Ilminster is in the heart of the Somerset countryside and offers some holiday homes
The Barn at Rapps Cottage
Sleeps 2 No Pets
Price from £343.00-£1650 Ref syk1054569
The Barn at Rapps Cottage is a charming all-ground-floor abode resting in Rapps near Ilminster, Somerset. There is one super-king-size bedroom in the property (zip/link, can be twin on request) served by a shower room, sleeping up to two guests. There is also an open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside there is ample off-road parking and a private patio area with furniture. The Barn at Rapps Cottage is the perfect escape for a couple or two friends seeking to explore Somerset.
Facilities1 Bedrooms Electric central heating. Combi microwave/oven, electric hob, fridge, freezer, Denby crockery, Smart TV, DVD player, sound bar, WiFi and a selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Egyptian cotton bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Wash only laundry service available for
Price from £376.00-£836 Ref fch56523
A great spot for those requiring a peaceful and relaxing holiday or wishing to enjoy all that Somerset and Dorset have to offer. There is a choice of country walks cycle routes and golf at Cricket St Thomas. Retail therapy can be found in the market towns of Ilminster Chard Crewkerne and the larger towns of Yeovil and Taunton. Explore the famous World Heritage Jurassic coastline where you can go fossil hunting on Charmouth beach or visit Lyme Regis Dorset s iconic seaside town. Nearby are National Trust s Barrington Court Lytes Cary Manor Montacute House and further afield Stourhead House and don t forget to visit the Quantock Hills or the nature reserves on the Somerset Levels. You are welcomed into the delightful character accommodation through the front door where there is a useful porch to store muddy boots after a countryside walk. You will then be greeted by the lounge which is bursting with original features including exposed beams flagstone flooring and a fireplace which boasts a wood burner for those cooler evenings. Here you can relax on the comfy sofas while watching your favourite programme on the Smart TV/DVD. The original flagstone flooring continues into the well-equipped kitchen/diner which has an electric range style oven and gas hob fridge freezer microwave dishwasher and washing machine perfect for trying out new recipes or old family favourites. Heading up the cottage style stairs to the first floor you will find two beautiful bedrooms both with original features including beams and a feature fireplace in the master bedroom. The spacious master king-size bedroom enjoys countryside views and has a TV. The second bedroom is very flexible a single with additional single bed which can be made up as a single or twin on request it enjoys views over the courtyard and surrounding fields. You will also find the bathroom on this floor with a shower over bath sink and WC it also has beautiful heritage fixtures and a feature fireplace. Venturing outside there is a pretty enclosed sheltered suntrap courtyard with seating and a charcoal BBQ making it a perfect spot to enjoy a spot of al fresco dining with a glass of wine or a place to relax and enjoy your morning coffee while reading the paper or planning the day ahead. There is also an outhouse which is perfect for storing bikes. There is off-road parking for two cars to the front of the cottage. Need to know: 2 bedrooms 1 king size and 1 single with additional single bed. 1 bathroom. Electric range style oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Wood burner (first basket of logs included). Electric and central heating included. Off road parking for 2 cars. Wi Fi included. Regret no pets. Beach 16 miles, shops and pubs within walking distance. Lockable bicycle storage available. Smart TV/DVD in lounge and TV in double bedroom. Charcoal BBQ available.
Price from £364.00-£746 Ref fch64978
Surrounded by the countryside of Somerset the cottage is situated within a peaceful unspoilt village. There is a choice of country walks and cycle routes to enjoy and explore. An ideal getaway at any time of the year and a great base to explore south Somerset and Dorset s many attractions. This includes the famous World Heritage Jurassic Coast as well as the excellent beaches of Charmouth and Lyme Regis. Just a short drive away is the market town of Chard which has shops interesting buildings and is well served with places to eat and drink. Most major shops are available in nearby Taunton. Forde Abbey Country House is perfect for a day out enjoy a bite to eat at the tea room or wonder around the gardens. Entering the cottage from the rear you are met by a spacious and well-equipped kitchen filled with lots of homely touches including an electric oven and hob microwave fridge/freezer dishwasher washing machine and coffee machine. Walking through into a dining room with a stable door leading out to the side garden. Further on the lounge is a great spot to relax with brick and stone feature fireplace and wood burner where you can watch Sky TV or catch a movie before planning the following days adventures. Heading up the cottage style stairs to the first floor you will find a good size bedroom with king-size bed and ample storage space. Take a step down into the bathroom which completes the accommodation with shower over bath and WC. Stepping outside there is an enclosed garden area leading to the rear entrance with garden furniture perfect for al fresco dining. There is allocated off-road parking for one small car at the front of the property and additional parking for one car is available through the double gates to the left of the property. Need to know: 1 bedroom king size. 1 bathroom. Electric oven and hob, microwave , fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and coffee machine . Wood burner (first basket of logs included). Electric and central heating included . Roadside parking for 1 car and allocated parking in front of left hand garage through the double gates . Wi Fi included . 2 dogs welcome . Beach 18 miles, pub and restaurant within walking distance . TV/DVD in lounge with Sky TV. Please note there is shared pedestrian access with neighbour at rear of property.