Atherstone Farm Cottage

Whitelackington, Somerset, England

Grade II listed cottage with original features offers a rural retreat on a 3000 acre estate near Ilminster.

Key Points

  • Grade II cottage on a 3000 acre site offers a rural retreat for couples or families near Ilminster.
  • The cottage has a fabulous open plan living area with original fireplace.
  • There are 2 bedrooms - one double and one kingsize/twin plus 2 en-suites.
  • Enjoy dining al fresco with the BBQ in the garden or simply lay out a blanket and listen to the sounds of nature around you.
  • Locally you can visit the Blackdown Hills AONB or take a trip to the Axe Valley Wildlife Park.


Gorgeous grade II cottage with large garden offers a fabulous rural retreat for up to 4 guests near Ilminster. 

The cottage has a traditional cosy feel to it with modern luxurious touches. Relax in the living room under the oak beams, whilst the large fireplace with original markings throws out a warmth from the log burner allowing you to cosy up with your loved ones in front of the TV. The wooden dining table sits at the far end of this room with stairs leading up to the bedrooms whilst a doorway leads through to the countryside kitchen. Here you can appreciate the feature stone wall and high ceilings before heading outside to the gorgeous garden with al fresco dining area and BBQ. 

Upstairs you can discover the 2 well designed bedrooms. The master suite has a double bed and a stunning bathroom with walk in shower and freestanding bath tub while the second bedroom has a king sized bed that can be converted to twin beds and comes with an ensuite wet room with shower. 

The cottage is set on a 3000 acre working farm and here you can enjoy exploring the many footpaths which often lead to a village pub! Alternatively just a short drive away you can discover Sharandys Birds of Prey and the Axe Valley Wildlife Park, both of which will be popular with all ages. 

Children and a maximum of 2 dogs welcome. Dogs cost an extra of £50 each per week. 

Monday arrivals for 4,6 or 7 night stays, Thursday arrivals for 3, 4 or 7 night stays and and Friday for 2,3,6 or 7 night stays.  

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Room Types

Double Ensuite



 Additional toilet







 Dining area


 Ironing board

 Tumble dryer

 Washing machine




 Dining area

 Garden - enclosed

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks

 Local shop

 Pub within walking distance




 Sound system

 TV - Smart








 Kitchenware / Utensils




Young Children


 High chair

 Welcome all ages


 Free parking


 Quiet location

Nearest Airport/s

Exeter / Bristol

Content updated on 10th March 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Luxury Coastal from Atherstone Farm Cottage