Barn | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 13
Little Upton Bridge Threshing Barn provides a superb location for a family or a group of friends to holiday or celebrate. With a total of 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms as well as 2 kitchens and lounges each with their own wood burners the barn has lots of space to be together but also to find some quiet time. The barns are located in the countryside with a deck and covered private hot tub where you can relax or watch the local wildlife or maybe amble along the footpaths to one of the 3 pubs all serving fantastic food, beer and cider. The main barn has 4 bedrooms a huge lounge large enough for the whole group and a double height kitchen where everyone can sit down to eat. The Apple barn which is a stones throw away provides another 2 bedrooms and shower room with own lounge and kitchen, Outside there is a fully enclosed heated swimming pool (May to Sept up to 28 degrees) located in a walled garden, hot tub and sauna with table football, table tennis, gym equipment and basketball net. Your private hot tub is located in a games room with an open end and views across the countryside and there is an outside games area with table tennis, basket ball net and football goal.Through the orchard there is a large field for dog walking or children exercising!
We have contacts to help you arrange catering, pampering or a host of onsite and offsite activities from archery and shooting to cider tasting, so please ask.
Additionally available is the 2 bed Cider Barn to extend the accomodation up to 15 people, email for additional costs.
|Size||Sleeps up to 13, 6 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Weston Super Mare 30 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol 30 km, Nearest railway: Castle Cary 10 km|
|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
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Table tennis, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (5), Double beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seats for 13, Lounge seats for 13|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The Threshing Barn has four bedrooms: all with good quality matresses, bedding and iPod docking stations, 1 king-size master bedroom with en-suite shower room and WC. 1 super-king-size with TV and zip-and-link bed which can be made as a twin on request (additional single bed available for this room if required). 1 small 4ft double bedroom. 1 twin room (can be a superking on request) located on the first floor with en-suite shower room and WC. Shower room: between the king-size rooms with shower and WC. Additional WC adjacent to the small double room. Lounge: accessed via 3 steps is a large double height lounge with woodburner, (first basket of logs free), TV, DVD, Freeview and hi-fi. Kitchen/diner: accessed via 2 steps down, with cooker, fridge, freezer, two dishwashers, microwave, TV, table comfortably seating 13 and door leading to the garden. Outside: enclosed private garden with seating, BBQ and views across the Somerset levels. Washing machine and tumble dryer in outside building.
The Apple Barn has 2 bedrooms: 1 king-size and 1 twin. Shower room: with WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: downstairs and open-plan with TV, DVD, Freeview, woodburner (first basket of logs free), cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave.
|Further details outdoors|
Own private deck, covered hot tub and garden with views over the Somerset levels. Table and chairs seating 13.
Outdoor, heated swimming pool (May to end of September) located in a walled garden.Sauna and additional hot tub, open all year round. Outside: field available to exercise dogs. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen and electric included. Table tennis, table football and exercise equipment also available.
The West Country region
South Somerset is a beautiful area with the wildlife and mists of the Somerset Levels, the history and legends of Glastonbury and King Arthur, the lovely hamstone towns and villages and maybe best of all the pubs, cider and local produce. Within an hour you can vist 2 coasts, the towns of Bristol and Bath, Stonehenge, Glastonbury Tor, Cheddar Gorge, undiscovered villages like Somerton and Langport with their fantstic local shops and cafes. You can walk along the Yeo or the Parrett or hire cycles and bike along quiet lanes.
The Barn is located in the picturesque village of Long Sutton with its blue lias houses, a church, pub and shop located around the village green. Within 1 mile there are 2 other pubs, one being regarded as the best in Somerset. Within 20 minutes you can visit Glastonbury with its Tor, Abbey and unusual shops and restaurants, Street with its Factory outlet shopping, several wildlife sanctuaries, langport, Somerton, multiple National Trust houses and open gardens, Haynes Motor Museum, The Fleet Air Arm Museum etc etc. The area is also full of local Cider Farms that can be visited(& sampled) as well as a farm shop within a mile, a local smokery and several local butchers, greenbrocers and delis.