Walkers are well-catered for, with a footpath to the quaint medieval village of Axbridge & the West Mendip Way. The Somerset Wetlands offer superb bird watching facilities, along with the nearby Willow Craft Centre. For the more adventurous, there is potholing on the Mendips or caving in the gorge. During Oct/Nov, the surrounding market towns host the famous West Country Carnivals. Cheddar, world famous for its gorge, caves & cheese, is only 10min away. Farmers' markets are held in both Cheddar & Axbridge on alternate Saturdays, or for a larger, French-style market, there is the city of Wells. Wookey Hole Caves & paper mill near Wells are well worth a visit, as is Clarks Village factory outlet complex in Street - all within 30min. A little further afield is Bath, Yeovilton Air Museum & the Bath & West Showground, all within a 1hr drive. The coastal resorts of Burnham-on-Sea, Weston-Super-Mare & Clevedon are also within an easy drive. Beach 8 miles. Shop, pub & restaurant 1 mile.