Brand new conversion to holiday bungalow Sept 2010. Set in rural surroundings on edge of a pretty village, in the grounds of our house.
The accommodation is for 2-4 in one comfortably appointed bedroom with a king-size bed which can be converted into two single beds, with a further leather sofa bed which has a pull out double bed. Please note when sofa bed is pulled out it does limit space in lounge. May be more ideal for 1 adult or two children to sleep on sofa bed.
The bedroom is fully carpeted with bedside table and wardrobe.
The lounge is open plan with a fully fitted kitchen including electric oven, grill and hob with a hooded extractor fan. Fridge with small freezer compartment and micro wave. Tiled standing area.
The lounge has a American style dining table and two chairs with a further two fold up stools. Wall mounted Flat screen TV with free view and sofa and leather bean bag.
The entrance which is tiled leads off to tiled shower room fitted with walk in corner shower, toilet, sink, heated ladder towel rail and storage unit.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol, Nearest railway: Bath Spa|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details outdoors|
Outside is plenty of secure parking. A slabbed patio area is right in front entrance of annexe with seating and table.
The garden will be shared with us but is very large and well landscaped with a very large lawn and mature flower beds.
Beware if accompanied with small children-there is a large pond not fenced off and stream runs down side of property.
£50 deposit required to secure dates.
Leylands annexe is well positioned to visit so many of the local attractions.
20 mins to Cheddar Gorge and Wookey hole .
30 mins to Bath -Royal crescent, Roman Baths and new Spa. tours by open bus to all attractions.
30mins to Bristol - Ships the Matthew and SS Great Britain, with great walks or ferries around the new updated harbour area, lots of places to eat and drink, museums, the Clifton Suspension Bridge, Zoo just to name a few!
20 mins to Wells-Catherdral and Bishops palace. Market in town square every Wed and Sat
35 mins to Street - Clarks village - large discount shopping mall-specially good for shoes. Also great outdoor swimming pool open May to September.
30mins to Glastonbury-Home of famous rock festival but has interesting shops,Ruins of the Abbey ,the Chalice gardens and the Tor.
20 mins to Tyntesfield house Wraxall- National Trust
1hr 10mins- Wye Valley- Chepstow- Monmouth- Symonds Yat-Ross on Wye via Severn Toll Bridge-£6.20 per car
Good Location for Staying to attend Weddings and functions at Harptree Court -walking distance!
East Harptree is a small friendly quite village but is supported by a excellant pub the Waldergrave Arms - with good food and special curry and Lasagne nights with a drink for £6! small village shop and lovely walks-a wooded combe opposite the Leylands and up to the mendip hills to wonderful views across the Chew valley and lakes or views of the cheddar valley to Glastonbury tor.
The famous Chew Valley lakes-known for good trout and carp fishing-boats,tuition look at www.bristolwater.co.uk/fishing for prices.
These Lakes have picnic areas and great walks and cycle paths.
Horse Stables near -Tynings trekking centre Shipham for trekking on Mendip Hills- 15mins
We are 35mins from the Bath and West show ground which holds many venues-Agricultral ,garden shows
Cars,bike,antiques, live bands.craft -all year round.
There are many good country pubs with log fires and good homley food - 5 to 10mins in car away.
Good village shop in West Harptree-Bowdens- open 7 days a week - bakes own bread and provides good selectionof local produced food and wine.
Farm shop near with restaurant and lovely cream teas-5mins drive.
Good base for shopping trips! - Bath new shopping area - Cribbs Causeway Bristol - Cabots Circus Bristol City Centre - Clarks Village Street - Wells markets Wed and Sat mornings - Weston -Super-Mare town Centre.
Bristol Harbour Festival- July
The Bristol Balloon festival- August
Bristol Kite festival-September
Bath and West Show - Shepton Mallet - end of May 2012
Golf- At tall Pines near Bristol Airport
Woodspring Golf course
Mendip Spring Golf Course
Ashton Court Golf Club
Farrington Golf Club
Bridgwater Carnival- Nov various locations in area-Biggest carnival with decorated floats and lights.
Stock car racing-Sundays near Shipham
Clay Shooting-Mendip shooting ground