First time on rental market, Box Farm is over three hundred years old and still retains many original features, although the house has been renovated to a very high standard. Three of the bedrooms have vaulted ceilings with wonderful open beams. In the huge lounge there are sofas that can easily sit five people, along with 6ft bean bags just to sink into at the end of the day. There is a beautiful baby grand piano for your pleasure. In the 'snug' there is an open fire, along with games and books to keep you entertained . The dining room is beautiful, with it's flagstone floor, large fireplace and stunning dining furniture. There is even a gong to call everyone to dinner. Three of the bedrooms have super king size beds, with memory foam mattresses, to ensure the most wonderful nights sleep. The kitchen has an Aga and is equipped with everything you could possibly need. From the ground level you descend three steps to a private bedroom with windows overlooking the garden - lovely
With stunning, panoramic views of the Mendips and cows and deer in the fields, it is the ideal place to relax and unwind. The garden also has swings, badminton and a football net to keep the family entertained. Totally secure and private with an electric gate at the entrance. Perfect for ramblers, but equally as attractive for the more eclectic tourist, with the Cathedral City of Wells, the mythical town of Glastonbury and the stunning gorge of Cheddar, all within a 10 min car journey. For beach worshippers, Berrow, with its inviting sand dunes and shipwreck is only 10 miles away. The Somerset lowlands are on the doorstep People who want a more active holiday there is rock climbing, gliding, caving, golfing, clay pigeon shooting and sailing to be had.
Other Activities: Clay pigeon shooting, Caving, Glastonbury Pop Festival. (Worthy Farm, the site of the famous Glastonbury Festival is less than 30 min away. Why not return to a comfortable bed) ready for the next day?
Clay Pigeon Shooting: We now have a new and exciting activity that is available exclusively to our guests at Box Farm - Clay Pigeon Shooting.
Clay pigeon shooting is the art of shooting at special flying targets, known as clay pigeons or clay targets, with a shotgun.
Alan (our instructor) is a fully qualified BASC professional, with over 30 years experinece and can provide expert tuition. Whether you are 8 or 80, seasoned enthusiasts or complete novices, you are assured of an enjoyable and memorable experience in a completely safe environment within our grounds.
You will receive an in-depth introduction to your gun and approximately an hours professional lesson. We can provide guns, cartridges and protection.
Box Farm shooting provides a relaxed and friendly environment for both beginners and accomplished shots to enjoy whilst receiving tuition designed with the individual in mind.
Costs are approximately £25 per person (min. 4 people), including all clays, protection etc.
You can also have a personal treatments from our highly qualified holistic therapist. From an Indian Head massage to a full body massage.
Extra Cottages for larger parties: Within the grounds of Box Farm we also have three beautiful two bedroomed cottages for hire. These can be viewed on the Holiday Rentals website and typing Wedmore in the destination box.