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Self Catering in Somerset - Washford

The Old Byres
TA23 0NU

The Old Byres, Washford, Somerset

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 16

Pricing From: £1845.00

This lovely barn conversion is in the village of Washford near to Minehead and can sleep sixteen people in eight bedrooms.

The Retreat is a lovely barn conversion situated in the village of Washford just six miles from Minehead in West Somerset. The cottage can sleep sixteen people in three super king-size double bedrooms with en-suite (one with TV) one double with TV and en-suite, one twin with TV and en-suite, 1 family room with 1 double and 1 single, and one double and one single together with two bathrooms. Also in the cottage is a kitchen with dining area and woodburner, sitting room with woodburner, snug and games room with woodburner. Outside is ample off road parking and a private enclosed courtyard. The Retreat is an extremely spacious beautiful home and an ideal base for exploring this lovely part of the country.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly


what a fantastic cottage. nothing to complains about. plenty of room for everyone. kitchen very well equipped. we had snow which was lovely to see on the big open fields. logs fire sauna hot tub all used. welcome hamper was all used up especially the chocolate cake. correspondence between Sarah and us was fantastic nothing was too much trouble she answered all our questions. Go to the Blue Anchor pub short drive away. right on the coast amazing old pub. lots of supermarkets. Minehead was fun too.



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair


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Double Beds

Twin Beds

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Oil central heating with woodburners and underfloor heating
Electric range oven and hob, double oven, ceramic hob, 2 x microwaves, large fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 4 x TVs with Freeview, 2 x DVDs, Xbox, CD/radio, stereo music system, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburners included in rent, sauna charged via coin meter
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Cot, highchair and stairgate
Off road parking for 5 cars
Private patio and lawned garden with furniture and BBQ leading to shared lawned garden opening on to accessible field
Sole use of hot tub and outdoor swimming pool (1st May- 1st Oct)
Three well-behaved dogs welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop and pub 5 mins walk
Note: There are outdoor steps and a stream in the grounds and care should be taken
Note: The drive at the property is only large enough to accommodate family-sized cars, up to people carriers
Note: There may be some road noise
Note: The swimming pool will only be heated from Jun-Aug inclusive
Note: The first floor bedrooms have some limited headroom, care to be taken

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Nearest Attractions

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

Williton, St Peter's Church - 0.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bakelite Museum - 0.8 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Bicknoller, St George's Church - 1.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Monksilver, All Saints Church - 2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Watchet, St Decuman's Church - 2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Watchet Boat Museum - 2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

St Decuman's Holy Well - 2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Stogumber, St Mary's Church - 2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Watchet Market House Museum - 2.1 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Combe Sydenham Hall - 2.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

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