Lilicomb is a beautiful detached log cabin located in waterrow on the outskirts of Taunton in Somerset. It boasts two bedrooms, sleeping up to four people, a bathroom and a lovely open-plan living area with kitchen, dining and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside is a 25-acre countryside woodland which is free to access and ample off-road parking. Lilicomb is the perfect, tranquil spot to relax with a loved one or your friends in the heart of Somerset.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
Oil heating with woodburning stove. Electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, Freesat TV, DVD player, CD player, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking for 2 cars. Free access to 25 acres of surrounding countryside. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 5 miles and pub 1 mile. Note: The decking area is not enclosed. Note: No children under 8, however babes in arms welcome. Note: Check in time is 4pm onwards.
The county town of Somerset, Taunton is a beautiful town and a perfect cottage holiday destination. The town has excellent buildings with charming stone and Tudor architecture, there is also fascinating history in the town stretching back over 100 years including a 10th century monastery. It offers wonderful amenities with the Orchard Shopping Centre and plenty of other places to shop and eat. As well as this, Taunton boasts a choice of museums and parks, one of which has held the Taunton Flower Show for over 150 years. For your outdoor enthusiasts, the Quantock and Blackdown Hills Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty are easily accessible, as well as the Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks slightly further afield. If a day by the sea is what you're after, the coast is around 20 miles away, with the popular seaside resort of Weston-super-Mare a further 10 miles away but is well worth the journey with its great range of activities.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!