Fern Cottage - Riscombe Farm
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Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
In the centre of Exmoor National Park, beside the river Exe and only 10 minutes drive from the beautiful coastline. AA 4 stars. This lovely cottage is all on one level. It sleeps 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms, comprising a double and a twin. There is a living/dining room with a wood burning stove, a well equipped kitchen and a bathroom with a bath and a separate shower.
As well as the front door from the courtyard, there is a door which opens to the private, fenced garden looking down to the river. Being all on one level, Fern Cottage has no steps and parking is available outside the door – Fern is therefore suitable for the partially mobile. Garden furniture and a barbecue are provided. Pets welcome. Stabling available. All bed linen, tea towels, toilet rolls, etc. are supplied, plus a bath towel for each person.
The beds are made up for your arrival. The kitchen has an electric hob plus oven, a fridge freezer, a microwave, a cafetiere, and pretty much everything you should need. A cot is available, plus a high chair. The cottage has full central heating and hot water all included from our new biomass boiler. Logs for the fire are free. No hidden extras!
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bossington, Minehead and Dunster 10 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
The Somerset region
Exmoor National Park lies on the northern coastline of the West Country. A beautiful area to explore with amazing landscapes, coastline, old villages, woodlands, valleys and moorland. Explore this stunning region offering such a variety of scenery, wildlife, historical towns and villages and enjoy a wide range of activities.
In the centre of Exmoor National Park on the border of Somerset and Devon. The cottage lies in a beautiful, quiet rural location beside the River Exe and only 10 minutes drive from the lovely coast. It is at Riscombe Farm and we have some sheep, goats, ponies, chickens and ducks. Lots to see and do in and around the National Park.
The Exmoor area offers beautiful scenery, historic villages, lakes, rivers, beaches and is ideal for walking, cycling or just touring. Enjoy the excellent local food and drink, visit National Trust properties and travel back in time on a steam railway!
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18 Nov 2014
"Just what we were looking for"
We stayed for a weekend in this lovely cottage. It's in a great location and really has a country cottage feel. The booking was is a bit of a pain: the response was quick after the initial enquir… More
5 Jul 2014
"delightful location and idyllic"
easy to find, and an idyllic location in the heart of Exmoor, Greeted by Brian who was very helpful. The cottage was delightful with its own garden and with freshly laid eggs available in the morni… More
12 May 2013
"it was a great stay in a beautiful farm with a warm welcome"
We arrive at Riscomb farm at night and Bryan was waiting for us.We found the road very narrow(that's not usual for us because in france the roads are wide) but we found the farm easily.Bryan shew us our cottage:beautiful,very clean and with a fire place(the wood was free).It's a very quiet place in a beautiful landscape with horses, goats and hens:lovely for little children.We ate eggs from the hens oft the farm .There was electric heating but we found it a little bit expensive so we used the fireplace but in februar,it was a little cold in the morning.We could go to another cottage with games(pool,tablefootball,darts...)in the evening and watch TV in the cottage.We had really a good stay.Bryan phoned for us to a riding school because we wanted a trip with horses.He was very helpfull
Just to say that by Christmas 2013 we will have installed a biomass boiler on the farm - so all the cottages will be fully central heated and have abundant hot water - all included in the cost!
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