BATCH COTTAGE

Batch COTTAGE

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Compton Martin, Somerset, BS40 6JB

Contact info:

Please email Luca for availability and to book.

lucaleonard@icloud.com

07813 850872


Sleeps 6 (+2) 

Renovated to a very high standard, our traditional stone cottage blends contemporary design with original features sleeping up to 8.  In a pretty rural village in the Chew Valley and at the foothills of the Mendip Hills, Compton Martin is in an area of outstanding natural beauty.  The cottage sits next to the village church, opposite the village pond and Post Office. It's location is perfect for a relaxing  family holiday, with nearby Cheddar Gorge and Wookey Hole or for walking, cycling, fishing and shooting groups connecting with nature and looking for a base to explore the West Country. The Chew Valley boasts some wonderful eateries with it's highly recommended and award winning pubs and restaurants.

"A stylish and homely cottage. Well equipped and spacious. The children enjoyed exploring the playroom and we enjoyed exploring the village and local pub!" Rachel Cooper & family


FEATURES

  • Sleeps 6 + 2
  • 2 double bedrooms, 1 twin bedroom, 1 sofa bed
  • Bathroom with free standing bath, shower, basin & toilet
  • Fully equipped kitchen with range oven. Double aspect with view over the village pond and down through the village
  • Open plan living room diner with log burner, huge comfy sofa with foot rests, TV, Marshall amp music system, dining area seating 6
  • Downstairs utility room with shower, loo, washer/dryer

EXTRAS

  • Bicycles on request
  • Private cottage garden
  • Playroom with toys and games (sofa bed)
  • Highchair
  • 2 TV’s with Freeview
  • Wifi


PRICE LIST 

WEEKLY PRICE LIST

Friday - Friday generally preferred, but please do ask if you prefer different days

 

Low season

November – March (Excl. Christmas & New Year)

£725

 

Mid Season

April, May, June, September, October

(Excluding Spring Bank Holiday & Easter)

£800

 

High Season

July & August

Spring Bank Holiday & Easter break

£950

 

Christmas & New Year – Price on application

 

SHORT BREAKS

Minimum 3 nights

Friday - Monday, weekend breaks preferred, but please do ask if you prefer midweek, and we will try to accommodate you if available

 

November – March

£500

Other times (Excluding Christmas & New Year)

£550 - £650

 

RENTAL RULES

CHECK-IN TIME is after 3 P.M.

 

CHECKOUT is 10 A.M.

 

No early check-in or late check-out unless agreed with Luca

NO SMOKING anywhere in the property please.

PETS are permitted only with prior approval. £25 per pet fee applies. All pets must be on the lead at all times. Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up all pet mess. Pets are not allowed on furniture at any time or upstairs. Any evidence of pets on furniture may incur extra cleaning fees. No flees or allergies, fully vaccinated dogs only.

SECURITY/RESERVATION DEPOSIT

A security deposit of £250 is required. This must be received within five (5) days of booking the property. The deposit automatically converts to a security/damage deposit upon arrival. The deposit is NOT applied toward rent; however, it is fully refundable within (14) days of departure, provided the following provisions are met:

No damage is done to the property or its contents, beyond normal wear and tear. (If there is additional damage over the £150 cost, you are entitled to cover this, receipts will be produced)

All rubbish is placed in rubbish bin, and dirty dishes are placed in the dishwasher and cleaned.

All keys are left with the house keeper who will meet you at the property at 10am on the day of departure.

No bedding, towels, blankets or cushions are lost or damaged.

PAYMENT

The full rental charge is due 7 days before your arrival date

CANCELLATIONS

Cancellations that are made less than 7 days before the arrival date will not be refunded their deposit.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY

The maximum number of guests is limited to 8 persons.

MINIMUM STAY

The property requires a 3 night minimum stay.  Longer minimum stays may be required during holiday periods.  If a rental is taken for less than 3 days, the guests will be charged the 3 night rate.

INCLUSIVE FEES

All linens, towels and facilities are included in the rent.

DAILY CLEANING SERVICE

While linen and bath towels are included, a daily maid service is not included on the rental rate.  However it is available at an additional cost

 

PLACES TO VISIT & THINGS TO DO 

The Ring O Bells pub, a 5 minute walk through the village.  The modern British menu offers local and seasonal ingredients.  You can often see local game in the winter months and wild garlic from the Coombe in the Spring.  A traditional village pub with a beautifully landscaped sunny family garden.  In the winter the largest inglenook fireplace in the Valley is guaranteed to warm you up after a long winter’s walk!  Recently voted Best Community Pub in England & wales, 2014 Alistaire Sawday’s Guide and AA 4 Star Award for accommodation and food.

See the pub website for events and current menu’s www.ringobellscomptonmartin.co.uk

LAKES

Compton Martin lies between Blagdon and Chew Valley LakeFishing for trout is very popular on Blagdon Lake, and bird watching on Chew Valley Lake, the South West’s largest lake, with over 270 different recorded species.  There’s also a sailing club which is very popular. 

THE MENDIPS

Explore the Mendips many walks and cycle routes, and the ‘Mendip Pub Trail’ -  a 45 mile route connecting 6 pubs from the Butcombe Brewery (The Ring O Bells in the village being one of them)

CAVES

For families the legendary Wookey Hole caves are only 20 minutes away, and Cheddar Gorge and Caves just a minute drive.

WELLS

The historic city of Wells is 20 minutes over the top of the Mendips and has a market on Wednesdays and Saturdays, visit the Bishops Palace and the Cathedral.

WESTON-SUPER-MARE

Drive 25 minutes to the coastand Weston-Super-Mare beaches.

BATH SPA

25 minutes to the beautiful spa town Bath and visit the world famous Bath Spa  and shop in the many great independent boutiques.

PLACES TO EAT OUT

Beautiful country house Babington House (40 minutes), The Pig (15 minutes), Michelin star pub The Pony & Trap (10 minutes) The Epicurian 

GARDENS

In a beautiful setting near Blagdon Lake in Ubley (5 minutes) the organic gardens at Yeo Valley, Holt Farm is worth a visit, and sample home made cakes in their lovely tea rooms. 

CIDER

We’re in the heart of Cider country here in Somerset with local family cider makers Thatchers 20 minutes down the road.  Visit their shop in