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Shapwick House set within thirty acres of informal gardens and grounds.

People22
Bedrooms 11
Bathrooms11
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Chateau/Manor House in Shapwick, Nr. Glastonbury, Somerset, England - A peaceful, rural location with closeby walks to Shapwick Heath Nature Reserve.

Large Grade II listed Manor House, built by the Monks of Glastonbury in 1487, it still retains it's grandeur, retaining many period features, available for private hire for weekend retreats and private celebrations. Situated in the quiet village of Shapwick in Somerset, on the edge of Shapwick Heath Nature Reserve close to Glastonbury, Street, Wells, Bath and many National Trust Houses.


Owner
Nichola Popham
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
4 September, 2017

About Nichola Popham

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Amazing, Amazing, Amazing" - S King, London - December 2014



"Beautiful house, spacious bedrooms, picturesque grounds" - S Pascher, London - November 2014



"Lovely house, fantastic venue, a hidden gem" - L White, London - August 2014
Jan 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Bristol Airport
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Isle of Wedmore Golf Club
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Castle Cary
Nearest Beach
17 Miles
Burnham on Sea
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Burnham on Sea - 15 miles

Travel:

Bristol Airport - BS48 3DY - 30 miles

Train Stations - Bridgwater - TA6 5HB - 9 miles

Castle Cary - BA7 7PE - 15 miles

Taunton - TA1 1QP - 21 miles

Distances:

Catcott - 2 miles

Street - 5 miles

Glastonbury - 7 miles

Wells - 13.5 miles

Bath - 35.5 miles

Bristol - 44 miles

Further Details:

Street is our closest town and consists of a very large Sainsbury supermarket, petrol station, banks etc. It is also home to Clarks Outlet Shopping village! It has a varied choice of pubs, bars and restaurants.

Glastonbury is a lovely, historic town offering varied shops, pubs and restaurants. Also Glastonbury Abbey and wonderful walks to the top of Glastonbury Tor.

Shapwick Heath Nature Reserve

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Shapwick in Shapwick

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 22 people
Bathrooms:
  • 11 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Blackthorne - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bath en suite
    Bathroom 2 - Ash - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bath en suite
    Bathroom 3 - Apple - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Large bathroom suite with double shower and roll top bath
    Bathroom 4 - Cherry - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bath en suite
    Bathroom 5 - Whitethorn - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Full bathroom suite with large double shower
    Bathroom 6 - Walnut - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Full bathroom suite with roll top bath
    Bathroom 7 - Yew - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bath en suite
    Bathroom 8 - Elm - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Full bathroom suite with roll top bath
    Bathroom 9 - Sycamore - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Full bathroom suite with double shower
    Bathroom 10 - Maple - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Oak panelled bathroom with cast iron roll top bath
    Bathroom 11 - Beech - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Large bathroom with cast iron roll top bath
  • All bedrooms are en suite with a selection of cast iron roll top baths, standard baths, large double or standard showers. Towels provided
Bedrooms:
  • 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Bedroom 1 - Blackthorne - 1 Double Bed , Ground floor double bedroom with cast iron double bed
    Bedroom 2 - Ash - 1 Large Double Bed , Large bedroom with king size four poster bed bath en suite
    Bedroom 3 - Apple - 1 Large Double Bed , Oak floored bedroom with king size four poster bed
    Bedroom 4 - Cherry - 1 Large Double Bed , Large bedroom with king size four poster bed, bath en suite
    Bedroom 5 - Whitethorn - 1 Large Double Bed , Large bedroom, king size four poster bed, shower en suite
    Bedroom 6 - Walnut - 1 Large Double Bed , Large oak floored, four poster bedroom, bath en suite
    Bedroom 7 - Yew - 1 Large Double Bed , Large bedroom with king size sleigh bed, bath en suite
    Bedroom 8 - Elm - 1 Large Double Bed , Large bedroom with king size sleigh bed, bath en suite
    Bedroom 9 - Sycamore - 1 Large Double Bed , Large bedroom with king size canopied bed, shower en suite
    Bedroom 10 - Maple - 1 Large Double Bed , King size four poster bed, bath en suite
    Bedroom 11 - Beech - 1 Large Double Bed , Elm floored bedroom, king size four poster bed bath en suite
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 22 (11 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Eleven, double, en suite bedrooms offering king size four poster beds, sleigh beds and traditional cast iron beds. Elegantly dressed beds with rich luxurious drapes and fabrics. Bed linen and towels are provided.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Notes:
Outside: Set within thirty acres of informal gardens and grounds. Lawned areas to the front, side and rear of the house. Ample car parking area. All bed linen and towels are provided Other: Elegant Georgian dining room, with glistening chandelier, three wonderful floor to ceiling windows providing stunning views of the Somerset Levels or smaller Abbott's Suite dining room, both of which able to seat a maximum of twenty two guests.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chateau / country house in Shapwick, 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
 
New Year
29 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£3,300
for 2 nights
From
£1,650
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£2,600
for 2 nights
From
£1,300
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Booking Notes:
To secure your required booking dates a £400 deposit is required, payment by way of a bank transfer.
The balance and a security deposit payment of £500 is required one month prior to the arrival date.

Changeover Day:
Arrival/check in as from midday
Departure/check out - midday

To secure dates a £400 deposit is required with balance monies and £500 security deposit due one month prior to arrival date. Payment by bank transfer

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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