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The Piggery

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 6 reviews

Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Situated 3 miles from the historic market town of Wincanton, The Piggery is a beautiful barn conversion situated in a sheltered shared courtyard with stunning views across the Blackmore Vale. The village of Horsington offers a village pub selling outstanding beers and food and there are beautiful walks, riding and golf available locally. The local towns of Castle Cary and Sherborne are well worth a visit, and the historic city of Bath is 30 minutes away and Salisbury about 45 minutes. Local attractions include racing at Wincanton, Clarks Shopping Village, Stourhead, Haynes Motor Museum, Kilver Court and Longleat. Somerset offers the finest in food and drink with many opportunities to sample what is on offer.

The property offers spacious accommodation with high beamed ceilings, and comfortably sleeps 4 with the option for 6. It has recently been renovated with a new bathroom and shower suite. There is parking right outside the property with further parking available in the courtyard.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Templecombe 3 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Access Secure parking

The Somerset region

Horsington is a small village set in beautiful countryside between the towns of Wincanton and Somerset. Horsington has a pub and a church, duck pond and playground. Templecombe is the nearest main-line train station with regular trains to London and the West Country, and has a small shop with post-office. Wincanton is a thriving town with a lively high street with a butcher, green grocer, delicatessen, wine shop, post office, cafes, take-aways and pubs. The local race course hosts world class racing during the season. Somerset is a beautiful county with stunning scenery, good local produce and good connections with trains to London and the main roads A303 and M5. The coast is approximately an hour away. It is a good base from which to explore the West Country.

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Review 1-6 of 6

14 Sep 2014


"Very welcoming and extremely comfortable"

We loved our stay at "The Piggery". and wished it could have been longer. A very comfortable and well appointed cottage with an appealing name and obliging hosts who very obligingly forward… More

30 Aug 2014


"Well organized place, clean and lovely"

What a nice small house in a great setting. Located in the former piggery is this beautiful house. Good set of instructions can be found, fresh flowers awaiting the guests and it all gives you the im… More

Thank you and we hope you will come back and stay again!

25 Aug 2014


"Quaint cottage, well equipped, planning our next trip already!"

Upon arrival the owner greeted us, very friendly and welcoming. The cottage is nice and clean, spacious enough for the four of us to stay comfortably.We were impressed with how well equipped the plac… More

Thank you for some very constructive comments. You will be pleased to hear that we are planning to replace the mattress, and look forward to welcoming you back again. Many thanks, Helena.

12 Aug 2014


"Delightfully Surprised"

My friends and myself rented this property together to attend a wedding at Gants Mill in Bruton, upon arrival (postcode alone brought us straight to the front door) we were a little early and so heade… More

Dear Tez,

Thank you so much for a lovely review, and we very much hope that you will come back and stay again!
Best wishes,


28 Apr 2014


"Great place to stay"

Lovely converted piggery, set in the middle of beautiful countryside but walking distance to a pub. The cottage was lovely and had everything we needed.… More

29 Oct 2013


"What a find"

Stayed for 3 nights in October, accommodation is well furnished to a very high standard and very comfortable. Very helpful owner. Is in a quite location, walking distance to local pub that serves foo… More

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Calendar last updated:18 Jan 2015

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