Selworthy

View over thatched cottages of Selworthy towards Dunkery Beacon

A timeless rural landscape of thatched cottages, nestled in the vale of the Holnicote estate.

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Things to see and do

Selworthy is a good place to start discovering the wonderfully varied Exmoor landscapes within the 4,856-hectare (12,000-acre) Holnicote Estate. This is a timeless rural landscape of thatched cottages, a fine medieval church, walks through wooded combes and sweeping views across the vale to Dunkery Beacon, Exmoor's highest point.

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Eating and shopping

Periwinkle tea-room on Selworthy Green, Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Eating on the Holnicote Estate  

With a choice of tea-rooms across the estate where will you chose to relax? On picturesque Selworthy Green admiring the stunning view? By the famous packhorse bridge in Allerford? A short walk from the pebble beach of at Bossington? Or beside the ancient woodland in Horner?

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What's on

Upcoming events

Pond dipping and picnic

Wed 28 Aug 2019
11:00-15:00
Join us for fun dipping sessions to discover who's making their home in a pond. Followed by a picnic.

What's on nearby

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Get involved

Woodland on Horner Hill, Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Are you passionate about woodlands? 

Get to know the 2500 acres of woodland on the Holnicote Estate. We have an exciting new volunteer role, why not join us?

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Our work

Children enjoying stream dipping

Porlock Vale Riverlands appeal 

We're working to restore rivers and encourage local communities to rediscover them. Find out how you can help.