Dicknick Cottage - St Catherine's Valley, Nr Bath, Somerset, England - Sleeps 4
Nailey Farm, is home to Dicknick Cottage which sits in a very special untouched corner of England. A designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, situated on the south-facing slopes of St. Catherine’s Valley and enhanced only by the tranquillity of its surroundings. Nailey boasts stunning panoramic views over enchanting countryside. The unspoilt landscape provides a haven for many species of wildlife including foxes, deer, badgers, owls, buzzards and woodpeckers which are all regular visitors.
Approximately two miles away is the thriving ancient market town of Marshfield. Situated in beautiful Cotswold countryside it offers excellent shops and services including three historic pubs serving good food, wine and ale to suit every taste.
Nailey Farm is perfectly positioned with easy access to the elegant Georgian City of Bath (approximately fifteen minutes away), designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. It is also only twenty five minutes from the historic maritime port of Bristol - both sites famed for their visitor attractions, architecture, art, vibrant and varied cultural scene and fantastic shopping. The picturesque villages of Castle Combe and Lacock are also just a few miles away.
Golf enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice, as there are no less than ten courses within easy reach, including Bowood, Castle Combe, Tracy Park, and Lansdown. For equestrians, Gatcombe Park horse trials and Badminton are close by, as is the racecourse at Bath. For those keen on motor sports Castle Combe also offers an outdoor Skid Pan and 350m Kart Track. For a more relaxed voyage, take a trip in a hot air balloon over Bath and beyond!
Other attractions, some within an hours drive, include the famous Longleat House and Safari Park; Westonbirt Arboretum; Bowood and Stourhead, among a wealth of many others noted for their beautiful houses and breathtaking gardens. The Ancient Stone Circles of Stonehenge and Avebury, the Tor and Abbey at Glastonbury, Cheddar Gorge, Wells Cathedral and many other places of interest can also be comfortably visited within a day.
- Internet Access
- Log Burner
- Pub/Restaurant Nearby
- Garden/Outside Area
- iPod Docking
- Golf Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
- Horse Riding Nearby
- Stables/Livery Onsite
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Dicknick Cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms.
- Ground floor master bedroom with king-size bed and spacious en-suite bathroom (there are two steps that take you down to this bedroom).
- Upstairs there is an additional bedroom with two single beds adjoining the galleried sitting room with sofa bed for additional sleeping for two guests.
- En-suite bathroom with WC, wash basin and bath including shower attachment.
- Wet room with shower, wash basin and WC.
- Beautiful presented kitchen/diner which is fully fitted with striking cherry wood units and equipped with dishwasher, electric oven/hob, microwave and fridge with ice box.
- There is a communal laundry room for shared guest use next door with washing machine and tumble dryer (a toy box can be found here to keep the little ones entertained.
Facilities: CD/DAB/AMFM radio (which is MP3 compatible), free Wi-Fi, digital television with Freeview and DVD player, information on local tourist attractions to help you plan your holiday, books and games.
Outside: There is a sunny patio leading off to large gardens which are shared with the other guests, plus some two hundred acres of rolling farmland. Garden furniture, BBQ's and sun umbrellas are provided for guests enjoyment. Farm animals can be seen and there is plenty of wildlife on the doorstep. Lovely walks along footpaths are accessible straight from the cottage as well as glorious sunsets, stunning views and clear starry skies when dark.
Low Season from £455
Mid Season from £505
High Season from £665
Peak Season £710
Changeover Day: Friday
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)
Owner: John & Brett Gardner, click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Dicknick Cottage joined Independent Cottages in Aug 2006
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Mid-week Special! Four nights for the price of three! 10% discount during mid and low season for couples just using one double room. Dont delay - book today!
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