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Contemporary, beautifully finished ground floor apartment with private courtyard

People2
Bedrooms 1
Separate WC's1
Space 409 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bed self-catering apartment to sleep 2 in Batheaston village, near Bath

Contemporary, beautifully finished ground floor 1 bed self-catering apartment with courtyard, decking, patio furniture, BBQ & vehicle parking. Situated 5Km east of the world heritage city of Bath in Batheaston village. Ideal retreat for couple or young family.

Situated just outside Bath in a conservation area and within 100m of the River Avon, the 1890 property belies the stunning contemporary interior. Compact but perfectly formed, the space has been designed with great care and sociable living in mind. Everything you could need in a clean, simple package. The living area combines lounge, dining and kitchen in one seamless space. Access is to the rear of the property via a lovely courtyard, part decked, part gravelled with imaginatively planted borders and parking for 1 vehicle. There is a BBQ and patio furniture with parasol for those lazy summer days.

Nearby Pubs/Resturants: There are two gorgeous settings for a lovely meal, the Bathampton Mill is on the River Avon, with seasonal water taxi's taking you to and from Bath City Centre. Bathampton Mill is a stunning location and fantastic food. Further along the road you will find The George perfect for refreshments after a walk along the Kennet & Avon Canal one way leads to Bath City Centre, the other to Bradford on Avon. The canal is a relaxing way to spend the day strolling along enjoying the countryside, Canal Barge's and wildlife. You can reach these places either by foot a mile up the road or by car. Either way you wont be disappointed in the delights Batheaston has to offer. A real must to visit!!

There are also some closer, more basic pubs, offering pub grub and live entertainment.

More Details

Owner
Andrew Silk
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 May, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Bath in Bath and North East Somerset

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 409 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Spa
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Wetroom
  • Fabulous bright, white bathroom comprising of a large wet shower area, wash basin, WC, Mirrored storage unit.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The bedroom has a queen double bed, walk-in wardrobes with plenty of hangers, tall storage units and a full length mirror. Hair-dryer supplied.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The polished porcelain tiles throughout the apartment are underfloor heated giving a comfortable environment all year round. The living area has a contemporary chaise lounge, Freeview TV and DVD Player. To one corner there is a black glass table with stainless steel legs and seating for four. All the lighting is dimmable and the dining lights can be pulled down over the table to create the perfect ambiance. The sharp white kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, fridge, double oven, 5 ring hob and extractor hood and all the utensils, pots & pans, cutlery, crockery and glass ware you could need. There is also a utility room with iron and ironing board, small freezer, washing machine and separate tumble dryer. The exterior courtyard is a real sun trap and has the advantage of some fantastic views of the surrounding country side, a great place to relax and unwind with a glass of wine and a barbecue. Car parking is on road for larger cars, smaller cars can park off road at the rear.

Reviews

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Contemporary, beautifully finished ground floor apartment with private courtyard
average rating of 4.8714285 based on 70 reviews
5

Ideal setting for a weekend

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't fault it - thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You're welcome! Cheers, Andrew & Karen
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5

Bright and airy in a good location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay, the apartment was spotless and modern, with everything you need during your stay. Communication with Andrew was first class, very quick to reply. The location is good for touring the area with Bath only 5 minutes drive. We walked in (just under a hour along the canal) and caught the sightseeing boat back. If your looking to stay near to Bath then you can’t go wrong with this apartment. Would definitely recommend staying here.

  • Review Submitted: 13-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location, great space.

  • 5 of 5

The entire space was very well appointed and exactly as described. Wonderful area and would definitely come back.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great space, very well designed.

  • 4 of 5

Nice place, very well appointed, lovely and clean. Lovely walk along the canal right into Bath.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent accommodation and well situated

  • 5 of 5

We wanted an apartment, which was outside Bath but, within easy reach of the city and the canal. This accommodation gave us all of this plus there were several very nice eating places close by.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location for exploring Bath and surrounding area.

  • 4 of 5

Used bus to see all the interesting sights in Bath. Especially loved the Abbey. Visited National Trust properties in a radius of Bath. Enjoyed it.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Bristol International Airport
Nearest Ferry
67 Miles
Portsmouth
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Bath Spa
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
M4 J18
Nearest Beach
33 Miles
Weston Super Mare
Car: not necessary

The small historic city of Bath nestles, like a gem, in a network of valleys on the River Avon, where you're never more than a mile or two from lush countryside. The west country region has the most gorgeous and evocative English Countryside, there are many beautiful villages, towns and stately homes to explore, not to mention ancient history of Stonehenge and Avebury dating back.

The Roman Baths and New Thermae Spa give World Heritage Bath more than just a visual feast of world class architecture such as Bath Abbey, The Royal Crescent and Pump Rooms. A diverse city, Bath boasts great shopping, pubs, clubs and restaurants, you could easily lose several days exploring its many facets from Bohemia to high society.

Batheaston village is just 2 miles from Bath running alongside the river Avon. There are lovely walks along the Kennet and Avon canal, which will take you directly into Bath or you could take the river taxi into town from The Bathampton Mill gastro pub just up the road.

Other Activities: Chilling out in Bath Therma Spa

Golf: There are several excellent golf courses within 15 - 20 minutes drive.

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

If the booking is cancelled in writing by the lead guest more than 30 days before arrival then 50% of booking fee will be refunded. No refund for cancellations within 30 days of arrival.

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