The Half Moon sits in the peaceful, unspoilt heart of the Blackdown Hills, an AONB, ideally located for enjoying exceptional habitats for wildlife-watching and a maze of fine walks and trails. Just 2 miles away is the Wellington Monument – the tallest triangular obelisk in the world and the landmark of the Blackdown Hills. Castle Neroche, a medieval fortress in the Middle Ages is nearby, where you can enjoy a delightful network of woodland walks, cycling, fishing, horse riding, outdoor activities, or just experience country life,. Just 8 miles from bustling Taunton, Somerset’s county town, with its racecourse and renowned country cricket ground. Wellington, a small country town, holds a twice monthly farmers market and has a sports centre and cinema.