The Post House | Near Bath

Sleeps: 12 Bedrooms: 5 Children: Yes - by prior agreement Pets: Yes - by prior agreement Onsite Parking: yes

A beautifully restored Grade II Listed former village Bakery. The property has been restored with great sensitivity to be sure to retain the atmosphere of this 350 year old building. The emphasis is very French and there is a simplicity and calm which all adds to the charm of this character filled cottage.

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Luxury self catering accommodation, situated on the Mendip Hills.  20 minutes from the City of Bath, this is the perfect location to explore this beautiful part of Somerset.

Sleeping up to 12 guests in 5 bedrooms.  Perfect for pampering weekends or for families.  Please see the floorplans to help organise your visit.

This beautifully restored, 400 year old, former village Post Office and Bakery is simply stunning.  You won’t find another quite like it!  All traditional methods have been used in the restoration and finished in light grey hues of lime wash to create a relaxed and stylish feel.  

Each living area opens up to another creating a feeling of space and tranquility.   The original flag stone floor and large open fireplace in the sitting room offers a wonderful space to chill out and relax in front of Sky television!  The stunning Dining Hall in the former bakery is a great place to organise a dinner party.   In addition there is a Morning Room with open log fire and fully equipped Kitchen. The Mediterranean Courtyard is a perfect place to enjoy breakfast in the Summer or a sundowner. 

Please do see details of our other properties  – The Town House, sleeping up to 10 guests and The Secret Escape for 2 guests.

Village setting surrounded by lovely walks, 25 minutes from Bath and 10 minutes from Wells.


Bedroom 1 - 3 x singles/1 x super king, 1 x single Bedroom 2 - 1 x double, 1 x single (if needed) Bedroom 3 - 2 x singles/1 x super king Bedroom 4 - 1 x king

3 bathrooms, including a free standing roll top bath and a free standing square bath.

Newly equipped kitchen with washing machine, dishwasher, fridge with an ice box, smeg cooker, microwave and toaster.

TV, DVD, WIFI, Sky TV, board games

Lovely enclosed private courtyard with table and seating

Central heating, linen/towels included, tourist information and ordinance survey maps available.

Private parking on a drive.

No smoking

Yes, by prior agreement please.

No pets sorry

Bristol Temple Meads – 12 miles, Bath Spa – 12 miles

Bristol – 8 miles

Village store – less than 1 mile, Supermarket – 3 miles

Less than 1 mile

Bath, Cathedral City of Wells, Wookey Hole Caves, Cheddar Gorge and Caves, Glastonbury

From: Weekend break from £1600, mid week break from £1200

The Post House

The Post House, Bathway, Chewton Mendip, Somerset

Karen Price

01761 241704

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