A characterful, detached farm house situated on a quiet working farm 5 miles from the village of Dulverton. It is positioned on the edge of the open moor, allowing for fantastic views and for a great base for a family getaway to Exmoor or even a walker's retreat.
As you enter the property, stepping through a generous hallway, you will enter a well-equipped kitchen/diner, fitted with all the necessities required to rustle up an evening meal for your guests. As you walk through the hallway you discover the inviting open-plan living room with additional dining seating for up to 10 guests. In here there is a warming fireplace, comfortable sofas and a TV, ideal for unwinding on an evening. If you are looking for some quiet time, then you can relax within the cosy snug, completed with sofas and a TV.
Follow the stairs up, where you will locate the first bedroom, which boasts a charming single with storage. Up the additional staircase you will find the main landing, where the additional bedrooms are located. Each bedroom within the property has been finished with an elegant touch, carefully selected furniture and ample storage. The bedrooms comprise a master bedroom with en-suite, two doubles and a twin bedroom with a truckle bed if required. Outside you have a large enclosed garden area, ideal for letting the children stretch their legs, or catch the morning sun. This cottage also comes with off-road parking.
Located within the village of Dulverton are the local shop and pub and these can be found within a 15-minute drive of the property. This location is ideal for walkers and cyclists, with miles of routes to wonder. Popular walks within this area include Anstey Gate and Hawkridge from Tarr Steps or the Dunkery Beacon from Wheddon Cross. Moreover, Exmoor National Park visitor centre can be found within the centre of Dulverton town, where inspiration for your next walk can be found. The Old Farm House is a charming property, set in a breath-taking location, perfect for a walking holiday.
Note: Property can be booked with Refs. 984101 and 984102, 984104 together they can sleep 22 people.
Five bedrooms; 1 x double with en-suite, completed with walk-in shower, basin and WC, 2 x doubles, 1 x twin with truckle bed, 1 x single. Ground floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. First floor bathroom with shower over bath, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Living/diner with woodburning fire. Snug.
DULVERTON Minehead 17 miles. Dulverton is the southern gateway to the Exmoor National Park, a small town standing between the rivers Barle and Exe, which meet further down the valley. Dulverton has some quaint narrow streets weaving between fine Victorian buildings and a three arched bridge crossing the river leading to riverside walks. There are plenty of shops, restaurants and pubs in Dulverton and in the square is the Exmoor National Park visitor centre and art gallery, offering plenty of inspiration for exploring the vast expanse of the moor on foot, on horseback or from behind the wheel. Why not try an off road safari around Exmoor to see red deer, wild ponies and rare birds? Exmoor has been designated as a Dark Sky Reserve, where the light pollution is low and plenty of stargazing can be done. Near to Dulverton is the majestic lake at Wimblewall Country Park, the first Dark Skies Discovery Centre on Exmoor. Wimblewall is also a premier trout fishing location, and provides tuition in numerous water sports, including sailing, windsurfing and canoeing. Further afield the North Somerset coastline has sandy beaches at Minehead, picturesque harbours and plenty of wild walking around Porlock Weir. A fabulous holiday destination for all those enjoying outdoor activities, dramatic landscapes and wildlife.
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