Mendip Cottage - Somerset - Sleeps 4

Country cottage located in the heart of the Somerset Levels 

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Mendip Cottage in Somerset, a cottage in Somerset (incl Bath and Bristol): Mendip Cottage exterior

Country Cottage in rural Somerset. Sleeps 4. Pet friendly. Own patio

Lovely two bedroom cottage sitting in the heart of the Somerset levels, recently refurbished to a high standard and an ideal base for exploring Somerset. Sitting opposite open fields, fishing lakes and Nature Reserves, this is the perfect holiday location to escape to.

The cottage has double glazing and central heating so cosy in winter. In the summer, the patio area at the front is ideal for alfresco dining and sitting outside. Adjacent is the newly reopened local pub and restaurant The Duck at Burtle, which has an a la carte menu and full bar. Parking is in the car park next to the cottage.

All utility costs are included along with towels and bedding. There is free wi-fi in the property and the TV has freeview channels.

The accommodation comprises :

Kitchen / Diner : Full sized kitchen with wood units, integrated oven, hob, washing machine, fridge/freezer and microwave. Pine dining table with seating for four.

Lounge Area : 32" flat screen TV/DVD with freeview channels, two 2-seater settees

Bedroom 1 : Spacious bedroom with fitted wardrobe, double bed and furniture. Space for travel cot if required

Bedroom 2 : Single white wrought iron day bed with pull-out trundle underneath. This can either be a separate single bed if required or used to make a double bed. Built in wardrobe and furniture

Shower Room with toilet and sink. Fully tiled. Please note there is a step into the shower making it unsuitable for the elderly or disabled access.

Outside : Unlimited parking adjacent to the property which also used as The Duck at Burtle car park. The cottage has a private fenced patio area to the front, with outdoor furniture for sitting out.

Pets : One dog is accepted for holidaying at this property - please advise in advance.


Mendip Cottage is located on the outskirts of the village of Burtle, which is situated within working farms, horse stables, peat farms and fishing lakes. The roads are level so a perfect for cycling (there is a storage area for bikes if needed) or walking. The next village two miles away (Edington) has a licenced 'Spar' shop, Post office and Doctors.

NATURE RESERVES and BIRD WATCHING within 5 miles : Shapwick Heath, Ham Wall and Westhay Moor. Home to the world famous Starling Murmurations September to February.

CYCLING AND WALKING : Miles of open countryside and level roads to walk or bike along. Local bike hire available.

FISHING : all year round fishing available at the local Burtle Ponds with three lakes, offering Carp and silverfish. Also Emerald Pool at Hibridge.

Places to visit within 30 minutes drive : Clarks Retail Outlet at Street, Glastonbury Tor / Abbey, Roger Wilkins Cider Farm, Burnham on Sea, Weston super Mare, Cheddar Gorge, Wookey Hole Caves, Wells Cathedral and city, Yeovil Air Museum, Haynes Motor Museum, Ebbor Gorge, Helicopter Museum

Places to visit more afar : Longleat Safari Park and House, Stonehenge, Bath, Bristol, Diggerland

This property has been listed with Stilwell’s Cottages Direct for 2 years

Mendip Cottage Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

  • 1 Double Bedroom
  • 1 Single Bedroom

  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

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

Leisure Equipment
  • Patio Furniture

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

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Theatre
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
7 night(s) · 31 March 2018
Key Property Details
Property Name Mendip Cottage
Reference 268016
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Dogs Allowed 1
Reviews 2 Add a Review
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Mendip Cottage in Somerset

Nearest TownGlastonbury - 8 miles (approx)
Nearest AirportBristol - 21 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortPoole - More than 30 miles (approx)

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