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The Old Cow Shed

Banwell, Somerset (Ref. 1078660)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
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The property

Tucked away in the Somerset countryside is this rustic detached bungalow, The Old Cow Shed.

Perfect for a couple looking to get away from it all, the property is a barn conversion resting on a quaint farm, with easy access to the coast and Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Upon arriving at the cottage, you will be delighted at the sight of the sweet ducks across the way from the property, along with handy ample off-road parking.

Enter into a well-equipped kitchen that has been fitting with all your essentials for you to rustle up some home-cooked favourites, to be enjoyed at the table for two in the living/dining room.

In the evening, snuggle up with your loved one on the sofa as you catch up about your rural excursions and put on your favourite movie on the TV.

The double bedroom is situated down the hallway and is the perfect space to bring the day to a close, enjoy a well-deserved rest in the tastefully furnished space.

The shower room is located nearby and contains everything you need to get ready for a day out, including a walk-in shower.

The private rear courtyard is the perfect place to enjoy a candlelit dinner for two under the clear countryside skies.

Banwell is a great location and is home to your amenities, why not enjoy a date night at the pleasant Bell Inn or The Brewers Arms, or spend the day exploring the once-glorious ruins of the Druid's Temple and Banwell Tower?

For a fun-packed day out, venture to Weston-super-Mare and bask in the sun on its stretch of golden sands, play a competitive game of golf at the beachside course, or enjoy the eateries and amusements on the Grand Pier.

Travel further to the city of Bristol and stroll along the River Avon, walk across the Clifton Suspension Bridge and admire the extraordinary views, or venture into the city and visit the Maritime Museum, Brunel's SS Great Britain.

Those looking to get back to nature will enjoy exploring the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and walking along the Cheddar Gorge Path or visit the city of Bath for a day of culture and stunning architecture.

For an idyllic break in the Somerset countryside with your loved one, book The Old Cow Shed today.


  • All-ground-floor
  • One double bedroom
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room
  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge/freezer
  • TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot available on request
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Rear courtyard with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 0.5 miles, pub 0.7 miles
  • Note: Though the property is on one level, there are steps up to the front door

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About the location


Weston-super-Mare 6.1 miles; Bristol 17 miles.

Resting in the North of Somerset is the friendly village of Banwell, a great place for those looking to escape from the hustle and bustle of life. The village is home to several amenities, including: a convenience store, eateries, local shops and the Bell Inn pub, a place that is loved by the locals and boasts delicious pizzas. Banwell is a history lover's haven as it's home to numerous ruins, the Druids Temple and Pebble Summerhouse, along with the gorgeous plains of Banwell Hillfort. Nature lovers will enjoy walking through Banwell Wood, along with the Cheddar Gorge Walk Path, where they can spot abundant wildlife and admire the gorgeous Somerset scenery. Visitors can stroll along the River Banwell before enjoying a game at the bowling green or watching a match at the Riverside Football Club. Banwell has easy access to the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, perfect for those looking to enjoy a beachfront holiday, the town is home to the golden sands of Weston-super-Mare Beach where visitors can spend the day in the sun or enjoying the attractions the beach's pier has to offer. Outdoor enthusiasts will be pleased to know that Banwell is located within the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, where one can enjoy walking tours, paddle boarding and even an exclusive balloon flight experience! The village has additional access to the city of Bristol, providing visitors with even more attractions to visit.

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This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
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  • Christmas