- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
This modern cottage is located in the centre of Watchet, a charming coastal port in North Somerset. This Watchet cottage is bright and cheerful and is an ideal place for a family holiday. The open plan living area is furnished in an attractive style with comfy leather sofas, laminate flooring throughout and a compact kitchen along with two bedrooms. At the rear of this Watchet cottage is a pretty, planted courtyard garden with seating, perfect for sitting and listening to the tinkle of yacht masts at the marina, which is just a couple of minutes' walk away. Watchet has much to offer the visitor including elegant shops, the marina, a beach rich in reptile fossils and ammonites, and an interesting heritage trail. Watchet is on the West Somerset Railway line, a heritage railway with steam trains running through 20 miles of beautiful countryside and connecting Watchet with Dunster and Minehead. Dunster has a beautiful castle overlooking its narrow village streets and Minehead has colourful and vibrant tourist attractions by the sea. A stay in this lovely Watchet cottage will give you a wonderful view into the hidden secrets of the Somerset coastline.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
Gas central heating. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Allocated off road parking for 1 car in nearby public car park. Private courtyard garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk.
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About the location
Minehead 9 miles.
Watchet is a delightful, small Somerset harbour village with a maritime history going back over two millennia, where visitors may enjoy the variety of quaint shops on offer and watch the boats in the marina. Watchet attracts railway enthusiasts from all around as The West Somerset Railway, twenty miles of preserved steam railway, passes through Watchet, and continues through stunning scenery to the coastal town of Minehead, approximately 9 miles away. There are superb walks along the coast from Watchet, while towards St Audries in the east, the Quantock Hills rise to 1,000 feet above the sea and the Brendon Hills and Exmoor are to the west, within easy reach. Explore the many pretty coastal and inland villages including Porlock, with its steep hill and pretty winding streets, Dunster with its dramatic castle perched above the historic village and the busy resort of Minehead with its sandy beach, golf course and traditional seaside attractions. This is an excellent choice of holiday destination for rural beauty, dramatic coastline and splendid walking.