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'Plympton Barn' Set in spectacular countryside nr. beach and cliffs and Salcombe

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Salcombe Estuary
Upstairs living space
Crab-fishing boats in the Estuary
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
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PLEASE see ELSEWHERE for more DETAILS and any current OFFERS. 'search Plympton Barn Salcombe' 'Plympton Barn' is situated just a short walk away down a picturesque valley to the pretty beach of South Sands, which lies at the mouth of the Salcombe Estuary. The headland is surrounded by the sea on three sides. The Salcombe Estuary offers a wealth of acivities for young and old; beaches, sailing, fishing, shopping, restaurants and bars are all nearby. Most of the coastline belongs to the National Trust and offers spectacular walks. The Farm itself is situated in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and is close to many public footpaths. The Barn is on the property of a working Farm where a small herd of South Devon cows as well as sheep and a variaty of other animals a...PLEASE see ELSEWHERE for more DETAILS and any current OFFERS. 'search Plympton Barn Salcombe' 'Plympton Barn' is situated just a short walk away down a picturesque valley to the pretty beach of South Sands, which lies at the mouth of the Salcombe Estuary. The headland is surrounded by the sea on three sides. The Salcombe Estuary offers a wealth of acivities for young and old; beaches, sailing, fishing, shopping, restaurants and bars are all nearby. Most of the coastline belongs to the National Trust and offers spectacular walks. The Farm itself is situated in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and is close to many public footpaths. The Barn is on the property of a working Farm where a small herd of South Devon cows as well as sheep and a variaty of other animals are kept. We regret that we cannot allow dogs in this property. Smoking is also not permitted. PLEASE see our ELSEWHERE for more DETAILS and any current OFFERS. use search engineMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
When making a booking request, please give us details of your group. Also ensure you have read the conditions and completed the included booking form. As the barn is next to a working farm we only allow small (quiet) groups. Smoking and pets are not permitted anywhere on the property.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Jaap M
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

Another fantastic stay here at peaceful Plympton Barn, thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thank you Michelle and Jaap!

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank jemmawarren1
Reviewed October 23, 2018

The house is quite new and more spacious than we were expecting. It is very well equipped and has a superb bathroom. The house is situated in a very quiet spot off the beaten track which was just what we wanted. Unfortunately the weather was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Hattie7461
FellowTraveler705978, VR Owner at 'Plympton Barn' Set in spectacular countryside nr. beach and cliffs and Salcombe, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. Apologies for the weather, we hope you will return to us despite the wet week!

Reviewed September 10, 2018

This is the perfect place to stay for a family of 4 if you want to be slightly away from the mad rush of Salcombe but have everything within easy reach. The barn has been very tastefully converted with all the amenities you would need...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Edward C
FellowTraveler705978, VR Owner at 'Plympton Barn' Set in spectacular countryside nr. beach and cliffs and Salcombe, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

thank you for your kind words. It was good to meet you. We hope you will visit is again!

Reviewed July 28, 2018

We have recently returned from Plympton Barn and were very impressed. The barn itself is in a beautiful location surrounded by countryside. The barn is walking distance from the beach (North and South Sands) and you can also walk into Salcombe (which takes about 45...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Mkingston88
Management response:Responded September 2, 2018

many thanks for your kind review. Very glad you liked it and hope to meet you again!

Reviewed July 18, 2018

Plympton Barn is a truly magical find . Set down a country lane 5 mins from the picturesque town of Kingsbridge,and only 5 mins drive to South Sands beach it really is an idyllic location. The barn is well set up, spotlessly clean, bright and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank hazel c
Management response:Responded July 20, 2018

thank you for your very kind review. I am very glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back!

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Reviewed June 26, 2018

Plympton Barn is a peaceful place, we had a wonderful week on holiday here. Our long drive from the North East was rewarded with the last few miles being driven down winding roads, passing thatched roof cottages and the most beautiful countryside. The barn is...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Louise T
Management response:Responded June 27, 2018

Many thanks for your kind review. Have a great summer and we hope to see you back again!

Reviewed June 4, 2018

We had a wonderful week in May at Plympton Barn, so much so that none of us really wanted to leave! Both Jaap and his mother Michele were a delight to deal with and Michele very kindly gave us lots of advise about where to...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank anita1576
Management response:Responded June 6, 2018

Dear Anita, thank you for your kind review!! Very glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope we will see you again soon!

Reviewed March 4, 2018

We had a week's stay with 6 month old baby in early Feb. Very nice barn conversion - living quarters on the top floor with lovely views of green fields and very comfortable bedrooms and bathroom with walk in shower and bath downstairs. The washing...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Adam B
Management response:Responded March 5, 2018

Thank you Adam!! hope to see you again!

Reviewed August 28, 2017

Plympton Barn was the perfect start to our Devon holiday. The barn itself was modern, clean and very spacious with comfortable beds and well-equipped kitchen and bathrooms. The location was perfect as we could walk to the to SounthSands and Northsands beaches via the country...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank HMDUK
Management response:Responded September 2, 2017

Dear H, Thank you for your very kind review an d the card you left for us! You were great guests and I hope we will see you again! kind regards, Jaap

Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful barn conversion walking distance to south sands. Always a friendly welcome. Very quiet. The surrounding area is perfect for a family holiday. Beaches are very child friendly and extremely clean. Plenty to do in and around salcombe. I would recommend highly.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank rjrtongue
Management response:Responded July 20, 2017

Dear Rachel, many thanks for the kind words! Very happy you had a good time and hope to see you back! Kind regards, Jaap

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighborhood
Sailing & Watersports: Schools, Hire & Trips: Watersports School and hire at South Sands. The ICC operates a large school from the Egremont, an old Mersey ferry moored in the Bag. Regular Launches leave Whitestrand to the Ferry (with Bar). They offer short, long and even residential courses. Information can be found in Island Street. (Most providers are based here) Fishing Trips can also be booked here. Shopping: Salcombe: Excellent butcher and small Grocery Store, Lots of Clothing Kingsbridge: Morrisons and Tesco Lots of smaller shops in Forestreet Beesands: by fish from 'The shack' Totnes: Bookshops and 'alternative'shops. Lots of great cafes. Plymouth and Exeter: the usual high street shops. (Exeter worth a trip) Food and Drink: South San...
Getting around
nearest Train stations: Ivybridge and Totnes (has bus connections to Malborough & Salcombe via Kingsbridge) Although you can easily walk to Salcombe, there is a ferry which operates form the bottom of the valley at South Sands to the town center. There is another small ferry which takes you to the other side of the estuary to East Portlemouth. The nearest shop is in Malborough, about 1 mile away.
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