Charming detached stone cottage set in the heart of Exmoor
Bright and spacious lounge
Relax in front of the wood burner during cooler months or open the stable door in the summer
Attention to detail
Bright and airy kitchen/diner
Enjoy cooking a hearty breakfast before walking on the moor
Enjoy the views from the balcony
Spacious king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request)
Enjoy views over the open fields from the small balcony
Second king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request)
Enjoy breakfast in the Somerset countryside
The enclosed garden affords wonderful views and has a small spring running through it
Situated in the heart of beautiful Exmoor
Deer can often be seen all over the moor
Looking back towards the cottages
Exmoors dramatic landscape looks stunning all year
Dog kennel is available  to use and is located in the enclosed garden
Charming detached stone cottage set in the heart of Exmoor
1 / 18  Charming detached stone cottage set in the heart of Exmoor
2 / 18  Bright and spacious lounge
3 / 18  Relax in front of the wood burner during cooler months or open the stable door in the summer
4 / 18  Attention to detail
5 / 18  Bright and airy kitchen/diner
6 / 18  Enjoy cooking a hearty breakfast before walking on the moor
7 / 18  Enjoy the views from the balcony
8 / 18  Spacious king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request)
9 / 18  Enjoy views over the open fields from the small balcony
10 / 18  Second king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request)
11 / 18  Enjoy breakfast in the Somerset countryside
12 / 18  The enclosed garden affords wonderful views and has a small spring running through it
13 / 18  Situated in the heart of beautiful Exmoor
14 / 18  Deer can often be seen all over the moor
15 / 18  Looking back towards the cottages
16 / 18  Exmoors dramatic landscape looks stunning all year
17 / 18  Dog kennel is available to use and is located in the enclosed garden
18 / 18  Charming detached stone cottage set in the heart of Exmoor

Exmoor Farm Cottages - Stags View,

Wheddon Cross (2mls NW), Exmoor
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Located on the foot slopes of Dunkery Beacon at Exmoor’s highest point offering fabulous views
  • Enjoy superb walking on the South West Coastal Path or Withypool, Lanacre and Tarr Steps
  • Dog friendly beaches of Dunster and Blue Anchor are both easily accessible
  • Exmoor, nominated as a ’Dark Sky’ area, is an excellent location to study the sky at night
  • The villages of Porlock, Porlock Weir and Selworthy are all worth a visit
  • Visit the famous ’Dunster by Candlelight Festival’ held at the beginning of December
Property code: 51770

This delightful detached cottage is located on the foot slopes of Dunkery Beacon at Exmoor’s highest point. Enjoy superb scenery and walking on the South West Coastal Path or the national park itself.

Set around the yard of the owner’s small farm it is perfect for those seeking peace and quiet, but also the perfect base to explore this stunning area of Exmoor and Somerset. From the top gate of the farm, guests can walk up to the summit of Dunkery Beacon, where the views are far-reaching. The local village of Wheddon Cross is a short distance away and has a well-stocked local shop, pub and is most renowned for its displays of snowdrops in February each year. Visit the Medieval town of Dunster with its variety of shops, cafes and castle. Other points of interest include the West Somerset Steam Railway, Valley of the Rocks and Lynton and Lynmouth with its water powered cliff railway.

On entering this cottage, you will go straight into the lounge which is a perfect place to enjoy time with family and friends where you can all enjoy watching a movie on the TV/DVD. In the summer, you can open the stable door to let the outside in and in the cooler months light the wood burner for a cosier feel. Two steps lead down to a separate kitchen/diner which is a perfect room to enjoy some family meals together and is well-equipped with electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge with ice compartment. Heading upstairs you will find two twin bedrooms (which can be made up as king-size zip-and-link on request), one of the bedrooms has a small balcony. The family shower room is also on this floor and has a shower and WC. Wi-Fi is available, but due to the location can be intermittent.

Venturing outside through the stable door guests will find an enclosed decked area with seating, here you can enjoy the warm Somerset evenings and the far-reaching views. Proceed down three steps to the small enclosed garden where you can relax and enjoy a glass of wine. There is off-road parking for two cars to the front of the property. In a separate building, you will find individual lockable store cupboards for bikes and surf boards, laundry facilities and even a hose and a sink with hot water for washing your four legged friends. With dogs in mind there is also a useful dog kennel and run located below the decking steps.

  • 2 bedrooms – 2 twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a king on request)
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge with ice compartment
  • Shared utility room with washing machine in a separate building
  • Stabling is available for up to 6 horses, prices available on request
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and electric heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included however can be intermittent due to location
  • Regret no smoking
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Arrival time - 3.30pm
  • Complex of properties
  • Bicycle storage available
  • TV and DVD in lounge
  • A dog kennel and run is located below the decking steps for use by guests
  • Regret no children under the age of 16
  • Natural water supply from borehole

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Sally.

Photos

Charming detached stone cottage set in the heart of Exmoor
Bright and spacious lounge
Relax in front of the wood burner during cooler months or open the stable door in the summer
Attention to detail
Bright and airy kitchen/diner
Enjoy cooking a hearty breakfast before walking on the moor
Enjoy the views from the balcony
Spacious king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request)
Enjoy views over the open fields from the small balcony
Second king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request)
Enjoy breakfast in the Somerset countryside
Show 6 moreThe enclosed garden affords wonderful views and has a small spring running through it

Location

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Exmoor Farm Cottages - Swallows Nest

Exmoor Farm Cottages - Swallows Nest

Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1

£344 - £710

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