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Higher Wiscombe

Higher Wiscombe set out to “provide the highest quality sustainable tourism at the heart of East Devon’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty”. Their vision includes:

  • Non chemical bio plant, fed from their own springs which discharges clean water
  • A biomass boiler for all heating, using local woodchip
  • Insulation and double glazing to high standards and low energy light bulbs
  • No chemicals on site, all cleaning is done with eco-cleaners and miracle cloths
  • Using recycled and local materials in the restoration of the buildings. Local flint and timber, recycled bricks and oak from the original barns
  • Using local labour for the build and ongoing maintenance
  • Efficient recycling scheme with dedicated recycling area recycling all food waste
24 July 2023
Last Updated
24 July 2023