The Cygnet

Haselbury Plucknett near Crewkerne, Dorset and Somerset (Ref. 18968)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Rating

    

  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A delightful, semi-detached stable conversion, set on the main village road within the conservation area of the quaintly named South Somerset village of Haselbury Plucknett, just two miles from Crewkerne. This Haselbury Plucknett holiday cottage has been furnished to a good standard and is well-equipped, offering a comfortable holiday base for a couple or a small family. Thought to date back to the 18th century, this Haselbury Plucknett holiday cottage was once used to stable the horses for the adjacent former Swan Inn, now the owner's home, and later used to make beer barrels. Today this clever conversion creates a comfortable, light and airy holiday base, with a warming woodburner to come back to after your busy days' out. The rear patio offers visitors a peaceful and private outdoor space and is the perfect place to take refreshment while you plan your holiday adventures! Locally, you can explore the attractive village and sample specialities including West Country beers and ciders from the nearby pub, walk by the River Parrett or cycle along the Somerset lanes and South Somerset Cycle Route, all within easy reach of your Haselbury Plucknett holiday cottage. Being so close to the Dorset border makes this an ideal location for touring this lovely area and a short drive from your Haselbury Plucknett cottage are numerous attractions to visit, ranging from Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum and the Haynes Motor Museum to Cricket St Thomas's lake and gardens and Montecute House. With so much to see and do and the Dorset Jurassic Coast offering visitors to the area stunning scenic coastline and sandy beaches, this cottage in Haselbury Pluckett is a wonderful base for enjoying all Somerset has to offer.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner and stable door to private patio.

Amenities

Electric central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, CD/radio, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Undercover bike storage. Rear private patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 15 mins walk, pub 5 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

HASELBURY PLUCKNETT

Crewkerne 2 miles; Yeovil 7 miles; Bridport 13 miles.

The quaintly named south Somerset village of Haselbury Plucknett, named after a hazel grove and the medieval land owners, can be found just two miles north east of Crewkerne, close to the Dorset border. The village is surrounded by an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with the River Parrett and Liberty trails offering lovely walks; Haselbury Plucknett is a great touring base with plenty to see and do within easy reach, catering for all tastes. Within a few miles, Montecute House or Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum will not disappoint visitors to the area, whilst the scenic Dorset Jurassic Coast offers a splendid day out with sandy beaches at Lyme Regis, sea fishing from West Bay and even fossil hunting! Alternatively, take a memorable trip to ancient Glastonbury, the Somerset Levels or Wookey Hole. This is an attractive Somerset village offering a splendid year round holiday base.

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