Grand residence in the heart of Dunster
A warm welcome awaits in the relaxing lounge
French styled dining room with four oven Aga
Beautiful features throughout
Ambient lighting provides the perfect setting for cosy meals in
Catch up together on the days events
Enjoy the warmth and comfort of the cosy snug
Study with open fire
Stunning dining room for those special occasions
Luxury and elegance
Kitchen with Range oven and gas hob
Original medieval entrance to the property
Four legged friends welcome
A bed fit for royalty
Four poster bed with antique furnishings
Spoil yourself
Carved French double bed with en-suite
Beautiful en-suite bathroom with roll top bath
Enjoy lazy mornings
Four poster king-size bedroom with en-suite
En-suite with victorian roll top bath and private stairs to the kitchen
Perfect lighting creates a cosy atmosphere
Relax
Antique twin bedroom (can be made as a super-king-size on request)
Twin room
Tasteful decor
Stylish interior
Contemporary shower room
Shower room
Enjoy your stay
King-sized bedroom
Second floor en-suite
Quality finishing
Dine al fresco on warmer days
Games room with pool table
Compete against each other with a game of table tennis
View towards games room and detached bedroom
Detached former art studio bedroom with Morrocan doors
Plenty of outside seating
Relax in the hot tub
Useful utility area
Medieval Dunster village with an array of boutique shops and eateries
Dunster village with High House and the Castle in the back ground
1 / 43  Grand residence in the heart of Dunster
2 / 43  A warm welcome awaits in the relaxing lounge
3 / 43  French styled dining room with four oven Aga
4 / 43  Beautiful features throughout
5 / 43  Ambient lighting provides the perfect setting for cosy meals in
6 / 43  Catch up together on the days events
7 / 43  Enjoy the warmth and comfort of the cosy snug
8 / 43  Study with open fire
9 / 43  Stunning dining room for those special occasions
10 / 43  Luxury and elegance
11 / 43  Kitchen with Range oven and gas hob
12 / 43  Original medieval entrance to the property
13 / 43  Four legged friends welcome
14 / 43  A bed fit for royalty
15 / 43  Four poster bed with antique furnishings
16 / 43  Spoil yourself
17 / 43  Carved French double bed with en-suite
18 / 43  Beautiful en-suite bathroom with roll top bath
19 / 43  Enjoy lazy mornings
20 / 43  Four poster king-size bedroom with en-suite
21 / 43  En-suite with victorian roll top bath and private stairs to the kitchen
22 / 43  Perfect lighting creates a cosy atmosphere
23 / 43  Relax
24 / 43  Antique twin bedroom (can be made as a super-king-size on request)
25 / 43  Twin room
26 / 43  Tasteful decor
27 / 43  Stylish interior
28 / 43  Contemporary shower room
29 / 43  Shower room
30 / 43  Enjoy your stay
31 / 43  King-sized bedroom
32 / 43  Second floor en-suite
33 / 43  Quality finishing
34 / 43  Dine al fresco on warmer days
35 / 43  Games room with pool table
36 / 43  Compete against each other with a game of table tennis
37 / 43  View towards games room and detached bedroom
38 / 43  Detached former art studio bedroom with Morrocan doors
39 / 43  Plenty of outside seating
40 / 43  Relax in the hot tub
41 / 43  Useful utility area
42 / 43  Medieval Dunster village with an array of boutique shops and eateries
43 / 43  Dunster village with High House and the Castle in the back ground

High House,

Dunster, Somerset
Sleeps 10
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms 5
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
5
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Luxury
Quirky
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Set on the edge of Exmoor, at the foot of a romantic castle in the heart of Dunster
  • Within walking distance to an array of Boutique shops, pubs and restaurants
  • Relax in the hot tub, enjoy a game of pool, table tennis, or darts by the mini bar
  • Garden games room with pool table for some competitive fun
  • A room for every occasion from breakfast in the French styled kitchen to a brandy by the open fire
  • Enjoy the true essence of a stunningly furnished English country home
Property code: 63301

Set in the heart of Dunster village with hot tub, beautiful enclosed gardens and parking, this truly stunning, sensitive, period property provides an unrivalled first-class luxury living experience.

Located in the heart of Dunster at the base of the 11th century castle that the area is famed for, this cottage is the perfect countryside getaway. The village itself offers an array of amenities, including boutique shops, pubs, restaurant’s and lots of pretty tea rooms. It’s also renowned for local events like the annual Dunster by Candlelight evenings in December and various festivals and country fairs throughout the year. Just a short drive away is Minehead with its golden sandy beach, shops, pubs and restaurants, while the seaside villages of Porlock, Lynton & Lynmouth are also just a short drive away. You can also visit the West Somerset Steam Railway, Exmoor National Park, Wells and Glastonbury.

Enter through the oak door into the hallway which leads to the lounge, dining room, kitchen and study. The lounge with Smart TV/DVD and wireless music system is the most scrumptious relaxation space with an open fire for those cooler months to snuggle up and take in your favourite movie. The dining room adorned with quality furnishings is a must for that special occasion or family celebration with seating for ten with an open fire and French chandelier for added luxury. The kitchen boasts a Range oven and gas hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer. From here step through to the traditional French styled dining room with a four oven Aga and a table for twelve, perfect for that lazy breakfast. There is a door to the cosy family snug just off from the second dining room with Smart TV/DVD and a wood burner effect gas fire. Accessed from the hall is the study, with an open fire, great for a morning read or to catch up on some emails. Also, on the ground floor is the utility area with washing machine and tumble dryer that leads into the shower room with shower and WC. The central staircase will take you to the first floor, or a second staircase accessed from the kitchen will also provide access. The bedrooms are all uniquely styled and are adorned with soft linen to ensure that perfect night’s sleep. Bedroom one consists of a four-poster super-king-size bed with an en-suite bathroom with a roll top bath and WC. Bedroom two includes a carved French double bed and an en-suite bathroom with roll top bath and WC. Bedroom three has original antique twin zip-and-link beds (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request). Bedroom four is a king-size and has a beautiful arched chapel ceiling, this room is a former prayer room in the property’s past life as a small convent school. Also, on the first floor is the shower room with shower and WC. Bedroom five is located on the second floor, a stunning bedroom enjoying commanding views over the village with a four-poster super-king-size bed and a vaulted ceiling, authenticated to have come from the Armada ships of Elizabeth 1’s historical victory. The last bedroom is in the detached former art studio located off the enclosed gardens. This romantic bedroom is accessed through beautiful carved Moroccan doors and is available from April to end of September. This bedroom has a king-size bed, wood burner effect electric fire and an en-suite shower room with shower and WC.

Heading outside the gardens are enchanting and include a walled lawn where there is a large patio with gas BBQ and garden table for twelve guests, situated under the grapevine. There is also a large hot tub off the rear of the lawn, a gate at the far end of the lawn leads directly onto Dunster Deer Park and Castle Grounds. A further area of garden with a Mediterranean influence is found beyond a cobbled area and a boot room, where guests can store their bikes. This walled garden provides private sitting for outside dining with stunning views to Conygar Tower, here you will also find the king-size bedroom and two games rooms that offer a pool table, table tennis and darts. There is off-road parking for two cars with additional private parking for another two cars at the front of the property, further parking is available in the village.

 

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 6 bedrooms - 2 four-poster super-king-size, 2 king size, 1 double and 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
  • 2 en-suite bathrooms, 1 en-suite shower room and 2 shower rooms
  • Range oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher and a four oven Aga in second dining room
  • Utility area in ground floor shower room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Hot tub
  • Games rooms with pool table, darts and table tennis
  • 3 open fires (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 4 cars and further parking in the village
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Welcome pack upon arrival
  • Beach 2 miles, shop, pub and restaurant within walking distance
  • Bicycle storage available in boot room
  • TV/DVD in lounge and Smart TV/DVD in snug
  • Please note, bedroom 6 is in a detached former outbuilding within the gardens grounds and is only available between April and September
  • Two picnic hampers and rugs available
  • Sleeps 10+2+2 (two camp beds available for under 8’s on request and bedroom 6 (king-size) only available between April and September)

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

Grand residence in the heart of Dunster
A warm welcome awaits in the relaxing lounge
French styled dining room with four oven Aga
Beautiful features throughout
Ambient lighting provides the perfect setting for cosy meals in
Catch up together on the days events
Enjoy the warmth and comfort of the cosy snug
Study with open fire
Stunning dining room for those special occasions
Luxury and elegance
Kitchen with Range oven and gas hob
Show 31 moreOriginal medieval entrance to the property

Location

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