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Overview
Shepherds hut -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Ilminster, Somerset, England
Livingstone hut is our second luxury hand crafted Shepherd hut made on the estate by the award winning Blackdown Shepherd huts. Made of oak it features a high quality finish with all the comforts of modern living, dining area, double bed, shower, toilet, fridge and cooking facilities.

Set in the historic parkland of the Jordans Estate in Somerset.

Relax in our wood fired hot tub for exclusive use by guests or cosy up inside next to the wood-burner.

Try your hand at cooking over the fire pit or use the pizza oven for a romantic meal. Ideal for 2 adults, Livingstone offers a perfect retreat from the hussle and bustle of modern life.

It is ideally placed with easy access to explore the West Country.
Listing #HL9430607
About the Owner
Emeline Richard S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2017
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We will meet you on arrival and check that you know how everything works. We live nearby and are on hand to help should help be required
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Amenities
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Please be advised that there is no parking immediately next to the Hut. The hut is accessed on foot by means of a 100m long path and is access by climbing 3 steps.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Situated at the foot of the Blackdown Hills, near Ilminster, we are within easy reach of the Somerset Levels and Glastonbury, Dorset’s Jurassic Coast and Lyme Regis, Exmoor, Dartmoor and the North Devon Coast.

On the Estate, why not explore with one of our guided walks by arrangement including campfire coffee or tea, ranging from 1km to 10km. Walk in woodland enjoying the bluebells in April/May or discover our Apple blossom/Cider trail around the orchards on the Estate in the Spring/Autumn. With plenty of hedgerows why not pick some blackberries to take home? Find the Walled garden on the site of the old Mansion House. Pick your way through the woods to find the old Chard Branch Line railway.
Getting around
Off the Estate there is plenty to do locally. The Somerset levels are easily accessible and great for cycling.

The Blackdown Hills are visible from the window and offer more opportunity for exploring this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty via the 30km long Here Path Trail through Forestry Commission woodland.

The Market Town of Ilminster is 2 miles away, with Market day each Thursday it also offers many independent shops including the award-winning butchers; Bonners.

West country cheeses can be found at Silver Street Dairy and seasonal fruit and vegetables at Mike’s Greengrocers.

Nearby in the village of Dowlish Wake is Perry’s Cider Mill.

And near the village of Hambridge is the Somerset Cider Brandy Company and the Forrest and Brown
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 67.0 km
Railway: Taunton / Crewkerne: 17.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 95.0 km
Sat Nav - TA19 9LA - car required ideally
Nearest airport - Bristol
Nearest Trains - Taunton / Crewkerne

Parking provided
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 29.0 km.
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