Flossy Brook is a purose built lodge offering spacious and luxurious accommodation.
Pre Arrival:We have a detailed website giving directions by road. Bookings can be made on line or by phone. Here you can view the gallery of all our photographs.
Buses:Nearest bus Station is Taunton – 11 miles
Buses run from Taunton to Chard, which is our nearest town just 5 miles.
A daily bus also runs from Taunton to Bishopswood
Taxis are readily available from the centre of Taunton and Chard.
Trains:Taunton – 11 miles – Taxis readily available here
Tiverton Parkway – 15 miles – Taxis readily available here
Groceriescan be delivered by Tesco or Sainsburys by pre-ordering on-line.
Arrival and Car Parking: From the road a double gate leads you onto a large parking area. It is possible to get a vehicle right up to the paved path that leads around the building to the front door.
From the car park area to the front door you have a gentle paved ramp with a 1m square paved area before the front door. Here you go across a 5mm threshold through an 800m doorway directly into the downstairs hallway. There are three doors and a staircase leading off this hallway.
The ground floor is level throughout with all stone flooring.
From this hallway to the right you enter the swimming pool through a doorway 800mm wide and over a small ramped threshold. The pool is 7m x 4m and has a constant dept of 1.4m. There is a large area around two sides of the pool for people to sit, with some seating provided. The steps are located on one side of the pool with railings to allow for easy access. A door 750mmwide with a 170mm step allows you out of the pool area to the patio. This area is fenced for safety.
Leading off 2nd left from the hall past a clockroom recess a 800m doorway leads you through to Bedroom 1, which is 4m x 4m and has a walk in wet room through an 800mm doorway and over a small ramped threshold. Bedroom 1 en-suite is 2.4m x 2.8m at the widest point. This is fully tiled throughout with a toilet at 420mm high and a sink at 810mm high. The shower has low and high level adjustment.
To the left of the entrance hall stairway through a 770mm door is a small clockroom WC.
Under the stairs a cupboard contains a washer dryer and ironing facilities.
From the entrance hallway to the left you take a staircase of 11 steps with a single hand rail up to a landing. From the landing a further 2 steps take you up to the hallway to the left is Bedroom 4 which is 3.6 x 2.5 and 3.8 at the widest point. To the right is a bathroom with a tiled floor and panelling. The toilet is 420mm high, the bath is 550mm high and has a hands free shower, and the sink is 810mm. To the right of the bathroom is Bedroom 5 which is 5.6 x 3.7
First left from the entrance hall leads you through an 800m doorway to the kitchen. Here there is a central island with a small fridge and at least 1.6m around, an electric range cooker incorporating a large hob with a fan assisted oven and a conventional oven, a microwave, a larder fridge, a freezer, 2 dishwashers, a sink and lots of storage. The kitchen is open plan through to a dinning and living area which is 9m x 5.5m.The dinning area has a very large table (800mm high) and chairs to easily seat all occupants. The lounge area has a large flat screen TV, one large corner sofa, another sofa and two arm chairs, a large coffee table and side tables with lamps
There are two sets of French doors from the lounge/dinner to a patio outside. The opening doors are 1.6m wide with 170mm step.
From the lounge dinner a second staircase of 11 steps leads onto a landing then 2 extra steps lead you off to the right and left.Off to the left the first door on the left leads you to a bathroom. This is 2m x 1.5m with a tiled floor and panelling. The toilet is 420mm high, the bath is 550mm high and has a hands free shower, and the sink is 810mm. Straight ahead a door leads you into Bedroom 3 which is 4.3m x 3.7m.
From the stairs to the right is a gallery measuring 3.2m x 3.7m that leads to Bedroom 2 which is 3.5m x 3.7m. This room has an on-suite bathroom which is 3.7m x 1.6m and has a tiled floor and panelling. The toilet is 420mm high, the bath is 550mmmm high and has a hands free shower, and the sink is 810mm.
Both wings of the first floor have level oak veneer flooring throughout.
All bath/shower roomshave low level shower attachments as well as high level.
Outsidethere are two lawned areas, one with children’s climbing equipment and large netted trampoline. There is a large patio area with garden furniture and a barbecue.
There is also a fenced wild life area with a pond