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Somerset West: Crewkerne - Ref: SW001

Camping Regions |  South West England |  Somerset West: Crewkerne - Ref: SW001

West Somerset: Crewkerne. Venue reference: SW001

West Somerset: Crewkerne. Venue reference: SW001

Ref: SW001

Price per night: 5.50

For 1 Tent. Minimum stay 2 nights, maximum stay 14 nights.

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Classification: AA      Star Rating: Total 18     Rural 5 - General Ambience 5 - Suitability for Families 5 - Remote/Off Beat 3 - Wild 0

Availability: Easter (or 1st April, whichever is earlier) to end of October.

Situated in a quiet location near the River Parrett, this family run fruit farm can offer both serviced and 'off beat' areas for camping, the latter with unspoilt and picturesque views over the steep banks of the River Parrett valley. The farm's own shop stocks a wide range of locally produced fayre including fresh milk, bread and eggs. It also includes a small cafe and garden centre. Other village facilities include a Pub, Cricket club, historic Church and a local bus service.

Special Features: Wildlife: The orchards are ideal for viewing deer and badgers which are numerous in this area. Pheasants are raised in the woods and can often be seen pecking at fallen apples and both the parkland around the farm and Parrett Valley are ideal for bird watching. Kingfishers can often be seen fishing on this quiet stretch of the river.

Children: Accepted Dogs: Accepted Ponies: Accepted Small Groups of supervised children: Accepted
Drinking water: Yes (at Farmstead) Toilets: Yes (at Farmstead), chemical toilet disposal also possible. Shower: Yes (at Farmstead)
Waste Bins: Yes Provision for recycling: Yes

Use of deep freeze: Can be arranged.

Fires: Only small fires allowed BBQ's: Allowed Firewood and charcoal availability: Available to purchase

Number of nights permitted: Minimum 2, Maximum 14

Areas available: Off beat/semi wild areas and Rural areas (Near Farmstead).

Assistance given to camping area: Yes (at nominal charge)
Collection from nearest station: Yes Crewkerne, by prior arrangement at nominal charge.

Nearest Stations: Crewkerne, Yeovil (link to Bristol and the North)
Nearest Towns: Crewkerne, Bridport, Yeovil, Lyme Regis.
Nearest A & E: Yeovil

Places of interest:
The World Herritage Jurrasic Coast, West Bay, Bridport. Many attractive houses and gardens are within easy reach including Ford Abbey and Montacute House, which are among the best known in this area. Numerous hill forts and cider-makers are also within a short distance. Wookey Hole and the Fleet Air Arm Museum are popular family attractions.

Footpaths abound, inluding the Liberty and Parrett Trails. Quiet, almost forgotten lanes and villages are ideal for exploring by bicycle and the area abounds with pretty and friendly Pubs.
Swimming Pool: Crewkerne
Golf: Halstock, Windwhistle, Yeovil.

To be sure of availability, book early. Payment to JWL to be cleared at least 3 days (preferably more) prior to arrival.

JWL - JW Leisure Ltd      FLO - Farmer/Land Owner

Camping Regions |  South West England |  Somerset West: Crewkerne - Ref: SW001


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