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The Linhay, Lower Hearson Farm

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Swimbridge, Barnstaple, Devon, England
A comfortable cottage converted from the old Linhay and stable with exposed beams in the sitting room and its own courtyard garden nearby. The cottage is situated on Lower Hearson Farm which is a small family run farm set in fifteen acres of gardens, field and woodland. Whether you want to relax with a book in the gardens surrounding the cottages, watch a DVD, help us feed the animals or just unwind in our rural haven here in North Devon there is something for you at Lower Hearson Farm. Tucked away in the heart of the North Devon countryside in a secluded valley full of wildlife, Lower Hearson Farm is perfect for a relaxing holiday. Our six self catering holiday cottages are surrounded by two acres of gardens making this a safe place for children and a peaceful haven for adults.Guests are very welcome to help us at feeding times for the a... Read more
Listing #HL549325
About the Owner
Graeme P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
Interaction with guests
We live on the Farm so will be around throughout your stay to answer any questions or offer any help. You are also warmly invited to join in with feeding the farm animals if you wish. The kids absolutely love it!
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed for a week in the Linhay at lower hearson farm and loved it. Highlights we're definitely feeding the chickens and pigs in the morning and evening, the swimming pool, trampoline, sandpit and guinea pig. Graeme made us very welcome and the cottage hadwasher/dryer,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank CatherineW1832
Inspire478855, VR Owner at The Linhay, Lower Hearson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday. It was great to have you stay with us.

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Other reviewers have said what there is to say: the accommodation is very comfortable with fully equipped kitchen. The highlight(s) of each day were the morning and evening feeding sessions: hand-feeding the chickens (and collecting the eggs), sheep and guinea pigs, and helping with feeding...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank GreyTraveller69
Management response:Responded 2 May 2017

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you all again in the future.

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

We have just spent a week in the Linhay at Lower Hearson Farm, with our three kids aged 9-12, along with their cousins who stayed the Grain Store. The accommodation has everything you could need for a weeks holiday, but the real draw is the...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Kate G
Management response:Responded 4 September 2016

It was wonderful having you all stay with us and we are so pleased that you had a great time.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    3 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
North Devon has many attractions both natural and cultural from wide open beaches to rugged cliff tops and wild moorland. There is plenty for families to do what ever the weather.
Getting around
A car is essential due to our rural setting
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 60.0 km
Railway: Barnstaple: 10.0 km
We are a 10 minute drive from the market town of Barnstaple in North Devon. When you book we will send you the detailed directions to be able to find us.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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