In a peaceful and secluded setting, a mile from Halwell and 1½ from Harbertonford (PO/shop, pub), two cottages and three superb barn conversions at Bickleigh Farm, all sharing an indoor heated swimming pool (39' x 19' x 3' to 4'6" deep, available 8am to 8pm, closed Tuesday 2pm to 3.15pm and Wednesday 9.15am to 10.30am in term time; occasionally also used by owners' family and friends) with toddlers' splash pool, children’s play area (swings, slides, climbing frame), large trampoline and games room (pool table, table tennis, WiFi). All are on a 300 acre working mixed farm (often lambs, calves and kittens). Conservation walks with wonderful views to Torbay and Dartmoor have been laid out across the farmland and the properties are positioned to each have their own patio and barbecue area, and share large lawns and garden. Professional catering available. These are very special places to stay. East Bickleigh (L2) and Oak Tree (L3) are the two comfortable and very attractive cottages on the same farm, converted from a 17th cent. farmhouse. They share the indoor heated swimming pool, children’s play area, trampoline and games room with L266, L267 and L135, and each has its own patio.The cottages have interconnecting doors and the dining area in one cottage can seat 12 people - useful for one large party. Many original features have been kept: beams, exposed stone, sash windows and large fireplaces. Oak Tree has living room with TV/DVD, woodburner and beams, leading to conservatory with cane furniture. Kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, washer-drier, microwave, freezer, larder fridge, gas hob/electric oven). Upstairs (stairgates), two bedrooms - a double (5' four-poster bed) with exposed stone and woodwork, lovely views down the valley and en suite bathroom (suite plus hand-shower), and a twin. Shower-room (suite). Outside, a sitting-out area (table/chairs, barbecue).
Halwell: small village (church, good food pub, filling station for basic supplies, bus route) in wooded farmland on the A381 between Totnes (town), 7 miles, and Kingsbridge, 6. Dartmouth (town) and the sea/beach at Blackpool Sands, 7 miles. Dartmouth Golf and Country Club (indoor pool), 3 miles; also, leisure park (activities, animals). Central South Hams base.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king size four poster double with en suite bathroom with bath, WC and basin, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, WC, basin. Sitting room with wood burning stove. Conservatory. Kitchen with dining area.
Halwell Halwell is a small village in wooded farmland equidistant from the busy little town of Kingsbridge and popular Totnes.
This property offers the following short breaks: