Self Catering in Somerset - Wincanton
Wincanton (3mls S) Somerset
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £340.00 - 754.00
1 OF 2 COTTAGES SLEEPING 2 - 4 IDEAL FOR COUPLES - PEACEFUL YET CONVENIENT BASE TO EXPLORE DORSET/SOMERSET AND WILTSHIRE REGRET NO BABIES OR CHILDREN UNDER 7 YEARS These two delightful semi-detached cottages are set within the grounds of the owners' home on the edge of this idyllic village with impressive mediaeval Church and breathtaking views over surrounding countryside. Being only 2 hours from London the cottages make an easy 'get away from it all' holiday location.Visit one of the many beautiful houses and gardens Stourhead (National Trust) is a must and Longleat with its famous Safari Park is great fun for adults and children alike.
For those who like a flutter Wincanton Racecourse is just 3 miles away or take the short drive to the south coast with sandy beaches such as Weymouth Lyme Regis Chesil Beach Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door being well worth a visit (all approximately 45 minutes drive). The cottages are both south facing and offer views over the surrounding garden with its small pond to the fields beyond. Early risers have often spotted local wildlife frequent visitors include deer foxes and swallows return every year in summer and the owner's own pets add to the country ambience.
Walkers and cyclists are well catered for with circular routes direct from the cottages. If that seems too energetic why not take a short drive to one of the many pubs/restaurants or just sit back relax and enjoy the peace and quiet of this beautiful part of the country.Shared utility: use of the adjacent laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included (winter heating surcharge of £15 per week per property October - end March). 1 small well-behaved dog by arrangement.
No smoking in the cottages. Additional info: welcome pack on arrival. Regret no children under 7 or babies.
Arrival: 4pm.Light and airy accommodation offering TWO bedrooms: 1 double with large fitted wardrobe and 1 twin. Shower room: with WC and heated towel rail.
Lounge/diner: open-plan area with TV/DVD and hi-fi. Kitchen: via a stable door with breakfast bar electric oven and hob fridge/freezer microwave and many useful extras. Outside: patio with garden furniture.
Downstairs bedroom | Downstairs bathroom | Towels included
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Wincanton area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Stourton, St Peter's Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Maperton, St Peter & St Paul Church - 4.7 miles (Historic Church)
Stourhead - 4.7 miles (Garden)
Stourton House Flower Garden - 4.8 miles (Garden)
Mere, St Michael's Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church)
Bruton Dovecote - 6 miles (Historic Building)
Gants Mill and Garden - 6.4 miles (Historic Building)
South Cadbury Castle - 7.5 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden - 7.6 miles (Abbey)
Shaftesbury, St Peter's Church - 7.6 miles (Historic Church)
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