The Old Reading Rooms is a unique Grade II listed cottage dating back to the 1880s. Situated in Wiveliscombe, Somerset, the pet-friendly cottage sleeps 4 and boasts a high ceiling, cornices, stained glass windows & timbered floor, as well as enclosed courtyard, spiral staircase & traditional décor.
The enclosed courtyard offers space to relax in the sun and to take tea at any time of the day, or enjoy a good book. The converted cottage, which once served as the reading room for the people of the village, now offers elegant accommodation with a high ceiling, cornices, stained glass windows and a timbered floor in the living spaces. These include a modern, well-equipped kitchen, an elegant dining area and a sitting room with a spiral staircase and traditional décor adding character to the cottage.
Traditional charm and antique furnishing continue in the bedrooms, which include a twin room and a room with a king-size bed. The bathrooms contain a shower plus a separate toilet, and bath, toilet and hand basin.
Visitors to The Old Reading Rooms are treated to Grade II listed charm and can count on WiFi, amenities for young children, parking, central heating and laundry facilities, as well as TV.
The Old Reading Rooms enjoys a convenient location in Wiveliscombe and allows easy access to sites such as Taunton, the Brendon Hills, the Quantocks Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Exmoor National Park, as well as the remaining delights of Somerset.