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The Quackery

Langport, Somerset (Ref. 1087005)

Dream Cottages rating

  • 9 Guests

  • 4 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes

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  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Broadband / WiFi


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1 Customer Review(s)

  • Chris

    “All in all a nice place but a few things that i found strange.”

    Pictures or the property owner and his family on the walls, his clothes where in the wardrobe of the bedroom and only one shower in the property. there was a bath but it could have done with another shower over the bath.

    Pictures or the property owner and his family on the walls, his clothes where in the wardrobe of the bedroom and only one shower in the property. there was a bath but it could have done with another shower over the bath.

    - Chris, October 2023


  • Main house - Four bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x king-size, 1 x family room with 1 x king-size and 1 x single, 1 x double
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen/diner with Aga, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • NOTE: All bedrooms are on the ground floor.
  • Oil central heating
  • 2 x TVs, DVD player, WiFi, snooker table, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stoves inc. in rent
  • Parking
  • Large grounds with veranda, patio, lawn, unfenced lake, hot tub, pizza oven, trampoline and furniture
  • Bike storage
  • Pet-friendly by prior arrangement
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.3 miles, pub 1.1 miles
  • Note: Owners can take delivery and unpack an online shop for guests
  • Note: Owners can recommend photographers to capture special moments at The Quackery
  • Note: Guests can arrange to have spa-quality holistic massage and beauty treatments brought to The Quackery
  • Note: Horse riding lessons can also be arranged for guests
  • Note: Please supervise children at all times around the lake

The property

The living areas in the single-storey, detached main house consist of a kitchen/diner with an AGA, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dining seating, TV, and a sitting room with dining seating, TV, DVD player and woodburning stove.

The annexe's living areas consist of a kitchen and a sitting room with a woodburning stove and snooker table.

The bedrooms in the main house consist of a super-king-size with an en-suite shower room, a king-size, a family room with a king-size and single and a double, along with a bathroom.

The bedroom in the annexe is a king-size with an en-suite shower room.

Outside, there are large grounds with a veranda, patio, lawn, hot tub, pizza oven, fishing, trampoline and furniture, along with parking.

Within 1.3 miles you'll find a shop, and within 1.1, a pub.

WiFi, fuel, power, starter packs for the fires, bed linen and towels are included in the rent.

One well-behaved pet is welcome by prior arrangement, but smoking is not.

There is bike storage.

An idyllic stay awaits at The Quackery.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £350.

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About the location


Street 6 miles; Glastonbury 10 miles; Burnham-on-Sea 15.5 miles; Exmoor 30 miles; Bath 33 miles, Lyme Regis 32 miles

The ancient market town of Langport lies at the heart of the Somerset levels, at the crossing point of the River Parrett, mid-way between the county town of Taunton and Yeovil. Its central location makes it a thriving hub for local villages and an ideal base to explore the surrounding area, as well as the Somerset Levels, one of England’s most unchanged Landscapes. The ancient beauty and diverse wildlife of the area makes it one of the landscapes that have inspired many artists and photographers as well as drawing visitors from all over the world. The surrounding countryside teeming with pretty villages and quiet country lanes with footpaths and cycle trails to explore the picturesque Somerset Levels. Somerset is rich in wildlife and is one of the country’s top areas for birdwatching. It also offers a heritage railway, where visitors can take a trip on longest standard gauge line in the country. This is an excellent touring base for the area, with the stunning town of Glastonbury just over ten miles away, noted for its famous music festival, it also benefits from an array of superb amenities and displays a stunning abbey, Clarkes Shopping Village at Street, Wells Cathedral, Wookey Hole and Cheddar Gorge all within an easy drive. If a day at the beach is what you're after, the seaside town of Burnham-on-Sea is easily reachable and offers a range of amenities as well as its wonderful sandy beach. Avid walkers can make the most of the nearby Mendip Hills AONB and features magnificent walking and cycling country. Travelling slightly further afield; to the south you'll find many places of interest; the beautiful fishing port of West Bay, the Jurassic Coast with Lyme Regis and the artisan town of Bridport with its markets and music venues or the historic cities of Bath and Wells.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas