Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Set on a working farm in the heart of beautiful Somerset countryside, Pear Tree Cottages offer luxury self-catering accommodation. The two cottages combine the traditional with every modern convenience. Both dwellings are spacious and beautifully light and airy, with private south-facing patio areas with table and chairs allowing you to soak up the Somerset sunshine. Enjoy walking or cycling over the Mendip Hills or across the billiard flat Somerset Levels or use the cottages as a base for exploring attractions such as Cheddar, Wells, Bath, Glastonbury and Weston-super-Mare.
The living room features leather sofas, an oak dining table and chairs and a stone fireplace with woodburner. A basket of wood is included. There is a freeview TV, a DVD and a CD/radio/cassette player. WIFI broadband internet connection is also included.
The bedroom has a 5ft double bed with en-suite shower room. Towels, duvets and bed linen are provided.
The well-equipped kitchen features a modern oven with ceramic hob, a dish-washer, fridge-freezer, microwave oven, washing machine and all the utensils you'll need.
All rooms have underfloor heating.
There is ample parking outside and access to the adjacent secure storage shed.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Weston Super Mare 24 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2.4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol Airport 30 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||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
The West Country region
Somerset is at the heart of the West Country. It is easily accessible by motorway and Bristol airport is close by. The countryside is interspersed with winding roads and the Somerset Levels and Mendip Hills are popular with walkers, cyclists and nature lovers. If you prefer city life, there are many towns and cities within easy reach. Visit the city of Bath with its beautiful Georgian architecture, theatres, Roman Baths, shops and museums. Go to Bristol to see the Clifton Suspension Bridge, SS Great Britain and the replica of Cabot's ship, The Matthew. Clifton hosts chic shops and there are a number of shopping centres such as Cabots Circus.Other towns and cities are Wells, Glastonbury, Taunton and Cheddar to name but a few. Visit Street where there is Clarks Village, a designer outlet shopping complex. Weston super mare and Burnham-on-sea are along the Bristol Channel where children can build sand castles.
Situated on the Isle of Wedmore, where King Arthur famously signed The Treaty of Wedmore in 878AD, Stoughton Cross is only 3 miles from The Mendip Hills and is surrounded by the Somerset Levels. The village of Wedmore is 1.5 miles away and has 3 pubs all of which do excellent food. There are a number of designer cloths shops, 2 excellent butchers, a fish shop, newsagents/general store, gift shops and a delicatessen. You can walk to the village along the road or across the fields passing the Isle of Wedmore Golf Club.
There are a number of nature reserves close by; Ham Wall, Shapwick Heath and Westhay Moor which have all been featured on the BBC. The murmurations of Starlings in the winter months are a sight not to be missed. Climb the Mendip Hills and see across the Bristol Channel to Wales in the distance.