About the property
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: there is a large outdoor lawn area with swings, perfect for family games. Also available is an undercover area for children to play in. You will be welcome to walk the farmland. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, towels and wifi included. Regret no pets. Location: beach 15 minutes, pub 2 miles.
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. Bathroom: bath, separate shower cubicle and WC. Downstairs cloakroom with WC. Lounge/diner: large open-plan area with 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. Outside: private enclosed garden. 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.
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