Accommodation West Wing:
From the courtyard, enter through an ancient porch and hallway dotted with coats and wellies.
The Sunroom, with breathtaking views over the lawn to the countryside beyond has a 6-8-person dining table and comfy L shaped sofas.
A large but cozy sitting room with inglenook fireplace and wood burner, sofas and armchairs make it perfect for evenings in.
A spacious farmhouse kitchen with a wood burning Rayburn, electric cooker and dishwasher make for easy cooking. The oak table has seating for 8-10. The utility room off the kitchen has a washing machine and dryer and a separate downstairs cloakroom.
The master bedroom with King-Size bed looks out over the garden and rolling hills. Opposite is the family bathroom with bath and separate shower.
A double bed is situated in the adorable 'Princess's Room', curtained off from the hall and opposite a small play area. Down two steps are two separate double rooms (one can be turned into a twin room). Cot and crib are available. Sleeps 8 Guests.
Accommodation East Wing:
From a side gate to the front lawn a private front door leads into a spacious hall with an upright piano. A charming drawing room with antique furniture, sofas and chairs, dining table and a huge granite inglenook fireplace with wood burner.
A cosy, simple kitchen off the hallway with electric cooker, fridge, washing machine and microwave. Adjoining the kitchen is the Snug, a small, pretty room with double bed.
The quirky master double bedroom has antique furniture and spectacular views. Adjoining this room is a large twin bedroom enjoying the same views, (cot or crib and further single bed are available), with a sloping ceiling and floor. The newly renovated bathroom adjoins this room through a small lobby, a large bath, basin and loo are under an original pitched roof. Sleeps 6/7 Guests.
Both the East and West wings of the farmhouse share the spacious enclosed lawn ideal for croquet and cricket. Teak tables, chairs and loungers are scattered around the garden and pool area. A decked barbecue area has beautiful views of the orchid and surrounding countryside.
Recently restored medieval cob walled barns surround the courtyard these are available for weddings and events.
Separate from the house is a large games room with table tennis, pool and darts! For visiting families, the charming owners are happy to take the children to visit and feed the animals. Clay pigeon shooting is available by arrangement with the owner.
Higher Eggbeer has an outdoor heated swimming pool. If there were awards for pools in picturesque locations then surely this would be the winner! The pool has a constant depth of 1.40 metres and is 12 metres x 5 metres in size; it can be heated to a average temperature of 28 degrees by an eco-friendly wood-burning boiler and has an electrically operated, top of the range safety cover.
We are dog friendly!
Please contact us for rates and availability.