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Maxwelton & Bracken

Ref: som2030
Porlock, Somerset
Multiple Properties

Contact: Jacquie Haylett

Maxwelton & Bracken;
Somerset TA24 8QE

Changeover: Saturday
Open: All Year.

Short breaks available
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Number of properties: 2
Smallest property sleeps: 1
Largest property sleeps: 6
Maximum group number: 8

Pets welcome
Children Welcome
No smoking
Riding Nearby
Fishing Nearby
Open Fire
Beach or Coastal
Cottages in or near a National Park National Park

Two holiday lets sleeping 1 and 6

Maxwelton (Sleeps 6) and Bracken (sleeps 2)

MAXWELTON (awarded 4 star rating) offers a high standard of spacious family and dog friendly self contained accommodation with wonderful sea views. Maxwelton has a large secure private garden, patio and sun terrace. Accommodation includes spacious lounge dining room with Smart TV, log buring stove for those wishing to relax around a fire on cold winters evenings on our comfortable leather long furniture.

The cottage has 3 bedrooms. Bedroom 1: Super king size bed with garden views. Bedroom 2. Four poster double bed with en suite w.c and sea views. Bedroom 3: Twin bedded room, (the beds zip together to make up a super king size bed on request. Fitted fully equipped kitchen, bathroom and wc. Having been owned by the family for over 25 years we have many happy memories of enjoyable times spent here and have therefore furnished it to a high standard to make it a comfortable homely environment for ourselves as well as for our guests.

Maxwelton is built on a hillside, so the main living accommodation for Maxwelton is upstairs which enhances the property with outstanding views of the coast and countryside. Maxwelton is a 3 bedroom cottage sleeping 1-6 plus a travel cot if required. Bracken 1 bedroom 4 star apartment is available at discounted rates when rented at the same time as Maxwelton for larger families/groups of friends when the interlinking door can be unlocked and the house becomes one large property sleeping 8. Reduced occupancy rates offered if a maximum of 2 guests hire Maxwelton and sleep in the super king bedroom with garden views.

Maxwelton's accommodation comprises

Bedroom 1 - 4 poster double bed, sea views, wardrobe, dressing table, bedside drawers, en-suite toilet/wash basin
Bedroom 2 - Super King bed, garden view, wardrobe, dressing table, bedside drawers
Bedroom 3 Twin bedded room (2 single beds which can be combined to make a super king bed on request), under bed drawers, wardrobe, bedside drawers
Large lounge/dining room with log burning stove, Smart TV/DVD player, comfortable leather lounge furniture, dining table seating 6.
Stunning views of both the sea and garden. Patio doors give views to patio, BBQ area and garden.
Fitted Kitchen - electric cooker, microwave, breakfast bar seating two, plenty of work surfaces - garden and sea views
Lobby (immediately off kitchen) - contains washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer , and gives access to patio/garden
Bathroom - bath, shower, wc and washhand basin
Large private enclosed garden - secluded patio which is a real sun trap with seating for 6 with barbeque.

Additional small patio at top of garden from which there are stunning views of Porlock Bay/Hurlestone Point. Retractable washing line. Outside tap and hose. Additional Toilet with wash basin located at bottom of the stairs. Off road car parking. Access to Maxwelton is via the front door adjacent to the car parking space in front of the house. There is a toilet downstairs, but the living accommodation is upstairs, from which one accesses the private patio and garden.

A welcome pack, bed linen and towels are included in the price quoted. Maxwelton is heated by oil fired central heating and electricity and heating oil are included in the price quoted for Maxwelton. Travel cot, stair gate and highchair available if requested at the time of booking. (Bed linen for the cot will not be provided and visitors must bring their own).

Well behaved dogs welcomed - £25 per week for 1 dog, £35 for 2 dogs.

BRACKEN (awarded 4 star rating) is a self-contained apartment located on the ground floor of Maxwelton. It has its own entrance and garden area with patio and seating for 2. There are sea views from the garden. For parties who are renting Maxwelton in conjunction with Bracken Annexe, the door linking Maxwelton to Bracken Annexe is unlocked so the house becomes one large 4 bedroom house.. Well behaved dogs allowed to stay at Bracken subject to prior discussion and agreement to terms and conditions.

Accommodation in Bracken Apartment comprises:

Lounge/dining room with TV/DVD, dining table and chairs, coal effect electric fire, sofa bed and chair. Wifi.
Fitted kitchen - Electric cooker, microwave, washing machine, fridge with freezer compartment
Double bedroom with Caxton overbed storage unit and wardrobe
Garden with patio and seating for 2. Retractable washing line
A welcome pack, towels and bed linen for the double bed are included in the price quoted for Bracken - if you wish to sleep on the sofa bed please supply your own bedlinen/sleeping bags.

Price information

Maxwelton from £349 - £875
Short breaks from £80 -£150 per night
Bracken £199 to £350 Short breaks £55 to £70 per night
Discounted rates for parties of 2 sharing one bedroom at Maxwelton - enquire for prices/availability
Discounted rates when Maxwelton & Bracken are rented at the same time and property opened into one large house

Price per dog at Bracken (subject to acceptance by Exmoor Holidays) £10 per 3 nights, £15 for 5 nights, £20 for 7 nights