Chard Cottages

Near the Devon and Dorset Borders, Chard offers a good selection of holiday homes to enjoy the South Somerset countryside

Property FCH5547

, Somerset

Sleeps 6    

Price from £545.00-£1487     Ref fch5547

Property FCH5547
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Surrounded by the idyllic countryside of Somerset the cottage is situated within a peaceful unspoilt village with a family pub Post Office/general store and children s play area on the village green. There is a vast choice of country walks from your doorstep and cycle routes to enjoy and explore. This cottage is an ideal holiday base to explore south Somerset and Dorset s many attractions including the famous World Heritage Jurassic Coast as well as the excellent beaches of Charmouth and Lyme Regis which are around a twenty-five minute drive. Just four miles away is the market town of Chard which has a wide variety of shops interesting buildings and is well served with places to eat and drink. One mile away is Forde Abbey country house perfect for visiting for a bite at the tea room or wondering around the extensive gardens it has to offer. On entering the cottage firstly there is a welcoming kitchen/diner with solid oak units range cooker integrated fridge freezer dishwasher microwave coffee machine dining table and TV an excellent space to cater for your friends and family. One step up from the kitchen is the handy utility room with a washing machine and sink which joins to a separate WC. There is also a lovely and tranquil-feeling lounge with a TV/DVD surround sound system cosy wood burner and French doors opening out to the patio and garden. There are three bedrooms on the first floor one Master double with a TV and en-suite shower room with WC another double room and one twin bedroom with a TV. Upstairs windows are all at floor level so take care with children. Completing the first floor is a bathroom which has a shower over the bath and WC. Outside there is a private patio area with seating perfect for al fresco dining and barbeques. The patio steps lead to a spacious enclosed garden which has a large lawn area and is ideal for relaxing or for children to play. There is undesignated roadside parking for one car to the front of the property. Need to know: 3 bedrooms 1 en suite double, 1 double and 1 twin. 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC, 1 en suite shower room with WC on the first floor; 1 separate WC on the ground floor. Care must be taken with children as all of the windows upstairs are at floor level. Kitchen range cooker, integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave and coffee machine. Utility room with washing machine and sink. TV/DVD and surround sound system in lounge, TV in kitchen, TV s in Master bedroom and twin bedroom. Electric and central heating included. Wi Fi included. Wood burner first basket of logs included. Towels for hire. Enclosed garden with patio, seating and gas BBQ. Roadside parking for 1 car. Wi Fi included. Regret no pets. Shop and family pub within walking distance and beach 15 miles.


• Bedrooms: 3
• Bathrooms: 2
• Sleeps: 6
• Changeover day: Saturday
• Star rating: 4
• Additional features: Enclosed garden / patio: Yes
• Open fire / woodburner: Yes
• Internet access: Yes
• Pub nearby: Yes
• Shop nearby: Yes
• Family friendly: Yes
• Cottage: Yes
• Does not allow pets: Yes
• Towels for hire: Yes
• Travel cot available: Yes
• Highchair available: Yes

Drovers Run

Chard, Dorset

Sleeps Sleeps: 2,    

Price from £311.00-£POA     Ref RURdrorun

Drovers Run
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Delightful Drovers Run sits surrounded by the beautiful rolling hills of the Forde Abbey Estate, and is nestled on the borders of Dorset, Devon and Somerset. Step inside this delightful timber clad home where you will discover a charming and luxurious open-plan space, ideal for couples or singles alike.


Bird Watching, Cycling, Walking, , , , WiFi, Some Ground Floor, DH Starter Pack, Dog Free, Ground Floor Bedroom, Log Burner/Open Fire, On Site Parking