View to the front of the property
Well-equipped, modern kitchen
Enjoy breakfast with views over the gardens
Light spacious lounge
Lounge area with door through to the kitchen
King-size bedroom on the first floor
Large king-size bedroom with TV and dressing table
Bedroom features with window seat
Private garden area with outdoor seating
Gravel parking in front of the property
1 / 10  View to the front of the property
2 / 10  Well-equipped, modern kitchen
3 / 10  Enjoy breakfast with views over the gardens
4 / 10  Light spacious lounge
5 / 10  Lounge area with door through to the kitchen
6 / 10  King-size bedroom on the first floor
7 / 10  Large king-size bedroom with TV and dressing table
8 / 10  Bedroom features with window seat
9 / 10  Private garden area with outdoor seating
10 / 10  Gravel parking in front of the property

Northdown Cottage,

Taunton (8.5mls S), Somerset
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
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Property code: NDOWN



Set within the Blackdown Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this recently converted detached property is situated next to the owners' home in the small Somerset village of Churchinford.

There are abundant country walks and nearby is the Otterhead Nature Reserve. Centrally located to provide easy access for places of interest in both counties of Somerset and Devon. Within an easy drive are the coastal towns and beaches of Lyme Regis, Seaton and Sidmouth. The market town of Wellington is located 5 miles away and the historic county town of Taunton is 8 miles with all the top high street names, restaurants and leisure entertainments. There is a community shop, selling locally sourced food including meat, eggs and vegetables and a public house centrally located in the village 0.5 miles away, 15 minutes walk.

The property offers ONE bedroom: king-size with Smart TV situated upstairs. The rest of the accommodation is all on the ground floor. Shower room: with large shower and WC. Lounge: large with stylish gas fire, comfy sofas, TV/DVD and Freeview. Kitchen: well-fitted and equipped with electric oven, gas hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher and microwave. Outside: door leads out from the kitchen to a small patio area with seating (good early morning sun) so ideal for morning coffee. Lawn areas at front and rear of the property with seating; afternoon and evening sun make it an ideal spot for an evening drink or BBQ (provided). Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. Regret no pets. Additional info: regret no babies or children. Location: beach 20 miles, pub and shop under 1 mile.

This property joined our collection in 2011 and is managed by Eloise.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
Overall equipment
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Reviewed by Jayne, 22nd June 2018

Just lovely. Ideal for couples.

Reviewed by Margaret, 18th May 2018

Great place to stay plenty of gardens & N T let alone the view from the cottage.

Reviewed by Bob, 10th February 2018


Reviewed by Suzanne, 24th October 2017

We enjoyed the peaceful location and accessibility to the local area. The hosts were very friendly and helpful.

Reviewed by Jon, 2nd October 2017

This cottage is situated just outside Taunton, ideal for exploring the area. The cottage is immaculate and has all you could need. The owners who live next door were very helpful.

Reviewed by Bernard, 22nd September 2017

Well located. Beautifully furnished. Sue and Bob the owners were very welcoming and helpfull with local details. Highly recommend this property.

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1/3 Deposit

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