Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Railway Cottage was built 150 years ago from the wonderful rich red Somerset stone, quarried barely two miles away. It was built as a gangers cottage for workers on the next door West Somerset Steam Railway, nowadays one of Somerset's top tourist attractions with beautiful steam trains passing most days. Perfect for young and not so young steam enthusiasts a holiday at Railway Cottage will be a perfect memory!
The cottage is single story and has three bedrooms and two bathrooms, perfect for families, extended families , friends and couples alike. recently modernised and fully refurbished, the cottage is finished to the highest of standards complete with private cedar wood hot tub, cosy woodburning stove, oak flooring throughout , roll top bath, wifi, i pod dock etc.
Railway Cottage is beautifully finished in a modern country shaker style. We are very child friendly and can lend many items, there is also a play area in the garden.
The cottage is within walking distance to a fabulous village pub (approx 1 mile ) and local shop.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol, Nearest railway: Taunton|
|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, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Further details indoors|
The cottage has been finished to the highest of standards by an interior designer. There are three fabulous bedrooms, one with views of the steam railway and two with wonderful views of the local Quantock Hills. There are two bedrooms with kingsize beds and a third with beds which can either be two full size singles or zip and linked to be a six foot superkingsize. There is modern oak furniture and and comfy mattresses.
There is a fabulous family bathroom with roll top bath with shower over and a further en suite shower room.
The kitchen is a cream shaker style finished with granite work tops and fitted appliances. There is a fabulous oak table and wood burning stove with logs included, the sitting room has comfy leather sofa and the best television.
|Further details outdoors|
The garden at Railway Cottage is a fabulous feature of the property, with its amazing views of the steam railway and
mature apple trees. There is a great private hot tub and children's play area.
The West Country region
Railway Cottage is located in a truly wonderful corner of West Somerset, within easy reach of taunton yet between the wonderful Brendon Hill and The Quantock Hills. There are hills, woods, open moorland and rivers, an area made famous by Coleridge and others. There is lots of opportunities to explore the wonderful countryside , walking, riding, cycling.
There is lots to see and do in the area, from the neighbouring West Somerset Steam Railway, to Dunster and its castle as well as many other National Trust properties and gardens. Bath, Bristol and Longleat are all within easy reach for a day out as well as lots of beaches.
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25 Jun 2014
"A great holiday in a unique property"
We thoroughly enjoyed our break in Railway Cottage, which was spotless and well resourced, with a lovely 'welcome pack'. The information prior to arrival was excellent, and everything was exactly as planned. The house was intriguing; watching the steam trains was fascinating, and we very much enjoyed walking and exploring this area, which was new to us.
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