Listing Ref: 108
Lavender Lodge, Charlton Horethorne, Dorset
The Lavender lodge is one of two luxury lodges nestled in a lovely, tranquil site, in the grounds of the owners’ farm cottages, in the charming village of Charlton Horethorne, right on the border between Somerset and Dorset, Lavender Lodge is a fantastic place for a romantic retreat or a small family holiday away from the hustle and bustle of every day life.
The surroundings are what really make these lodges so wonderful. Situated in the heart of a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with rolling green fields, and stunning scenery and walking trails right on the doorstep, they make an ideal base from which to explore the lovely region.
Lavender Lodge itself is bright, spacious and elegant, with plenty of luxurious features and finishings, including a private, furnished patio, that looks out over the picturesque views, providing a perfect place to relax and unwind after a day exploring.
Lavender Lodge accommodation
All on the ground floor, the lodge consists of two bedrooms: one king-size double with TV with Freeview and an en-suite shower, basin and WC, and one twin. There is a bathroom with a bath, basin and WC.
The large open plan living space has a beautiful vaulted ceiling, stylish fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with flame-effect electric fire.
General amenities include: Calor gas central heating and electric fire in sitting area, and electric oven and hob, a microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, two TVs with Freeview, a DVD player, Wi-Fi, and a great selection of books and games.
Fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the rent and a travel cot and highchair are available on request.
The private, paved, rear patio looks out over the lovely scenery, and provides a wonderful setting for a morning coffee or a summer evening drink, soaking up the tranquil atmosphere and green views. The nearest shop and pub are less than three minutes’ walk away.
There is off road parking with space for two cars. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Please note: although all on the ground floor, this property isn’t suitable for wheelchair users.
This property offers the following short breaks: winter, off-season and last minute, making it a great place to come and relax at any time of the year.
Lavender Lodge surrounding area
Just on the Somerset side of the border between Somerset and Dorset, Charlton Horethorne is a charming rural village, with a traditional village green, excellent village shop and a lovely local pub.
The area surrounding the village is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and offers a plethora of stunning walking trails and scenic days out. Just five miles away is historic Sherborne, with its impressive abbey and ancient castle. For a more lively adventure, guests should head to Wincanton, which offers an array of interesting shops and recreational facilities, including a famous racecourse.
A little further afield you can wander around the delightful Stourhead House and gardens, soak up some history at Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum, or explore Glastonbury and its famous mythical sites.
Cosy, luxurious and in the most fantastic, tranquil setting, Lavender Lodge is a wonderful base from which to explore this stunning historical area.