Pound Cottage

Langport, Somerset
  • 10+2
  • 5
  • Pet Friendly

A glorious, elegant thatched farmhouse with hot tub and snooker table nestling in 1.5 acres of beautiful gardens. Perfect for a celebration or a family holiday. If you are looking to escape to rural Somerset with a slice of luxury, Pound Cottage is just the ticket!

  • Picture perfect thatched cottage
  • Overflowing with interesting furniture and stylish fittings
  • Pound Cottage and Annexe is available for up to 18

About Pound Cottage


Character from exposed beams, log burners and thatched roof in a grade II listed cottage, combine effortlessly with modernity and luxury in Pound Cottage. Renovated in 2015 the house is overflowing with interesting furniture and stylish fittings. Painted white wooden floors, a magnificent four poster carved wooden bed and even a baby grand piano adds to Pound Cottage's charm. Don't forget the hot tub, plus snooker and magnificent games room. Adjacent to the main house is an annexe sleeping up to 6 guests and games den to die for, with a full size snooker table, Chesterfield leather sofas and bar area including a beer fridge. Most bedrooms can be either twins or doubles affording flexibility that is sure to meet the requirements of all groups, young or old. With 400 thread count cotton bed linen on all beds - a comfortable night's sleep is assured.

The farmhouse-style kitchen is a warm and welcoming room, the dining room has a huge fireplace and log burner plus a handmade table seating 16-18 that will be the venue for many a meal to remember. The kitchen is very well equipped with an ice maker and a large American style fridge.

The main sitting room features a magnificent 18th Century French tapestry as well as comfortable sofas and chairs for cosy evenings in. The TV room features a huge flat screen TV and window seat that looks onto the idyllic gardens. Mind your head though, low ceilings and doorways are all part of Pound Cottage's charm.

The enclosed garden is beautifully maintained, and includes a croquet lawn, badminton area, vegetable garden and many interesting nooks and crannies as well as hidden paths for the young at heart to run and play. We're sure the hot tub will attract guests year round and the terrace area is a suntrap in the summer for barbecues and aperitifs together with further raised paved patios and terraces for alfresco eating.

From rustic charm to luxurious touches, Pound Cottage has been lovingly updated creating a peaceful atmosphere in which to truly unwind. On the outskirts (half a mile) of the bustling town of Langport with lovely walks from the house, this is a fabulous base to explore Somerset.

Find out how Pound Cottage was renovated into the holiday house that it is now here.

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"A beautiful property. Well equipped kitchen & games room, wonderful accommodation & large pretty gardens. We had a fabulous weekend away with friends."

Alexa - July 2017

What makes this area
So special...

The Halfway House award winning traditional country pub is just 10 minutes' drive away in Pitney. Langport is a market town within a 2 minute drive with pubs and antique shops.

Property details

Pound Cottage: sleeps 10-12 in 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms

Ground Floor

Entrance hall with WC
Kitchen: American style fridge freezer with ice machine, microwave, gas hob and large range style cooker, commercial dishwasher, door to rear terrace and garden. Pantry. Washing machine and Dryer.
Music room: Baby grand piano, stairs lead to first floor from this room. 3 steps down to bedroom one.
Bedroom 1 (sleeps 2) Emperor sized double bed. Can be made into 2 singles. En suite shower room (1 step down) with WC.
Dining Room: Large table for up to 18 guests, log burner, feature fireplace.
Sitting Room: Large sofas and chairs, triple aspect room.
TV room: Large flat screen TV (Freeview). Note there is low headroom in this room.

Narrow stairs lead from TV room to the first floor. First floor also accessed via stairs from the music room.

First Floor

Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2) Standard double bed.
Shower room: Wet room with good quality shower and WC.
Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2-4) Zip link super king size double bed. Can be made into 2 singles. Sofa bed can sleep another 2.
Bedroom 4 (sleeps 2) King Size double four poster wooden bed. There is a narrow and very low door that links this room with bedroom 5.
Bedroom 5 (sleeps 2) Emperor sized double bed. Can be made into 2 singles.
Bathroom for exclusive use of bedroom 5: Roll top bath, WC. Separate shower.

Separate Annexe
Ground floor

Large games room with leather sofas, darts board, snooker table, bar area, WC and doors to croquet lawn.
First floor can be additionally rented, please see Pound Cottage and Annexe if you wish to reserve further bedrooms.

Outside

Pound Cottage is accessed through electric gates, with turning parking and twin garages. (not for clients use)
Croquet lawn/Badminton
Vegetable area
Terrace with wooden seating and table for outside dining
BBQ
Plenty of parking
Hot tub

Services

Wi-Fi
Central heating


What you need to know

Stag and Hen parties welcome 
Please note due to the thatched roof there are no fireworks or Chinese lanterns allowed
Guests use the hot tub facilities at their own risk, and due to harsh chemicals used for maintenance purposes some skin types may react.
Please note that check in time is not before 4pm at this property.

 

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