Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Beautiful garden apartment in large Victorian house. Fig Tree corner has its own private entrance on the side of the house, and its own back garden with outdoor covered dining area. Relax while listening to the sound of the waterfall ! (Pond covered for safety) The apartment has large, spacious rooms, while retaining the feel of a cottage.
Fig Tree corner is in a conservation area, and has 2 beautiful parks within a minute' s walk. It is adjacent to Hill Road, with independent shops, restaurants and a market. Clevedon beach is less than 5 minutes away on foot, and has a beautiful listed pier, and the most fabulous sunsets across the Bristol Channel!
The apartment is bright and cheerful, and provides an excellent base for exploring Bristol and the West Country, or for relaxing and doing very little!
Cot and high chair available.There is also a toy cupboard and play house suitable for toddlers up to 5.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Clevedon 500 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol 30 mins, Nearest railway: Yatton 4 miles. Bristol 13 miles.|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
The West Country region
Clevedon is an unspoilt Victorian seaside town, looking out over the Bristol Channel towards South Wales. On a clear day you can sea as far as the Brecon Beacons, and the twinkling lights of Cardiff Bay at night.
There are many lovely walks locally, on the coastal path, Lover's Walk, Poets Walk to name a few.
The Hill Road area of Clevedon is famous for its array of independent traders and interesting shops and eateries. Fig Tree Corner is 100 yards from Hill Road, which was used for the filming of the popular television series 'Broadchurch' The premises used as the Newspaper office in the show is now a bustling food market, selling local produce and crafts.
Clevedon is situated 13 miles from Bristol, a vibrant cultural centre, which is home to many festivals during the year. These include the International Balloon Festival and the International Kite Festival.
Clevedon is located off the M5, giving easy access to Devon, Corwall, Dorset and South Wales.
Local attractions include Bristol Zoo, Clifton Suspension Bridge, the SS Great Britain and The Matthew, Wookey Hole, Cheddar Gorge, Portishead Lido, traditional seaside fun at Weston Super Mare, Westonbirt Arboretum, National Trust properties at Clevedon Court and Tyntesfield, Clevedon Pier, Clevedon Craft Centre, Glastonbury Tor, Noah' s Ark Farm Park and the delightful Oakham Treasures.
Clevedon Pier - Grade 1 listed heritage site. The second highest tidal rise and fall in the world (up to 47 feet). Tollhouse gallery, fishing, Pagoda Cafe, events. Described by Sir John Betjeman as the most beautiful pier in England!
Curzon Cinema, Clevedon - Historic community cinema, operating continually since April 1912 (World record!). Damage caused by
W W 2 bomb (destined for Bristol) can still be seen! Museum of the 'history of cinema'. Live organist warm up for some screenings, and a lovely cup of tea always available!
Clevedon Court -Outstanding 14th Century Manor House and 18 th century terraced garden., Open to the public and owned by the National Trust. Local historic pottery and glass.
Tyntesfield - Victorian Gothic revival house and estate 10 minutes from Clevedon. Open to the public and owned by the National Trust. Outdoor theatre, workshops and events throughout the year.
Clevedon Craft Centre - Meet the craftsmen and women! Home to 10 local artisans making items including art, pottery, jewellery, and textiles. Tea room.