Self Catering in Somerset - South Petherton

Idlers Cottage
South Petherton
TA13 5AA

Idlers Cottage, South Petherton, Somerset
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Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £210.00 - 384.00

This studio cottage is situated in the grounds of the owners home in the Somerset town of South Petherton and contains one double bed.

Idler’s Cottage is a ham-stone studio-cottage that offers accommodation for up to 2 people. All the accommodation is laid-out over one level and has been decorated with taste and thought throughout. A private patio allows you to enjoy a spot of summertime dining while, in the winter months, storage heaters and a wood burning stove ensure that you can still enjoy all that the area has to offer. Although there is off-road parking for 1 car, the local shops and pubs are just a short walk from the front door. Idler’s Cottage is well placed as a base from which to seek out local attractions.


A lovely cottage with excellent owners who give you all the information about the cottage and surrounding area then leave you to get on and enjoy your stay - perfect. It was nice and secluded, comfortable and quiet, perfect.
Mr James

A beautiful cottage with brilliant owners, and everything we needed was in place for a perfect relaxing break.
Miss Scrivener

It was comfortable accommodation in a peaceful and beautiful area, with good access to the coast and Somerset levels. Would fully recommend this cottage.
Ms Farr

The area was ideal to explore on foot, there were lots of local walks, good village shops and a pub only a few minutes away. The village was very attractive with lots of character. Idlers Cottage was private and secluded with its own patio area.
Ms Smith

Idlers Cottage was a lovely peaceful place and the Location was perfect for exploring the surrounding areas.
Mrs Nicholson

Services / Facilities:

Heating from storage radiators, additional heating from woodburner. Electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge, colour TV with Freesat, DVD, CD/radio. Library of books. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Travel cot on request. Off road parking for one car. Private patio area with picnic bench. Sorry, no smoking and no pets. Shop & pub 3 minute walk. Note: Cottage is accessed via stepping stone path through the owners' garden. Note: Three hens in a run close by.

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Double Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the South Petherton area.

Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

East Lambrook Manor Garden - 1.2 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Martock Treasurer's House - 2.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Stoke-sub-Hamdon Priory - 2.4 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Seavington, St Mary's Church - 2.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Barrington Court - 2.5 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Stocklinch Ottersey, St Mary's Church - 3.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Lower Severalls - 3.9 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Montacute House - 4 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Tintinhull Garden - 4.5 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Muchelney Abbey - 5 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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