01643 831302

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Contact details:

Julian & Polly Soltau
Westerclose House Cottages
Withypool
Somerset
TA24 7QR
Tel: 01643 831302
Email: polly@westerclose.co.uk

How to FIND us

Directions by Road:
From the North
Exit at J25 of the M5 and follow the signs (easy) round Taunton for Minehead on the A358. Approx 3 miles out of Taunton (after signs for Bishops Lydeard), turn left onto the B3224 signposted Exford & Wheddon Cross (under railway bridge). Continue straight on for approx 9 miles, pass Ralegh’s Cross Inn on your left and, after another ½ mile, turn right at the white Chapel on the B3224 signposted Exford and Wheddon Cross. Go straight over at Wheddon Cross and continue approx 5 miles into Exford. Go over the bridge and turn immediately left signposted Withypool.  After approx 1 mile up hill, turn left at the crossroads. After approx 1½ miles Withypool is sign-posted right. When you enter the village, turn right immediately after the Royal Oak Inn and in approx 150 yards keep left up the no-through road when the road forks. The entrance to Westerclose is 100 yards on the left, up the driveway and drive around into the courtyard.  Welcome!

From the South
Exit J27 of the M5 and take the A361 towards Tiverton and Barnstaple. At the roundabout near Tiverton, turn right onto the A396 following signs for Dulverton up the beautiful Exe valley. Go through Dulverton and take the B3223 (signposted Exford) for approx 7 miles up through woods onto Winsford Hill (please watch out for wandering livestock and Exmoor ponies on the open moorland). After the 3rd cattle grid, turn left at Comer’s Cross crossroads signposted Withypool. When you enter the village, turn right immediately after the Royal Oak Inn and in approx 150 yards keep left up the no-through road when the road forks. The entrance to Westerclose is 100 yards on the left, up the driveway and drive around into the courtyard.  Welcome!

Directions by Train:
Mainline train stations are at Taunton and Tiverton Parkway. We can arrange to collect up to 4 people from either station. Alternatively, visitors can take a taxi to Westerclose (approx 45 mins). Train timetables can be found at www.thetrainline.com.

Postcode & Maps:
Postcode: TA24 7QR
Ordnance Survey Landranger 181 or Explorer OL 9
Grid Reference: SS845357