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Updated: 16-Nov-2016


Edington Lodge is situated in an enviable location, in the heart of the village of Edington, located at the foot of the Polden Hills, between Bridgwater and Glastonbury, and close to the Shapwick Heath, Catcott and Westhay Nature Reserves, which claims to be the earliest known track in Europe, if not in the world, dating back to around 4000BC which linked the Poldens with the Island of Westhay.

This semi-detached holiday property was built in the 15th century and has been decorated and furnished to a good standard. There are many character features, including a covered well in the ground floor bedroom, wonderful feature blu lias stone walls and beams all over the cottage. Adjoining the owners’ home, but offering privacy, this is an ideal place for couples, families and friends to get together. There is a woodburner (free logs) in the sitting room, which is ideal for all year round holidays, and underfloor heating, perfect for those cosy nights in. There is a garden which is shared with the owners and their chickens.

There are many local attractions, including Glastonbury Tor and Glastonbury Abbey, which are iconic Somerset landmarks. Climb up to St Michael’s Tower, sit down and take in the beauty of the place. Located in the heart of Somerset, Shapwick Heath National Nature Reserve has a variety of habitats, including wildflower meadows, ditches, dens, damp fern woods and open water surrounded by reed beds. From November to February, Shapwick Heath is one of the best places in England to see the huge flocks of starlings; murmurations which come to roost in the Autumn & Winter. Around 64 different species of birds nest here, including Cetti’s warbler and great-crested grebes, whilst dragonflies and over 27 species of butterfies abound in the summer.

The property is also close to Glastonbury, Street and The Clarks Village, where retail therapy is a must and pampering if required. The charming city of Wells is just 25/30 minutes away. The Mendip Hills, Wells Cathedral, Wells, Wookey Hole, Cheddar Gorge, Caves, Coleridge’s Cottage, Bath, Roman Baths, Fyne Court, RAF Yeovilton, Cider Farms, Hanes Motor Museum, Stourhead, the Quantock Hills, Dunster Castle, Hestercombe Gardens, Lytes Cary Manor and many NT properties are all in reach.

Whether you like bird watching, cycling, walking, surfing, golf,shopping, horse riding, Cider & Ales or swimming in the heated outdoor lido pool at Street, there is something for everyone in this wonderful part of Somerset. Green Bank’s outdoor pool is 10 minutes away. There are beaches to the north and south, and fine local produce, organic food, meat etc.Cider & local Ales; farms are also close by.

Our Village Shop/Foodstore/Post Office/Cash Back/Lottery/Newspapers is a 3 second walk across the road from the Cottage 20 yards!

Nearest Pub and Restaurant less than 1/2 mile. Pub 10-15 mins walk.

White Company/John Lewis Linen & Towels.

The Double Beds have John Lewis Orthopaedic Pocket Sprung Mattresses the Ortho 1000 Collection is the perfect range for a firmer sleeping surface. Handmade in the UK, this mattress contains individual pocket springs that move to provide responsive, even support.

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the Owner

Love the West Country, you have everything at your fingertips here.....

Speaks English, Italian

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From the Owner

Peaceful, well-located, full of charm & character, you are relaxed & de-stressed the minute you get here! PUBS : The King William in Catcott 2 mins - average The Duck in Burtle - a mile - good The Ashcott in Ashcott - 10 mins good The Sheppey in Godney - 20 mins great The George in Wedmore - 20 mins great The Swan in Wedmore - 20 mins great The White Hart in Somerton - 20 mins great Look them up on the internet & see what you think........ All Supermarkets Deliver here, order a delivery for your arrival.

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

Spoilt for Choice so many great attractions to enjoy in the area. 3 folders in Cottage with all the places to see & visit.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Standard price
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £200
Pet Fee £25
Cleaning £50

Bank Holiday's,Half Terms, Xmas Holidays, New Year, Easter Holidays, Glastonbury Festival & Summer Holidays July & August are a different Price - Please enquire.
Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.
Payments to be made by BACS Transfer. Payments from UK Banks are free of charge.
Payments from Banks Abroad are subject to £30 extra charge added to booking quote.
To confirm a booking names, DOB's & copies of passports need to be emailed before a booking can be confirmed. Thank you.

By Bank Transfer. Once dates are confirmed & you wish to book we will send you the Bank Details to make the bank transfer.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 16-Nov-2016
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From the Owner

Rural but accessible. Full of charm, charachter, history, relaxing, calming Shop opposite the house - has everything you need! Food, Wine, Newspapers, Lottery, Cashback, Post Office & more... Beautiful Fresh Air, Amazing Walks, Views, Tons of things to do & see....Spoilt for choice. Super lovely friendly people all around

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Upstairs - Shower, Bath, Loo, Basin
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Walk in Shower Wet Room, Loo & Basin
  • Ground Floor Bathroom - Wet Room with Shower, Loo, Basin Upstairs Bathroom - Shower, Bath, Loo, Basin


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed, Also has Single Bed in this room & can fit a travel cot
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed, Has En-suite Shower, Loo, Basin & Featured Well by Window
  • Double Bedrooms x 2 (one of the double's does have a single bed in if needed) Single Bedroom x 1 Travel Cot available on request


  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...


  • Self-catering


  • Stunning Countryside........ Friday Changeover

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