This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2009
The house and grounds were completely renovated and refurbished over six years, restoring original features such as the many wooden beams, inglenook fireplaces, old bread oven and the enormous flagstones. Whilst retaining the original features, we have brought the house up to luxurious modern standards epitomised by the addition of the magnificent sun room with high beamed ceilings, under floor heating and large centrepiece fireplace.
Other luxuries include the hot tub, large plasma TV and designer kitchen complete with an oil heated Aga and granite work surfaces.
The house is beautifully surrounded by unspoilt countryside where your only neighbours will be some of our sheep. Perfect for getting away from it all and enjoying the views whilst relaxing in the massaging hot tub.
If you're feeling more active, there is plenty to do such as the games room equipped with table tennis and pool table, kids outdoor play area, or why not try the Nintendo Wii which will provide hours of family fun. Active or peaceful, it is the ideal rural retreat whether it be for a family reunion or a weekend party away with friends, you are guaranteed a holiday never to be forgotten
Lower Hedge Farm There are 5 bedrooms, 3 of which are ensuite and two with shared access. The bedrooms and upstairs are beamed throughout, from the long attic bedroom with 4 single beds, to the master bedroom with oak doors and beautifully crafted ensuite. The bedrooms have been designed individually to reflect the style of the house whilst providing up to date modern luxury. All come equipped with fluffy white towels and toiletries.
The granite worksurfaces and bespoke designer kitchen/diner with aga provide the perfect setting for entertaining, whilst the large sun room with hanging chandeliers, a huge open fireplace, leather sofas and 42" TV provide the perfect place to relax. The underfloor heating in the lounges and kitchen will keep you warm, whilst the original flagstone floors act as a reminder of the history of the house.
The classic lounge with inglenook fireplace and woodburner are the perfect setting for those long winter nights whilst the massaging hot tub, Nintendo Wii and games room provide year round entertainment.
Please visit the owner's website to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Somerset.
Located in the beautiful open countryside, the house is located close to Glastonbury, famous for its abbey ruins and spiritual identity. Longleat safari park offers a unique day out driving in and amongst the lions and rhinos, whilst for architecturally minded - the smallest city in england of Wells and its beautiful Cathedral are a must see.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Castle Cary
Recommended Places to Visit: The world heritage site of Bath is definitely worth a visit, located only half an hours drive, whether its for the shopping or the naturally heated Bath spas. The SS Great Britain in Bristol and its various museums and art galleries are also great entertainment. The area also boasts such attractions as Cheddar Gorge, Wookey hole caves, Fleet air arm museuem and Haynes Motor museum.
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Local Sports: horse riding, golf