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Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday

Back in 2018, Clare surprised her 80 year old mother with a wonderful family gathering at Cossington. With family in Germany, Ireland and the UK, getting a long distant family together without her mum knowing was certainly difficult! Below is an extract from Claire herself: “I come from a large…
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Wildlife at Cossington Park

Wildlife at Cossington Park

Just one amazing thing about Cossington Park is that it attracts a wide variety of wildlife. Fortunately for us a neighbour has managed to capture some amazing photographs of recent visitors: Our former gardener, who was very much in touch with nature, wildlife and gardening, set up a book for…
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Cossington Park in Lockdown

Cossington Park in Lockdown

COVID-19 has been hard on all of us, but at Cossington Park, not only have we been busy with redecorating and restoring, but staff and local families have made the most of the grounds over the past few months. The children have had fun playing in the large open areas,…
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Spring 2021 Newsletter

Spring 2021 Newsletter

Welcome to the Cossington Park Spring Newsletter. There are many signs of spring here in Somerset where the climate is more temperate and the days longer than the UK average; how welcome after all the challenges of the last 12 months.During the national lock-downs, Cossington Park hosted essential ‘key workers’ and…
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5% VAT for Cossington Park

5% VAT for Cossington Park

Guests of Cossington Park are benefiting from 5% VAT on tourist accommodation in the UK compared to the standard rate of 20%. In effect our prices are discounted by 15%. Graham Wason, Owner-Guardian of Cossington Park, is delighted to be able to offer our guests this 15% discount, not least…
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How was your visit to Cossington Park?

How was your visit to Cossington Park?

Owner of Cossington Park, Graham Wason, is a founder-director of the Professional Association of Self Caterers (PASC) and invites you to take part in a survey about visits to self-catering accommodation. You might win a £200 Amazon voucher by taking part. PASC, together with the Association of Scotland’s Self-Caterers (ASSC),…
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Re-opening 4th July

Re-opening 4th July

The past few months have felt like a lifetime, with moments of uncertainty and isolation  in the face of the Government’s enforced closure of all holiday accommodation, so Cossington Park has been unaccustomedly guest free for a long time. We are now taking bookings for stays from 4th July 2020…
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Cossington Park House -Bedroom Names Explained!

Cossington Park House -Bedroom Names Explained!

Most bedrooms are named after their unusual brass door knockers, hence for example: ‘Chaucer’, ‘The Pump Room’ and ‘The Cobbler’. ‘The Trusty Servant’ seems particularly appropriate as this was for a time the maid’s room. I like to imagine that two friars once slept in the large twin beds…
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