Holiday let in Wheddon Cross, Exmoor - sleeps 4

ORCHARD COTTAGE-B5811, Wheddon Cross, Exmoor, Somerset, TA24 7HA.

Property Reference: B5811

Bedrooms - 2

Sleeps - 4

Bathrooms - 1

Sorry no pets

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ORCHARD COTTAGE-B5811
2 bedrooms, sleeps 4

Enjoying farmland views, this ’upside down’ cottage offers true relaxation. Unwind in the indoor swimming pool or picnic in the private garden.

Pretty stone cottages with a shared heated indoor swimming poolSet in a beautiful valley within the Exmoor National ParkFive acres of gardens and grounds with BBQ area and picnic area and a shared all-weather tennis courtExcellent walking, cycling and riding countrySome cottages boast four-poster beds and woodburnersAllocated parking for each cottage. In a setting of stunning natural beauty in the Exmoor National Park, with indoor heated swimming pool, Triscombe Farm Country Cottages are a combination of 19th century cottages and skilful conversions from existing farm buildings. Leisure facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool, games room and all-weather tennis court (please bring your own racquets and balls). Natural water is provided from our own spring. With unspoilt countryside all around, and reached by a long, sweeping driveway, the country cottages are nestling in a sheltered, wooded valley overlooking the River Quarme. Each of the cottages has been individually styled and equipped to offer comfortable holiday accommodation. The cottages make the perfect base for holidays at any time of the year. There are five acres of lovely gardens for you to enjoy and explore. A stream cascades through the hillside garden, there is ample space in which to sit and relax, or enjoy a family picnic or barbecue.

Spectacular views across the valley to Dunkery Beacon unfold as you wander around. Badgers, buzzards, foxes, red deer and an abundance of birdlife can often be seen, so don’t forget your binoculars. Bracken Cottage ref: B5817, Juniper ref: 28060 and Primrose Cottage ref: 30027 are ground floor cottages with valley views, Rose Cottage ref: B5810 and Whortleberry Cottage ref: 29890 are cosy family cottages, Coachman’s Cottage ref: B5813 is a spacious original cottage and Garden Cottage ref: B5812 and Orchard Cottage ref: B5811 are ‘upside down’ cottages with farmland views. Stream Cottage ref: 27550 is the original farm manager’s cottage. From Triscombe Farm you can explore the magic of Exmoor, an area of wild natural beauty, inhabited by native ponies and red deer. Exmoor Safaris take you right into the heart of this area of heather clad moors, sheltered wooded combes, pretty villages with thatched cottages and ancient packhorse bridges. The National Park rangers provide guided walks. A few miles from Triscombe is Exmoor’s spectacular northern coast, the highest in Britain, where steep cliffs plunge into the sea.

You can enjoy fantastic coastal walks here along the cliff top coastal path, with dramatic views of the coastline and out to sea. From Dunkery Beacon (1707ft) there are panoramic views to Wales, Dartmoor and beyond. Minehead is only 10 miles away with a beach, Butlins, harbour and fantastic steam railway. Historic Dunster (NT castle) is one of the prettiest villages on Exmoor. Porlock and Dulverton offer interesting shops and tea shops where you can enjoy a traditional Somerset cream tea. There are many places to visit locally including Knightshayes Court, a splendid Victorian house at Tiverton. Other holiday pursuits include fishing and sailing at Wimbleball Lake, and horse riding, mountain biking and hiking across the moor. There is so much to do locally, the owners hope to welcome you back time and time again. Triscombe Farm Country Cottages - the perfect base for all year round holidays. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile. Stream Cottage ref: 27550 and Juniper ref: 28060 can be booked together to accommodate up to 6 people and Bracken Cottage ref: B5817 and Coachman’s Cottage ref: B5813 can be booked together to accommodate up to 4 peopl

Accommodation details

Orchard Cottage - B5811Ground floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double (four poster), 1 twin. Bathroom with toilet. First floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen.

Cot and high chair on request. CD. Dishwasher. Enclosed garden with furniture. Ample parking.

Extra Amenities

All properties: Electric heaters and electricity by meter reading. Bed linen included. Towel hire £5per person per booking. DVD. Microwave. Shared utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer (small charge) and freezer. Wi-fi. Shared payphone. Extensive shared gardens with sitting-out area and furniture. Shared barbecue area. Cycle store. Allocated parking on site. Shared games room with table tennis and snooker/pool table. All-weather tennis court. Heated indoor swimming pool (9. 7m x 4. 2m, depth 0. 8m to 1. 9m). No smoking. NB: Stream in grounds (young children must be supervised).

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Self-catering features

  • Bike Store
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Games Room
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Grouped Properties
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Rural Location
  • Stairgate
  • Telephone Chargeable
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Baby and Toddler Friendly
  • Cot Available
  • Exmoor
  • Swimming Pool
  • Swimming Pool - Indoor
  • Swimming Pool - Shared
  • Washing Machine
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  • Parking - On Site
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