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Oxbarton

Nempnett Thrubwell near Blagdon, Somerset (Ref. 974391)

5.0

Manor Cottages rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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39 Customer Review(s)

  • Julie

    “We stayed at Oxbarton from 21st -28th Jan 2024.”

    The hosts Janet and Pete introduced themselves when we arrived and were very welcoming. The Barn was warm and cosy.The fridge was full of local produce eggs,milk and cheese and flowers on the table. The Barn contained EVERYTHING and more you could possibly require for your stay.It was spotlessly clean and decorated to a high spec. Beautiful outlook and a perfect base to visit Bristol,Clevedon ,Wells and both Blagdon Lake and Chew Valley. Yeo Valley HQ is nearby serving great food with an ...

    The hosts Janet and Pete introduced themselves when we arrived and were very welcoming. The Barn was warm and cosy.The fridge was full of local produce eggs,milk and cheese and flowers on the table. The Barn contained EVERYTHING and more you could possibly require for your stay.It was spotlessly clean and decorated to a high spec. Beautiful outlook and a perfect base to visit Bristol,Clevedon ,Wells and both Blagdon Lake and Chew Valley. Yeo Valley HQ is nearby serving great food with an amazing view. We will certainly be back to stay and recommend to friends.

    - Julie, January 2024

Summary

  • All ground floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with a shower over bath, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
  • Oil underfloor heating, woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with freeview, Wi-Fi and DVD
  • Fuel, power and starter pack inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair available on request
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Lockable storage
  • Enclosed patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 3 miles
  • Note: Poor mobile phone signal in area
  • Note: This property is a Friday changeover only
  • Note: Bats known to be roosting at property

The property

Oxbarton is nestled in stunning Somerset countryside in the hamlet of Nempnett Thrubwell, near the village and lake of Blagdon and just 45 minutes from the historic cities of Bristol and Bath.

Fully renovated in tasteful fashion, the converted barn offers comfortable, well-equipped accommodation, ideal for those who like the best of both worlds – the beauty of the Mendip Hills, three cathedral cities, coastline and fishing lakes are all available nearby.

Enter this homely retreat and feel instantly welcome, its open-plan living area boasts a light and airy feel with high vaulted ceilings, exposed wooden beams and light-filled windows enhancing your relaxing space.

A stunning woodburner completes the snug sitting area wonderfully, and you will find an immaculate and well-equipped kitchen area which sets you up for a holiday in rural Somerset.

Oxbarton's two bedrooms consist of a thoughtfully decorated, inviting twin room and a fabulous king-size bedroom which is lined with striking wooden beams and is flooded with natural light from the number of windows along one side.

Luscious countryside engulfs this cosy cottage; you can appreciate it from your private lawn or from a lovely patio area which is perfect for an alfresco meal.

Your nearest amenities lie close by in the welcoming village of Blagdon, a place of much interest as well as a couple of pubs, shops and a café.

Neighbouring Chew Stoke and Chew Magna are in the other direction with pubs and shops also to enjoy.

Every taste and interest is catered for in the surrounding area; countryside lovers have the Mendip Hills, while a traditional day by the sea can be enjoyed at Weston-super-Mare just 12 miles away.

Two remarkable cities also lie within driving distance; Bristol and Bath are well worth a visit with their striking architecture and wide variety of first-class amenities and attractions.

A well-presented cottage in an ideally central Somerset location.

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About the location

NEMPNETT THRUBWELL

Blagdon 3.5 miles; Chew Magna 4.5 miles.

Nempnett Thrubwell is a small hamlet, facing south to Blagdon Lake & the Mendip Hills. It is formed of a scattering of farms & houses, a church & village hall. In terms of amenities, the nearby villages of Blagdon and Chew Magna offer pubs, convenience stores & cafes. World class fishing is available at the nearby Blagdon Lake & Chew Valley Lake is only 10 minutes drive away. The Mendip Hills & Cheddar Gorge offer excellent opportunities for walking and cycling, with stunning views over the Somerset Levels. In the surrounding area there is certainly something to suit every taste, including a day at the seaside with Weston Super-Mare just 13 miles away. The city of Wells with it's wonderful cathedral lies 25mins south, with mystical Glastonbury just beyond. The striking cities of Bath & Bristol are within easy reach, with their wealth of Georgian architecture, the
Bristol Harbourside, museums & gardens.

Note: This property is a Friday changeover only.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas