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Rose Cottage

Tatworth near Chard, Somerset (Ref. 14229)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


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39 Customer Review(s)

  • Mr Twist

    “Whilst we spent an enjoyable week at Rose Cottage, for us there were a few issues which, in our opinion, prevented giving high marks.”


    Access to the upstairs bathroom from main bedroom during the night was difficult for people with mobility problems as it entails descending several steps and the ascending several steps, whereas normally we would expect the bathroom to be on the same level. Access to showers on both levels proved far from easy, the shower on 1 st floor was in the bath whereas the shower on ground floor was a little on the small side. Had these factors been flagged up in the property details it is likely we would have looked elsewhere. We would stress however that these experiences are from a purely personal point of view due to some mobility issues and overall did not spoil our experience.

    - Mr Twist, October 2020

The property

An attractive, link-detached period cottage, hidden down a winding single track lane within the South Somerset village of Tatworth also known as South Chard, just three miles from Chard, close to the borders with Dorset and Devon.

This Chard cottage has been renovated to a very good standard to provide couples and small family groups with a perfect home-from-home Somerset village holiday experience.

The cosy Chard holiday cottage has three bedrooms with windows overlooking the charming small garden and adjacent little lane, together with both a bath and shower room, a kitchen with dining area and stairs leading to the first floor and a charming sitting room which benefits from a warming woodburner.

The attractive small garden of this Chard holiday cottage offers a front, sunny walled patio; a restful place to relax and plan your day's activities.

Locally, there are lovely rural walks to be had, whilst a short drive takes you into nearby Chard which offers an array of interesting shops, inns and restaurants.

Within easy reach of this Chard cottage there are several historic houses and well-tended gardens to visit, including Barrington Court, Forde Abbey and Montecute House, alternatively take the easy drive south towards the market town of Axminster, and then on to the scenic Jurassic Coast, where a visit to the friendly seaside resort of Lyme Regis makes a lovely day out.

A delightful Chard holiday cottage offering a perfect base for enjoying South Somerset, East Devon and West Dorset.

Note: This property is adjacent to Ref. 925543, together they sleep 9.


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 2 x single (one with pull-out stacker bed)
  • Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC
  • Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with woodburner.
  • Gas central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Gas and electricity inc. in rent, wood for woodburner can be purchased in local shop 5 mins walk away
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Private front patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop walk
  • Note - Property unable to accept bookings taken within 5 days of Holiday date
  • Note - No work groups
  • Note: There is a pub in walking distance ( 5-10 mins)

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About the location


Chard 3 miles.

The delightful Somerset village of Tatworth, sometimes known as South Chard, is quietly situated close to the borders of both Devon and Dorset. There are many attractive properties locally, including ancient cob and thatched houses, and there are many local walks and cycle routes close by. The nearby lively town of Chard, just three miles away, offers a good selection of shops and a variety of restaurants and inns. The surrounding countryside close to the Chard reservoir offers an interesting habitat for wildlife and birds, a super place for nature lovers to spend time. Whilst there's a wealth of interesting country houses and gardens to visit nearby, including the National Trust's Barrington Court, Montecute House and Forde Abbey. Alternatively, take the easy drive to Dorset and Devon’s scenic Jurassic Coast or the short drives to Lyme Regis, West Bay, Sidmouth and Beer. An interesting holiday base at any time of the year.

Region Information

Note - Property unable to accept bookings taken within 5 days of Holiday date. Note - No work groups.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas

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