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The Piggery

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
South Cheriton, Somerset, England
Situated 3 miles from the historic market town of Wincanton, The Piggery is a beautiful barn conversion situated in a sheltered shared courtyard with stunning views across the Blackmore Vale. The village of Horsington offers a village pub selling outstanding beers and food, and there are beautiful walks, riding and golf available locally. The local towns of Castle Cary and Sherborne are well worth a visit, and the historic city of Bath is 30 minutes away and Salisbury about 45 minutes. Local attractions include racing at Wincanton, Clarks Shopping Village, Stourhead, Hauser and Wirth gallery in Bruton, Haynes Motor Museum, Kilver Court and Longleat. Somerset offers the finest in food and drink with many opportunities to sample what is on offer.

The property offers spacious single level accommodation with high beamed ceilings, and comfor...
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About the Owner, Helena G
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL647264
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john g
Chichester, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
48 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

The Piggery was ideally based for visiting National Trust Properties in and around Somerset. The cottage was warm, clean, well furnished and equipped and in a very quiet location. The fresh flowers both inside the cottage and on the doorstep was a lovely touch as was the bottle of wine !

Hastings, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We wanted to visit Stourhead and other NT and English Heritage sites in the area and this was a perfect location for all of them. The Piggery is larger than you think and very comfortable with all amenities, a bathroom and a separate shower room both with loo's. Set back from the road with plenty of parking. Sofa's and the...

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Many thanks for the comments, and sorry about the spiders - they have since been evicted!


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Reviewed 23 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

The Piggery offers great accommodation and is well laid out, the beds were lovely and comfortable. We will definitely stay again next time we visit Somerset. We stayed for my sons 18th birthday and found the location a great base for all the attractions in Somerset including Portsmouth Naval Base.

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Thank you so much for your review, and we are so glad you had a good time. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.


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  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 King
    1 Crib
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How to get there
Railway: Templecombe: 3.0 km
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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