Self Catering in Somerset - Watchet

Cottage: HCWCIDE
Watchet (5mls S) Somerset

Cottage: HCWCIDE, Watchet, Somerset
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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 visit the 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. Cider is a detached barn probably dating to the 17th century.

Originally used to store the cider apples and house the cider press now separately sited nearby. The internal rooms have been re-designed and modernised but retain their vaulted beamed ceilings. All rooms are double-glazed and the roof incorporates the latest high tech insulation.

Accessed via five steps the cottage offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin. Bathroom: with bath separate shower cubicle and WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: with TV DVD and coal effect gas stove (heating).

Kitchen area with electric cooker microwave and fridge. Utility: with tumble dryer and washing machine (sole use). Outside: french windows lead to the garden and small patio providing privacy.

Amenities: electric is by key meter (no coins necessary). Arrival: 4pm.The other property at Whites Farm is WBART

Services / Facilities:

Downstairs bedroom | Downstairs bathroom | Working farm | Towels included | Cot available | Highchair available

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Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Elworthy, St Martin of Tours Church - 0.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Combe Sydenham Hall - 1.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Cleeve Abbey - 4.2 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Somerset and Dorset Railway Museum - 4.7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Bishops Lydeard, St Mary's Church - 6.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Upton Tower, St James Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Coleridge Cottage - 7.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Gallox Bridge - 7.8 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Dunster Castle - 7.9 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Dunster Working Watermill - 7.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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