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The Linhay, Lower Hearson Farm

The Linhay Sitting Room at Lower Hearson Farm
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The Linhay Sitting Room at Lower Hearson Farm
The Linhay Sitting Room at Lower Hearson Farm
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Sand Pit at Lower Hearson Farm
Heated Outdoor Covered Swimming Pool Open Easter to End Of September
Friendly Pigs at Lower Hearson Farm
Sheep Feeding at Lower Hearson Farm
Pig Feeding at Lower Hearson Farm
Dog Walking at Lower Hearson Farm
Pigs at 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
About the Owner, Graeme P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 78 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 47 reviews and 6 properties
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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Listing #HL549325
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Altrincham, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
258 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2017 for a stay in 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 (and mucking out) the pigs. The big bonus for us was the arrival of a...

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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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Kate G
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 for a stay in August 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 rural, animal experience. The kids were invited every morning and evening to feed the chickens...

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


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Tunbridge wells
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We had a lovely stay and graham is a great host. Stella (2 1/2) still talking about her farm and all the animals!

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We are thrilled that you all had a great time. It was a pleasure having you stay with us.


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  • 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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3 Mar 2018 -
30 Mar 2018
Early March
2 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
20 Apr 2018
7 nights --
21 Apr 2018 -
4 May 2018
2 nights
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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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