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Park Gate House

Holiday Cottage in West Bagborough, Somerset

from £1,365 pwSleeps 12

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Park Gate House Summary

Parkgate house is a versatile and spacious country home with panoramic views of the Quantock Hills. The house is charmingly furnished with a wonderful farmhouse kitchen at its heart. The traditional AGA and Victorian style conservatory are perfect for gathering all the family together. The house has lots of space and is ideal for a larger party or group accommodation, with the games room having both a pool table, table football and Xbox. Or why not sit down and enjoy a good movie on the large flat screen TV.

The heart of the home is the wonderful farmhouse kitchen and for the chef's what could be better than collecting a fresh egg from the chicken coup for breakfast to set everyone up for the fun day ahead.

Even the pets are well catered for with their very own room and large dog flap leading to an enclosed outdoor kennel. The gardens extend to just over one with an above ground plunge pool to cool down in on a hot summers day, a trampoline, goalposts for a fun family kick about and an al fresco entertaining area for BBQs and tasty meals in the sun.

This lovely holiday home is in a pretty village surrounded by beautiful countryside just waiting to be explored and the area has been made famous by the Poets, Coleridge and Wordsworth who both lived and wrote here. If you feel like getting out and about there is a wonderful country pub within walking distance and you will be sure of plenty do in the area. Park Gate House is the perfect home away from home for a family getaway that you will want to revisit year after year.

If you would like some guidance from our team on this property or help in finding the ideal holiday property please call our team on 01227 464958 or email.

Park Gate House Holiday Accommodation

Park Gate House: sleeps 12 in 5 bedrooms. 2 King Size bedrooms with an additional single bed, 1 double, a children's room with bunk beds and 2 single beds and 1 twin bedroom - all on the first floor. 4 bathroom/shower rooms (3 en suite), Sitting room with wood burner, games room and dining room, Kitchen/ breakfast room, conservatory, large gardens with above ground swimming pool and parking for 7+ cars.

Sitting room with sofa seating for 8, Flat screen 50 inch TV, DVD, Free view. There is a further seating area in the games room with TV.

Reception/Games room with pool table, table football, 40" flat screen TV with DVD player and surround sound music system.

Dining area, seats 8 guests.

Farmhouse style kitchen, Oil fired Aga, dishwasher, washing machine, electric oven/hob/grill, double integrated fridge, microwave, kettle and toaster, iron and ironing board, high chair and travel cot. Open plan to:

Victorian style conservatory with table and further seating for 6

Ground floor, WC

Utility room housing washing machine and freezer, wine rack.

Boot Room ideal for pets with full size security dog flap, leading to an enclosed outside kennel with gate providing access to main garden. There is a dog's bed and bowls provided.

Bed Configuration

Master bedroom (sleeps 2) king size bed, flat screen TV with DVD

En suite bathroom

Double bedroom (sleeps 2) king size bed, flat screen TV/DVD

En suite shower

Double room (sleeps 3) double bed and additional single Futon

En suite shower

Children's room (sleeps 3) Bunk beds and 2 x single beds.

Twin/king size double bedroom (sleeps 2) with two 3ft zip link beds, can be separate for a twin room or zipped together to make a huge King size bed.

Family Bathroom four-piece suite including bath and shower cubicle


Central heating throughout


DVD's, books, games.

Local Information about West Bagborough, Somerset

Parkgate House is situated on the edge of the village of West Bagborough with the Quantock Hills rising behind. The first ever designated area of outstanding natural beauty. This area is famous for the poets Coleridge and Wordsworth who one lived and wrote here.

There is an exceptional local country pub with restaurant (walking distance) & village amenities a short drive away, making this the perfect location for a relaxing stay. The property offers access to a network of footpaths with stunning countryside, perfect for cycling and dog walks, all the local pubs are dog friendly too! There are also two local riding stables providing a leisurely trot for all the family straight onto the Quantocks. Nearby is Cedar Falls Health Spa a renowned spa. It is situated in a stunning location at the foot of the Quantock Hills. After all this country air and rural relaxation one might decide it's time to hit the beach. Minehead is a 25 minute drive away with its bustling seafront and golden sandy beaches. For a more tranquil dog friendly beach why not visit Kilve Beach a fifteen minute drive to the North.

Other local attractions include the West Somerset Steam Railway which stops at all the stations right up to Minehead including Watchet and Blue Anchor Harbour (Dogs are welcome on the train too!), Exmoor National Park, Hestercombe Gardens and Dunster Castle and Mill. The county town of Taunton is only fifteen minutes drive with many shops and restaurants as well as a weekly farmers market. A well stocked farm shop is only five minutes' drive at Bishops Lydeard with a wide range of deli items.

Further afield is the magnificent Cheddar gorge. Which rises to 450ft and spans three miles long making it the biggest gorge in the UK! There are plenty of activities to do here, from walking and cycling to the more extreme abseiling, climbing and adventure caving.

The Cathedral city of Exeter is only 35 minutes drive away, perfect for shopping and exploring. There are also lots of restaurants to please even fussy eaters, activities include theatres; sporting grounds; museums and the vast history of the cathedral and other city buildings.

There is another small Cathedral city called Wells, which is around forty minutes drive from Parkgate House. Explore it's fascinating medieval past and the unspoilt 13th Century cathedral in the heart of the city. Wells also has a bustling market put on twice a week, perfect for picking up a bargain or two on your stay.

For more ideas please visit our "things to do" on the website

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