens or stags.
Beds will be made up as per the description above unless otherwise requested.
You can view a floor plan of Sprat & Winkle here.
Please note that whilst short stays are permitted this house is best experienced in a longer amount of time.Get the full listing »