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View to the front of the property
Open plan lounge/dining/kitchen area
Open plan accomodation with bi-folding glass doors
Bedroom
En-suite shower room
Looking towards the bedroom
Outside seating area with BBQ and views across the fields
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2 / 7  Open plan lounge/dining/kitchen area
3 / 7  Open plan accomodation with bi-folding glass doors
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5 / 7  En-suite shower room
6 / 7  Looking towards the bedroom
7 / 7  Outside seating area with BBQ and views across the fields

Overshot

Crewkerne (2mls SW), Somerset
VE We’re good to go scheme
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
Romantic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Converted dairy-barn sleeping two guests, one of three cottages situated on the owners non-working farm
  • Many walks can be taken straight from the property to enjoy the Somerset countryside
  • Ideally located to explore what Somerset and Dorset have to offer including local beaches
  • Enjoy and evening BBQ out on the patio area whilst watching the sun set
Property code: 42370

Attractive barn conversion property, an ideal couple’s retreat located on the owner’s non-working farm in South Somerset, within easy reach of numerous beaches.

With rural Somerset and coastal Dorset both just a short drive away, adventure is assured when staying in this charming cottage. Boasting a truly rural location, townies and city dwellers will appreciate the quiet and calm of this wonderful space. Dark skies give way to starry nights in this countryside spot, best enjoyed from your very own patio space with furniture and BBQ. Sleeping two guests and one dog, this barn conversion makes an ideal bolthole for a two-person walkers retreat. You’ll find two further properties right here on the owner’s farm, perfect for larger groups of holidaymakers staying together.

Boasting fresh white walls and clean, contemporary décor, this holiday home is a delight to wake up to each and every morning. The open-plan living space provides a sociable area for two to call their own. A compact kitchen and dining table allows you to enjoy a romantic meal, with the cushy sofa and TV/DVD offering a comfortable end to any busy day. Throw open the bi-fold doors, weather permitting, of course, to enjoy evenings alfresco or simply to take in the view. And, when it’s time for bed, an inviting king-size bedroom beckons you on the ground floor.

Discover three unforgettable Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty within 30 miles, namely the Dorset Coast (3 miles), the Blackdown Hills (9 miles) and the Quantock Hills AONB (23.5 miles). Delightful Dorset is awash with beautiful beaches that are well worth a visit. Head to the ancient town of Lyme Regis (15 miles) or follow the Jurassic Coast along to Seaton (20 miles), stopping on pebble beaches and observing dramatic seascapes on the way. A little further along, the famous Beer Quarry Caves (22.5 miles) are well worth a visit.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 king-size bedroom
  • En-suite shower room with shower and WC
  • TV/DVD
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Kitchen: oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
  • Bed linen, towels, electric, and central heating included
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • 1 dog welcome (must be kept on a lead whilst onsite due to free-range chickens)
  • Pubs and shops 2 miles, beach 15 miles

Eloise Gould

This property is personally managed by Eloise.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 34 guest ratings

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Reviewed by David 25th September 2021

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Reviewed by Lesley 18th September 2021

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Perfect place for complete peace and quiet. Beautiful location. Would highly recommend to family and friends. Cleanliness was outstanding and every little detail thought of.

Reviewed by Iain 11th September 2021

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Great wee cottage with everything you need. If it's peace and quiet your after, stay here.

Reviewed by Sharon 5th September 2021

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We had a great stay ,cottage very clean and has everything you need. Will be visiting again soon

Reviewed by alan 28th August 2021

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We were sorry to come home cottage was wonderful easy to find there were some nice touches left by owners to make us feel welcome ie wine,tea coffee sugar milk,biscuits &flowers

Reviewed by Carol 14th August 2021

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Lovely cottage with all the facilities you need. Peaceful and quiet with hardly any light pollution. You can even see the stars at night.

Reviewed by Yvonne 7th August 2021

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Overall very satisfactory. Clean, quiet with lovely countryside.

Reviewed by Marlene 24th July 2021

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The cottage is situated in a quiet tranquil spot ideal for relaxing on the patio with a drink. The cottage is warm and comfortable and has everything you need for making the most of your holiday. The flowers, biscuits, wine & milk left by the owner made us feel very welcome indeed.

Reviewed by Glynis 17th July 2021

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Lovely location and lovely accommodation

Reviewed by Philip 3rd July 2021

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A lovely clean and tastefully decorated cottage. A bit in the middle of no where , if you dont mind driving for several miles to get any where its lovely. Bit of a job to find you need a sat nav or the app what three words..we didnt find the village for a few days but when we did their are super markets and plenty of shops, not many places to have Read morea meal out but that may be due to COVID restrictions. Hide

Reviewed by Peter 20th June 2021

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Very nice accommodation in a quite rural setting. Certainly if you are a city dweller or a townie you would feel very much that you're in the wild. In terms of amenities it had pretty much everything you need and the shower was very good - always an important consideration. Broadband wasn't great though and phone reception the same. The patio area Read morewas quite private though could have done with better (or more) furniture - especially as everything inside the cottage was quite pristine and ample. Hide

Reviewed by Clive 12th June 2021

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Reviewed by Alan 5th June 2021

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Reviewed by Rachel 29th May 2021

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A really lovely peaceful and relaxing place to stay. We really appreciated the thoughtful touches upon our arrival (milk, biscuits, flowers and cava!) Our hosts were friendly whilst allowing us the privacy we crave when we are away. The cottage was spotlessly clean and we felt that all relevant measures had been taken to make it completely safe undRead moreer the current situation. Thank you for a great holiday and the much needed chance to recharge our batteries. Hide

Reviewed by Lynda 22nd May 2021

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The cottage was excellent in a lovely location only issue we had was intermittent internet. We would recommend staying there.

Reviewed by Stephen 14th May 2021

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Reviewed by Paul 1st May 2021

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Fantastic little cottage ideal for a peaceful get away with a dog

Reviewed by Kerry 17th April 2021

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Stayed for the week at Overshot , our friends had the cottage next door. Worked perfectly for our socially distanced staycation. Nice patio which we could easily get 4 chairs on and a handy gate between the two gardens. Very peaceful setting , lovely view of the lambs in the field. Cottage was great , everything you needed and spotlessly clean.

Reviewed by Colin 2nd November 2020

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Well equipped modern conversion down the far end of a very narrow lane - perfect if you want peace and seclusion. Thanks to the thick walls and south-facing bi-fold doors, it was plenty warm enough inside, even with overnight ground frost in early November.

Reviewed by Ian 10th October 2020

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Reviewed by Sue 3rd October 2020

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Lovely property - extremely clean and well-equipped. Would have liked to have been within walking distance of a pub serving food but I booked quite late so not so much choice.

Reviewed by Tony 27th September 2020

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The cottage was a perfect retreat for a few days walking. It was well equipped and the welcome goodies were a nice touch. It was perfectly situated to visit the coast or explore the local area.

Reviewed by Victor 19th September 2020

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A lovely cottage and nice layout,. The location is very rural but if that is what you want then it is ideal. The whole outlook and cottage are very well presented for a nice relaxing holiday. To access outlying areas you would need a car but all of the popular destinations are within 25-40 mins reach .

Reviewed by Alan 12th September 2020

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A beautiful quiet countryside location within easy reach of towns with amenities and coastal areas. Comfortable modern cottage with everything you need to hand. Had a lovely relaxing stay.

Reviewed by David 5th September 2020

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Very clean and comfortable

Reviewed by David 29th August 2020

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It is in a nice location and centre for the places to visit the longest journey was a hour and a half the owner was friendly and helpful

Reviewed by Jennifer 22nd August 2020

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Lovely location beautiful views, our hosts were friendly and we had everything we wanted.

Reviewed by Philip 15th August 2020

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Really enjoyed our stay nice and quiet location, accommodation was absolutely perfect, spotlessly clean and everything you need.

Reviewed by Penny 1st August 2020

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Our stay in Overshot was fantastic. The cottage was perfect and was so well equipped for self catering. The welcome items and flowers a really lovely touch too. The cottage was spotless and in the current climate ( COVID-19) additional considerations had been made. The outside patio area caught the morning and evening sun. Very relaxing, unobtrusivRead moree hosts and a great base to explore and visit the Dorset coastline which we love so much. Id highly recommend. Hide

Reviewed by Sue 25th July 2020

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A great location to visit Dorset & Devon as well as the surrounding Somerset area. The property was spotless and the bottle of fizz in the fridge was a lovely surprise. We will certainly stay again.

Reviewed by Pamela 13th July 2020

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Accommodation spotlessly clean, as a pet friendly cottage you wouldn't know pets had been there, no doggie smells or traces of dogs hair, perfect for holiday couples without pets. Everything was clean and in good working order. A nice little welcoming pack was left for us on arrival. Cottage was positioned well for exploring Dorset coast line, justRead more over an hour away to explore the Somerset coast. Hide

Reviewed by Marrie 8th July 2020

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Reviewed by Patricia 18th January 2020

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Reviewed by Graham 2nd November 2019

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Location

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Although it's just three hours from London and the South East, Dorset feels like a world away from the hubbub of the city. This gem of a county offers the very best of rural England: magnificent coastal scenery, vast sandy beaches, rolling hills, charming villages, country pubs, stately homes and medieval castles.

Take time to explore the dramatic and diverse coastline. Stretching 95 miles from East Devon to Poole, the Jurassic Coast has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and is the only natural phenomenon in England to achieve this status. Here, visitors can uncover Earth's fascinating history whilst enjoying unspoilt views over superb beaches, many of which welcome canine companions too. From the iconic rural rock arch at Durdle Door to the endless sandy expanses of Studland, Dorset has it all.

Why not head to Lyme Regis, classified as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty? Like much of West Dorset, it has an old-world ambience and offers excellent fossil hunting opportunities. Or head east to discover the beauty of Lulworth and the vibrant seaside resort of Swanage.

Steeped in history and with a certain quintessential charm, Dorset's glorious countryside is peppered with small towns and villages which are well worth a visit. Many are graced with fine buildings, immortalised in the books of Thomas Hardy, a Dorset-born novelist and poet. For more energetic visitors, footpaths and cycleways reveal the county's hidden secrets with the coast always close at hand for those who love the water.

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