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The Pen

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Priddy, near Wells, Somerset
Grade 3 Star rating
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Description

All on one level, perfect for a couple, this compact cottage is close to Cheddar, Wells and Glastonbury.


All on one level, this compact detached holiday cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway and for touring the glorious and varied attractions of Somerset. It is a five-minute stroll from an award-winning village pub and a popular farm shop with a café and bakery. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty midway between Wells and Cheddar, Priddy is the highest village on top of the Mendip Hills and an ideal base for walkers and nature lovers, or those who just want to relax away from it all. The village has a reputation for friendliness and hospitality, with its annual Folk Festival being recognised as ‘the friendliest festival in England’. The whole area is one of immense historical and geological interest; the hurdle stack on the village Green is a distinctive landmark, as are the Nine Barrows (burial mounds) visible on the horizon from various vantage points.

Among the many places of interest to visit are nearby Wells cathedral in England’s smallest city, Cheddar Gorge and caves, Wookey Hole and Ebbor Gorge. A short drive away are Glastonbury Tor, Clarks Village retail outlet at Street, King John’s Hunting Lodge in pretty Axbridge, and Kilver Court Designer Outlet at Shepton Mallet. Longleat, several National Trust properties including Montacute House and Stourhead, the Georgian Heritage city of Bath with its beautiful architecture, Roman baths, abbey and fine selection of shops and restaurants, Bristol with its harbourside attractions and regency Clifton, are all less than an hour away. Excellent beaches and seaside entertainment can be enjoyed at Weston Super Mare and Brean, and there are many charming villages to be explored. Several golf clubs are available locally together with horse riding, mountain biking, gliding, coarse fishing and trout fishing at Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes.

The Pen is a small self-contained apartment in the owners’ garden so they are on hand for any information. The property is approached up six steps from the parking area, and has a pleasant paved seating area outside. Shop and pubs 400 yards, restaurants 5 miles.

6 steps to entrance. All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. 1 double bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet.

Oil underfloor central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Freeview TV. DVD. Selection of books and games. Induction hob. Electric oven. Microwave. Fridge/freezer. Wi-Fi. Patio with sitting-out area and furniture. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking. NB: 3 steps in garden.

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Features

  • Bungalow
    Bungalow
  • Detached Property
    Detached Property
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Wifi
    Wifi
  • All En-suite
    All En-suite
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
    Shower Cubicle

Customer Comments

  • 7

    28/07/2017
    Confirmed guest, 21/07/2017
    Having a washing machine and a laundry rack would have been nice. The decor was rather poor.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner: The Pen is simply too small for these items, although a washing airer with pegs is provided in the shower room. We always tell our guests that if there is anything they need - including washing - they only have to ask. There are also launderettes in both Wells and Cheddar.

  • 8

    03/06/2017
    Confirmed guest, 02/06/2017
    A refreshing break from London. The Pen was comfortable, the owners friendly and helpful, the village peaceful. Easy to get to local places of interest by car.


  • 10

    06/06/2017
    Confirmed guest, 29/05/2017
    Great little cottage, local farm shop - great for breakfast


  • 8

    17/06/2017
    Confirmed guest, 26/05/2017
    Beautiful cottage and all mod cons. Owner next door very helpful. Would definitely go again.


  • 10

    22/05/2017
    Confirmed guest, 19/05/2017
    1st Class cottage, perfect location for everything, walking, sight seeing etc. Walk straight from the cottage, the car stayed put.


  • 10

    23/04/2017
    Confirmed guest, 17/04/2017
    Great place for 2 and the dog. Just the right size, quiet and peaceful no street lights awesome.walking distance to the pub which allow dogs and serve good pub grub. Great local walks and short drive to cheddar, wells and if you want retail therapy street shopping village is about half an hours drive.


  • 10

    05/04/2017
    Confirmed guest, 31/03/2017
    Fantastic little cottage. Nice and warm, comfortable, quiet and has everything you need. Owners friendly and helpful. Local pub is a 10 min walk and has tasty and reasonably priced food. Would highly recommend.


  • 10

    18/02/2017
    Confirmed guest, 17/02/2017
    Loved it, would love to go back!


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9.3 out of 10 – based on 16 reviews collected by Reevoo
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