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Stable Cottage

Shipham, Somerset (Ref. 997606)

4.9

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  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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64 Customer Review(s)

  • Sian

    “Lovely property and fantastic location.”

    Surrounded by fields filled with rabbits (and a fox). Amazing for stargazing because of the lack of light pollution. The owner was lovely and went out of her way to help us. Well equipped cottage with everything you need for a relaxing stay.

    Surrounded by fields filled with rabbits (and a fox). Amazing for stargazing because of the lack of light pollution. The owner was lovely and went out of her way to help us. Well equipped cottage with everything you need for a relaxing stay.

    - Sian, May 2024

Summary

  • All-ground-floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king-size with en-suite shower, basin and WC and 1 x twin
  • Wet room with shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living room with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Utility
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, fridge with small freezer compartment, dishwasher, washing machine, Smart TV with free Netflix and WiFi
  • Travel cot available
  • Bed linen and towels included in rent
  • Ample off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed front patio garden with furniture and rear enclosed patio area with furniture
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.4 miles, pub 0.2 miles
  • The cottages are all quite private from each other with their own little gardens, gates and front doors and we are in a lovely rural area with masses of open countryside for walking or driving around
  • If you don't fancy eating out there are several very good takeaways in Winscombe, the nearest large village, who deliver, and most large supermarket will deliver groceries from Weston-sup-Mare.

The property

Resting in the idyllic Mendip Hills AONB, on the outskirts of the pretty village of Shipham, is this delightful ground-floor apartment.

The cottages is surrounded by ten acres of tranquil and scenic land home to a myriad of wildlife and grazing horses that can be spotted during your stay.

Boasting a brightly decorated and contemporary interior, with an open-plan living space, giving that warm and welcoming feeling the moment you walk through the door.

Spend your evenings here, curled up in front of the TV and enjoy quality time together with your loved ones, whilst the amply-equipped kitchen provides a selection of appliances to cook up a delicious meal for the whole family.

Retire to one of the two bedrooms, consisting of a king-size and twin setup, the master boasting an en-suite shower room with quality fixtures and fittings.

Take a refreshing drink to one of the two enclosed garden areas and soak up the afternoon sun, whilst reading a good book.

Note: The property can be booked with Refs. 997600,1004909 and 1004911, together they can sleep 14 people.

Shipham Barn Conversions

This former stable has been lovingly converted to provide four holiday homes amidst the delights of the Mendip Hills AONB. Each of these high-quality holiday homes has been decorated in exquisite fashion, with modern touches exuding class throughout. Make the most of the slick open-plan living areas, complete in tasteful fashion with all you could need for a stay of any length. The bedrooms are dressed in the highest standard, ranging in setups to help appeal to different types of holidaymaker. Prepare for each action-packed day in the lavish bathroom facilities. During the warmer months, relaxation time will be spent outside, where you can choose to relax on your own or gather the group together for some true quality time. Set over 10 acres of land with views of Shipham village, wildlife abounds and you are liable to see rabbits, foxes, deer, wild ponies, owls, buzzards and many other birds; a country lovers delight. The dwellings are situated in an AONB on the edge of the quaint village of Shipham, offering an abundance of walks a pub, a restaurant, a village shop with butchers and bakery, a church and a coffee shop too, so you'll never be short of something to explore. Thatchers Cider at Myrtle Farm is a short drive away and offers 2 hour cider tours (advance booking essential) and sampling in their beautiful orchards, offering you a different way of exploring this area of Somerset. Close to Weston-super-Mare, Wells and Bristol, these four properties are perfectly situated for all ages and interests to enjoy an action-packed adventure. Discover some of Somerset's finest attractions from these superbly converted farm buildings.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

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About the location

SHIPHAM

Cheddar 2.9 miles, Weston-super-Mare 10.4 miles, Wells 11.9 miles

A quaint village settled in the county of Somerset, Shipham can be found at the western edge of the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, making it an extremely scenic region with plenty of activity to explore. With Shipham Hill offering one of the highest points in the Mendips, there's no better place to experience panoramic views of Weston-super-Mare and the Bristol Channel. The village itself benefits from a host of amenities, including a butchers selling local produce a selection of items to assist you on your self-catered stay, a pub, a restaurant, a coffee shop, and a lively village hall hosting an array of events throughout the year. Shipham is also home to Rowberrow Warren, a spectacular woodlands offering magnificent views and an abundance of nature to explore, making it a perfect place to explore by foot or bike. Within reach is the Mendips Raceway, here you can experience stock-car racing within the bowl of an abandoned reservoir, making a great local day out for all the family. Placed within the Mendip Hills, you can be sure to be surrounded by an array of adventure, whether you take time to explore Cheddar Gorge with its cliff top walks, or uncover the 50,000 years of history of the Wookey Hole Caves, there's something here for every taste at all times of the year. Within reach of Weston-super-Mare, Wells, and Bristol too, Shipham is the perfect base for exploring this outstanding area.

This property requires a good housekeeping bond of £150.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season