Stoke Trister, Somerset Cottages
The Studio is a delightfully quirky detached retreat enjoying fine views over Blackmore Vale. The accommodation comprises one large open-plan room with steeply sloping walls. It offers a comfortable and stylish 'hideaway' in very attractive surroundings, perfect for a brief escape to an interesting area. It is situated in the grounds of a larger house but is far enough away to ensure privacy to its guests.
All on the first floor. Entrance via a flight of wooden steps to small, south-facing balcony and thence through glass doors to open-plan living space.
Sitting area with fine views and large, L-shaped sofa converting to double bed (NB for alternative sleeping only).
Compact fitted kitchen/eating area with elec. oven and hob and bar chairs.
Sleeping area at rear of room with 5 foot double bed. Small, separate shower room/wc with heated towel rail.
Small balcony with table/chairs and further sitting space at base of steps. Shared use of owner's attractive garden incl. barbecue.
Small well behaved dogs welcome. WiFi. No smoking.
The Studio is situated above a 'Heritage' garage near the top end of the tiny hamlet of Stoke Trister, The Studio is a delightfully 'quirky' retreat enjoying fine far-reaching views over the Blackmore Vale. Visitors may prefer just to relax on the balcony or enjoy the interesting local walks; but the peaceful, rural nature of the place belies the easy access to the multitude of attractions in the surrounding area. The world-famous, landscaped gardens at Stourhead and the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury are both within 15 minutes' drive, while the cathedral city of Salisbury, Stonehenge, Longleat, Georgian Bath and Sherborne, with its abundance of medieval buildings, abbey and castles, are all reachable in an hour or less.
"Peace, perfect peace. Ideal location. Warm and cosy. What more could one want""Charles 2017-09-23
"Such a lovely place to relax and chill out. Stunning views and very cosy. Thank you."Helen & Adrian 2017-09-08
"Had a wonderful, relaxing week, breakfast every morning admiring the wonderful view of the vale. Lovely cottage with all mod cons! The weather was also kind - better than abroad!"Mr & Mrs Blumenau 2017-07-01