Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden


Cornflower Cottage is an enchanting, luxury five star conversion of a detached 16th Century Grade 2 Listed Barn. The cottage is situated in the beautiful conservation village of Halse in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty but still only 6 miles from junction 25 of the M5, our location makes us perfect for both short breaks and longer holidays.

Halse is in a perfect position for a holiday, set between the Quantock Hills, Exmoor, the Brendon Hills and the Blackdown Hills.

The cottage has been awarded five stars by quality in tourism and a prestigious gold award. It has a private hot tub and use of an indoor swimming pool very afternoon. The cottage is beautifully designed and finished with many fabulous extras and luxuries.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Shared indoor pool
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
Furniture Super King Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Climbing frame, Swing set
Access Secure parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Cornflower Cottage has been superbly converted and the accommodation is attractive and spacious.
The kitchen / breakfast room has a beautiful oak floor and is well-equipped with shaker style units, electric oven and halogen hob, washer/drier, dishwasher, fridge freezer and traditional pine table and chairs

There is an open plan feel to the living areas downstairs with the oak flooring continuing in to the sitting room. This is a very comfortable room with a wood burning stove, sofas and television/dvd/freeview (we have a mini library of assorted dvd's). Downstairs is a twin bedded room, the beds can be zip and linked to make a six foot double. This bright, sunny room is suitable for disabled access.

There is also a stylish modern bathroom downstairs. Upstairs is a stunning bedroom with a five foot bed with room for a travel cot or blow up ready bed, this bedroom also has an en suite shower room and toilet.. The barn has lovely views across our field and whichever animals are keeping the grass down!

Further details outdoors

The cottage is located on the owners charming farm, on the edge of the conservation village of Halse. The garden is totally enclosed, safe and fun for dogs and children!
There is a paved terrace with wooden garden furniture and bbq, as well as countless pots fo flowers and herbs for guests to enjoy!
The hot tub is totally private , for guests at cornflower Cottage to enjoy and there is a well fenced private garden with patio and lawn areas, perfect for children and dogs alike!

Further details

We do allow dogs at Cornflower Cottage by prior arrangement, to discuss breeds and number!

The barn is in a fantastic location for dog walking as you do not need to step more than fifty yards on a road of any description to be able to walk for miles. The footpaths and bridleways on the Quantocks, Exmoor and Blackdown Hills are great for both flat and hilly walks, as long or short as you wish. We provide, in the barn details of walks, both close to Halse and further afield.

We can arrange caterers and many other country sports and pastimes.

The England region

Taunton is a traditional English market town has an extensive shopping mix that makes a great day out for visitors and residents. Bringing life, business and pleasure to all who encounter its charm and hospitality.

A visit to Taunton, the county town, will provide you and your family with a genuine and special Somerset experience. You'll be hard pressed to find a more welcoming destination anywhere in the South West with such a fantastic mix of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities


If you are a visitor to Taunton Town Centre or even a resident, why not take a look at Taunton's most interesting places, history and views. We have indoor and outdoor activities and we guarantee that you will enjoy what the Town Centre has to offer.

As well as regular events we have specially organized events throughout the year. ranging from architecture, history, art, music and sport.

Throughout this Entertainment section of our website we list quite a few events and things to do but there are many more that go on in the town centre and throughout Somerset and the Deane. So what's the secret to finding out events and things to do for visitors and residents alike?

The Taunton Tourist Information Centre is a real source of inspiration and has a massive bank of knowledge. They hold listings, brochures, leaflets, maps and offers on hundreds of things to do and see. So if you really want an educated decision on what's best we highly recommend you pop in and visit them.

But don't forget that if you are a resident we also encourage you pop in, because many who have know that it is the secret to why they love living and playing in Taunton Deane and in the county of Somerset.

We hope visitors and residents enjoy what fun and interests they discover. Have a great time!