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A packhorse bridge in the village of Winsford on Exmoor National Park, Somerset.

Winsford (3 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Somerset

(6.9 miles, 11.0 km, direction NW of Skilgate)

One of the prettiest and most unspoilt of villages, steeped in history and mentioned in the Domesday book..

One of the many eateries along the main street.

Minehead (148 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Somerset

(11.8 miles, 19.0 km, direction N of Skilgate)

Minehead is a quintessential English seaside resort on the beautiful Somerset coast whose mild climate has been a magnet for visitors since Victorian times. At the end of Quay.....

The edge of Exmoor

Selworthy Green (30 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Somerset

(12.9 miles, 20.8 km, direction N of Skilgate)

Selworthy Green is the start of a picturesque walk through steep woodlands to the gorse-gold and heather clad summit of Selworthy Beacon from which there are magnificent views over the undulating countryside...

The Gables

Porlock (52 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Somerset

(13.7 miles, 22.0 km, direction NW of Skilgate)

Once, long before the 11th-century when the sea receded the village of Porlock was a Port....

Thatched houses in the village of Holford on the edge of the Quantock hills, Somerset

Holford (4 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Somerset

(14.0 miles, 22.5 km, direction NE of Skilgate)

Holford lies in a peaceful wooded valley at the foot of the lovely Quantock Hills crowning the landscape where the county of Somerset sweeps towards the coast...

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Tarr Steps, Dulverton, Somerset, dating from 1000 BC

Tarr Steps (9 Pictures)

(7.8 miles, 12.6 km, direction NW)

A Prehistoric bridge dating from 1000 BC. The bridge crosses the river Barle with some of its stones weighing 5 tonnes, and said.....

Dunster - Village & Castle (1) - June 2003

Dunster Castle & Garden (46 Pictures)

(10.2 miles, 16.3 km, direction N)

The high walls of Dunster Castle look down over the quaint village of Dunster from its imperious setting atop of a classically.....

Halsway Manor Children's Festival

Halsway Manor (4 Pictures)

(11.5 miles, 18.5 km, direction NE)

Halsway Manor is unique residential Folk Centre set on the southern slopes of the Quantock Hills in West Somerset. Set in.....

Porlock Bay

Exmoor National Park (107 Pictures)

(11.7 miles, 18.8 km, direction NW)

A castle perched high above the sea dominates the north-eastern corner of Exmoor. For hundreds of years Dunster Castle has stood.....

Quantock Hills

Quantock Hills (216 Pictures)

(13.0 miles, 20.9 km, direction NE)

This beautiful range of hills is a part of England where stags and deer can still be seen roaming freely. In many ways the.....

Snowdrops at Otterhead. The Blackdown hills in the county of Somerset, England

The Blackdown Hills (21 Pictures)

(13.8 miles, 22.2 km, direction SE)

Fascinating scenic area where you can enjoy an extraordinary variety of scenery ranging from tiny coppices to vast woodlands, all.....

Taunton Castle, Taunton, Somerset

Taunton Castle (1 Pictures)

(14.6 miles, 23.4 km, direction E)

The turbulent past of historic Taunton Castle, is masked by its transformation into a luxurious comfortable hotel with an award.....


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