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WOOTTON HOUSE, splendid 18th cent. country house sleeping 16, with extensive

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8 bedrooms
11 bathrooms
16 guests
3 nights minimum
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This splendid 18th cent. country house near Compton Dundon has extensive grounds, a games room and can sleep 16 people in eight bedrooms.Wootton House is a superb country house on a 1,000 acre estate on the edge of the unspoiled hamlet of Butleigh Wootton, on the Somerset levels. This striking house can sleep sixteen people in eight bedrooms, sharing six bath/shower rooms, four doubles; two with four poster beds and four twins. Comfortable, elegant and well loved, there are two reception rooms; a sitting room with a marble fireplace and a lovely drawing room with an open fire and French windows to the front garden. Overlooking the rear garden is a large formal dining room and there's a huge and well equipped kitchen. The Abbot’s Room, has table tennis, a children's snooker table, darts, TV...This splendid 18th cent. country house near Compton Dundon has extensive grounds, a games room and can sleep 16 people in eight bedrooms.Wootton House is a superb country house on a 1,000 acre estate on the edge of the unspoiled hamlet of Butleigh Wootton, on the Somerset levels. This striking house can sleep sixteen people in eight bedrooms, sharing six bath/shower rooms, four doubles; two with four poster beds and four twins. Comfortable, elegant and well loved, there are two reception rooms; a sitting room with a marble fireplace and a lovely drawing room with an open fire and French windows to the front garden. Overlooking the rear garden is a large formal dining room and there's a huge and well equipped kitchen. The Abbot’s Room, has table tennis, a children's snooker table, darts, TV and a PlayStation 2 ensuring that there's always plenty to do. Outside is a large mature garden with a croquet lawn, hard tennis court and climbing frames, slides and swings for the children. With so much to see and do, Wootton House is sure to be a real hit with all the family. Amenities: Central heating with open fire. Microwave, fridge, fridge-freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with DVD, WiFi, Phone, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for eight cars. Enclosed garden with tennis court, children's play area. Three well-behaved dogs welcome, more by arrangement. Sorry no smoking. Note: Check in time 4pm. Region: Somerset offers 3 areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty - the Quantock, Mendip and Blackdown Hills. Lose yourself in the glory of nature, take a ride on a steam train, visit a traditional farmer's market or explore your mystical side at Glastonbury. Town: A rural village nestling at the head of the dreamy Somerset levels. Lush green meadows, meandering rivers, abundant wildlife all surrounded by steep and wooded hills; the countryside doesn't come much better than this!More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a great place for a family reunion, with space, peace, character and good facilities so that people can do things together or on their own as they wish. Our family loved it! As you can see below, we used this house last year...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Henso
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Just digging out the details for a friend and realised that I hadn't done a review! We stayed in February, three years in a row, with a large group of our friends. The House met our every need with a variety of bedroom types, plenty...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank jb1471
Management response:Responded 13 November 2017

Many thanks for your review of Wootton House; such kind feedback is always worth the wait! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that it met all of your needs.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Where do you start! My wife & I booked this house for a week to celebrate our forthcoming golden wedding anniversary by getting together with our family of 3 children + partners and 7 grand-children aged between 10 & 20). Everyone rated it the best...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Henso
Management response:Responded 12 September 2017

Thank you very much for your wonderful review of Wootton House. We are delighted to hear that you and your family had such a special stay here, it sounds like it was perfectly suited to your needs and we hope to welcome you back in...More

Reviewed 2 December 2015

A group of us spent a long weekend at this country house in November 2015 and had a great time. Despite the cold Winter mornings, the house was lovely and warm and there was plenty of wood for the two sitting rooms with open fires....More

Date of stay: November 2015
3  Thank inthetravelbusiness
Management response:Responded 15 December 2015

Many thanks for your kind feedback. We are delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay at Wooton House.

Reviewed 2 April 2015

although a bit frayed here & there it made the house more interesting as the owners try to keep it as original as possible.everyone loved the house & the grounds with its own tennis court. lots of places nearby to visit.it was sad to leave...More

Date of stay: March 2015
3  Thank robertwH1505WY
Management response:Responded 11 May 2015

Thank you for your kind feedback. We are glad you were pleased with the house and grounds and that you enjoyed visiting local attractions.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Game Room
Refrigerator
Pool Table
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Ping Pong Table
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
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