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Studio apartment in East Pennard, Nr. Glastonbury

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Studio Apartment in East Pennard, Nr. Glastonbury, Somerset, England, UK - Converted Farm Building. Quiet Rural Location Close To Glastonbury And Bath & West Showground

The Byre is a light and airy studio flat converted from a farm building, and forms part of a Grade II listed property. The apartment comprises of a kitchen/dining area with the shower room leading off. The bed can be made up as a double or two singles. outside the property is a seating area which is south facing and gets the sun most of the day and there is ample parking in front of the property. Pets are welcome and we have fields they can be exercised in ( ask on arrival )


Owner
Mick Battye
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
12 December, 2017

About Mick Battye

Your hosts, Mick and Maddy, bought Boxbush Farmhouse in 1995 as a family home. All the children have now left home so we now share it with our cat Smokey, dog George, two horses and some chickens which keep us busy. We enjoy the outdoor lifestyle and never tire of the scenary.

Mick Battye purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Mick Battye chose East Pennard

We love a challenge and Boxbush Farm was just that. A Grade II listed building, which had not been lived in for 8 years, had no water or electricity and was in a poor state of repair. We did all the renovation ourselves (apart from the thatching) We have solar PV panels on the stable roof which produce electricity for us. One of the reasons for buying it was the view we get over the Somerset Levels, and we enjoyed living in such a peaceful location.

What makes this apartment unique

The network of footpaths and tracks make excellent walking of all standards including The Monarchs Way, the escape route of Charles II.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in East Pennard in Mendip District

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room with a spacious walk in shower, WC and hand basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (Studio Apartment) Notes on bedrooms: Studio bedroom with twin beds which can be converted to superking size double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Electricity and water included. No smoking inside the property. Pets welcome by arrangement. Outside: Outside there is a patio area with table and chairs. BBQ available. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Studio apartment in East Pennard, Nr. Glastonbury
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews
5

Fantatsic Break Away

  • 5 of 5

Just what we needed, a lovely break away from the city, the property was very clean and the bed very comfortable. There are lots of lovely walks in the area, and Milo our dog had a ball!!!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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4

Exactly as advertised.

  • 4 of 5

Very clean comfortable accommodation. Warm welcome from owners.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Mick and Maddy are excellent hosts. There was some beautiful flowers and a complimentary bottle of locally sourced organic wine from the local vineyard on our arrival. The apartment is located in a beautiful area and close to many places of interest. The property description, maintenance and cleanliness are faultless. I would recommend this property to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Such an amazing find

  • 4 of 5

We had stayed here for 4 nights while on our travel's in Somerset, and had found The Cow Shed and oh what a find! We spent 4 nights here and was such a lovely property in a very rural area, not too far from Glastonbury or Shepton Mallet and we would certianly stay here again

  • Review Submitted: 25-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful location, Welcoming Hosts, lovely break.

  • 5 of 5

The Property was very clean and had everything needed, such a beautiful location, we couldn't fault anything. The hosts, Mick and Maddie were very friendly and gave us privacy. There was a bottle of local cider and juices awaiting when we arrived which was very much appreciated after a long car journey. The bed was very comfortable, best few nights sleep we've had in a long time.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, we're pleased you enjoyed stay.
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5

Ssssh, it's oh so quiet and beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The accommodation is wonderfully set out and spotlessly clean, the owners, Maddy and Mike have made a real effort to get everything right. Even down to greeting us with a selection of local beverages, which was much appreciated after a long journey. Our first visit to Somerset, what a delish place, you won't be bored!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
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Location

Travel:

Nearest railway station is Castle Cary (6 miles) use of car recommended.

Distances:

Glastonbury, Wells, Castle Cary and Shepton Mallet all within a 20 minute drive and Bath 40 minutes.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in East Pennard, Somerset

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate 5
6 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£90
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Rate 6
22 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£150
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8 Jan 2018 - 31 May 2018
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£90
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1 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£100
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1 Sep 2018 - 22 Dec 2018
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£90
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Rate 4
23 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
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£100
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A 20% non-returnable deposit at time of booking. Full payment six weeks before arrival.

Changeover Day:
Flexible changeover days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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