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1 / 19  Imposing residence in the heart of Dunster
2 / 19  Open the door to a wonderful stay
3 / 19  Relax with an open fire and your perfect movie
4 / 19  Enjoy a lazy breakfast
5 / 19  Perfect for that special occasion
6 / 19  Perfect space for an email catch up or a quiet read
7 / 19  Traditional pantry for the chefs amongst you
8 / 19  Tribal master bedroom with en-suite
9 / 19  Master bedroom en-suite with victorian roll top bath and servants stairs to the kitchen
10 / 19  French bedroom adorned with beautiful furnishings
11 / 19  En-suite with victorian roll top bath and WC
12 / 19  Italian Art Deco bedroom can be set up as a super-king-size or a twin
13 / 19  Venetian bedroom with quality linen for that blissful nights sleep
14 / 19  Four-poster with Jacobean antique furnishings and en-suite
15 / 19  Second floor en-suite
16 / 19  Snug lounge just off from the kitchen/diner
17 / 19  Medieval Dunster village with an array of boutique shops and eateries
18 / 19  Dunster village with High House and the Castle in the back ground
19 / 19  Original medieval entrance to High House
Imposing residence in the heart of Dunster
Open the door to a wonderful stay
Relax with an open fire and your perfect movie
Enjoy a lazy breakfast
Perfect for that special occasion
Perfect space for an email catch up or a quiet read
Traditional pantry for the chefs amongst you
Tribal master bedroom with en-suite
Master bedroom en-suite with victorian roll top bath and servants stairs to the kitchen
French bedroom adorned with beautiful furnishings
En-suite with victorian roll top bath and WC
Italian Art Deco bedroom can be set up as a super-king-size or a twin
Venetian bedroom with quality linen for that blissful nights sleep
Four-poster with Jacobean antique furnishings and en-suite
Second floor en-suite
Snug lounge just off from the kitchen/diner
Medieval Dunster village with an array of boutique shops and eateries
Dunster village with High House and the Castle in the back ground
Original medieval entrance to High House
1 / 19  Imposing residence in the heart of Dunster
2 / 19  Open the door to a wonderful stay
3 / 19  Relax with an open fire and your perfect movie
4 / 19  Enjoy a lazy breakfast
5 / 19  Perfect for that special occasion
6 / 19  Perfect space for an email catch up or a quiet read
7 / 19  Traditional pantry for the chefs amongst you
8 / 19  Tribal master bedroom with en-suite
9 / 19  Master bedroom en-suite with victorian roll top bath and servants stairs to the kitchen
10 / 19  French bedroom adorned with beautiful furnishings
11 / 19  En-suite with victorian roll top bath and WC
12 / 19  Italian Art Deco bedroom can be set up as a super-king-size or a twin
13 / 19  Venetian bedroom with quality linen for that blissful nights sleep
14 / 19  Four-poster with Jacobean antique furnishings and en-suite
15 / 19  Second floor en-suite
16 / 19  Snug lounge just off from the kitchen/diner
17 / 19  Medieval Dunster village with an array of boutique shops and eateries
18 / 19  Dunster village with High House and the Castle in the back ground
19 / 19  Original medieval entrance to High House

High House

| Dunster, Somerset
10
6
5
Dogs allowed 2
Hot tub
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Beach houses
Unique
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At a glance

  • Set on the edge of Exmoor, at the foot of a romantic castle in the heart of Dunster
  • Within walking distance to an array of Boutique shops, pubs and restaurants
  • Relax in the hot tub, enjoy a game of pool, table tennis, or darts by the mini bar
  • Garden games room with pool table for some competitive fun
  • A room for every occasion from breakfast in the French styled kitchen to a brandy by the open fire
  • Enjoy the true essence of a stunningly furnished English country home
Property code: 63301

Set in the heart of Dunster village with hot tub, beautiful enclosed gardens and parking, this truly stunning, sensitive, period property provides an unrivalled first-class luxury living experience.

Located in the heart of Dunster at the base of the 11th century castle that the area is famed for, this cottage is the perfect countryside getaway. The village itself offers an array of amenities, including boutique shops, pubs, restaurant’s and lots of pretty tea rooms. It’s also renowned for local events like the annual Dunster by Candlelight evenings in December and various festivals and country fairs throughout the year. Just a short drive away is Minehead with its golden sandy beach, shops, pubs and restaurants, while the seaside villages of Porlock, Lynton & Lynmouth are also just a short drive away. You can also visit the West Somerset Steam Railway, Exmoor National Park, Wells and Glastonbury.

Enter through the oak door into the hallway which leads to the lounge, dining room, kitchen and study. The lounge with Smart TV/DVD and wireless music system is the most scrumptious relaxation space with an open fire for those cooler months to snuggle up and take in your favourite movie. The dining room adorned with quality furnishings is a must for that special occasion or family celebration with seating for ten with an open fire and French chandelier for added luxury. The kitchen boasts a Range oven and gas hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer. From here step through to the traditional French styled dining room with a four oven Aga and a table for twelve, perfect for that lazy breakfast. There is a door to the cosy family snug just off from the second dining room with Smart TV/DVD and a wood burner effect gas fire. Accessed from the hall is the study, with an open fire, great for a morning read or to catch up on some emails. Also, on the ground floor is the utility area with washing machine and tumble dryer that leads into the shower room with shower and WC. The central staircase will take you to the first floor, or a second staircase accessed from the kitchen will also provide access. The bedrooms are all uniquely styled and are adorned with soft linen to ensure that perfect night’s sleep. Bedroom one consists of a four-poster super-king-size bed with an en-suite bathroom with a roll top bath and WC. Bedroom two includes a carved French double bed and an en-suite bathroom with roll top bath and WC. Bedroom three has original antique twin zip-and-link beds (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request). Bedroom four is a king-size and has a beautiful arched chapel ceiling, this room is a former prayer room in the property’s past life as a small convent school. Also, on the first floor is the shower room with shower and WC. Bedroom five is located on the second floor, a stunning bedroom enjoying commanding views over the village with a four-poster super-king-size bed and a vaulted ceiling, authenticated to have come from the Armada ships of Elizabeth 1’s historical victory. The last bedroom is in the detached former art studio located off the enclosed gardens. This romantic bedroom is accessed through beautiful carved Moroccan doors and is available from April to end of September. This bedroom has a king-size bed, wood burner effect electric fire and an en-suite shower room with shower and WC.

Heading outside the gardens are enchanting and include a walled lawn where there is a large patio with gas BBQ and garden table for twelve guests, situated under the grapevine. There is also a large hot tub off the rear of the lawn, a gate at the far end of the lawn leads directly onto Dunster Deer Park and Castle Grounds. A further area of garden with a Mediterranean influence is found beyond a cobbled area and a boot room, where guests can store their bikes. This walled garden provides private sitting for outside dining with stunning views to Conygar Tower, here you will also find the king-size bedroom and two games rooms that offer a pool table, table tennis and darts. There is off-road parking for two cars with additional private parking for another two cars at the front of the property, further parking is available in the village.

 

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 6 bedrooms - 2 four-poster super-king-size, 2 king size, 1 double and 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
  • 2 en-suite bathrooms, 1 en-suite shower room and 2 shower rooms
  • Range oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher and a four oven Aga in second dining room
  • Utility area in ground floor shower room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Hot tub
  • Games rooms with pool table, darts and table tennis
  • 3 open fires (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 4 cars and further parking in the village
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Welcome pack upon arrival
  • Beach 2 miles, shop, pub and restaurant within walking distance
  • Bicycle storage available in boot room
  • TV/DVD in lounge and Smart TV/DVD in snug
  • Please note, bedroom 6 is in a detached former outbuilding within the gardens grounds and is only available between April and September
  • Two picnic hampers and rugs available
  • Sleeps 10+2+2 (two camp beds available for under 8’s on request and bedroom 6 (king-size) only available between April and September)
The Big Domain Limited is registered in England and Wales. | Registered Office Travel Chapter House Gammaton Road Bideford EX39 4DF | Company No. 04707652 | VAT reg: 942636610