Activity & Leisure
2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
Situated in mid Somerset in the village of Baltonsborough, these converted barns (refs UKC2869 and UKC2870) are situated on a no-through road in an area surrounded by open countryside offering far-reaching, panoramic views. These semi-detached barn conversions offer open-plan living spaces with exposed beams, flagstone floors, wood burner and underfloor heating, and there are large glazed doors which open out onto a courtyard. This accommodation is in an area with numerous footpaths and bridleways across open countryside, ideal for walking, cycling and relaxing.The properties make an ideal base from which to explore the surrounding area. Visit Glastonbury Abbey with its ruins, Glastonbury Tor, the village of Street, which is home to a designer shopping outlet, and the cathedral city of Wells with its Bishops Palace and gardens. Bath, a World Heritage Site, has plenty of interesting architecture to explore, as well as a large selection of shops and restaurants. The town of Bruton is also worth a visit, and offers the Hauser and Wirth Gallery and Arts Centre. For the golf enthusiasts, there are courses within easy reach.Lyme Regis and West Bay, part of the Jurassic Coast, provide coastal walks, fishing, boating and fossil hunting. Wildlife enthusiasts will find plenty of nature reserves nearby, including Avalon Marshes, Ham Wall, Westhay and Shapwich Heath. Other attractions within easy reach include Dunster Castle, Cheddar Gorge, the Mendip Hills (an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Haynes Motor Museum, the Fleet Air Arm Museum and many National Trust properties such as Barrington Court, Lytes Cary, Stourhead, Dyrham Park and Forde Abbey. For cyclists, the properties are based near to the renowned National Cycle Network, and the properties have storage for bikes. Shop and restaurant 2 miles, pub 1 mile.Square Barn (ref UKC2869) and Long Barn (ref UKC2870) can be booked together to accommodate up to 8 guests.
Step to entrance.All on the ground floor.Open plan living space: With beams and flagstone floor.Living area: With wood burner, Smart TV and glazed doors leading to courtyard.Dining area: With glazed doors leading to courtyard.Kitchen area: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite with walk-in shower and toilet.Bedroom 2: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite with walk-in shower and toilet.
Both properties: Oil underfloor central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Welcome pack. External laundry room with freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. Enclosed courtyard with sitting-out area and garden furniture. 1 small dog welcome. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
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