Damson Cottage - Somerset - Sleeps 5

Damson Cottage in the foothills of the Quantock Hills 

  • Damson Cottage exterior
  • Lounge
  • Dining room
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Nearby Town/Village
  • Nearby Attraction
  • Nearby Town/Village
  • Nearby Attraction
Damson Cottage in Somerset, a cottage in Somerset (incl Bath and Bristol): Damson Cottage exterior

Comfortable 17C cottage in historic Nether Stowey. Small dogs welcome. WiFi

Ground Floor: A cosy beamed sitting room with inglenook fireplace and woodburner; digital TV/DVD with freeview, a radio/cd/cassette player and lots of local information and maps. The door from the sitting room to the back lobby has a low lintel. The separate dining room has a table with seating for 4-6 and a window overlooking the garden. There is also a comfortable single chair-bed in this room. The kitchen/breakfast room has a table for 2, washing machine, tumble dryer, microwave, electric cooker and iron.
Upstairs: Cottage stairs lead up from the sitting room to double and twin bedrooms with wardrobes and chests of drawers, and a bathroom with electric shower. The stairs are quite steep but with a well supported handrail.

The small garden is sunny and secluded, having a patio with table and chairs, lawned area and shrubs, and enclosed by a fence making it safe for children and pets.

Parking is available in Castle Street and there is also a small (free) car park further up the road

Within the village there is a post office with tearoom, also serving breakfasts, lunches and cream teas, general stores, a butcher, two pubs - 1 serving meals, and a bookshop.

With the Quantocks being within 1 mile, the cottage is ideal for exploring this beautiful area with its moorland, woods, wildlife and wonderful views.
The poet Coleridge lived in the village and his cottage (NT) is open to the public, and the village is the start of the newly designated Coleridge Way.
The sea and varied coastline is within 4 miles. Blue Anchor beach, sandy and with views of Exmoor, is a little further away.

Attractions within easy reach are mediaeval Dunster Village and Castle, the ancient port of Watchet, Exmoor, Minehead, West Somerset Steam Railway, Tropiquaria for children at Williton, Hestercombe Gardens, Glastonbury, Cheddar Gorge and Caves, and much more.

For more information please visit owner's website
Short Breaks available - please contact owner

This property has been listed with Holidaybank for 8 years

Damson Cottage Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Weekly Maid Service
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • Cot
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Multi fuel stove

  • 1 Double Bedroom
  • 1 Twin Bedroom

  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill
  • Tumble dryer

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Terrace / patio
  • Enclosed garden / play area

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Theatre
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
7 night(s) · 13 April 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name Damson Cottage
Reference 226771
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Dogs Allowed 2
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Owner's Website www.quantockcottage.co.uk
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Damson Cottage in Somerset

Nearest TownNether Stowey - Less than 1 mile (approx)
Nearest AirportBristol - 25 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortWeymouth - More than 30 miles (approx)

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