Wans Barton

Weymouth, Dorset

Amazing field and sea views for this beautiful and uplifting barn conversion - a wild 15-minute stroll from Chesil Beach. Great for friends


4 bedrooms


Sleeps 10


Where roads end and footpaths spider out over the Jurassic coast, a contemporary barn conversion stands alone, facing the sea. And how! Sea and sky flood through huge glass doors, illuminating clean-cut corner sofas and vibrant cushions that dot the large, contemporary, L-shaped living space. In one corner, a sleek monochrome kitchen has a range cooker, oak dining table and granite-topped island, as much fun for a friends’ celebration as a children’s baking session. Two bedrooms are downstairs, the others up, past Cubist bookcases and glass balustrades. All are identical – no fights for the best! – with warm oak floors, modern prints and Venetian blinds. Bathrooms are head-to-toe in glossy beige. The lawn garden has two terraces for dining out; beyond the fence are endless fields and amazing sea views. Stroll 15 minutes to Chesil Beach, or strike out on breezy walks along the coastal path; bucket-and-spades Weymouth is close and pretty seaside villages have good fish restaurants. There’s a pub in the village but it’s three miles to the nearest shop: nothing interrupts the silence here.


  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Oven
  • Breakfast included
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Hob
  • Parking on premises
  • Barbecue
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Breakfast available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Central heating
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Washing machine
  • Garden
  • Television
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • Credit cards
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair


  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles


  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

& pricing

Booking information



Nightly price
from £165
Weekly price
from £1155
1 Barn for 10
From £1654 bedrooms


Wans Barton was as lovely as we'd hoped it would be, and we spent a magical Christmas there. The position and views are stunning and , in spite of some exciting wind and storms, the house stayed warm and comfortable. It is well-equipped, beautifully designed and has a high quality finish. The rooms are spacious, the beds comfortable and the bathrooms and showers excellent. It was also immaculately clean on our arrival, thanks to Dawn, the friendly and helpful housekeeper. There are lovely nearby walks, the village is pretty but very quiet. I would highly recommend this property.


we had a great time, it was nice and clean and tidy. we might of made a little bit of mess but we tidyed it up again. it's really good for lots of friends and family to stay in. we liked the automatic windows, we also liked the view of chesil beach but we didn't manged to walk all of it maybe next time! (poppy and isaac age 8 and 6 years) its a bit echoey because its so big and open plan


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The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Peter Cropper

  • Weymouth, Regency seaside resort, site of 2012 Olympic Sailing Events
  • Portland Bill
  • Excellent seafood restaurants
  • Dorset Coast Path
  • Monkey World, Dinosaur Museum, Tank Museum Fleet Air Arm Museum (Yeovilton), Haynes Motor Museum (Sparkford)
  • Montacute House (NT), Corfe Castle, Studland Head, Lulworth Cove


Peter Cropper

Zephen Properties is a small family run business with lovingly restored properties in Solva, South Wales, Vellano, Tuscany and Chesil beach, Dorset. Run by father, son and daughter the company wants you to enjoy their places as your own. Each property is in a beautiful location, has a dedicated meet and greet local housekeeper and is ably managed by Carole in the Somerset office. Please don’t hesitate to contact Carole if you want any more information or want to enquire about bookings.