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The Folly at Castlebridge – Home 1308965 Cottage

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

The Folly at Castlebridge – Home 1308965

Excellent Excellent – based on 11 reviews

  • Cottage
  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

Cottage / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 2

Key Info

  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

At the end of an impressive, tree-lined avenue, once the drive of a large country house, lies this enchanting folly. Built in an elevated position in the mid 19th century as an observation tower for the ladies of the big house to watch the Hunt over neighbouring fields below, the building has been painstakingly restored and imaginatively converted by its current owners to provide highly unusual, tranquil and interesting accommodation for two people - a special place to stay in a beautiful setting.

In a private setting within the grounds of the owners' house, the Folly is arranged over three floors with interesting, hexagonal shaped rooms. The layout and design have been carefully researched and are complemented by tasteful décor and furnishings throughout. Visitors will be intrigued and delighted by this extremely unusual hideaway, the perfect place to relax in this lovely area.

Further details indoors

Access up lit, stone steps and pathway. Entrance

At the end of an impressive, tree-lined avenue, once the drive of a large country house, lies this enchanting folly. Built in an elevated position in the mid 19th century as an observation tower for the ladies of the big house to watch the Hunt over neighbouring fields below, the building has been painstakingly restored and imaginatively converted by its current owners to provide highly unusual, tranquil and interesting accommodation for two people - a special place to stay in a beautiful setting.

In a private setting within the grounds of the owners' house, the Folly is arranged over three floors with interesting, hexagonal shaped rooms. The layout and design have been carefully researched and are complemented by tasteful décor and furnishings throughout. Visitors will be intrigued and delighted by this extremely unusual hideaway, the perfect place to relax in this lovely area.

Further details indoors

Access up lit, stone steps and pathway. Entrance into kitchen with oak fitted units and dining table. Stairs to first floor sitting room with woodburner, comfortable seating, writing table and sash windows with internal shutters affording fine views over the owners' grounds; access to exterior spiral staircase. Very fine, antique spiral staircase up to gallery bedroom and small en suite shower room/wc. (NB shower has limited head height for guests over 6 ft).

Outside: private, paved and lawned garden areas on either side of the folly, separated from the main grounds by attractive stone walling. Views on one side across fields towards Mere.

Location description from owner

The Asturias region

Mere

On the borders of Wiltshire, Dorset and Somerset and about a mile from the village of Mere (shops, pubs and a well-known wine importer), The Folly at Castlebridge is particularly well-placed for a wide variety of visitor attractions. The magnificent Palladian mansion of Stourhead (NT) and its world-famous gardens are only 2 miles away, while The Georgian city of Bath (a UNESCO World Heritage site), Salisbury and Wells with their superb cathedrals, Stonehenge, Longleat Safari Park and Cheddar Gorge and Caves are all less than an hour's drive. The South Dorset coast and the New Forest National Park are not much further. The Folly also offers superb walking, with “The Monarch's Way” accessible just off the driveway.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed
  • 1 En suite

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property

About the owner

Nicholas Pash (Property Manager Hideaways)
Calendar updated::
02 Dec 2016
Years listed:
3
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, French, German


This Cottage has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and sleeps 2. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 15 Jan 2014. Located in North Spanish Coast, it has 11 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £486 to £821.

The Owner has a response rate of 75% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 02 Dec 2016.

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