The small, rural village of Edington is situated between Glastonbury and Bridgwater, and is an excellent base for exploring this historic and beautiful part of England.
On the edge of the Polden Hills and Somerset Levels, the open landscape is perfect for cycling, bird watching, fishing and walking.
The Quantocks, the Mendips and the cities of Bath and Wells are all within easy reach.
The Granary is a super holiday cottage in the grounds of the owner's' extensive home.
Pristine gardens conceal a solar heated plunge pool (available 1st May until 10th September by prior arrangement with the owner).
Inside, the living space is open plan, with lofty ceilings, feature stone walls and glazed doors which look over the garden.
From the neat kitchen, steep stairs lead to the bright and airy bedroom on the mezzanine.
About the location
Burnham-on-Sea 9 miles; Glastonbury 10 miles; Taunton 11 miles.
The town of Bridgwater is an interesting destination with a bustling shopping centre. Being situated close to the Mendip Hills in the North and the Quantocks to the West, the town has several buildings of historical interest, an excellent selection of restaurants and pubs and is notable for the annual Bridgwater Illuminated Carnival in November using over 20,000 light bulbs resulting in a mesmerising display of colour, sound and entertainment. Cheddar is only a few miles away as is Glastonbury, home of King Arthur and pop festivals. The fascinating wetland areas surrounding Bridgwater are internationally renowned for wintering wildfowl and wading birds and support numerous species of breeding birds. Nearby Shapwick Heath is an excellent example of a wetland nature reserve well worth a visit, as is the Steart Marshes on the Bridgwater Bay National Nature Reserve comprising of 2564 hectares of bird and wildlife havens. Bridgwater offers the holidaymaker a rich variety of activities both rural and urban and is conveniently placed for all visitors.
Note: Maximum two adults. The Granary has steep, narrow stairs and therefore may not suitable for those with limited mobility. Babies and children from 0 to 6 years not allowed