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Self Catering in Somerset - Shepton Mallet

The Cowshed
North Wootton
Shepton Mallet

The Cowshed, Shepton Mallet, Somerset

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Rural Retreats

Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £309.00

Couples will love the seamless blend of quirky style and top quality interiors at The Cowshed. Situated just 10 minutes from Wells, the rural location is ideal for walks, pub visits, culture and unwinding in a peaceful setting any time of the year.

In autumn 2017, this former cow shed was loving transformed into a beautiful rural retreat. Couples will love the seamless blend of quirky style and top quality interiors and fittings. Set across one level, this pet friendly property comprises of a beautiful drawing room with galley kitchen boasting uninterrupted sweeping views down the valley, a king-size master bedroom accessed through a pair of old interior church doors with bobbled glass and an en-suite bathroom with free standing bath and festoon lights overhead, tucked behind an oversize sliding door.

The Cowshed's courtyard garden with beautiful pot planting program, wooden garden furniture and comfy cushions is perfect for enjoying the remarkable location. Slatted fencing ensures that dogs can enjoy their holiday in a safe, enclosed outdoor area.

Situated just outside the village of North Wooton, The Cowshed's rural location is ideal for walks, pub visits, culture and unwinding in a peaceful setting any time of the year. Shepton Mallet and the cathedral city of Wells can both be reached by car in under 10 minutes, while Glastonbury is under 20 minutes' drive away. The Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty lies just beyond Wells and offers stunning landscapes to walk and cycle through. The famous Roman spa city of Bath is an excellent day trip destination just over 20 miles to the north east.

This holiday at a glance

  • Sleeps two guests.
  • En-suite king-size bedroom
  • Situated across one level.
  • Courtyard garden.
  • Sorry, no children or infants.
  • One medium sized, well behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge).
  • WiFi.
  • Parking for two cars.
  • Minimum of a two night stay.

Additional features

  • Underfloor heating and woodburner style electric fireplace.
  • Free standing electric cooker.
  • Fridge with small freezer compartment.
  • Dishwasher.
  • Coffee maker and juice squeezer.
  • Television with Freeview TV and DVD player.
  • Garden furniture.
  • Two pergolas


  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • One Dog
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Dog Friendly
  • Enclosed Garden
  • On Site Parking
  • Wifi
  • Welcome Hamper
  • Walking
Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Wells Bishop's Palace - 2.1 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Wells Cathedral - 2.3 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

Milton Lodge Gardens - 3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Burcott Mill - 3.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

West Pennard Court Barn - 4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Ebbor Gorge - 4 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Glastonbury Tor - 4.7 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Chalice Well and Gardens - 5 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Glastonbury Tribunal - 5.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Glastonbury Abbey - 5.2 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

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