Barn Cottage - Roger & Rosemary are a couple of ageing wineos who live here. No amount of
effort was sparred in finding a name for the house, which dates from the mid-1980s being a new
build, is on the site of an old agricultural barn (we trust not a too ancient one), in what was
So our house, garage and stables all constitute the old farmyard, which gets rediscovered every
time we try to put a spade into the ground. There is no sign of the old iron industry left hereabouts
apart from much sandstone, which is so rich in iron ore that our stream (we are called
Brooklands for nothing), tends to run a bright rust colour.