The Cottage At Catford House

Huish Champflower, Taunton, Somerset, Countryside

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

The Cottage at Catford House benefits from a private drive leading to ample parking next to a large south facing lawn area of garden with outstanding views.

Steps lead down from the parking area to a secluded courtyard patio area in front of the cottage. Table and chairs are provided for al fresco dining.

Downstairs Description

The open-plan living and dining room has a NEW two seated leather reclining sofa, and one comfortable single chair. The inglenook fireplace has a NEW Wood Warm Log burner (one basket of logs provided, along with kindling, firelighters and matches). A NEW electric radiator provides the back ground heating for the living and dining area. There is a smart TV and an excellent fibre broadband connection.

Conveniently close to the dining area the recently refurbished and fully equipped kitchen has electric hob and oven, built in fridge and a Bosch dishwasher.

First Floor Description

Stairs from the ground floor lead up to the large open plan, double aspect bedroom, tastefully furnished, with a super king size double bed, which can be made up as two single beds on request .

The en-suite shower room, comprises an electric shower, a recently installed heated towel rail, low level WC and wash basin with electric light and shaver point over. All recently decorated and refurbished.

Dogs Welcome
Wi-Fi/Broadband
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Romantic Hideaway
Tourist Attractions:
  • Tropiquaria Zoo: Tropiquaria Animal & Adventure Park, a great day out for adults and children of all ages. Hold a snake or creepie-crawly in the Tropical Hall, visit the amazing puppet show and the aquarium. Outside play for hours on the full-size pirate ships or in the Indoor Play Castle. Visit website
  • Dunster Castle: An ancient castle and comfortable country home with dramatic vistas and subtropical gardens. Dramatically sited on a wooded hill, a castle has existed here since at least Norman times, with an impressive medieval gatehouse and ruined tower giving a reminder of its turbulent history. Visit website
  • West Somerset Railway: It is Britain’s longest “Heritage” Railway running from Bishops Lydeard to the coast at Minehead. There are nine restored stations en route serving a variety of destinations. The railway runs special themed trains throughout the year and large-scale events. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • Lowtrow Cross Inn: We serve local ales, ciders, fine wines and a wide variety of high standard meals. In the summertime our beer garden is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing drink outdoors Visit website
  • The Farmers Arms In Coombe Florey: Our team have produced a new vibrant and fresh menu using the best locally sourced produce. Our kitchen boasts a charcoal (we even make our own charcoal) fired Josper oven which is famous the world over for producing the most succulent steaks, fish dishes etc. Visit website
Food Stores:
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Wimbleball Lake Country Park Outdoor Activity Centre, Dulverton: With something for the whole family to enjoy, even the dog! Enjoy a wide range of activities both on and off the water including windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, high ropes, archery, bushcraft, cycling and walking. Visit website
  • Hiring Bicycles In The Exmoor Area: Exmoor Adventures: You can book a mountain bike adventure! Visit website
  • Minehead & West Somerset GC: Minehead and West Somerset Golf Club is a great classic links course set against the rugged backdrop of the Brendon Hills with captivating sea views. If you're seeking a great round of golf, in a superb location, this is the place. Visit website