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ADAPTING TO A ‘NEW NORMAL’

ADAPTING TO A ‘NEW NORMAL’

Press Release A Cornish self-catering business has commissioned a special ‘walk-through’ video to help show guests around the property. Stephen Chidgey, owner of the Old Barn Tregonetha near Padstow, has always prided himself on welcoming guests in person and showing...

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SHINING EXAMPLE OF ECO RENTAL

SHINING EXAMPLE OF ECO RENTAL

Press Release The Old Barn self-catering cottage in Tregonetha has won the ‘Best Eco-Friendly Rental’ category of Schofield’s Holiday Home Awards 2019. Described by the judges as a ‘a shining example of how self-catering accommodation providers can be sustainable,...

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AWARD NOMINATIONS FOR THE OLD BARN AT TREGONETHA

AWARD NOMINATIONS FOR THE OLD BARN AT TREGONETHA

Press Release The Old Barn self-catering cottage in Tregonetha has received a 97% score in Visit England’s recent 5-star gold assessment and been nominated for two more national awards. The latest accolades follow regular gold awards in Cornwall Tourism Awards and the...

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AWARDS HELP GROWTH AND LEARNING, SAYS OLD BARN OWNER

AWARDS HELP GROWTH AND LEARNING, SAYS OLD BARN OWNER

Press Release Awards help growth and learning, says Old Barn owner Stephen Chidgey, the owner of a self-catering holiday property in Tregonetha, says entering and subsequently winning awards has increased bookings and improved the service he provides. For a third...

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TURNING TOURISM TRAUMA TO TRIUMPH

TURNING TOURISM TRAUMA TO TRIUMPH

Press Release Turning tourism trauma to triumph It’s the height of the summer tourism season and hospitality providers throughout Cornwall are busy catering for guests. Ensuring a high-quality visitor experience is a priority for most but how can that be achieved when...

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AN ECO TRANSFORMATION

AN ECO TRANSFORMATION

Cornwall Life – February 2018 Transforming old buildings is the first step on any environmentalist’s bucket list – and rolling up your sleeves and doing it yourself – is probably pretty high up there too! Read the full article

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HOLIDAY HOMES

HOLIDAY HOMES

Home Building and Renovating Magazine – May 2014 Could a self-build or renovation project yield the perfect home away from home? Read the full article

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BUILDING A HOLIDAY HOME

BUILDING A HOLIDAY HOME

Homebuilding and Renovating Magazine – May 2014 The self-builder and renovator´s guide to holiday homes. Could a self-build or renovation project yield the perfect home away from home? Read the full article

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THE STUD – RAFFLE PRIZE

THE STUD – RAFFLE PRIZE

Community Fundrasing Event – July 2016 (Old Barn, Tregonetha was previously marketed by Unique Home Stays as ‘The Stud’) Stephen Chidgey kindly donated a weekend break at The Stud in Cornwall to commemorate 1000 years of continual habitation in Great Tangley Manor...

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THE RENOVATION OF THE STUD

THE RENOVATION OF THE STUD

iDNES.cz (Czech Blog) – March 2015 (Old Barn, Tregonetha was previously marketed by Unique Home Stays as ‘The Stud’) Cornishman Stephen Chidgey began his bold renovation of a neglected stable block nearly a quarter of a century ago. After years of hard work and...

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MOVE WITH THE TIMES

MOVE WITH THE TIMES

Build It – September 2014 Stephen Chidgey first converted his Cornish barn a quarter of a century ago, but major renovation had seen him futureproof it with eco technology and timeless design. Read the full article

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