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Higher Westcott Farm, Dartmoor National Park

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6 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
10 guests
1 night minimum
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Higher Westcott farm is a 300 year old granite walled Devon longhouse, located in Dartmoor National Park, 3 miles from Moretonhamsptead. Westcott is a traditional English hamlet set in surrounding countryside, ancient woodland and rolling hills, 1,000 feet above sea level. The house has been designed to offer a contemporary but still traditional environment, focusing on comfort and style, with wood burning stove and leather sofas. Lounge Filled with sunshine in the morning and evenings with family and friends or just a book for company, the lounge offers leather sofas, tub chairs and window seats in which to enjoy a drink and the views. Dining Room Filled with sunshine in the morning or lit with candles at night this cosy room features a huge stone fireplace and a bespoke square oak dining...Higher Westcott farm is a 300 year old granite walled Devon longhouse, located in Dartmoor National Park, 3 miles from Moretonhamsptead. Westcott is a traditional English hamlet set in surrounding countryside, ancient woodland and rolling hills, 1,000 feet above sea level. The house has been designed to offer a contemporary but still traditional environment, focusing on comfort and style, with wood burning stove and leather sofas. Lounge Filled with sunshine in the morning and evenings with family and friends or just a book for company, the lounge offers leather sofas, tub chairs and window seats in which to enjoy a drink and the views. Dining Room Filled with sunshine in the morning or lit with candles at night this cosy room features a huge stone fireplace and a bespoke square oak dining table. Kitchen The kitchen is large with plenty of workspace to cater for everyone, with a welcome pack left in the kitchen for you to enjoy. If you want other locally sourced items just ask and will we see if can help. Bedrooms The stylish rooms feature sumptuous beds, Egyptian cotton and duck down duvets and window seats. Each room is a mix of old and new with exposed beams, double ended bath and a huge cherub mirror. Large recessed showers, en suite bathrooms and natural stone. The Garden Higher Westcott's south facing walled garden offers stunning views of the countryside and woods. During the day children are safe to play on the lawn without wandering off and at night it's a wonderful place to watch the stars.More
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Response Rate:95%
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Listed Since:November 2014
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

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Date of stay: September 2018
WeekeBarton, VR Owner at Higher Westcott Farm, Dartmoor National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed for a week with a mixed family group, including small children, teens/young adults and us thirty/forty somethings, as well as the dog. The house is like something out of a picture book. The thatch is charming and the house martins nesting in the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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WeekeBarton, VR Owner at Higher Westcott Farm, Dartmoor National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you so much - what a lovely review. And so glad you all made the most of your time on Dartmoor. You were fab guests, thanks again JO

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

It's hard to believe, but the house and location are even more stunning in real life than on the photos! The house was presented beautifully, with fresh crisp bedding, stacks of towels, fresh eggs, milk & butter and some perfectly chilled beer & cider in...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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WeekeBarton, VR Owner at Higher Westcott Farm, Dartmoor National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

What a review - thanks so much guys. Really pleased you had such a great time. Thanks again Jo

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Just got back from spending 5 days here with friends to celebrate New Year. The accommodation was to a very high standard and offered everything we could have asked for. For our group, the number of bathrooms was brilliant. House is set in a beautiful...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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WeekeBarton, VR Owner at Higher Westcott Farm, Dartmoor National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you guys for your comments. Really appreciate it and very pleased you all had a fab New year. Glad you liked the walking too. Its such a wonderful pocket of Dartmoor. Happy new year and thanks again Jo

Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic weekend in Devon. Lovely house and lovely location. Would definitely stay there again. Will be recommending to our friends.

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank felixcarter
WeekeBarton, VR Owner at Higher Westcott Farm, Dartmoor National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Thanks Felix, really appreciate the review and happy new year. All the best Jo

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Fireplace
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.0 km
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