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Holiday Cottage Croscombe, Near Wells & Glastonbury

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Wells, Somerset, England
Situated in the ancient and picturesque mid-Somerset village of Croscombe halfway between the medieval city of Wells (1½ miles) and the market town of Shepton Mallet (1½ miles), this is the perfect holiday home from which to enjoy the many attractions of this beautiful area.

This gorgeous cottage, which dates back to the 17th century, has an abundance of period features and traditional English country charm. This is tastefully combined with the provision of all the modern conveniences that you would expect to find in a 5 star cottage.

Our charming holiday cottage is set in a beautiful rural location; lots of fresh air, farmland and farm animals with great walks and country pubs on the doorstep – always a good combination for keeping children, and parents amused.

The cottage itself has many lovely attributes. On the ground floor is the...
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Listing #HL328367
About the Owner
Tim B
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Very attractive and comfortable internal layout, apart from the stone staircase which could present problems for the elderly and less mobile. The cottage is located in the centre of the village within 100 yards of an excellent pub for eating out. Convenient for the beautiful...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Safari562897
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Had a very good stay at East Cottage for a week in August. It is extremely well situated near to Wells and Shepton Mallet so good for travel around Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset. The Cottage is very well furnished and equipped with everything you would...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank Alan037
Management response:Responded August 15, 2016

Thank you so much Alan for taking the time to write this lovely review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay at East Cottage and had a good holiday. Thank you again for staying with us and hope to welcome you back one day. Tim.

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Reviewed October 1, 2015

This was as pictured and very lovely. We especially enjoyed the fireplace. It would have been nice if there was laundry powder as the general shop had closed before we checked in. A drier would have made it perfect. All in all a wonderful stayMore

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Patricia B
Management response:Responded October 2, 2015

Thank you for your review. Glad you liked the cottage and enjoyed your stay. Thank you for the useful feedback. We will make sure laundry powder is provided in future. We will also consider a tumble drier for the future. There is already a clothes...More

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please note that the cottage has a stone staircase which is quite steep, although it does have a sturdy handrail. Parents and carers of young children should be aware that we can...
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Located on the A371 just east of the cathedral city of Wells and within easy reach of Cheddar Gorge and Caves, Glastonbury, Longleat, Stourhead Gardens, the regional capital Bristol, Shepton Mallet Showground, Wookey Hole, Clarke's Village, the Mendip Hills and Somerset Coast and of course the world heritage city of Bath, with National Trust properties and areas of outstanding natural beauty just a short drive away, Croscombe is the ideal location from which to explore this beautiful region. We are also only 30 minutes away from Bristol Airport and close to the popular wedding venues of The Bishop's Palace at Wells and Charlton House and Kilver Court in Shepton Mallet.
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How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 22.0 km
Railway: Castle Cary: 11.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 104.0 km
The cottage is easy to find, located in the picturesque village of Croscombe on the A371 just east of the cathedral city of Wells and west of the market town of Shepton Mallet.
By Car
From Wells:- Leave Wells on the A371 direction Shepton Mallet. On entering the village of Croscombe look out for the driveway on the left hand side flanked by high stone walls with stone pineapples on each side. Turn left into the courtyard, and parking for East Cottage can be found on the left hand side.
From Shepton Mallet:- Leave Shepton Mallet on the A371 direction Wells. On entering the village of Croscombe, go past the George Inn and Croscombe Village Stores on the right hand side and continue through the village until you see the driveway on the right hand side flanked by high stone walls with stone pi...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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