Horner Wood

Horner Wood in autumn

Important notice -

In line with government guidance, our countryside space is open for local visitors to access for walks. We ask all visitors to follow guidance on social distancing to keep everyone safe.

One of the largest and most beautiful ancient oak woods in Britain, a National Nature Reserve nestled on the Holnicote Estate.

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Things to see and do

Horner Wood

Eating

Tea-rooms near Horner

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History

The Holnicote Estate, Somerset.

Holnicote and the National Trust  

Have you ever wondered about Holnicote's history and how it became part of the National Trust?

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Wildlife

Heath fritillary perched on fern leaf

Discover wildlife on Exmoor  

Home to some of Britain's largest mammals and most beautiful insects, a trip to the Holnicote Estate is a must for wildlife enthusiasts.

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Our work

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Places to stay

Holidays on Exmoor