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Shave farm cottage

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Ilminster, Somerset, England
Shave farm cottage has a large open plan living area and two large en suite bedrooms. A modern fully equipped kitchen complements the contemporary design of the new barn conversion. The cottage has its own large garden complete with trampoline and slide, and its very own private hot tub. Ideal for relaxing in while enjoying a glass of wine and watching the world go by!

The cottage is on a working dairy farm and guests are welcome to observe milkings, help feed calves or collect fresh eggs from our free range chickens.
Listing #HL119927
About the Owner
Kate L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2010
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Shave farm cottage is outstanding, Decorated throughout to an extremely high spec. The two ensuite bedrooms were very spacious as was the open plan kitchen/ living room and the covered hot tub was spectacular. The location was perfect for touring Somerset and surrounding counties. Thank...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank CMxxxx
xbredcows, VR Owner at Shave farm cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you Caroline, it was great having you all to stay. James & I would love to welcome you all again anytime.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2017
xbredcows, VR Owner at Shave farm cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017


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Reviewed 21 January 2017

We found this by reviews on trip advisor. What an amazing farm. The owners were so accommodating and approachable. We were there with our 2 young children and grandparents. The children were entertained by James on many occasion with the tractor and milking of the...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Graham O
xbredcows, VR Owner at Shave farm cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Hi Graham, We're really glad you all enjoyed your stay and are always happy to have the children join in. It would be great to welcome you all back to Shave Farm and introduce you all to our new goats! Kate.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    2 Fulls
    1 Sofa
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Shave farm cottage price includes linen, towels,hot water, electricity and heating.
And the all important HOT TUB.

A third deposit will be taken at the time of booking, the rest to follow six weeks before arrival.
A 20% discount is available for 2 people using just 1 of the ensuite bedrooms.
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About the neighbourhood
Ilminster is an old market town full of independently run shops. Theres a wonderful period looking draper and costumier called Dyers as well as a great butchers, Bonners selling all local cuts of meat.

Haynes motor museum, The fleet air arm museum, Glastonbury tor, Wookey hole caves, Bicton park gardens, Tropiqaria zoo are all but a few of the attractions so close by. We are also only a 20 minute drive away from Somersets county cricket ground and Taunton race course.
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How to get there
Shave Farm cottage is just 20 minutes From the M5 ( J25), and two minutes from the A303.

Exeter airport is just a 40 minute drive and Bristol airport is an hour away while Heathrow and London are a 2/3 hour drive.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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