Set within a 1000-acre estate, the highest farm on Exmoor and with undisturbed views across Exmoor National Park, this is the ultimate retreat. The Grange (ref UKC3897) is the perfect opportunity to go away with the family or a big group of friends, as the property sleeps sixteen guests, across six bedrooms. The Grange can also be booked alongside The Linhay (ref UK10421) which sleeps an additional two guests, is a studio annexe ideal for couples. Both properties have access to the 1000-acre estate, tennis court and games room.
The Grange is a property full of charm and character, a traditional family Exmoor house. The views are straight across the National Park countryside, for as far as the eye can see, and come nightfall, the star gazing is incredible, whether this is from the house or your private hot tub. Inside, the house has room after room, starting on the ground floor, the living room has a comfortable seating area and wood burner and the dining room with its open fire is the perfect setting for gathering everyone together. There is a traditional farmhouse kitchen and a conservatory with comfy sofas and views onto the woodland and gardens. The library is perfect for some quiet time and finally the drawing room is ideal for relaxing and warming yourself in front of the open fire. Heading upstairs you will find six bedrooms, one has a kingsize zip and link bed and an additional single bed with a large en-suite, there is a kingsize four-poster bed with en-suite, a twin room with en-suite bathroom, a zip and link bedroom, a bunk room and lastly, a bedroom with twin beds and a bunk bed which has its own chill out area and an en-suite shower room with toilet. The deluxe swim spa/hot tub is a beautiful feature, ideal for all the family, perfect for admiring the scenery or simply having fun. At the front of the property there is a large lawned area, perfect for outside dining and a barbecue in the summer months. There is also a shared tennis court available.
The Linhay can either be booked alongside The Grange, or for a cosy retreat it is ideal for couples. The Linhay is a studio annexe featuring a double bed, living area with a wood burner and down a small set of steps to the fully equipped kitchen and fitted bathroom. The Linhay has a private patio with seating and chiminea looking over the tennis court. With 1000 acres on your doorstep, it's the perfect location to explore the Exmoor National Park either by cycling, horse riding or walking. With both Somerset and Devon so close, you really will be spoilt for choice. Lynton and Lymouth is where Exmoor meets the sea and this can be reached in 15 minutes. Other places close by are Minehead, Dunster and Barnstaple. If you love beaches then Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton are also less than 45 minutes away. Water sports can be found at Wimbleball Lake, while families will love Exmoor Zoo and The Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park. The traditional market towns of South Molton and Dulverton are both only a short drive away. When it comes to eating out the options are endless with plenty of local country pubs in the surrounding villages and towns. Beach 11 miles. Shop 6½ miles, pub and restaurant 1¾ miles.
The properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 18 guests.
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Living room/conservatory: With wood burner, 32" Freeview TV, DVD player, iPod dock and Wii.
Dining room: With open fire.
Kitchen: Farmhouse style with electric oven, gas hob, Aga (at cost), fridge/freezer, dishwasher, beams and slate floor.
Utility room: With washing machine.
Drawing room: With wood burner.
Library: With open fire.
Sun room/garden room.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize four poster bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link kingsize bed (can be 2ft 6in twin beds on request), single bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds, single bed and en-suite with bath and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With bunk bed, 2 single beds, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 5: With zip and link double bed (can be twin beds on request) and Freeview TV.
Bedroom 6: With bunk bed (can be twin beds on request).
Bathroom: With bath and toilet.
Gas included. Large lawned garden with patio, garden furniture and gas barbecue. Hot tub (private). Private parking for 8 cars.
Both properties: Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for open fires and wood burners included, remainder at £5 per basket. Travel cot available on request. Welcome pack. Games room with table tennis, skittles and small pool table (shared with other property on-site). 1000-acre unspoilt, natural grounds and tennis court (shared with owners and other property on-site). No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a spring.