There aren’t many things more relaxing than submerging yourself in a copper roll-top bath, the French doors flung wide open, a glass of champagne in your hand, fresh air on your face and views of the surrounding countryside. But that’s the kind of luxury you can expect when staying here.
The five-star retreat has three beautiful barns, The Cow Shed, The Nest and The Old Parlour, each with its own personality. Our home for the weekend, The Old Parlour, is across a private courtyard from The Potting Shed, where our soothing soak took place.
Continue reading your story on the app
Continue reading your story in the magazine
LABOUR DRAMA: ‘MY HUSBAND WAS ASKED TO CHOOSE BETWEEN MY LIFE AND OUR BABY'S'
THE SELLING SUNSET STAR ON HER BABY’S DRAMATIC ARRIVAL AND BOOKING IN FOR BOTOX – STRAIGHT AFTER GIVING BIRTH!
HEAD GIRL: ‘SENDING DANCERS HOME ON STRICTLY MAKES MY HEART HEAVY'
HEAD JUDGE SHIRLEY BALLAS ON COPING WITH SOCIAL MEDIA TROLLING AND HER FAVOURITE EVER STRICTLY PERFORMANCES
LIVING LIFE TO THE FULL: ‘PEOPLE PAY YOU MORE ATTENTION WHEN YOU LOSE WEIGHT'
AS SHE RELEASES HER NEW MEMOIR YOU’VE GOT TO LAUGH ALISON HAMMOND CHATS TO OK! ABOUT BODY CONFIDENCE GOING ON TINDER AND WHY SHE WISHES SHE’D HAD MORE CHILDREN
HAVING A BALL: ‘WE'RE A FAMILY – WE CAN COUNT ON EACH OTHER'
THE STRICTLY PROS WHO’VE BEEN DAZZLING US ON THE DANCE FLOOR EVERY WEEK TELL OK! WHY IT’S NOT JUST THEIR CELEB PARTNERS THEY’VE BONDED WITH
A ROYAL TELLING OFF: ONE IS NOT AMUSED!
THE QUEEN WAS OVERHEARD EXPRESSING HER VIEWS ON CLIMATE CHANGE ON A VISIT TO CARDIFF
ROYAL SEAL OF APPROVAL: ‘WE MUST INSPIRE THE NEXT GENERATION'
THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE HIGHLIGHT THEIR GREEN CREDENTIALS AT AN EDUCATIONAL EVENT AHEAD OF THE EARTHSHOT PRIZE
PROUD PARENTS: ‘OUR LIFE TOGETHER HAS JUST BEGUN'
PRINCESS BEATRICE BEAMS ON AN OUTING WITH HER HUSBAND EDO AND THEIR NEWBORN BABY SIENNA
STORY TIME: ‘NOBODY SHOULD HAVE TO HIDE THEIR LIGHT UNDER A BUSHEL'
EMMERDALE ACTRESS SAMANTHA GILES ON CELEBRATING DIVERSITY WRITING CHILDREN’S FICTION AND PRACTISING MAGIC
SERIOUSLY BRILLIANT: ‘BEING A PARENT MAKES LIFE SO MUCH BETTER'
HOLLYWOOD ACTRESS AND COMEDY STAR MELISSA McCARTHY ON MOTHERHOOD WELLBEING AND WHY SHE’S A MATHS WHIZZ WHEN IT COMES TO HOMESCHOOLING
THE POWER OF LOVE: ‘IT WAS SO EMOTIONAL – THERE WASN'T A DRY EYE IN THE HOUSE'
AFTER 10 YEARS TOGETHER BILLIE AND GREG SHEPHERD EXCLUSIVELY INVITE OK! TO JOIN IN THE CELEBRATIONS AS THEY LOOK BACK ON THEIR HAPPY RELATIONSHIP
FORGIVE & FORGET?
IN A MOST DRAMATIC TURN, BACHELOR MATT JAMES ADMITS HE’S STILL SEEING RACHAEL KIRKCONNELL.
THE END OF AN ERA?
AFTER TAKING A PROBLEMATIC STANCE, CHRIS HARRISON FINDS HIS BACHELOR GIG IN JEOPARDY.
RACHAEL'S GOOSE MAY BE COOKED!
HOST TURNS SOUR AS RATINGS SLIDE
Rachael Ray Axed?
The culinary superstar’s long-running syndicated talk show may be headed for the chopping block.
The 10 Most Beautiful Homes
Color enhances the details and architecture of each of our picks for this year’s portfolio of houses.
The birth of hope
In 2020, the number of children in foster care rose to 46,000, and almost half of those are in NSW. With many moving from place to place with no solution in sight, one inspiring young woman is determined to end the cycle.
‘You don't see the twists coming!'
Friends Rachael Stirling and Anna Maxwell Martin on reuniting to play seemingly perfect sisters...
Rachael and Tom Somerville have reconfigured a period house and added a contemporary extension to create a welcoming family home
‘MACKENZIE CHOSE THIS BABY FOR US'
Nearly four years after her baby daughter passed away, Rachael is celebrating the arrival of her son Izaac
Julie and Rachael Helliwell
Like mother like daughter as the saying goes. Alex Robinson meets the northern show producers who are winning with their meticulous methods, eye for a champion and secret weapons that money can’t buy