Frodos Ref 1627
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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Frodos is a single storey, self contained annexe to the rear of the owner's home in a quiet lane in the village of Henstridge near to Sherborne. With one double bedroom and a bathroom, it is ideal for a couple as the cottage also contains a small fitted kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area. To the outside of the cottage is shared use of 3/4 acre of lawned garden with a large patio area, garden furniture and a BBQ. Located near to the border of Dorset and Somerset, Frodos is a lovely cottage for a couple wishing to explore this part of the country.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1)|
Storage radiators with electric panel wall heater in bedroom and heated towel rail in bathroom. Mini electric oven with two-ring hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, use of owner's washing machine by arrangement, TV, CD player/radio, WiFi, library of books. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot available on request. Roadside parking available on either the cross or street opposite the house. Shared use of 3/4 acre of lawned garden with large patio area, garden furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1 min, pub 3 mins. Note: This property is suitable for 2 adults and 1 infant only. Note: WiFi signal can be low.
About this location
The Somerset 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.
Henstridge lies in the extreme south of Somerset and it's parish is separated from Dorset by Landshire Lane. Its name comes from the Olde English word 'henst', meaning 'horses' and translates as: "the ridge where stallions are kept". The ridge is the narrow strip of Jurassic limestone that runs through Henstridge and the nearby villages of Yenston and Whitechurch. Henstridge has an attractive church, which was consecrated in 1332. Unusually it has four altars.Â The porch was added in the 14th Century and the north aisle was built in the 15th Century. Nearby, you can explore a number of properties in the care of the National Trust, such as Stourhead House and Gardens and the historic town of Shaftesbury. Britain's most famous stone circle, Stone Henge, is only a short drive away and the Dorset coast offers the best of coastline and countryside.
About the owner
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6 Dec 2012
"Comfortable, peaceful, and relaxing"
Found the holiday had everything we were looking for, it was very comfortable, we found it just what we wanted, and very central for the many things that we did while on our break. Would certainly go … More
13 Sep 2012
"Perfect place to relax and get away from it all"
Lovely little cottage, perfectly positioned to explore Somerset and Dorset, plus in easy walking distance to the nearby pubs.… More
20 Oct 2011
"Friendly, compact, centrally located"
Our host was very friendly and happy for us to share her large patio and garden. She was also kind enough to lend us extra cutlery when we had friends over for a barbecue. A very enjoyable holiday in … More
22 Sep 2011
"convenient and comfortable !!"
We stayed here with our 2 month old son on our first holiday as a family, we found the facilities at Frodos perfect for our needs and the owners were very helpful and accommodating. We thoroughly enjo… More
12 May 2011
"frodos holiday cottage"
met by the owner very pleasant lady,the cottage was very comfortable and adequately furnished,the location was perfect for touring & visiting several national tust properties, the local pub was excell… More
8 Nov 2010
"Excellent location and excellent and friendly service."
The location of the cottage was ideal for touring four counties: Somerset, Wiltshire, Dorset and Devon. The proprietor was extremely friendly and helpful. We would highly recommend this accommodation.… More
15 Sep 2010
"An excellent centre for seeing Somerset and Dorset"
Henstridge makes an excellent centre for visiting several NT houses and gardens and other historical sites in Somerset and Dorset. We also enjoyed some long walks, favoured by the weather. The house i… More
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