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1 Strode House

Yeovil, Somerset

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1 Strode House is part of what was once a very grand stable block that stands alongside Barrington’s Court House. Relax in the comfort of this magnificently refurbished cottage, and enjoy views across the landscaped gardens of the sixteenth-century Court House. Guests may explore the formal gardens, and there are plenty of lawn areas for games and picnics. The lovely Ham-stone village of Barrington is a 5-minute walk away and has a fine local pub.

The cottage's layout

Ground floor
entrance and communal hallway. Entrance and hallway leading to dining room, kitchen, bedroom (double with 5' bed) and separate lavatory.
First floor
very spacious sitting room with open fire, two bedrooms (1 double with 5' antique brass and iron bedstead, en-suite shower room with lavatory and 1 twin) and bathroom.
Visitor notes

Heating: Oil central heating included.

Garden: Guests have the use of a communal resident garden area.

Parking: There is parking available for one car next to the cottage, with further parking available in the main visitor car park.

Utilities/Electricals: The washing machine and tumble dryer are a combined washer/dryer.

Cottage details
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Let starts
Thursday
Min stay
3
Dogs allowed
No
Cottage ref
003026
Acorn rating What's this?
4
Special offers
  • South West - Offer from 29/08/2014 to 17/12/2014 Save 15% 15% Discount
  • South West - Offer from 03/01/2015 to 28/02/2015 Save 15% 15% Discount
Features
  • Open fire / stove
  • Pub nearby
  • Garden appeal
Facilities
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Television
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Double bed
  • Microwave
  • Radio
Accessibility
  • If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the booking office on 0344 335 1287

Nearby

Things to see and do nearby

South West England
Two women drawing a huge sun on the sandy beach at Kynance Cove, Cornwall. © John Miller

The South West region is probably England's most well-known holiday hotspot, being home to some of the most famous seaside resorts. Pretty villages and harbours in Cornwall, many with sweeping sandy beaches, such as St Ives, Polzeath and Port Isaac to name but a few, give way to sophisticated seaside resorts in Devon and Dorset which include Bournemouth, Torquay and Ilfracombe. The history of this region is unrivalled; Wiltshire's spectacular downland and the stone circles at Avebury and Stonehenge, through Hardy's Dorset, dramatic Dartmoor and gentler Exmoor, to the mining landscapes of Cornwall and West Devon, which are now recognised as being of international significance, having been awarded World Heritage Site status in 2006. The Trust protects 370 miles of the coastline in Devon and Cornwall and, wherever you are in the two far western counties, you're never more than 25 miles from the sea. As well as this peninsula, the Trust also cares for much of the countryside in Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset and a wide array of fascinating properties to visit and explore. Not surprisingly, perhaps, this area is also home to the widest selection of National Trust holiday cottages.

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Activities
  • Cycling
  • walking
  • fishing
  • horse riding.
National Trust places to visit
Barrington Court
Barrington Court Beautiful Gertrude Jekyll-inspired gardens, kitchen gardens and the now empty Tudor manor house
Treasurer's House
Treasurer's House, Martock Small medieval house
Stoke-sub-Hamdon Priory
Stoke-sub-Hamdon Priory 14th/15th-century farm buildings, formerly a priests' residence
Priest's House
Priest's House, Muchelney Late medieval hall-house in a picturesque village
Tintinhull Garden
Tintinhull Garden Delightful formal garden
Stembridge Tower Mill
Stembridge Tower Mill The last remaining thatched windmill in England

Visitor comments

Comments from past visitors

  • Tracey Morris
    • February 2014
    • Devon
    Surpassed our expectations

    We had a lovely weekend, the property was ideal and surpassed our expectations.

  • Mrs J Wintrip
    • January 2014
    • Somerset
    Always special

    Barrington is always special. It is such a privilege to immerse oneself in the atmosphere of such wonderful gardens and beautiful buildings. I am always sad to leave and look forward to returning.

  • Ann Stiles
    Stunning setting

    A lovely apartment in a stunning setting. Comfortable beds you didn't want to get out,loads of hot water,wonderful views from every window and a dishwasher - what more could you ask for?? I recommend 'The Barrington Oak' just 5 mins away-great food and company and also the cream teas at the NT Cafe. A very well furnished holiday home that we didn't want to leave.

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Prices

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Prices include:

  • VAT at the current rate
  • Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)

Special offers

  • South West - Offer from 29/08/2014 to 17/12/2014 Save 15% 15% Discount
  • South West - Offer from 03/01/2015 to 28/02/2015 Save 15% 15% Discount

Supplements
(not included in the price table above)

  • A non-refundable £10 charge is not included, and will be added to the total price of your holiday to cover the cost of accidental breakages
  • Unfortunately we cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0344 335 1287 or email cottages@nationaltrust.org.uk to enquire about future cottage bookings and reservations.
  • As part of the annual pricing review of all its cottages the National Trust reserves the right to move individual cottages up or down the price bands and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for certain cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.

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