John Barnes CourtJohn Barnes Court, Englands Road, PORLOCK , TA24 8QR
John Barnes Court is a peaceful and friendly scheme in the village of Porlock, near to the sea on the edge of the Exmoor National Park. The court is close to a good range of local amenities and residents enjoy a high level of independence.
The area is a popular holiday destination with plenty for visitors to do. Minehead is the nearest town, just six miles away, while Taunton is 25 miles away. Minehead hosts a summer festival and Apple Days each year while the Porlock Arts Festival takes place every September. The museum hosts regular talks and plays, and there is an active amateur dramatic society in the village.
Buses run from a stop just outside the court and will take you to the sea or to the surrounding towns. Residents can also choose to book the slinky shopper bus to get around. The nearest train station is in Taunton and provides connections to the wider area.
John Barnes Court has a range of on-site facilities including a communal lounge, laundry and guest room. Some of the flats enjoy sea views.
The court is surrounded by attractive and well-maintained gardens with a variety of mature shrubs and trees. There are pleasant seating areas where residents can relax and enjoy the warmer weather or occasional barbeques. Green-fingered residents are welcome to get involved with the gardening if they choose. The gardens attract a wide variety of wildlife including rabbits, squirrels, birds and pheasants.
- Guest room
- Laundry room
John Barnes Court is a peaceful, friendly development where residents enjoy a high level of independence and organise their own social events in the pleasant surroundings of the communal lounge. Mature, attractive gardens surround the court and there are comfortable seating areas for a spot of outdoor relaxation in fine weather. Those with green fingers are welcome to get involved with the gardening if they choose.
Porlock is a thriving rural village with its own doctor's surgery, library, post office, chemist, butcher, church, several pubs, general stores and a variety of independent traders on the high street.
John Barnes Court is a peaceful and friendly development in the village of Porlock, near to the sea on the edge of the Exmoor National Park. The court is close to a good range of local amenities and residents enjoy a high level of independence.
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