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7 Nights See prices

  • £330  to  £475

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Short Breaks From

  • £75 p/night
    3 night min. (off peak only)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1 Room

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    2 Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Star Rating

    4 Star

About Buzzards

Weatherham Farm is the perfect retreat for anyone with a love for the great outdoors and is home to two delightful holiday cottages which were converted from the former hay / cart horse barn.

It was divided into two cottages with the owners laundry room separating the properties and entrances to either cottage being on opposite sides in order that you wouldn’t know you had a neighbour. Weatherham Farm affords a beautiful rural position within the River Exe Valley amongst the beauty of Exmoor National Park. Located on the borders of Somerset and Devon, the surrounding countryside is stunning with lush wooded valleys, meadows, gleaming rivers and picturesque little villages with country pubs for a pint or long lazy lunch. Weatherham Farm is close to Dulverton, Wimbleball Lake and Brompton Regis village (one mile).

The holiday cottages provide comfortable and relaxing retreats at any time of the year. Full central heating complemented with a log burner so you can enjoy a real fire. They are equipped to a high standard and retain much original character including old oak beams and wonky walls.

You start to unwind from the moment you turn down the drive and the rush of modern life becomes a distant memory. Your beds are made, fluffy towels await and the fire simply requires a match.

Sitting on the softer eastern side of Exmoor, the cottages are surrounded by quiet, varied countryside in which you can escape the crowds and do your own exploring. You will run out of days long before you run out of places to visit.

The village of Brompton Regis is only a mile from the farm and has a village shop where you can stock up on provisions and a traditional pub serving local ales and good food.

Dulverton (a lovely small town often referred to as the 'capital of Exmoor'), is a short drive away (four miles). Its quaint atmosphere, statue of Lorna Doone, good range of shops, restaurants and pubs is reminiscent of bygone villages.

Two miles from the cottages is Wimbleball Lake, this offers a wide selection of outdoor pursuits such as cycling, Trout fishing, sailing, rowing and canoeing. The coast is under half an hour away by car, providing beaches and interesting scenery for those who enjoy walking and also opportunities for bird watchers. Within a twenty minute drive are some of Exmoor's most famous places including Tarr Steps, Dunster Castle and village with ancient architecture and yarn market which dates back to medieval times. There are also plenty of fishing opportunities within the local area.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Mrs Jo Ringrose joined Independent Cottages in November 2011


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Kingsize +
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite/ cable TV
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi
  • Farm Stay

Location (Exmoor)

Buzzards Cottage accommodates two guests and provides the following accommodation and facilities:

Downstairs:

  • Entrance hall with internal oak door into open plan ground floor.
  • Kitchen area with fridge (including a freezer compartment), electric cooker and microwave. Off this is the...
  • Sitting area with two comfy chairs, dining table/chairs, flat screen Freesat television, DVD player and log burner for cosy nights in front of the fire.

Upstairs:

  • Large bedroom with king-size bed, bedroom furniture.
  • Newly refitted shower room with enclosed shower cubicle, power shower, wash basin and WC.


Outside: Parking is available outside the cottage. There is a small dedicated seating area to the front of the cottage and use of the lawn opposite. The garden is all open plan, the only gates are into our fields where we keep livestock. Both cottages have the use of the 1.5 acre Orchard Field which the owners keep stock free in order that you can relax on a lounger, enjoy a picnic, read a book or play a ball game.

Additional information: This cottage can also be rented with Toads Breech cottage, allowing greater flexibility for family and friends. No smoking. Short breaks available. The owners are close by to provide any assistance, information or help if required.

Star Rating: 4 Star

Buzzards Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Fri, 1st Jul 2022 - Thu, 25th Aug 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£475

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 26th Aug 2022 - Thu, 8th Sep 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£450

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 9th Sep 2022 - Thu, 22nd Sep 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £330 | 4 nights: £430 | 5 nights: £430 | 6 nights: £430

7 Nights
£430

3 Nights
£330


Fri, 23rd Sep 2022 - Thu, 3rd Nov 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £285 | 4 nights: £380 | 5 nights: £410 | 6 nights: £410

7 Nights
£410

3 Nights
£285


Fri, 4th Nov 2022 - Thu, 22nd Dec 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £255 | 4 nights: £340 | 5 nights: £340 | 6 nights: £340

7 Nights
£340

3 Nights
£255

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom (1 King)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
2 dogs welcome
Accessibility:
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
Smoking:
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Friday
Payment Options:
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1398 371544 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Mrs Jo Ringrose
Member Since November 2011

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Toads Breech

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Sleeps 2-4 | Bedrooms 2

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* Calendar last updated: 20th July 2022

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