Kingham Cottage is a beautiful period detached stone cottage with lovely views.
The living-room is so cosy, with a gas-fired wood-burner effect stove and lovely natural wooden floors.
A deep comfy sofa and armchairs make this a lovely room to relax in.
There is a feeling of calm and warmth the moment you step into the cottage.
The little patio catches the sun at the front of the cottage
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There is a sheltered patio at the front of the cottage and views right across the valley.
This is the dining-table at one end of the kitchen.
Stairs lead up from the living-room.
The kitchen has all that you will need for your stay here.
Throughout the cottage are lovely welcoming touches to make you feel at home.
This is the view at the front of the cottage just across the little road that leads down to the village pub!
The double bedroom is at the front of the cottage, with wooden floors, a wash-basin - and of course the lovely views.
The wash-basin is tucked behind the door.
At the other end of the cottage is the twin bedroom.
There are sloping ceilings and pretty beams adding character to the first floor rooms.
There is a deep roll-top bath to have a soak in.
The bathroom offers a shower as well. So good to have the choice.
This is the first floor landing with the double bedroom just in sight through the doorway.

Kingham Cottage

2928

2.1 miles S of Bath / Sleeps 4 + cot

7 Nights from £450 - £849

Nearest pub

The Forester and Flower (½ mile)

Located in the village of Combe Down, this historic bar and restaurant started it's life in 1870 as a brew house and coaching inn. In keeping with tradition you'll now find local brews and good food here.

Nearest beach

Weston-Super-Mare Beach (28 miles)

A traditional family seaside resort beach. If you get bored of building sandcastles, there are plenty of attractions to keep the family happy including the historic pier, sealife centre, miniature railway, landtrain and amusement arcades as well as Weston's famous donkeys.

Nearest walk

Bath Two Tunnels Circuit (¾ mile)

This 13 mile circular walk takes in the Kennet and Avon Canal and one of the longest cycling tunnels in the UK. Take a look at the handy Sustrans link for route details and further route information.

Nearest town

Bath (1 ½ miles)

A World Heritage Site due to the splendour of its architecture, including the spectacular Roman baths, Bath draws visitors from around the globe. Although steeped in history, Bath is a thoroughly modern city, too, with fantastic shopping, excellent dining and great entertainment courtesy of a lively music scene and the legendary Theatre Royal. Compact yet with plenty of green spaces, this is a city that begs you to get out of the car and explore by foot to discover the hidden Georgian gems such as the Royal Crescent and Circus.

Also nearby

Priory Park Landscape Gardens (½ mile)

This beautiful gardens is located in a valley with views overlooking Bath and the surrounding area. Visit the Palladian bridge and spend the day enjoying the peace and quiet. There's a Tea Shed for when you fancy refreshments. For information this is a National Trust site, there is no parking apart from disabled spaces and parking nearby is a bit hit and miss. It is quite hilly and dogs are welcome on a lead.

Stourhead (18 miles)

World famous landscaped gardens with a magnificent lake as centrepiece. Certainly worth a visit to see the classical temples, mystical grottoes and rare, exotic trees. Why not combine a walk around the garden with a visit to the house, restaurant and shop with opening time information available on their Web site.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Pascoe October 2014

Magical!

This is the most beautiful place you can imagine - the walk around the lake, dropping into the various buildings and grottoes, is breathtaking. All I can say is you really must visit.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Merriman September 2013

Superb

A wonderful must in Dorset. Great gardens and interesting house. Well worth a visit.

Bath Canal Bike Hire (1 ¼ miles)

If you hire a bike from here - a ride along the canal towpath is a must. Hiring a bike is a brilliant way to exlpore this stunning location.

Alexandra Park (1 ½ miles)

At eleven acres this is a pretty small park however it more than makes up for this with it's stunning views across the city, hills and woodland. There's a fairly hilly walk if you go on foot from the centre however there is free parking in designated areas and good disabled access. A kids play area, bowling green and outdoor table tennis are available.

Bath International Music Festival (1 ½ miles)

Ten glorious days of music and literature featuring an eclectic mix of performances taking place in a variety of locations throughout the city. See their Web site for programme details and ticket sales.

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