About this listing
Ian's Cottage is a delightful self catering barn conversion set in its own garden with breathtaking views across the fields to the Mendip Hills - not a road in sight! It is the perfect retreat for couples, a peaceful and relaxing place to unwind.
Sleeps 2 comfortably. Open plan living/dining room with wood burning stove to keep you cosy in the winter months. Well equipped compact kitchen. Newly refurbished bathroom with shower over bath and plenty of fluffy bath towels. Narrow stairs lead to light and airy beamed bedroom with king size sleigh bed. Egyptian cotton bed linen. Stunning views to the Mendips.
Private lawned garden accessed by climbing 12 steps from the parking area. Small sheltered south facing terrace is a real sun trap. Outdoor furniture and barbecue are provided so that you can enjoy eating al fresco in the summer as well as sun loungers for relaxing with a good book and glass of wine on a hot summers day.
Interaction with guests
We live quite close by and are always available should you need advice or information but we like to leave you in peace and quiet to enjoy your stay.
The cottage is on the edge of the Somerset Levels, renowned for it's National Nature Reserves which attract birdwatchers from all over the world. Whether it's the amazing aerial acrobatics of vast murmurations of starlings in the winter months or performances of the musical variety at Glastonbury festival there is something for everyone to enjoy. This is an excellent area for cycling, golf at the local and very friendly club, cider drinking, fishing, clay pigeon shooting, walking and even retail therapy at our local designer outlet shopping - Kilver Court in nearby Shepton Mallet and Clarks village in Street.
Ian's Cottage is within a 5 minute walk of the village of Wedmore with a good selection of shops selling local produce and three village pubs all selling good food.
Within a 15 minute drive are Wells Cathedral, Glastonbury Tor and Cheddar Gorge. The seaside resort of Weston super Mare is a 30 minute drive and the beautiful and vibrant cities of Bath and Bristol are 50 minutes by car.
You really need your own transport to make the most of all that this area has to offer. The nearest stations are Highbridge (about 20 minutes drive) and Weston super Mare ( 30 minutes drive), Bristol airport is 30 minutes away.
Other things to note
Some of our guests comments:
"Thanks, smashing! A really cosy retreat. Loved the log fire and garden. This place should be on prescription."
"Just perfect, can't wait to come back. Thank you."
"Lovely relaxing stay we didn't want to leave! Fell in love with the cottage and area."
The cottage has been designed to provide every comfort without losing its character and rustic charm and it is furnished with a mix of country and vintage items.
All you need for your first breakfast is provided in your welcome hamper including eggs from our hens and a freshly baked loaf of bread.
The cottage is approximately quarter of a mile down a farm track which is easily accessible to all but the lowest of cars.
Check in from 4pm and Check out by 11am please.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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