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Encompassing Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset, the South West is one of the most popular cottage holiday destinations in the UK. Boasting some of the most unspoilt countryside and coastline in the UK, it is easy to see why booking holiday cottages in the South West is so popular. See all of our South West Cottages
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Visit historic North East England with its castles and ruins, beautiful coastline and family attractions whilst staying in one of our luxurious holiday cottages. The region is home to countless Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, National Parks and World Heritage Sites. See all of our North East Cottages
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Handpicked Cottages have selected what we believe are some of the finest holiday cottages in Wales. We have some superb properties in the most beautiful areas of the country. Rural valleys meet with the stunning coasts to make Wales a perfect self-catering cottage destination. See all of our Wales Cottages
The UK is blessed with some of the most beautiful and diverse National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty anywhere in the world. For us, these stretch from Isles of Scilly holiday cottages in the south to the very tip of Scotland. The largest of these is the Lake District but there are well over 50 in total. See all of our Cottages in Special Places
Chapel Studio - Romantic West Country Retreat on the edge of the Mendip Hills
If you are looking for a chic retreat for two then Chapel Studio, Downhead may well be just perfect. Ideal for couples and perfect for honeymoons, this stylish accommodation has been furnished and decorated to a very high standard and now offers guests a truly luxurious living space.
At a Glance
1 double bedroom (Sleeps 2)
Large open plan reading room, kitchen & bathroom
No smoking in the chapel
Chapel Studio is set in pretty countryside in a farming hamlet called Downhead. It is situated in the triangle of Frome, Bath and Shepton Mallet on the edge of the Mendip Hills ...
The Mendip area is a walkers and foodies heaven with some wonderful walks from your doorstep and an an excellent choice of lovely restaurants nearby to choose from. The nearest town is the beautiful market town of Frome with a wide range of specialist shops, eateries and galleries.
Dogs are welcome for an extra charge of £30 for the stay.
We welcome bookings from a 3 nights onwards but would prefer changeover and arrival times were on weekdays, Monday to Friday, but not essential if the weekend is the only time convenient for your arrival..
Small enclosed garden with hedges and stone walling. Rustic table and outside seating. Parking is either outside the Chapel on the small country road or opposite in a designated parking space. There are 4 steps up to the Chapel entrance.
Large open plan sitting and dining area called the Reading Room from its Chapel days. Comfy sofas, a TV, DVD player, a Grand Piano (not concert pitch), and doors which open up onto a small enclosed garden. Fully kitted out kitchen off the Reading room with all the pots, pans and cutlery you need. Behind the kitchen is a utility room with a washing machine. For chillier days there is underfloor heating and radiators. Also leading of the Reading Room is the bathroom. Comfy bath with overhead thermostatic shower
Kitchen houses: Kettle, Oven, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Dishwasher, Toaster,
First Floor Description
King size bed on a Mezzanine overlooking the Reading Room and with views across the countryside for tall arched chapel windows.
Window Views Description
Countryside and garden.
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