- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Games Room
This quaint cottage, dating back to the mid-19th century, is located in a quiet terrace in the popular seaside village of Watchet in West Somerset. Full of character and charm, this cosy Watchet cottage has been lovingly restored to provide an ideal base for exploring the spectacular West Somerset coast. The front door opens straight into the kitchen of this Watchet cottage, which then leads through into the comfy sitting room with dining area and a door to the sunny rear courtyard. On the second floor, a games room with pool table is wonderful for younger guests as well as the young at heart! This Watchet cottage enjoys a enclosed courtyard garden to the rear, superb for breakfast in the early morning sun, and is only a stone’s throw from Watchet’s harbour and village amenities. Take in Watchet’s relaxed village life, and as you sit by the esplanade with an ice cream, enjoy the fabulous views across the bay to Wales. A short drive from your Watchet cottage is the popular town of Minehead, offering traditional seaside fun, and close by is spectacular Exmoor National Park, where you have the opportunity to ride an Exmoor pony or wander amongst spectacular stretches of Lorna Doone countryside. Explore the many small Somerset villages offering traditional pubs, fairs and markets, and pick up some local produce to take home and cook a delicious feast in your wonderful Watchet cottage. A great base for touring the south west and beyond.
Over three floors. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area. Second floor games room with 3ft pool table.
Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pubs 10 mins walk. Harbour 10 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.