Mill Cottage At Luxborough

Luxborough, Somerset, Countryside

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

Outside there is a lovely large lawned garden, with outside furniture and barbecue.

Downstairs Description

The accommodation is spacious, well-equipped and comfortably furnished to a high standard throughout. Mill Cottage has three bedrooms on the ground floor; the spacious master room has a double bed with a feature arched doorway leading to the garden and en-suite shower room and toilet; there is a bunk-bedded room also with arched doorway leading to the garden, and a twin bedroom with exposed wooden beam and arched window. The newly fitted family bathroom is located on the ground floor.

First Floor Description

The first floor is accessed from the rear of the property through the boot room/cloak room with stone tiled flooring. A glassed doorway leads to a spacious living room/dining room with wood-burning stove, TV, DVD player and CD player/radio. The staircase has a stair gate.

The newly fitted kitchen-dining room with Aga is accessed from the living area and is well-equipped with electric cooker, microwave, fridge and freezer, dishwasher and washing machine/tumble dryer. The dual aspect windows look out over farmland. There is an additional toilet with hand basin on the first floor.

Windows Views Description

The property directly overlooks enclosed patio to the front of the property and is situated within the stunning Exmoor countryside.

Other Notes

There is little or no mobile phone signal in Luxborough, however you can obtain some signal a short drive up the road. Wifi is available in the property at no extra cost.

The farm is mainly a sheep farm, with several hundred sheep in residence. There are also some highly productive free-range hens and Indian Runner ducks on site too, plus Red, Fallow and Roe deer are often seen on the farm as well.

Guests must also note that dogs are not allowed on the furniture, in the bedrooms and you must not leave your dog alone in the property at any time.

Dogs Welcome: One well behaved dog is welcome by prior arrangement for a supplementary fee of £25. You are expected to be vigilant and keep your dog under control at all times as there will be livestock in the immediate vicinity on the farm
Child Friendly
Farm Experience: The farm has direct access to excellent hacking including the famous Coleridge Way bridle path. What better way to explore the local countryside than bringing your horse on holiday?
Bring Your Horse
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Tourist Attractions:
  • Tropiquaria Zoo: Tropiquaria Animal & Adventure Park, a great day out for adults and children of all ages. Hold a snake or creepie-crawly in the Tropical Hall, visit the amazing puppet show and the aquarium. Outside play for hours on the full-size pirate ships or in the Indoor Play Castle. Visit website
  • Dunster Castle: An ancient castle and comfortable country home with dramatic vistas and subtropical gardens.Dramatically sited on a wooded hill, a castle has existed here since at least Norman times, with an impressive medieval gatehouse and ruined tower giving a reminder of its turbulent history. Visit website
  • West Somerset Railway: It is Britain’s longest “Heritage” Railway running from Bishops Lydeard to the coast at Minehead. There are nine restored stations en route serving a variety of destinations. The railway runs special themed trains throughout the year and large-scale events. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • Reeve's Restaurant: Reeves Restaurant in Dunster. Justin and Claire opened Reeves in June 2005 serving classic and contemporary dishes cooked with real attention to detail. Visit website
  • The Royal Oak: The Royal Oak at Luxborough is the local pub, which is a short drive or walking distance. The pub serves daily changing menu using locally sourced fresh produce, from bar snacks to a full a la carte menu which their chefs work hard to utilise the fantastic produce available on our doorstep in Exmoor. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Local Shop Attached To Garage: Located approx 5 miles away in Wheddon Cross Visit website
  • Tesco: Online ordering and delivery, located 7 miles away in Minehead. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Minehead & West Somerset GC: Minehead and West Somerset Golf Club is a great classic links course set against the rugged backdrop of the Brendon Hills with captivating sea views. If you're seeking a great round of golf, in a superb location, this is the place. Visit website
  • Burrowhayes Farm Riding: We organise escorted rides of mixed abilities in the glorious Horner Valley and on the open moorland. Everyone can enjoy to the full the beauty of Exmoor with the added thrill of being on horseback. Small children's ponies are available for parents to walk and lead. Visit website