Situated high up in the heart of Exmoor National Park, East Harwood Farm Cottage is a tranquil retreat perfect for walkers, couples and families with older children. Dating back two hundred years, the cottage adjoins the owner's farmhouse and numerous beautiful walks can be enjoyed right from the doorstep. Local amenities can be found in the village of Timberscombe or Dunster is just three miles away.
The charming lounge has a warming wood burner stove, comfortable two seater sofa, two armchairs, a dining table for four, a TV and DVD player. The well equipped kitchen can be found adjacent and modern self catering facilities include a modern range cooker, fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, ironing board and iron. A range of crockery, cutlery and glasses are supplied along with a stock of non-perishable items such as salt, pepper, oil etc. The cottage is also fitted with central heating.
The property is approached via a 3/4 mile driveway which is shared with the owners who live next door. A furnished patio area can be found directly outside the cottage. Please note that this area is not enclosed. Many scenic walks can be accessed locally including up onto the moors, Dunkery Beacon and down into the valley.
The village amenities of Timberscombe can be found a mile away and include a local, dog friendly pub serving food.
Bed linen and towels are included in the rental price but please bring outdoor/ beach towels if you require them for day trips.
An initial basket of logs for the wood burner is provided and further stocks can be purchased onsite for £5 each.
Wi-Fi is provided but can be slow due to the cottage's rural location. Limited mobile coverage for EE and Vodaphone can be accessed.
There is no washing machine at the cottage but the owners will do a load for guests staying for a week or more.
As this is a working farm with ponds and livestock, we do not accept children under eight years old and guests are not permitted into the farm itself or the owner's garden.
Short breaks of three nights or more may be available at certain times of the year. Two well behaved dogs are welcome at £15 each per stay. Please note that dogs are not permitted upstairs or on the furniture. Check in time is after 4pm and please vacate by 10am on your departure day.