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The Granary Barn

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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The Granary Barn is a cosy self catering barn conversion in the village of Bickington, on the edge of Dartmoor. Set on a working farm (Lurcombe Farm Cottages) in 45 acres of gorgeous green countryside, this is heaven in Devon! With easy access to the moor and coast, the barn sleeps two. Located on the first floor* of the farms Shippon building, the barn is surrounded by rolling hills. Comprising of a stunning living room, fully fitted kitchen, king size bed in the snuggliest of rooms and a shower big enough for two, this really is a romantic rural retreat. The barn is situated in a beautiful valley on the edge of the moor but is the perfect base for exploring both moor and coast with the A38 Devon Expressway only a five minute drive away. Barn guests have complimentary use of the tenni...The Granary Barn is a cosy self catering barn conversion in the village of Bickington, on the edge of Dartmoor. Set on a working farm (Lurcombe Farm Cottages) in 45 acres of gorgeous green countryside, this is heaven in Devon! With easy access to the moor and coast, the barn sleeps two. Located on the first floor* of the farms Shippon building, the barn is surrounded by rolling hills. Comprising of a stunning living room, fully fitted kitchen, king size bed in the snuggliest of rooms and a shower big enough for two, this really is a romantic rural retreat. The barn is situated in a beautiful valley on the edge of the moor but is the perfect base for exploring both moor and coast with the A38 Devon Expressway only a five minute drive away. Barn guests have complimentary use of the tennis court, fishing lake, orchard and grounds, with free WIFI. All stays include a bottle of wine, fresh farm eggs and milk. Set in the rolling hills of Dartmoor, the property sits in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Suitable for Couples & babes-in-arms up to a year old. Your stay includes a bottle of wine, fresh farm eggs & milk. The style is English cosy Cottage with plenty of romance, relaxation & rustic charm. Each property sleeps two people. Renovated and restored with love. Changeover days are Mondays and Fridays * Please note, the Granary is accessed by wide Dartmoor granite steps, unsuitable for those with access difficulties. Sadly we cannot accept four legged friendsMore
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About the Manager
Sarah and Nick Smith (Property Manager Sarah and Nick Smith )
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
Interaction with guests
We want you to treat the barn as a second home. It really does have the homely feel and although we will be around if you need us, we want you to feel like you have complete and utter R&R. We'll send you all the details you need via email once you've booked and we are always available should you need us throughout your stay.
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2018
Management response:Responded 22 August 2018

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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

This is a really lovely place to stay. The hosts are lovely and nothing is too much trouble. We really appreciated the milk, eggs and bottle of wine in the fridge! The location is perfect: really close to the A38 for easy navigation to some...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank southyorkshire55
Management response:Responded 25 July 2018

Hi Judith Thank you very much for such a LOVELY review! We are delighted you had such a nice time in the area and enjoyed your stay here at the farm. We hope to welcome you both back again soon. Please send our very best...More

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

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Date of stay: July 2018
Management response:Responded 22 August 2018

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We stayed at the Granary barn as a base for our exploration of Devon and Cornwall. The location is very central and served my major roads very nearby. The Granary cottage itself is very comfortable and nicely appointed. The surrounds are particularly pretty as the...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank DannyH552
Management response:Responded 17 June 2018

It was really lovely to meet you both and we're delighted you had a wonderful time. Wishing you all the very best, Sarah, Nick, Holly & Scruff x

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely spot to stay in, peaceful and relaxing. Will defiantly return! Check out their cafe for gorgeous food.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Dickyandclare
Management response:Responded 31 May 2018

Thank you both! So pleased you had a lovely time! We look forward to seeing you again soon. All our very best from Dartmoor x

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Safe
Towels Provided
Private Tennis Court
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Water Park Nearby
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Patio
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Is this holiday rental renovated / up-to-date?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
PICTURESQUE. HEAVEN IN DEVON! Dartmoor - an area steeped in archaeological history, myths and legends and local interest including Hay Tor Rocks, Hound Tor (made famous by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes. The Lych Way, Bellever, Scorhill Stone Circle and so much more! Totnes - a bohemian arty town, filled to the brim with local shops/produce. Take a boat trip from Totnes on to Dartmouth (made famous by Agatha Christie's house) and the stunning views across the water. Templar Way walking routes ( based on the Templer's transportation of granite from Haytor Quarries to Teignmouth via a stone railroad built about 1820) Devon Guild of Craftsmen - contemporary art fair open every day in the town of Bovey Tracey. A wealth of cycling routes (from the Dartmoor Classic to lesser kno...
Getting around
Although we are accessible and only a few minutes drive from the A38 we do recommend bringing a car. •We are only 10 minutes from Newton Abbot, Ashburton and 25 minutes from Exeter, 30 minutes from Plymouth. •We are located in a great location, only 3 miles from Haytor and the iconic Tors of Dartmoor We are close to the following villages, towns and cities - Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Haytor Rocks, Hound Tor, Torbay, Dartmouth, Totnes, Ashburton, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Exeter and Plymouth. We are 5 mins from The Devon Expressway, the A38.
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