Bishops Farm Studio
“A studio apartment in a former stable block ideal for exploring Somerset” - AA Inspector
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Our Inspector's view
A well-appointed, self-contained studio apartment in a former stable block, located at the edge of the village of Claverham, North Somerset. The sudio is a 10-15 minute drive from Bristol Airport and within easy reach of Bristol, Weston-Super-Mare, Clevedon and surrounding areas. It sleeps 2 people and features a super-king-sized bed, living space, kitchen area and shower room, all well furnished and with underfloor heating throughout. There are good places to eat, pubs and takeaways nearby. Public footpaths surround Bishops Farm with views over the Bristol Channel to Wales from nearby Cadbury Hill.
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Facilities – at a glance
- Maximum occupancy: 21
- Total units: 1
- Offsite riding
- Offsite cycle hire
- Private garden
- Garden furniture
- Washing machine
- Linens provided
- Towels provided
- Low season minimum price: £75
- High season minimum price: £75
- Open all year
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About the area
Somerset means ‘summer pastures’ – appropriate given that so much of this county remains rural and unspoiled. Ever popular areas to visit are the limestone and red sandstone Mendip Hills rising to over 1,000 feet, and by complete contrast, to the south and southwest, the flat landscape of the Somerset Levels. Descend to the Somerset Levels, an evocative lowland landscape that was the setting for the Battle of Sedgemoor in 1685. In the depths of winter this is a desolate place and famously prone to extensive flooding. There is also a palpable sense of the distant past among these fields and scattered communities. It is claimed that Alfred the Great retreated here after his defeat by the Danes.
Away from the flat country are the Quantocks, once the haunt of poets Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth. The Quantocks are noted for their gentle slopes, heather-covered moorland expanses and red deer. From the summit, the Bristol Channel is visible where it meets the Severn Estuary. So much of this hilly landscape has a timeless quality about it and large areas have hardly changed since Coleridge and Wordsworth’s day.
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