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Beautiful Stone Cottage In The Heart Of The Somerset Levels

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Langport, nr Taunton, Somerset, England - quiet mews with level access to open countryside, riverside walks and shops

Wren cottage is part of a 200 year old stone barn on the East side of Langport close to the River Parrett. Beautifully renovated in a contemporary style, it is spacious, comfortable and cosy and perfectly located just off the high street of this small historic town. Outside there is a small courtyard with patio table and 2 chairs, private parking for one car and a gate leading directly to the River Parrett and Somerset Levels.


Owner
Gay Colbeck & Stephen Reddings
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Langport in South Somerset District

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Luxurious bathroom with underfloor heating and power shower over curved shower bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Spacious bedroom with exposed beam and sloping eaves. Double bed with high quality memory foam mattress, wardrobe, dressing table and bedside cabinets.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The downstairs with open plan with solid wood flooring throughout. The stairs, landing & bedroom are carpeted. Gas central heating. Outside: A small courtyard at the front of the cottage is bordered by a low wall and has a patio table and 2 chairs. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included. Other: Dining area with large table & 4 chairs. Gentle flight of stairs leading to bright, airy landing. Good-sized porch for shoes & coats with stable door to front courtyard.

Reviews

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Beautiful Stone Cottage In The Heart Of The Somerset Levels
average rating of 4.964286 based on 28 reviews
5

Superb property. Cosy and perfect location, especially for our dog with fields and river at back

  • 5 of 5

Can highly recommend. Cottage is delightful. Beautifully furnished and decorated with everything you need. Gay, the owner, was so friendly and helpful. Local shops and places to go. Ideal for dog walks. Will go back again

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property wirh thoughtful interior in a quite location

  • 5 of 5

The owners have obviously spend a lot of thought in providing guest with a 'home from home' with this beautiful very clean cottage. Little tokens like butter and bread and fresh milk being provided just shows the thoughtfulness of Gay and Steve. Thank you both for making our stay so pleasureable and for letting us stay in your beautiful house. We did not want to leave. Will definetely book again if we come into the area again

  • Review Submitted: 21-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Oxfordshire
5

Perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had such a lovely holiday here. Perfect place and lovely owners. Would definitely come back again

  • Review Submitted: 06-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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lovely and clean lovely welcome on arrival

  • 4 of 5

Wren cottage is a lovely little hide away,for a quiet break for two,shops just around the corner pubs very welcoming,Clarks shopping village worth a visit,wells city very nice Glastonbury tor fabulous on a clear day,lunch at old king George pub a must for good old pub grub,

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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West Grinstead
5

Perfect, best of both worlds.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is just of the main street in Langport with easy access to takeaways and Tesco, etc. We usually go for cottages that are quite isolated to allow for dog walks but then you have to use the car to get any supplies, food etc. But here at Wren Cottage, we could go for walks and still collect our dinner, etc. Gay and Stephen are very friendly and booking was straightforward. We loved being able to get to the Levels allowing us great walks with our dog, off lead. The cottage is well equipped, clean and comfortable. Gay provided some essentials on arrival, milk, bread, etc. and the flowers on the table were a lovely touch. Clarks Village is nearby if you want to do some serious shopping. I have added it to my revisit list and would recommend it others. Thank you Gay and Stephen, we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a lovely review - we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure meeting you both and your little dog and thank you for being such excellent guests. I'm sorry we were away for much of your visit, but hope to see you again soon. Many thanks again. Best wishes - Gay & Steve
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loved this place!

  • 5 of 5

such a beautiful cottage and lovely walks

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Coast/Beach:

All within 1 hour's drive:-

Dorset: Lyme Regis, Weymouth

Devon: Sidmouth, Exmouth

Somerset: Minehead, Weston Super Mare

Travel:

Bristol and Exeter airports - 1 hour

Taunton and Yeovil train stations - 30 minutes

Distances:

Taunton - 12 miles

Glastonbury - 12 miles

Yeovil - 14 miles

Wells - 16 miles

Cheddar - 20 miles

Further Details:

Langport is a small market town (reputedly the smallest in England) surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the Somerset Levels. Its main street, built on an ancient Roman causeway, is lined with small independent shops and cafés. The River Parrett meanders gently around the edge of the town providing miles of scenic riverside for walking, cycling and fishing. Langport has a wide choice of restaurants - The Langport Arms, dating back to the Civil War, with an excellent carvery and bar snacks; the Thai Mango restaurant at Bow Wharf for delicious authentic Thai food; Cardamom, a very good curry house, Rumours tapas & wine bar and La Roche for really great steaks! There are plenty of places to visit in the surrounding area including Somerton, the ancient capital of Wessex with its medieval market square, the 14th century Benedictine abbey at Muchelney, Glastonbury's famous tor and abbey and the lovely little city of Wells with its magnificent cathedral.

Events and other places of interest:-

Glastonbury Festival - June

Somerset Steam Spectacular, Low Ham, Langport - July

Bridgwater Carnival - November - the opening of the carnival season

Grand Firework Display, Langport - December

Brown Forrest Smokery (3 miles)

Burrow Hill Cider Distillery (5 miles)

Clarks Factory Outlet Village, Street (9 miles)

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Langport, Somerset

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Easter/Spring '18
24 Mar 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£110
for 2 nights
From
£55
£350
 
 
Spring/Summer '18
2 Jun 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
From
£60
£380
 
 
High Season '18
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£450
 
 
Autumn '18
1 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
From
£60
£380
 
 
Winter '18
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£165
for 3 nights
From
£55
£350
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please contact the owner.

Changeover Day:
Saturday preferred, although can be flexible.
Short breaks (3 nights minimum) available in low season.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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