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Walnut Cottage

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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Glastonbury, Somerset, England
Walnut Cottage is located on a quiet country lane at the edge of the pretty Somerset village of Barton St David. This detached Victorian cottage is set in an acre of secluded garden which is perfect for families or couples seeking a quiet country getaway.

The cottage was completely renovated in 2009/2010 and the entire interior is absolutely brand new. The main floor has under floor heating which creates a wonderful, cosy ambient heat. The peacefulness and quiet of Walnut Cottage surrounds you the moment you walk through the door. Whether you want to enjoy the picturesque orchards and farm lands of the West Country or visit the local historic towns and villages, Walnut Cottage is ideally located to suit every taste.
Listing #HL137286
About the Owner
Theresa D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:70%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2010
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We have just spent a wonderful week (mum, dad, teenage son and grandmother) in Walnut Cottage. The Cottage is very much a 'home from home', extremely well equipped and of the highest standard. The owners Adrian and Theresa gave us a lovely welcome, were unobtrusive...More

Thank Anna H
Trip297892, VR Owner at Walnut Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Hi we were so pleased that you enjoyed your stay here at Walnut Cottage, we really enjoyed meeting you.Thank you so much for the wonderful review.

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Stayed at walnut cottage with my son his wife and grandchildren. From the moment we arrived we were impressed with the location and the cottage itself. Every room was large tastefully decorated and so clean. The kitchen became the hub of the family so large...More

Thank barriejones315
Management response:Responded June 23, 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review, it means a lot to us, but more to the point we are so pleased you and your family really enjoyed your stay here. We look forward to your next visit in the future.

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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a quiet relaxing place to stay for a week and we weren't disappointed. Walnut Cottage is a beautifully renovated country cottage with everything you could possibly want. The area is so peaceful surrounded by picturesque countryside. The owners are lovely people...More

Thank JJLucas12
Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Walnut Cottage has a completely new Farmhouse style kitchen, which is fully equipped and has plenty of counter space for guests who enjoy cooking. It includes a six burner Rangemaster stove, integrated fridge and dishwasher plus a full range of kitchen utensils and appliances. There is a second American style fridge freezer in the utility room off the kitchen, along with the washing machine and tumble dryer.

The living room is very spacious and includes a well stocked library and a supply of board games to suit all tastes and ages. There is a 40 inch flat screen TV and DVD player, with a selection of movies available as well as Digital/Freeview. Logs are provided for the high efficiency wood burner, which is set into the original inglenook stone fireplace to create a truly cosy country f...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
Somerset is famous for the sheer diversity of places to visit. There are castles, abbeys, museums, classic English houses and gardens, not to mention animal attractions, natural features and a whole myriad of other interesting things to do and see.

Some of the best known attractions which are local to Walnut Cottage include the ancient market town of Glastonbury, with all it's magical mysticism set against the backdrop of Glastonbury Tor. Right in the centre of the town, set in 36 acres of beautiful Somerset orchards, are the stunning ruins of Glastonbury Abbey which was once the largest and richest Abbey in England.

There are numerous local festivals and activities which run throughout the year. Highlights include the Glastonbury Pilgramage in June, the world famous Glastonbury Fest...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol International Airport: 50.0 km
Railway: Castle Cary: 10.0 km
Walnut Cottage, Barton St David is located in central Somerset approximately six miles (10km) from Glastonbury. It is easily accessible from the London area by either the M4 via Bristol or the M3 then A303, which takes you right through the scenic West Country and past Stonehenge, a perfect half way stop for refreshments. By train, it is direct to Castle Cary station from Paddington, which is also conveniently the dropping off point for the Heathrow Express. Castle Cary station is seven miles (11km) from Walnut Cottage and it is well serviced by local taxi companies.

The closest airport is Bristol International, at 32 miles (50km) by car from Barton St David. Bristol Airport is serviced by all the major car rental companies, including Europcar, Avis, Hertz, National and Enterprise. Heath...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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