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89 Church Lawn


Stourton, Wiltshire

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This charming stone cottage stands right at the entrance to the garden at Stourhead, overlooking its own lawned area to the village church across the lane. Out of the front door, turn right and the garden of Stourhead is there to be enjoyed daily with its temples, monuments, rare trees and plants set around the magnificent lake.

The cottage's layout

Ground floor
Dining room, kitchen with breakfast table and seating, sitting room with open fire, utility room with lavatory.
First floor
Four bedrooms (2 double with 5' beds, 1 twin, 1 single), bathroom with over-bath shower, shower room.
Visitor notes

Heating: Central heating included. The open fire in the dining room is not in use.

Parking: There is no parking outside the cottage. Visitors will be able to unload from the road (50 metres away). Parking is available in the Spread Eagle Car Park (approx. 200 metres away).

Gardens: The sloping gardens to the rear are enclosed and have several steps.

Telephone: There is no telephone at this cottage.

Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage.

Offers: Cottage guests benefit from free entry to the property and out of hours access to the grounds. Guests also benefit from a 20% discount in the shop and restaurant by showing their booking confirmation.

Cottage details
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Dogs allowed
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  • Open fire / stove
  • Pub nearby
  • Garden appeal
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Television
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Double bed
  • Microwave
  • Radio
  • WiFi
  • DVD
  • Fridge


Things to see and do nearby

Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire
Exterior view of Portland House © Mike Henton

No two days are the same across these three beautiful counties; from Wiltshire's dreamy downland and the stone circles of Avebury and Stonehenge, Dorset's coastal beauty and bucolic charms, and the wilds of Exmoor and Quantocks in Somerset. Their wide open spaces and historical sites draws people back again and again.

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Current cottage
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place to visit
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  • Longleat
  • Gillingham
  • Mere and Shaftesbury with the iconic Hovis Hill
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Walking
National Trust places to visit
Stourhead World-famous 18th-century landscape garden, Palladian mansion, parkland, woods and chalk downs
West Pennard Court Barn
15th-century barn with an unusual roof
Philipps House and Dinton Park
Dinton Park and Philipps House Early 19th-century neo-Grecian house
Little Clarendon
Little Clarendon Late 15th-century stone house
Westwood Manor
Westwood Manor 15th-century stone manor house
Lytes Cary Manor
Lytes Cary Manor Intimate manor house with Arts and Crafts-style garden


Comments from past visitors

  • Mr Cansick
    • February 2017
    • Berkshire
    Comfortable property

    Great location and beautiful surroundings. Property was well maintained and very comfortable. We all loved staying in such a wonderful property.

  • Mrs Cole
    • January 2017
    • Hampshire
    Clean, warm and comfortable cottage

    The cottage was beautifully clean, warm and comfortable. The location was stunning and we didn't need to go off site at all over the weekend we were there as there was so much to see and so many walks.

  • Mrs Champion
    • December 2016
    • West Sussex
    A great way to spend Christmas

    A very memorable visit over the Christmas period. We, and our two daughters visited over the Christmas period, the cottage alone always welcomes you, as it was dusk when we arrived, the lamps were lit, the fire laid, and the welcome tray ready to put the kettle on! Next day, being Christmas Eve, we walked up to the Shop and café, then around the grounds, in the evening went to the Carol Service in the church opposite and a drink in the Pub next door with all the locals. Christmas Day, lunch in the Spread Eagle, then a brisk walk around the lake, coming back to curl up and enjoy a drink before a blazing fire. What more can anyone want, perfect!! The rest of the week was spent, exploring all the local walks, in glorious frosty weather, and the local villages and pubs. A great way to spend Christmas!!

  • Mrs Lyons
    • August 2016
    • Canada
    Perfect holiday cottage

    The holiday cottage was very cozy and extremely roomy for six guests. The kitchen was well supplied with items and we were able to prepare a full roast dinner and enjoyed cooking for us all in the cottage. We loved using the fireplace and the furniture in the back garden. We had wonderful weather and breakfast in the back garden was a favorite way to start the day. It was a relaxing holiday and the beauty of Stourhead was amazing. We walked the grounds every day, picnicking at Alfred's Tower after a long hike. Pimms in cans are a great idea! We live in Canada and will save to come back again as this was a truly perfect holiday cottage.

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What it will cost

Prices include:

  • VAT, Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)
  • We cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0344 335 1287 or email to enquire about future bookings and reservations.
  • The National Trust reserves the right to move cottage prices up or down and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.


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