Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 3
Monks Cottage is a beautiful, character cottage dating back to 1544, boasting features from its original use as a Benedictine priory. With two bedrooms accessed by a charming spiral staircase, one king-size double and one single, this cottage can sleep three people. The cottage also includes a ground floor shower room with a multi-jet shower, a kitchen and a sitting room with a cosy woodburner and dining area. Outside is free, unrestricted parking opposite the cottage on a first come, first served basis, along with an enclosed rear courtyard garden with furniture. Monks Cottage provides couples with a quirky, romantic retreat for discovering nearby Bath, and surrounding Somerset.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access|
|General||Telephone, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1)|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden|
Gas central heating with woodburner. Electric double oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Sky Sports, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, telephone (incoming calls only), selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Free, unrestricted roadside parking opposite cottage on first come, first served basis. Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Note: The steep, wooden spiral staircase may be unsuitable for less mobile guests and young children. Note: Mobile phone signal can be limited.
The West Country region
Somerset offers 3 areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty - the Quantock, Mendip and Blackdown Hills. Lose yourself in the glory of nature, take a ride on a steam train, visit a traditional farmers' market or explore your mystical side at Glastonbury.
The attractive village of Rode sits on the Somerset side of the Wiltshire/Somerset border, offering a tranquil, quintessential village setting with two pubs and a useful Post Office and store, and lovely walks to be had into the surrounding countryside, along the nearby Macmillan Way. An easy drive takes you to the delightful, historic town of Bradford on Avon and the beautiful, cosmopolitan city of Bath.