Spindle Cottage & Shepherds Hut

Binegar, Wells, Somerset

Sleeps 1-5
£620 - £1220


Spindle Cottage is located in the beautiful village of Binegar in Somerset. The village is a short drive from the wonderful historic city of Wells. This fairy tale holiday cottage dates back to the 17th Century and is a magical place for five people to escape to from the hustle and bustle of modern day living.

About Spindle Cottage

Step inside the cottage and you find a world of make believe with carvings of mushrooms, spiders web, birds and mice in oak beams and stone work. A place of charm and delight, a place dreams are made of. Guests may enjoy seeking for the many carvings throughout the house, set out in the Spindle Cottage quiz, great fun for the children and the not so young.

The entrance hall is large and can be used as a playroom. There is a downstairs WC. The sitting room has a low ceiling and oak beams. A wood burning stove and central heating make this a comfortable place to come home to. It is open to the dining room with pitch pine table, pews and a dresser. A French door from here into the new kitchen, which is light and airy with a four ring electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher. Well supplied with china, cutlery and all cooking utensils, door into a new conservatory with double doors out into the garden. The utility room has a washing machine, tumble dryer, freezer and sink unit. From the hall the half spiral oak stairs with handrails on both sides lead to the three bedrooms and the bathroom.

Bedroom one with a double brass bed, en suite with shower, loo and wash basin. So pretty and peaceful. Bedroom two has twin beds with handmade oak headboards and a unique ceramic blue wash basin. A charming little balcony in this room gives a wonderful view of the garden. Bedroom three is the small bedroom a room loved by children, it has a narrow oak door and an unusual wide single bed set into an alcove, it's very cosy. The family bathroom has a bath, separate shower cubicle, loo and wash basin.

The pretty garden is shared with the owners. Feel free to use it and relax in. A wonderful covered barbecue/fireplace and before it a 12ft garden table and benches just waiting for that warm summer evening or lazy afternoon. The garden has three magical play houses, Ruthís Cottage, Tomís Lodge and Charlotte's Post Office, all built for our grandchildren by granddad and now available for all guests (young and not so young to enjoy).

Shepherds Hut

The hut has all the modern conveniences. It can sleep 2 people on a double bed. Other facilities include:

A cooker/oven.
Hot water.
Small fridge.
Table & chairs.
Wood burner.
Toilet & shower room in shepherd hut.

Visiting Binegar & Exploring Somerset

A regular bus service across the green will take you to Wells just 5 miles or Bath 15 miles. If you wish to drive to Bath there is a park and ride scheme. In the village we have two shops and two pubs within one mile for good food. You will never be short of places to explore during your stay, within an hourís drive you can reach:

The Cotswolds.
The Mendips
Wookey Hole.
Clarks Village.

For more information please visit our website.


We also have a Shepherds Hut - minimum 2 nights!

Rates: From £620 - £1220 per week depending on season.
£80 per night min 2 night stays in shepherd hut.
Minimum 5 night stay for the cottage.
Rates are inclusive of all heating, electricity, Logs, bed linen (duvets) and towels.
Maximum of 5 people.
Wi-Fi internet access.
Children are welcome.
Sorry, no pets.
Disabled facilities available by arrangement Ė please enquire for details.
Off street parking.

Please note that map locations may be approximate.

Some of the Amenities available are:

Disabled Facilities
Wireless Broadband Available
Off Street Parking
Open / Log / Gas Fire

More Information

Visit the accommodation owner's website.
Spindle Cottage & Shepherds Hut Website
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