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Blackdown Barn

Summer fun! The pool is a stone's throw from the barn.
33 reviews
Summer fun! The pool is a stone's throw from the barn.
Massive 100 sq.m living space creating a sense of freedom with windows looking into the woods.
Blackdown Barn, with pool in foreground.
Our gorgeous chunk of solid elm provides a wonderful dining area seating 12.
Watch TV,  movies or play games in our 55' LG Smart TV lounge area with Blueray Home Theatre sy
Relax, retro style, with a great selection of traditional board games to enjoy.
Enjoy reading? Relax with a book or work on your laptop in our library zone. Wifi.
Master Bedroom/Family Room with french doors facing swimming pool.
French day bed in the Master/Family Bedroom. Suitable for adult or child.
Twin room with extra wide French single beds - suit adults or children. Can join to Master Bed.
Double bedroom with door leading to en suite shower room.
Family Bathroom.
40 sq.m galleried mezzanine games room with 7ft pool table - great relaxation area.
Need to work off some of those pub lunches? Our spacious mezzanine gym is just the trick.
Fully equipped kitchen with 2 hobs/ovens, microwave, washer dryer, fridge freezer and more.
Our funky much loved Smeg fridge freezer!
Fantastic 55' smart TV to enjoy with Blueray Home Cinema system.
Hand chosen unique pieces of furniture & original artwork are found throughout this property.
Secluded gardens available for use.
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Devon, England
The magnificent Nordic interior styled 'Blackdown Barn' lies at the foot of the Blackdown Hills – officially recognised as an area of outstanding natural beauty thanks to its breath-taking mix of ancient heath and native woodland. Located within the 13th Century parish of Broadhembury and nestled within the soft, East Devon countryside, from the grounds of the property you can see not only the Torrs of Dartmoor but also the coastline of Lyme Bay, whilst benefiting from being just half an hour from the beautiful beaches of Devon's Jurassic Coast, the rugged beauty of the Exmoor National Park and by way of contrast; the theatres, restaurants and high class shopping of Exeter – the shire's very own Cathedral City.

Blackdown Barn is a self-contained detached building in it's own privately fenced grounds, and offers gues...
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About the Owner, Michaela M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 21 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 33 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL306064
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Excellent - based on 33 reviews
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English first
Reviewed August 20, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Louise F
1 review
Reviewed August 17, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

A really convenient location, just 10 minutes from the M5, making not only the journey there easier but also convenient to visit places around. We had some fantastic days out to Salcombe, Babbacombe, Lyme Regis and Branscombe. Michaela is a wonderful host, ensuring the barn was clean and welcoming when we arrived - a fabulous welcome basket of scones, clotted...

Joshua C
1 review
Reviewed August 1, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We stayed in this fantastic accommodation for a week in July, we had 11 people staying and the barn not only had enough space for us but also something for us all to enjoy. A beautiful location, massive garden, heated pool and pool table and small gym. Michaela and team were great, very acomodating and professional, allowing us to have...

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Microwave
  • Pool Table
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
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House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Attached (ensuite)
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
Sep 9, 2017 -
Dec 14, 2017
9th Sept to 14th Dec 17
3 nights
Dec 15, 2017 -
Jan 4, 2018
15 Dec - 31 Dec 17
7 nights --
Jan 5, 2018 -
Mar 29, 2018
5th Jan 2018 to March 29th 2018
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
During the summer holidays, mid July to early Sept, we only accept FULL WEEK bookings with Friday changeover days, so bookings have to comprise full weeks, ie: 7 nights, or 14 nights etc starting and ending on Fridays.
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About the neighborhood
The property is ideally located for an array of local attractions, from beaches to national parks, to zoo's, children's theme parks including Crealy Park owned by Deborah Meadon of Dragon's Den fame. The location is perfect for walkers, set within the Blackdown Hills, there are wonderful woodland walks and trails to choose from, and a short drive will take you to coast paths and rugged walks. The local town features an excellent golf course, while the more adventurous could try 'gliding' at the local club, or horse riding from a nearby riding centre.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 15.5 mi
Railway: Tiverton Parkway: 8.1 mi
Ferry: Weymouth - Condor Ferries: 48.5 mi
Exit M5 at Juntion 28. Take A373 towards Honiton. Continue for a few miles until you pass the Keepers Cottage pub on the right, you then come to a sharp bend to the right. take the left turning on this bend signposted Sheldon 4m and Hollies Fish Farm. This is Broad Road, continue for a few hundred metres you then come to a house with double iron gates and two potted trees at the front. Drive through these gates, this lodge house is Hunter's Lodge and is the owners house, continue past the house and you will find Blackdown Barn on the right behind the swimmiing pool.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.8 mi.
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