Kingham Cottage is a beautiful period detached stone cottage with lovely views, parking and a sheltered patio.
Kingham Cottage is just two miles from the centre of the fabulous historic city of Bath.
The characterful living room has a wood-burner effect gas stove for extra warmth.
There is a lovely kitchen/dining-room.
Stairs to the first floor lead up from the corner of the living room.
The cottage is in a very pretty hamlet at the top of a lovely valley, just two miles from Bath. There is a pub within walking distance in Monkton Combe - just down the hill.
The kitchen is well-equipped, a friendly home from home.
There is plenty of room for the dining-table.
Start the day in style; try the Darling Deli just a short walk uphill in Combe Down for a classic cooked breakfast.
This is the double bedroom which has views to the front of the cottage and across the valley.
The bedroom has lovely exposed stone walls and a tall beamed ceiling.
This is the twin room - equally pretty with its beamed ceiling,
The twin bedroom has plenty of space.
A large Velux window brings in plenty of light
The two bedrooms are at opposite ends of the first floor corridor.
The family bathroom, with roll top bath and separate shower cubicle.
Even this room is filled with character,
This is another view of the front of the cottage, The patio is tucked between the stone wall and the cottage and a path leads down the side to the front door.
This seating area is private and sheltered.
Another little garden area next to the kitchen window.
The incredible Abbey at the heart of Bath, next to the famous Roman Baths.
What a city to visit - something for everyone, history, shopping, eating out.
This cottage is the perfect base for a really peaceful and relaxing break.

Kingham Cottage


2.1 miles S of Bath / Sleeps 4 + cot

7 Nights from £461 - £870

The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

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


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


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 explore this stunning location and you'll get to experience one of the longest cycling tunnels in the UK.

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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