Self Catering in Somerset - Watchet
Sleeps a maximum of: 6
Pricing From: £380.00 - 775.00
1 OF 2 PROPERTIES 13 ACRES HORSES PONIES DUCKS CHICKENS GEESE On Exmoor National Park and nestling on the slopes of the Brendon Hills the farm is in a small hamlet at the head of probably the most beautiful "combe" in the area known as the hidden valley. You can relax in the tranquillity and privacy of the accommodation yet benefit from the proximity of Taunton and Minehead. The farm is approximately 20 minutes from the M5 J25.
A short drive from the Somerset coast with beaches at Dunster Minehead and Blue Anchor it is also close to the Devon border giving access to much of North Devon in addition to the range of amenities in Somerset itself. There is a wealth of local attractions for adults and children alike including the marina and wildlife park with its huge pirate ships at Watchet the Norman castle at Dunster windsurfing and sailing on Wimbleball reservoir trips on Thomas the Tank Engine at West Somerset Steam Railway cider farms as well as the spectacular scenery and wildlife on Exmoor itself best seen by taking a short safari. Among popular attractions within easy reach are Cheddar Gorge Wookey Hole Caves numerous adventure and animal parks Clarks Village and Diggerland.
Come rain or shine there is no shortage of things to do or places to go. There are excellent local pubs many with family rooms and some with outdoor play areas for young children. There is a good range of local shops (10 minutes).
Views from both cottages to rolling green tree-lined fields and grazing sheep. Outside: both cottages have their own gardens and there is a large outdoor grassed area with swings for family games. There is also an undercover area for children to play in.
You will be welcome to walk the farmland. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen and towels included.
Regret no pets. Location: beach 15 minutes pub 2 miles. Barton is a large self-contained part of the main farmhouse which is recorded as 16th century.
The principal rooms are exceptionally spacious with THREE bedrooms: 1 large double 1 adult bunk bedroom and 1 large twin with one extra matching single (to sleep 7 in total) available on request. Bathroom: with bath separate shower cubicle and WC. Downstairs cloakroom with WC.
Lounge/diner: large open-plan area with multi-fuel woodburner (first basket of logs free) TV video and DVD. Kitchen: with cooker fridge microwave and dishwasher. Utility room: with tumble dryer freezer and washing machine.
Amenities: the accommodation is double-glazed and has a stairgate. Part central heating on request additional charge £35 payable to the owner. Electric by meter.
Arrival: 3pm.The other property at Whites Farm is WCIDE
Services / Facilities:
Open fire / woodburner | Working farm | Towels included | Cot available | Highchair available
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Elworthy, St Martin of Tours Church - 0.6 miles (Historic Church)
Combe Sydenham Hall - 1.3 miles (Historic House)
Cleeve Abbey - 4.2 miles (Abbey)
Somerset and Dorset Railway Museum - 4.7 miles (Museum)
Bishops Lydeard, St Mary's Church - 6.1 miles (Historic Church)
Upton Tower, St James Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church)
Coleridge Cottage - 7.3 miles (Historic Building)
Gallox Bridge - 7.8 miles (Historic Building)
Dunster Castle - 7.9 miles (Castle)
Dunster Working Watermill - 7.9 miles (Historic Building)
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