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Beautiful Stone Cottage In The Heart Of The Somerset Levels



Updated: 09-Oct-2016
Cottage in Langport, Nr. Taunton Area, Somerset, England - Quiet Mews With Level Access To Open Countryside, River 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.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine

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Beautiful Cottage.. Perfect Getaway !

  • 5 of 5

Just arrived home from our stay at Wren Cottage, already we are tempted to book in again. We arrived late in the evening but had a warm friendly welcome from Gay, gave us a tour of the cottage and the easy access to the private gate to the River Parrett and huge fields that my dog adored running free in. We really cannot rate this cottage highly enough!! Fresh bread, Butter, Wine and Flowers was a lovely welcome gift and made us feel right at home. We ventured out to the local Cider Orchards, Somerton, Cheddar Gorge, Clarks Shopping Village & many more places! Thank you so much for a wonderful stay! Victoria, Andy and Holly Dog.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great cottage

  • 5 of 5

Cottage done to a very high standard gay and Steve gave us a very warm welcome every thing we needed was there thank you so much would recommend a stay in this lovely warm cottage

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Cottage in a lovely village

  • 5 of 5

Well what can I say from start to finish this holiday was perfect. We were met by Gay and given a tour of the cottage which I have to say is really beautifully decorated and well maintined and has all the little extra touches e.g. washing machine, coffee maker, condiments in the cupboards and what I was most overwhelmed by was the attention to detail, lovely yellow roses on the table, a bottle of red wine, butter, bread and milk provided as well as tea, coffee and sugar in the cupboard. The location of the cottage is perfect for lovely walks if you have dogs (we took 2) there is a lovely cafe called the Wharf kitchen which allows you to dine with your dogs which was perfect for us. There is also an indian, chinese and fish shop in the village along with a Tesco 5 minutes stroll away. Langport is an ideal base to explore, we travelled to Burnham, Brean, Glastonbury, Street, Somerton and then headed into Weston on our way home. I would highly recommend this cottage and would definately stay again in the near future. I would like to say a big thank-you to Gay and her husband for making us feel so welcome. The Lewis Family

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A wonderful cottage

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a lovely long weekend at Wren Cottage. The cottage is a true home away from home, comfortable with everything you could need plus additional touches such as milk in the fridge and teabags in the cupboard; my daughter did ask if we could move in on a permeant basis! Gay, the owner was a wonderful host, showing us around the cottage when we arrived so we knew where everything was and how the heating worked. The cottage is well placed for lovely walks along the river and the carvery at the Langport Arms is a must! We would happily stay at Wren Cottage again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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3th year

  • 5 of 5

For the thirth year in Langport. The cottage is in a quiet location in the lovely town of Langport. Warm welcome with with candy and wine plus milk, butter and bread for the next day. The cottage has been completely renovated. with a bathroom and kitchen bedroom ,living room area with a sofabed, it is possibly suitable for 4 person, for the cottage is a small terrace. There is also a private parking. As described by other guests the Langport Arms Hotel has a very tasty carvery. From Langport is quite possible to explore Somerset and Dorset.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

I would like to start this by asking when can we come back? This is the perfect place to come for a relaxing break with the family, plenty around to keep yourselves entertained and not to mention being looked after by great hosts Steve and Gay!! The cottage is by far the nicest/cleanest one we have ever stayed in, the town has everything you need within a 5 minute walking distance, also a river just out the back perfect for fishing!! Overall 100% recommended thank you so much!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
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Activity and Interests


All within 1 hour's drive:-

Dorset: Lyme Regis, Weymouth

Devon: Sidmouth, Exmouth

Somerset: Minehead, Weston Super Mare


Bristol and Exeter airports - 1 hour

Taunton and Yeovil train stations - 30 minutes


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)


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
3 Sep 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
29 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas/New Year
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

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.

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Updated: 09-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • cottage


  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Television


  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • rural
  • town

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


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Luxurious bathroom with underfloor heating and power shower over curved shower bath.


  • 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.


  • Golf ...


  • 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.

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