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.

Selworthy

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.

Selworthy

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

South West Coast Path Challenge - the first 10 miles

Sat 07 Oct 2017
10:00-15:00
Kick off your South West Coast Path Challenge and walk the first 10 miles across Bossington and Selworthy on the Holnicote estate.

South West Coast Path Challenge - Bossington family adventure

Sat 07 Oct 2017
11:00-13:00
Enjoy a family-friendly challenge on a 2.5 mile circular walk, crossing the South West Coast Path as you discover Bossington beach.

See the deer rut - guided walk

Wed 11 Oct 2017
16:00-19:00
Join our Deer Ranger and keep an eye out for some dramatic displays with a spot of wildlife spying in the low light dusk. Hear the stags bellowing as they challenge one another to be the alpha male of the Holnicote estate.
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Brean Trail Walkers going up a steep hill

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