Yenworthy Mill

Oare, Lynmouth, North Devon, Away from it all

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

Outside Description

Yenworthy Mill has a lovely raised lawned garden to the side of the property with steps leading up from the patio outside the front door. There is a picnic bench which has been placed to take advantage of the fabulous views across the farmland to the coast - the perfect spot for unwinding with a book or dining al fresco! A barbecue is provided.

Downstairs Description

nside the entrance is an area providing space for coats, wellies and walking boots. There is a very large room with a kitchen at one end with a dining table and ten chairs and, at the other end, a double height sitting area with two comfortable sofas and a wood-burning stove. A walk in cupboard houses the washing machine and dryer. Steps from the living room lead to an attractive gallery room where there are three sofas and a large television. There are also three steps up from the living room leading to a corridor containing a downstairs toilet, a double bedroom with an on-suite shower room and a twin bedroom.

First Floor Description

Stairs lead up to the first floor where there is a family bathroom, a twin bedroom and a large double bedroom with an additional set of bunk beds and a cot.

Other Notes

Please note that Yenworthy Mill is situated on a working farm along with two other holiday cottages (each with separate entrances, parking areas and gardens, but a shared drive). There is likely to livestock in the immediate vicinity therefore you must ensure your dog is kept under your control at all times.

Ocean Lookout
Dogs Welcome: Up to 3 well behaved dogs are welcome for supplement of £25 per booking
Child Friendly
Group Getaways
Farm Experience: Yenworthy is a working farm of 1200 acres running 1000 ewes. Please feel free to explore wherever you want but please leave gates as you find them, open or closed.
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:
  • The Culbone Inn: We source the best local produce from nearby farms and produce food that does justice to the beauty of Exmoor! There is always a warm welcome for everyone at The Culbone, including Dogs. Visit website
  • The Rising Sun, Lynmouth: Our menus have something for everyone, from fish lovers to vegetarians, with an ever-changing selection of specials to reflect the best of the coast and countryside. Perfectly complemented with a great wine list and well-kept real ales and ciders Visit website
  • The Blue Ball, Countisbury: We are firmly committed to the use, wherever possible, of only high quality local produce, such as locally reared meat, locally caught fish and locally produced cheese and beer. We now source local suppliers to offer only the best that North Devon can produce. Visit website
Food Stores:
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
  • Wimbleball Lake: Sailing, watersports, etc Visit website