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The Woodcroft, contemporary open plan home with countryside views

28 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
New in 2011, The Woodcroft is a well appointed modern chalet on one floor with an open plan kitchen, diner and sitting area. Through the french windows is a decking area with amazing views over the surrounding countryside. There is plenty of parking and lots of open space to walk around in. A couple of minutes walk from the property is the canal and here you can walk, cycle,or boat to either Taunton or Bridgwater. There are some lovely villages with great pubs and a farm nearby where you can buy some local Somerset Cider. Lyme Regis, Wookey Hole, Clarks Shopping Village, Glastonbury, Minehead and The Quantocks are all within easy reach by car. The local wildlife on the Levels including Herons and Cranes is legendary....New in 2011, The Woodcroft is a well appointed modern chalet on one floor with an open plan kitchen, diner and sitting area. Through the french windows is a decking area with amazing views over the surrounding countryside. There is plenty of parking and lots of open space to walk around in. A couple of minutes walk from the property is the canal and here you can walk, cycle,or boat to either Taunton or Bridgwater. There are some lovely villages with great pubs and a farm nearby where you can buy some local Somerset Cider. Lyme Regis, Wookey Hole, Clarks Shopping Village, Glastonbury, Minehead and The Quantocks are all within easy reach by car. The local wildlife on the Levels including Herons and Cranes is legendary.More
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About the Owner
Katie C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2012
Interaction with guests
We have a key safe on the wall outside the holiday chalet which means that you are free to arrive whenever you like, after the 3.00 p.m. check-in. We are close by and will assist if there is anything you need, but we do respect your privacy and will leave you to your own devices. On the other hand if you would like to come and meet us, then you are more than welcome.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the chalet was perfect, our privacy was respected, very comfortable accommodation in beautiful gardens. Great walks by the canal which our dog loved and a yummy home made victoria sponge greeting our arrival. Thankyou.

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Dreamer23362501510
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good base for exploring the area but we found the A361 too noisy both day and night. We were very disappointed to find the beautiful views from our chalet obscured by tall shrubs and trees and not as in the promotional photographs. We did not...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Grandma117
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Reviewed 3 July 2019

Beautiful cottage, extremely well equipped, Nicely decorated. Next to owner's house yet very good privacy. Very good communications with the owners. The only fly in the ointment is may be the position of the cottage as it is located only 20 yards from busy A361,...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Heinrich M
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

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Date of stay: November 2018
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Stayed for 4 nights, very happy with the level of accommodation. Very clean, well equipped & secure. A good base to explore Somerset & West Dorset. Minehead, Lyme Regis & a great many other locations are within a short distance although be prepared for some...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Leavesden92
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Highchair
Dryer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
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Would you recommend this holiday rental to someone looking for a modern style property?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
The Woodcroft is situated on the edge of the Somerset Levels. Here you can enjoy a wealth of wildlife such as the Cranes recently introduced back into this country and Herons. The Taunton and Bridgwater Canal is a 2 minute walk from the property where you can walk or cycle or visit the tearooms and take a boat trip. The very picturesque village of North Curry is only 5 minutes in the car with a great shop and post office and lovely old pub. The Newt Beer Festival is held every year in the nearby village of North Newton in the grounds of Maunsel House as seen on T.V. Somerset carnivals are unique and a must in the Autumn, with Bridgwater being the largest lit procession in the world. Quite spectacular!
Getting around
We do have a bus stop about 50 yards on the other side of the road, but most of our guests bring a car. The Taunton to Bridgwater canal is a 2 minute walk and includes a cycle path, so great if you want to bring your bikes. The train station is in Taunton which is about 6 miles away. We can provide transport to and from if you wish.
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